Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Officer was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Information Security Officer
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 227 248
Rank change year-on-year +12 +21 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 2 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.040% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 11
Leeds median annual salary £45,750 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% -2.63% +6.74%
10th Percentile £43,425 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £49,275 £50,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -15.00% +12.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4817 5347 6793
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 98.02% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4075 4614 5470
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Information Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Information Security Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Officer in Leeds

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Information Security Officer in Leeds

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Leeds region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Auditing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS