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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Officer
Rank 594 614 599
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 43 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.038% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.041% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 43
Average salary £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,444 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £74,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
42843 41746 47655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.51% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35073 41312
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 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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
Wimbledon - 7 - -
City of London -4 4 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £95,000 -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 66 (82.50%) Information Security
2 45 (56.25%) CISSP
3 42 (52.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (32.50%) Finance
5 22 (27.50%) CISM
6 16 (20.00%) Firewall
6 16 (20.00%) Network Security
7 15 (18.75%) PCI DSS
7 15 (18.75%) CISA
7 15 (18.75%) Business Continuity
8 14 (17.50%) German Language
9 13 (16.25%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (16.25%) Windows
10 12 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 12 (15.00%) Risk Management
11 11 (13.75%) Degree
12 10 (12.50%) BCP
12 10 (12.50%) Data Protection
12 10 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (11.25%) Banking
13 9 (11.25%) Penetration Testing
14 8 (10.00%) Security Management
14 8 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
14 8 (10.00%) ISMS
14 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
15 7 (8.75%) Risk Analysis
15 7 (8.75%) Data Security
15 7 (8.75%) Legal
15 7 (8.75%) VPN

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.00%) Firewall
1 16 (20.00%) Network Security
2 7 (8.75%) VPN
3 3 (3.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.25%) Internet
4 1 (1.25%) HTTP
4 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) German Language
3 9 (11.25%) Banking
4 7 (8.75%) Legal
5 6 (7.50%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Retail
7 2 (2.50%) Military
7 2 (2.50%) Advertising
8 1 (1.25%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) PKI
3 5 (6.25%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.50%) CESG
6 1 (1.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (82.50%) Information Security
2 15 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 13 (16.25%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 10 (12.50%) BCP
5 10 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 10 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
6 9 (11.25%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (10.00%) Security Management
7 8 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (10.00%) ISMS
8 7 (8.75%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (8.75%) Data Security
8 7 (8.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (7.50%) Load Balancing
9 6 (7.50%) ITIL
10 5 (6.25%) Cyber Security
10 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.00%) Information Security Management
Qualifications
1 45 (56.25%) CISSP
2 22 (27.50%) CISM
3 15 (18.75%) CISA
4 11 (13.75%) Degree
5 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (52.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.25%) COBIT
4 1 (1.25%) COSO
4 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (2.50%) Fujitsu
2 1 (1.25%) Qualys
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £120,000 to £130,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago