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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Officer
England / North West
Rank 232 225 250
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 16 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.072% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.075% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Median salary £41,792 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.13% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,933 £48,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £74,750 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-12.01% -9.52%

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
5725 5315 6644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.56% 96.04% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4829 4462 5681
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 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 - 7 - -
Manchester -25 5 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Merseyside - 4 £41,792 - 1
Security Officer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (72.22%) CISSP
3 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (50.00%) CISA
4 9 (50.00%) CISM
5 8 (44.44%) ISSAP
5 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) PCI DSS
6 6 (33.33%) BCP
6 6 (33.33%) Data Security
6 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (33.33%) PCI QSA
6 6 (33.33%) Marketing
6 6 (33.33%) ISMS
6 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (33.33%) ISO22301
6 6 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (22.22%) Information Governance
7 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (22.22%) Physics
7 4 (22.22%) Human Factors
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Change Management
7 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 2 (11.11%) ISSEP
8 2 (11.11%) ISSMP
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder 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 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) GIS
General
1 6 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (33.33%) BCP
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) Data Security
3 6 (33.33%) ISMS
3 6 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (22.22%) Human Factors
4 4 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (11.11%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Cyber Assurance
6 1 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.56%) Network Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Auditing
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CISSP
2 9 (50.00%) CISA
2 9 (50.00%) CISM
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) ISSAP
4 6 (33.33%) PCI QSA
5 2 (11.11%) CASP
5 2 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (11.11%) CRISC
5 2 (11.11%) ISSEP
5 2 (11.11%) ISSMP
5 2 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 6 (33.33%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CSIRT
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