The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Officer
Rank 910 944 966
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Officer 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.003% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £41,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.60% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £55,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-24.54% +66.66%
Senior 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
93269 99958 106773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.55% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79182 82396 87200
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Information Security Officer Salary Trend in England

Senior Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Officer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Senior Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in England

Senior 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 Senior Information Security Officer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
West Midlands - 2 £41,500 -
London +16 1 £75,000 -4.76%
Senior Information Security Officer
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Senior Information Security Officer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) CISM
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (42.86%) GISP
3 3 (42.86%) ISMS
3 3 (42.86%) Information Management
3 3 (42.86%) GIAC
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (28.57%) CISMP
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act

Senior Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) ISMS
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISM
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) GIAC
2 3 (42.86%) GISP
3 2 (28.57%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS