The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Officer
Rank 253 213 214
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 9 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.094% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.100% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £41,500 £57,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.19% +52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £52,600 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £65,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +25.00%
Information Security Officer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7068 5010 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.42% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5569 3950 4573
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
West Yorkshire - 9 £41,500 -
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 9 (50.00%) CISSP
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) Project Management
6 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (27.78%) CESG
7 5 (27.78%) CISA
7 5 (27.78%) CISM
7 5 (27.78%) BCP
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
7 5 (27.78%) CESG Infosec
7 5 (27.78%) RMADS
7 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
7 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) CEH
10 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
10 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
10 2 (11.11%) Security Management
10 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
10 2 (11.11%) Information Management
11 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) CESG
1 5 (27.78%) RMADS
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) BCP
4 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
4 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Information Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Security Management
7 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) CISSP
3 5 (27.78%) CISA
3 5 (27.78%) CISM
4 3 (16.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 5 (27.78%) CESG Infosec
1 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001