The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Officer
Rank 162 181 147
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.055% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.056% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £33,250 £25,225
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% +31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Information Security Officer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3160 3543 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.55% 97.15% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2889 2052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in Leeds

Information Security Officer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (38.46%) CHFI
2 5 (38.46%) Application Packaging
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Security Testing
2 5 (38.46%) SIEM
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Cyber Security
3 4 (30.77%) ISMS
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (23.08%) CISSP
4 3 (23.08%) CISM
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (15.38%) ISO 14001
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (7.69%) B2B
6 1 (7.69%) B2C
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (38.46%) Security Testing
2 5 (38.46%) SIEM
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Cyber Security
3 4 (30.77%) ISMS
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) B2C
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CHFI
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 14001
2 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
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