The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Officer
Rank 321 308 331
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 11 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.060% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.064% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Average salary £56,500 £43,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.14% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -16.19%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Officer
London

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Security Officer across the City of London region.

Security Officer Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Officer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Officer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 11 (64.71%) CISSP
3 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Project Management
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
6 5 (29.41%) CISM
6 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 4 (23.53%) Security Management
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) Service Management
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Data Security
8 3 (17.65%) Legal
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
8 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
8 3 (17.65%) COBIT
8 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
9 2 (11.76%) ISMS
9 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
9 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (11.76%) Network Security
9 2 (11.76%) French Language

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.76%) French Language
5 1 (5.88%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Management
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
5 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) ISMS
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.76%) Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CISSP
2 5 (29.41%) CISM
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CRISC
4 1 (5.88%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) COBIT
2 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Sophos
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) LANDesk