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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 767 837 916
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +79
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 131 123 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 95 109 33
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
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
88595 99120 104958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75423 82622 86348
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 £26,500
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 July 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 July 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 +37 59 £60,000 +2.12% 7
West Midlands +23 28 £42,500 +24.08% 1
Yorkshire +39 18 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South East +20 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
South West +24 7 £50,000 +53.84% 1
East of England +36 5 £85,000 +25.92%
North West +20 3 £40,000 -23.80%
East Midlands +4 3 £110,000 +57.14%
Information Security Officer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 251 (100.00%) Information Security
2 156 (62.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 135 (53.78%) CISSP
4 81 (32.27%) CISM
5 80 (31.87%) Management Information System
6 69 (27.49%) PCI DSS
7 68 (27.09%) Data Protection
7 68 (27.09%) Finance
8 66 (26.29%) Risk Management
9 65 (25.90%) Security Management
10 63 (25.10%) ISMS
11 61 (24.30%) CISA
12 53 (21.12%) Information Security Management
13 51 (20.32%) Risk Assessment
14 44 (17.53%) Degree
15 42 (16.73%) SIEM
16 39 (15.54%) Legal
17 38 (15.14%) Data Protection Act
17 38 (15.14%) ITIL
18 32 (12.75%) Project Management
19 30 (11.95%) ISO27002
20 27 (10.76%) Statistical Analysis
21 26 (10.36%) Disaster Recovery
22 25 (9.96%) Internal Audit
23 24 (9.56%) Business Continuity
24 23 (9.16%) COBIT
25 22 (8.76%) Computer Science
25 22 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
25 22 (8.76%) CA
26 21 (8.37%) Network Security

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 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (5.18%) MS Office
2 12 (4.78%) MS Project
2 12 (4.78%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) IaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.37%) Network Security
2 17 (6.77%) Firewall
3 14 (5.58%) VPN
4 12 (4.78%) IPv4
4 12 (4.78%) IPv6
5 7 (2.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.20%) Internet
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.40%) GIS
1 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
General
1 68 (27.09%) Finance
2 39 (15.54%) Legal
3 13 (5.18%) Law
4 9 (3.59%) Marketing
5 8 (3.19%) Banking
6 6 (2.39%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.80%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.40%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 80 (31.87%) Management Information System
2 38 (15.14%) Data Protection Act
3 22 (8.76%) Computer Science
4 21 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.58%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.79%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.20%) CESG
8 3 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Fintech
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.79%) Windows
2 4 (1.59%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.80%) Unix
3 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (100.00%) Information Security
2 68 (27.09%) Data Protection
3 66 (26.29%) Risk Management
4 65 (25.90%) Security Management
5 63 (25.10%) ISMS
6 53 (21.12%) Information Security Management
7 51 (20.32%) Risk Assessment
8 42 (16.73%) SIEM
9 38 (15.14%) ITIL
10 32 (12.75%) Project Management
11 27 (10.76%) Statistical Analysis
12 26 (10.36%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (9.96%) Internal Audit
14 24 (9.56%) Business Continuity
15 22 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (7.17%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (7.17%) Data Security
17 17 (6.77%) IT Governance
17 17 (6.77%) Penetration Testing
17 17 (6.77%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.80%) C
1 2 (0.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (53.78%) CISSP
2 81 (32.27%) CISM
3 61 (24.30%) CISA
4 44 (17.53%) Degree
5 15 (5.98%) CRISC
5 15 (5.98%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.98%) Security Cleared
6 14 (5.58%) SSCP
7 11 (4.38%) CISMP
8 7 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.20%) GSEC
10 2 (0.80%) CCNA
10 2 (0.80%) CEH
10 2 (0.80%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.80%) CHFI
10 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.80%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.80%) GIAC
10 2 (0.80%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.40%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (62.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (27.49%) PCI DSS
3 30 (11.95%) ISO27002
4 23 (9.16%) COBIT
5 16 (6.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (3.59%) COSO
7 7 (2.79%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (2.79%) SAS 70
8 5 (1.99%) ISO22301
9 3 (1.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (1.20%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.80%) SLA
11 1 (0.40%) BS7799
11 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.40%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 22 (8.76%) CA
2 14 (5.58%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.78%) LogRhythm
4 4 (1.59%) VMware
5 2 (0.80%) Cisco
5 2 (0.80%) Computacenter
5 2 (0.80%) EMC
5 2 (0.80%) Intel Security
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle
5 2 (0.80%) Splunk
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix
6 1 (0.40%) F5
6 1 (0.40%) HP
6 1 (0.40%) NetApp
6 1 (0.40%) SAP
6 1 (0.40%) Sony
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Salary: £34500.00 - £37000.00 per annum
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City of Westminster
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Salary: £34500.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Ebury
Salary: £34500.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £165,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago