The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 250 232 257
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 9 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.15% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Median salary £57,500 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £81,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -7.14%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6045 5907 7227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.66% 95.91% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5096 4898 6180
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Security Officer in the job title.

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Officer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Officer across the North West region.

Security Officer Salary Trend in the North West

Security Officer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Officer across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in the North West

Security Officer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Officer within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 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
Cheshire +19 6 - - 2
Manchester -14 3 £57,500 +17.94% 1
Security Officer
England

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 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 North West region featuring Security Officer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (91.67%) CISSP
3 9 (75.00%) CISA
3 9 (75.00%) CISM
4 8 (66.67%) Degree
4 8 (66.67%) ISSAP
5 7 (58.33%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
7 5 (41.67%) PCI QSA
7 5 (41.67%) ISMS
7 5 (41.67%) ISO22301
7 5 (41.67%) Marketing
7 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
7 5 (41.67%) Finance
7 5 (41.67%) BCP
7 5 (41.67%) Data Security
8 4 (33.33%) Banking
9 3 (25.00%) CASP
9 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (25.00%) SIEM
9 3 (25.00%) CRISC
9 3 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (25.00%) ISSEP
9 3 (25.00%) ISSMP
10 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (8.33%) Security Management

Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (41.67%) BCP
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Data Security
3 5 (41.67%) ISMS
4 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (8.33%) Security Auditing
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 9 (75.00%) CISA
2 9 (75.00%) CISM
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) ISSAP
4 5 (41.67%) PCI QSA
5 3 (25.00%) CASP
5 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (25.00%) CRISC
5 3 (25.00%) ISSEP
5 3 (25.00%) ISSMP
5 3 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (41.67%) ISO22301
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: Car + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago