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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 67 96 112
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +16
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 223 193 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.21% 2.86% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 3.24% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 183 175 228
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £96,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
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
4602 5965 9310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.80% 88.28% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4149 5282 8043
Median salary £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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.

1 154 (41.62%) CISSP
2 121 (32.70%) Finance
3 118 (31.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 109 (29.46%) CISM
5 105 (28.38%) Management Information System
6 92 (24.86%) Risk Management
7 79 (21.35%) Security Architecture
8 76 (20.54%) Firewall
9 69 (18.65%) Degree
10 67 (18.11%) Cybersecurity
11 65 (17.57%) SIEM
12 62 (16.76%) CISA
13 55 (14.86%) Security Management
14 54 (14.59%) Data Protection
15 53 (14.32%) Windows
16 51 (13.78%) Network Security
17 50 (13.51%) ITIL
17 50 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
18 47 (12.70%) Computer Science
19 46 (12.43%) Microsoft
20 45 (12.16%) Security Operations
21 44 (11.89%) Information Security Management
22 42 (11.35%) COBIT
23 41 (11.08%) Penetration Testing
24 40 (10.81%) PCI DSS
25 39 (10.54%) Legal
26 34 (9.19%) Linux
26 34 (9.19%) Vulnerability Management
26 34 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
27 32 (8.65%) Intrusion Detection

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 7 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 7 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.62%) IIS
3 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.54%) nginx
4 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.27%) Apache
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.27%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.16%) MS Office
2 6 (1.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.81%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.27%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 3 (0.81%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.89%) SaaS
4 5 (1.35%) Office 365
5 3 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.81%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.54%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.54%) Datadog
6 2 (0.54%) Heroku
6 2 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.27%) G Suite
7 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (20.54%) Firewall
2 51 (13.78%) Network Security
3 32 (8.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (4.86%) TCP/IP
5 16 (4.32%) Internet
5 16 (4.32%) Wireless
6 13 (3.51%) DNS
7 9 (2.43%) HTTP
7 9 (2.43%) LDAP
7 9 (2.43%) VPN
8 6 (1.62%) Wireless Security
9 5 (1.35%) DHCP
9 5 (1.35%) FTP
9 5 (1.35%) SSL
9 5 (1.35%) VoIP
10 4 (1.08%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.08%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.81%) snoop
11 3 (0.81%) tcpdump
11 3 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.62%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.35%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (0.81%) Apache Hive
5 3 (0.81%) BigTable
5 3 (0.81%) MySQL
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.54%) Big Data
6 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.27%) Power BI
7 1 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.54%) GoCD
1 2 (0.54%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.54%) Subversion
1 2 (0.54%) Travis CI
General
1 121 (32.70%) Finance
2 39 (10.54%) Legal
3 21 (5.68%) Law
4 18 (4.86%) Advertising
4 18 (4.86%) Banking
5 13 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.43%) Front Office
7 8 (2.16%) Retail
8 7 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.35%) Marketing
10 4 (1.08%) German Language
10 4 (1.08%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.81%) Local Government
11 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.54%) Publishing
13 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (22.70%) Analyst
2 81 (21.89%) Security Analyst
3 52 (14.05%) Security Manager
4 51 (13.78%) Architect
5 50 (13.51%) Security Officer
6 42 (11.35%) Security Engineer
7 35 (9.46%) Information Analyst
7 35 (9.46%) Information Security Analyst
8 33 (8.92%) Information Security Manager
9 32 (8.65%) Information Manager
10 31 (8.38%) Consultant
10 31 (8.38%) Security Architect
11 30 (8.11%) Information Officer
11 30 (8.11%) Information Security Officer
12 24 (6.49%) Security Consultant
13 20 (5.41%) IT Analyst
13 20 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
14 19 (5.14%) Enterprise Architect
15 18 (4.86%) CISSP Analyst
15 18 (4.86%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.05%) Web Services
2 13 (3.51%) Ext JS
2 13 (3.51%) mod_perl
2 13 (3.51%) Symfony
3 6 (1.62%) .NET
4 4 (1.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.81%) ELK Stack
5 3 (0.81%) LAMP
6 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.54%) HTML
6 2 (0.54%) J2EE
6 2 (0.54%) Middleware
6 2 (0.54%) Node.js
6 2 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.54%) RESTful
6 2 (0.54%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.54%) Sphinx
6 2 (0.54%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.27%) D3.js
7 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 105 (28.38%) Management Information System
2 47 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 34 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.76%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.89%) CESG
7 5 (1.35%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.35%) PKI
8 4 (1.08%) BYOD
8 4 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.81%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.54%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.54%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.54%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (0.54%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.32%) Windows
2 34 (9.19%) Linux
3 25 (6.76%) Unix
4 15 (4.05%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.08%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.54%) Android
8 2 (0.54%) Debian
8 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (24.86%) Risk Management
2 79 (21.35%) Security Architecture
3 67 (18.11%) Cybersecurity
4 65 (17.57%) SIEM
5 55 (14.86%) Security Management
6 54 (14.59%) Data Protection
7 50 (13.51%) ITIL
7 50 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
8 45 (12.16%) Security Operations
9 44 (11.89%) Information Security Management
10 41 (11.08%) Penetration Testing
11 34 (9.19%) Vulnerability Management
12 30 (8.11%) Business Continuity
13 28 (7.57%) Analytics
14 27 (7.30%) Project Management
15 26 (7.03%) Identity Access Management
16 25 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (6.49%) Mentoring
18 21 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (5.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.86%) Perl
2 17 (4.59%) SQL
3 15 (4.05%) C
4 13 (3.51%) Python
5 11 (2.97%) PHP
6 7 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.62%) Java
8 5 (1.35%) C#
8 5 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.08%) Ruby
10 3 (0.81%) R
11 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.54%) C++
11 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 154 (41.62%) CISSP
2 109 (29.46%) CISM
3 69 (18.65%) Degree
4 62 (16.76%) CISA
5 30 (8.11%) SANS
6 21 (5.68%) CEH
6 21 (5.68%) GIAC
7 19 (5.14%) CRISC
8 18 (4.86%) PhD
8 18 (4.86%) Postgraduate
9 11 (2.97%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.16%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.89%) GSEC
12 6 (1.62%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (1.62%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (1.35%) GCIA
13 5 (1.35%) GCIH
13 5 (1.35%) ISACA
13 5 (1.35%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (31.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (11.35%) COBIT
3 40 (10.81%) PCI DSS
4 25 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 12 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (2.70%) ISO27005
7 9 (2.43%) SLA
8 7 (1.89%) QA
9 6 (1.62%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.81%) BS25999
11 2 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.27%) BS7799
12 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 32 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.81%) HDFS
4 2 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.54%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (2.43%) Nessus
2 6 (1.62%) WSUS
3 4 (1.08%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.81%) Ansible
4 3 (0.81%) Puppet
4 3 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.54%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.54%) QRadar
6 1 (0.27%) Kibana
6 1 (0.27%) logstash
6 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.27%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.51%) Cyber-Ark
3 10 (2.70%) Intel Security
3 10 (2.70%) Oracle
4 9 (2.43%) Cisco
4 9 (2.43%) Forcepoint
5 8 (2.16%) Splunk
6 7 (1.89%) Symantec
6 7 (1.89%) VMware
7 6 (1.62%) Apple
8 5 (1.35%) Fortinet
8 5 (1.35%) Google
8 5 (1.35%) Palo Alto
8 5 (1.35%) Varonis
9 4 (1.08%) Citrix
9 4 (1.08%) Juniper
9 4 (1.08%) Sourcefire
9 4 (1.08%) Tableau
10 3 (0.81%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and person
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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