Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Officer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 314 350
Rank change year-on-year -5 +36 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 14 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 20
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% -0.61% +3.13%
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year +18.18% +8.37% -3.33%

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 10358 11586 13821
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.83% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8800 9669 11198
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £24,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Information Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 28 July 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 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +11 9 £40,000 +14.29%
West Yorkshire +8 5 £68,750 +62.72%
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (50.00%) CISA
3 7 (50.00%) CISM
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) CISMP
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
6 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
6 2 (14.29%) CISSP
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) SSCP
6 2 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (14.29%) GIAC
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) CEH
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) SANS
6 2 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (14.29%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
6 2 (14.29%) CSSLP
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

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 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
4 2 (14.29%) ISMS
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISA
1 7 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (35.71%) CISMP
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (14.29%) CSSLP
3 2 (14.29%) GIAC
3 2 (14.29%) SANS
3 2 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS