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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 746 809 884
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +75
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 110 121 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 92 100 63
Median salary £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
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
80887 97120 104197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67718 81772 86920
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +84 64 £65,000 +8.33% 5
West Midlands -14 13 £40,000 +53.84% 1
South East +67 9 £90,000 +23.28%
North West -17 9 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Yorkshire +10 7 £62,500 +25.00%
South West +7 6 £40,500 +24.61%
East of England +13 1 £82,500 +60.97% 1
East Midlands +5 1 £75,000 +7.14%
Information Security Officer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Information Security
2 132 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 122 (52.81%) CISSP
4 94 (40.69%) CISM
5 85 (36.80%) Risk Management
6 69 (29.87%) PCI DSS
7 67 (29.00%) Finance
8 66 (28.57%) CISA
9 56 (24.24%) Management Information System
10 51 (22.08%) Degree
11 48 (20.78%) ISMS
12 46 (19.91%) Cybersecurity
13 45 (19.48%) Data Protection
14 43 (18.61%) Risk Assessment
15 38 (16.45%) Security Management
16 37 (16.02%) ITIL
17 32 (13.85%) COBIT
18 29 (12.55%) Data Security
19 27 (11.69%) Security Architecture
20 26 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
21 25 (10.82%) Information Security Management
22 23 (9.96%) Information Assurance
23 21 (9.09%) SIEM
24 19 (8.23%) Legal
24 19 (8.23%) Internal Audit
24 19 (8.23%) Network Security
25 17 (7.36%) Security Cleared
25 17 (7.36%) CRISC
25 17 (7.36%) Data Centre
26 16 (6.93%) 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:

Applications
1 8 (3.46%) MS Office
2 6 (2.60%) MS Project
2 6 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (4.76%) assyst
2 5 (2.16%) Sentinel
3 3 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) IaaS
1 5 (2.16%) PaaS
2 4 (1.73%) SaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.23%) Network Security
2 12 (5.19%) VPN
3 10 (4.33%) IPv4
3 10 (4.33%) IPv6
4 8 (3.46%) Firewall
5 4 (1.73%) Internet
6 3 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.43%) Intranet
7 1 (0.43%) SMS
7 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.87%) GIS
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (29.00%) Finance
2 19 (8.23%) Legal
3 16 (6.93%) Banking
4 15 (6.49%) Law
5 10 (4.33%) Marketing
6 8 (3.46%) German Language
6 8 (3.46%) Spanish Language
7 6 (2.60%) French Language
8 4 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.87%) Middleware
2 1 (0.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 56 (24.24%) Management Information System
2 17 (7.36%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.49%) Cryptography
4 13 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.63%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (5.19%) CESG
6 7 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.73%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.30%) Fintech
9 3 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.87%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.33%) Windows
2 8 (3.46%) Linux
3 4 (1.73%) Unix
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.43%) AIX
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (100.00%) Information Security
2 85 (36.80%) Risk Management
3 48 (20.78%) ISMS
4 46 (19.91%) Cybersecurity
5 45 (19.48%) Data Protection
6 43 (18.61%) Risk Assessment
7 38 (16.45%) Security Management
8 37 (16.02%) ITIL
9 29 (12.55%) Data Security
10 27 (11.69%) Security Architecture
11 26 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (10.82%) Information Security Management
13 23 (9.96%) Information Assurance
14 21 (9.09%) SIEM
15 19 (8.23%) Internal Audit
16 15 (6.49%) IT Audit
16 15 (6.49%) IT Governance
17 14 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement Process
18 13 (5.63%) Incident Management
18 13 (5.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.33%) SQL
2 2 (0.87%) Java
2 2 (0.87%) Scala
3 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 122 (52.81%) CISSP
2 94 (40.69%) CISM
3 66 (28.57%) CISA
4 51 (22.08%) Degree
5 17 (7.36%) CRISC
5 17 (7.36%) Security Cleared
6 14 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.03%) CISMP
8 5 (2.16%) ISSAP
8 5 (2.16%) PCI QSA
9 3 (1.30%) CEH
9 3 (1.30%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.30%) CREST Certified
9 3 (1.30%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.87%) CHFI
10 2 (0.87%) GIAC
10 2 (0.87%) SANS
10 2 (0.87%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (29.87%) PCI DSS
3 32 (13.85%) COBIT
4 12 (5.19%) ISO27002
5 11 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (3.90%) COSO
6 9 (3.90%) ISO22301
7 6 (2.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (2.60%) ISAE 3402
7 6 (2.60%) SAS 70
8 5 (2.16%) ISO27005
8 5 (2.16%) QA
9 2 (0.87%) SLA
10 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) EnCase
1 1 (0.43%) Nessus
1 1 (0.43%) Nmap
1 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.43%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 12 (5.19%) Microsoft
1 12 (5.19%) Oracle
2 9 (3.90%) CA
3 7 (3.03%) Cisco
4 4 (1.73%) LogRhythm
5 3 (1.30%) SAP
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix
6 1 (0.43%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.43%) Forcepoint
6 1 (0.43%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.43%) Qualys
6 1 (0.43%) Symantec
6 1 (0.43%) VMware
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + exceptional benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago