The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Information Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Officer
England / South East
Rank 383 433 442
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 5 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.12% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.12% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 3
Median salary £100,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +52.94%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14395 18609 19573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11928 15813 15865
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Information Security Officer in the job title.

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in the South East

Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in the South East

Information Security Officer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Officer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 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
Berkshire +38 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Oxfordshire +31 2 £100,000 +66.66%
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Information 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 South East region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) COSO
2 9 (60.00%) COBIT
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) Database Security
4 7 (46.67%) Data Security
5 6 (40.00%) B2B
5 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (40.00%) Analytics
5 6 (40.00%) Data Encryption
5 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Security Management
6 5 (33.33%) CISSP
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) SaaS
7 4 (26.67%) Cyber Intelligence
7 4 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (26.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 3 (20.00%) IaaS
8 3 (20.00%) PaaS
8 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
8 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (20.00%) Unix

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
2 3 (20.00%) IaaS
2 3 (20.00%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Database Security
4 7 (46.67%) Data Security
5 6 (40.00%) Analytics
5 6 (40.00%) B2B
5 6 (40.00%) Data Encryption
5 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Security Management
7 4 (26.67%) Cyber Intelligence
7 4 (26.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
9 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (6.67%) Facilities Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CISA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) COBIT
1 9 (60.00%) COSO
2 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) VMware