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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 221 242 271
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 9
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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
5290 6214 7437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.62% 97.67% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4558 5093 6054
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 £24,250 £23,870
10% offered a salary of more than £57,150 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 7 £62,500 +82.48%
West Yorkshire +12 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Security Officer
England

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 34 (89.47%) PCI DSS
2 32 (84.21%) Information Security
3 24 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (42.11%) CISSP
4 16 (42.11%) CISA
5 14 (36.84%) Data Protection
6 13 (34.21%) Finance
7 11 (28.95%) CISM
7 11 (28.95%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 7 (18.42%) CRISC
10 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.79%) Banking
10 6 (15.79%) CEH
11 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (13.16%) SSCP
11 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
13 3 (7.89%) CISMP
13 3 (7.89%) Information Security Management
13 3 (7.89%) Security Management
13 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
13 3 (7.89%) Ethical Hacking
14 2 (5.26%) COBIT
14 2 (5.26%) Network Security
14 2 (5.26%) Firewall
14 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 2 (5.26%) Windows

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 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) AIX
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Information Security
2 14 (36.84%) Data Protection
3 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security Management
6 3 (7.89%) Security Management
7 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.63%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.63%) ISMS
8 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.63%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.63%) OWASP
8 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.63%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) CISA
1 16 (42.11%) CISSP
2 11 (28.95%) CISM
3 7 (18.42%) CRISC
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 6 (15.79%) CEH
5 5 (13.16%) SSCP
6 3 (7.89%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (89.47%) PCI DSS
2 24 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.26%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle