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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Governance
Rank 891 943 874
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -69
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Governance 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.004% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £38,880 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £38,880 -
% change year-on-year
-12.55% -

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
92318 99153 88437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.54% 82.71% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75379 80339 72907
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 2 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 2 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 +54 8 £60,000 +54.32% 1
Scotland - 6 £33,000 -
Glasgow - 6 £33,000 -
London +32 3 £60,000 -
South East - 3 £57,500 - 1
North West - 2 £61,250 -
Cheshire - 2 £61,250 -
Knutsford - 2 £61,250 -
Aldershot - 1 £60,000 -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Hungerford - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1

Information Security Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
3 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 12 (54.55%) CISSP
5 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
6 8 (36.36%) CISM
6 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Security Architecture
7 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
8 6 (27.27%) CISA
8 6 (27.27%) Legal
8 6 (27.27%) CRISC
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Security Management
10 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (18.18%) Law
10 4 (18.18%) Cryptography
10 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
10 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
11 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
11 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Management
11 3 (13.64%) Data Privacy
11 3 (13.64%) Hedge funds
11 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
11 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (13.64%) Marketing

Information Security Governance
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MIS ActiveH
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) MPLS
2 2 (9.09%) BGP
2 2 (9.09%) VoIP
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Legal
3 4 (18.18%) Law
4 3 (13.64%) Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.55%) Automotive
6 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Information Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Security Officer
1 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security Officer
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Information Governance Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Governance Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Information Governance Officer
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Cryptography
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Hedge funds
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (77.27%) Risk Management
3 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
3 7 (31.82%) Security Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
6 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Privacy
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) ISMS
7 2 (9.09%) SIEM
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) CISM
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) CRISC
3 6 (27.27%) CISA
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) GIAC
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) CCNP
5 2 (9.09%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (9.09%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Websense
3 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.55%) F5
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