The median annual salary for a Information Security Officer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 April 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 248 257
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 5 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.092% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5285 6155 7046
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.67% 97.50% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4607 5103 5635
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Officer in Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Officer in Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Officer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Officer in Yorkshire

Information Security Officer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
North Yorkshire +14 3 £40,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire +11 2 £90,000 +135.29%
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) CISA
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) CSSLP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) CRISC
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) SANS
5 2 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) CEH
5 2 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) GIAC
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) SSCP
5 2 (25.00%) CSIRT
5 2 (25.00%) Personalization
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (12.50%) CISMP

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

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Personalization
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISA
1 5 (62.50%) CISM
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
2 2 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (25.00%) CRISC
2 2 (25.00%) CSSLP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) GIAC
2 2 (25.00%) SANS
2 2 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (12.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CSIRT