Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Officer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 306 336
Rank change year-on-year +14 +30 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 10 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 27
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% +31.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £54,000 £63,750 £60,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9,398 10,586 12,281
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.65% 97.69% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,971 8,960 10,128
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +19 9 £43,750 +4.17% 1
North Yorkshire +8 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Information Security Officer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (70.00%) Data Security
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (50.00%) GDPR
4 4 (40.00%) ISMS
5 3 (30.00%) ISO 22301
5 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (30.00%) CA
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (30.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) CISM
7 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
7 1 (10.00%) CISA
7 1 (10.00%) CISSP
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance

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:

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Cyberattack
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Data Security
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (40.00%) ISMS
5 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Security Management
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
7 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) Security Auditing
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISMP
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (50.00%) GDPR
3 3 (30.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (30.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (30.00%) ISO 22301
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) CA