The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Head of Security 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
Head of Security
Rank 175 185 186
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Security 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.19% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Median salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Head of Security
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3224 3625 3754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.40% 97.24% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 3013 3138
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,403 £24,106 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Head of Security in the job title.

Head of Security Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Head of Security
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Security across the East Midlands region.

Head of Security Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Head of Security
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Security across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Head of Security Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Head of Security
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Security within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £55,000 -50.00%
Head of Security
England

Head of Security Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Head of Security 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 East Midlands region featuring Head of Security in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Budget Control
3 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security Governance
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) RSA Archer
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) CISM

Head of Security Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Budget Control
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) RSA Archer