The median annual salary for a Information Security Officer was £125,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Officer
England / East Midlands
Rank 158 158 181
Rank change year-on-year 0 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.035% 0.096% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.099% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £125,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% -9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2788 3037 3095
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.77% 97.31% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 2414 2516
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Information Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Information Security Officer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Officer in the East Midlands

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Officer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Information Security Officer in the East Midlands

Information Security Officer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Officer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Northamptonshire +24 1 £125,000 +150.00%
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Information 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 East Midlands region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001