The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Information Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Officer
UK / England
Rank 723 769 825
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +56
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 104 146 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.16% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 83 134 66
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%

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
75025 89999 94835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62757 76295 79421
Median salary £47,500 £45,790 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.73% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in England

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in England

Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in England

Information 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 Information Security Officer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 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 +60 58 £65,000 +8.33% 8
West Midlands +27 22 £40,000 +53.84%
North West -2 10 £50,000 -20.00% 2
South East +44 4 £72,500 +11.53% 1
Yorkshire +15 4 £50,000 +5.26%
South West +11 2 £36,000 +10.76%
East of England +9 2 £82,500 +57.14%
East Midlands -1 1 £75,000 +33.33%
North East - 1 £29,500 -
Information Security Officer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Information 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 Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 206 (100.00%) Information Security
2 121 (58.74%) CISSP
3 111 (53.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 100 (48.54%) CISM
5 76 (36.89%) Risk Management
6 70 (33.98%) CISA
7 65 (31.55%) Finance
8 59 (28.64%) PCI DSS
9 54 (26.21%) Management Information System
10 44 (21.36%) Cybersecurity
11 43 (20.87%) ISMS
12 41 (19.90%) Risk Assessment
12 41 (19.90%) Data Protection
13 40 (19.42%) Degree
14 34 (16.50%) ITIL
15 30 (14.56%) COBIT
16 27 (13.11%) Data Security
16 27 (13.11%) Security Management
17 26 (12.62%) Continuous Improvement
18 24 (11.65%) Security Architecture
19 22 (10.68%) Incident Management
20 21 (10.19%) SIEM
21 19 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (9.22%) Network Security
22 18 (8.74%) CESG
22 18 (8.74%) Information Security Management
22 18 (8.74%) Security Cleared
23 17 (8.25%) Banking
23 17 (8.25%) assyst
24 15 (7.28%) Cryptography

Information 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (8.25%) assyst
2 11 (5.34%) Sentinel
3 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) SaaS
2 5 (2.43%) IaaS
2 5 (2.43%) PaaS
3 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.22%) Network Security
2 8 (3.88%) Firewall
3 3 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.97%) Internet
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.49%) Intranet
5 1 (0.49%) SMS
5 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.97%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (31.55%) Finance
2 17 (8.25%) Banking
3 14 (6.80%) Law
4 11 (5.34%) Marketing
5 10 (4.85%) German Language
6 8 (3.88%) Legal
6 8 (3.88%) Spanish Language
7 6 (2.91%) French Language
8 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.46%) Electronics
10 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) .NET
1 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 54 (26.21%) Management Information System
2 19 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (8.74%) CESG
4 15 (7.28%) Cryptography
4 15 (7.28%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.83%) Computer Science
6 11 (5.34%) Freedom of Information
6 11 (5.34%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (3.40%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.91%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (1.94%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.97%) Fintech
12 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.88%) Linux
2 7 (3.40%) Windows
3 3 (1.46%) Unix
4 1 (0.49%) AIX
4 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (100.00%) Information Security
2 76 (36.89%) Risk Management
3 44 (21.36%) Cybersecurity
4 43 (20.87%) ISMS
5 41 (19.90%) Data Protection
5 41 (19.90%) Risk Assessment
6 34 (16.50%) ITIL
7 27 (13.11%) Data Security
7 27 (13.11%) Security Management
8 26 (12.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (11.65%) Security Architecture
10 22 (10.68%) Incident Management
11 21 (10.19%) SIEM
12 18 (8.74%) Information Security Management
13 15 (7.28%) Security Monitoring
14 14 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement Process
14 14 (6.80%) Internal Audit
14 14 (6.80%) IT Governance
15 13 (6.31%) Service Delivery
15 13 (6.31%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.37%) SQL
2 3 (1.46%) C
3 2 (0.97%) Java
3 2 (0.97%) Scala
4 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (58.74%) CISSP
2 100 (48.54%) CISM
3 70 (33.98%) CISA
4 40 (19.42%) Degree
5 18 (8.74%) Security Cleared
6 15 (7.28%) SC Cleared
7 14 (6.80%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (6.31%) CISMP
9 11 (5.34%) CRISC
10 7 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.91%) ISSAP
11 6 (2.91%) PCI QSA
12 5 (2.43%) CREST Certified
13 4 (1.94%) CEH
13 4 (1.94%) SANS
14 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.97%) CESG Certified Professional
15 2 (0.97%) GIAC
15 2 (0.97%) PhD
16 1 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (53.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (28.64%) PCI DSS
3 30 (14.56%) COBIT
4 12 (5.83%) ISO22301
5 11 (5.34%) QA
6 10 (4.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (4.37%) COSO
8 5 (2.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (2.43%) ISO27005
9 4 (1.94%) GDPR
10 2 (0.97%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (3.40%) CSIRT
2 1 (0.49%) EnCase
2 1 (0.49%) Nessus
2 1 (0.49%) Nmap
2 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.49%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 10 (4.85%) Oracle
2 7 (3.40%) Cisco
2 7 (3.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.46%) SAP
4 2 (0.97%) CA
4 2 (0.97%) FINRA
4 2 (0.97%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.49%) Citrix
5 1 (0.49%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (0.49%) Forcepoint
5 1 (0.49%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.49%) Qualys
5 1 (0.49%) Symantec
5 1 (0.49%) VMware
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Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
London Borough of Enfield
Salary: From £32,307 to £34,935 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 16 days ago