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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Security
Rank 172 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Security 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.094% 0.026% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.027% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £78,750 £100,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £71,250 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+12.28% -8.06%
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
3111 3706 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.62% 97.81% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2427 3003 2998
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +4 1 £85,000 -15.00%
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £72,500 -
Head of Security
England

Head of Security Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) Budget Control
2 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) ISMS
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Budget Control
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) ISMS
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS