The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Officer
Rank 822 785 809
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 49 60 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.059% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.063% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 63
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.22%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103151 95852 105809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.20% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84977 80074 91329
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Officer
UK

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Officer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Officer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -47 20 £62,500 +16.27% 1
West Midlands +12 15 £42,500 -37.03%
Yorkshire -25 9 £40,500 -37.69%
East of England -10 2 £48,750 +30.00%
South West -15 2 £53,750 +34.37%
South East -18 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Information Security Officer
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Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Information Security Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 116 (100.00%) Information Security
2 65 (56.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (49.14%) CISSP
4 43 (37.07%) CISM
4 43 (37.07%) Finance
5 35 (30.17%) PCI DSS
6 30 (25.86%) Management Information System
7 25 (21.55%) Risk Management
8 23 (19.83%) Data Protection
9 22 (18.97%) Business Continuity
10 20 (17.24%) CISA
10 20 (17.24%) Degree
11 19 (16.38%) Legal
11 19 (16.38%) Security Management
12 17 (14.66%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (14.66%) Risk Analysis
12 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
13 15 (12.93%) CISMP
13 15 (12.93%) Information Security Management
14 14 (12.07%) ITIL
14 14 (12.07%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (12.07%) ISMS
15 13 (11.21%) Risk Assessment
16 12 (10.34%) Project Management
16 12 (10.34%) Business Continuity Planning
17 11 (9.48%) Banking
17 11 (9.48%) Financial Institution
18 10 (8.62%) Firewall
18 10 (8.62%) BCP
19 9 (7.76%) Microsoft

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Information Security Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) MS Office
2 3 (2.59%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.59%) MS Project
3 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) Firewall
2 7 (6.03%) Network Security
3 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
General
1 43 (37.07%) Finance
2 19 (16.38%) Legal
3 11 (9.48%) Banking
3 11 (9.48%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.31%) German Language
5 4 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.59%) French Language
7 1 (0.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.86%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.03%) CESG
3 6 (5.17%) RMADS
4 4 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.86%) FMCG
6 1 (0.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.31%) Windows
2 4 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (21.55%) Risk Management
3 23 (19.83%) Data Protection
4 22 (18.97%) Business Continuity
5 19 (16.38%) Security Management
6 17 (14.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (14.66%) Risk Analysis
7 15 (12.93%) Information Security Management
8 14 (12.07%) ITIL
8 14 (12.07%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (12.07%) ISMS
9 13 (11.21%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (10.34%) Project Management
10 12 (10.34%) Business Continuity Planning
11 10 (8.62%) BCP
12 6 (5.17%) Information Assurance
13 5 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.31%) Information Security Governance
13 5 (4.31%) Information Management
13 5 (4.31%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.59%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (49.14%) CISSP
2 43 (37.07%) CISM
3 20 (17.24%) CISA
3 20 (17.24%) Degree
4 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
5 15 (12.93%) CISMP
6 9 (7.76%) CEH
7 4 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.59%) CGEIT
9 2 (1.72%) IRCA
10 1 (0.86%) ISSMP
10 1 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.86%) HND
10 1 (0.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (56.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (30.17%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.03%) COBIT
3 7 (6.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (4.31%) CESG Infosec
5 3 (2.59%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.86%) QA
6 1 (0.86%) BS7799
6 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.59%) LogRhythm
2 3 (2.59%) Tufin
2 3 (2.59%) Tripwire
2 3 (2.59%) CA
3 2 (1.72%) NetApp
3 2 (1.72%) Cisco
3 2 (1.72%) HP
3 2 (1.72%) EMC
3 2 (1.72%) McAfee
3 2 (1.72%) VMware
3 2 (1.72%) Computacenter
4 1 (0.86%) Qualys
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle
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