The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Information Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Information Security Officer
UK
Rank 841 941 960
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Officer 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Median salary £76,250 £65,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.30% -31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79794 98559 103528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.43% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 66278 82600 85180
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Information Security Officer in the job title.

Senior Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Officer within the UK.

Senior Information Security Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Officer over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 within the UK.

Senior Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Officer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 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
England +110 2 £76,250 +17.30%
London - 1 £90,000 -
Manchester - 1 £62,500 -
North West - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CISA
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) IaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Fintech
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (20.00%) SABSA
5 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) COBIT
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

Senior Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) SABSA
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISA
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle