The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 712 796 874
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 186 164 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.16% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 142 146 71
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
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
88595 99120 104958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75423 82622 86348
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Officer in the job title.

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Officer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Officer across the England region.

Security Officer Salary Trend in England

Security Officer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Officer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in England

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 Security Officer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 +38 68 £60,000 +4.34% 5
West Midlands +40 46 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire +31 29 £45,000 +21.62% 1
South East +28 18 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East of England +33 10 £65,000 +22.01%
North West +24 7 £40,000 -23.80% 1
South West +24 7 £50,000 +53.84% 1
East Midlands +1 3 £110,000 +134.04%
Security Officer
UK

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Security Officer in the job title.

1 314 (86.74%) Information Security
2 210 (58.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 175 (48.34%) CISSP
4 119 (32.87%) Finance
5 104 (28.73%) Management Information System
6 96 (26.52%) CISM
7 94 (25.97%) PCI DSS
8 86 (23.76%) Data Protection
9 84 (23.20%) SIEM
10 76 (20.99%) CISA
11 74 (20.44%) Risk Management
12 73 (20.17%) Security Management
12 73 (20.17%) ISMS
13 62 (17.13%) Degree
14 60 (16.57%) Firewall
15 59 (16.30%) Information Security Management
16 56 (15.47%) Risk Assessment
17 54 (14.92%) Legal
18 49 (13.54%) Data Protection Act
18 49 (13.54%) Network Security
19 48 (13.26%) ITIL
20 40 (11.05%) Cybersecurity
21 39 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
21 39 (10.77%) Project Management
22 38 (10.50%) Disaster Recovery
22 38 (10.50%) ISO27002
23 37 (10.22%) Internal Audit
24 32 (8.84%) Computer Science
24 32 (8.84%) Microsoft
25 30 (8.29%) Active Directory

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 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.28%) IIS
2 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (4.42%) MS Office
2 15 (4.14%) MS Project
2 15 (4.14%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.59%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) IaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (16.57%) Firewall
2 49 (13.54%) Network Security
3 18 (4.97%) VPN
4 12 (3.31%) IPv4
4 12 (3.31%) IPv6
5 9 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.21%) SSL
7 6 (1.66%) Internet
8 3 (0.83%) Intranet
9 2 (0.55%) Extranet
9 2 (0.55%) SAN
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.28%) GIS
1 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
General
1 119 (32.87%) Finance
2 54 (14.92%) Legal
3 23 (6.35%) Banking
4 14 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.59%) Law
6 11 (3.04%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.76%) Marketing
8 5 (1.38%) Publishing
9 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
11 1 (0.28%) Military
11 1 (0.28%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.28%) COM
1 1 (0.28%) Middleware
1 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 104 (28.73%) Management Information System
2 49 (13.54%) Data Protection Act
3 39 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (8.84%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.14%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.21%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.93%) Cryptography
8 6 (1.66%) CESG
9 4 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (0.55%) Fintech
11 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.28%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.28%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.28%) iPad
12 1 (0.28%) PKI
12 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.91%) Windows
2 9 (2.49%) Linux
3 7 (1.93%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.83%) Unix
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (86.74%) Information Security
2 86 (23.76%) Data Protection
3 84 (23.20%) SIEM
4 74 (20.44%) Risk Management
5 73 (20.17%) ISMS
5 73 (20.17%) Security Management
6 59 (16.30%) Information Security Management
7 56 (15.47%) Risk Assessment
8 48 (13.26%) ITIL
9 40 (11.05%) Cybersecurity
10 39 (10.77%) Project Management
11 38 (10.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 37 (10.22%) Internal Audit
13 30 (8.29%) Data Security
14 28 (7.73%) Business Continuity
15 27 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (7.46%) Statistical Analysis
16 23 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
17 18 (4.97%) Security Architecture
17 18 (4.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.55%) C
1 2 (0.55%) Perl
1 2 (0.55%) Python
1 2 (0.55%) Ruby
1 2 (0.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 175 (48.34%) CISSP
2 96 (26.52%) CISM
3 76 (20.99%) CISA
4 62 (17.13%) Degree
5 26 (7.18%) SSCP
6 24 (6.63%) Security Cleared
7 21 (5.80%) CRISC
8 18 (4.97%) SC Cleared
9 12 (3.31%) CISMP
10 11 (3.04%) CCNA
10 11 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.93%) CEH
13 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (1.38%) CompTIA Security+
14 5 (1.38%) Security+ Certification
15 3 (0.83%) GSEC
15 3 (0.83%) ISSAP
15 3 (0.83%) MCSA
15 3 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (58.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 94 (25.97%) PCI DSS
3 38 (10.50%) ISO27002
4 28 (7.73%) COBIT
5 20 (5.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (3.04%) COSO
7 7 (1.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (1.93%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (1.93%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.93%) SAS 70
8 5 (1.38%) ISO22301
8 5 (1.38%) SLA
9 3 (0.83%) RMADS
10 2 (0.55%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.55%) Val IT
11 1 (0.28%) BS7799
11 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 30 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (0.55%) ACF2
3 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.08%) CA
3 17 (4.70%) LogRhythm
4 11 (3.04%) Cisco
5 9 (2.49%) VMware
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle
7 3 (0.83%) AlienVault
7 3 (0.83%) CheckPoint
7 3 (0.83%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (0.83%) EMC
7 3 (0.83%) Splunk
8 2 (0.55%) Computacenter
8 2 (0.55%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.28%) Altiris
9 1 (0.28%) Citrix
9 1 (0.28%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.28%) HP
9 1 (0.28%) NetApp
9 1 (0.28%) SAP
9 1 (0.28%) Sony
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £165,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Flexi Time, Health Insurance, Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Unrivalled Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago