The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Officer
Rank 564 590 599
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 54 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.054% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.057% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 25
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,860 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £41,400 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+32.85% +8.94%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Officer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 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 +21 16 £82,500 +65.00% 1
Security Officer
England

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title.

1 94 (98.95%) Information Security
2 72 (75.79%) CISSP
3 67 (70.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (54.74%) Finance
5 47 (49.47%) PCI DSS
6 36 (37.89%) CISA
7 30 (31.58%) Management Information System
8 28 (29.47%) CISM
8 28 (29.47%) Security Management
9 24 (25.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 22 (23.16%) Risk Management
10 22 (23.16%) Cyber Security
11 21 (22.11%) ISMS
12 19 (20.00%) Security Architecture
13 18 (18.95%) Risk Assessment
14 17 (17.89%) CRISC
14 17 (17.89%) Business Continuity
14 17 (17.89%) Information Security Management
14 17 (17.89%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (14.74%) E-Discovery
16 14 (14.74%) Degree
17 13 (13.68%) COBIT
18 12 (12.63%) Retail
18 12 (12.63%) ITIL
19 11 (11.58%) German Language
20 10 (10.53%) Network Security
21 9 (9.47%) Investment Management
21 9 (9.47%) PCI QSA
21 9 (9.47%) Banking

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) Network Security
2 6 (6.32%) Firewall
3 5 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.11%) LAN
4 2 (2.11%) WAN
4 2 (2.11%) VPN
5 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
General
1 52 (54.74%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Retail
3 11 (11.58%) German Language
4 9 (9.47%) Banking
5 7 (7.37%) Legal
6 5 (5.26%) Financial Institution
7 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.16%) Retail Banking
9 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) SOAP
1 2 (2.11%) REST
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) Hedge funds
4 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.16%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.11%) Replication
7 2 (2.11%) Clustering
7 2 (2.11%) Open Source
8 1 (1.05%) FMCG
8 1 (1.05%) iPad
8 1 (1.05%) NHS
8 1 (1.05%) Tandem
8 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.05%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.21%) Linux
2 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.11%) UNIX
2 2 (2.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (98.95%) Information Security
2 28 (29.47%) Security Management
3 22 (23.16%) Risk Management
3 22 (23.16%) Cyber Security
4 21 (22.11%) ISMS
5 19 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 18 (18.95%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (17.89%) Business Continuity
7 17 (17.89%) Information Security Management
7 17 (17.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (14.74%) E-Discovery
9 12 (12.63%) ITIL
10 9 (9.47%) Investment Management
11 7 (7.37%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (7.37%) Data Security
11 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.32%) Project Management
12 6 (6.32%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.32%) Data Protection
13 5 (5.26%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) C
1 3 (3.16%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) C++
2 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 72 (75.79%) CISSP
2 36 (37.89%) CISA
3 28 (29.47%) CISM
4 17 (17.89%) CRISC
5 14 (14.74%) Degree
6 9 (9.47%) PCI QSA
7 4 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) CCNP
9 1 (1.05%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (70.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (49.47%) PCI DSS
3 24 (25.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (13.68%) COBIT
5 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (4.21%) BS7799
6 2 (2.11%) QA
7 1 (1.05%) EMIR
7 1 (1.05%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (1.05%) COSO
7 1 (1.05%) MiFID
7 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.05%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) Xen
2 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (5.26%) Cisco
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle
2 3 (3.16%) VMware
3 2 (2.11%) HP
3 2 (2.11%) Dell
3 2 (2.11%) Qualys
3 2 (2.11%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.05%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.05%) F5
4 1 (1.05%) Juniper
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago