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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 527 594 634
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 85 59 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.14% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 78 48 22
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,750 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £98,250 £94,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -12.38%
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
33833 41773 43214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.90% 96.19% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28787 35551 36717
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +53 30 £62,500 -56.14% 3
New Malden - 1 £50,000 -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 147 (98.00%) Information Security
2 89 (59.33%) CISSP
3 67 (44.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 65 (43.33%) CISM
5 52 (34.67%) Risk Management
6 45 (30.00%) CISA
7 41 (27.33%) Finance
8 38 (25.33%) Management Information System
9 34 (22.67%) Cybersecurity
10 32 (21.33%) Degree
11 26 (17.33%) PCI DSS
12 24 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
12 24 (16.00%) Legal
13 23 (15.33%) Risk Assessment
13 23 (15.33%) COBIT
14 21 (14.00%) Security Management
15 20 (13.33%) ISMS
16 19 (12.67%) Change Control
16 19 (12.67%) Banking
17 18 (12.00%) Security Architecture
18 16 (10.67%) SIEM
19 15 (10.00%) Network Security
19 15 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 15 (10.00%) Windows
20 14 (9.33%) ITIL
20 14 (9.33%) Service Management
20 14 (9.33%) E-Discovery
20 14 (9.33%) Information Assurance
21 13 (8.67%) CRISC
21 13 (8.67%) Security Operations

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 5 (3.33%) MS Office
2 3 (2.00%) MS Project
2 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 6 (4.00%) assyst
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) IaaS
1 2 (1.33%) PaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.00%) Network Security
2 10 (6.67%) VPN
3 8 (5.33%) IPv4
3 8 (5.33%) IPv6
4 5 (3.33%) Firewall
5 3 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.33%) Internet
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.67%) SMS
7 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.67%) GIS
1 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (27.33%) Finance
2 24 (16.00%) Legal
3 19 (12.67%) Banking
4 12 (8.00%) Law
5 8 (5.33%) German Language
5 8 (5.33%) Spanish Language
6 6 (4.00%) French Language
7 3 (2.00%) Marketing
7 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.67%) Electronics
9 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.67%) CESG
5 3 (2.00%) Cybercrime
5 3 (2.00%) Fintech
6 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.00%) Windows
2 13 (8.67%) Linux
3 4 (2.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (98.00%) Information Security
2 52 (34.67%) Risk Management
3 34 (22.67%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (15.33%) Risk Assessment
6 21 (14.00%) Security Management
7 20 (13.33%) ISMS
8 19 (12.67%) Change Control
9 18 (12.00%) Security Architecture
10 16 (10.67%) SIEM
11 14 (9.33%) E-Discovery
11 14 (9.33%) Information Assurance
11 14 (9.33%) ITIL
11 14 (9.33%) Service Management
12 13 (8.67%) Regulatory Compliance
12 13 (8.67%) Security Operations
12 13 (8.67%) TOGAF
13 12 (8.00%) Data Protection
13 12 (8.00%) Information Security Management
13 12 (8.00%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.33%) Java
1 2 (1.33%) Scala
2 1 (0.67%) C#
2 1 (0.67%) SQL
2 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 89 (59.33%) CISSP
2 65 (43.33%) CISM
3 45 (30.00%) CISA
4 32 (21.33%) Degree
5 13 (8.67%) CRISC
6 6 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (3.33%) SANS
7 5 (3.33%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.00%) CASP
9 3 (2.00%) CEH
9 3 (2.00%) ISSAP
9 3 (2.00%) ISSEP
9 3 (2.00%) ISSMP
10 2 (1.33%) CHFI
10 2 (1.33%) CISMP
10 2 (1.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (44.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (17.33%) PCI DSS
3 23 (15.33%) COBIT
4 15 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (6.00%) ISO27005
6 6 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (4.00%) ISO27002
7 5 (3.33%) ISAE 3402
7 5 (3.33%) ISO22301
7 5 (3.33%) SAS 70
8 2 (1.33%) SLA
9 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.67%) EnCase
2 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.67%) Nagios
2 1 (0.67%) Nessus
2 1 (0.67%) Nmap
2 1 (0.67%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 13 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.67%) Cisco
3 6 (4.00%) CA
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle
4 2 (1.33%) Qualys
4 2 (1.33%) Symantec
5 1 (0.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.67%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (0.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (0.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.67%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.67%) Postini
5 1 (0.67%) SAP
5 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.67%) Sophos
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