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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Officer
Rank 231 243 209
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 22 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 5
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,100 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £65,300
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £38,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -21.02%
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
6643 6833 5066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.05% 96.16% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5453 5419 3980
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 £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Officer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
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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 +7 14 £37,000 -8.64%
North Yorkshire +8 8 £33,500 - 2
Security Officer
England

Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 32 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (85.29%) Information Security
3 23 (67.65%) CISSP
3 23 (67.65%) CISM
4 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
4 14 (41.18%) CISA
5 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
6 10 (29.41%) Finance
7 9 (26.47%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (26.47%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (23.53%) ISMS
8 8 (23.53%) SIEM
8 8 (23.53%) Cyber Security
9 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
9 7 (20.59%) Firewall
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
10 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Application Packaging
11 5 (14.71%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (14.71%) C
11 5 (14.71%) CHFI
12 4 (11.76%) CCNA
12 4 (11.76%) CCDA
12 4 (11.76%) CIMA
12 4 (11.76%) Financial Institution
12 4 (11.76%) Information Governance
13 3 (8.82%) Network Security
13 3 (8.82%) Degree

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) DMZ
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Information Security
2 9 (26.47%) Ethical Hacking
2 9 (26.47%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (23.53%) SIEM
3 8 (23.53%) Cyber Security
3 8 (23.53%) ISMS
4 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
5 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Information Governance
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security Management
8 3 (8.82%) Security Management
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.88%) Time Management
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) CISSP
1 23 (67.65%) CISM
2 14 (41.18%) CISA
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.71%) CHFI
5 4 (11.76%) CCNA
5 4 (11.76%) CCDA
5 4 (11.76%) CIMA
6 3 (8.82%) Degree
7 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.88%) CRISC
7 2 (5.88%) CISMP
7 2 (5.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (41.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.88%) ISO 14001
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago