The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Information Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 589 599 674
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +75
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 58 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 19
Median salary £65,000 £58,750 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -18.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £108,500 £94,250 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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
38774 41624 46755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33647 35137 39033
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Information Security Officer in the job title.

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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +43 6 £55,000 -24.13% 2
Hammersmith - 4 £60,000 -
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Information Security Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 125 (100.00%) Information Security
2 87 (69.60%) CISSP
3 69 (55.20%) CISM
4 61 (48.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 52 (41.60%) Management Information System
6 47 (37.60%) Security Management
6 47 (37.60%) Finance
7 38 (30.40%) Information Security Management
8 37 (29.60%) ISMS
9 34 (27.20%) Risk Management
10 33 (26.40%) CISA
11 28 (22.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (21.60%) Risk Assessment
12 27 (21.60%) ITIL
12 27 (21.60%) Degree
13 26 (20.80%) Business Continuity
14 25 (20.00%) Project Management
14 25 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (19.20%) Data Protection
16 23 (18.40%) SIEM
16 23 (18.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 23 (18.40%) Legal
17 22 (17.60%) Computer Science
18 17 (13.60%) COBIT
19 16 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (12.80%) SSCP
20 15 (12.00%) CISMP
20 15 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
21 14 (11.20%) PCI DSS
22 11 (8.80%) Data Protection Act

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.80%) MS Project
2 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.20%) Network Security
2 8 (6.40%) Firewall
3 7 (5.60%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.60%) Internet
5 1 (0.80%) IPv4
5 1 (0.80%) IPv6
5 1 (0.80%) LAN
5 1 (0.80%) VPN
5 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.80%) GIS
General
1 47 (37.60%) Finance
2 23 (18.40%) Legal
3 8 (6.40%) Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Publishing
5 3 (2.40%) Law
6 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Front Office
7 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.80%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 52 (41.60%) Management Information System
2 25 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (17.60%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.80%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (4.80%) CESG
7 4 (3.20%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.60%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.80%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.80%) Blog
9 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.80%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.60%) Windows
2 1 (0.80%) Unix
2 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (100.00%) Information Security
2 47 (37.60%) Security Management
3 38 (30.40%) Information Security Management
4 37 (29.60%) ISMS
5 34 (27.20%) Risk Management
6 28 (22.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (21.60%) ITIL
7 27 (21.60%) Risk Assessment
8 26 (20.80%) Business Continuity
9 25 (20.00%) Project Management
10 24 (19.20%) Data Protection
11 23 (18.40%) SIEM
12 16 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (8.80%) Security Operations
15 10 (8.00%) Information Security Governance
15 10 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 9 (7.20%) Data Analysis
16 9 (7.20%) IT Governance
17 8 (6.40%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.60%) C
Qualifications
1 87 (69.60%) CISSP
2 69 (55.20%) CISM
3 33 (26.40%) CISA
4 27 (21.60%) Degree
5 16 (12.80%) SSCP
6 15 (12.00%) CISMP
7 5 (4.00%) CRISC
8 4 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.20%) CLAS
9 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.60%) CCNA
10 2 (1.60%) CCNP
11 1 (0.80%) CCIE
11 1 (0.80%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (48.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (18.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (13.60%) COBIT
4 14 (11.20%) PCI DSS
5 8 (6.40%) COSO
6 5 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (2.40%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.80%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 5 (4.00%) CA
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.60%) Splunk
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco
3 1 (0.80%) Qualys
3 1 (0.80%) Sony
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 27 days ago