The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Officer
Rank 194 197 183
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 11 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.22% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £28,863
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +38.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.98%
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
4566 4849 3688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.21% 96.42% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3584 3951 2962
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Officer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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 Security Officer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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 +19 10 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Security Officer
Yorkshire

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (94.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (36.84%) Security Testing
5 7 (36.84%) CHFI
5 7 (36.84%) Application Packaging
5 7 (36.84%) C
5 7 (36.84%) SIEM
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (36.84%) Cyber Security
6 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
7 5 (26.32%) CISSP
8 4 (21.05%) CISM
8 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (21.05%) ISMS
9 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
9 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
10 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 2 (10.53%) ISO 14001
11 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
11 1 (5.26%) Security Management
11 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (5.26%) BCP
11 1 (5.26%) Project Management
11 1 (5.26%) CISA
11 1 (5.26%) SQL

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (36.84%) Security Testing
3 7 (36.84%) SIEM
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (36.84%) Cyber Security
4 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (21.05%) ISMS
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.26%) Security Management
7 1 (5.26%) BCP
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) B2B
7 1 (5.26%) B2C
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CHFI
2 5 (26.32%) CISSP
3 4 (21.05%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (94.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) ISO 14001
4 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum 25 days holiday, life assurance, acc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 26 days ago