The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Officer
Rank 294 327 324
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 12 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.084% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.091% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £82,500 £61,250 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.69% -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,400 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.95% -10.22%
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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Officer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 December 2014.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Security Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Officer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) CISSP
5 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
5 7 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (43.75%) CISM
5 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
6 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
6 6 (37.50%) Information Security Management
6 6 (37.50%) CISA
6 6 (37.50%) Security Management
6 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
6 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
7 5 (31.25%) ISMS
7 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) CRISC
8 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (25.00%) E-Discovery
9 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (18.75%) Data Security
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (12.50%) Network Security
10 2 (12.50%) COBIT
10 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 2 (12.50%) Retail

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Security Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.25%) Equities
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) FMCG
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) Risk Management
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security Management
3 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 6 (37.50%) Security Management
4 5 (31.25%) ISMS
4 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (25.00%) E-Discovery
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Data Security
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) CISM
3 6 (37.50%) CISA
4 4 (25.00%) CRISC
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (43.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (12.50%) COBIT
5 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (6.25%) COSO
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
City, London
Red10
Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, bonus, gym, healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago