The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 408 442 396
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -46
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 33 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 25
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -3.55%
Information Security Management
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17215 18434 17003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.95% 80.60% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13962 14493 13855
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £65,000
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 the South East

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Management Salary Trend in the South East

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Information Security Management Salary Histogram in the South East

Information Security Management
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Surrey +12 9 £67,500 -10.00%
Berkshire +3 9 £61,250 +97.58%
Hampshire +3 7 £55,000 - 1
East Sussex -1 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £49,000 +8.88%
Kent - 1 £41,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 92 (100.00%) Security Management
1 92 (100.00%) Information Security
2 82 (89.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 56 (60.87%) ISMS
4 47 (51.09%) Management Information System
5 42 (45.65%) PCI DSS
6 38 (41.30%) Risk Management
7 35 (38.04%) CISSP
8 34 (36.96%) ITIL
9 29 (31.52%) Data Protection
10 24 (26.09%) Finance
11 23 (25.00%) Business Continuity
11 23 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 23 (25.00%) Cyber Security
12 22 (23.91%) CISM
13 21 (22.83%) Legal
14 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
15 17 (18.48%) Firewall
15 17 (18.48%) Data Protection Act
16 14 (15.22%) Degree
16 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (15.22%) Windows
17 13 (14.13%) SLA
17 13 (14.13%) Service Management
18 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
18 12 (13.04%) ITSM
18 12 (13.04%) Matrix Management
19 11 (11.96%) Project Management
19 11 (11.96%) MS Office
20 10 (10.87%) ISO 9001

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 8 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (4.35%) IIS
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.26%) Lync
4 2 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Office
2 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.48%) Firewall
2 8 (8.70%) Network Security
2 8 (8.70%) DHCP
2 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.70%) DNS
3 4 (4.35%) SAN
3 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.35%) Redis
2 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
General
1 24 (26.09%) Finance
2 21 (22.83%) Legal
3 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.43%) Advertising
5 3 (3.26%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Automotive
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (43.48%) Security Manager
2 24 (26.09%) Information Manager
2 24 (26.09%) Information Security Manager
3 20 (21.74%) Analyst
4 9 (9.78%) Consultant
4 9 (9.78%) Security Consultant
5 8 (8.70%) Governance Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Compliance Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) IT Support
6 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Head of Security
7 6 (6.52%) Cyber Security Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Security Advisor
8 5 (5.43%) Information Risk Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Head of Information Security
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 47 (51.09%) Management Information System
2 17 (18.48%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
5 8 (8.70%) Fat Client
5 8 (8.70%) Thin Client
5 8 (8.70%) Blackberry
6 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.43%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (5.43%) Smart Meter
8 4 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (4.35%) CESG
8 4 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.17%) RMADS
9 2 (2.17%) CMDB
10 1 (1.09%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) Windows
2 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) Security Management
1 92 (100.00%) Information Security
2 56 (60.87%) ISMS
3 38 (41.30%) Risk Management
4 34 (36.96%) ITIL
5 29 (31.52%) Data Protection
6 23 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 23 (25.00%) Cyber Security
7 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (14.13%) Service Management
9 12 (13.04%) ITSM
9 12 (13.04%) Matrix Management
10 11 (11.96%) Project Management
11 9 (9.78%) BCP
12 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
12 8 (8.70%) Network Management
12 8 (8.70%) Change Control
12 8 (8.70%) Data Privacy
13 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.26%) SQL
3 1 (1.09%) VBScript
3 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (38.04%) CISSP
2 23 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 22 (23.91%) CISM
4 20 (21.74%) SC Cleared
5 14 (15.22%) Degree
6 7 (7.61%) CRISC
7 6 (6.52%) CISA
7 6 (6.52%) PCI QSA
7 6 (6.52%) CISMP
7 6 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.35%) CCNP
8 4 (4.35%) CCNA
8 4 (4.35%) CCIE
8 4 (4.35%) MBCS
8 4 (4.35%) CITP
9 2 (2.17%) CCSA
9 2 (2.17%) CCSP
9 2 (2.17%) ISEB
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (89.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (45.65%) PCI DSS
3 13 (14.13%) SLA
4 10 (10.87%) ISO 9001
5 9 (9.78%) ISO 14001
6 6 (6.52%) BS25999
6 6 (6.52%) COSO
7 3 (3.26%) COBIT
8 2 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (8.70%) Dell
1 8 (8.70%) Citrix
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.52%) Cisco
4 4 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (3.26%) Avaya
6 1 (1.09%) McAfee
6 1 (1.09%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.09%) LogRhythm