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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 240 302 328
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 20 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.20% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.21% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 9
Median salary £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £49,500 £48,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £81,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +16.88%
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
6029 9991 11863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.02% 95.10% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5497 8559 9918
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (66.67%) CISSP
3 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (36.67%) CISM
6 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
7 9 (30.00%) Network Security
7 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
8 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
8 8 (26.67%) Firewall
8 8 (26.67%) CRISC
9 7 (23.33%) SIEM
9 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
9 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (23.33%) CCNA
10 6 (20.00%) Cisco
10 6 (20.00%) SSCP
10 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (16.67%) Banking
11 5 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (16.67%) ISO27002
12 4 (13.33%) CISA
13 3 (10.00%) ISSAP
13 3 (10.00%) ISSEP
13 3 (10.00%) ISSMP
13 3 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
13 3 (10.00%) CASP
14 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
14 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Network Security
2 8 (26.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
4 7 (23.33%) SIEM
5 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) B2C
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Data Security
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) CISSP
2 11 (36.67%) CISM
3 8 (26.67%) CRISC
4 7 (23.33%) CCNA
4 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (20.00%) SSCP
6 5 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (13.33%) CISA
8 3 (10.00%) CASP
8 3 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (10.00%) ISSAP
8 3 (10.00%) ISSEP
8 3 (10.00%) ISSMP
8 3 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) ISO27002
3 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago