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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 557 593 637
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 66 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 63 35 20
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £95,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.59%
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
38736 39290 41422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.73% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33392 33308 33856
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
City of London +58 5 £55,000 -35.29% 1
Croydon - 2 £37,500 -
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 97 (100.00%) Information Security
2 75 (77.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (73.20%) CISSP
4 59 (60.82%) CISM
5 51 (52.58%) Security Management
6 39 (40.21%) Management Information System
7 35 (36.08%) Information Security Management
8 33 (34.02%) CISA
9 31 (31.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (31.96%) ISMS
10 30 (30.93%) Analytical Skills
10 30 (30.93%) Finance
11 29 (29.90%) Degree
12 27 (27.84%) Business Continuity
12 27 (27.84%) ITIL
13 24 (24.74%) Legal
14 23 (23.71%) PCI DSS
15 22 (22.68%) Risk Management
16 21 (21.65%) Data Protection
16 21 (21.65%) Computer Science
17 17 (17.53%) Risk Assessment
17 17 (17.53%) SSCP
18 14 (14.43%) Data Protection Act
18 14 (14.43%) OWASP
18 14 (14.43%) ITIL V3
18 14 (14.43%) Computer Security
18 14 (14.43%) Change Management
18 14 (14.43%) Information Management
19 13 (13.40%) CISMP
19 13 (13.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) IPv4
1 7 (7.22%) IPv6
1 7 (7.22%) VPN
2 6 (6.19%) Firewall
3 5 (5.15%) Network Security
4 2 (2.06%) Internet
5 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.03%) LAN
5 1 (1.03%) SSL
5 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) GIS
1 1 (1.03%) Redis
General
1 30 (30.93%) Finance
2 24 (24.74%) Legal
3 10 (10.31%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Publishing
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.06%) Law
5 2 (2.06%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.03%) German Language
6 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) JSON
1 1 (1.03%) REST
1 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (40.21%) Management Information System
2 30 (30.93%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (21.65%) Computer Science
4 14 (14.43%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (12.37%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (8.25%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.12%) CESG
7 4 (4.12%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (3.09%) Cryptography
8 3 (3.09%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (2.06%) Blog
10 1 (1.03%) Biometrics
10 1 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.03%) Unix
1 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) Information Security
2 51 (52.58%) Security Management
3 35 (36.08%) Information Security Management
4 31 (31.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (31.96%) ISMS
5 27 (27.84%) Business Continuity
5 27 (27.84%) ITIL
6 22 (22.68%) Risk Management
7 21 (21.65%) Data Protection
8 17 (17.53%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (14.43%) Change Management
9 14 (14.43%) Computer Security
9 14 (14.43%) Information Management
9 14 (14.43%) ITIL V3
9 14 (14.43%) OWASP
10 13 (13.40%) Security Operations
11 10 (10.31%) Information Security Governance
11 10 (10.31%) Internal Audit
12 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.22%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.12%) C
2 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.03%) Perl
2 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 71 (73.20%) CISSP
2 59 (60.82%) CISM
3 33 (34.02%) CISA
4 29 (29.90%) Degree
5 17 (17.53%) SSCP
6 13 (13.40%) CISMP
7 8 (8.25%) CRISC
8 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.12%) CLAS
9 3 (3.09%) CCNP
9 3 (3.09%) CGEIT
9 3 (3.09%) SANS
10 2 (2.06%) CCNA
11 1 (1.03%) CCIE
11 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (77.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (23.71%) PCI DSS
3 13 (13.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (12.37%) COBIT
5 5 (5.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.03%) COSO
6 1 (1.03%) GCP
6 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (2.06%) Qualys
2 1 (1.03%) Cisco
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great office envir
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Corp Bens.
Posted: 10 days ago