The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 696 734 653
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -81
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 189 155 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 163 125 147
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,052 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
Information Security Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Information Security Management Salary Trend in England

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Information Security Management Salary Histogram in England

Information Security Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +43 117 £60,000 +20.00% 6
South East +12 28 £53,750 +13.15% 4
East Midlands +10 13 £70,000 +86.66% 1
East of England +10 12 £72,500 +11.53% 1
North West -4 6 £45,000 -7.97%
South West -19 6 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Yorkshire +10 4 £35,000 +20.68%
West Midlands -5 2 £60,000 +9.58%
Information Security Management
UK

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 389 (100.00%) Security Management
1 389 (100.00%) Information Security
2 230 (59.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 180 (46.27%) ISMS
4 170 (43.70%) Management Information System
5 165 (42.42%) CISSP
6 123 (31.62%) CISM
7 100 (25.71%) ITIL
7 100 (25.71%) PCI DSS
8 99 (25.45%) Business Continuity
9 97 (24.94%) Risk Management
10 95 (24.42%) Finance
11 74 (19.02%) Firewall
12 67 (17.22%) CISA
13 58 (14.91%) Degree
14 54 (13.88%) Risk Assessment
15 52 (13.37%) SQL
15 52 (13.37%) Microsoft
16 51 (13.11%) Legal
17 50 (12.85%) Data Protection
18 49 (12.60%) Windows
19 42 (10.80%) Project Management
20 41 (10.54%) Disaster Recovery
20 41 (10.54%) COBIT
21 40 (10.28%) SIEM
22 37 (9.51%) TCP/IP
23 36 (9.25%) Service Management
23 36 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
23 36 (9.25%) Continuous Improvement
24 35 (9.00%) BCP

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 17 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.11%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.57%) IIS
4 9 (2.31%) Apache
5 8 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.26%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.37%) MS Office
3 10 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.66%) SaaS
2 12 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (19.02%) Firewall
2 37 (9.51%) TCP/IP
3 26 (6.68%) Internet
4 25 (6.43%) VPN
5 23 (5.91%) Network Security
6 18 (4.63%) Wireless
7 15 (3.86%) DNS
8 11 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (2.57%) LAN
10 8 (2.06%) DHCP
11 7 (1.80%) Intranet
12 6 (1.54%) MPLS
12 6 (1.54%) WAN
13 5 (1.29%) SMTP
13 5 (1.29%) VoIP
13 5 (1.29%) Broadband
13 5 (1.29%) SAN
14 1 (0.26%) HTTP
14 1 (0.26%) ICMP
14 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 25 (6.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 25 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.77%) Big Data
4 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 95 (24.42%) Finance
2 51 (13.11%) Legal
3 26 (6.68%) Banking
4 18 (4.63%) Advertising
5 16 (4.11%) Retail
6 13 (3.34%) Law
7 9 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.80%) Publishing
9 6 (1.54%) Back Office
9 6 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.29%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.03%) Marketing
12 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.51%) Games
14 1 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.26%) German Language
14 1 (0.26%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 103 (26.48%) Security Manager
2 93 (23.91%) Analyst
3 77 (19.79%) Information Manager
4 71 (18.25%) Information Security Manager
5 65 (16.71%) Security Analyst
6 36 (9.25%) Consultant
7 32 (8.23%) Information Analyst
8 31 (7.97%) Security Consultant
8 31 (7.97%) Information Security Analyst
9 21 (5.40%) Senior Security Analyst
9 21 (5.40%) Security Officer
9 21 (5.40%) Senior Analyst
10 19 (4.88%) Team Leader
10 19 (4.88%) Head of Security
10 19 (4.88%) Compliance Analyst
11 16 (4.11%) Information Security Officer
11 16 (4.11%) .NET Team Leader
11 16 (4.11%) Architect
12 13 (3.34%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (3.34%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.43%) .NET
1 25 (6.43%) WCF
2 17 (4.37%) CSS
2 17 (4.37%) HTML
3 16 (4.11%) .NET Framework
3 16 (4.11%) SOAP
3 16 (4.11%) jQuery
3 16 (4.11%) Entity Framework
3 16 (4.11%) REST
4 9 (2.31%) RESTful
4 9 (2.31%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.29%) Web Services
6 2 (0.51%) JSP
7 1 (0.26%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 170 (43.70%) Management Information System
2 31 (7.97%) Data Centre
3 27 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.91%) Data Protection Act
5 21 (5.40%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.08%) Freedom of Information
7 9 (2.31%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.31%) RMADS
7 9 (2.31%) FMCG
8 8 (2.06%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (2.06%) Thin Client
8 8 (2.06%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.54%) Smart Meter
10 5 (1.29%) Blog
11 4 (1.03%) Social Media
11 4 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.03%) CESG
12 3 (0.77%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.60%) Windows
2 14 (3.60%) Windows 7
3 12 (3.08%) Linux
4 11 (2.83%) UNIX
5 6 (1.54%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.03%) Debian
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (100.00%) Security Management
1 389 (100.00%) Information Security
2 180 (46.27%) ISMS
3 100 (25.71%) ITIL
4 99 (25.45%) Business Continuity
5 97 (24.94%) Risk Management
6 54 (13.88%) Risk Assessment
7 50 (12.85%) Data Protection
8 42 (10.80%) Project Management
9 41 (10.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 40 (10.28%) SIEM
11 36 (9.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 36 (9.25%) Service Management
11 36 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (9.00%) BCP
13 30 (7.71%) Scrum
14 29 (7.46%) Vulnerability Management
15 27 (6.94%) Business Continuity Planning
16 26 (6.68%) OWASP
16 26 (6.68%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.37%) SQL
2 25 (6.43%) C#
3 11 (2.83%) Java
4 5 (1.29%) C
5 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.26%) C++
5 1 (0.26%) VBScript
5 1 (0.26%) VB
5 1 (0.26%) Python
5 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 165 (42.42%) CISSP
2 123 (31.62%) CISM
3 67 (17.22%) CISA
4 58 (14.91%) Degree
5 32 (8.23%) CRISC
6 24 (6.17%) PCI QSA
7 23 (5.91%) Security Cleared
8 21 (5.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (4.88%) MCSE
9 19 (4.88%) SC Cleared
10 17 (4.37%) CCNA
10 17 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (3.60%) MCSA
12 11 (2.83%) MCP
13 8 (2.06%) CCNP
14 6 (1.54%) CISMP
15 5 (1.29%) CCIE
15 5 (1.29%) ISEB
15 5 (1.29%) ISACA
16 4 (1.03%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (59.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 100 (25.71%) PCI DSS
3 41 (10.54%) COBIT
4 28 (7.20%) QA
5 19 (4.88%) ISO 9001
5 19 (4.88%) SLA
6 14 (3.60%) BS25999
7 12 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (2.83%) ISO 14001
9 6 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 5 (1.29%) COSO
10 5 (1.29%) BS7799
11 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.77%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.51%) BS15000
12 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.29%) XenDesktop
3 5 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.03%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.77%) vCloud
6 1 (0.26%) KVM
6 1 (0.26%) Xen
6 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.26%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (3.08%) SCCM
2 6 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (0.26%) Nessus
3 1 (0.26%) Nmap
Vendors
1 52 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.66%) Cisco
2 22 (5.66%) Citrix
3 18 (4.63%) VMware
4 8 (2.06%) SAP
4 8 (2.06%) HP
4 8 (2.06%) Dell
5 6 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 4 (1.03%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.77%) Ab Initio
7 3 (0.77%) Symantec
7 3 (0.77%) Tripwire
7 3 (0.77%) Fortinet
7 3 (0.77%) Qualys
7 3 (0.77%) CA
7 3 (0.77%) CommVault
7 3 (0.77%) Informatica
7 3 (0.77%) F5
7 3 (0.77%) Splunk
7 3 (0.77%) Tableau
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £49,111 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car,benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Posted: 11 days ago