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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Governance over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Governance
Rank 838 923 929
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +6
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Governance 58 18 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.017% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.019% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 54 14 39
Median salary £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £35,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £68,750 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%

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
84415 94722 96201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 70238 78268 76950
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security Governance
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Information Security Governance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Information Security Governance Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security Governance
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +92 52 £63,000 +14.54%
London +74 36 £63,000 -4.90%
South East +37 8 £56,250 +12.50%
Scotland +22 5 £57,500 +9.52%
Berkshire +16 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Wiltshire - 4 £80,000 -
Swindon - 4 £80,000 -
South West - 4 £80,000 -
Surrey +19 3 £35,500 -35.45%
Glasgow +11 3 - -
Stirling - 2 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £100,000 -
Slough - 2 £60,000 -
City of London +41 1 £62,500 -
North West +7 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Manchester -6 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Kent - 1 £90,000 -
Coventry - 1 £100,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £100,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Newbury - 1 £60,000 -
Reading - 1 £52,500 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £67,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

Information Security Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Information Security Governance.

1 149 (100.00%) Information Security
2 108 (72.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 98 (65.77%) CISSP
4 64 (42.95%) CISA
5 47 (31.54%) PCI DSS
6 44 (29.53%) Data Protection
7 42 (28.19%) Management Information System
8 35 (23.49%) Security Management
9 33 (22.15%) Risk Management
9 33 (22.15%) COBIT
10 31 (20.81%) Information Security Management
11 27 (18.12%) Finance
12 25 (16.78%) Degree
12 25 (16.78%) Data Protection Act
13 24 (16.11%) Information Governance
13 24 (16.11%) CISMP
14 23 (15.44%) Business Continuity
15 22 (14.77%) Security Architecture
16 20 (13.42%) Cybersecurity
16 20 (13.42%) Risk Assessment
16 20 (13.42%) CISM
17 19 (12.75%) Internet
17 19 (12.75%) Games
17 19 (12.75%) Legal
17 19 (12.75%) Computer Science
18 17 (11.41%) CRISC
19 16 (10.74%) Network Security
19 16 (10.74%) ISMS
20 15 (10.07%) Information Assurance
20 15 (10.07%) Internal Audit

Information Security Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.68%) IIS
2 1 (0.67%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.01%) MS Office
4 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) PaaS
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.75%) Internet
2 16 (10.74%) Network Security
3 10 (6.71%) Firewall
4 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.34%) DNS
5 2 (1.34%) VPN
6 1 (0.67%) DHCP
6 1 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.67%) LAN
6 1 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.67%) SAN
6 1 (0.67%) WAN
6 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.68%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.67%) QlikView
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 27 (18.12%) Finance
2 19 (12.75%) Games
2 19 (12.75%) Legal
3 9 (6.04%) Law
4 6 (4.03%) Banking
5 3 (2.01%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (27.52%) Analyst
1 41 (27.52%) Security Manager
2 40 (26.85%) Information Manager
2 40 (26.85%) Information Security Manager
2 40 (26.85%) Security Analyst
3 30 (20.13%) Information Analyst
3 30 (20.13%) Information Security Analyst
4 25 (16.78%) Governance Manager
4 25 (16.78%) Information Governance Manager
5 24 (16.11%) Governance Analyst
6 23 (15.44%) Information Governance Analyst
7 20 (13.42%) Consultant
7 20 (13.42%) Security Consultant
8 16 (10.74%) Information Security Consultant
9 15 (10.07%) Compliance Manager
9 15 (10.07%) Project Analyst
9 15 (10.07%) Project Governance Analyst
10 13 (8.72%) Information Officer
11 11 (7.38%) Head of Security
12 10 (6.71%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.67%) Middleware
2 1 (0.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.19%) Management Information System
2 25 (16.78%) Data Protection Act
3 19 (12.75%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.71%) Cryptography
5 8 (5.37%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.36%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.68%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.68%) PKI
8 3 (2.01%) Derivative
9 1 (0.67%) CESG
9 1 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.67%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.04%) Windows
2 8 (5.37%) Unix
3 1 (0.67%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (100.00%) Information Security
2 44 (29.53%) Data Protection
3 35 (23.49%) Security Management
4 33 (22.15%) Risk Management
5 31 (20.81%) Information Security Management
6 24 (16.11%) Information Governance
7 23 (15.44%) Business Continuity
8 22 (14.77%) Security Architecture
9 20 (13.42%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (13.42%) Risk Assessment
10 16 (10.74%) ISMS
11 15 (10.07%) Information Assurance
11 15 (10.07%) Internal Audit
12 10 (6.71%) ITIL
12 10 (6.71%) SDLC
12 10 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.71%) Threat Modelling
12 10 (6.71%) TOGAF
12 10 (6.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (6.04%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.68%) Java
2 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.67%) Ruby
2 1 (0.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (65.77%) CISSP
2 64 (42.95%) CISA
3 25 (16.78%) Degree
4 24 (16.11%) CISMP
5 20 (13.42%) CISM
6 17 (11.41%) CRISC
7 9 (6.04%) PCI QSA
8 6 (4.03%) GISF
9 4 (2.68%) CCIE
9 4 (2.68%) CCNA
9 4 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.01%) CGEIT
10 3 (2.01%) IISP
11 1 (0.67%) CEH
11 1 (0.67%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.67%) ISEB
11 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.67%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (72.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (31.54%) PCI DSS
3 33 (22.15%) COBIT
4 9 (6.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (5.37%) ISO27002
6 6 (4.03%) Data Quality
7 3 (2.01%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) vCloud
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.37%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 10 (6.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.04%) CA
3 4 (2.68%) Cisco
3 4 (2.68%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.67%) HP
4 1 (0.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (0.67%) NetIQ
4 1 (0.67%) SunGard
4 1 (0.67%) Tableau
4 1 (0.67%) VMware