The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 505 558 655
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +97
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 479 465 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.48% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 373 372 288
Median salary £54,555 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.80% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
85293 96198 103096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.88% 86.80% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71323 78610 83495
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
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%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Security Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Management within the UK.

Security Management Salary Trend in the UK

Security Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Security Management Salary Histogram in the UK

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 Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
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 +47 450 £52,500 -4.54% 65
London +16 165 £65,000 +8.33% 18
South East +48 128 £51,250 +2.50% 20
Surrey +54 42 £62,000 +61.03% 2
Berkshire +23 36 £52,500 -6.66% 7
South West +31 34 £40,000 -13.51% 1
North West +30 30 £40,000 -23.80% 7
West Midlands +2 29 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Hampshire +19 26 £37,000 -17.77% 6
Yorkshire +30 22 £45,000 +25.00% 8
East of England +14 21 £33,500 -37.96% 1
Manchester +15 18 £40,000 -17.94% 4
Hertfordshire +21 16 £30,500 -53.07% 1
Scotland +1 16 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Leeds +24 15 £48,750 +43.38% 2
Guildford +23 15 £45,000 -10.89% 1
West Yorkshire +21 15 £48,750 +39.28% 3
Bristol +32 13 £41,750 -1.76% 1
Slough +19 13 £53,750 -6.52%
Reading +12 11 £37,500 -36.17% 4
East Midlands -1 11 £50,000 -4.76% 4
City of London +27 10 £47,500 -26.92% 3
Aldershot -2 10 - - 1
Watford +17 9 £52,500 - 1
West Sussex -5 9 £31,000 -22.50% 2
Gloucestershire +9 8 £65,000 +2.36%
Somerset - 8 £40,000 -
Crawley - 8 £31,000 - 2
Staines +8 7 £85,000 +132.87% 1
Edinburgh +3 7 £53,750 +19.44%

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing 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 Security Management.

1 830 (73.26%) Information Security
2 608 (53.66%) Information Security Management
3 577 (50.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 478 (42.19%) CISSP
5 454 (40.07%) Management Information System
6 319 (28.16%) PCI DSS
7 300 (26.48%) CISM
8 287 (25.33%) Risk Management
9 271 (23.92%) Finance
10 269 (23.74%) ITIL
11 256 (22.59%) ISMS
12 210 (18.53%) Windows
13 199 (17.56%) Cybersecurity
14 189 (16.68%) Data Protection
15 187 (16.50%) Microsoft
16 183 (16.15%) Degree
17 181 (15.98%) Firewall
18 163 (14.39%) CISA
19 161 (14.21%) Risk Assessment
20 150 (13.24%) Business Continuity
21 147 (12.97%) Security Cleared
22 139 (12.27%) Security Architecture
23 130 (11.47%) Security Operations
24 125 (11.03%) Network Security
25 116 (10.24%) Linux
26 114 (10.06%) Legal
27 107 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
28 102 (9.00%) Project Management
28 102 (9.00%) SC Cleared
29 101 (8.91%) SIEM

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 38 (3.35%) MS Exchange
2 30 (2.65%) IIS
3 14 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 10 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (0.88%) MQSeries
5 9 (0.79%) CICS
6 8 (0.71%) Apache
6 8 (0.71%) SAS
7 6 (0.53%) CMS
7 6 (0.53%) Confluence
7 6 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.44%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.35%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 69 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.97%) MS Office
3 25 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.50%) MS Project
5 15 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) AWD
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.088%) Hi Portfolio
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (1.15%) Office 365
4 5 (0.44%) SaaS
5 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.18%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.088%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 181 (15.98%) Firewall
2 125 (11.03%) Network Security
3 78 (6.88%) Internet
4 70 (6.18%) WAN
5 69 (6.09%) VPN
6 68 (6.00%) LAN
7 61 (5.38%) TCP/IP
8 54 (4.77%) Wireless
9 53 (4.68%) Intrusion Detection
10 39 (3.44%) SAN
11 29 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (2.47%) SSL
13 27 (2.38%) DNS
14 25 (2.21%) HTTP
15 23 (2.03%) MPLS
15 23 (2.03%) VoIP
16 22 (1.94%) HTTPS
17 18 (1.59%) SSH
18 16 (1.41%) IPsec
19 13 (1.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 17 (1.50%) MySQL
9 13 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.88%) DB2
11 10 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.71%) Big Data
13 4 (0.35%) ActiveReports
13 4 (0.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.35%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.26%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (1.32%) Git (software)
1 15 (1.32%) Jenkins
2 9 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (0.79%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.71%) JIRA
4 6 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.26%) Grunt
6 2 (0.18%) AppScan
6 2 (0.18%) GitLab
7 1 (0.088%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.088%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.088%) Paros
7 1 (0.088%) Selenium
General
1 271 (23.92%) Finance
2 114 (10.06%) Legal
3 88 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 59 (5.21%) Banking
5 55 (4.85%) Marketing
6 30 (2.65%) Retail
7 29 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.12%) Back Office
9 22 (1.94%) Electronics
10 21 (1.85%) Law
11 11 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.62%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.62%) Publishing
13 6 (0.53%) Billing
14 5 (0.44%) Automotive
15 4 (0.35%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.35%) Games
16 3 (0.26%) Local Government
16 3 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 216 (19.06%) Security Manager
2 202 (17.83%) Consultant
3 156 (13.77%) Analyst
4 155 (13.68%) Security Consultant
5 132 (11.65%) Security Analyst
6 124 (10.94%) Information Manager
7 123 (10.86%) Information Security Manager
8 94 (8.30%) Security Officer
9 84 (7.41%) Information Officer
10 81 (7.15%) Information Security Officer
11 68 (6.00%) Administrator
12 67 (5.91%) IT Manager
13 58 (5.12%) IT Security Manager
14 52 (4.59%) Architect
15 51 (4.50%) Information Analyst
15 51 (4.50%) Information Security Analyst
16 46 (4.06%) Security Engineer
17 45 (3.97%) IT Analyst
18 44 (3.88%) Head of Security
18 44 (3.88%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (5.56%) Web Services
2 27 (2.38%) Middleware
3 20 (1.77%) .NET
4 18 (1.59%) HTML
5 17 (1.50%) JSON
6 16 (1.41%) WCF
7 15 (1.32%) CSS
8 14 (1.24%) XML
9 13 (1.15%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.15%) REST
10 11 (0.97%) Regular Expression
11 10 (0.88%) Ajax
12 9 (0.79%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.79%) Entity Framework
12 9 (0.79%) RESTful
13 8 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (0.71%) ISPF
14 7 (0.62%) ActiveX
14 7 (0.62%) WinForms
14 7 (0.62%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 454 (40.07%) Management Information System
2 83 (7.33%) CESG
3 67 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 64 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (5.30%) Data Centre
6 47 (4.15%) CESG CLAS
7 46 (4.06%) Data Protection Act
8 43 (3.80%) Replication
9 36 (3.18%) Mainframe
10 31 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
11 28 (2.47%) PKI
12 24 (2.12%) Blackberry
13 23 (2.03%) Virtual Team
14 18 (1.59%) Clustering
14 18 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
15 17 (1.50%) AS400
15 17 (1.50%) Cybercrime
15 17 (1.50%) IBM Mainframe
15 17 (1.50%) Social Media
16 15 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 210 (18.53%) Windows
2 116 (10.24%) Linux
3 92 (8.12%) Unix
4 62 (5.47%) Windows Server
5 42 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (2.38%) Android
9 24 (2.12%) CentOS
10 20 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (1.59%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.15%) Solaris
12 13 (1.15%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.88%) zOS
14 8 (0.71%) AIX
14 8 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.26%) VMS
15 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.26%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 830 (73.26%) Information Security
2 608 (53.66%) Information Security Management
3 287 (25.33%) Risk Management
4 269 (23.74%) ITIL
5 256 (22.59%) ISMS
6 199 (17.56%) Cybersecurity
7 189 (16.68%) Data Protection
8 161 (14.21%) Risk Assessment
9 150 (13.24%) Business Continuity
10 139 (12.27%) Security Architecture
11 130 (11.47%) Security Operations
12 107 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 102 (9.00%) Project Management
14 101 (8.91%) SIEM
15 99 (8.74%) Penetration Testing
16 95 (8.38%) Service Delivery
17 93 (8.21%) Information Assurance
18 80 (7.06%) Internal Audit
19 74 (6.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 72 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (8.38%) SQL
2 39 (3.44%) Shell Script
3 38 (3.35%) Python
4 33 (2.91%) Java
5 28 (2.47%) Perl
6 24 (2.12%) C
7 21 (1.85%) C#
8 17 (1.50%) JavaScript
9 14 (1.24%) Bash Shell
10 11 (0.97%) C++
11 9 (0.79%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.71%) Assembly Language
12 8 (0.71%) CLIST
12 8 (0.71%) JCL
12 8 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.71%) REXX
13 4 (0.35%) BeanShell
13 4 (0.35%) PHP
14 3 (0.26%) Ruby
15 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 478 (42.19%) CISSP
2 300 (26.48%) CISM
3 183 (16.15%) Degree
4 163 (14.39%) CISA
5 147 (12.97%) Security Cleared
6 102 (9.00%) SC Cleared
7 85 (7.50%) CLAS
8 70 (6.18%) CESG Certified Professional
9 45 (3.97%) DV Cleared
10 41 (3.62%) CISMP
10 41 (3.62%) PCI QSA
11 39 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
12 36 (3.18%) SANS
13 33 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (2.47%) CRISC
15 26 (2.29%) CCNA
15 26 (2.29%) MCSE
16 23 (2.03%) CEH
16 23 (2.03%) IISP
17 15 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 577 (50.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 319 (28.16%) PCI DSS
3 95 (8.38%) COBIT
4 75 (6.62%) ISO27002
5 59 (5.21%) ISO22301
6 56 (4.94%) ISO 9001
7 50 (4.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 42 (3.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 41 (3.62%) QA
10 30 (2.65%) RMADS
10 30 (2.65%) SLA
11 21 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 17 (1.50%) ISO 14001
13 15 (1.32%) BS25999
14 11 (0.97%) HMG Infosec
15 10 (0.88%) JSP 440
16 8 (0.71%) GPG13
17 5 (0.44%) BS7799
17 5 (0.44%) ISAE 3402
18 4 (0.35%) ISO27005
System Software
1 90 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 43 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.59%) vSphere
4 17 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.32%) XenApp
6 14 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.79%) RACF
8 8 (0.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 8 (0.71%) Time Sharing Option
9 7 (0.62%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.35%) KVM
10 4 (0.35%) Snort
11 3 (0.26%) Firmware
12 2 (0.18%) Docker
12 2 (0.18%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.088%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.088%) UAG
Systems Management
1 41 (3.62%) Puppet
2 23 (2.03%) Nagios
3 20 (1.77%) SCOM
4 19 (1.68%) Ansible
5 17 (1.50%) ZABBIX
6 10 (0.88%) Backup Exec
6 10 (0.88%) SCCM
7 9 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
9 7 (0.62%) Nessus
9 7 (0.62%) zSecure
10 6 (0.53%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.35%) WSUS
12 3 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.26%) Rsyslog
12 3 (0.26%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 187 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 98 (8.65%) VMware
3 86 (7.59%) Cisco
4 53 (4.68%) HP
5 50 (4.41%) CA
6 40 (3.53%) Red Hat
6 40 (3.53%) SAP
7 37 (3.27%) CheckPoint
8 36 (3.18%) IBM
9 32 (2.82%) Oracle
10 31 (2.74%) Citrix
11 25 (2.21%) Sybase
12 22 (1.94%) Remedy
12 22 (1.94%) Splunk
13 19 (1.68%) ArcSight
13 19 (1.68%) Symantec
14 16 (1.41%) Juniper
14 16 (1.41%) Qualys
14 16 (1.41%) Sourcefire
15 15 (1.32%) NetApp
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Bens, 28 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Oldham
Capita plc
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Carlisle
Capita plc
Posted: 7 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum See Job Spec
Posted: 2 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary with benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £28000 - £33000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago