The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Officer
Rank 85 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 3 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.29% 0.14% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.14% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 8
Average salary £37,500 £25,225 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.66% -27.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -16.19%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
970 695 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.38% 96.53% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 821 563 807
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,494 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Officer
Yorkshire

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Security Officer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Security Officer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Officer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 3 £37,500 +48.66%
Security Officer
Yorkshire

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 8 (72.73%) Network Security
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Websense
3 6 (54.55%) McAfee
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (54.55%) PKI
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) CISSP
5 4 (36.36%) Information Security
5 4 (36.36%) CISA
5 4 (36.36%) CISM
5 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
6 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) Risk Management

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Network Security
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) PKI
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) CISA
2 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Websense
2 6 (54.55%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) HP