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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 663 752 823
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +71
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 273 206 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 194 169 132
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%

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
86444 95076 101495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.85% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72313 77694 82267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +88 264 £52,500 -9.09% 45
London -3 82 £65,000 +8.33% 12
South East +74 78 £55,000 +2.32% 7
West Midlands +14 27 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Berkshire +25 26 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Hampshire +26 23 £52,500 -4.54% 5
South West - 22 £42,500 - 3
Surrey +40 19 £90,000 +33.33%
North West +27 19 £40,000 +17.64% 6
East of England +27 17 £30,500 -40.77% 3
Yorkshire +30 14 £50,000 +38.88% 5
Hertfordshire +28 14 £30,500 -56.42% 2
Manchester +12 12 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Aldershot -1 11 - - 1
Slough - 10 £55,000 -
Watford +24 8 £52,500 - 1
Somerset - 8 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 8 £65,000 - 1
Leeds +22 7 £58,750 +90.97% 1
Guildford +14 7 - -
West Yorkshire +13 7 £58,750 +33.12% 2
Warwickshire - 7 £60,000 - 2
Reading +14 6 £27,500 -59.25% 1
Cheltenham - 6 £65,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 6 £64,000 -
Staffordshire - 6 £37,500 -
City of London +48 5 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Birmingham -5 5 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Stockport - 5 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 5 £27,500 -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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
3 332 (54.43%) Management Information System
4 290 (47.54%) CISSP
5 230 (37.70%) ISMS
6 216 (35.41%) PCI DSS
7 191 (31.31%) CISM
8 159 (26.07%) Risk Management
8 159 (26.07%) Finance
9 140 (22.95%) Data Protection
10 126 (20.66%) Business Continuity
11 124 (20.33%) CISA
12 121 (19.84%) Cybersecurity
13 118 (19.34%) ITIL
14 106 (17.38%) Risk Assessment
14 106 (17.38%) Degree
15 88 (14.43%) Microsoft
16 78 (12.79%) Security Cleared
16 78 (12.79%) Security Operations
17 77 (12.62%) Legal
18 72 (11.80%) Disaster Recovery
19 66 (10.82%) COBIT
19 66 (10.82%) Firewall
20 65 (10.66%) Project Management
21 63 (10.33%) Network Security
22 61 (10.00%) Internal Audit
23 59 (9.67%) Information Assurance
24 57 (9.34%) ISO27002
25 56 (9.18%) SC Cleared

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 19 (3.11%) IIS
2 12 (1.97%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.66%) CMS
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 2007
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (4.59%) MS Office
2 20 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.79%) MS Project
3 17 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.49%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (10.82%) Firewall
2 63 (10.33%) Network Security
3 48 (7.87%) Internet
4 17 (2.79%) HTTP
4 17 (2.79%) VPN
5 16 (2.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (2.46%) LAN
7 13 (2.13%) 3G
7 13 (2.13%) 4G
7 13 (2.13%) HTTPS
8 12 (1.97%) WAN
9 9 (1.48%) Wireless
10 8 (1.31%) iSCSI
10 8 (1.31%) SAN
10 8 (1.31%) VoIP
11 6 (0.98%) SSL
11 6 (0.98%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.66%) ATM
12 4 (0.66%) LDAP
12 4 (0.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.82%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.49%) MySQL
6 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.33%) Big Data
7 2 (0.33%) GIS
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.16%) Redis
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
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
1 159 (26.07%) Finance
2 77 (12.62%) Legal
3 52 (8.52%) Telecoms
4 37 (6.07%) Marketing
5 24 (3.93%) Retail
6 20 (3.28%) Banking
7 18 (2.95%) Back Office
8 17 (2.79%) Manufacturing
9 15 (2.46%) Law
10 12 (1.97%) Electronics
11 7 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.82%) Automotive
13 4 (0.66%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.66%) Games
14 3 (0.49%) Local Government
15 1 (0.16%) Front Office
15 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (21.97%) Consultant
2 130 (21.31%) Security Manager
3 100 (16.39%) Analyst
4 95 (15.57%) Information Manager
5 94 (15.41%) Security Consultant
6 91 (14.92%) Information Security Manager
7 83 (13.61%) Security Analyst
8 79 (12.95%) Security Officer
9 73 (11.97%) Information Officer
10 70 (11.48%) Information Security Officer
11 43 (7.05%) Information Analyst
11 43 (7.05%) Information Security Analyst
12 39 (6.39%) Head of Security
13 32 (5.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
14 31 (5.08%) Security Specialist
15 30 (4.92%) IT Analyst
16 28 (4.59%) Information Security Consultant
17 24 (3.93%) Head of Information
17 24 (3.93%) Head of Information Security
17 24 (3.93%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.28%) Web Services
2 16 (2.62%) HTML
3 15 (2.46%) REST
3 15 (2.46%) XML
4 14 (2.30%) CSS
5 11 (1.80%) .NET
5 11 (1.80%) .NET Framework
6 9 (1.48%) Ajax
6 9 (1.48%) RESTful
7 8 (1.31%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (1.31%) Entity Framework
7 8 (1.31%) WCF
8 4 (0.66%) jQuery
8 4 (0.66%) JSP
8 4 (0.66%) SailPoint
8 4 (0.66%) Servlets
8 4 (0.66%) SOAP
8 4 (0.66%) SPML
9 3 (0.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 332 (54.43%) Management Information System
2 55 (9.02%) CESG
3 44 (7.21%) Data Protection Act
4 42 (6.89%) Computer Science
5 33 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (5.41%) CESG CLAS
6 26 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
7 17 (2.79%) Social Media
8 13 (2.13%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.80%) Cybercrime
10 10 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
11 8 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (1.15%) Replication
13 6 (0.98%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.98%) NHS
13 6 (0.98%) PKI
14 5 (0.82%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.82%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.82%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.10%) Windows
2 20 (3.28%) Linux
3 16 (2.62%) Unix
4 6 (0.98%) Solaris
5 4 (0.66%) AIX
5 4 (0.66%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.16%) Debian
7 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (100.00%) Information Security
1 610 (100.00%) Security Management
2 230 (37.70%) ISMS
3 159 (26.07%) Risk Management
4 140 (22.95%) Data Protection
5 126 (20.66%) Business Continuity
6 121 (19.84%) Cybersecurity
7 118 (19.34%) ITIL
8 106 (17.38%) Risk Assessment
9 78 (12.79%) Security Operations
10 72 (11.80%) Disaster Recovery
11 65 (10.66%) Project Management
12 61 (10.00%) Internal Audit
13 59 (9.67%) Information Assurance
14 55 (9.02%) Security Architecture
15 51 (8.36%) Information Security Governance
16 50 (8.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 44 (7.21%) IT Audit
18 40 (6.56%) Quality Management
19 36 (5.90%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 21 (3.44%) SQL
2 16 (2.62%) JavaScript
3 15 (2.46%) Java
4 8 (1.31%) C
4 8 (1.31%) C#
5 4 (0.66%) BeanShell
5 4 (0.66%) PHP
6 2 (0.33%) C++
6 2 (0.33%) Perl
6 2 (0.33%) Python
6 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.16%) Go
7 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 290 (47.54%) CISSP
2 191 (31.31%) CISM
3 124 (20.33%) CISA
4 106 (17.38%) Degree
5 78 (12.79%) Security Cleared
6 56 (9.18%) SC Cleared
7 54 (8.85%) CLAS
8 44 (7.21%) CESG Certified Professional
9 28 (4.59%) PCI QSA
10 26 (4.26%) DV Cleared
11 25 (4.10%) CRISC
12 23 (3.77%) CISMP
13 21 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (2.95%) SANS
15 16 (2.62%) CEH
15 16 (2.62%) MCSE
16 15 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (2.30%) IISP
18 11 (1.80%) CCNA
19 10 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 402 (65.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 216 (35.41%) PCI DSS
3 66 (10.82%) COBIT
4 57 (9.34%) ISO27002
5 48 (7.87%) ISO22301
6 36 (5.90%) ISO 9001
7 32 (5.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 31 (5.08%) QA
9 26 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 23 (3.77%) RMADS
11 17 (2.79%) ISO 14001
12 15 (2.46%) BS25999
13 11 (1.80%) HMG Infosec
14 6 (0.98%) GPG13
15 4 (0.66%) JSP 440
16 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
17 2 (0.33%) BS7799
17 2 (0.33%) SLA
18 1 (0.16%) GAMP
18 1 (0.16%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 28 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.31%) vSphere
2 8 (1.31%) XenApp
3 4 (0.66%) Snort
3 4 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.33%) Docker
5 2 (0.33%) Firmware
5 2 (0.33%) KVM
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.82%) Nessus
1 5 (0.82%) SCOM
2 4 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (0.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 88 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.25%) CA
3 16 (2.62%) Citrix
3 16 (2.62%) Remedy
4 12 (1.97%) Cisco
4 12 (1.97%) VMware
5 11 (1.80%) Oracle
6 10 (1.64%) CheckPoint
6 10 (1.64%) SAP
7 6 (0.98%) ArcSight
8 4 (0.66%) HP
8 4 (0.66%) Intel Security
8 4 (0.66%) Northgate
9 2 (0.33%) Avaya
9 2 (0.33%) Capita
9 2 (0.33%) Computacenter
9 2 (0.33%) EMC
9 2 (0.33%) Google
9 2 (0.33%) Qualys
9 2 (0.33%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 11 days ago
South Yorkshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham
Capita plc
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South Yorkshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Carlisle
Capita plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 19 days ago