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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 694 686 720
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +34
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 193 212 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 151 148 123
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.21%

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
89721 92871 85537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.23% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 72690 74384 70471
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 26 March 2015 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 26 March 2015. 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 +2 187 £52,500 +16.66% 28
London +62 78 £52,500 - 12
South East +5 49 £62,500 +62.33% 3
City of London +31 40 £47,500 -7.31% 3
Berkshire +14 20 £62,500 +101.61%
Reading +8 18 £62,500 +101.61%
East of England +14 15 £43,900 -16.38%
Yorkshire -1 12 £32,500 -59.37% 2
Kent - 12 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire +1 9 £51,250 +5.12%
Sheffield - 8 £30,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 - 1
Surrey +11 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
South West -16 7 £45,000 - 1
Watford +9 6 £52,500 +7.69%
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £72,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £43,900 -
Cambridge - 6 £43,900 -
North West -15 5 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Middlesex - 5 - -
East Midlands +15 4 £48,750 +71.05% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 4 £77,500 +77.14% 1
Cheshire -1 4 £46,250 +68.18% 2
Leeds -26 4 £45,000 -43.75%
West Yorkshire -26 4 £45,000 -43.75%
West Midlands -31 4 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Docklands, London - 4 - -
Staines - 4 £49,750 - 1
Milton Keynes -1 3 £105,000 +140.00%
Bristol -7 3 £50,000 +11.11%

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 383 (100.00%) Security Management
1 383 (100.00%) Information Security
2 239 (62.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 210 (54.83%) Management Information System
4 176 (45.95%) ISMS
5 169 (44.13%) CISSP
6 134 (34.99%) CISM
7 120 (31.33%) Risk Management
8 117 (30.55%) ITIL
9 112 (29.24%) PCI DSS
10 88 (22.98%) Degree
11 86 (22.45%) Finance
12 72 (18.80%) CISA
13 58 (15.14%) Business Continuity
14 57 (14.88%) Windows
14 57 (14.88%) Data Protection
15 52 (13.58%) Active Directory
16 51 (13.32%) Legal
17 49 (12.79%) Service Management
17 49 (12.79%) Security Cleared
18 45 (11.75%) Cyber Security
19 43 (11.23%) SC Cleared
20 41 (10.70%) Data Protection Act
21 40 (10.44%) Firewall
21 40 (10.44%) CRISC
22 38 (9.92%) COBIT
23 36 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (9.14%) Citrix
24 35 (9.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
25 34 (8.88%) SLA

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 33 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.83%) IIS
5 3 (0.78%) Lync
6 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (7.57%) MS Office
2 23 (6.01%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.57%) MS Project
5 5 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.35%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) IaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.44%) Firewall
2 22 (5.74%) TCP/IP
3 21 (5.48%) DNS
4 20 (5.22%) DHCP
5 16 (4.18%) Network Security
6 14 (3.66%) LAN
6 14 (3.66%) WAN
6 14 (3.66%) SAN
7 10 (2.61%) VPN
8 9 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (1.83%) Wireless
9 7 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.57%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.31%) Internet
12 4 (1.04%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.52%) SSL
13 2 (0.52%) SMTP
13 2 (0.52%) VoIP
14 1 (0.26%) POP3
14 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (1.04%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.26%) NUnit
2 1 (0.26%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.26%) Moq
2 1 (0.26%) Hudson
General
1 86 (22.45%) Finance
2 51 (13.32%) Legal
3 28 (7.31%) Advertising
3 28 (7.31%) Telecoms
4 24 (6.27%) Law
5 19 (4.96%) Retail
6 12 (3.13%) Banking
7 9 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.31%) Games
9 4 (1.04%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.04%) Automotive
9 4 (1.04%) Marketing
10 3 (0.78%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.78%) Electronics
10 3 (0.78%) Local Government
11 2 (0.52%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 109 (28.46%) Security Manager
2 96 (25.07%) Information Manager
3 94 (24.54%) Information Security Manager
4 78 (20.37%) Analyst
5 53 (13.84%) Security Analyst
6 50 (13.05%) Consultant
7 36 (9.40%) Security Officer
8 34 (8.88%) Information Security Officer
9 24 (6.27%) Security Consultant
9 24 (6.27%) Information Analyst
10 22 (5.74%) Information Security Analyst
11 19 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support
12 17 (4.44%) Support Analyst
13 16 (4.18%) Security Engineer
14 14 (3.66%) CLAS Consultant
15 12 (3.13%) Information Security Engineer
15 12 (3.13%) Information Security Consultant
15 12 (3.13%) IT Security Analyst
16 11 (2.87%) Risk Manager
16 11 (2.87%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.78%) HTML
1 3 (0.78%) CSS
1 3 (0.78%) Web Services
2 2 (0.52%) JSP
2 2 (0.52%) jQuery
3 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.26%) REST
3 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.26%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (0.26%) .NET
3 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.26%) XML
3 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.26%) WCF
3 1 (0.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 210 (54.83%) Management Information System
2 41 (10.70%) Data Protection Act
3 36 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 20 (5.22%) Blackberry
6 18 (4.70%) Thin Client
6 18 (4.70%) Fat Client
7 16 (4.18%) RMADS
8 9 (2.35%) NHS
8 9 (2.35%) CESG
9 8 (2.09%) GIS
9 8 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.57%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.04%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (1.04%) PKI
12 3 (0.78%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.52%) CMDB
13 2 (0.52%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.88%) Windows
2 23 (6.01%) Linux
3 20 (5.22%) Windows 7
4 14 (3.66%) UNIX
5 7 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.83%) Debian
6 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (100.00%) Security Management
1 383 (100.00%) Information Security
2 176 (45.95%) ISMS
3 120 (31.33%) Risk Management
4 117 (30.55%) ITIL
5 58 (15.14%) Business Continuity
6 57 (14.88%) Data Protection
7 49 (12.79%) Service Management
8 45 (11.75%) Cyber Security
9 30 (7.83%) Line Management
10 27 (7.05%) Change Control
11 26 (6.79%) ITSM
12 24 (6.27%) Penetration Testing
13 23 (6.01%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (5.74%) Risk Assessment
14 22 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (5.74%) Service Delivery
15 21 (5.48%) Project Management
15 21 (5.48%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.22%) SQL
2 5 (1.31%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (0.78%) C
4 2 (0.52%) C#
4 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 169 (44.13%) CISSP
2 134 (34.99%) CISM
3 88 (22.98%) Degree
4 72 (18.80%) CISA
5 49 (12.79%) Security Cleared
6 43 (11.23%) SC Cleared
7 40 (10.44%) CRISC
8 17 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (4.18%) ISSAP
9 16 (4.18%) ISSMP
10 14 (3.66%) PCI QSA
11 11 (2.87%) CISMP
12 10 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (2.61%) CCNA
13 9 (2.35%) CCA
13 9 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (2.35%) MCSA
14 7 (1.83%) MCSE
14 7 (1.83%) CCEA
14 7 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (62.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 112 (29.24%) PCI DSS
3 38 (9.92%) COBIT
4 35 (9.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 34 (8.88%) SLA
6 16 (4.18%) ISO 9001
7 11 (2.87%) COSO
8 7 (1.83%) ISO 14001
8 7 (1.83%) QA
9 4 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.26%) BS25999
10 1 (0.26%) WAI
System Software
1 52 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 11 (2.87%) vCloud
5 9 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.26%) RACF
7 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (6.27%) SCCM
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (1.04%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.52%) SCOM
4 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.26%) OpenView
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 35 (9.14%) Citrix
2 34 (8.88%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.53%) VMware
4 22 (5.74%) Cisco
5 17 (4.44%) Dell
6 15 (3.92%) HP
7 10 (2.61%) SAP
8 8 (2.09%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (1.83%) CommVault
9 7 (1.83%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.57%) Symantec
10 6 (1.57%) BT
11 5 (1.31%) Remedy
11 5 (1.31%) Oracle
12 4 (1.04%) Sun
12 4 (1.04%) McAfee
12 4 (1.04%) CA
13 3 (0.78%) Websense
13 3 (0.78%) Avaya
13 3 (0.78%) LogRhythm
London
Simple
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bens + Training and Development and Career Pro
Posted: 7 hours ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits, bonus and incentives
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £55K + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Dudley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Telehouse
Salary: £46k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Hoople Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago