The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Officer 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 Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Officer
Rank 167 171 160
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £43,750 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +4.79%
Security Officer
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
3026 3462 2883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.25% 96.49% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2516 2856 2537
Average salary £38,800 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Security Officer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Security Officer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Officer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +13 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Derbyshire - 1 £47,500 -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
4 4 (50.00%) CISSP
4 4 (50.00%) Security Management
4 4 (50.00%) CISA
4 4 (50.00%) CISM
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) CA
5 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) MS Project
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (37.50%) ISMS
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
5 3 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
1 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) ISMS
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) CISA
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) CA