The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Officer
Rank - 221 210
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
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
5924 5066 5325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.24% 95.37% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4958 4418 4702
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Officer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Officer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in the South West

Security Officer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Security Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Officer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Security Officer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISMP
1 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £21,264 - £23,790 + benefits + Market Forces payment of £5,000
Posted: 7 days ago