The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Officer
Rank 615 567 603
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 36 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.077% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.082% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 28
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £70,000 £82,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £47,296
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -10.14%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44913 41478 48583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.45% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34642 42277
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Officer
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -16 6 £60,000 +12.67%
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 55 (76.39%) Information Security
2 30 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (41.67%) CISSP
3 25 (34.72%) CISM
4 22 (30.56%) Finance
5 18 (25.00%) Firewall
6 16 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 16 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (20.83%) Windows
8 13 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (18.06%) Banking
8 13 (18.06%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 12 (16.67%) Security Management
9 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 12 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 11 (15.28%) BCP
10 11 (15.28%) Business Continuity Planning
11 10 (13.89%) PCI DSS
11 10 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (12.50%) Legal
12 9 (12.50%) CISA
12 9 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
12 9 (12.50%) Network Security
12 9 (12.50%) Degree
13 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 8 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
14 7 (9.72%) Data Security
14 7 (9.72%) Linux
14 7 (9.72%) ITIL

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) Firewall
2 9 (12.50%) Network Security
3 7 (9.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Banking
3 9 (12.50%) Legal
4 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.94%) German Language
5 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.17%) French Language
7 2 (2.78%) Military
7 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.78%) Retail
8 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.33%) PKI
3 4 (5.56%) CESG
4 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.39%) FMCG
6 1 (1.39%) Derivative
6 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (76.39%) Information Security
2 16 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 16 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (18.06%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 12 (16.67%) Security Management
4 12 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 11 (15.28%) BCP
5 11 (15.28%) Business Continuity Planning
6 10 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (9.72%) Data Security
9 7 (9.72%) ITIL
10 6 (8.33%) Information Security Management
10 6 (8.33%) Project Management
10 6 (8.33%) Load Balancing
11 5 (6.94%) Information Security Governance
11 5 (6.94%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) C
2 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) CISSP
2 25 (34.72%) CISM
3 9 (12.50%) CISA
3 9 (12.50%) Degree
4 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (2.78%) CEH
5 2 (2.78%) CISMP
5 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) CGEIT
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (13.89%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.33%) COBIT
4 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) Sophos
2 2 (2.78%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.39%) Qualys
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco
3 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) Citrix
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
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