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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 664 717 740
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +23
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 228 219 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 190 152 134
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -17.52%

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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +34 226 £55,000 +25.00% 26
London +70 107 £55,000 - 8
South East +16 60 £60,000 +50.00% 5
City of London +45 37 £52,500 - 6
Berkshire 0 22 £62,500 +101.61% 1
Reading +1 20 £62,500 +101.61% 1
East of England +25 19 £49,500 -5.71% 3
Kent - 12 £72,500 -
North West +11 10 £38,250 +9.28% 3
Hertfordshire +2 10 £52,500 -6.66% 3
Cheshire +19 9 £38,250 +39.09%
Yorkshire -11 9 £35,500 -55.62% 2
Surrey +14 7 £54,750 +36.87%
East Sussex -28 7 £27,000 -32.50% 3
Watford +8 6 £52,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £51,750 +18.28% 1
Lewes -2 6 £27,000 - 1
Sheffield - 6 £36,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £72,500 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £36,000 -
Cambridgeshire +17 5 £43,900 -10.40%
Middlesex - 5 - -
Cambridge - 5 £43,900 -
Warrington +11 4 £50,000 +81.81%
Milton Keynes -10 4 £51,750 +18.28% 1
West Midlands -34 4 £45,000 - 1
Staines - 4 £49,500 -
Wilmslow - 4 £33,250 -
Suffolk +5 3 £54,000 +2.85%
West Yorkshire -5 3 £35,000 -56.25% 2

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 409 (100.00%) Security Management
1 409 (100.00%) Information Security
2 263 (64.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 216 (52.81%) Management Information System
4 191 (46.70%) ISMS
5 185 (45.23%) CISSP
6 146 (35.70%) CISM
7 128 (31.30%) ITIL
8 124 (30.32%) Risk Management
9 119 (29.10%) PCI DSS
10 87 (21.27%) Finance
11 79 (19.32%) CISA
12 71 (17.36%) Business Continuity
13 70 (17.11%) Degree
14 63 (15.40%) Data Protection
15 61 (14.91%) Windows
16 55 (13.45%) Service Management
17 52 (12.71%) Firewall
17 52 (12.71%) Security Cleared
18 51 (12.47%) Active Directory
19 48 (11.74%) CRISC
20 46 (11.25%) Cyber Security
20 46 (11.25%) Legal
21 45 (11.00%) SC Cleared
21 45 (11.00%) COBIT
21 45 (11.00%) Data Protection Act
22 40 (9.78%) Microsoft
23 38 (9.29%) SLA
24 35 (8.56%) MS Exchange
25 34 (8.31%) Citrix

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (8.56%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 19 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.47%) IIS
4 3 (0.73%) Apache
4 3 (0.73%) Lync
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (6.85%) MS Office
2 21 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.47%) MS Project
5 5 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.47%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.18%) SaaS
2 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (12.71%) Firewall
2 30 (7.33%) TCP/IP
3 23 (5.62%) DNS
4 21 (5.13%) Network Security
5 19 (4.65%) DHCP
6 14 (3.42%) LAN
6 14 (3.42%) WAN
6 14 (3.42%) SAN
7 13 (3.18%) VPN
8 9 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (1.96%) Internet
10 7 (1.71%) Wireless
11 6 (1.47%) IP Telephony
12 5 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.22%) VoIP
12 5 (1.22%) SMTP
13 4 (0.98%) Broadband
13 4 (0.98%) iSCSI
14 2 (0.49%) HTTP
15 1 (0.24%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.98%) Redis
3 3 (0.73%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.24%) NUnit
1 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.24%) Moq
1 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 87 (21.27%) Finance
2 46 (11.25%) Legal
3 31 (7.58%) Advertising
4 25 (6.11%) Law
5 20 (4.89%) Telecoms
6 18 (4.40%) Retail
7 12 (2.93%) Banking
8 8 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.22%) Games
10 4 (0.98%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.98%) Back Office
10 4 (0.98%) Marketing
11 3 (0.73%) Electronics
11 3 (0.73%) Automotive
11 3 (0.73%) Local Government
12 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 117 (28.61%) Security Manager
2 98 (23.96%) Information Manager
3 96 (23.47%) Information Security Manager
4 87 (21.27%) Analyst
5 61 (14.91%) Security Analyst
6 51 (12.47%) Consultant
7 38 (9.29%) Security Officer
8 34 (8.31%) Information Security Officer
9 33 (8.07%) Information Analyst
10 30 (7.33%) Information Security Analyst
11 26 (6.36%) Security Consultant
12 19 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (4.16%) CLAS Consultant
14 16 (3.91%) Support Analyst
15 14 (3.42%) Security Engineer
16 13 (3.18%) Security Specialist
16 13 (3.18%) Information Specialist
16 13 (3.18%) Information Security Specialist
17 12 (2.93%) Information Security Engineer
18 11 (2.69%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.22%) Web Services
2 3 (0.73%) WCF
2 3 (0.73%) HTML
2 3 (0.73%) .NET
2 3 (0.73%) CSS
2 3 (0.73%) JSP
3 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.49%) Entity Framework
3 2 (0.49%) REST
3 2 (0.49%) jQuery
3 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.24%) RESTful
4 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.24%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.24%) SOAP
4 1 (0.24%) LINQ
4 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 216 (52.81%) Management Information System
2 45 (11.00%) Data Protection Act
3 29 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.89%) RMADS
5 19 (4.65%) Fat Client
5 19 (4.65%) Thin Client
5 19 (4.65%) Blackberry
6 16 (3.91%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.44%) NHS
8 8 (1.96%) GIS
8 8 (1.96%) CESG
8 8 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.71%) Freedom of Information
10 6 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.22%) Social Media
11 5 (1.22%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.98%) CESG CLAS
13 3 (0.73%) Open Source
14 2 (0.49%) FMCG
14 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 61 (14.91%) Windows
2 27 (6.60%) Linux
3 23 (5.62%) Windows 7
4 14 (3.42%) UNIX
5 7 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.71%) Debian
6 5 (1.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (100.00%) Security Management
1 409 (100.00%) Information Security
2 191 (46.70%) ISMS
3 128 (31.30%) ITIL
4 124 (30.32%) Risk Management
5 71 (17.36%) Business Continuity
6 63 (15.40%) Data Protection
7 55 (13.45%) Service Management
8 46 (11.25%) Cyber Security
9 34 (8.31%) Line Management
9 34 (8.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 33 (8.07%) Risk Assessment
11 31 (7.58%) Change Control
12 30 (7.33%) Penetration Testing
13 28 (6.85%) ITSM
14 27 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (6.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 23 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (5.62%) Service Delivery
16 23 (5.62%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 32 (7.82%) SQL
2 4 (0.98%) C
2 4 (0.98%) Java
2 4 (0.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.73%) C#
4 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.24%) C++
5 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.24%) VBScript
5 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 185 (45.23%) CISSP
2 146 (35.70%) CISM
3 79 (19.32%) CISA
4 70 (17.11%) Degree
5 52 (12.71%) Security Cleared
6 48 (11.74%) CRISC
7 45 (11.00%) SC Cleared
8 21 (5.13%) PCI QSA
9 17 (4.16%) ISSMP
10 16 (3.91%) ISSAP
11 15 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (2.69%) CISMP
13 10 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (2.44%) CCNA
14 9 (2.20%) CCA
14 9 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (2.20%) MCSA
15 8 (1.96%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (64.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 119 (29.10%) PCI DSS
3 45 (11.00%) COBIT
4 38 (9.29%) SLA
5 33 (8.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (4.16%) ISO 9001
7 13 (3.18%) QA
8 11 (2.69%) COSO
9 8 (1.96%) ISO 14001
10 5 (1.22%) BS25999
11 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 51 (12.47%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (3.67%) XenDesktop
4 11 (2.69%) vCloud
5 9 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.24%) RACF
7 1 (0.24%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (5.62%) SCCM
2 4 (0.98%) SCOM
2 4 (0.98%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.24%) OpenView
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.24%) Nessus
4 1 (0.24%) Nmap
Vendors
1 40 (9.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.31%) Citrix
3 25 (6.11%) VMware
4 23 (5.62%) Cisco
5 18 (4.40%) Dell
6 15 (3.67%) HP
7 9 (2.20%) SAP
7 9 (2.20%) Cyber-Ark
8 7 (1.71%) CommVault
8 7 (1.71%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.47%) BT
10 5 (1.22%) Remedy
11 4 (0.98%) Symantec
11 4 (0.98%) CA
12 3 (0.73%) McAfee
12 3 (0.73%) Websense
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle
12 3 (0.73%) Avaya
12 3 (0.73%) LogRhythm
13 2 (0.49%) Sun
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus,pension,25 days a/l, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £33527 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Holidays / Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Camelot
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 18 days ago