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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 775 837 916
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +79
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 117 100 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.098% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 104 84 48
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £40,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £81,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -0.57%
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
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
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 £70,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +53 58 £65,000 +13.04% 4
West Midlands -1 21 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Yorkshire +20 14 £37,500 -16.66% 3
South East +28 11 £50,000 +20.48%
North West +20 5 £40,000 -23.80% 1
East Midlands +16 3 £55,000 -
South West +3 3 £41,500 - 1
East of England +29 2 - - 2
Information Security Officer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 257 (100.00%) Information Security
2 169 (65.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 150 (58.37%) CISSP
4 105 (40.86%) CISM
5 95 (36.96%) Management Information System
6 93 (36.19%) Security Management
7 81 (31.52%) Information Security Management
8 78 (30.35%) ISMS
9 75 (29.18%) Finance
10 65 (25.29%) Data Protection
11 64 (24.90%) PCI DSS
12 56 (21.79%) CISA
13 51 (19.84%) Risk Management
14 45 (17.51%) Risk Assessment
15 41 (15.95%) Data Protection Act
16 40 (15.56%) Business Continuity
16 40 (15.56%) ITIL
17 37 (14.40%) Legal
18 33 (12.84%) Disaster Recovery
18 33 (12.84%) SIEM
19 32 (12.45%) Project Management
20 31 (12.06%) Degree
21 30 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (10.89%) CISMP
23 27 (10.51%) COBIT
24 26 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
25 23 (8.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
26 22 (8.56%) Computer Science
27 19 (7.39%) Statistical Analysis
28 18 (7.00%) SSCP

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 7 (2.72%) MS Office
2 6 (2.33%) MS Project
2 6 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.33%) 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 18 (7.00%) Firewall
2 15 (5.84%) Network Security
3 8 (3.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (1.95%) Internet
5 3 (1.17%) VPN
6 2 (0.78%) LAN
6 2 (0.78%) SSL
6 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.78%) WAN
6 2 (0.78%) Wireless
6 2 (0.78%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.39%) IPv4
7 1 (0.39%) IPv6
7 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.39%) GIS
General
1 75 (29.18%) Finance
2 37 (14.40%) Legal
3 10 (3.89%) Banking
4 7 (2.72%) Law
4 7 (2.72%) Marketing
5 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.17%) Publishing
7 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.39%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 95 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 41 (15.95%) Data Protection Act
3 30 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (8.56%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.45%) CESG
6 11 (4.28%) CESG CLAS
6 11 (4.28%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.78%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.39%) Biometrics
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 8 (3.11%) Windows
2 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.78%) Unix
3 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (100.00%) Information Security
2 93 (36.19%) Security Management
3 81 (31.52%) Information Security Management
4 78 (30.35%) ISMS
5 65 (25.29%) Data Protection
6 51 (19.84%) Risk Management
7 45 (17.51%) Risk Assessment
8 40 (15.56%) Business Continuity
8 40 (15.56%) ITIL
9 33 (12.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 33 (12.84%) SIEM
10 32 (12.45%) Project Management
11 26 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (7.39%) Statistical Analysis
13 17 (6.61%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (5.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 14 (5.45%) Internal Audit
15 14 (5.45%) Security Architecture
16 13 (5.06%) Information Management
17 12 (4.67%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.78%) C
1 2 (0.78%) Perl
1 2 (0.78%) Python
1 2 (0.78%) Ruby
2 1 (0.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 150 (58.37%) CISSP
2 105 (40.86%) CISM
3 56 (21.79%) CISA
4 31 (12.06%) Degree
5 28 (10.89%) CISMP
6 18 (7.00%) SSCP
7 12 (4.67%) CLAS
8 10 (3.89%) Security Cleared
9 9 (3.50%) SC Cleared
10 6 (2.33%) GSEC
11 5 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.95%) CRISC
12 3 (1.17%) DBS Check
12 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.78%) CCIE
13 2 (0.78%) CCNA
13 2 (0.78%) GCIA
13 2 (0.78%) GCIH
13 2 (0.78%) GIAC
13 2 (0.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (65.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (24.90%) PCI DSS
3 27 (10.51%) COBIT
4 23 (8.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (5.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 15 (5.84%) ISO27002
6 13 (5.06%) COSO
7 6 (2.33%) QA
8 5 (1.95%) ISO 9001
8 5 (1.95%) RMADS
9 4 (1.56%) ISO22301
10 3 (1.17%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.39%) BS7799
11 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 15 (5.84%) CA
2 10 (3.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.50%) LogRhythm
4 6 (2.33%) VMware
5 4 (1.56%) Cisco
6 2 (0.78%) Computacenter
6 2 (0.78%) EMC
6 2 (0.78%) Intel Security
6 2 (0.78%) Splunk
7 1 (0.39%) Citrix
7 1 (0.39%) F5
7 1 (0.39%) HP
7 1 (0.39%) NetApp
7 1 (0.39%) Sony
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Salary: £31,654-£41,279 per annum
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Salary: £31,654-£41,279 per annum
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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