The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Information Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 221 229 254
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 6 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.25% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.25% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 0
Median salary £40,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Information 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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4993 5545 6314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.12% 97.06% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4211 4693 5247
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in the South West

Information Security Officer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Devon - 5 £45,000 -
Bristol +13 1 £36,000 +26.31%
Information Security Officer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 West region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) CISM
2 8 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) CISSP
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
4 5 (41.67%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (41.67%) Protective Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow
6 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (25.00%) Information Management
6 3 (25.00%) CESG
6 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
6 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) ISMS
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection

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

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Law
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) CESG
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
3 5 (41.67%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (41.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (25.00%) Information Management
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
6 2 (16.67%) ISMS
6 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISM
2 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP