The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 321 348 318
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 129 106 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.47% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.58% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 112 84 90
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
17036 18256 16876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.11% 80.92% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13929 14142 13727
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 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Security Management Salary Trend in the South East

Security Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Security Management Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Security Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hampshire -1 35 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Berkshire +37 34 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Surrey +19 20 £38,500 -23.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £52,500 -22.22%
West Sussex +4 8 £48,750 +45.52%
Kent -2 8 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Middlesex - 6 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £37,500 -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 130 (54.39%) Information Security
2 96 (40.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 84 (35.15%) CISSP
4 74 (30.96%) Windows
5 72 (30.13%) Information Security Management
6 67 (28.03%) ITIL
7 63 (26.36%) Management Information System
8 58 (24.27%) Firewall
9 56 (23.43%) Linux
10 55 (23.01%) PCI DSS
10 55 (23.01%) Security Cleared
11 53 (22.18%) Risk Management
11 53 (22.18%) Finance
12 46 (19.25%) Business Continuity
13 45 (18.83%) CISM
14 42 (17.57%) UNIX
14 42 (17.57%) WAN
15 41 (17.15%) Change Management
15 41 (17.15%) ISMS
16 40 (16.74%) Active Directory
16 40 (16.74%) VMware
17 39 (16.32%) Cisco
18 37 (15.48%) HP
18 37 (15.48%) Microsoft
19 35 (14.64%) Red Hat
19 35 (14.64%) Degree
20 34 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
20 34 (14.23%) Data Protection
21 33 (13.81%) SC Cleared
21 33 (13.81%) Cyber Security

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 21 (8.79%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.51%) IIS
5 5 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.09%) Lync
6 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.84%) SAS
7 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (7.95%) MS Office
2 6 (2.51%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.02%) SaaS
2 11 (4.60%) Office 365
3 5 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (24.27%) Firewall
2 42 (17.57%) WAN
3 33 (13.81%) TCP/IP
4 31 (12.97%) LAN
4 31 (12.97%) SAN
5 19 (7.95%) DNS
6 16 (6.69%) DHCP
6 16 (6.69%) Network Security
7 15 (6.28%) SNMP
8 14 (5.86%) Internet
9 12 (5.02%) VPN
10 9 (3.77%) VLAN
11 4 (1.67%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.67%) Wireless
11 4 (1.67%) VoIP
12 3 (1.26%) FTP
12 3 (1.26%) X.509
12 3 (1.26%) SSL
13 2 (0.84%) DMZ
13 2 (0.84%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.51%) Big Data
3 4 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.26%) JIRA
2 2 (0.84%) AppScan
2 2 (0.84%) Paros
General
1 53 (22.18%) Finance
2 18 (7.53%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.53%) Legal
3 8 (3.35%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.93%) Law
5 4 (1.67%) Retail
6 3 (1.26%) Billing
6 3 (1.26%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (20.92%) Security Manager
2 39 (16.32%) Analyst
3 31 (12.97%) Consultant
4 29 (12.13%) Administrator
5 26 (10.88%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (10.46%) Information Manager
6 25 (10.46%) Information Security Manager
7 16 (6.69%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (6.28%) Sales Consultant
8 15 (6.28%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (6.28%) Security Officer
8 15 (6.28%) Technical Sales Consultant
9 14 (5.86%) Security Consultant
9 14 (5.86%) Security Analyst
10 13 (5.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 13 (5.44%) UNIX Administrator
11 12 (5.02%) Cyber Security Manager
12 11 (4.60%) Information Security Officer
12 11 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.67%) Middleware
2 3 (1.26%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (1.26%) JSP
2 3 (1.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 63 (26.36%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.44%) Derivative
3 12 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.60%) Blackberry
5 10 (4.18%) Thin Client
5 10 (4.18%) Fat Client
6 9 (3.77%) LPAR
6 9 (3.77%) HACMP
6 9 (3.77%) AS400
7 7 (2.93%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.93%) Smart Meter
7 7 (2.93%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.51%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.51%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.09%) Freedom of Information
9 5 (2.09%) RMADS
10 4 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.67%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 74 (30.96%) Windows
2 56 (23.43%) Linux
3 42 (17.57%) UNIX
4 31 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (12.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (10.88%) Oracle Linux
7 21 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (8.37%) Solaris
9 19 (7.95%) Windows 7
10 16 (6.69%) CentOS
11 9 (3.77%) AIX
12 8 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (3.35%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.26%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.42%) Android
14 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (54.39%) Information Security
2 72 (30.13%) Information Security Management
3 67 (28.03%) ITIL
4 53 (22.18%) Risk Management
5 46 (19.25%) Business Continuity
6 41 (17.15%) Change Management
6 41 (17.15%) ISMS
7 34 (14.23%) Data Protection
8 33 (13.81%) Cyber Security
9 28 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (10.88%) SIEM
11 21 (8.79%) Service Delivery
12 20 (8.37%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (7.11%) E-Commerce
13 17 (7.11%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (7.11%) Problem Management
14 15 (6.28%) BCP
14 15 (6.28%) WAN Optimisation
15 13 (5.44%) Patch Management
15 13 (5.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.53%) SQL
2 16 (6.69%) Shell Script
3 14 (5.86%) Python
3 14 (5.86%) Bash Shell
4 13 (5.44%) Perl
5 5 (2.09%) Java
6 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.42%) VBScript
6 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 84 (35.15%) CISSP
2 55 (23.01%) Security Cleared
3 45 (18.83%) CISM
4 35 (14.64%) Degree
5 33 (13.81%) SC Cleared
6 17 (7.11%) CISA
7 15 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (5.86%) CCNP
9 13 (5.44%) RHCE
9 13 (5.44%) DV Cleared
9 13 (5.44%) RHCSA
10 11 (4.60%) ACSA
11 10 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (4.18%) CCNA
12 9 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (2.93%) PCI QSA
14 6 (2.51%) ISACA
14 6 (2.51%) MCSE
14 6 (2.51%) CCSP
15 5 (2.09%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (40.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (23.01%) PCI DSS
3 15 (6.28%) SLA
4 10 (4.18%) ISO 9001
5 9 (3.77%) ISO 14001
6 6 (2.51%) BS25999
7 5 (2.09%) COBIT
7 5 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (1.26%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.84%) COSO
10 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 40 (16.74%) Active Directory
2 34 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.09%) XenApp
5 4 (1.67%) XenServer
6 3 (1.26%) KVM
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.42%) Firmware
8 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.69%) Puppet
2 14 (5.86%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (5.44%) Oracle ZFS
4 9 (3.77%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.09%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.67%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.26%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.26%) Rundeck
7 3 (1.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 3 (1.26%) SCOM
8 2 (0.84%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.84%) SCCM
8 2 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 40 (16.74%) VMware
2 39 (16.32%) Cisco
3 37 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 37 (15.48%) HP
4 35 (14.64%) Red Hat
5 28 (11.72%) Oracle
6 18 (7.53%) Sun
6 18 (7.53%) Juniper
6 18 (7.53%) Brocade
7 16 (6.69%) ArcSight
8 15 (6.28%) Riverbed
8 15 (6.28%) NetScout
8 15 (6.28%) McAfee
8 15 (6.28%) CA
8 15 (6.28%) Citrix
9 13 (5.44%) IBM
10 11 (4.60%) Sourcefire
11 9 (3.77%) Websense
11 9 (3.77%) Symantec
12 8 (3.35%) Dell
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