The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Information Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 226 281 323
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 12 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.13% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Median salary £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Information Security Officer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5779 8245 10893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.59% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5280 7146 9155
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Information Security Officer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Information Security Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
4 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
5 9 (36.00%) Network Security
5 9 (36.00%) CISSP
5 9 (36.00%) CISM
6 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (28.00%) Finance
7 7 (28.00%) CRISC
8 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
9 5 (20.00%) ISO27002
10 4 (16.00%) Security Auditing
10 4 (16.00%) Regulatory Compliance
10 4 (16.00%) ISO27005
10 4 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) Linux
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
11 3 (12.00%) Legal
11 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (12.00%) Banking
12 2 (8.00%) Facilities Management
12 2 (8.00%) Marketing
12 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
12 2 (8.00%) SIEM
12 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
12 2 (8.00%) SANS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) Risk Management
3 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (16.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (16.00%) Security Auditing
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.00%) Facilities Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) SIEM
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (4.00%) Innovation Management
7 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CISM
1 9 (36.00%) CISSP
2 7 (28.00%) CRISC
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) SANS
4 1 (4.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (20.00%) ISO27002
3 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (16.00%) ISO27005
5 2 (8.00%) COBIT
6 1 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago