The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief 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 Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Security Officer
Rank 632 603 647
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Security Officer 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £80,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- -46.42%
Chief 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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Chief Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chief Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chief Security Officer
Salary Trend in London

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

Chief Security Officer Salary Trend in London

Chief Security Officer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Security Officer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Chief Security Officer Salary Histogram in London

Chief 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 Security Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £95,000 -
City of London - 1 £65,000 - 1
Chief Security Officer
England

Chief Security Officer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Security Officer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
3 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) CISA
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Legal
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) FMCG
5 1 (16.67%) COSO
5 1 (16.67%) COBIT
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

Chief Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Chief 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 Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
3 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) CISA
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) COSO
City, London
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