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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 777 810 891
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +81
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 105 121 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 93 97 46
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
86273 98484 101752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72683 82842 83044
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +68 51 £65,000 +13.04% 5
West Midlands +14 28 £40,000 +53.84% 1
South East +41 11 £85,000 +94.28% 1
Yorkshire +11 8 £62,500 +66.66% 1
South West -10 6 £50,000 +66.66%
East of England -2 1 £85,000 +44.68%
Information Security Officer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Information Security
2 144 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 104 (44.44%) CISSP
4 73 (31.20%) CISM
5 72 (30.77%) PCI DSS
6 69 (29.49%) Data Protection
7 68 (29.06%) Risk Management
8 65 (27.78%) Management Information System
9 63 (26.92%) Finance
10 57 (24.36%) ISMS
11 49 (20.94%) CISA
12 45 (19.23%) Security Management
13 43 (18.38%) Degree
14 42 (17.95%) ITIL
15 32 (13.68%) Information Security Management
15 32 (13.68%) Risk Assessment
16 31 (13.25%) Data Protection Act
16 31 (13.25%) Legal
17 29 (12.39%) Cybersecurity
18 28 (11.97%) SIEM
19 24 (10.26%) Internal Audit
19 24 (10.26%) COBIT
20 23 (9.83%) Statistical Analysis
20 23 (9.83%) Data Security
20 23 (9.83%) Security Architecture
20 23 (9.83%) ISO27002
21 21 (8.97%) Information Assurance
21 21 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
22 20 (8.55%) Network Security
23 19 (8.12%) Project Management

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 12 (5.13%) MS Office
2 10 (4.27%) MS Project
2 10 (4.27%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.42%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) assyst
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.71%) SaaS
2 3 (1.28%) IaaS
2 3 (1.28%) PaaS
3 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.55%) Network Security
2 14 (5.98%) Firewall
2 14 (5.98%) VPN
3 12 (5.13%) IPv4
3 12 (5.13%) IPv6
4 4 (1.71%) Internet
5 3 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.43%) SAN
6 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.43%) GIS
1 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
General
1 63 (26.92%) Finance
2 31 (13.25%) Legal
3 18 (7.69%) Law
4 11 (4.70%) Banking
5 8 (3.42%) Marketing
6 7 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.85%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Front Office
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 65 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 31 (13.25%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (5.98%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.70%) Cryptography
6 8 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.14%) CESG
7 5 (2.14%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.43%) Fintech
10 1 (0.43%) iPad
10 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.13%) Windows
2 5 (2.14%) Linux
3 4 (1.71%) Unix
3 4 (1.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.43%) AIX
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (100.00%) Information Security
2 69 (29.49%) Data Protection
3 68 (29.06%) Risk Management
4 57 (24.36%) ISMS
5 45 (19.23%) Security Management
6 42 (17.95%) ITIL
7 32 (13.68%) Information Security Management
7 32 (13.68%) Risk Assessment
8 29 (12.39%) Cybersecurity
9 28 (11.97%) SIEM
10 24 (10.26%) Internal Audit
11 23 (9.83%) Data Security
11 23 (9.83%) Security Architecture
11 23 (9.83%) Statistical Analysis
12 21 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (8.97%) Information Assurance
13 19 (8.12%) Project Management
14 17 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (6.41%) IT Audit
16 14 (5.98%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (44.44%) CISSP
2 73 (31.20%) CISM
3 49 (20.94%) CISA
4 43 (18.38%) Degree
5 14 (5.98%) CRISC
6 12 (5.13%) SC Cleared
6 12 (5.13%) Security Cleared
7 10 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.99%) CISMP
9 3 (1.28%) CEH
9 3 (1.28%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.85%) CHFI
10 2 (0.85%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.85%) GIAC
10 2 (0.85%) SANS
10 2 (0.85%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (0.85%) SSCP
11 1 (0.43%) CCNP
11 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 72 (30.77%) PCI DSS
3 24 (10.26%) COBIT
4 23 (9.83%) ISO27002
5 17 (7.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (4.70%) COSO
7 7 (2.99%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (2.99%) SAS 70
8 6 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (2.14%) ISO22301
10 4 (1.71%) ISO27005
11 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (7.69%) CA
2 16 (6.84%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.85%) LogRhythm
4 8 (3.42%) Oracle
5 2 (0.85%) VMware
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix
6 1 (0.43%) SAP
6 1 (0.43%) Splunk
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 - £78000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £110000.00 - £150000.00 per annum + Exec package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago