The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Officer
Rank 206 - 181
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.077% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £44,750 - £34,250
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +27.50%
Information Security Officer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5021 3699 3630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.08% 95.34% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3951 3027 3032
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Leeds - 4 £44,750 - 2
Information Security Officer
Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) CESG Infosec
4 5 (38.46%) RMADS
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (38.46%) CESG
4 5 (38.46%) BCP
4 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (30.77%) CISSP
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) CEH
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
7 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
8 1 (7.69%) SIEM
8 1 (7.69%) People Management
8 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
8 1 (7.69%) CHFI
8 1 (7.69%) C
8 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) CESG
1 5 (38.46%) RMADS
2 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) Business Continuity
3 5 (38.46%) BCP
3 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.69%) Information Management
6 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 3 (23.08%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 5 (38.46%) CESG Infosec
2 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago