The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.22% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Information Security Officer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82 47 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 100.00% 100.00% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 79 25 68
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £25,763
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in Taunton

Information Security Officer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton region that cited Information 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 Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (69.23%) QA
3 9 (69.23%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) RMADS
5 3 (23.08%) JSP 440
5 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton region that cited Information 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 Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (69.23%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) RMADS
4 3 (23.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (23.08%) JSP 440