The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Officer
Rank 231 245 269
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 22 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 9
Average salary £38,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.75% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7582 6919 8605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.95% 94.73% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6233 5928 7331
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Officer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in the East of England

Security Officer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Officer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Security Officer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
Essex - 12 £46,250 - 1
Hertfordshire +3 9 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Security Officer
England

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (97.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (67.65%) PCI DSS
3 22 (64.71%) Business Continuity
4 18 (52.94%) Data Protection Act
4 18 (52.94%) ISO 9001
4 18 (52.94%) ISEB
4 18 (52.94%) Intranet
4 18 (52.94%) Data Security
4 18 (52.94%) Legal
4 18 (52.94%) Information Governance
4 18 (52.94%) Data Protection
5 16 (47.06%) Information Security
6 10 (29.41%) Risk Management
7 9 (26.47%) Network Security
7 9 (26.47%) Data Management
8 4 (11.76%) CISA
8 4 (11.76%) CISSP
9 3 (8.82%) C
9 3 (8.82%) CISM
9 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
9 3 (8.82%) Finance
9 3 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
10 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.88%) ITIL
10 2 (5.88%) EMV
11 1 (2.94%) Degree
11 1 (2.94%) COBIT

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (52.94%) Intranet
2 9 (26.47%) Network Security
General
1 18 (52.94%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Business Continuity
2 18 (52.94%) Data Security
2 18 (52.94%) Information Governance
2 18 (52.94%) Data Protection
3 16 (47.06%) Information Security
4 10 (29.41%) Risk Management
5 9 (26.47%) Data Management
6 3 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
8 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) ISEB
2 4 (11.76%) CISA
2 4 (11.76%) CISSP
3 3 (8.82%) CISM
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (97.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (67.65%) PCI DSS
3 18 (52.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.94%) COBIT
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