The median annual salary for a Security Officer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire 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
Security Officer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 116 111 120
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.071% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median salary £65,000 £85,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +54.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.59% -17.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1363 1369 1330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.94% 97.16% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1183 1097
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Officer in Oxfordshire

Security Officer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Officer in Oxfordshire

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Security Officer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) COBIT
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) COSO
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Encryption
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography

Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Encryption
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) COSO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle