The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 131 152 139
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 23 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.95% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £67,500 £87,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +84.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £87,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Security Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1925 2100 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.32% 79.73% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1732 1422
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Management
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Management
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Watford - 12 - -
St Albans - 2 £65,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Security Management
East of England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 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 Security Management.

1 30 (83.33%) Information Security
2 23 (63.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (58.33%) Information Security Management
4 20 (55.56%) Firewall
4 20 (55.56%) Windows
5 17 (47.22%) CISSP
5 17 (47.22%) CISM
6 13 (36.11%) Finance
7 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 11 (30.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (30.56%) ITIL
8 11 (30.56%) PCI DSS
9 10 (27.78%) SQL
10 9 (25.00%) Linux
10 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 9 (25.00%) Nagios
10 9 (25.00%) Sophos
10 9 (25.00%) Websense
10 9 (25.00%) Nessus
10 9 (25.00%) QA
10 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 9 (25.00%) VMware
10 9 (25.00%) Security Architecture
10 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (25.00%) vSphere
10 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (25.00%) Patch Management
10 9 (25.00%) Security Patching
11 8 (22.22%) FMCG

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) DWDM
2 4 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (11.11%) ADSL
2 4 (11.11%) SDH
2 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Information Security Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Information Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Information Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (2.78%) Security Officer
6 1 (2.78%) Head of Security
6 1 (2.78%) Head of Information Security
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.22%) FMCG
3 5 (13.89%) Blog
4 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Information Security
2 21 (58.33%) Information Security Management
3 11 (30.56%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 9 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 9 (25.00%) Security Patching
5 8 (22.22%) SIEM
6 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (11.11%) Security Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.33%) Change Management
9 2 (5.56%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.56%) ISMS
9 2 (5.56%) Facility Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) CISSP
1 17 (47.22%) CISM
2 6 (16.67%) CISMP
2 6 (16.67%) CISA
3 4 (11.11%) HNC
4 3 (8.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (63.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (30.56%) PCI DSS
3 9 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (25.00%) vSphere
1 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Nagios
1 9 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (25.00%) Sophos
1 9 (25.00%) Websense
1 9 (25.00%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) SAP
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) Ciena
3 4 (11.11%) Juniper
4 3 (8.33%) Tripwire
4 3 (8.33%) Splunk
5 2 (5.56%) AppDynamics
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft