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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Information Security Officer
Rank - 825 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Security Officer 0 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.016% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.017% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £116,250 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+210.00% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101620 95984 106229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83829 80449 91820
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Chief Information Security Officer
UK

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
3 6 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) CISA
5 4 (40.00%) Legal
6 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (30.00%) Security Management
6 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (30.00%) CGEIT
6 3 (30.00%) Information Security Governance
6 3 (30.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (30.00%) CEH
6 3 (30.00%) CISMP
7 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) CESG
7 2 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (10.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) FMCG
8 1 (10.00%) IT Governance

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

General
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) CESG
2 2 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (30.00%) Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
1 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) CISA
4 3 (30.00%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) CGEIT
4 3 (30.00%) CEH
4 3 (30.00%) CISMP
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001