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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 550 616 623
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 67 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.12% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 26
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £47,500 £47,037
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
36116 42293 43830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.76% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31317 35995 36454
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +72 22 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Westminster - 1 £35,750 -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 139 (97.89%) Information Security
2 83 (58.45%) CISSP
3 66 (46.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 53 (37.32%) Finance
4 53 (37.32%) CISM
5 43 (30.28%) Degree
6 42 (29.58%) Management Information System
7 35 (24.65%) Risk Management
8 31 (21.83%) CISA
9 27 (19.01%) Data Protection
10 26 (18.31%) PCI DSS
10 26 (18.31%) SIEM
11 25 (17.61%) ISMS
12 23 (16.20%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (15.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 20 (14.08%) Project Management
14 20 (14.08%) Legal
15 19 (13.38%) Banking
16 18 (12.68%) Computer Science
16 18 (12.68%) ITIL
17 17 (11.97%) Security Management
17 17 (11.97%) COBIT
17 17 (11.97%) CRISC
18 15 (10.56%) Penetration Testing
18 15 (10.56%) Network Security
18 15 (10.56%) Internal Audit
18 15 (10.56%) Regulatory Compliance
19 14 (9.86%) ISO27002
19 14 (9.86%) Data Centre
19 14 (9.86%) Security Architecture

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 6 (4.23%) MS Office
2 4 (2.82%) MS Project
2 4 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) assyst
1 4 (2.82%) Veritas eDiscovery
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.56%) Network Security
2 14 (9.86%) VPN
3 12 (8.45%) Firewall
3 12 (8.45%) IPv4
3 12 (8.45%) IPv6
4 4 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.41%) Internet
6 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
General
1 53 (37.32%) Finance
2 20 (14.08%) Legal
3 19 (13.38%) Banking
4 10 (7.04%) Law
5 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Publishing
5 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) .NET
1 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.70%) Middleware
1 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (29.58%) Management Information System
2 18 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.86%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.52%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.82%) CESG
6 2 (1.41%) Fintech
7 1 (0.70%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Windows
2 9 (6.34%) Linux
3 5 (3.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (97.89%) Information Security
2 35 (24.65%) Risk Management
3 27 (19.01%) Data Protection
4 26 (18.31%) SIEM
5 25 (17.61%) ISMS
6 23 (16.20%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (14.08%) Project Management
8 18 (12.68%) ITIL
9 17 (11.97%) Security Management
10 15 (10.56%) Internal Audit
10 15 (10.56%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (10.56%) Regulatory Compliance
11 14 (9.86%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (9.86%) Security Architecture
12 13 (9.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 11 (7.75%) Information Assurance
13 11 (7.75%) IT Audit
14 10 (7.04%) Statistical Analysis
15 8 (5.63%) Change Control
15 8 (5.63%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 83 (58.45%) CISSP
2 53 (37.32%) CISM
3 43 (30.28%) Degree
4 31 (21.83%) CISA
5 17 (11.97%) CRISC
6 7 (4.93%) SSCP
7 6 (4.23%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (4.23%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (3.52%) CCNA
8 5 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.52%) SANS
9 4 (2.82%) CASP
9 4 (2.82%) ISSAP
9 4 (2.82%) ISSEP
9 4 (2.82%) ISSMP
9 4 (2.82%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.41%) CEH
11 2 (1.41%) CHFI
11 2 (1.41%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (46.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (18.31%) PCI DSS
3 22 (15.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (11.97%) COBIT
5 14 (9.86%) ISO27002
6 8 (5.63%) ISO27005
7 7 (4.93%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (4.93%) SAS 70
8 5 (3.52%) COSO
9 4 (2.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (1.41%) SLA
11 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) CA
3 5 (3.52%) Cisco
4 1 (0.70%) Splunk
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