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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management
Rank 681 767 828
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +61
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 254 192 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 184 157 130
Median salary £57,500 £58,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.36%

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
86119 96327 99378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.81% 87.21% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71888 78728 80195
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +107 244 £55,000 -6.77% 22
London +28 81 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East +44 58 £55,000 - 4
West Midlands +22 28 £45,000 -25.00%
Hampshire +18 23 £58,250 +5.90% 2
North West +35 21 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South West - 21 £41,250 - 1
Berkshire +18 20 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Manchester +9 15 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Yorkshire +26 14 £52,500 +45.83% 3
East of England +10 10 £56,250 +3.21% 1
Birmingham 0 10 £53,750 -10.41%
Watford +26 8 £65,000 -
Surrey +23 8 £58,278 -13.66% 1
West Yorkshire +23 8 £52,500 +18.96% 1
Hertfordshire +14 8 £65,000 -16.12%
Aldershot 0 8 - -
Somerset - 8 £40,000 -
East Midlands +4 7 £67,500 +17.39% 4
Bristol - 7 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 7 £65,000 -
Leeds +33 6 £52,500 +70.65% 1
Staffordshire - 6 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 6 £65,000 -
Slough - 6 £55,000 -
City of London +63 5 £57,500 -3.44%
Taunton - 5 £40,000 -
Reading +19 4 £35,750 -47.03%
Scotland +6 4 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Renfrewshire - 4 £60,000 -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 590 (100.00%) Security Management
1 590 (100.00%) Information Security
2 398 (67.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 316 (53.56%) Management Information System
4 285 (48.31%) CISSP
5 225 (38.14%) PCI DSS
6 210 (35.59%) ISMS
7 193 (32.71%) CISM
8 160 (27.12%) Risk Management
9 147 (24.92%) Finance
10 141 (23.90%) Data Protection
11 138 (23.39%) Business Continuity
12 134 (22.71%) Cybersecurity
13 130 (22.03%) CISA
14 119 (20.17%) Risk Assessment
15 114 (19.32%) Degree
16 109 (18.47%) ITIL
17 87 (14.75%) Microsoft
18 84 (14.24%) Legal
19 76 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
20 75 (12.71%) Security Cleared
21 70 (11.86%) Security Operations
22 65 (11.02%) Network Security
23 64 (10.85%) Firewall
23 64 (10.85%) Project Management
24 60 (10.17%) Information Assurance
25 59 (10.00%) COBIT
25 59 (10.00%) ISO27002
26 58 (9.83%) Security Architecture
27 57 (9.66%) Internal Audit

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 17 (2.88%) IIS
2 12 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.68%) CMS
5 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.51%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.34%) Apache
6 2 (0.34%) nginx
6 2 (0.34%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (5.08%) MS Office
2 23 (3.90%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.39%) MS Project
3 20 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.02%) Network Security
2 64 (10.85%) Firewall
3 44 (7.46%) Internet
4 19 (3.22%) VPN
5 14 (2.37%) HTTP
5 14 (2.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (2.37%) LAN
6 11 (1.86%) 3G
6 11 (1.86%) 4G
6 11 (1.86%) HTTPS
7 10 (1.69%) SAN
8 9 (1.53%) WAN
9 8 (1.36%) iSCSI
9 8 (1.36%) VoIP
10 7 (1.19%) Wireless
11 6 (1.02%) SSL
12 5 (0.85%) LDAP
12 5 (0.85%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.68%) ATM
13 4 (0.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.51%) Big Data
5 3 (0.51%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.51%) MySQL
5 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.34%) GIS
6 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.17%) Redis
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.51%) Grunt
4 2 (0.34%) GitLab
5 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 147 (24.92%) Finance
2 84 (14.24%) Legal
3 54 (9.15%) Telecoms
4 39 (6.61%) Marketing
5 34 (5.76%) Retail
6 22 (3.73%) Banking
7 17 (2.88%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.71%) Back Office
9 12 (2.03%) Law
10 11 (1.86%) Electronics
11 10 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.85%) Automotive
13 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.51%) Games
14 3 (0.51%) Local Government
15 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.17%) Front Office
16 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.17%) Publishing
16 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (21.69%) Security Manager
2 127 (21.53%) Consultant
3 102 (17.29%) Analyst
4 91 (15.42%) Information Manager
5 89 (15.08%) Information Security Manager
6 85 (14.41%) Security Analyst
7 84 (14.24%) Security Consultant
8 62 (10.51%) Security Officer
9 58 (9.83%) Information Officer
10 56 (9.49%) Information Security Officer
11 44 (7.46%) Information Analyst
11 44 (7.46%) Information Security Analyst
12 39 (6.61%) Head of Security
13 32 (5.42%) Security Specialist
14 30 (5.08%) IT Analyst
15 29 (4.92%) Cybersecurity Consultant
16 26 (4.41%) IT Manager
17 25 (4.24%) IT Security Manager
18 24 (4.07%) Head of Information
18 24 (4.07%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.56%) Web Services
2 17 (2.88%) REST
2 17 (2.88%) XML
3 14 (2.37%) HTML
4 11 (1.86%) CSS
5 9 (1.53%) .NET
5 9 (1.53%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.19%) Ajax
6 7 (1.19%) Middleware
6 7 (1.19%) RESTful
6 7 (1.19%) SailPoint
7 6 (1.02%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (1.02%) Entity Framework
7 6 (1.02%) WCF
8 5 (0.85%) JSP
8 5 (0.85%) Servlets
8 5 (0.85%) SOAP
8 5 (0.85%) SPML
9 4 (0.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 316 (53.56%) Management Information System
2 56 (9.49%) CESG
3 48 (8.14%) Data Protection Act
4 46 (7.80%) Computer Science
5 30 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (4.75%) CESG CLAS
7 15 (2.54%) Data Centre
8 14 (2.37%) Cyberthreat
8 14 (2.37%) Social Media
9 12 (2.03%) Cybercrime
10 10 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
10 10 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
11 9 (1.53%) PKI
12 7 (1.19%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.19%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.19%) Replication
13 6 (1.02%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.85%) NHS
14 5 (0.85%) SCADA
15 4 (0.68%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.90%) Windows
2 20 (3.39%) Linux
3 17 (2.88%) Unix
4 8 (1.36%) Solaris
5 5 (0.85%) AIX
6 4 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Debian
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 590 (100.00%) Information Security
1 590 (100.00%) Security Management
2 210 (35.59%) ISMS
3 160 (27.12%) Risk Management
4 141 (23.90%) Data Protection
5 138 (23.39%) Business Continuity
6 134 (22.71%) Cybersecurity
7 119 (20.17%) Risk Assessment
8 109 (18.47%) ITIL
9 76 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 70 (11.86%) Security Operations
11 64 (10.85%) Project Management
12 60 (10.17%) Information Assurance
13 58 (9.83%) Security Architecture
14 57 (9.66%) Internal Audit
15 51 (8.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 42 (7.12%) SIEM
17 40 (6.78%) Information Security Governance
17 40 (6.78%) Quality Management
18 39 (6.61%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 22 (3.73%) SQL
2 17 (2.88%) Java
3 15 (2.54%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.86%) C
5 6 (1.02%) C#
6 5 (0.85%) BeanShell
7 4 (0.68%) PHP
8 2 (0.34%) C++
8 2 (0.34%) Perl
8 2 (0.34%) Python
8 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 285 (48.31%) CISSP
2 193 (32.71%) CISM
3 130 (22.03%) CISA
4 114 (19.32%) Degree
5 75 (12.71%) Security Cleared
6 54 (9.15%) SC Cleared
7 49 (8.31%) CLAS
8 48 (8.14%) CESG Certified Professional
9 32 (5.42%) PCI QSA
10 27 (4.58%) DV Cleared
11 26 (4.41%) CRISC
12 19 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (2.88%) CISMP
14 14 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (2.37%) MCSE
15 12 (2.03%) CEH
16 11 (1.86%) IISP
17 10 (1.69%) CCNA
18 8 (1.36%) GIAC
18 8 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 398 (67.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 225 (38.14%) PCI DSS
3 59 (10.00%) COBIT
3 59 (10.00%) ISO27002
4 50 (8.47%) ISO22301
5 35 (5.93%) ISO 9001
6 31 (5.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 28 (4.75%) RMADS
8 26 (4.41%) QA
8 26 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (2.71%) ISO 14001
10 15 (2.54%) BS25999
11 9 (1.53%) HMG Infosec
12 7 (1.19%) JSP 440
13 6 (1.02%) GPG13
14 2 (0.34%) BS7799
14 2 (0.34%) COSO
14 2 (0.34%) ISAE 3402
14 2 (0.34%) PA-DSS
14 2 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.36%) vSphere
2 8 (1.36%) XenApp
3 4 (0.68%) Firmware
3 4 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.51%) Snort
5 2 (0.34%) Docker
5 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.34%) KVM
5 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (0.85%) SCOM
2 4 (0.68%) Nessus
2 4 (0.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.34%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.34%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 87 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.76%) CA
3 19 (3.22%) Citrix
4 14 (2.37%) Remedy
5 12 (2.03%) Oracle
6 11 (1.86%) CheckPoint
6 11 (1.86%) SAP
6 11 (1.86%) VMware
7 10 (1.69%) Cisco
8 6 (1.02%) ArcSight
8 6 (1.02%) HP
9 4 (0.68%) Intel Security
9 4 (0.68%) Northgate
10 3 (0.51%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (0.51%) Palo Alto
10 3 (0.51%) Qualys
10 3 (0.51%) Riverbed
10 3 (0.51%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.34%) Google
11 2 (0.34%) LogRhythm
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