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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 763 850 921
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +71
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 132 98 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.095% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.098% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 105 88 41
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,400 £80,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.38% +3.52%
Information Security Officer
UK

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
87554 99617 109098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74678 83101 90011
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +58 62 £55,000 -8.33% 3
West Midlands -7 27 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +33 19 £39,500 -1.25% 2
South East +42 8 £66,250 +47.22%
North West +20 5 £40,000 -23.80%
East of England +37 4 - -
East Midlands +9 4 £82,500 -
South West +16 3 £75,000 +130.76%
Information Security Officer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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.

1 258 (100.00%) Information Security
2 165 (63.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 144 (55.81%) CISSP
4 95 (36.82%) CISM
5 87 (33.72%) Management Information System
6 80 (31.01%) Security Management
7 75 (29.07%) ISMS
8 74 (28.68%) PCI DSS
9 71 (27.52%) Information Security Management
10 67 (25.97%) Finance
11 64 (24.81%) Data Protection
12 60 (23.26%) Risk Management
13 56 (21.71%) CISA
14 49 (18.99%) Risk Assessment
15 40 (15.50%) Data Protection Act
16 37 (14.34%) ITIL
17 36 (13.95%) Legal
18 35 (13.57%) SIEM
19 34 (13.18%) Degree
20 29 (11.24%) ISO27002
21 28 (10.85%) Disaster Recovery
21 28 (10.85%) Project Management
22 27 (10.47%) Business Continuity
22 27 (10.47%) CISMP
23 25 (9.69%) Statistical Analysis
24 24 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
25 23 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
26 20 (7.75%) Internal Audit
26 20 (7.75%) CA
27 19 (7.36%) COBIT

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 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (4.65%) MS Office
2 11 (4.26%) MS Project
2 11 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.49%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) IaaS
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.81%) Network Security
2 12 (4.65%) Firewall
3 8 (3.10%) IPv4
3 8 (3.10%) IPv6
3 8 (3.10%) VPN
4 7 (2.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.39%) GIS
General
1 67 (25.97%) Finance
2 36 (13.95%) Legal
3 10 (3.88%) Law
4 8 (3.10%) Marketing
5 7 (2.71%) Banking
6 5 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.78%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.39%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 87 (33.72%) Management Information System
2 40 (15.50%) Data Protection Act
3 23 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.36%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.65%) CESG
6 9 (3.49%) CESG CLAS
6 9 (3.49%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (3.49%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.94%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.39%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.39%) Fintech
8 1 (0.39%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.39%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.39%) iPad
8 1 (0.39%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.94%) Windows
2 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.39%) Unix
4 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (100.00%) Information Security
2 80 (31.01%) Security Management
3 75 (29.07%) ISMS
4 71 (27.52%) Information Security Management
5 64 (24.81%) Data Protection
6 60 (23.26%) Risk Management
7 49 (18.99%) Risk Assessment
8 37 (14.34%) ITIL
9 35 (13.57%) SIEM
10 28 (10.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (10.85%) Project Management
11 27 (10.47%) Business Continuity
12 25 (9.69%) Statistical Analysis
13 24 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (7.75%) Internal Audit
15 16 (6.20%) Penetration Testing
16 14 (5.43%) IT Governance
17 13 (5.04%) Cybersecurity
17 13 (5.04%) Data Security
17 13 (5.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.78%) C
2 1 (0.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (55.81%) CISSP
2 95 (36.82%) CISM
3 56 (21.71%) CISA
4 34 (13.18%) Degree
5 27 (10.47%) CISMP
6 14 (5.43%) SSCP
7 13 (5.04%) CRISC
8 12 (4.65%) SC Cleared
8 12 (4.65%) Security Cleared
9 10 (3.88%) CLAS
10 5 (1.94%) GSEC
11 4 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.78%) CCNA
14 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.39%) CCNP
14 1 (0.39%) CESG Certified Professional
14 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.39%) MCSA
14 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (63.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (28.68%) PCI DSS
3 29 (11.24%) ISO27002
4 19 (7.36%) COBIT
5 18 (6.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (3.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (3.49%) COSO
8 5 (1.94%) ISO22301
9 4 (1.55%) ISAE 3402
9 4 (1.55%) ISO 9001
9 4 (1.55%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.78%) RMADS
11 1 (0.39%) BS7799
11 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 20 (7.75%) CA
2 14 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.88%) LogRhythm
4 4 (1.55%) VMware
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco
5 2 (0.78%) Computacenter
5 2 (0.78%) EMC
5 2 (0.78%) Intel Security
5 2 (0.78%) Splunk
6 1 (0.39%) Citrix
6 1 (0.39%) F5
6 1 (0.39%) HP
6 1 (0.39%) NetApp
6 1 (0.39%) Sony
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