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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 243 303 347
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 23 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.12% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.12% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 10
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £45,000 £50,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
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
6052 9817 12324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.79% 94.74% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5521 8409 10414
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 29 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (72.41%) CISSP
3 14 (48.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (41.38%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) CISM
5 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
6 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
6 8 (27.59%) Security Architecture
6 8 (27.59%) Network Security
7 7 (24.14%) CRISC
7 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
7 7 (24.14%) Firewall
7 7 (24.14%) CCNA
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (20.69%) Cisco
8 6 (20.69%) SSCP
8 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (20.69%) SIEM
9 5 (17.24%) ISO27002
10 4 (13.79%) Degree
11 3 (10.34%) Banking
12 2 (6.90%) ISSAP
12 2 (6.90%) ISSEP
12 2 (6.90%) ISSMP
12 2 (6.90%) CISMP
12 2 (6.90%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (6.90%) CESG
12 2 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (6.90%) Project Management

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 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Network Security
2 7 (24.14%) Firewall
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) CESG
2 2 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
2 8 (27.59%) Security Architecture
3 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
4 6 (20.69%) SIEM
4 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Management
5 2 (6.90%) ISMS
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Security Management
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.45%) Information Governance
6 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) CISSP
2 12 (41.38%) CISM
3 7 (24.14%) CCNA
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (24.14%) CRISC
4 6 (20.69%) SSCP
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) CASP
6 2 (6.90%) CISA
6 2 (6.90%) CISMP
6 2 (6.90%) CLAS
6 2 (6.90%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (6.90%) ISSAP
6 2 (6.90%) ISSEP
6 2 (6.90%) ISSMP
6 2 (6.90%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.24%) ISO27002
3 2 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco
City, London
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