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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 206 260 321
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 30 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.044% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.046% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 5
Median salary £62,500 £142,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.14% +103.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £142,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £142,500 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
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
5153 6523 10561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.90% 96.08% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4662 5782 9185
Median salary £57,500 £57,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 50 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (62.00%) CISSP
3 24 (48.00%) CISM
4 21 (42.00%) Risk Management
5 20 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 17 (34.00%) CISA
6 17 (34.00%) Legal
7 14 (28.00%) Service Management
8 13 (26.00%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (26.00%) Security Architecture
8 13 (26.00%) E-Discovery
8 13 (26.00%) Change Control
9 12 (24.00%) Finance
10 11 (22.00%) PCI DSS
11 10 (20.00%) Network Security
11 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (20.00%) Banking
12 9 (18.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (18.00%) Security Operations
12 9 (18.00%) CRISC
13 8 (16.00%) Veritas eDiscovery
14 7 (14.00%) ISO27005
14 7 (14.00%) Identity Access Management
14 7 (14.00%) Security Auditing
14 7 (14.00%) Regulatory Compliance
14 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
14 7 (14.00%) Windows
14 7 (14.00%) Linux

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 (16.00%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (34.00%) Legal
2 12 (24.00%) Finance
3 10 (20.00%) Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) German Language
5 2 (4.00%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.00%) Electronics
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (42.00%) Risk Management
3 14 (28.00%) Service Management
4 13 (26.00%) Change Control
4 13 (26.00%) E-Discovery
4 13 (26.00%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (26.00%) Security Architecture
5 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (18.00%) Security Operations
6 7 (14.00%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (14.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 7 (14.00%) Security Auditing
7 6 (12.00%) Security Management
8 5 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (8.00%) ITIL
10 3 (6.00%) Line Management
10 3 (6.00%) Security Testing
10 3 (6.00%) SIEM
10 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (4.00%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) CISSP
2 24 (48.00%) CISM
3 17 (34.00%) CISA
4 9 (18.00%) CRISC
5 7 (14.00%) Degree
6 4 (8.00%) SANS
7 3 (6.00%) CASP
7 3 (6.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (6.00%) ISSAP
7 3 (6.00%) ISSEP
7 3 (6.00%) ISSMP
7 3 (6.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (18.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (14.00%) ISO27005
5 6 (12.00%) COBIT
6 1 (2.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (2.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) SAP
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Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + exceptional benefits + bonus
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