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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 247 300 336
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 16 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.084% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 14
Median salary £65,000 £72,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +31.81%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6281 9529 11982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.57% 94.90% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 8135 10138
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 £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (85.71%) CISSP
3 12 (57.14%) Finance
4 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (42.86%) CISM
6 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
7 7 (33.33%) Firewall
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (33.33%) CCNA
7 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
8 6 (28.57%) SSCP
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (23.81%) Security Management
9 5 (23.81%) SIEM
10 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
10 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
10 4 (19.05%) ISMS
10 4 (19.05%) CLAS
10 4 (19.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (19.05%) CISMP
10 4 (19.05%) CESG
10 4 (19.05%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
11 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 3 (14.29%) Banking
11 3 (14.29%) Network Security
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
12 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (9.52%) 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 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) CESG
2 4 (19.05%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (23.81%) Security Management
4 5 (23.81%) SIEM
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
5 4 (19.05%) ISMS
5 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
8 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CISSP
2 9 (42.86%) CISM
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (28.57%) SSCP
5 4 (19.05%) CISMP
5 4 (19.05%) CLAS
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) CASP
7 1 (4.76%) CISA
7 1 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (4.76%) CRISC
7 1 (4.76%) ISSAP
7 1 (4.76%) ISSEP
7 1 (4.76%) ISSMP
7 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
City, London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago