The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Officer
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.080% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Information Security Officer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1217 1306 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.97% 96.67% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 1164 998
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in Wales

Information Security Officer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Officer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Information Security Officer
UK

Information Security Officer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft