The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Security role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Security in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Security
Rank - 193 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Security 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.055% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.057% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £63,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £67,500 £57,550
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +17.28%
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
3511 3495 2969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.07% 96.89% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 2965 2624
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Head of Security 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 Head of Security in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) IRCA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Head of Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Head of Security 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 Head of Security in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) IRCA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001