The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Officer
England / London
Rank 504 573 593
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 67 66 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 64 60 30
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,900 £44,700
10% offered a salary of more than £113,500 £80,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-12.01% -9.52%

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Officer
Salary Trend in London

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in London

Security Officer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Officer across the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in London

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 Security Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +45 22 £62,500 +13.63%
New Malden - 1 £50,000 -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Security Officer in the job title.

1 138 (99.28%) Information Security
2 87 (62.59%) CISSP
3 70 (50.36%) CISM
4 57 (41.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 50 (35.97%) Risk Management
6 46 (33.09%) CISA
7 36 (25.90%) Finance
8 35 (25.18%) Cybersecurity
9 33 (23.74%) Management Information System
10 24 (17.27%) COBIT
10 24 (17.27%) Penetration Testing
11 21 (15.11%) Degree
11 21 (15.11%) PCI DSS
12 20 (14.39%) Risk Assessment
13 19 (13.67%) Security Management
13 19 (13.67%) Legal
13 19 (13.67%) Change Control
14 16 (11.51%) Security Architecture
14 16 (11.51%) Banking
15 15 (10.79%) ISMS
16 14 (10.07%) Network Security
16 14 (10.07%) Service Management
16 14 (10.07%) ITIL
16 14 (10.07%) E-Discovery
17 13 (9.35%) Security Operations
17 13 (9.35%) Linux
17 13 (9.35%) Law
17 13 (9.35%) Data Protection
17 13 (9.35%) TOGAF
18 12 (8.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 6 (4.32%) assyst
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) IaaS
1 2 (1.44%) PaaS
1 2 (1.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.07%) Network Security
2 4 (2.88%) Firewall
3 3 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.16%) VPN
4 2 (1.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.72%) IPv4
5 1 (0.72%) IPv6
5 1 (0.72%) SMS
5 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (25.90%) Finance
2 19 (13.67%) Legal
3 16 (11.51%) Banking
4 13 (9.35%) Law
5 9 (6.47%) German Language
6 8 (5.76%) Spanish Language
7 6 (4.32%) French Language
8 3 (2.16%) Marketing
9 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.74%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.88%) CESG
3 4 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.16%) Cybercrime
5 2 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.44%) Fintech
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.35%) Linux
2 11 (7.91%) Windows
3 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (99.28%) Information Security
2 50 (35.97%) Risk Management
3 35 (25.18%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (17.27%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (14.39%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (13.67%) Change Control
6 19 (13.67%) Security Management
7 16 (11.51%) Security Architecture
8 15 (10.79%) ISMS
9 14 (10.07%) E-Discovery
9 14 (10.07%) ITIL
9 14 (10.07%) Service Management
10 13 (9.35%) Data Protection
10 13 (9.35%) Security Operations
10 13 (9.35%) TOGAF
11 11 (7.91%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (7.91%) Information Assurance
11 11 (7.91%) Information Security Management
12 10 (7.19%) Line Management
12 10 (7.19%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.16%) C
2 2 (1.44%) Java
2 2 (1.44%) Scala
3 1 (0.72%) C#
3 1 (0.72%) SQL
3 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 87 (62.59%) CISSP
2 70 (50.36%) CISM
3 46 (33.09%) CISA
4 21 (15.11%) Degree
5 10 (7.19%) CRISC
6 6 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.32%) SANS
7 4 (2.88%) CEH
7 4 (2.88%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (2.88%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (2.16%) CISMP
9 2 (1.44%) CASP
9 2 (1.44%) CHFI
9 2 (1.44%) GIAC
9 2 (1.44%) ISSAP
9 2 (1.44%) ISSEP
9 2 (1.44%) ISSMP
9 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.72%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (41.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (17.27%) COBIT
3 21 (15.11%) PCI DSS
4 12 (8.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (6.47%) ISO27005
6 6 (4.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (4.32%) ISO22301
7 3 (2.16%) GDPR
8 2 (1.44%) SLA
9 1 (0.72%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.72%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.72%) SAS 70
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.72%) EnCase
2 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.72%) Nagios
2 1 (0.72%) Nessus
2 1 (0.72%) Nmap
2 1 (0.72%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 11 (7.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) Cisco
3 3 (2.16%) CA
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle
4 2 (1.44%) Qualys
4 2 (1.44%) Symantec
5 1 (0.72%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.72%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (0.72%) FINRA
5 1 (0.72%) Forcepoint
5 1 (0.72%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.72%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.72%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.72%) Postini
5 1 (0.72%) SAP
5 1 (0.72%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.72%) Sophos
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