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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 304 336 311
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -25
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 146 119 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.51% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.63% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 118 93 117
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £59,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.23% -5.55%
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
17300 18774 17637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.35% 79.87% 77.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13600 14917 14298
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Berkshire +6 37 £57,500 +85.48%
West Sussex +24 25 £40,000 +7.38% 1
Kent +21 19 £62,500 +31.57%
Hampshire -13 17 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +19 15 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Surrey +14 14 £37,500 -6.25%
East Sussex -16 8 £27,000 -32.50% 1
Middlesex - 7 - -
Oxfordshire +15 3 £58,750 +23.68%
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 142 (60.17%) Information Security
2 101 (42.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 83 (35.17%) Information Security Management
4 82 (34.75%) ITIL
5 77 (32.63%) Windows
6 69 (29.24%) Management Information System
7 68 (28.81%) CISSP
8 65 (27.54%) Firewall
9 61 (25.85%) Risk Management
10 60 (25.42%) Security Cleared
11 58 (24.58%) PCI DSS
11 58 (24.58%) ISMS
12 55 (23.31%) Microsoft
13 51 (21.61%) VMware
14 50 (21.19%) Degree
15 48 (20.34%) CISM
16 45 (19.07%) UNIX
17 44 (18.64%) Finance
17 44 (18.64%) Data Protection
18 43 (18.22%) Linux
19 42 (17.80%) Service Delivery
20 41 (17.37%) SC Cleared
21 40 (16.95%) Active Directory
22 35 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
22 35 (14.83%) SIEM
23 34 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
24 33 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
25 32 (13.56%) Business Continuity
26 31 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
26 31 (13.14%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.24%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.97%) IIS
5 5 (2.12%) Lync
6 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 19 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.20%) MS Office
3 8 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.51%) SaaS
2 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (27.54%) Firewall
2 26 (11.02%) TCP/IP
3 18 (7.63%) LAN
4 17 (7.20%) WAN
4 17 (7.20%) Network Security
5 12 (5.08%) DNS
6 10 (4.24%) DHCP
6 10 (4.24%) VLAN
7 8 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (3.39%) SAN
8 6 (2.54%) DMZ
8 6 (2.54%) VPN
9 5 (2.12%) Internet
9 5 (2.12%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.69%) LTE
10 4 (1.69%) SIGTRAN
10 4 (1.69%) GGSN
10 4 (1.69%) 3G
10 4 (1.69%) GSM
10 4 (1.69%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.69%) Redis
4 3 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.27%) Big Data
5 1 (0.42%) MySQL
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
General
1 44 (18.64%) Finance
2 31 (13.14%) Telecoms
3 25 (10.59%) Legal
4 11 (4.66%) Advertising
5 7 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.97%) Law
6 4 (1.69%) Banking
7 3 (1.27%) Automotive
7 3 (1.27%) Games
7 3 (1.27%) Retail
8 2 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (22.46%) Analyst
2 43 (18.22%) Security Manager
3 37 (15.68%) Security Analyst
4 30 (12.71%) Information Manager
4 30 (12.71%) Information Security Manager
5 24 (10.17%) Security Officer
6 22 (9.32%) Administrator
7 20 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
7 20 (8.47%) Information Security Officer
7 20 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (8.05%) Consultant
9 18 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
9 18 (7.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 18 (7.63%) Linux Administrator
10 12 (5.08%) Service Manager
11 11 (4.66%) Information Analyst
11 11 (4.66%) Security Consultant
12 10 (4.24%) Information Risk Manager
12 10 (4.24%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (4.24%) Information Security Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.12%) Application Packaging
2 4 (1.69%) Middleware
3 2 (0.85%) JSP
3 2 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 69 (29.24%) Management Information System
2 20 (8.47%) Data Protection Act
3 18 (7.63%) Open Source
3 18 (7.63%) Derivative
4 14 (5.93%) PKI
5 13 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.24%) Fat Client
6 10 (4.24%) Thin Client
7 8 (3.39%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.39%) CMDB
7 8 (3.39%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.69%) CESG
8 4 (1.69%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (1.27%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.27%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.85%) LPAR
10 2 (0.85%) iPad
10 2 (0.85%) iPhone
10 2 (0.85%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.85%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 77 (32.63%) Windows
2 45 (19.07%) UNIX
3 43 (18.22%) Linux
4 34 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (9.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (8.47%) Oracle Linux
8 19 (8.05%) CentOS
9 14 (5.93%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.12%) Solaris
11 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (60.17%) Information Security
2 83 (35.17%) Information Security Management
3 82 (34.75%) ITIL
4 61 (25.85%) Risk Management
5 58 (24.58%) ISMS
6 44 (18.64%) Data Protection
7 42 (17.80%) Service Delivery
8 35 (14.83%) SIEM
9 32 (13.56%) Business Continuity
10 31 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (12.29%) Cyber Security
12 21 (8.90%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (7.63%) Software Testing
14 16 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (5.93%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (5.51%) Vulnerability Management
16 13 (5.51%) Matrix Management
16 13 (5.51%) Incident Management
16 13 (5.51%) Data Security
16 13 (5.51%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.71%) SQL
2 19 (8.05%) Python
2 19 (8.05%) Bash Shell
3 18 (7.63%) Perl
3 18 (7.63%) Shell Script
4 7 (2.97%) Java
4 7 (2.97%) C
4 7 (2.97%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.12%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.42%) VBScript
7 1 (0.42%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 68 (28.81%) CISSP
2 60 (25.42%) Security Cleared
3 50 (21.19%) Degree
4 48 (20.34%) CISM
5 41 (17.37%) SC Cleared
6 25 (10.59%) CRISC
7 21 (8.90%) DV Cleared
8 18 (7.63%) RHCSA
8 18 (7.63%) RHCE
9 15 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (6.36%) CISA
10 11 (4.66%) CCSP
11 8 (3.39%) CCSA
12 7 (2.97%) CEH
12 7 (2.97%) CCNA
13 6 (2.54%) PCI QSA
14 5 (2.12%) MCSE
14 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (42.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (24.58%) PCI DSS
3 26 (11.02%) SLA
4 13 (5.51%) ISO 9001
5 11 (4.66%) COSO
6 9 (3.81%) ISO 14001
7 8 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (2.54%) COBIT
9 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (1.27%) BS25999
11 2 (0.85%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.85%) BS7799
12 1 (0.42%) QA
12 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 40 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.27%) vSphere
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.42%) Firmware
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.42%) XenServer
6 1 (0.42%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (7.63%) Puppet
2 14 (5.93%) SCCM
3 5 (2.12%) WSUS
4 4 (1.69%) HAProxy
5 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.27%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.85%) Nessus
6 2 (0.85%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.42%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 55 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 51 (21.61%) VMware
3 26 (11.02%) Red Hat
4 25 (10.59%) HP
5 23 (9.75%) Oracle
6 18 (7.63%) Citrix
6 18 (7.63%) Cisco
7 8 (3.39%) Dell
8 6 (2.54%) SAP
9 5 (2.12%) Symantec
9 5 (2.12%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.69%) Splunk
10 4 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.69%) CA
10 4 (1.69%) Juniper
11 3 (1.27%) Brocade
11 3 (1.27%) NetScout
11 3 (1.27%) Veritas
11 3 (1.27%) Avaya
11 3 (1.27%) Riverbed
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