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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 583 681 803
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +122
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 313 282 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 266 220 162
Median salary £55,000 £57,000 £50,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £83,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.24%

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
78947 92968 97230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.55% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65078 76746 79953
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 £31,426
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +95 300 £55,000 -3.93% 29
London +50 127 £55,000 -4.34% 10
South East +97 54 £45,000 -26.22% 1
City of London +39 41 £45,500 -17.27% 3
South West +22 32 £60,000 +9.09% 4
West Midlands +18 30 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Berkshire +67 25 £44,000 -27.86%
Birmingham +9 21 £52,500 +26.50% 1
North West -24 21 £52,500 +50.00% 8
Reading +55 20 £44,000 -27.86%
Bristol +12 18 £40,000 -27.27% 1
East of England +32 16 £65,750 -13.48% 2
Hampshire +17 16 £45,000 -15.09% 1
Yorkshire +15 13 £52,500 -17.64% 1
Surrey +30 11 £60,000 -7.69%
Gloucestershire - 11 £60,000 - 3
Cheshire +20 8 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Leeds +18 8 £53,750 -15.68% 1
West Yorkshire +17 8 £53,750 -14.00% 1
Hertfordshire +9 8 £65,000 -14.47% 1
Manchester -15 7 £49,750 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 7 £66,500 -
Cambridge - 7 £66,500 -
Royston - 7 £65,000 -
Lancashire -4 6 £52,500 +61.53%
Cheltenham - 6 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands -10 5 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Gloucester - 5 £65,000 - 2
Newbury - 5 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire 0 4 £37,500 -46.42%

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 586 (100.00%) Security Management
1 586 (100.00%) Information Security
2 367 (62.63%) Management Information System
3 365 (62.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 289 (49.32%) CISSP
5 268 (45.73%) ISMS
6 217 (37.03%) CISM
7 214 (36.52%) PCI DSS
8 200 (34.13%) Finance
9 189 (32.25%) Risk Management
10 155 (26.45%) Risk Assessment
11 141 (24.06%) Cybersecurity
12 139 (23.72%) ITIL
13 129 (22.01%) Data Protection
14 127 (21.67%) CISA
15 116 (19.80%) Degree
16 112 (19.11%) Security Architecture
17 108 (18.43%) Security Cleared
17 108 (18.43%) Legal
18 96 (16.38%) COBIT
19 95 (16.21%) SC Cleared
20 94 (16.04%) Business Continuity
21 91 (15.53%) Data Protection Act
22 90 (15.36%) Security Operations
23 87 (14.85%) Firewall
23 87 (14.85%) Penetration Testing
24 81 (13.82%) SIEM
25 71 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
26 65 (11.09%) Identity Access Management
27 63 (10.75%) Incident Management

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 10 (1.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.85%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.17%) IIS
3 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (5.97%) MS Office
2 29 (4.95%) MS Excel
3 27 (4.61%) MS Project
4 22 (3.75%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.39%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (2.39%) Sentinel
2 8 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.41%) Office 365
3 9 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.51%) SaaS
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (14.85%) Firewall
2 52 (8.87%) Network Security
3 24 (4.10%) LAN
4 23 (3.92%) VPN
5 19 (3.24%) Broadband
6 16 (2.73%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (2.56%) NAS
7 15 (2.56%) SAN
8 9 (1.54%) Internet
9 8 (1.37%) WAN
10 7 (1.19%) SSL
11 4 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.51%) Intranet
12 3 (0.51%) Wireless
13 2 (0.34%) DHCP
13 2 (0.34%) DNS
13 2 (0.34%) MPLS
13 2 (0.34%) SSH
13 2 (0.34%) TACACS
13 2 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.90%) Big Data
3 15 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 200 (34.13%) Finance
2 108 (18.43%) Legal
3 53 (9.04%) Telecoms
4 38 (6.48%) Retail
5 19 (3.24%) Manufacturing
5 19 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (3.07%) Marketing
7 14 (2.39%) Banking
8 13 (2.22%) Law
9 8 (1.37%) Electronics
9 8 (1.37%) German Language
9 8 (1.37%) Spanish Language
10 7 (1.19%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.02%) French Language
12 4 (0.68%) Back Office
13 2 (0.34%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.17%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 185 (31.57%) Security Manager
2 113 (19.28%) Analyst
2 113 (19.28%) Information Manager
3 108 (18.43%) Security Analyst
4 103 (17.58%) Information Security Manager
5 94 (16.04%) Consultant
6 67 (11.43%) Security Consultant
7 56 (9.56%) Information Analyst
7 56 (9.56%) Information Security Analyst
8 34 (5.80%) Architect
9 30 (5.12%) Information Security Consultant
10 29 (4.95%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 28 (4.78%) Security Officer
12 26 (4.44%) Security Specialist
13 25 (4.27%) Information Security Officer
14 24 (4.10%) Information Officer
15 22 (3.75%) Compliance Manager
16 20 (3.41%) Security Architect
17 18 (3.07%) Cybersecurity Consultant
17 18 (3.07%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.07%) XML
2 13 (2.22%) REST
2 13 (2.22%) Web Services
3 9 (1.54%) Middleware
4 5 (0.85%) OAuth
4 5 (0.85%) SAML
5 3 (0.51%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.34%) SOAP
7 1 (0.17%) .NET
7 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.17%) HTML
7 1 (0.17%) JSP
7 1 (0.17%) ODBC
7 1 (0.17%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.17%) Servlets
7 1 (0.17%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 367 (62.63%) Management Information System
2 91 (15.53%) Data Protection Act
3 40 (6.83%) Computer Science
4 37 (6.31%) Data Centre
5 33 (5.63%) CESG
6 29 (4.95%) PKI
7 23 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.73%) Client/Server
8 16 (2.73%) Driving Licence
9 15 (2.56%) Clustering
10 14 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
11 9 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
12 8 (1.37%) Fat Client
12 8 (1.37%) Fintech
12 8 (1.37%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.37%) Thin Client
13 7 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
13 7 (1.19%) NHS
14 6 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
14 6 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.44%) Windows
2 16 (2.73%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (1.37%) Linux
4 8 (1.37%) Unix
5 3 (0.51%) Solaris
6 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.17%) AIX
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (100.00%) Information Security
1 586 (100.00%) Security Management
2 268 (45.73%) ISMS
3 189 (32.25%) Risk Management
4 155 (26.45%) Risk Assessment
5 141 (24.06%) Cybersecurity
6 139 (23.72%) ITIL
7 129 (22.01%) Data Protection
8 112 (19.11%) Security Architecture
9 94 (16.04%) Business Continuity
10 90 (15.36%) Security Operations
11 87 (14.85%) Penetration Testing
12 81 (13.82%) SIEM
13 71 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
14 65 (11.09%) Identity Access Management
15 63 (10.75%) Incident Management
16 60 (10.24%) Information Assurance
17 57 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
18 55 (9.39%) Matrix Organization
19 53 (9.04%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.22%) Java
2 11 (1.88%) SQL
3 7 (1.19%) C
4 6 (1.02%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.17%) BeanShell
5 1 (0.17%) Perl
5 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 289 (49.32%) CISSP
2 217 (37.03%) CISM
3 127 (21.67%) CISA
4 116 (19.80%) Degree
5 108 (18.43%) Security Cleared
6 95 (16.21%) SC Cleared
7 57 (9.73%) CEH
8 42 (7.17%) CISMP
9 36 (6.14%) CESG Certified Professional
9 36 (6.14%) CRISC
10 24 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (3.92%) DV Cleared
11 23 (3.92%) GIAC
12 18 (3.07%) PCI QSA
13 16 (2.73%) BPSS Clearance
14 14 (2.39%) CLAS
14 14 (2.39%) ISACA
15 12 (2.05%) SANS
16 9 (1.54%) MBA
17 8 (1.37%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 365 (62.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 214 (36.52%) PCI DSS
3 96 (16.38%) COBIT
4 44 (7.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 41 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 41 (7.00%) ISO27002
6 38 (6.48%) RMADS
7 34 (5.80%) GPG13
8 28 (4.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 16 (2.73%) ISO 9001
9 16 (2.73%) ISO22301
10 12 (2.05%) JSP 440
11 11 (1.88%) QA
12 10 (1.71%) HMG Infosec
13 8 (1.37%) BS25999
13 8 (1.37%) SLA
14 3 (0.51%) PA-DSS
15 2 (0.34%) COSO
16 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
16 1 (0.17%) ISO27005
System Software
1 35 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.56%) Firmware
2 15 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 15 (2.56%) Terminal Services
3 6 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (1.02%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.34%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.17%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) Nessus
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (8.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.27%) Citrix
3 18 (3.07%) HP
4 15 (2.56%) Cisco
4 15 (2.56%) CommVault
5 14 (2.39%) ServiceNow
6 11 (1.88%) Huawei
6 11 (1.88%) SAP
7 10 (1.71%) CA
8 6 (1.02%) F5
8 6 (1.02%) Oracle
8 6 (1.02%) VMware
9 5 (0.85%) CheckPoint
9 5 (0.85%) Forcepoint
10 4 (0.68%) Fortinet
11 3 (0.51%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (0.34%) Apple
12 2 (0.34%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.34%) Qualys
12 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k + 10% + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,427 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Posted: 7 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Smart Communications
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool, UK
QVC
Salary: Highly Competitive
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