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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Officer
UK / England
Rank 754 791 834
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 81 142 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 135 81
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -9.09%

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
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%

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 24 February 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 24 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 +61 50 £65,000 +6.12% 4
West Midlands +33 15 £40,000 - 1
North West -6 7 £43,000 -46.25%
South East +27 3 £45,000 -18.18%
South West -3 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
East of England +15 2 £82,500 +40.42% 1
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 24 February 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.

1 188 (98.95%) Information Security
2 120 (63.16%) CISSP
3 97 (51.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 95 (50.00%) CISM
5 71 (37.37%) CISA
6 67 (35.26%) Risk Management
7 55 (28.95%) Finance
8 53 (27.89%) PCI DSS
9 47 (24.74%) Management Information System
9 47 (24.74%) Cybersecurity
10 39 (20.53%) Risk Assessment
11 37 (19.47%) Degree
12 36 (18.95%) ISMS
13 35 (18.42%) Data Protection
14 30 (15.79%) COBIT
15 28 (14.74%) ITIL
16 26 (13.68%) Security Management
17 25 (13.16%) Data Security
17 25 (13.16%) Incident Management
18 22 (11.58%) Security Architecture
19 20 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
20 19 (10.00%) SIEM
20 19 (10.00%) Information Security Management
21 18 (9.47%) assyst
21 18 (9.47%) Network Security
21 18 (9.47%) Security Cleared
21 18 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
22 16 (8.42%) ISO22301
22 16 (8.42%) CESG
23 15 (7.89%) Banking

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 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (9.47%) assyst
2 12 (6.32%) Sentinel
3 3 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.16%) SaaS
2 5 (2.63%) IaaS
2 5 (2.63%) PaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.47%) Network Security
2 7 (3.68%) Firewall
3 2 (1.05%) Intranet
3 2 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.53%) IPv4
4 1 (0.53%) IPv6
4 1 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.05%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (28.95%) Finance
2 15 (7.89%) Banking
3 13 (6.84%) Law
4 10 (5.26%) German Language
4 10 (5.26%) Marketing
5 8 (4.21%) Spanish Language
6 6 (3.16%) French Language
6 6 (3.16%) Legal
7 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.58%) Electronics
8 3 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.74%) Management Information System
2 18 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.42%) CESG
4 15 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 12 (6.32%) Freedom of Information
5 12 (6.32%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.58%) Fintech
9 3 (1.58%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.16%) Linux
2 5 (2.63%) Windows
3 3 (1.58%) Unix
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (98.95%) Information Security
2 67 (35.26%) Risk Management
3 47 (24.74%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (20.53%) Risk Assessment
5 36 (18.95%) ISMS
6 35 (18.42%) Data Protection
7 28 (14.74%) ITIL
8 26 (13.68%) Security Management
9 25 (13.16%) Data Security
9 25 (13.16%) Incident Management
10 22 (11.58%) Security Architecture
11 20 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (10.00%) Information Security Management
12 19 (10.00%) SIEM
13 14 (7.37%) Service Delivery
14 13 (6.84%) Cryptography
14 13 (6.84%) Service Management
14 13 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (6.84%) TOGAF
15 12 (6.32%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.21%) SQL
2 3 (1.58%) C
3 2 (1.05%) Java
3 2 (1.05%) Scala
4 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 120 (63.16%) CISSP
2 95 (50.00%) CISM
3 71 (37.37%) CISA
4 37 (19.47%) Degree
5 18 (9.47%) Security Cleared
6 15 (7.89%) SC Cleared
7 13 (6.84%) CISMP
8 12 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (5.26%) CRISC
10 7 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (3.16%) ISSAP
11 6 (3.16%) PCI QSA
12 5 (2.63%) CREST Certified
13 3 (1.58%) CEH
13 3 (1.58%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.58%) SANS
14 2 (1.05%) PhD
15 1 (0.53%) CCNP
15 1 (0.53%) GIAC
15 1 (0.53%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (51.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 53 (27.89%) PCI DSS
3 30 (15.79%) COBIT
4 16 (8.42%) ISO22301
5 12 (6.32%) QA
6 8 (4.21%) COSO
7 6 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (2.11%) GDPR
8 4 (2.11%) ISO27005
9 2 (1.05%) FINRA
9 2 (1.05%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.53%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (4.74%) CSIRT
2 2 (1.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.53%) EnCase
3 1 (0.53%) Nessus
3 1 (0.53%) Nmap
3 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.53%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (4.74%) Oracle
2 7 (3.68%) Cisco
2 7 (3.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.58%) SAP
4 2 (1.05%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.53%) CA
5 1 (0.53%) Citrix
5 1 (0.53%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.53%) Forcepoint
5 1 (0.53%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.53%) Qualys
5 1 (0.53%) Symantec
5 1 (0.53%) VMware
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