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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 654 752 774
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +22
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 256 215 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 214 181 170
Median salary £59,000 £55,000 £48,700
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% +12.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +1.05%

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
83876 95652 97563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.52% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 69767 79052 78125
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 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 29 September 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 29 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
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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 +94 237 £57,500 +4.54% 17
South East +106 78 £55,000 +11.99% 2
London -35 54 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Berkshire - 41 £44,000 -
Reading - 37 £44,000 -
South West +22 34 £60,000 +71.42% 2
West Midlands +10 29 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire +47 21 £54,000 +61.19%
Bristol +11 17 £33,000 -5.71%
Surrey +52 16 £55,000 -
Hampshire +15 14 £52,500 +6.90% 2
Birmingham -12 14 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Yorkshire +31 13 £53,000 +45.20%
Leeds +38 8 £52,500 +43.83%
East Midlands +9 8 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £60,000 -
Cheltenham - 8 £60,000 -
Solihull - 8 £50,000 -
City of London +40 7 £67,500 +68.75% 3
South Yorkshire - 7 £60,000 -
Scotland +23 6 £43,500 +24.28%
Edinburgh +18 6 £43,500 +24.28%
East of England +12 6 £47,500 -36.66%
Bradford - 6 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +22 5 £47,500 -40.62%
Manchester +1 5 £59,000 +31.11% 2
North West -1 5 £59,000 +31.11% 3
Southampton -2 5 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 5 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Sheffield - 5 £60,000 -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 528 (100.00%) Security Management
1 528 (100.00%) Information Security
2 342 (64.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 302 (57.20%) Management Information System
4 263 (49.81%) CISSP
5 234 (44.32%) ISMS
6 231 (43.75%) PCI DSS
7 183 (34.66%) CISM
8 155 (29.36%) Risk Management
9 151 (28.60%) Finance
10 147 (27.84%) Cybersecurity
11 146 (27.65%) CISA
12 143 (27.08%) Data Protection
13 120 (22.73%) Degree
14 105 (19.89%) Business Continuity
15 102 (19.32%) Risk Assessment
16 94 (17.80%) ITIL
17 91 (17.23%) Legal
17 91 (17.23%) Security Cleared
18 74 (14.02%) Security Architecture
19 72 (13.64%) SC Cleared
20 70 (13.26%) Data Protection Act
21 66 (12.50%) Telecoms
21 66 (12.50%) Security Operations
22 61 (11.55%) Microsoft
23 56 (10.61%) ISO27002
24 53 (10.04%) Project Management
25 52 (9.85%) SIEM
26 51 (9.66%) Computer Science
27 49 (9.28%) IT Audit

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 15 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.76%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.57%) CMS
4 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.36%) MS Office
2 23 (4.36%) MS Project
3 18 (3.41%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.76%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.90%) Network Security
2 43 (8.14%) Firewall
3 26 (4.92%) Internet
4 23 (4.36%) LAN
5 18 (3.41%) VPN
6 10 (1.89%) Broadband
6 10 (1.89%) NAS
6 10 (1.89%) SAN
7 8 (1.52%) WAN
8 6 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.95%) LDAP
10 4 (0.76%) SSL
10 4 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.57%) Wireless
12 2 (0.38%) DHCP
12 2 (0.38%) DNS
12 2 (0.38%) MPLS
12 2 (0.38%) SSH
12 2 (0.38%) TACACS
12 2 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (1.70%) Big Data
6 5 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.38%) GIS
7 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Grunt
2 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.19%) Selenium
2 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (28.60%) Finance
2 91 (17.23%) Legal
3 66 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 37 (7.01%) Retail
5 31 (5.87%) Marketing
6 17 (3.22%) Manufacturing
7 16 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (2.65%) Banking
9 11 (2.08%) Electronics
10 10 (1.89%) Law
11 9 (1.70%) Back Office
12 5 (0.95%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.76%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
14 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (27.84%) Security Manager
2 96 (18.18%) Consultant
3 84 (15.91%) Information Manager
4 81 (15.34%) Information Security Manager
5 76 (14.39%) Analyst
6 73 (13.83%) Security Analyst
7 67 (12.69%) Security Consultant
8 38 (7.20%) Security Officer
9 34 (6.44%) Information Officer
10 33 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
11 32 (6.06%) Security Specialist
12 29 (5.49%) Information Analyst
12 29 (5.49%) Information Security Analyst
13 26 (4.92%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 25 (4.73%) Head of Security
15 22 (4.17%) Compliance Manager
16 21 (3.98%) Head of Information
16 21 (3.98%) Head of Information Security
16 21 (3.98%) Information Security Specialist
16 21 (3.98%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.17%) XML
2 20 (3.79%) Web Services
3 17 (3.22%) REST
4 7 (1.33%) HTML
4 7 (1.33%) Middleware
4 7 (1.33%) SailPoint
5 5 (0.95%) JSP
5 5 (0.95%) OAuth
5 5 (0.95%) SAML
5 5 (0.95%) Servlets
5 5 (0.95%) SOAP
5 5 (0.95%) SPML
6 4 (0.76%) CSS
7 3 (0.57%) .NET
7 3 (0.57%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.57%) jQuery
8 2 (0.38%) JSON
8 2 (0.38%) RESTful
8 2 (0.38%) Sass
8 2 (0.38%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 302 (57.20%) Management Information System
2 70 (13.26%) Data Protection Act
3 51 (9.66%) Computer Science
4 42 (7.95%) CESG
5 33 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.79%) Data Centre
7 16 (3.03%) PKI
8 15 (2.84%) CESG CLAS
8 15 (2.84%) Client/Server
8 15 (2.84%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.89%) Clustering
10 9 (1.70%) NHS
10 9 (1.70%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (1.33%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.14%) Cybercrime
13 5 (0.95%) SCADA
14 4 (0.76%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.76%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.22%) Windows
2 14 (2.65%) Unix
3 12 (2.27%) Linux
3 12 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.70%) Solaris
6 5 (0.95%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (100.00%) Information Security
1 528 (100.00%) Security Management
2 234 (44.32%) ISMS
3 155 (29.36%) Risk Management
4 147 (27.84%) Cybersecurity
5 143 (27.08%) Data Protection
6 105 (19.89%) Business Continuity
7 102 (19.32%) Risk Assessment
8 94 (17.80%) ITIL
9 74 (14.02%) Security Architecture
10 66 (12.50%) Security Operations
11 53 (10.04%) Project Management
12 52 (9.85%) SIEM
13 49 (9.28%) IT Audit
14 48 (9.09%) Information Assurance
15 47 (8.90%) Disaster Recovery
15 47 (8.90%) Internal Audit
15 47 (8.90%) Penetration Testing
16 46 (8.71%) Identity Access Management
17 45 (8.52%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (3.98%) SQL
2 17 (3.22%) Java
3 14 (2.65%) JavaScript
4 9 (1.70%) C
5 5 (0.95%) BeanShell
6 1 (0.19%) C#
6 1 (0.19%) Perl
6 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 263 (49.81%) CISSP
2 183 (34.66%) CISM
3 146 (27.65%) CISA
4 120 (22.73%) Degree
5 91 (17.23%) Security Cleared
6 72 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 44 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
8 33 (6.25%) CEH
9 31 (5.87%) CLAS
10 30 (5.68%) CRISC
10 30 (5.68%) PCI QSA
11 22 (4.17%) CISMP
12 21 (3.98%) DV Cleared
13 15 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (2.46%) SANS
16 12 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
16 12 (2.27%) ISACA
17 10 (1.89%) GIAC
17 10 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 342 (64.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 231 (43.75%) PCI DSS
3 56 (10.61%) ISO27002
4 42 (7.95%) COBIT
4 42 (7.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 35 (6.63%) ISO22301
6 26 (4.92%) ISO 9001
7 23 (4.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 22 (4.17%) RMADS
9 13 (2.46%) GPG13
10 12 (2.27%) QA
11 10 (1.89%) BS25999
12 8 (1.52%) JSP 440
13 7 (1.33%) ISO 14001
14 6 (1.14%) HMG Infosec
15 3 (0.57%) COSO
16 2 (0.38%) ISAE 3402
16 2 (0.38%) PA-DSS
16 2 (0.38%) SLA
17 1 (0.19%) ISO27005
System Software
1 29 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.89%) Firmware
2 10 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 10 (1.89%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.19%) Snort
4 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (0.95%) SCOM
2 4 (0.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.38%) Nessus
3 2 (0.38%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.19%) Nagios
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (11.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.30%) CA
3 17 (3.22%) Citrix
4 15 (2.84%) HP
5 13 (2.46%) SAP
6 12 (2.27%) Cisco
6 12 (2.27%) Oracle
7 10 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 10 (1.89%) CommVault
8 9 (1.70%) Huawei
9 4 (0.76%) ArcSight
9 4 (0.76%) Forcepoint
9 4 (0.76%) Fortinet
9 4 (0.76%) VMware
10 3 (0.57%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (0.57%) Palo Alto
10 3 (0.57%) Qualys
10 3 (0.57%) Riverbed
10 3 (0.57%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.38%) LogRhythm
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
UK
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nailsea, Somerset
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: car allowance + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £38,896 to £47,801 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Atos
Salary: Car allowance, Bonus, Helathcare
Posted: 14 days ago