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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Officer
Rank 583 636 611
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 46 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.047% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.050% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 15
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,221 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £105,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
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 £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 24 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 24 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
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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 +32 5 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 94 (100.00%) Information Security
2 69 (73.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (67.02%) Finance
4 60 (63.83%) CISSP
5 41 (43.62%) CISA
6 37 (39.36%) CISM
7 36 (38.30%) PCI DSS
8 34 (36.17%) Management Information System
9 32 (34.04%) Security Management
10 29 (30.85%) ISMS
11 26 (27.66%) Risk Management
12 23 (24.47%) Information Security Management
13 22 (23.40%) Risk Assessment
13 22 (23.40%) CRISC
14 21 (22.34%) COBIT
15 20 (21.28%) Business Continuity
15 20 (21.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 19 (20.21%) ITIL
16 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (19.15%) Banking
18 16 (17.02%) Cyber Security
19 15 (15.96%) Disaster Recovery
20 14 (14.89%) Security Architecture
21 13 (13.83%) E-Discovery
22 11 (11.70%) Legal
22 11 (11.70%) Retail
23 9 (9.57%) SaaS
23 9 (9.57%) Project Management
24 8 (8.51%) Investment Management
24 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity Management

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (2.13%) IIS
1 2 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Firewall
2 3 (3.19%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (3.19%) Network Security
2 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (2.13%) FirePass
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 2 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
General
1 63 (67.02%) Finance
2 18 (19.15%) Banking
3 11 (11.70%) Retail
3 11 (11.70%) Legal
4 6 (6.38%) Law
4 6 (6.38%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.17%) Management Information System
2 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.13%) Economics
6 2 (2.13%) Open Source
6 2 (2.13%) Replication
6 2 (2.13%) Clustering
7 1 (1.06%) Tandem
7 1 (1.06%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.06%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Windows
1 5 (5.32%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) UNIX
3 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (34.04%) Security Management
3 29 (30.85%) ISMS
4 26 (27.66%) Risk Management
5 23 (24.47%) Information Security Management
6 22 (23.40%) Risk Assessment
7 20 (21.28%) Business Continuity
8 19 (20.21%) ITIL
9 16 (17.02%) Cyber Security
10 15 (15.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (14.89%) Security Architecture
12 13 (13.83%) E-Discovery
13 9 (9.57%) Project Management
14 8 (8.51%) Investment Management
14 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity Management
15 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
16 6 (6.38%) Vulnerability Management
17 4 (4.26%) Process Architecture
17 4 (4.26%) Data Security
17 4 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) SQL
2 3 (3.19%) C
3 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.06%) C++
4 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 60 (63.83%) CISSP
2 41 (43.62%) CISA
3 37 (39.36%) CISM
4 22 (23.40%) CRISC
5 7 (7.45%) PCI QSA
6 6 (6.38%) Degree
7 4 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.13%) CCNP
9 2 (2.13%) CISMP
10 1 (1.06%) GIAC
10 1 (1.06%) CCNA
10 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (73.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (38.30%) PCI DSS
3 21 (22.34%) COBIT
4 20 (21.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (5.32%) Basel II
5 5 (5.32%) MiFID
5 5 (5.32%) EMIR
5 5 (5.32%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (3.19%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.13%) OpenSSH
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Nessus
1 2 (2.13%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (5.32%) Cisco
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) Juniper
3 3 (3.19%) F5
4 2 (2.13%) VMware
4 2 (2.13%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.13%) Qualys
4 2 (2.13%) HP
4 2 (2.13%) Dell
5 1 (1.06%) Clearswift
5 1 (1.06%) Sybase
5 1 (1.06%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.06%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.06%) Splunk
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