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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 709 798 857
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 187 131 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 148 118 79
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
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
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
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 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +37 73 £60,000 +6.66% 5
West Midlands +20 43 £40,000 - 3
South East +42 25 £50,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire +33 24 £42,500 +18.05% 1
North West +26 10 £40,000 -23.80%
East of England +28 8 £41,175 -22.87% 2
East Midlands +1 4 £82,500 +120.00%
South West +5 3 £75,000 +130.76%
Security Officer
UK

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 322 (88.22%) Information Security
2 226 (61.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 182 (49.86%) CISSP
4 112 (30.68%) CISM
5 108 (29.59%) Finance
6 104 (28.49%) Management Information System
7 92 (25.21%) PCI DSS
8 91 (24.93%) Security Management
9 85 (23.29%) ISMS
10 80 (21.92%) Data Protection
11 78 (21.37%) Information Security Management
12 70 (19.18%) Risk Management
13 69 (18.90%) CISA
14 67 (18.36%) SIEM
15 55 (15.07%) Risk Assessment
16 54 (14.79%) Firewall
17 51 (13.97%) Legal
17 51 (13.97%) ITIL
18 49 (13.42%) Data Protection Act
18 49 (13.42%) Degree
19 44 (12.05%) Network Security
20 42 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
21 39 (10.68%) Cybersecurity
22 38 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
23 37 (10.14%) ISO27002
24 35 (9.59%) Project Management
25 34 (9.32%) Internal Audit
26 33 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
27 32 (8.77%) Active Directory
28 31 (8.49%) Microsoft

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 3 (0.82%) IIS
1 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (4.11%) MS Office
2 14 (3.84%) MS Project
2 14 (3.84%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.29%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) IaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.27%) Office 365
2 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (14.79%) Firewall
2 44 (12.05%) Network Security
3 13 (3.56%) VPN
4 9 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (2.19%) IPv4
5 8 (2.19%) IPv6
5 8 (2.19%) SSL
6 3 (0.82%) Internet
7 2 (0.55%) Extranet
7 2 (0.55%) Intranet
7 2 (0.55%) SAN
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.27%) GIS
General
1 108 (29.59%) Finance
2 51 (13.97%) Legal
3 18 (4.93%) Banking
4 12 (3.29%) Financial Institution
4 12 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.74%) Law
5 10 (2.74%) Marketing
6 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.55%) Back Office
7 2 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Front Office
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Military
8 1 (0.27%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.27%) COM
1 1 (0.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 104 (28.49%) Management Information System
2 49 (13.42%) Data Protection Act
3 38 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (7.40%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.56%) CESG
6 10 (2.74%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (2.19%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
10 5 (1.37%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.55%) Fintech
11 2 (0.55%) PKI
11 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.27%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.27%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.27%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.27%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.27%) iPad
12 1 (0.27%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.21%) Windows
2 11 (3.01%) Linux
3 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.82%) Unix
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (88.22%) Information Security
2 91 (24.93%) Security Management
3 85 (23.29%) ISMS
4 80 (21.92%) Data Protection
5 78 (21.37%) Information Security Management
6 70 (19.18%) Risk Management
7 67 (18.36%) SIEM
8 55 (15.07%) Risk Assessment
9 51 (13.97%) ITIL
10 42 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 39 (10.68%) Cybersecurity
12 35 (9.59%) Project Management
13 34 (9.32%) Internal Audit
14 33 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (8.49%) Business Continuity
16 26 (7.12%) Data Security
17 25 (6.85%) Statistical Analysis
18 19 (5.21%) Penetration Testing
19 15 (4.11%) IT Governance
19 15 (4.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
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
1 182 (49.86%) CISSP
2 112 (30.68%) CISM
3 69 (18.90%) CISA
4 49 (13.42%) Degree
5 26 (7.12%) CISMP
6 25 (6.85%) Security Cleared
7 24 (6.58%) SSCP
8 19 (5.21%) CRISC
8 19 (5.21%) SC Cleared
9 13 (3.56%) CLAS
10 12 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (3.01%) CCNA
12 6 (1.64%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (1.37%) GSEC
14 3 (0.82%) CEH
14 3 (0.82%) MCSA
14 3 (0.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (61.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 92 (25.21%) PCI DSS
3 37 (10.14%) ISO27002
4 23 (6.30%) COBIT
5 20 (5.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (4.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 11 (3.01%) COSO
8 10 (2.74%) RMADS
9 9 (2.47%) ISO 9001
10 5 (1.37%) ISO22301
11 4 (1.10%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (1.10%) SAS 70
12 3 (0.82%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.82%) SLA
13 2 (0.55%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.55%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.55%) Val IT
14 1 (0.27%) BS7799
14 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 32 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (0.55%) ACF2
3 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.48%) CA
3 13 (3.56%) LogRhythm
4 9 (2.47%) Cisco
4 9 (2.47%) VMware
5 3 (0.82%) EMC
5 3 (0.82%) Forcepoint
5 3 (0.82%) Oracle
5 3 (0.82%) Splunk
6 2 (0.55%) Capita
6 2 (0.55%) Computacenter
6 2 (0.55%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.27%) Altiris
7 1 (0.27%) Citrix
7 1 (0.27%) F5
7 1 (0.27%) HP
7 1 (0.27%) NetApp
7 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.27%) Sony
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £42000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
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Salary: Package
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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