The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Officer
Rank 98 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Officer 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.59%
IT 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
1264 1260 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.16% 96.55% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1121 922
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

IT Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IT Security Officer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

IT Security Officer Salary Trend in Wales

IT 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 IT Security Officer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 September 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 3 £32,500 -
IT Security Officer
UK

IT Security Officer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited IT 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 IT Security Officer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS

IT Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited IT 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 IT Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS