The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Information Security Officer
Rank 625 627 615
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Security Officer 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.009% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £80,000 £120,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £100,000 £90,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £154,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary - £110,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +120.00%
Chief Information Security Officer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42330 42774 45256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.01% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36036 35527 39145
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Chief Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chief Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chief Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in London

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

Chief Information Security Officer Salary Trend in London

Chief Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Information Security Officer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Chief Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in London

Chief Information Security Officer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Information Security Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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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
City of London +26 1 £65,000 -45.83%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £95,000 -
Chief Information Security Officer
England

Chief Information Security Officer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Chief Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) COSO
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

Chief Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Chief Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) COSO