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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management
UK
Rank 670 629 740
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +111
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 189 323 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 153 274 165
Median salary £46,750 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.08% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,400 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £54,778 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-17.84% +9.55%

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
74798 90228 92581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.80% 88.29% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61505 74906 75759
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,500 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -27 179 £47,500 -20.83% 18
London -6 62 £55,000 -13.72% 4
East of England - 31 £43,000 - 1
Essex - 23 £42,500 -
South East +14 22 £48,750 -11.36% 4
City of London +22 20 £46,000 -36.55% 1
North West -14 16 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +15 13 £46,250 -7.50% 4
South West -9 13 £65,000 +18.18% 2
West Midlands +14 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Midlands +9 9 £45,000 -30.76%
Chelmsford - 9 £43,000 -
Gloucestershire -9 8 £65,000 +68.83% 2
Gloucester - 8 £65,000 -
Hampshire +29 7 £54,750 +82.50%
Cheshire - 7 £60,000 -
Sheffield +22 6 - - 2
South Yorkshire +11 6 - - 2
Northampton - 6 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £45,000 -
Leeds +11 5 £52,500 -2.32% 1
West Yorkshire +6 5 £52,500 -2.32% 2
Cambridge - 5 £85,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £85,000 -
Surrey +37 4 £31,000 -34.95% 2
Oxfordshire +22 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Manchester -29 4 £43,000 -28.33% 1
Berkshire +19 3 £44,000 -20.00% 1
Kent +16 3 £42,500 -20.93%
Liverpool +6 3 £50,000 +5.26%

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 515 (100.00%) Security Management
1 515 (100.00%) Information Security
2 332 (64.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 313 (60.78%) Management Information System
4 253 (49.13%) CISSP
5 223 (43.30%) ISMS
6 196 (38.06%) CISM
7 174 (33.79%) Risk Management
8 165 (32.04%) Finance
9 145 (28.16%) PCI DSS
10 120 (23.30%) CISA
11 119 (23.11%) Risk Assessment
12 113 (21.94%) ITIL
13 98 (19.03%) Data Protection
14 97 (18.83%) COBIT
15 91 (17.67%) Legal
16 90 (17.48%) Security Architecture
17 89 (17.28%) Cybersecurity
18 88 (17.09%) Security Cleared
19 83 (16.12%) Firewall
20 79 (15.34%) SC Cleared
21 74 (14.37%) Penetration Testing
22 71 (13.79%) Data Protection Act
23 67 (13.01%) SIEM
24 66 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
24 66 (12.82%) Business Continuity
25 65 (12.62%) Degree
26 61 (11.84%) Security Operations
27 60 (11.65%) Information Assurance
28 58 (11.26%) 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 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.97%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (5.63%) MS Office
2 21 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.50%) MS Project
4 15 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (2.72%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.27%) Office 365
2 14 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.78%) SaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (16.12%) Firewall
2 40 (7.77%) Network Security
3 18 (3.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (2.91%) Broadband
5 12 (2.33%) LAN
5 12 (2.33%) VPN
6 11 (2.14%) SAN
7 9 (1.75%) Internet
7 9 (1.75%) NAS
8 7 (1.36%) SSL
9 6 (1.17%) WAN
10 5 (0.97%) Intranet
11 3 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.58%) Wireless
12 2 (0.39%) DNS
12 2 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.39%) SNMP
12 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.52%) Big Data
3 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.39%) MySQL
General
1 165 (32.04%) Finance
2 91 (17.67%) Legal
3 31 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.30%) Law
4 17 (3.30%) Retail
5 13 (2.52%) Banking
6 12 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.33%) Marketing
7 8 (1.55%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.55%) German Language
7 8 (1.55%) Spanish Language
8 6 (1.17%) French Language
9 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.78%) Electronics
11 3 (0.58%) Back Office
11 3 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (27.38%) Security Manager
2 127 (24.66%) Analyst
3 121 (23.50%) Security Analyst
4 104 (20.19%) Information Manager
5 92 (17.86%) Information Security Manager
6 78 (15.15%) Information Analyst
6 78 (15.15%) Information Security Analyst
7 70 (13.59%) Consultant
8 51 (9.90%) Security Consultant
9 38 (7.38%) Architect
10 35 (6.80%) Security Architect
11 31 (6.02%) Information Security Consultant
12 21 (4.08%) Security Officer
13 19 (3.69%) Information Assurance Analyst
13 19 (3.69%) Information Officer
13 19 (3.69%) Information Security Officer
13 19 (3.69%) Security Specialist
14 16 (3.11%) CISSP Manager
14 16 (3.11%) Governance Manager
14 16 (3.11%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.36%) XML
2 6 (1.17%) Middleware
2 6 (1.17%) SAML
3 5 (0.97%) OAuth
4 2 (0.39%) CGI
5 1 (0.19%) .NET
5 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.19%) ODBC
5 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 313 (60.78%) Management Information System
2 71 (13.79%) Data Protection Act
3 27 (5.24%) CESG
3 27 (5.24%) Data Centre
4 25 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.27%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.27%) PKI
6 12 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
7 11 (2.14%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (1.75%) Clustering
8 9 (1.75%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.75%) Fintech
9 8 (1.55%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.55%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.55%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.17%) RSA SecurID
12 3 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.58%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.05%) Windows
2 13 (2.52%) Windows Server
2 13 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (1.94%) Linux
5 7 (1.36%) Unix
6 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.39%) SUSE
8 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Solaris
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (100.00%) Information Security
1 515 (100.00%) Security Management
2 223 (43.30%) ISMS
3 174 (33.79%) Risk Management
4 119 (23.11%) Risk Assessment
5 113 (21.94%) ITIL
6 98 (19.03%) Data Protection
7 90 (17.48%) Security Architecture
8 89 (17.28%) Cybersecurity
9 74 (14.37%) Penetration Testing
10 67 (13.01%) SIEM
11 66 (12.82%) Business Continuity
11 66 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 61 (11.84%) Security Operations
13 60 (11.65%) Information Assurance
14 58 (11.26%) Incident Management
15 44 (8.54%) Service Delivery
16 43 (8.35%) Matrix Organization
17 40 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
17 40 (7.77%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.55%) SQL
2 5 (0.97%) JavaScript
3 3 (0.58%) Java
3 3 (0.58%) Python
4 2 (0.39%) C
4 2 (0.39%) Perl
5 1 (0.19%) AWK
5 1 (0.19%) PHP
5 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 253 (49.13%) CISSP
2 196 (38.06%) CISM
3 120 (23.30%) CISA
4 88 (17.09%) Security Cleared
5 79 (15.34%) SC Cleared
6 65 (12.62%) Degree
7 50 (9.71%) CEH
8 37 (7.18%) CISMP
9 30 (5.83%) CESG Certified Professional
10 25 (4.85%) CRISC
11 22 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (3.88%) DV Cleared
12 20 (3.88%) GIAC
13 16 (3.11%) BPSS Clearance
14 13 (2.52%) CLAS
15 9 (1.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 9 (1.75%) CCSP
15 9 (1.75%) ISSAP
15 9 (1.75%) MBA
15 9 (1.75%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (64.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 145 (28.16%) PCI DSS
3 97 (18.83%) COBIT
4 49 (9.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 36 (6.99%) RMADS
6 30 (5.83%) GPG13
7 28 (5.44%) ISO27002
7 28 (5.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 26 (5.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 20 (3.88%) GDPR
10 16 (3.11%) SLA
11 12 (2.33%) ISO 9001
12 11 (2.14%) ISO22301
13 10 (1.94%) QA
14 8 (1.55%) JSP 440
15 7 (1.36%) HMG Infosec
16 4 (0.78%) BS25999
17 3 (0.58%) ISO27005
18 2 (0.39%) FISMA
19 1 (0.19%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 23 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.94%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.75%) Firmware
3 9 (1.75%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (1.36%) CSIRT
3 6 (1.17%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (7.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.50%) Citrix
3 14 (2.72%) ServiceNow
4 13 (2.52%) Cisco
4 13 (2.52%) HP
5 9 (1.75%) CommVault
6 7 (1.36%) SAP
6 7 (1.36%) VMware
7 6 (1.17%) F5
7 6 (1.17%) Huawei
8 4 (0.78%) Apple
8 4 (0.78%) CA
8 4 (0.78%) Computacenter
9 3 (0.58%) Fortinet
9 3 (0.58%) Symantec
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle
10 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.39%) Sophos
11 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.19%) SunGard
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