The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Officer
Rank 162 177 157
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.080% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.083% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £25,225
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +118.03%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £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%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Officer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in Leeds

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (94.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (42.11%) CHFI
4 8 (42.11%) Application Packaging
4 8 (42.11%) Security Testing
4 8 (42.11%) C
4 8 (42.11%) SIEM
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (42.11%) Cyber Security
5 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
6 4 (21.05%) ISMS
6 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (21.05%) CISSP
7 3 (15.79%) CISM
7 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) ISO 14001
8 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
9 1 (5.26%) Wireless
9 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.26%) Finance
9 1 (5.26%) Legal
9 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
9 1 (5.26%) SQL
9 1 (5.26%) ITIL

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (42.11%) Security Testing
2 8 (42.11%) SIEM
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Cyber Security
3 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
4 4 (21.05%) ISMS
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) B2B
6 1 (5.26%) B2C
6 1 (5.26%) BCP
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CHFI
2 4 (21.05%) CISSP
3 3 (15.79%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (94.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) ISO 14001
4 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 17 days ago