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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management
UK
Rank 581 651 774
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +123
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 265 280 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 216 228 140
Median salary £53,750 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%

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
74108 87810 88690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.15% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61013 73052 73139
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +70 259 £52,500 -4.54% 27
London +42 112 £55,000 -4.34% 11
City of London +20 36 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South East +38 29 £52,500 -12.50% 4
East of England +53 27 £65,000 -
North West -7 27 £52,500 +35.48% 2
West Midlands +14 22 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Yorkshire +20 18 £45,000 -21.73%
South West +14 18 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Birmingham -4 13 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Berkshire +36 12 £60,000 +0.41% 1
Cheshire - 12 £60,000 - 1
Essex +25 9 £43,000 -
Hertfordshire +18 9 £65,000 -
Hampshire +15 9 £45,000 +95.65% 2
Leeds +18 8 £52,500 -2.32%
West Yorkshire +11 8 £52,500 -8.69%
Bristol +4 8 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Gloucestershire -6 8 £65,000 +68.83% 2
Cambridgeshire - 8 £66,500 -
Cambridge - 8 £66,500 -
Reading +40 7 £44,000 -27.86% 1
Royston - 7 £65,000 -
Gloucester - 7 £65,000 - 1
North Yorkshire 0 6 £37,500 -46.42%
Lancashire -7 6 £52,500 +61.53%
Manchester -29 6 £47,000 - 1
Surrey +27 5 £60,000 +9.09%
East Midlands +4 5 £45,000 -33.33%
Newbury - 5 £60,000 -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 538 (100.00%) Security Management
1 538 (100.00%) Information Security
2 343 (63.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 335 (62.27%) Management Information System
4 263 (48.88%) CISSP
5 250 (46.47%) ISMS
6 198 (36.80%) CISM
7 193 (35.87%) Finance
8 180 (33.46%) PCI DSS
9 177 (32.90%) Risk Management
10 135 (25.09%) Risk Assessment
11 126 (23.42%) ITIL
12 121 (22.49%) CISA
13 117 (21.75%) Data Protection
14 110 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
15 105 (19.52%) Security Architecture
16 98 (18.22%) Legal
17 96 (17.84%) COBIT
18 95 (17.66%) Security Cleared
19 86 (15.99%) SC Cleared
20 85 (15.80%) Firewall
21 84 (15.61%) Data Protection Act
22 83 (15.43%) Penetration Testing
23 80 (14.87%) Degree
23 80 (14.87%) Security Operations
24 75 (13.94%) SIEM
25 70 (13.01%) Business Continuity
26 68 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
27 67 (12.45%) Incident Management
28 57 (10.59%) CEH

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 11 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.93%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 27 (5.02%) MS Office
2 23 (4.28%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.35%) MS Project
4 13 (2.42%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (2.60%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.09%) Office 365
2 11 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (15.80%) Firewall
2 48 (8.92%) Network Security
3 18 (3.35%) Broadband
4 17 (3.16%) VPN
5 16 (2.97%) LAN
6 14 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (2.42%) NAS
7 13 (2.42%) SAN
8 8 (1.49%) Internet
9 7 (1.30%) SSL
10 5 (0.93%) WAN
11 4 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.56%) Intranet
13 2 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.37%) TACACS
14 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.19%) ICMP
14 1 (0.19%) IPsec
14 1 (0.19%) S/MIME
14 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.79%) Big Data
3 13 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
General
1 193 (35.87%) Finance
2 98 (18.22%) Legal
3 43 (7.99%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.65%) Retail
5 17 (3.16%) Law
6 13 (2.42%) Banking
7 12 (2.23%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.23%) Marketing
8 11 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.49%) German Language
9 8 (1.49%) Spanish Language
10 7 (1.30%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.12%) French Language
12 5 (0.93%) Back Office
12 5 (0.93%) Electronics
13 3 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.19%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.19%) Games
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (32.16%) Security Manager
2 123 (22.86%) Analyst
3 117 (21.75%) Security Analyst
4 110 (20.45%) Information Manager
5 99 (18.40%) Information Security Manager
6 78 (14.50%) Consultant
7 68 (12.64%) Information Analyst
7 68 (12.64%) Information Security Analyst
8 57 (10.59%) Security Consultant
9 34 (6.32%) Information Security Consultant
10 30 (5.58%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 27 (5.02%) Architect
12 25 (4.65%) Security Architect
13 22 (4.09%) Security Specialist
14 20 (3.72%) Security Officer
15 18 (3.35%) CISSP Manager
15 18 (3.35%) Compliance Manager
15 18 (3.35%) Information Officer
15 18 (3.35%) Information Security Officer
16 16 (2.97%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.30%) Middleware
2 5 (0.93%) OAuth
2 5 (0.93%) SAML
2 5 (0.93%) XML
3 1 (0.19%) .NET
3 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.19%) ODBC
3 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 335 (62.27%) Management Information System
2 84 (15.61%) Data Protection Act
3 32 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 28 (5.20%) Computer Science
5 26 (4.83%) CESG
5 26 (4.83%) PKI
6 24 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.42%) Clustering
7 13 (2.42%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (2.04%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (1.49%) Fintech
10 8 (1.49%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.30%) CESG CLAS
11 7 (1.30%) NHS
12 6 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.12%) RSA SecurID
13 5 (0.93%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.65%) Windows
2 13 (2.42%) Windows Server
2 13 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (1.30%) Unix
4 6 (1.12%) Linux
5 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.74%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (100.00%) Information Security
1 538 (100.00%) Security Management
2 250 (46.47%) ISMS
3 177 (32.90%) Risk Management
4 135 (25.09%) Risk Assessment
5 126 (23.42%) ITIL
6 117 (21.75%) Data Protection
7 110 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
8 105 (19.52%) Security Architecture
9 83 (15.43%) Penetration Testing
10 80 (14.87%) Security Operations
11 75 (13.94%) SIEM
12 70 (13.01%) Business Continuity
13 68 (12.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 67 (12.45%) Incident Management
15 56 (10.41%) Matrix Organization
16 51 (9.48%) Information Assurance
17 48 (8.92%) Presales
18 47 (8.74%) Identity Access Management
19 46 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.12%) SQL
2 5 (0.93%) JavaScript
3 3 (0.56%) C
4 1 (0.19%) Perl
4 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 263 (48.88%) CISSP
2 198 (36.80%) CISM
3 121 (22.49%) CISA
4 95 (17.66%) Security Cleared
5 86 (15.99%) SC Cleared
6 80 (14.87%) Degree
7 57 (10.59%) CEH
8 41 (7.62%) CISMP
9 32 (5.95%) CRISC
10 30 (5.58%) CESG Certified Professional
11 21 (3.90%) GIAC
12 18 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (3.35%) DV Cleared
13 17 (3.16%) BPSS Clearance
14 12 (2.23%) PCI QSA
15 11 (2.04%) SANS
16 10 (1.86%) ISACA
17 9 (1.67%) CLAS
17 9 (1.67%) MBA
18 8 (1.49%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 343 (63.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 180 (33.46%) PCI DSS
3 96 (17.84%) COBIT
4 49 (9.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 42 (7.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 32 (5.95%) GPG13
6 32 (5.95%) RMADS
7 30 (5.58%) ISO27002
8 25 (4.65%) GDPR
9 23 (4.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 15 (2.79%) ISO 9001
11 12 (2.23%) ISO22301
12 11 (2.04%) SLA
13 10 (1.86%) JSP 440
13 10 (1.86%) QA
14 9 (1.67%) HMG Infosec
15 6 (1.12%) BS25999
16 3 (0.56%) ISO27005
17 1 (0.19%) FISMA
17 1 (0.19%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 26 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.42%) Firmware
2 13 (2.42%) Hyper-V
2 13 (2.42%) Terminal Services
3 5 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (1.30%) CSIRT
2 6 (1.12%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (0.93%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.19%) Nagios
4 1 (0.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.53%) Citrix
3 15 (2.79%) HP
4 14 (2.60%) ServiceNow
5 13 (2.42%) Cisco
5 13 (2.42%) CommVault
6 11 (2.04%) Huawei
7 8 (1.49%) SAP
8 6 (1.12%) F5
9 5 (0.93%) VMware
10 4 (0.74%) Apple
10 4 (0.74%) CA
10 4 (0.74%) Fortinet
11 3 (0.56%) Forcepoint
12 2 (0.37%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.37%) Computacenter
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle
12 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
13 1 (0.19%) SunGard
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