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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Information Security Officer
Rank 846 902 856
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Officer 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £95,000 £33,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+187.87% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £33,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -58.75%
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
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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
London - 3 £95,000 -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Information Security Officer
UK

Senior Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) COBIT
2 6 (85.71%) CISA
2 6 (85.71%) CRISC
2 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) CISM
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Security
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) GCIA

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Security
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) E-Discovery
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) CISA
2 6 (85.71%) CRISC
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) GCIA
4 1 (14.29%) GSEC
4 1 (14.29%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) COBIT
2 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (14.29%) BS7799
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory