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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 692 679 699
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 205 204 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 164 149 186
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,361 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%

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
92333 86744 92837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.25% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 73720 71172 78538
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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 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 -48 184 £48,000 -4.00% 16
London +20 104 £50,000 -12.28% 8
South East -12 33 £47,500 - 5
City of London +21 30 £46,000 -14.41% 2
Hampshire +8 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North West -10 15 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Scotland 0 12 £40,000 -7.51%
East Sussex -18 11 £47,500 +72.72%
Glasgow -8 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Liverpool +14 8 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Merseyside +5 8 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Brighton - 8 £47,500 -
West Midlands -6 7 £51,500 -12.34%
Yorkshire -30 7 £29,000 -17.14%
Birmingham -1 6 £47,000 -1.05%
Manchester -1 5 £70,000 +105.88%
Southampton - 5 £45,000 -
Leeds -24 4 £29,000 -15.94%
West Yorkshire -26 4 £29,000 -15.94%
Lewes -12 3 - -
South West -43 3 £55,000 +94.69% 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £35,500 -
North East - 3 £35,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £35,500 -
Dagenham - 3 £45,000 -
Hook +10 2 - -
East Midlands -9 2 £37,500 -46.42%
Edinburgh -9 2 £48,750 +62.50%
Havant - 2 £55,000 - 2
Crawley - 2 £33,500 - 1

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Information Security Management 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 Management.

1 380 (100.00%) Security Management
1 380 (100.00%) Information Security
2 229 (60.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 214 (56.32%) Management Information System
4 176 (46.32%) ISMS
5 140 (36.84%) CISSP
6 138 (36.32%) ITIL
7 130 (34.21%) Degree
8 107 (28.16%) Risk Management
9 98 (25.79%) Windows
10 88 (23.16%) PCI DSS
11 77 (20.26%) Firewall
12 72 (18.95%) CISM
13 60 (15.79%) Business Continuity
14 59 (15.53%) Legal
15 57 (15.00%) CISA
16 53 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
17 48 (12.63%) Finance
18 47 (12.37%) Linux
19 46 (12.11%) Microsoft
19 46 (12.11%) Data Protection
20 45 (11.84%) Project Management
21 44 (11.58%) COBIT
22 43 (11.32%) MS Excel
22 43 (11.32%) Network Security
23 42 (11.05%) VPN
23 42 (11.05%) Risk Assessment
24 39 (10.26%) Security Cleared
25 38 (10.00%) UNIX
25 38 (10.00%) Cisco

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Information Security Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.05%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.79%) IIS
3 16 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.79%) Apache
5 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.53%) SAS
6 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 43 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.21%) MS Office
3 7 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.58%) MS Project
5 4 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.26%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) SAP PP
1 4 (1.05%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.53%) Summit
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.79%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (0.79%) SaaS
2 3 (0.79%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (20.26%) Firewall
2 43 (11.32%) Network Security
3 42 (11.05%) VPN
4 34 (8.95%) TCP/IP
5 25 (6.58%) SSL
6 22 (5.79%) VoIP
6 22 (5.79%) Wireless
7 21 (5.53%) Asterisk PBX
7 21 (5.53%) LDAP
8 18 (4.74%) DNS
8 18 (4.74%) DHCP
9 17 (4.47%) Internet
10 16 (4.21%) SAN
11 10 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (2.37%) IPsec
12 9 (2.37%) NetScreen
12 9 (2.37%) LAN
13 7 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.05%) WAN
15 3 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.37%) MS Access
3 7 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.79%) MySQL
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.53%) Big Data
6 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.79%) NUnit
1 3 (0.79%) Subversion
1 3 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (0.79%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 59 (15.53%) Legal
2 48 (12.63%) Finance
3 23 (6.05%) Law
4 16 (4.21%) Retail
5 14 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.42%) Advertising
7 11 (2.89%) Marketing
8 9 (2.37%) Multimedia
9 8 (2.11%) Banking
10 4 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.05%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.79%) Automotive
11 3 (0.79%) Games
12 2 (0.53%) Electronics
13 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 100 (26.32%) Analyst
2 85 (22.37%) Security Analyst
3 52 (13.68%) Security Manager
4 45 (11.84%) Information Analyst
5 40 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
6 39 (10.26%) Consultant
7 33 (8.68%) Information Manager
7 33 (8.68%) Information Security Manager
8 29 (7.63%) IT Manager
9 28 (7.37%) Senior Analyst
9 28 (7.37%) Senior Security Analyst
10 27 (7.11%) Security Consultant
11 24 (6.32%) Security Specialist
11 24 (6.32%) Security Engineer
12 23 (6.05%) Information Security Specialist
12 23 (6.05%) Information Specialist
13 20 (5.26%) Security Officer
13 20 (5.26%) Information Security Officer
14 16 (4.21%) Senior Information Analyst
14 16 (4.21%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.37%) .NET
2 7 (1.84%) Web Services
3 6 (1.58%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.32%) jQuery
4 5 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (0.79%) LAMP
5 3 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.53%) WCF
7 1 (0.26%) XML
7 1 (0.26%) EDI
7 1 (0.26%) Middleware
7 1 (0.26%) HTML
7 1 (0.26%) HTML5
7 1 (0.26%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 214 (56.32%) Management Information System
2 53 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.79%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.53%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (4.21%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.89%) Social Media
7 10 (2.63%) RMADS
8 6 (1.58%) CESG
9 5 (1.32%) NHS
9 5 (1.32%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.32%) PKI
10 4 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.79%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.79%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (0.79%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.26%) Freedom of Information Act
12 1 (0.26%) SCADA
12 1 (0.26%) Statistics
12 1 (0.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 98 (25.79%) Windows
2 47 (12.37%) Linux
3 38 (10.00%) UNIX
4 34 (8.95%) Mac OS
5 28 (7.37%) Windows 7
6 21 (5.53%) Mac OS X
6 21 (5.53%) Ubuntu
6 21 (5.53%) Mac OS X Server
7 17 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (100.00%) Security Management
1 380 (100.00%) Information Security
2 176 (46.32%) ISMS
3 138 (36.32%) ITIL
4 107 (28.16%) Risk Management
5 60 (15.79%) Business Continuity
6 46 (12.11%) Data Protection
7 45 (11.84%) Project Management
8 42 (11.05%) Risk Assessment
9 31 (8.16%) SIEM
10 28 (7.37%) Line Management
11 26 (6.84%) Incident Management
12 25 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (5.53%) Cyber Security
14 21 (5.53%) Ethical Hacking
14 21 (5.53%) Project Planning
15 18 (4.74%) Service Delivery
15 18 (4.74%) Service Management
15 18 (4.74%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.68%) SQL
2 13 (3.42%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 7 (1.84%) C
5 6 (1.58%) C#
5 6 (1.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.58%) Python
6 4 (1.05%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.79%) Ruby
7 3 (0.79%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.79%) Perl
8 2 (0.53%) C++
9 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 140 (36.84%) CISSP
2 130 (34.21%) Degree
3 72 (18.95%) CISM
4 57 (15.00%) CISA
5 39 (10.26%) Security Cleared
6 31 (8.16%) SC Cleared
7 28 (7.37%) CEH
8 20 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (3.95%) ISSMP
10 14 (3.68%) ISSAP
11 10 (2.63%) CCNA
12 9 (2.37%) CCNP
12 9 (2.37%) GIAC
12 9 (2.37%) JNCIA
13 8 (2.11%) CISMP
13 8 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.84%) CCSP
14 7 (1.84%) MCSE
15 6 (1.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (60.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 88 (23.16%) PCI DSS
3 44 (11.58%) COBIT
4 29 (7.63%) ISO 9001
5 20 (5.26%) SLA
5 20 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 6 (1.58%) COSO
8 5 (1.32%) ISO 14001
9 4 (1.05%) TickIT
10 3 (0.79%) QA
10 3 (0.79%) BS25999
11 2 (0.53%) HMG Infosec
11 2 (0.53%) BS7799
12 1 (0.26%) WAI
12 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.26%) GPG13
12 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
System Software
1 25 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 25 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.53%) Samba
3 3 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.79%) XenApp
3 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.84%) Nessus
1 7 (1.84%) SCCM
1 7 (1.84%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (0.79%) Opsview
2 3 (0.79%) Nagios
2 3 (0.79%) Puppet
3 2 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.00%) Cisco
3 30 (7.89%) VMware
4 19 (5.00%) Citrix
5 18 (4.74%) CheckPoint
6 16 (4.21%) Oracle
7 15 (3.95%) Juniper
8 13 (3.42%) Mitel
9 10 (2.63%) SAP
10 9 (2.37%) Sophos
10 9 (2.37%) Blue Coat
10 9 (2.37%) LogRhythm
11 8 (2.11%) CA
12 7 (1.84%) Symantec
12 7 (1.84%) Sun
13 6 (1.58%) HP
13 6 (1.58%) F5
13 6 (1.58%) Brocade
14 3 (0.79%) Google
14 3 (0.79%) Huawei
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