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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 633 731 758
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +27
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 315 206 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 266 159 126
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,177
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.62%

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
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average 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 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +122 304 £57,500 +15.00% 22
London +77 142 £62,500 +8.69% 3
South East +31 52 £55,000 -8.33% 3
City of London +55 38 £57,500 +19.79%
Yorkshire +10 25 £57,500 +27.77% 2
West Yorkshire +7 24 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Leeds +14 23 £57,500 +27.77% 1
South West 0 23 £55,000 +4.76% 4
West Midlands +1 22 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North West +26 20 £47,500 - 4
Surrey +20 16 £52,500 +5.00%
East Midlands +9 15 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Berkshire -10 15 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Bristol -1 13 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Manchester +23 11 £60,000 +93.54% 1
Bracknell +17 11 £52,500 -6.66%
Birmingham +2 11 £60,000 +20.00% 4
East Sussex +17 9 £50,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £65,000 +30.00%
Nottingham +8 8 £65,000 +30.00%
Brighton +4 6 £68,750 -
Canary Wharf - 6 £85,000 -
Liverpool -2 5 £47,500 -13.63%
Merseyside -6 5 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Kent +2 4 £53,750 -12.24%
Scotland +2 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Herefordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Guildford - 4 £31,898 -
Dagenham - 4 £45,000 -
Slough - 4 £65,000 -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 574 (100.00%) Security Management
1 574 (100.00%) Information Security
2 351 (61.15%) CISSP
3 322 (56.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 287 (50.00%) CISM
5 277 (48.26%) Management Information System
6 265 (46.17%) ISMS
7 199 (34.67%) Risk Management
8 171 (29.79%) Finance
9 157 (27.35%) CISA
10 149 (25.96%) ITIL
11 147 (25.61%) PCI DSS
12 119 (20.73%) Degree
13 112 (19.51%) Legal
14 96 (16.72%) Business Continuity
15 94 (16.38%) COBIT
16 92 (16.03%) Disaster Recovery
17 85 (14.81%) Windows
18 81 (14.11%) Firewall
19 75 (13.07%) Project Management
20 66 (11.50%) Risk Assessment
21 64 (11.15%) Data Protection
22 61 (10.63%) Microsoft
23 54 (9.41%) Data Privacy
24 51 (8.89%) IT Audit
25 49 (8.54%) Security Operations
26 47 (8.19%) Cybersecurity
27 46 (8.01%) Incident Management
28 43 (7.49%) Wireless
29 42 (7.32%) Banking

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 29 (5.05%) IIS
2 14 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.35%) Node.js
6 2 (0.35%) SAS
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.26%) MS Office
3 7 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.35%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Line 500
2 2 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.35%) AWD
2 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.31%) SaaS
2 9 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (14.11%) Firewall
2 43 (7.49%) Wireless
3 42 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
4 29 (5.05%) WAN
5 24 (4.18%) LAN
6 23 (4.01%) Network Security
7 22 (3.83%) MPLS
8 19 (3.31%) Internet
9 13 (2.26%) SAN
10 10 (1.74%) TCP/IP
10 10 (1.74%) VPN
11 8 (1.39%) WebEx
12 7 (1.22%) Intranet
13 6 (1.05%) HTTP
13 6 (1.05%) TACACS
14 4 (0.70%) 3G
14 4 (0.70%) Broadband
14 4 (0.70%) DNS
14 4 (0.70%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.18%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.22%) Big Data
6 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.52%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.35%) MySQL
9 2 (0.35%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.35%) Redis
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 171 (29.79%) Finance
2 112 (19.51%) Legal
3 42 (7.32%) Banking
4 21 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.92%) Retail
6 9 (1.57%) Law
7 5 (0.87%) Marketing
8 4 (0.70%) Advertising
8 4 (0.70%) Electronics
8 4 (0.70%) Games
9 3 (0.52%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.52%) Back Office
9 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.52%) Publishing
10 2 (0.35%) Local Government
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 217 (37.80%) Security Manager
2 154 (26.83%) Information Manager
3 148 (25.78%) Information Security Manager
4 99 (17.25%) Analyst
5 92 (16.03%) Security Analyst
6 77 (13.41%) Security Officer
7 71 (12.37%) Information Security Officer
8 70 (12.20%) Information Officer
9 66 (11.50%) Information Analyst
9 66 (11.50%) Information Security Analyst
10 61 (10.63%) Consultant
11 57 (9.93%) Security Consultant
12 44 (7.67%) IT Manager
13 38 (6.62%) IT Security Manager
14 29 (5.05%) Information Security Consultant
15 25 (4.36%) CISSP Manager
15 25 (4.36%) Risk Manager
16 24 (4.18%) Compliance Manager
17 23 (4.01%) Head of Security
18 15 (2.61%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.44%) CSS
1 14 (2.44%) HTML
2 13 (2.26%) .NET
2 13 (2.26%) Entity Framework
2 13 (2.26%) WCF
3 12 (2.09%) .NET Framework
4 10 (1.74%) REST
5 9 (1.57%) jQuery
5 9 (1.57%) SOAP
6 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.70%) Ajax
7 4 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.70%) RESTful
7 4 (0.70%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.35%) Memcached
8 2 (0.35%) Web Services
9 1 (0.17%) CGI
9 1 (0.17%) COM
9 1 (0.17%) XHTML
9 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 277 (48.26%) Management Information System
2 40 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.75%) Data Centre
4 27 (4.70%) Computer Science
5 23 (4.01%) CESG
6 22 (3.83%) Cyberthreat
7 20 (3.48%) CESG CLAS
8 17 (2.96%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (1.92%) Social Media
10 10 (1.74%) PKI
11 8 (1.39%) NHS
12 6 (1.05%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.87%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
14 4 (0.70%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
14 4 (0.70%) Visualisation
15 3 (0.52%) EqualLogic
15 3 (0.52%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 85 (14.81%) Windows
2 32 (5.57%) Windows Server
3 13 (2.26%) Linux
4 10 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.57%) Unix
6 6 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.87%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.70%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.70%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.35%) Debian
9 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 574 (100.00%) Information Security
1 574 (100.00%) Security Management
2 265 (46.17%) ISMS
3 199 (34.67%) Risk Management
4 149 (25.96%) ITIL
5 96 (16.72%) Business Continuity
6 92 (16.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 75 (13.07%) Project Management
8 66 (11.50%) Risk Assessment
9 64 (11.15%) Data Protection
10 54 (9.41%) Data Privacy
11 51 (8.89%) IT Audit
12 49 (8.54%) Security Operations
13 47 (8.19%) Cybersecurity
14 46 (8.01%) Incident Management
15 42 (7.32%) ITIL V3
15 42 (7.32%) Security Architecture
16 39 (6.79%) Penetration Testing
16 39 (6.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 37 (6.45%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.48%) SQL
2 16 (2.79%) C#
3 10 (1.74%) C
4 4 (0.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.35%) Go
5 2 (0.35%) Java
5 2 (0.35%) PHP
5 2 (0.35%) R
6 1 (0.17%) Perl
6 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.17%) Python
6 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 351 (61.15%) CISSP
2 287 (50.00%) CISM
3 157 (27.35%) CISA
4 119 (20.73%) Degree
5 36 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (5.40%) CCNA
8 30 (5.23%) MCSE
8 30 (5.23%) Security Cleared
9 28 (4.88%) CLAS
9 28 (4.88%) IISP
9 28 (4.88%) MCP
10 27 (4.70%) CRISC
10 27 (4.70%) SC Cleared
11 24 (4.18%) SANS
12 21 (3.66%) CISMP
12 21 (3.66%) ISSEP
13 18 (3.14%) CEH
13 18 (3.14%) ISEB
14 11 (1.92%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (56.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 147 (25.61%) PCI DSS
3 94 (16.38%) COBIT
4 31 (5.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (4.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 22 (3.83%) QA
7 20 (3.48%) ISO 9001
8 14 (2.44%) ISO22301
9 11 (1.92%) ISO27002
10 7 (1.22%) Data Quality
10 7 (1.22%) HIPAA
10 7 (1.22%) HMG Infosec
10 7 (1.22%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (0.87%) RMADS
12 4 (0.70%) BS25999
12 4 (0.70%) GPG13
13 3 (0.52%) COSO
13 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 2 (0.35%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.17%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 24 (4.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.70%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (0.52%) vSphere
4 3 (0.52%) XenApp
5 2 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.35%) Snort
5 2 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (1.22%) Nessus
2 4 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (0.70%) SCCM
3 3 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.17%) EnCase
Vendors
1 61 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.92%) Cisco
3 23 (4.01%) VMware
4 12 (2.09%) Citrix
5 11 (1.92%) CA
6 7 (1.22%) Remedy
7 6 (1.05%) Oracle
8 5 (0.87%) HP
9 4 (0.70%) Aveksa
9 4 (0.70%) Forcepoint
9 4 (0.70%) Intel Security
9 4 (0.70%) Qualys
9 4 (0.70%) Tableau
10 3 (0.52%) Capita
10 3 (0.52%) Dell
10 3 (0.52%) Informatica
10 3 (0.52%) LANDesk
10 3 (0.52%) Lotus
10 3 (0.52%) Sage
10 3 (0.52%) SonicWALL
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London
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Bristol
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Leeds
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