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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 563 616 657
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 77 56 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 73 50 32
Median salary £65,000 £56,250 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £83,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
38557 41930 48251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.74% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33462 35382 40334
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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% -

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 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 +62 18 £60,000 -17.24% 1
Hammersmith - 4 £60,000 -
Bromley - 1 £40,000 -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 149 (98.68%) Information Security
2 107 (70.86%) CISSP
3 79 (52.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 75 (49.67%) CISM
5 59 (39.07%) Finance
6 54 (35.76%) Management Information System
7 52 (34.44%) Security Management
8 40 (26.49%) Information Security Management
8 40 (26.49%) ISMS
9 37 (24.50%) CISA
10 36 (23.84%) Risk Management
11 34 (22.52%) Degree
12 31 (20.53%) Risk Assessment
13 30 (19.87%) Data Protection
14 28 (18.54%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (18.54%) SIEM
15 27 (17.88%) ITIL
16 26 (17.22%) Project Management
16 26 (17.22%) Business Continuity
16 26 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (15.89%) Legal
18 23 (15.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 22 (14.57%) SSCP
20 21 (13.91%) Computer Science
21 19 (12.58%) Firewall
22 17 (11.26%) COBIT
22 17 (11.26%) PCI DSS
22 17 (11.26%) Penetration Testing
23 16 (10.60%) CISMP
23 16 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management

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 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.32%) MS Office
2 1 (0.66%) MS Project
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.58%) Firewall
2 15 (9.93%) Network Security
3 8 (5.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (3.31%) VPN
5 3 (1.99%) IPv4
5 3 (1.99%) IPv6
6 2 (1.32%) Internet
6 2 (1.32%) SAN
7 1 (0.66%) LAN
7 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.66%) GIS
General
1 59 (39.07%) Finance
2 24 (15.89%) Legal
3 10 (6.62%) Banking
4 4 (2.65%) Law
5 3 (1.99%) Publishing
6 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.66%) Front Office
7 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.66%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (35.76%) Management Information System
2 26 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (13.91%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.28%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (6.62%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (3.97%) CESG
6 6 (3.97%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.65%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.32%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.32%) PKI
9 1 (0.66%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.66%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.97%) Windows
2 5 (3.31%) Unix
3 4 (2.65%) Linux
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (98.68%) Information Security
2 52 (34.44%) Security Management
3 40 (26.49%) Information Security Management
3 40 (26.49%) ISMS
4 36 (23.84%) Risk Management
5 31 (20.53%) Risk Assessment
6 30 (19.87%) Data Protection
7 28 (18.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (18.54%) SIEM
8 27 (17.88%) ITIL
9 26 (17.22%) Business Continuity
9 26 (17.22%) Project Management
10 17 (11.26%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (8.61%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (7.28%) Security Operations
14 10 (6.62%) Information Security Governance
14 10 (6.62%) IT Governance
14 10 (6.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 10 (6.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.32%) C
1 2 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (70.86%) CISSP
2 75 (49.67%) CISM
3 37 (24.50%) CISA
4 34 (22.52%) Degree
5 22 (14.57%) SSCP
6 16 (10.60%) CISMP
7 11 (7.28%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (5.96%) CCNA
8 9 (5.96%) CRISC
9 4 (2.65%) CLAS
9 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.32%) MCSE
11 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.66%) CCIE
12 1 (0.66%) CCNP
12 1 (0.66%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.66%) ISSEP
12 1 (0.66%) ISSMP
12 1 (0.66%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (52.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (15.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (11.26%) COBIT
3 17 (11.26%) PCI DSS
4 8 (5.30%) COSO
5 5 (3.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (3.31%) ISO 9001
5 5 (3.31%) ISO27002
6 2 (1.32%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.66%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.66%) SAS 70
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) RSA Archer
2 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (5.96%) Cisco
2 6 (3.97%) CA
3 4 (2.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.99%) Splunk
5 2 (1.32%) Altiris
5 2 (1.32%) EMC
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle
5 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.32%) VMware
6 1 (0.66%) Sony
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