The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 278 320 309
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 19 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 25
Average salary £54,100 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.04% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.21%
Information Security Management
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8502 10690 9752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.09% 83.71% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7224 8942 8382
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the City of London region.

Information Security Management Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Information Security Management Salary Histogram in the City of London

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security Management.

1 63 (100.00%) Security Management
1 63 (100.00%) Information Security
2 53 (84.13%) Management Information System
3 33 (52.38%) ISMS
4 27 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (41.27%) CISM
6 25 (39.68%) Finance
6 25 (39.68%) CISSP
6 25 (39.68%) PCI DSS
7 24 (38.10%) ITIL
8 22 (34.92%) Risk Management
9 20 (31.75%) Advertising
9 20 (31.75%) Line Management
10 18 (28.57%) SCCM
10 18 (28.57%) VMware
10 18 (28.57%) Windows
10 18 (28.57%) Data Centre
11 17 (26.98%) Active Directory
11 17 (26.98%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (25.40%) Business Continuity
13 15 (23.81%) CISA
14 14 (22.22%) HP
14 14 (22.22%) Citrix
15 13 (20.63%) Linux
15 13 (20.63%) Cisco
15 13 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (20.63%) XenDesktop
16 12 (19.05%) Security Architecture
16 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
16 12 (19.05%) SQL

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) IaaS
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) SAN
3 4 (6.35%) IP Telephony
4 3 (4.76%) Network Security
5 2 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) MPLS
6 1 (1.59%) WAN
6 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (39.68%) Finance
2 20 (31.75%) Advertising
3 6 (9.52%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Law
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Information Manager
2 18 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 17 (26.98%) Information Security Manager
4 12 (19.05%) Information Security Officer
4 12 (19.05%) Security Officer
5 8 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Technical Leader
6 6 (9.52%) Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Information Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Head of Information Security
8 2 (3.17%) Governance Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Information Governance Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Head of Security
8 2 (3.17%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.17%) Compliance Manager
8 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 53 (84.13%) Management Information System
2 18 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.17%) Social Network
6 2 (3.17%) NHS
7 1 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.59%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Linux
3 8 (12.70%) UNIX
4 5 (7.94%) Debian
4 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) Security Management
1 63 (100.00%) Information Security
2 33 (52.38%) ISMS
3 24 (38.10%) ITIL
4 22 (34.92%) Risk Management
5 20 (31.75%) Line Management
6 16 (25.40%) Business Continuity
7 13 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (19.05%) Security Architecture
9 11 (17.46%) ITSM
9 11 (17.46%) Service Management
10 10 (15.87%) Cyber Security
11 9 (14.29%) Change Control
11 9 (14.29%) E-Discovery
11 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
12 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
12 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (11.11%) Data Protection
13 7 (11.11%) Software Architecture
14 5 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (41.27%) CISM
2 25 (39.68%) CISSP
3 15 (23.81%) CISA
4 11 (17.46%) CRISC
5 9 (14.29%) Degree
6 8 (12.70%) MCSA
6 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (11.11%) CCA
7 7 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (11.11%) CCNA
8 6 (9.52%) MCSE
9 5 (7.94%) CCEA
9 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (7.94%) VCAP
10 3 (4.76%) ISSAP
10 3 (4.76%) ISSMP
11 2 (3.17%) PCI QSA
11 2 (3.17%) MCP
12 1 (1.59%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (39.68%) PCI DSS
3 9 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (12.70%) SLA
5 4 (6.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) Active Directory
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (20.63%) XenDesktop
3 9 (14.29%) vCloud
4 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) VMware
2 14 (22.22%) HP
2 14 (22.22%) Citrix
3 13 (20.63%) Cisco
4 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.94%) CommVault
5 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.35%) Remedy
7 2 (3.17%) CA
8 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.59%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.59%) Veeam
8 1 (1.59%) Meraki