The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Officer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 220 229 258
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 5 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.099% 0.39% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.41% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 9
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,896 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-13.90% -9.52%

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
4955 5903 6762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.75% 97.07% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4233 4934 5615
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Security Officer in the job title.

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Officer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Security Officer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Officer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Officer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Officer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +4 4 £48,750 +51.16%
West Yorkshire +12 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Security Officer
England

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Security Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Security Officer in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 16 (88.89%) PCI DSS
3 12 (66.67%) CISSP
3 12 (66.67%) CISA
4 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (50.00%) CISM
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 6 (33.33%) CSIRT
7 6 (33.33%) CRISC
8 4 (22.22%) CEH
9 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) SSCP
9 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 2 (11.11%) Network Security
10 2 (11.11%) Firewall
10 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
10 2 (11.11%) Security Management
10 2 (11.11%) CISMP
10 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
11 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
11 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (5.56%) Mainframe

Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.56%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
4 1 (5.56%) ISMS
4 1 (5.56%) OWASP
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CISA
1 12 (66.67%) CISSP
2 9 (50.00%) CISM
3 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) CRISC
5 4 (22.22%) CEH
6 3 (16.67%) SSCP
7 2 (11.11%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft