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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 508 557 635
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +78
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 465 458 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.48% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 365 371 302
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%

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
85991 96193 99396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.80% 87.24% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 78620 80201
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 £31,000
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%

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 July 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 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
(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 +48 431 £54,778 -0.40% 44
London +9 153 £65,000 +8.33% 16
South East +29 114 £46,250 -7.50% 7
South West +40 36 £42,500 -10.52% 2
West Midlands +27 32 £47,500 -19.14% 3
Berkshire +2 31 £44,000 -23.47% 1
North West +40 30 £43,750 -2.77% 7
Hampshire +10 28 £41,543 -16.91% 3
Surrey +24 27 £54,555 +41.70% 2
Yorkshire +40 23 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Manchester +12 19 £45,250 +0.55% 4
East Midlands +11 18 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Bristol +30 16 £38,500 -23.00%
West Yorkshire +19 15 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Scotland -2 15 £57,500 +27.77% 1
City of London +38 14 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Leeds +32 13 £51,250 +6.21% 2
East of England -9 13 £41,175 -31.37% 1
Uxbridge +13 12 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Birmingham +1 12 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Sussex +1 11 £31,000 -34.73%
Hertfordshire +7 10 £47,500 -32.14%
Kent +20 9 £55,000 +46.66%
Reading 0 9 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Guildford +14 8 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Watford +13 8 £65,000 -
Edinburgh -1 8 £45,585 +1.29% 1
Crawley -3 8 £31,000 -22.50%
Lincolnshire - 8 £50,000 -
Slough +19 7 £53,750 +26.47%

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 771 (72.26%) Information Security
2 594 (55.67%) Information Security Management
3 558 (52.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 445 (41.71%) CISSP
5 408 (38.24%) Management Information System
6 316 (29.62%) PCI DSS
7 285 (26.71%) CISM
8 276 (25.87%) Risk Management
9 259 (24.27%) Finance
10 252 (23.62%) ITIL
11 237 (22.21%) ISMS
12 201 (18.84%) Cybersecurity
13 193 (18.09%) Degree
14 192 (17.99%) Data Protection
15 187 (17.53%) Microsoft
16 184 (17.24%) Windows
17 170 (15.93%) Risk Assessment
18 167 (15.65%) CISA
19 164 (15.37%) Firewall
20 162 (15.18%) Business Continuity
21 139 (13.03%) Security Cleared
22 128 (12.00%) Security Architecture
23 126 (11.81%) Security Operations
24 119 (11.15%) Legal
25 118 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
26 108 (10.12%) Network Security
27 97 (9.09%) SC Cleared
28 95 (8.90%) Information Assurance
28 95 (8.90%) Telecoms
28 95 (8.90%) Project 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 43 (4.03%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.34%) IIS
3 18 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.41%) Apache
4 15 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (1.22%) Confluence
5 13 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 10 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (0.66%) MQSeries
8 6 (0.56%) CICS
8 6 (0.56%) CMS
9 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.47%) SAS
9 5 (0.47%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.37%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.37%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 72 (6.75%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.75%) MS Office
3 26 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.97%) MS Project
5 16 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) AWD
3 2 (0.19%) Maximo
4 1 (0.094%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.094%) Hi Portfolio
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.094%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (1.22%) Office 365
4 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.47%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.19%) IaaS
5 2 (0.19%) PaaS
5 2 (0.19%) SaaS
6 1 (0.094%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 164 (15.37%) Firewall
2 108 (10.12%) Network Security
3 65 (6.09%) Internet
4 64 (6.00%) VPN
5 58 (5.44%) LAN
6 57 (5.34%) WAN
7 43 (4.03%) SAN
8 37 (3.47%) Wireless
9 35 (3.28%) TCP/IP
10 34 (3.19%) Intrusion Detection
11 25 (2.34%) DNS
12 23 (2.16%) HTTP
13 22 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (2.06%) VoIP
14 21 (1.97%) HTTPS
15 17 (1.59%) SSH
16 16 (1.50%) SSL
17 14 (1.31%) IPsec
17 14 (1.31%) LDAP
18 11 (1.03%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 38 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 33 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.31%) RDBMS
8 10 (0.94%) MySQL
8 10 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.75%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.66%) Big Data
10 7 (0.66%) DB2
11 6 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.37%) ActiveReports
12 4 (0.37%) OLTP
12 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.28%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 13 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 13 (1.22%) JIRA
2 12 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.12%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.28%) Grunt
5 2 (0.19%) AppScan
5 2 (0.19%) GitLab
6 1 (0.094%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.094%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.094%) Paros
6 1 (0.094%) Selenium
General
1 259 (24.27%) Finance
2 119 (11.15%) Legal
3 95 (8.90%) Telecoms
4 57 (5.34%) Marketing
5 50 (4.69%) Banking
6 48 (4.50%) Retail
7 33 (3.09%) Manufacturing
8 23 (2.16%) Electronics
9 21 (1.97%) Back Office
10 15 (1.41%) Law
11 13 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.03%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.66%) Publishing
14 5 (0.47%) Automotive
15 3 (0.28%) Games
15 3 (0.28%) Local Government
15 3 (0.28%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.094%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 205 (19.21%) Security Manager
2 187 (17.53%) Consultant
3 147 (13.78%) Analyst
4 133 (12.46%) Security Consultant
5 123 (11.53%) Information Manager
5 123 (11.53%) Security Analyst
6 121 (11.34%) Information Security Manager
7 73 (6.84%) Security Officer
8 72 (6.75%) Administrator
9 67 (6.28%) Information Officer
10 65 (6.09%) Information Security Officer
11 63 (5.90%) IT Manager
12 53 (4.97%) IT Security Manager
13 51 (4.78%) Security Specialist
14 48 (4.50%) Information Analyst
14 48 (4.50%) Information Security Analyst
15 45 (4.22%) Head of Security
16 44 (4.12%) Architect
17 42 (3.94%) IT Analyst
18 39 (3.66%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (5.62%) Web Services
2 29 (2.72%) Middleware
3 18 (1.69%) XML
4 17 (1.59%) REST
5 16 (1.50%) HTML
6 15 (1.41%) .NET
7 14 (1.31%) JSON
8 12 (1.12%) CSS
9 11 (1.03%) .NET Framework
10 10 (0.94%) WCF
11 8 (0.75%) Ajax
11 8 (0.75%) ASP.NET
11 8 (0.75%) Regular Expression
12 7 (0.66%) Entity Framework
12 7 (0.66%) RESTful
12 7 (0.66%) SailPoint
13 6 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.47%) jQuery
14 5 (0.47%) JSP
14 5 (0.47%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 408 (38.24%) Management Information System
2 80 (7.50%) CESG
3 74 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 62 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (5.62%) Data Centre
6 52 (4.87%) Data Protection Act
7 44 (4.12%) Replication
8 42 (3.94%) CESG CLAS
9 30 (2.81%) PKI
10 21 (1.97%) Clustering
11 19 (1.78%) Cybercrime
11 19 (1.78%) Mainframe
11 19 (1.78%) Virtual Team
12 18 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
13 17 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
14 15 (1.41%) Blackberry
14 15 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
15 13 (1.22%) Social Media
16 12 (1.12%) Driving Licence
17 11 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 184 (17.24%) Windows
2 91 (8.53%) Linux
3 78 (7.31%) Unix
4 55 (5.15%) Windows Server
5 42 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (1.50%) CentOS
10 15 (1.41%) Solaris
11 13 (1.22%) Android
11 13 (1.22%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.94%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.84%) AIX
14 7 (0.66%) zOS
15 6 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.094%) Amazon Linux
17 1 (0.094%) VMS
17 1 (0.094%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 771 (72.26%) Information Security
2 594 (55.67%) Information Security Management
3 276 (25.87%) Risk Management
4 252 (23.62%) ITIL
5 237 (22.21%) ISMS
6 201 (18.84%) Cybersecurity
7 192 (17.99%) Data Protection
8 170 (15.93%) Risk Assessment
9 162 (15.18%) Business Continuity
10 128 (12.00%) Security Architecture
11 126 (11.81%) Security Operations
12 118 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
13 95 (8.90%) Information Assurance
13 95 (8.90%) Project Management
14 89 (8.34%) Service Delivery
15 87 (8.15%) SIEM
16 84 (7.87%) Penetration Testing
17 78 (7.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 74 (6.94%) Internal Audit
19 65 (6.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 85 (7.97%) SQL
2 38 (3.56%) Python
3 33 (3.09%) Java
4 31 (2.91%) C
5 30 (2.81%) Shell Script
6 19 (1.78%) Perl
7 16 (1.50%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.22%) C#
9 12 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 9 (0.84%) T-SQL
11 7 (0.66%) C++
11 7 (0.66%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.47%) Assembly Language
12 5 (0.47%) BeanShell
12 5 (0.47%) CLIST
12 5 (0.47%) JCL
12 5 (0.47%) REXX
13 3 (0.28%) PHP
13 3 (0.28%) Ruby
14 1 (0.094%) LINC
Qualifications
1 445 (41.71%) CISSP
2 285 (26.71%) CISM
3 193 (18.09%) Degree
4 167 (15.65%) CISA
5 139 (13.03%) Security Cleared
6 97 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 80 (7.50%) CLAS
8 72 (6.75%) CESG Certified Professional
9 44 (4.12%) PCI QSA
10 42 (3.94%) DV Cleared
11 35 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
12 32 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (2.81%) CRISC
14 28 (2.62%) CISMP
15 25 (2.34%) CCNA
16 23 (2.16%) SANS
17 22 (2.06%) MCSE
18 19 (1.78%) CEH
19 16 (1.50%) GIAC
19 16 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 558 (52.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 316 (29.62%) PCI DSS
3 86 (8.06%) COBIT
4 70 (6.56%) ISO27002
5 62 (5.81%) ISO22301
6 54 (5.06%) ISO 9001
7 41 (3.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 40 (3.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 35 (3.28%) RMADS
10 33 (3.09%) QA
11 30 (2.81%) SLA
12 16 (1.50%) ISO 14001
13 15 (1.41%) BS25999
14 12 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 9 (0.84%) HMG Infosec
16 7 (0.66%) GPG13
16 7 (0.66%) JSP 440
17 6 (0.56%) ISAE 3402
18 5 (0.47%) BS7799
19 4 (0.37%) ISO27005
System Software
1 92 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 39 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.78%) vSphere
4 15 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.03%) XenApp
7 6 (0.56%) Firmware
7 6 (0.56%) RACF
8 5 (0.47%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 5 (0.47%) Time Sharing Option
9 4 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.28%) Snort
10 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.19%) Docker
11 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.19%) KVM
12 1 (0.094%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.094%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.094%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (3.19%) Puppet
2 21 (1.97%) Nagios
3 20 (1.87%) Ansible
3 20 (1.87%) SCOM
4 12 (1.12%) ZABBIX
5 11 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.84%) SCCM
8 7 (0.66%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (0.66%) Rsyslog
9 6 (0.56%) Nessus
10 5 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
10 5 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.37%) RSA Archer
11 4 (0.37%) WSUS
11 4 (0.37%) zSecure
12 3 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 187 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 80 (7.50%) VMware
3 73 (6.84%) Cisco
4 49 (4.59%) CA
5 48 (4.50%) HP
6 46 (4.31%) SAP
7 42 (3.94%) Red Hat
8 32 (3.00%) Oracle
9 31 (2.91%) Citrix
10 30 (2.81%) CheckPoint
11 23 (2.16%) Sybase
12 22 (2.06%) Qualys
13 20 (1.87%) Symantec
14 19 (1.78%) ArcSight
14 19 (1.78%) IBM
15 17 (1.59%) Remedy
16 15 (1.41%) Juniper
16 15 (1.41%) Splunk
17 12 (1.12%) NetApp
18 10 (0.94%) EMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: Yesterday
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Resource Group
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Flexi Time, Health Insurance, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mark Loucas Payments
Salary: £95k - £105k + 12% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £Neg + £Car allow
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Home Based
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 8 days ago