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

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Management
UK
Rank 485 437 515
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +78
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 409 649 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.63% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.72% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 307 511 392
Median salary £51,250 £60,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +18.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,283 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%

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
74514 90394 91285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.73% 88.27% 86.69%
Number of salaries quoted 61291 75075 74756
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 22 February 2017 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 22 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 -52 389 £52,500 -12.50% 43
London -36 143 £56,250 -13.46% 12
South East +25 92 £52,500 -4.54% 11
East of England +53 38 £43,000 -31.20% 3
North West -59 38 £44,000 -23.47% 5
South West +15 36 £57,500 +21.05% 6
City of London 0 31 £52,500 -14.28% 3
Berkshire +37 25 £37,000 -37.02% 1
Essex +42 22 £42,500 -
Reading +52 21 £37,000 -43.07% 1
Surrey +44 19 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Manchester -63 17 £42,750 -55.00% 3
Gloucestershire -6 16 £65,000 +68.83% 3
Yorkshire +6 15 £42,750 -14.50% 3
Hampshire -2 15 £45,000 +0.45% 4
West Midlands +3 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +34 13 £55,000 -23.34%
Milton Keynes +26 11 £55,000 -23.34%
Cheshire +23 11 £60,000 +39.53%
Brighton +9 11 £52,500 -25.00% 1
East Sussex +7 11 £52,500 -22.22% 4
Hertfordshire +22 10 £60,000 -4.00% 2
East Midlands +8 10 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Bristol -8 9 £66,250 +39.47% 3
Chelmsford - 9 £43,000 -
Redhill - 9 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire +13 7 £45,500 +93.61% 2
Hemel Hempstead +10 7 £60,000 -4.00%
Gloucester - 7 £65,000 - 1
Wales - 7 £32,500 -

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 659 (68.93%) Information Security
2 510 (53.35%) Information Security Management
3 439 (45.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 388 (40.59%) Management Information System
5 376 (39.33%) CISSP
6 300 (31.38%) Risk Management
7 291 (30.44%) CISM
8 276 (28.87%) Finance
9 264 (27.62%) Firewall
10 242 (25.31%) ITIL
11 241 (25.21%) ISMS
12 208 (21.76%) PCI DSS
13 162 (16.95%) Degree
14 161 (16.84%) Security Cleared
15 160 (16.74%) Network Security
16 159 (16.63%) CISA
17 150 (15.69%) Risk Assessment
18 148 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
19 146 (15.27%) Security Architecture
20 141 (14.75%) Data Protection
21 131 (13.70%) Security Operations
22 127 (13.28%) COBIT
23 125 (13.08%) SIEM
24 123 (12.87%) Business Continuity
25 122 (12.76%) Legal
26 118 (12.34%) SC Cleared
27 116 (12.13%) Penetration Testing
27 116 (12.13%) Windows
28 112 (11.72%) Microsoft
29 107 (11.19%) Incident Management

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 22 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.09%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.46%) IIS
4 12 (1.26%) Apache
5 10 (1.05%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.84%) MS Project Server
7 7 (0.73%) Confluence
8 4 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.31%) Drupal
9 3 (0.31%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.31%) SAS
10 2 (0.21%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.21%) nginx
10 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.21%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.21%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.10%) CICS
11 1 (0.10%) JBoss
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 55 (5.75%) MS Office
3 33 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 29 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (2.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (1.46%) Sentinel
2 12 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.21%) Maximo
3 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.21%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.97%) Office 365
2 34 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.15%) SaaS
6 7 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (0.63%) PaaS
8 5 (0.52%) iPaaS
8 5 (0.52%) Slack
9 4 (0.42%) IaaS
10 3 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.21%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.21%) G Suite
11 2 (0.21%) GitHub
11 2 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 264 (27.62%) Firewall
2 160 (16.74%) Network Security
3 91 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 80 (8.37%) Internet
5 73 (7.64%) WAN
6 71 (7.43%) DNS
7 64 (6.69%) VPN
8 63 (6.59%) LAN
9 54 (5.65%) DHCP
9 54 (5.65%) VLAN
10 43 (4.50%) WLAN
11 36 (3.77%) TCP/IP
12 26 (2.72%) IPsec
13 21 (2.20%) Wireless
14 20 (2.09%) HTTP
14 20 (2.09%) OSPF
14 20 (2.09%) SAN
14 20 (2.09%) SSL
15 16 (1.67%) HTTPS
15 16 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 21 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 19 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.78%) Big Data
7 17 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.46%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.26%) Star Schema
11 10 (1.05%) MySQL
12 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (0.84%) JIRA
3 7 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (0.63%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.52%) Subversion
6 3 (0.31%) Trac
7 2 (0.21%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.21%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.10%) webpack
General
1 276 (28.87%) Finance
2 122 (12.76%) Legal
3 97 (10.15%) Telecoms
4 42 (4.39%) Banking
5 27 (2.82%) Retail
6 23 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.41%) Marketing
7 22 (2.30%) Law
8 16 (1.67%) German Language
8 16 (1.67%) Spanish Language
9 15 (1.57%) Electronics
10 14 (1.46%) French Language
11 12 (1.26%) Aerospace
12 10 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.94%) Games
14 8 (0.84%) Dutch Language
14 8 (0.84%) Italian Language
15 7 (0.73%) Back Office
15 7 (0.73%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 214 (22.38%) Security Manager
2 197 (20.61%) Analyst
3 165 (17.26%) Security Analyst
4 139 (14.54%) Consultant
5 115 (12.03%) Information Manager
6 108 (11.30%) Information Security Manager
7 100 (10.46%) Security Consultant
8 88 (9.21%) Information Analyst
9 87 (9.10%) Information Security Analyst
10 75 (7.85%) Security Engineer
11 48 (5.02%) Architect
12 39 (4.08%) Administrator
13 37 (3.87%) Information Security Consultant
14 36 (3.77%) Security Architect
15 35 (3.66%) IT Manager
16 33 (3.45%) Security Specialist
17 31 (3.24%) Security Officer
18 30 (3.14%) Systems Administrator
19 29 (3.03%) IT Analyst
20 28 (2.93%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.88%) XML
2 16 (1.67%) Middleware
3 9 (0.94%) .NET
3 9 (0.94%) Web Services
4 8 (0.84%) SAML
5 6 (0.63%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.52%) OAuth
6 5 (0.52%) Unreal Engine
7 4 (0.42%) boto
8 3 (0.31%) ActiveX
8 3 (0.31%) ISPF
8 3 (0.31%) Node.js
8 3 (0.31%) REST
8 3 (0.31%) SOAP
8 3 (0.31%) WinForms
8 3 (0.31%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.21%) CGI
9 2 (0.21%) CSS
9 2 (0.21%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 388 (40.59%) Management Information System
2 78 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
3 72 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 55 (5.75%) CESG
5 50 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (5.23%) Data Centre
6 47 (4.92%) NHS
7 38 (3.97%) Security Operations Centre
8 30 (3.14%) PKI
9 23 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 20 (2.09%) Clustering
10 20 (2.09%) Replication
11 16 (1.67%) Cyber Attack
12 14 (1.46%) CESG CLAS
12 14 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (1.15%) Driving Licence
13 11 (1.15%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.15%) User Experience
14 9 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (0.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 116 (12.13%) Windows
2 88 (9.21%) Linux
3 49 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 32 (3.35%) Unix
5 28 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.57%) Windows 10
8 12 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.26%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.84%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.73%) Android
12 5 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.52%) Solaris
12 5 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (0.52%) zOS
13 4 (0.42%) AIX
13 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.42%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (68.93%) Information Security
2 510 (53.35%) Information Security Management
3 300 (31.38%) Risk Management
4 242 (25.31%) ITIL
5 241 (25.21%) ISMS
6 150 (15.69%) Risk Assessment
7 148 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
8 146 (15.27%) Security Architecture
9 141 (14.75%) Data Protection
10 131 (13.70%) Security Operations
11 125 (13.08%) SIEM
12 123 (12.87%) Business Continuity
13 116 (12.13%) Penetration Testing
14 107 (11.19%) Incident Management
15 97 (10.15%) Service Management
16 92 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
17 86 (9.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 80 (8.37%) Identity Access Management
18 80 (8.37%) Information Assurance
19 79 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (6.49%) SQL
2 32 (3.35%) C
3 22 (2.30%) Python
4 15 (1.57%) Shell Script
5 12 (1.26%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.15%) C++
6 11 (1.15%) Perl
7 10 (1.05%) C#
8 9 (0.94%) Bash Shell
9 8 (0.84%) Java
9 8 (0.84%) JavaScript
9 8 (0.84%) PHP
10 7 (0.73%) Ruby
11 5 (0.52%) VB
12 3 (0.31%) Assembly Language
12 3 (0.31%) CLIST
12 3 (0.31%) JCL
12 3 (0.31%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.31%) REXX
12 3 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 376 (39.33%) CISSP
2 291 (30.44%) CISM
3 162 (16.95%) Degree
4 161 (16.84%) Security Cleared
5 159 (16.63%) CISA
6 118 (12.34%) SC Cleared
7 86 (9.00%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (5.33%) CESG Certified Professional
9 50 (5.23%) CEH
10 40 (4.18%) DV Cleared
11 39 (4.08%) CISMP
12 32 (3.35%) CRISC
13 30 (3.14%) CCIE
14 29 (3.03%) CCNP
14 29 (3.03%) CCSP
15 27 (2.82%) CCSE
16 26 (2.72%) SANS
17 24 (2.51%) CCNA
17 24 (2.51%) JNCIS
18 20 (2.09%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 439 (45.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 208 (21.76%) PCI DSS
3 127 (13.28%) COBIT
4 55 (5.75%) SLA
5 49 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 42 (4.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 36 (3.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 35 (3.66%) RMADS
9 34 (3.56%) ISO27002
10 32 (3.35%) GPG13
11 26 (2.72%) GDPR
12 16 (1.67%) QA
13 13 (1.36%) ISO 9001
14 12 (1.26%) JSP 440
15 11 (1.15%) ISO22301
16 7 (0.73%) HMG Infosec
16 7 (0.73%) ISO27005
17 5 (0.52%) Data Quality
18 4 (0.42%) BS25999
18 4 (0.42%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 103 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 34 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.88%) ProxySG
4 15 (1.57%) Terminal Services
5 14 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.46%) XenApp
6 10 (1.05%) Firmware
7 9 (0.94%) Docker
7 9 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.84%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.84%) XenServer
9 7 (0.73%) MetaFrame
9 7 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.52%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.31%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 3 (0.31%) Time Sharing Option
12 3 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (2.41%) Puppet
2 19 (1.99%) Ansible
3 15 (1.57%) SCCM
4 11 (1.15%) Nagios
5 10 (1.05%) FortiGate
6 9 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (0.73%) CSIRT
8 7 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (0.63%) SCOM
10 5 (0.52%) EdgeSight
11 3 (0.31%) FreeIPA
11 3 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.31%) QRadar
11 3 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (0.21%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 112 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 100 (10.46%) Cisco
3 46 (4.81%) Citrix
4 45 (4.71%) VMware
5 41 (4.29%) F5
6 38 (3.97%) Oracle
7 36 (3.77%) HP
8 34 (3.56%) CheckPoint
9 31 (3.24%) Juniper
10 30 (3.14%) Palo Alto
11 28 (2.93%) Fortinet
12 23 (2.41%) Intel Security
12 23 (2.41%) SAP
13 20 (2.09%) Sourcefire
14 19 (1.99%) Blue Coat
14 19 (1.99%) Red Hat
15 18 (1.88%) Imperva
15 18 (1.88%) Proofpoint
15 18 (1.88%) TippingPoint
16 17 (1.78%) ServiceNow
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow Area
Scottish Power
Salary: £42400 - £53000 per annum, Benefits bonus, healthcare and company pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 3 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £110,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Forres, Morayshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 12 days ago
Other
HP inc
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 26 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Code Enigma Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + £1,000 personal development fund
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
ECSC Group PLC
Salary: From £27,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 26 days ago
London
ECSC Group PLC
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum (dep. on skills & experience)
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago