The first table below looks at the demand for 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 531 460 461
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 397 498 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.46% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 328 374 451
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,672 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93591 85411 91038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75267 69754 77438
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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 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 -110 361 £48,000 -6.79% 43
London -35 160 £52,000 -5.45% 16
South East -36 100 £45,000 -14.22% 8
Hampshire +9 50 £45,000 -25.00% 6
City of London -9 46 £48,000 -23.20% 6
North West +4 27 £50,000 +42.85% 5
West Midlands -7 24 £52,500 +2.94% 4
Scotland -5 22 £49,000 +15.29% 3
Havant - 20 £58,000 - 1
East of England -30 16 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Edinburgh -1 14 £49,050 +63.50%
Surrey -6 13 £65,000 - 1
East Sussex - 13 £40,000 -
Cheshire +9 12 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Berkshire -43 12 £37,500 -26.82%
Coventry -12 11 £38,500 -18.94% 2
Aldershot - 10 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire -40 9 £32,500 -10.34% 2
Brighton - 9 £40,000 -
Bracknell -5 8 £37,500 +22.95%
Fareham -10 8 £26,500 -18.46%
Suffolk +11 6 £50,000 - 1
Basingstoke 0 6 £45,000 -32.07% 1
Manchester -9 6 £51,750 +47.85%
Glasgow -14 6 £40,000 - 2
Kent -19 6 £42,500 -15.00%
West Yorkshire -45 6 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Warrington - 6 £34,000 - 2
East Midlands -32 5 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Leeds -33 5 £35,000 -36.36% 2

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing 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 Security Management.

1 486 (57.11%) Information Security
2 382 (44.89%) Information Security Management
3 328 (38.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 314 (36.90%) Management Information System
5 248 (29.14%) ITIL
5 248 (29.14%) CISSP
6 240 (28.20%) Windows
7 202 (23.74%) Firewall
8 196 (23.03%) ISMS
9 190 (22.33%) Degree
10 178 (20.92%) Risk Management
11 167 (19.62%) Finance
12 154 (18.10%) Microsoft
13 112 (13.16%) CISM
14 108 (12.69%) Cisco
15 107 (12.57%) Linux
16 105 (12.34%) Security Cleared
17 104 (12.22%) PCI DSS
18 102 (11.99%) UNIX
19 95 (11.16%) SQL Server
19 95 (11.16%) CISA
19 95 (11.16%) VMware
20 92 (10.81%) Active Directory
21 89 (10.46%) MS Excel
21 89 (10.46%) Project Management
22 86 (10.11%) SQL
23 85 (9.99%) Business Continuity
24 80 (9.40%) VPN
25 79 (9.28%) SAN
26 77 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (6.46%) MS Exchange
2 32 (3.76%) IIS
3 29 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 28 (3.29%) Apache
4 28 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 21 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (1.65%) Node.js
8 11 (1.29%) Lync
9 10 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
10 9 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
11 8 (0.94%) nginx
11 8 (0.94%) CloudStack
11 8 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 89 (10.46%) MS Excel
2 42 (4.94%) MS Office
3 12 (1.41%) MS Project
4 6 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.59%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Summit
1 5 (0.59%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.47%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.47%) Compiere
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.18%) SaaS
3 9 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.71%) IaaS
4 6 (0.71%) PaaS
5 3 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.35%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.35%) Office 365
5 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 202 (23.74%) Firewall
2 80 (9.40%) VPN
3 79 (9.28%) SAN
4 75 (8.81%) Network Security
5 72 (8.46%) DNS
6 61 (7.17%) Internet
7 53 (6.23%) WAN
7 53 (6.23%) TCP/IP
8 49 (5.76%) DHCP
9 46 (5.41%) LAN
10 38 (4.47%) LDAP
11 33 (3.88%) VoIP
12 29 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (2.70%) Wireless
15 22 (2.59%) Asterisk PBX
15 22 (2.59%) SSL
16 19 (2.23%) iSCSI
17 15 (1.76%) IPsec
18 12 (1.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.53%) MySQL
3 22 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 15 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (1.65%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.53%) MS Access
8 13 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.18%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.18%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.94%) Big Data
12 8 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.71%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.71%) DB2
13 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (1.06%) JIRA
2 6 (0.71%) Hudson
2 6 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.71%) Ant
2 6 (0.71%) Maven
3 3 (0.35%) Subversion
3 3 (0.35%) NUnit
3 3 (0.35%) SpecFlow
3 3 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 167 (19.62%) Finance
2 65 (7.64%) Legal
3 37 (4.35%) Banking
4 30 (3.53%) Retail
5 28 (3.29%) Advertising
6 24 (2.82%) Marketing
7 22 (2.59%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.00%) Law
9 12 (1.41%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.82%) Billing
10 7 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.82%) German Language
11 6 (0.71%) Electronics
11 6 (0.71%) Games
12 5 (0.59%) Military
12 5 (0.59%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.35%) Back Office
14 3 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 160 (18.80%) Analyst
2 125 (14.69%) Security Analyst
3 108 (12.69%) Security Manager
4 78 (9.17%) Consultant
5 61 (7.17%) Information Manager
6 60 (7.05%) Information Security Manager
7 47 (5.52%) Security Engineer
8 45 (5.29%) Security Consultant
9 38 (4.47%) Network Engineer
9 38 (4.47%) Information Analyst
10 34 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
11 32 (3.76%) IT Manager
11 32 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
11 32 (3.76%) Senior Security Analyst
11 32 (3.76%) Head of Security
12 31 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 31 (3.64%) Support Engineer
13 30 (3.53%) Security Specialist
14 29 (3.41%) Architect
15 23 (2.70%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.35%) .NET
2 22 (2.59%) Web Services
3 9 (1.06%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.06%) JMX
4 8 (0.94%) Apache Flex
4 8 (0.94%) XML
5 7 (0.82%) jQuery
6 6 (0.71%) SAP Basis
7 5 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.47%) Symfony
8 4 (0.47%) MapReduce
8 4 (0.47%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (0.35%) LAMP
9 3 (0.35%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.35%) Middleware
9 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (0.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (0.24%) WCF
10 2 (0.24%) RESTful
10 2 (0.24%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 314 (36.90%) Management Information System
2 42 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.35%) Clustering
4 33 (3.88%) Replication
5 27 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
6 21 (2.47%) Blackberry
7 18 (2.12%) RMADS
8 13 (1.53%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.41%) Social Media
10 9 (1.06%) PKI
10 9 (1.06%) Streaming Media
10 9 (1.06%) NHS
10 9 (1.06%) Thin Client
10 9 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (1.06%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.94%) IPTV
12 5 (0.59%) Freedom of Information
12 5 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.47%) Open Source
13 4 (0.47%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 240 (28.20%) Windows
2 107 (12.57%) Linux
3 102 (11.99%) UNIX
4 64 (7.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (5.52%) Windows 7
6 42 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (3.41%) Mac OS
8 22 (2.59%) Mac OS X Server
8 22 (2.59%) Mac OS X
8 22 (2.59%) Ubuntu
9 20 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.65%) Windows XP
11 13 (1.53%) Solaris
12 9 (1.06%) Debian
12 9 (1.06%) SVR4
13 8 (0.94%) CentOS
13 8 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.94%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.82%) AIX
15 5 (0.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (57.11%) Information Security
2 382 (44.89%) Information Security Management
3 248 (29.14%) ITIL
4 196 (23.03%) ISMS
5 178 (20.92%) Risk Management
6 89 (10.46%) Project Management
7 85 (9.99%) Business Continuity
8 77 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 71 (8.34%) SIEM
10 70 (8.23%) Service Management
10 70 (8.23%) Penetration Testing
11 65 (7.64%) Risk Assessment
12 63 (7.40%) Incident Management
13 61 (7.17%) Service Delivery
14 56 (6.58%) Data Protection
15 50 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
16 49 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
17 47 (5.52%) Change Management
18 40 (4.70%) Quality Management
18 40 (4.70%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (10.11%) SQL
2 38 (4.47%) Java
3 26 (3.06%) PowerShell
4 22 (2.59%) T-SQL
5 17 (2.00%) Ruby
5 17 (2.00%) Perl
5 17 (2.00%) Python
6 16 (1.88%) JavaScript
6 16 (1.88%) VB.NET
7 15 (1.76%) Bash Shell
8 13 (1.53%) C
8 13 (1.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 11 (1.29%) C#
10 8 (0.94%) PHP
11 7 (0.82%) VBScript
12 6 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.71%) VB
12 6 (0.71%) C++
13 4 (0.47%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.24%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 248 (29.14%) CISSP
2 190 (22.33%) Degree
3 112 (13.16%) CISM
4 105 (12.34%) Security Cleared
5 95 (11.16%) CISA
6 74 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 55 (6.46%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (4.11%) MCSE
10 30 (3.53%) CEH
11 27 (3.17%) CCNA
12 26 (3.06%) MCSA
13 25 (2.94%) MCP
14 17 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (1.76%) CCSP
16 14 (1.65%) CCNP
16 14 (1.65%) ISSMP
17 12 (1.41%) DV Cleared
17 12 (1.41%) JNCIA
17 12 (1.41%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 328 (38.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 104 (12.22%) PCI DSS
3 61 (7.17%) COBIT
4 48 (5.64%) SLA
5 43 (5.05%) ISO 9001
6 28 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 26 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 13 (1.53%) ISO 14001
9 9 (1.06%) QA
10 5 (0.59%) COSO
11 4 (0.47%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.47%) BS7799
11 4 (0.47%) TickIT
12 2 (0.24%) HMG Infosec
12 2 (0.24%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.12%) WAI
13 1 (0.12%) GPG13
13 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 92 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 70 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.17%) XenApp
4 23 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 22 (2.59%) Samba
6 19 (2.23%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.06%) vSphere
8 7 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.47%) PowerHA
10 4 (0.47%) RHEV
11 3 (0.35%) Nmap
12 2 (0.24%) XenServer
12 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.12%) Xen
13 1 (0.12%) NFS
13 1 (0.12%) vCloud
13 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 27 (3.17%) Nagios
2 24 (2.82%) SCCM
3 17 (2.00%) Opsview
4 14 (1.65%) SCOM
5 12 (1.41%) Puppet
6 11 (1.29%) WSUS
7 9 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (0.94%) collectd
8 8 (0.94%) Ansible
8 8 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Management
9 7 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (0.71%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.71%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.47%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.35%) Nessus
12 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 154 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 108 (12.69%) Cisco
3 95 (11.16%) VMware
4 70 (8.23%) Citrix
5 67 (7.87%) Oracle
6 41 (4.82%) CheckPoint
7 36 (4.23%) Juniper
8 24 (2.82%) HP
8 24 (2.82%) Sun
9 21 (2.47%) McAfee
10 19 (2.23%) SAP
11 18 (2.12%) CA
12 16 (1.88%) Sophos
12 16 (1.88%) NetApp
13 15 (1.76%) IBM
13 15 (1.76%) Symantec
14 14 (1.65%) Adobe
15 12 (1.41%) LogRhythm
15 12 (1.41%) Blue Coat
16 11 (1.29%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £15,000 to £21,000 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
CSC
Salary: From £45 to £85 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
CSC
Salary: From £70 to £95 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,800 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 36,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago