The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chief Information Security Officer
Rank 869 911 869
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Security Officer 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.006% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £96,250 £105,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £110,000 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Chief Information Security Officer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 29 May 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
London +49 1 £92,500 -11.90%
West Midlands - 1 £100,000 - 1
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Chief Information Security Officer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) ISACA
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) BYOD
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) SIEM
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) COBIT

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) BYOD
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) ISACA
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk
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