The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 122 93 144
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +51
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 155 290 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.43% 2.85% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 3.24% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 129 245 179
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,100 £82,500 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Information Security
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
5729 8944 11242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.64% 87.82% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 7643 9371
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security
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 across the City of London region.

Information Security Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Security
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 136 (40.96%) CISSP
2 127 (38.25%) Finance
3 110 (33.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 101 (30.42%) Cybersecurity
5 95 (28.61%) CISM
6 83 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 82 (24.70%) Risk Management
8 62 (18.67%) Degree
9 61 (18.37%) Windows
10 53 (15.96%) SIEM
11 52 (15.66%) ITIL
12 50 (15.06%) Data Protection
13 48 (14.46%) Network Security
14 44 (13.25%) CISA
14 44 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
15 43 (12.95%) Security Architecture
16 42 (12.65%) Security Management
17 41 (12.35%) Linux
17 41 (12.35%) Penetration Testing
17 41 (12.35%) Security Operations
18 38 (11.45%) Microsoft
19 34 (10.24%) Firewall
20 32 (9.64%) Information Security Management
21 30 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (8.73%) Legal
22 29 (8.73%) Risk Assessment
22 29 (8.73%) PCI DSS
23 28 (8.43%) CRISC
23 28 (8.43%) Vulnerability Management

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (2.71%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.41%) IIS
4 4 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.90%) CMS
5 3 (0.90%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.60%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.30%) Drupal
7 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.81%) MS Office
3 4 (1.20%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.81%) Office 365
4 5 (1.51%) SaaS
5 2 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.60%) IaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.30%) GitHub
6 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (14.46%) Network Security
2 34 (10.24%) Firewall
3 20 (6.02%) HTTP
4 18 (5.42%) TCP/IP
5 17 (5.12%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (4.52%) Internet
7 11 (3.31%) LAN
8 10 (3.01%) DNS
8 10 (3.01%) WAN
9 9 (2.71%) 3G
9 9 (2.71%) VoIP
9 9 (2.71%) Wireless
10 8 (2.41%) LDAP
11 7 (2.11%) DHCP
12 6 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.51%) LTE
13 5 (1.51%) RTP
13 5 (1.51%) RTSP
13 5 (1.51%) STUN
13 5 (1.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.71%) MySQL
3 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.60%) HBase
6 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.60%) Redis
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.30%) GIS
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.51%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.90%) Grunt
2 3 (0.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.60%) Android Studio
3 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.60%) Gradle
3 2 (0.60%) Subversion
4 1 (0.30%) AppScan
4 1 (0.30%) Xcode
General
1 127 (38.25%) Finance
2 29 (8.73%) Legal
3 24 (7.23%) Law
4 23 (6.93%) Banking
5 19 (5.72%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.81%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.90%) Retail
9 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 2 (0.60%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (20.78%) Analyst
2 56 (16.87%) Security Analyst
3 44 (13.25%) Consultant
4 42 (12.65%) Information Analyst
4 42 (12.65%) Information Security Analyst
5 37 (11.14%) Security Consultant
6 32 (9.64%) Architect
7 28 (8.43%) Security Officer
8 26 (7.83%) Security Architect
9 25 (7.53%) Security Manager
10 21 (6.33%) IT Manager
11 19 (5.72%) Information Officer
12 18 (5.42%) Information Security Officer
13 16 (4.82%) Information Security Architect
13 16 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (4.52%) Information Security Consultant
15 14 (4.22%) CISSP Architect
15 14 (4.22%) Cybersecurity Consultant
16 13 (3.92%) Security Engineer
16 13 (3.92%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.92%) Web Services
2 12 (3.61%) .NET
3 9 (2.71%) CSS
4 8 (2.41%) .NET Framework
5 7 (2.11%) HTML
6 6 (1.81%) jQuery
7 5 (1.51%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.51%) RESTful
8 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.90%) CSS3
8 3 (0.90%) D3.js
8 3 (0.90%) HTML5
8 3 (0.90%) Middleware
8 3 (0.90%) OAuth
8 3 (0.90%) Raphaël
8 3 (0.90%) REST
8 3 (0.90%) Sass
8 3 (0.90%) SOAP
8 3 (0.90%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 83 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 30 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.93%) Data Protection Act
4 22 (6.63%) Computer Science
5 19 (5.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 18 (5.42%) Cyberthreat
6 18 (5.42%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.01%) BYOD
7 10 (3.01%) Client/Server
7 10 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (2.71%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.81%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.51%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.20%) Fintech
11 4 (1.20%) iPhone
11 4 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.90%) CESG
12 3 (0.90%) CESG CLAS
13 2 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 61 (18.37%) Windows
2 41 (12.35%) Linux
3 15 (4.52%) Unix
4 14 (4.22%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.61%) Android
5 12 (3.61%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.51%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.51%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.90%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (30.42%) Cybersecurity
2 82 (24.70%) Risk Management
3 53 (15.96%) SIEM
4 52 (15.66%) ITIL
5 50 (15.06%) Data Protection
6 44 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (12.95%) Security Architecture
8 42 (12.65%) Security Management
9 41 (12.35%) Penetration Testing
9 41 (12.35%) Security Operations
10 32 (9.64%) Information Security Management
11 30 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (8.73%) Risk Assessment
13 28 (8.43%) Vulnerability Management
14 27 (8.13%) Project Management
15 26 (7.83%) Incident Management
16 25 (7.53%) ISMS
17 23 (6.93%) Information Assurance
18 20 (6.02%) Business Continuity
19 19 (5.72%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.43%) SQL
2 13 (3.92%) Python
3 11 (3.31%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.01%) C
5 6 (1.81%) C#
6 5 (1.51%) Java
6 5 (1.51%) Ruby
7 4 (1.20%) Perl
7 4 (1.20%) PHP
8 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.60%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.60%) R
10 1 (0.30%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) COBOL
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.30%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 136 (40.96%) CISSP
2 95 (28.61%) CISM
3 62 (18.67%) Degree
4 44 (13.25%) CISA
5 28 (8.43%) CRISC
6 21 (6.33%) SANS
7 18 (5.42%) GIAC
7 18 (5.42%) Security Cleared
8 17 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (5.12%) CLAS
9 13 (3.92%) CESG Certified Professional
10 11 (3.31%) CCNA
11 10 (3.01%) CEH
12 9 (2.71%) CISMP
12 9 (2.71%) SSCP
13 8 (2.41%) SC Cleared
14 7 (2.11%) GCFA
14 7 (2.11%) GCIH
15 6 (1.81%) GCIA
16 5 (1.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (33.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (8.73%) PCI DSS
3 17 (5.12%) COBIT
4 8 (2.41%) QA
5 7 (2.11%) ISO22301
5 7 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.81%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.81%) ISO27002
6 6 (1.81%) SLA
7 5 (1.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.30%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 27 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.81%) Snort
2 6 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.60%) Corosync
3 2 (0.60%) GFS2
3 2 (0.60%) Varnish
3 2 (0.60%) XenApp
4 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.71%) Nessus
2 7 (2.11%) SCCM
3 6 (1.81%) Puppet
4 4 (1.20%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.20%) Ansible
4 4 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.60%) Nagios
5 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.60%) Pacemaker
5 2 (0.60%) Terraform
5 2 (0.60%) WSUS
5 2 (0.60%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.30%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.30%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.30%) QRadar
6 1 (0.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 38 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.42%) Cisco
3 16 (4.82%) Citrix
4 14 (4.22%) VMware
5 10 (3.01%) Palo Alto
6 9 (2.71%) Oracle
7 8 (2.41%) Intel Security
7 8 (2.41%) Juniper
8 7 (2.11%) Splunk
8 7 (2.11%) Symantec
9 6 (1.81%) Apple
9 6 (1.81%) Cyber-Ark
10 5 (1.51%) HP
11 4 (1.20%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.20%) Forcepoint
11 4 (1.20%) Sourcefire
11 4 (1.20%) Varonis
11 4 (1.20%) WorldPay
12 3 (0.90%) NetApp
12 3 (0.90%) SAP
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000- £59,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37100.00 - £43720.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + bonus, 28 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Wynyard Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £110000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago