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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Governance
Rank 906 929 889
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -40
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Governance 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.003% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £38,880 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+54.32% -13.60%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92977 96911 88131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.84% 82.75% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76104 78052 72123
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Information Security Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Governance
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK.

Information Security Governance Salary Trend in the UK

Information Security Governance
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Governance over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Information Security Governance Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security Governance
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England +40 8 £60,000 +14.28% 2
London +33 3 £60,000 -2.04% 1
South East - 3 £57,500 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £61,250 -
North West - 2 £61,250 -
Cheshire - 2 £61,250 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Aldershot - 1 £60,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £37,500 - 1
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Hungerford - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £37,500 - 1

Information Security Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Information Security Governance 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 Governance.

1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (82.35%) Risk Management
3 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) CISSP
4 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) CISA
6 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
6 6 (35.29%) Security Architecture
6 6 (35.29%) CRISC
7 5 (29.41%) CISM
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 4 (23.53%) Legal
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Hedge funds
9 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (17.65%) Data Privacy
9 3 (17.65%) Matrix Management
9 3 (17.65%) COBIT
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (17.65%) GIAC
9 3 (17.65%) Law
9 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
9 3 (17.65%) Cryptography
9 3 (17.65%) Security Management

Information Security Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Information Security Governance 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 Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Legal
3 3 (17.65%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Automotive
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Information Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Security Officer
2 4 (23.53%) Information Governance Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Governance Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Information Governance Officer
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Security Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Hedge funds
3 3 (17.65%) Cryptography
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (82.35%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
3 6 (35.29%) Security Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Privacy
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Matrix Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) ISMS
5 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CISSP
1 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) CISA
3 6 (35.29%) CRISC
4 5 (29.41%) CISM
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) GIAC
7 2 (11.76%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (17.65%) COBIT
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