The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Officer
London / City of London
Rank 202 257 294
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 18 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 6
Median salary £63,750 £55,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £73,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £107,500 £101,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,896 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-13.90% -9.52%

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
4804 6197 9793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 95.87% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4378 5553 8541
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 22 January 2017.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Security Officer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (70.45%) CISSP
3 22 (50.00%) CISM
4 19 (43.18%) Management Information System
4 19 (43.18%) Risk Management
5 17 (38.64%) Legal
6 15 (34.09%) CISA
7 14 (31.82%) Service Management
8 13 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (29.55%) E-Discovery
8 13 (29.55%) Change Control
9 10 (22.73%) PCI DSS
10 9 (20.45%) Security Operations
10 9 (20.45%) Security Architecture
10 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (20.45%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (20.45%) Finance
10 9 (20.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (18.18%) Veritas eDiscovery
12 7 (15.91%) Regulatory Compliance
12 7 (15.91%) Network Security
12 7 (15.91%) Security Auditing
12 7 (15.91%) ISO27005
12 7 (15.91%) Identity Access Management
12 7 (15.91%) Windows
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
12 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
12 7 (15.91%) Security Management
12 7 (15.91%) Banking

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:

Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Network Security
2 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 17 (38.64%) Legal
2 9 (20.45%) Finance
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) German Language
5 2 (4.55%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.27%) Electronics
6 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (43.18%) Risk Management
3 14 (31.82%) Service Management
4 13 (29.55%) Change Control
4 13 (29.55%) E-Discovery
4 13 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (20.45%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (20.45%) Security Architecture
5 9 (20.45%) Security Operations
6 7 (15.91%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (15.91%) Regulatory Compliance
6 7 (15.91%) Security Auditing
6 7 (15.91%) Security Management
7 5 (11.36%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL
9 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (6.82%) Line Management
9 3 (6.82%) Security Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (4.55%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) CISSP
2 22 (50.00%) CISM
3 15 (34.09%) CISA
4 6 (13.64%) CRISC
4 6 (13.64%) Degree
5 4 (9.09%) SANS
6 1 (2.27%) CASP
6 1 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.27%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.27%) ISSEP
6 1 (2.27%) ISSMP
6 1 (2.27%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) PCI DSS
2 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (15.91%) ISO27005
4 6 (13.64%) COBIT
5 1 (2.27%) GDPR
5 1 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) SAP
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