The median annual salary for a Chief Security Officer was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Security Officer
London / City of London
Rank - - 313
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Security Officer 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £125,000 £100,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +29.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4808 6716 9658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.97% 95.56% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 6000 8224
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Chief Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Chief Security Officer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Security Officer in the City of London

Chief Security Officer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Security Officer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Chief Security Officer in the City of London