The median annual salary for a Security Officer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Officer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 211 245
Rank change year-on-year -10 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 10 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 16
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.64% -  

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 5213 5479 6662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.70% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4369 4626 5480
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Officer in Yorkshire

Security Officer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Officer in Yorkshire

Security Officer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Officer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Officer in Yorkshire

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 Security Officer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire +3 6 £50,000 +10.49%
North Yorkshire -3 4 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Security Officer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Officer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) CISA
5 3 (30.00%) CISM
5 3 (30.00%) ISMS
5 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) CEH
6 2 (20.00%) CSSLP
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 14001
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
6 2 (20.00%) CISSP
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) SSCP
6 2 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (20.00%) GIAC
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
6 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (20.00%) SANS
6 2 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel

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 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) ISMS
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISA
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (20.00%) CSSLP
2 2 (20.00%) GIAC
2 2 (20.00%) SANS
2 2 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SSCP
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 22301
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago