The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 641 758 758
Rank change year-on-year
+117 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 286 204 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 208 168 159
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%

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
86351 92506 100380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71934 75128 81657
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Management
Salary Trend

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

Information Security Management Salary Trend in the UK

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Information Security Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
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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 +101 283 £55,000 - 17
South East +73 93 £52,500 -4.54% 3
London +12 89 £60,000 +3.44% 3
South West - 29 £60,000 - 2
Berkshire +30 27 £52,500 -22.22% 1
West Midlands +10 26 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Surrey +27 25 £90,000 +50.00%
Hampshire - 22 £42,500 - 1
East of England +22 16 £30,500 -41.90% 1
Yorkshire +7 16 £49,250 +36.80% 2
Gloucestershire - 15 £65,000 -
Guildford - 14 - -
Hertfordshire +22 13 £30,500 -41.90%
North West +14 13 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Slough - 13 £55,000 -
Cheltenham - 13 £65,000 -
City of London +54 9 £47,500 -12.19%
Leeds +14 9 £65,000 +111.28% 1
West Yorkshire +14 9 £65,000 +47.28% 1
Manchester +8 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Aldershot - 8 - -
Watford +8 7 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 7 £65,000 - 2
Somerset - 7 £40,000 - 1
Reading +13 6 £27,500 -59.25%
Fareham - 6 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 6 £37,500 -
Kent +5 5 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Stockport - 5 £40,000 - 1
Warwick - 5 - -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security Management 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 Management.

1 610 (100.00%) Security Management
1 610 (100.00%) Information Security
2 402 (65.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 327 (53.61%) Management Information System
4 304 (49.84%) CISSP
5 244 (40.00%) ISMS
6 212 (34.75%) CISM
7 196 (32.13%) PCI DSS
8 166 (27.21%) Risk Management
9 160 (26.23%) Finance
10 144 (23.61%) Data Protection
11 114 (18.69%) CISA
12 111 (18.20%) ITIL
13 110 (18.03%) Business Continuity
14 90 (14.75%) Risk Assessment
14 90 (14.75%) Degree
14 90 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
15 86 (14.10%) Microsoft
16 77 (12.62%) Legal
17 73 (11.97%) Disaster Recovery
17 73 (11.97%) Security Operations
18 69 (11.31%) Firewall
18 69 (11.31%) COBIT
19 63 (10.33%) Security Cleared
20 61 (10.00%) Internal Audit
21 57 (9.34%) Network Security
22 53 (8.69%) Project Management
23 50 (8.20%) CLAS
24 49 (8.03%) CESG
25 48 (7.87%) Data Protection Act

Information Security Management
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 21 (3.44%) IIS
2 12 (1.97%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.66%) CMS
5 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.33%) Apache
6 2 (0.33%) nginx
6 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.16%) Node.js
7 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (4.10%) MS Office
2 13 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.97%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (1.48%) MS Project
4 9 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.49%) Line 500
4 2 (0.33%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.82%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (11.31%) Firewall
2 57 (9.34%) Network Security
3 45 (7.38%) Internet
4 22 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (2.79%) HTTP
5 17 (2.79%) VPN
6 16 (2.62%) WAN
7 13 (2.13%) 3G
7 13 (2.13%) 4G
7 13 (2.13%) HTTPS
8 12 (1.97%) LAN
9 11 (1.80%) SAN
9 11 (1.80%) Wireless
10 8 (1.31%) iSCSI
10 8 (1.31%) VoIP
11 7 (1.15%) TCP/IP
12 6 (0.98%) MPLS
12 6 (0.98%) SSL
13 5 (0.82%) TACACS
14 4 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.49%) Big Data
5 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.49%) MySQL
5 3 (0.49%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.33%) GIS
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.49%) Grunt
4 2 (0.33%) GitLab
5 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.16%) Selenium
General
1 160 (26.23%) Finance
2 77 (12.62%) Legal
3 44 (7.21%) Telecoms
4 30 (4.92%) Marketing
5 19 (3.11%) Back Office
6 18 (2.95%) Banking
6 18 (2.95%) Retail
7 14 (2.30%) Law
8 11 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.64%) Electronics
10 5 (0.82%) Automotive
11 4 (0.66%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.66%) Games
12 3 (0.49%) Local Government
13 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.33%) Publishing
13 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Front Office
14 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 142 (23.28%) Security Manager
2 118 (19.34%) Consultant
3 109 (17.87%) Analyst
4 108 (17.70%) Information Manager
5 105 (17.21%) Information Security Manager
6 93 (15.25%) Security Analyst
7 89 (14.59%) Security Officer
8 82 (13.44%) Information Officer
9 81 (13.28%) Information Security Officer
9 81 (13.28%) Security Consultant
10 51 (8.36%) Information Analyst
10 51 (8.36%) Information Security Analyst
11 40 (6.56%) Head of Security
12 31 (5.08%) Security Specialist
13 30 (4.92%) IT Analyst
13 30 (4.92%) IT Manager
14 29 (4.75%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 25 (4.10%) Head of Information Security
15 25 (4.10%) Information Security Consultant
15 25 (4.10%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.30%) CSS
1 14 (2.30%) HTML
2 11 (1.80%) .NET
2 11 (1.80%) .NET Framework
3 9 (1.48%) Ajax
3 9 (1.48%) RESTful
4 8 (1.31%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (1.31%) Entity Framework
4 8 (1.31%) WCF
5 6 (0.98%) Web Services
6 4 (0.66%) jQuery
7 3 (0.49%) SailPoint
7 3 (0.49%) Sass
7 3 (0.49%) StructureMap
8 2 (0.33%) JSON
8 2 (0.33%) JSP
8 2 (0.33%) REST
8 2 (0.33%) SPML
8 2 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 327 (53.61%) Management Information System
2 49 (8.03%) CESG
3 48 (7.87%) Data Protection Act
4 38 (6.23%) Computer Science
5 34 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (5.25%) CESG CLAS
7 24 (3.93%) Cyberthreat
8 17 (2.79%) Social Media
9 12 (1.97%) Freedom of Information
10 10 (1.64%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.48%) Cybercrime
12 8 (1.31%) NHS
12 8 (1.31%) PKI
13 7 (1.15%) Replication
14 6 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
15 5 (0.82%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.82%) Mainframe
16 4 (0.66%) Driving Licence
16 4 (0.66%) Freedom of Information Act
16 4 (0.66%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.89%) Windows
2 16 (2.62%) Linux
3 14 (2.30%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.13%) Unix
5 9 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.98%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.66%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.49%) Solaris
9 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.33%) AIX
10 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.16%) Debian
11 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (100.00%) Information Security
1 610 (100.00%) Security Management
2 244 (40.00%) ISMS
3 166 (27.21%) Risk Management
4 144 (23.61%) Data Protection
5 111 (18.20%) ITIL
6 110 (18.03%) Business Continuity
7 90 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
7 90 (14.75%) Risk Assessment
8 73 (11.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 73 (11.97%) Security Operations
9 61 (10.00%) Internal Audit
10 53 (8.69%) Project Management
11 48 (7.87%) Information Assurance
12 47 (7.70%) Information Security Governance
12 47 (7.70%) IT Audit
13 44 (7.21%) Security Architecture
14 41 (6.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 38 (6.23%) SDLC
16 34 (5.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (2.95%) SQL
2 14 (2.30%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.31%) C
3 8 (1.31%) C#
4 4 (0.66%) PHP
5 2 (0.33%) BeanShell
5 2 (0.33%) C++
5 2 (0.33%) Java
5 2 (0.33%) Perl
5 2 (0.33%) Python
5 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.16%) Go
6 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 304 (49.84%) CISSP
2 212 (34.75%) CISM
3 114 (18.69%) CISA
4 90 (14.75%) Degree
5 63 (10.33%) Security Cleared
6 50 (8.20%) CLAS
7 46 (7.54%) SC Cleared
8 32 (5.25%) CESG Certified Professional
9 26 (4.26%) CISMP
10 23 (3.77%) DV Cleared
11 22 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (3.28%) MCSE
13 19 (3.11%) CEH
13 19 (3.11%) CRISC
13 19 (3.11%) PCI QSA
13 19 (3.11%) SANS
14 15 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (2.46%) IISP
15 14 (2.30%) MCP
16 13 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 402 (65.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 196 (32.13%) PCI DSS
3 69 (11.31%) COBIT
4 44 (7.21%) ISO27002
5 41 (6.72%) ISO 9001
6 40 (6.56%) ISO22301
7 34 (5.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 32 (5.25%) QA
9 27 (4.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (2.95%) RMADS
11 17 (2.79%) ISO 14001
12 13 (2.13%) BS25999
13 9 (1.48%) HMG Infosec
14 6 (0.98%) GPG13
15 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
16 2 (0.33%) BS7799
16 2 (0.33%) Government Security Classifications
16 2 (0.33%) SLA
17 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
17 1 (0.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 25 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.31%) vSphere
2 8 (1.31%) XenApp
3 5 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.66%) Snort
5 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.33%) Docker
6 2 (0.33%) Firmware
6 2 (0.33%) KVM
7 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.48%) Nessus
2 5 (0.82%) SCOM
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (0.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.16%) EnCase
Vendors
1 86 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.61%) CA
3 18 (2.95%) Cisco
4 16 (2.62%) Remedy
5 14 (2.30%) VMware
6 12 (1.97%) Citrix
7 8 (1.31%) Oracle
7 8 (1.31%) SAP
8 7 (1.15%) CheckPoint
9 5 (0.82%) ArcSight
10 4 (0.66%) Intel Security
10 4 (0.66%) Northgate
11 3 (0.49%) BT
11 3 (0.49%) Capita
11 3 (0.49%) Dell
11 3 (0.49%) HP
11 3 (0.49%) Lotus
11 3 (0.49%) Sage
11 3 (0.49%) SonicWALL
12 2 (0.33%) Qualys
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