The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Chief Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Security Officer
UK / England
Rank 831 908 911
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Security Officer 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Median salary £125,000 £110,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £82,500
10% offered a salary of more than £135,000 £131,250 £111,250
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £100,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%

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
75770 92206 94914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.48% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63335 78206 79140
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Chief Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Chief Security Officer in the job title.

Chief Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Chief Security Officer
Salary Trend in England

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

Chief Security Officer Salary Trend in England

Chief Security Officer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Security Officer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Chief Security Officer Salary Histogram in England

Chief Security Officer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Security Officer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +65 6 £135,000 +12.50%
North West - 2 - -
East of England +24 1 £100,000 -
Chief Security Officer
UK

Chief Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Chief Security Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Chief Security Officer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (83.33%) CISM
3 17 (70.83%) CISSP
4 16 (66.67%) CISA
5 14 (58.33%) Degree
6 11 (45.83%) Finance
7 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (33.33%) PCI DSS
9 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
10 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (29.17%) Security Monitoring
11 6 (25.00%) Personalization
11 6 (25.00%) ISO22301
11 6 (25.00%) PCI QSA
11 6 (25.00%) ISMS
11 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
11 6 (25.00%) ISSAP
11 6 (25.00%) Marketing
11 6 (25.00%) BCP
11 6 (25.00%) Data Security
12 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
13 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
13 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
13 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
13 4 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
13 4 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
14 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management

Chief Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) CESG
2 3 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (29.17%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (25.00%) BCP
4 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (25.00%) Data Security
4 6 (25.00%) ISMS
4 6 (25.00%) Personalization
5 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 4 (16.67%) Digital Forensics
6 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
7 3 (12.50%) Information Management
7 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) CISM
2 17 (70.83%) CISSP
3 16 (66.67%) CISA
4 14 (58.33%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) ISSAP
5 6 (25.00%) PCI QSA
6 3 (12.50%) CREST Certified
6 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 6 (25.00%) ISO22301
4 3 (12.50%) COBIT