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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 222 247 262
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.049% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +69.35%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +7.59%
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
5398 6169 6868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.51% 96.71% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4577 5035 5529
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Manchester +7 7 £40,000 -23.80%
Merseyside - 3 £60,000 -
Security Officer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
3 8 (47.06%) Marketing
3 8 (47.06%) CISSP
4 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
5 6 (35.29%) CISA
5 6 (35.29%) Data Security
6 5 (29.41%) Security Management
6 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (29.41%) ISMS
6 5 (29.41%) Information Security Management
6 5 (29.41%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (29.41%) Internal Audit
6 5 (29.41%) ISO22301
6 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (17.65%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) SIEM
9 2 (11.76%) CISM
9 2 (11.76%) Banking
10 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
10 1 (5.88%) ISSAP

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 (5.88%) Firewall
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
3 6 (35.29%) Data Security
4 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
4 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity Management
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security Management
4 5 (29.41%) Internal Audit
4 5 (29.41%) ISMS
4 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (29.41%) Security Management
4 5 (29.41%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) SIEM
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CISSP
2 6 (35.29%) CISA
3 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) CISM
6 1 (5.88%) CASP
6 1 (5.88%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (5.88%) CRISC
6 1 (5.88%) ISSAP
6 1 (5.88%) ISSEP
6 1 (5.88%) ISSMP
6 1 (5.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
3 5 (29.41%) ISO22301
4 3 (17.65%) SLA