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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 689 755 650
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -105
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 171 147 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 141 126 154
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -3.55%
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
86869 91047 82564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.76% 82.77% 81.02%
Number of salaries quoted 71896 74094 68287
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £73,375
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 92 £60,000 +25.00% 6
South East +34 33 £55,000 +37.50% 1
East of England +18 19 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire +3 10 £34,750 +15.83% 1
East Midlands +6 9 £70,000 +145.61% 1
North West -6 7 £41,250 -17.50% 2
West Midlands -18 1 £60,000 -3.61%
Information Security Management
UK

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 395 (100.00%) Security Management
1 395 (100.00%) Information Security
2 248 (62.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 183 (46.33%) Management Information System
4 176 (44.56%) ISMS
5 161 (40.76%) CISSP
6 121 (30.63%) CISM
7 120 (30.38%) ITIL
8 110 (27.85%) PCI DSS
9 104 (26.33%) Risk Management
10 98 (24.81%) Finance
11 86 (21.77%) Business Continuity
12 84 (21.27%) Firewall
13 65 (16.46%) Data Protection
14 64 (16.20%) Degree
15 61 (15.44%) CISA
16 59 (14.94%) Windows
17 56 (14.18%) SQL
18 54 (13.67%) Microsoft
19 47 (11.90%) Legal
19 47 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
20 46 (11.65%) Service Management
21 41 (10.38%) Active Directory
22 40 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
23 39 (9.87%) SIEM
24 38 (9.62%) Cyber Security
25 36 (9.11%) Data Protection Act
25 36 (9.11%) Security Cleared
26 35 (8.86%) COBIT
26 35 (8.86%) Data Centre

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 23 (5.82%) MS Exchange
2 21 (5.32%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.29%) IIS
4 10 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (2.28%) Apache
6 4 (1.01%) Lync
7 2 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.05%) MS Office
3 5 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.57%) SaaS
2 10 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (21.27%) Firewall
2 35 (8.86%) TCP/IP
3 24 (6.08%) VPN
3 24 (6.08%) Internet
3 24 (6.08%) Network Security
4 16 (4.05%) DNS
5 12 (3.04%) SAN
6 11 (2.78%) Wireless
7 10 (2.53%) DHCP
8 9 (2.28%) LAN
9 7 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (1.52%) WAN
11 4 (1.01%) SMTP
11 4 (1.01%) VoIP
11 4 (1.01%) Intranet
11 4 (1.01%) Broadband
11 4 (1.01%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.76%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.25%) MPLS
13 1 (0.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.01%) Redis
4 3 (0.76%) Big Data
4 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 98 (24.81%) Finance
2 47 (11.90%) Legal
3 30 (7.59%) Advertising
4 19 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.54%) Retail
6 13 (3.29%) Law
6 13 (3.29%) Banking
7 6 (1.52%) Back Office
8 5 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.01%) Publishing
9 4 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.51%) Marketing
11 2 (0.51%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.25%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 111 (28.10%) Security Manager
2 93 (23.54%) Analyst
3 82 (20.76%) Information Manager
4 81 (20.51%) Information Security Manager
5 66 (16.71%) Security Analyst
6 39 (9.87%) Consultant
7 30 (7.59%) Information Analyst
8 29 (7.34%) Security Consultant
8 29 (7.34%) Information Security Analyst
9 24 (6.08%) Security Officer
10 19 (4.81%) Information Security Officer
10 19 (4.81%) Senior Security Analyst
10 19 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (4.56%) Head of Security
12 16 (4.05%) Architect
13 15 (3.80%) Team Leader
14 14 (3.54%) Compliance Analyst
15 12 (3.04%) Head of Information Security
15 12 (3.04%) Support Analyst
16 11 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.06%) .NET
1 20 (5.06%) WCF
2 12 (3.04%) CSS
2 12 (3.04%) HTML
3 11 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 11 (2.78%) SOAP
3 11 (2.78%) jQuery
3 11 (2.78%) Entity Framework
3 11 (2.78%) REST
4 9 (2.28%) RESTful
4 9 (2.28%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.01%) Web Services
6 2 (0.51%) JSP
7 1 (0.25%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 183 (46.33%) Management Information System
2 36 (9.11%) Data Protection Act
3 35 (8.86%) Data Centre
4 19 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.29%) RMADS
7 10 (2.53%) Fat Client
7 10 (2.53%) Freedom of Information
7 10 (2.53%) Thin Client
7 10 (2.53%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.28%) FMCG
9 8 (2.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.52%) HP Storage
11 6 (1.52%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.27%) Blog
12 5 (1.27%) CESG
12 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.27%) Smart Meter
13 4 (1.01%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.94%) Windows
2 24 (6.08%) Linux
3 17 (4.30%) UNIX
4 16 (4.05%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.77%) Debian
6 6 (1.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (100.00%) Security Management
1 395 (100.00%) Information Security
2 176 (44.56%) ISMS
3 120 (30.38%) ITIL
4 104 (26.33%) Risk Management
5 86 (21.77%) Business Continuity
6 65 (16.46%) Data Protection
7 47 (11.90%) Risk Assessment
8 46 (11.65%) Service Management
9 40 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (9.87%) SIEM
11 38 (9.62%) Cyber Security
12 35 (8.86%) Project Management
13 32 (8.10%) ITSM
13 32 (8.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
15 30 (7.59%) Vulnerability Management
15 30 (7.59%) Line Management
16 27 (6.84%) BCP
17 25 (6.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 56 (14.18%) SQL
2 20 (5.06%) C#
3 11 (2.78%) Java
4 5 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.25%) C++
6 1 (0.25%) VBScript
6 1 (0.25%) VB
6 1 (0.25%) Python
6 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 161 (40.76%) CISSP
2 121 (30.63%) CISM
3 64 (16.20%) Degree
4 61 (15.44%) CISA
5 36 (9.11%) Security Cleared
6 33 (8.35%) CRISC
7 32 (8.10%) SC Cleared
8 22 (5.57%) PCI QSA
9 17 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (3.80%) MCSA
11 14 (3.54%) MCSE
11 14 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (3.29%) CISMP
13 12 (3.04%) CCNA
14 8 (2.03%) CCA
14 8 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.52%) CCEA
15 6 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (1.52%) VCAP
16 5 (1.27%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 248 (62.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 110 (27.85%) PCI DSS
3 35 (8.86%) COBIT
4 30 (7.59%) SLA
5 25 (6.33%) QA
6 16 (4.05%) ISO 9001
7 14 (3.54%) BS25999
8 11 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (2.78%) ISO 14001
9 6 (1.52%) COSO
10 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (1.01%) BS7799
11 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.25%) BS15000
System Software
1 41 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.29%) XenDesktop
4 9 (2.28%) vCloud
5 5 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.25%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.25%) Xen
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.25%) RACF
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (5.82%) SCCM
2 6 (1.52%) SCOM
3 4 (1.01%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.25%) Nessus
4 1 (0.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 54 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.34%) Citrix
3 26 (6.58%) VMware
4 24 (6.08%) Cisco
5 16 (4.05%) HP
6 10 (2.53%) Dell
7 8 (2.03%) SAP
8 7 (1.77%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.52%) CommVault
10 4 (1.01%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (0.76%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.76%) Veeam
11 3 (0.76%) Splunk
11 3 (0.76%) Tableau
11 3 (0.76%) Informatica
11 3 (0.76%) Avaya
11 3 (0.76%) CA
11 3 (0.76%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.76%) McAfee
11 3 (0.76%) Tripwire
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