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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 644 753 778
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +25
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 303 222 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 232 182 158
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%

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
89899 94925 101915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.67% 85.97% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 74807 76710 82206
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 £32,000 £30,500
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 5 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 5 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 +99 299 £60,000 +9.09% 37
London +16 104 £60,000 +4.34% 7
South East +56 92 £52,500 -12.50% 7
South West +37 38 £60,000 +41.17% 5
West Midlands +6 27 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Surrey +23 26 £90,000 +50.00% 3
Berkshire +12 24 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Hampshire - 20 £42,500 - 2
Gloucestershire - 20 £60,250 - 1
Cheltenham - 18 £49,500 - 1
Yorkshire +19 17 £50,000 +38.88% 3
Guildford - 16 - -
North West +15 11 £51,750 +52.20% 6
East of England -4 11 £30,500 -38.38% 4
West Yorkshire +20 10 £65,000 +111.28% 2
Hertfordshire +15 10 £30,500 -41.90% 2
Leeds +9 10 £65,000 +111.28% 2
City of London +18 9 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Slough - 9 £55,000 - 1
Birmingham - 9 £60,000 - 1
Manchester +12 8 £53,375 - 5
Cornwall - 8 £60,000 -
Fareham - 8 £42,500 -
Reading +4 6 £27,500 -56.00%
Aldershot - 6 - -
Milton Keynes +19 5 £64,250 +25.98%
South Yorkshire +18 5 £50,000 +38.88%
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £64,250 +25.98%
East Sussex +12 5 £50,000 +85.18% 1
Lewes -14 5 £50,000 +85.18% 1

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 605 (100.00%) Security Management
1 605 (100.00%) Information Security
2 392 (64.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 322 (53.22%) Management Information System
4 310 (51.24%) CISSP
5 244 (40.33%) ISMS
6 225 (37.19%) CISM
7 183 (30.25%) Risk Management
8 176 (29.09%) PCI DSS
9 172 (28.43%) Finance
10 130 (21.49%) Data Protection
11 119 (19.67%) ITIL
12 114 (18.84%) Business Continuity
13 107 (17.69%) CISA
14 91 (15.04%) Degree
15 86 (14.21%) Legal
16 85 (14.05%) Disaster Recovery
17 82 (13.55%) Risk Assessment
18 81 (13.39%) Cybersecurity
19 80 (13.22%) COBIT
20 76 (12.56%) Microsoft
21 73 (12.07%) Security Operations
22 72 (11.90%) Firewall
23 61 (10.08%) Project Management
24 55 (9.09%) Windows
25 54 (8.93%) Network Security
25 54 (8.93%) Internal Audit
26 53 (8.76%) Security Cleared
27 46 (7.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
27 46 (7.60%) SDLC

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 26 (4.30%) IIS
2 15 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.33%) Apache
5 2 (0.33%) CMS
5 2 (0.33%) nginx
5 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.17%) Node.js
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (3.64%) MS Office
2 14 (2.31%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.50%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) SPSS
7 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.50%) Line 500
3 2 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.33%) AWD
3 2 (0.33%) Unica
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.16%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (11.90%) Firewall
2 54 (8.93%) Network Security
3 37 (6.12%) Internet
4 26 (4.30%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (2.81%) HTTP
5 17 (2.81%) VPN
6 16 (2.64%) WAN
7 13 (2.15%) 3G
7 13 (2.15%) 4G
7 13 (2.15%) HTTPS
7 13 (2.15%) SAN
7 13 (2.15%) Wireless
8 11 (1.82%) LAN
9 8 (1.32%) iSCSI
9 8 (1.32%) VoIP
10 7 (1.16%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.99%) MPLS
11 6 (0.99%) SSL
12 5 (0.83%) Intranet
12 5 (0.83%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.50%) Big Data
6 3 (0.50%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.50%) MySQL
7 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (1.49%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.33%) GitLab
4 1 (0.17%) Grunt
General
1 172 (28.43%) Finance
2 86 (14.21%) Legal
3 41 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.46%) Marketing
5 20 (3.31%) Banking
6 19 (3.14%) Back Office
7 16 (2.64%) Retail
8 11 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.65%) Law
10 9 (1.49%) Electronics
11 5 (0.83%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.83%) Automotive
12 4 (0.66%) Games
13 3 (0.50%) Local Government
14 2 (0.33%) Publishing
14 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.17%) Front Office
15 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (25.12%) Security Manager
2 115 (19.01%) Information Manager
3 114 (18.84%) Consultant
4 111 (18.35%) Information Security Manager
5 108 (17.85%) Analyst
6 91 (15.04%) Security Analyst
7 90 (14.88%) Security Officer
8 82 (13.55%) Information Officer
8 82 (13.55%) Information Security Officer
9 77 (12.73%) Security Consultant
10 54 (8.93%) Information Analyst
10 54 (8.93%) Information Security Analyst
11 38 (6.28%) Head of Security
12 33 (5.45%) IT Manager
12 33 (5.45%) Security Specialist
13 27 (4.46%) Cybersecurity Consultant
13 27 (4.46%) IT Analyst
13 27 (4.46%) IT Security Manager
14 25 (4.13%) Head of Information
14 25 (4.13%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.98%) CSS
1 12 (1.98%) HTML
2 9 (1.49%) .NET
2 9 (1.49%) .NET Framework
2 9 (1.49%) Ajax
3 8 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (1.32%) Entity Framework
3 8 (1.32%) RESTful
3 8 (1.32%) WCF
4 4 (0.66%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.33%) jQuery
5 2 (0.33%) LAMP
5 2 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.17%) CSS3
6 1 (0.17%) HTML5
6 1 (0.17%) Memcached
6 1 (0.17%) Sass
6 1 (0.17%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 322 (53.22%) Management Information System
2 45 (7.44%) CESG
3 44 (7.27%) Data Protection Act
4 35 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (5.62%) Computer Science
6 29 (4.79%) CESG CLAS
7 23 (3.80%) Cyberthreat
8 17 (2.81%) Social Media
9 12 (1.98%) Data Centre
9 12 (1.98%) Freedom of Information
10 8 (1.32%) PKI
11 7 (1.16%) Cybercrime
11 7 (1.16%) Replication
12 6 (0.99%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.99%) NHS
13 5 (0.83%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
14 4 (0.66%) Freedom of Information Act
15 3 (0.50%) EqualLogic
16 2 (0.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.09%) Windows
2 17 (2.81%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.48%) Linux
4 11 (1.82%) Unix
5 10 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.99%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.83%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.66%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (100.00%) Information Security
1 605 (100.00%) Security Management
2 244 (40.33%) ISMS
3 183 (30.25%) Risk Management
4 130 (21.49%) Data Protection
5 119 (19.67%) ITIL
6 114 (18.84%) Business Continuity
7 85 (14.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 82 (13.55%) Risk Assessment
9 81 (13.39%) Cybersecurity
10 73 (12.07%) Security Operations
11 61 (10.08%) Project Management
12 54 (8.93%) Internal Audit
13 46 (7.60%) SDLC
13 46 (7.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 45 (7.44%) Information Assurance
14 45 (7.44%) IT Audit
15 43 (7.11%) Security Architecture
16 38 (6.28%) Information Security Governance
17 35 (5.79%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.48%) SQL
2 10 (1.65%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.32%) C#
4 7 (1.16%) C
5 4 (0.66%) PHP
6 2 (0.33%) C++
6 2 (0.33%) Perl
6 2 (0.33%) Python
6 2 (0.33%) R
6 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.17%) Go
7 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 310 (51.24%) CISSP
2 225 (37.19%) CISM
3 107 (17.69%) CISA
4 91 (15.04%) Degree
5 53 (8.76%) Security Cleared
6 43 (7.11%) CLAS
7 40 (6.61%) SC Cleared
8 25 (4.13%) CESG Certified Professional
9 24 (3.97%) CISMP
10 23 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (3.47%) CEH
11 21 (3.47%) DV Cleared
11 21 (3.47%) IISP
12 20 (3.31%) MCSE
12 20 (3.31%) SANS
13 18 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (2.81%) CRISC
15 15 (2.48%) CCNA
16 14 (2.31%) ISEB
16 14 (2.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 392 (64.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 176 (29.09%) PCI DSS
3 80 (13.22%) COBIT
4 42 (6.94%) ISO 9001
5 36 (5.95%) ISO22301
6 32 (5.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 32 (5.29%) ISO27002
7 31 (5.12%) QA
7 31 (5.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 18 (2.98%) ISO 14001
9 15 (2.48%) RMADS
10 13 (2.15%) BS25999
11 8 (1.32%) HMG Infosec
12 5 (0.83%) GPG13
13 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.33%) BS7799
14 2 (0.33%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
15 1 (0.17%) ISO 14000
15 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.32%) vSphere
2 8 (1.32%) XenApp
3 5 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (0.50%) Snort
5 2 (0.33%) Docker
5 2 (0.33%) Firmware
5 2 (0.33%) KVM
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.32%) Nessus
2 5 (0.83%) SCOM
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (0.66%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) EnCase
Vendors
1 76 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.14%) VMware
3 17 (2.81%) Remedy
4 16 (2.64%) Cisco
5 14 (2.31%) Citrix
6 13 (2.15%) CA
7 7 (1.16%) Oracle
7 7 (1.16%) SAP
8 4 (0.66%) Aveksa
8 4 (0.66%) Intel Security
8 4 (0.66%) Northgate
9 3 (0.50%) ArcSight
9 3 (0.50%) BT
9 3 (0.50%) Capita
9 3 (0.50%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.50%) Dell
9 3 (0.50%) HP
9 3 (0.50%) Lotus
9 3 (0.50%) Sage
9 3 (0.50%) SonicWALL
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The British Red Cross
Salary: £45k - £47k pa including market supplement
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 7 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Salary: £22k - 26k per year
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East Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Suffolk
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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adviserplus
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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London
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