The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Officer
Rank 593 615 605
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 33 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.029% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.031% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 37
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,073 £47,100 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £76,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
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 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in London

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in London

Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in London

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 Information Security Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wimbledon - 7 - -
City of London +12 3 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £95,000 -
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 50 (100.00%) Information Security
2 36 (72.00%) CISSP
3 30 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (38.00%) CISM
5 15 (30.00%) Finance
6 14 (28.00%) German Language
6 14 (28.00%) PCI DSS
7 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (20.00%) CISA
8 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 9 (18.00%) Data Protection
10 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
10 8 (16.00%) Degree
10 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
11 7 (14.00%) Banking
11 7 (14.00%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (14.00%) Network Security
11 7 (14.00%) Legal
12 6 (12.00%) Security Management
12 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
12 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (10.00%) Cyber Security
14 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (8.00%) ISMS
14 4 (8.00%) Information Security Governance
14 4 (8.00%) Information Security Management
15 3 (6.00%) BCP
15 3 (6.00%) ITIL
15 3 (6.00%) COBIT

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) German Language
3 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Legal
4 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) FMCG
3 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (18.00%) Data Protection
5 8 (16.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (14.00%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (12.00%) Security Management
8 5 (10.00%) Cyber Security
9 4 (8.00%) ISMS
9 4 (8.00%) Information Security Governance
9 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.00%) Information Security Management
10 3 (6.00%) ITIL
10 3 (6.00%) BCP
10 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (6.00%) Line Management
11 2 (4.00%) Data Privacy
11 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 36 (72.00%) CISSP
2 19 (38.00%) CISM
3 10 (20.00%) CISA
4 8 (16.00%) Degree
5 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.00%) COBIT
4 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.00%) COSO
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.00%) Qualys
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £120,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago