The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Officer
Rank 223 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Officer 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.64%
IT 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
6459 6913 5001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.19% 96.28% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 5444 3947
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IT Security Officer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Security Officer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

IT Security Officer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Officer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IT Security Officer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Security Officer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
West Yorkshire - 14 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £31,000 -
IT Security Officer
England

IT Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 20 (74.07%) Information Security
2 17 (62.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (40.74%) CISSP
3 11 (40.74%) CISM
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
5 8 (29.63%) Cyber Security
6 7 (25.93%) CISA
6 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
6 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
7 6 (22.22%) SIEM
8 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (14.81%) CIMA
9 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
9 3 (11.11%) Firewall
9 3 (11.11%) C
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (11.11%) CHFI
9 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Network Security
9 3 (11.11%) Application Packaging
10 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
10 2 (7.41%) PKI
10 2 (7.41%) DMZ
10 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (7.41%) ITIL
10 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2

IT Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (7.41%) DMZ
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Information Security
2 8 (29.63%) Cyber Security
3 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
4 6 (22.22%) SIEM
5 4 (14.81%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.70%) Information Governance
8 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CISSP
1 11 (40.74%) CISM
2 7 (25.93%) CISA
3 4 (14.81%) CIMA
4 3 (11.11%) CHFI
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
6 1 (3.70%) CCNA
6 1 (3.70%) CCDA
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS