The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Officer
Rank 331 314 302
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.058% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.063% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 13
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.22%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11422 11165 12223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.26% 93.25% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9566 9803 11143
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Officer
London

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Officer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the City of London region.

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Security Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) French Language
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) COBIT
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) BCP
6 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Data Security
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Security Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 3 (37.50%) French Language
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) BCP
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) COBIT
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft