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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Officer
Rank 571 610 603
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 39 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.055% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.058% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 22
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £47,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
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
41703 42749 45256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.82% 93.94% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35553 35221 39129
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +22 12 £82,500 +37.50% 5
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 80 (98.77%) Information Security
2 61 (75.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (72.84%) CISSP
4 34 (41.98%) PCI DSS
5 33 (40.74%) Finance
6 26 (32.10%) CISA
7 24 (29.63%) CISM
8 20 (24.69%) Management Information System
9 17 (20.99%) Security Management
9 17 (20.99%) ISMS
10 16 (19.75%) German Language
10 16 (19.75%) Risk Management
10 16 (19.75%) Business Continuity
11 15 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 14 (17.28%) Cyber Security
13 13 (16.05%) Network Security
14 12 (14.81%) Degree
14 12 (14.81%) Security Architecture
14 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (14.81%) Information Security Management
15 10 (12.35%) Risk Assessment
15 10 (12.35%) CRISC
16 9 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
17 8 (9.88%) Data Security
17 8 (9.88%) Firewall
17 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (9.88%) COBIT
18 7 (8.64%) Data Protection
18 7 (8.64%) E-Discovery
18 7 (8.64%) Hedge funds

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) Network Security
2 8 (9.88%) Firewall
3 4 (4.94%) VPN
4 3 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 33 (40.74%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) German Language
3 7 (8.64%) Legal
3 7 (8.64%) Financial Institution
4 6 (7.41%) Banking
5 5 (6.17%) Retail
6 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Advertising
7 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) SOAP
1 2 (2.47%) REST
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.64%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.70%) PKI
6 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.47%) Open Source
7 1 (1.23%) iPad
7 1 (1.23%) FMCG
7 1 (1.23%) NHS
7 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.23%) Equities
7 1 (1.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (98.77%) Information Security
2 17 (20.99%) Security Management
2 17 (20.99%) ISMS
3 16 (19.75%) Risk Management
3 16 (19.75%) Business Continuity
4 14 (17.28%) Cyber Security
5 12 (14.81%) Security Architecture
5 12 (14.81%) Information Security Management
5 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (12.35%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Data Security
9 7 (8.64%) E-Discovery
9 7 (8.64%) Data Protection
10 6 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (7.41%) BCP
11 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.94%) ITIL
12 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.94%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.47%) C
2 1 (1.23%) C++
2 1 (1.23%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (72.84%) CISSP
2 26 (32.10%) CISA
3 24 (29.63%) CISM
4 12 (14.81%) Degree
5 10 (12.35%) CRISC
6 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.70%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.23%) CCNA
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (75.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (41.98%) PCI DSS
3 15 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (9.88%) COBIT
5 3 (3.70%) BS7799
5 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (2.47%) QA
7 1 (1.23%) COSO
7 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Xen
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (2.47%) Cisco
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.47%) VMware
2 1 (1.23%) F5
2 1 (1.23%) LogRhythm
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle
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