The median annual salary for an Information Security Officer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 150 176
Rank change year-on-year -1 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 3 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.12% 0.45% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.46% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year +16.56% -7.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2472 2802 3255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.90% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2054 2334 2572
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,360
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Internal Audit
2 2 (66.67%) ISMS
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 14001
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Internal Audit
2 2 (66.67%) ISMS
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 14001
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001