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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Officer
London / City of London
Rank 214 250 308
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 10 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.074% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.077% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 5
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £55,000 £72,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £107,500 £104,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-12.01% -13.63%

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
4815 6488 9789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.42% 95.75% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5789 8418
Median salary £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £84,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 39 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (69.23%) CISSP
3 18 (46.15%) CISM
3 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 16 (41.03%) Management Information System
5 15 (38.46%) Legal
6 14 (35.90%) CISA
7 13 (33.33%) Service Management
8 12 (30.77%) E-Discovery
8 12 (30.77%) Change Control
8 12 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (25.64%) Security Operations
10 9 (23.08%) Security Architecture
11 7 (17.95%) Veritas eDiscovery
11 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
11 7 (17.95%) Network Security
12 6 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (15.38%) Finance
13 5 (12.82%) Security Management
13 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
14 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
14 4 (10.26%) Windows
14 4 (10.26%) Linux
14 4 (10.26%) Degree
14 4 (10.26%) COBIT
14 4 (10.26%) Regulatory Compliance
14 4 (10.26%) ISO27005
14 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity

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 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 15 (38.46%) Legal
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) German Language
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
3 13 (33.33%) Service Management
4 12 (30.77%) Change Control
4 12 (30.77%) E-Discovery
4 12 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Security Operations
6 9 (23.08%) Security Architecture
7 6 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (12.82%) Security Management
9 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (10.26%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (10.26%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (10.26%) Security Auditing
10 3 (7.69%) Line Management
10 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (5.13%) Information Security Management
11 2 (5.13%) ITIL
11 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
11 2 (5.13%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) CISSP
2 18 (46.15%) CISM
3 14 (35.90%) CISA
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) CRISC
6 2 (5.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
2 6 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (10.26%) COBIT
3 4 (10.26%) ISO27005
4 1 (2.56%) GDPR
4 1 (2.56%) ISO22301
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) SAP
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + benefits, bonus
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