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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Officer
Rank 593 604 613
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 50 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.055% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.059% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 15
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,348 £50,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £103,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.40%
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
41382 44337 42616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.67% 93.92% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34926 36524 36097
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 +13 7 £67,500 +28.57%
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 87 (100.00%) Information Security
2 63 (72.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (68.97%) Finance
4 57 (65.52%) CISSP
5 38 (43.68%) CISA
6 36 (41.38%) PCI DSS
7 32 (36.78%) CISM
8 31 (35.63%) Security Management
9 30 (34.48%) Management Information System
10 25 (28.74%) ISMS
11 24 (27.59%) Risk Management
12 22 (25.29%) Information Security Management
13 21 (24.14%) Risk Assessment
14 20 (22.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 20 (22.99%) Business Continuity
15 19 (21.84%) COBIT
15 19 (21.84%) CRISC
15 19 (21.84%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (20.69%) Banking
17 17 (19.54%) ITIL
18 16 (18.39%) Cyber Security
19 15 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
20 14 (16.09%) Security Architecture
21 13 (14.94%) E-Discovery
22 11 (12.64%) Legal
22 11 (12.64%) Retail
23 9 (10.34%) Project Management
23 9 (10.34%) SaaS
24 8 (9.20%) Investment Management
24 8 (9.20%) Business Continuity Management

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 2 (2.30%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.30%) Network Security
2 2 (2.30%) Firewall
2 2 (2.30%) LAN
2 2 (2.30%) WAN
2 2 (2.30%) VPN
3 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
General
1 60 (68.97%) Finance
2 18 (20.69%) Banking
3 11 (12.64%) Retail
3 11 (12.64%) Legal
4 6 (6.90%) Law
5 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.60%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.48%) Management Information System
2 19 (21.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.30%) Replication
6 2 (2.30%) Clustering
6 2 (2.30%) Economics
6 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.15%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.15%) Tandem
7 1 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (35.63%) Security Management
3 25 (28.74%) ISMS
4 24 (27.59%) Risk Management
5 22 (25.29%) Information Security Management
6 21 (24.14%) Risk Assessment
7 20 (22.99%) Business Continuity
8 17 (19.54%) ITIL
9 16 (18.39%) Cyber Security
10 15 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (16.09%) Security Architecture
12 13 (14.94%) E-Discovery
13 9 (10.34%) Project Management
14 8 (9.20%) Investment Management
14 8 (9.20%) Business Continuity Management
15 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
16 5 (5.75%) Vulnerability Management
17 4 (4.60%) Data Security
17 4 (4.60%) Time Management
17 4 (4.60%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) C
3 2 (2.30%) C++
3 2 (2.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 57 (65.52%) CISSP
2 38 (43.68%) CISA
3 32 (36.78%) CISM
4 19 (21.84%) CRISC
5 7 (8.05%) Degree
5 7 (8.05%) PCI QSA
6 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.30%) CCNP
7 2 (2.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.30%) CISMP
8 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (72.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (41.38%) PCI DSS
3 20 (22.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (21.84%) COBIT
5 5 (5.75%) MiFID
5 5 (5.75%) EMIR
5 5 (5.75%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (5.75%) Basel II
6 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (3.45%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (5.75%) Cisco
1 5 (5.75%) Oracle
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) HP
3 2 (2.30%) Dell
3 2 (2.30%) Juniper
3 2 (2.30%) VMware
3 2 (2.30%) Qualys
3 2 (2.30%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.15%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.15%) F5
4 1 (1.15%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.15%) Sybase
4 1 (1.15%) Clearswift
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Compnay Car allowance adn 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago