The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Security Officer
Rank - 601 618
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Security Officer 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.011% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.012% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £87,500 £91,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
UK excluding London average salary £116,250 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+210.00% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45368 41365 48826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.43% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38150 34593 42529
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,675 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Chief Security Officer
England

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) CISA
5 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 3 (33.33%) Security Management
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) Legal
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
5 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
6 2 (22.22%) CGEIT
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (22.22%) CEH
6 2 (22.22%) CISMP
6 2 (22.22%) CESG
6 2 (22.22%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
7 1 (11.11%) FMCG

Chief Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) CESG
2 2 (22.22%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) CISA
4 2 (22.22%) CGEIT
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CEH
4 2 (22.22%) CISMP
4 2 (22.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001