The first table below looks at the demand for the Chief Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Information Security Officer
Rank 892 858 887
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Security Officer 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.005% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £100,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £80,000
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108008 100411 112253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88395 84589 96881
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,988 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Chief Information Security Officer
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Chief Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Chief Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Chief Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in England

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

Chief Information Security Officer Salary Trend in England

Chief Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Information Security Officer across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Chief Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in England

Chief Information Security Officer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Information Security Officer within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London - 8 £105,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £85,000 -
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Chief Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Chief Information 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 Chief Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (70.59%) CISSP
3 9 (52.94%) CISM
4 8 (47.06%) Legal
5 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (35.29%) CISA
6 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
6 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
7 5 (29.41%) Security Management
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (17.65%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
9 3 (17.65%) CEH
9 3 (17.65%) CISMP
9 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
9 3 (17.65%) Network Security
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 3 (17.65%) CGEIT
10 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 2 (11.76%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
10 2 (11.76%) Information Security Governance
10 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
10 2 (11.76%) CESG
10 2 (11.76%) CESG CLAS

Chief Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Chief Information 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 Chief Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
General
1 8 (47.06%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) CESG
2 2 (11.76%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) Security Management
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.76%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CISSP
2 9 (52.94%) CISM
3 6 (35.29%) CISA
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (17.65%) CEH
5 3 (17.65%) CISMP
5 3 (17.65%) CGEIT
6 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.88%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (5.88%) COSO
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Capita