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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 490 557 613
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +56
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 514 443 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 391 345 342
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £28,725
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,350
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
86605 92119 101627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.39% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 72063 74807 82623
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +77 492 £55,000 +0.91% 49
London +31 185 £65,000 +12.06% 7
South East +52 141 £51,250 +2.50% 17
Surrey +32 45 £67,500 +78.80% 3
South West +35 38 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Berkshire +20 38 £52,500 -4.54% 2
West Midlands +8 32 £52,500 -12.50% 3
North West +18 31 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Yorkshire +20 30 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Hampshire +15 24 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Leeds +26 23 £45,000 +32.35% 2
West Yorkshire +21 23 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Guildford +15 23 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Manchester +13 21 £47,500 -20.83% 7
East of England +13 19 £30,500 -39.00% 2
City of London +13 18 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Gloucestershire +15 17 £60,500 +3.41% 2
Slough +17 16 £55,000 -4.34%
Hertfordshire +5 14 £30,500 -41.90% 1
Cheltenham - 14 £62,750 - 1
Milton Keynes +27 12 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 12 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Reading +2 11 £37,500 -34.78%
Scotland -9 10 £55,000 -9.83%
Birmingham -5 9 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Watford +13 8 £52,500 -
Bristol +10 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Kent -8 8 £48,000 -32.63% 2
Aldershot - 8 - -
East Midlands -1 7 £45,000 -10.89% 1

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 878 (75.49%) Information Security
2 608 (52.28%) Information Security Management
3 592 (50.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 515 (44.28%) CISSP
5 463 (39.81%) Management Information System
6 338 (29.06%) CISM
7 310 (26.66%) Risk Management
8 297 (25.54%) PCI DSS
9 273 (23.47%) ITIL
10 272 (23.39%) Finance
11 260 (22.36%) ISMS
12 231 (19.86%) Windows
13 205 (17.63%) Data Protection
14 181 (15.56%) Firewall
15 177 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
16 176 (15.13%) Microsoft
17 174 (14.96%) Degree
18 153 (13.16%) CISA
19 149 (12.81%) Risk Assessment
20 144 (12.38%) Security Cleared
21 138 (11.87%) Business Continuity
22 136 (11.69%) Network Security
22 136 (11.69%) Security Architecture
23 133 (11.44%) Security Operations
24 123 (10.58%) Legal
25 118 (10.15%) Linux
26 113 (9.72%) Penetration Testing
27 111 (9.54%) Disaster Recovery
27 111 (9.54%) SIEM
28 103 (8.86%) VMware

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 (3.27%) IIS
2 32 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 9 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.60%) CICS
6 7 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (0.60%) MQSeries
7 6 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.43%) CMS
8 5 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.43%) SAS
8 5 (0.43%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.34%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.17%) Apache
11 2 (0.17%) nginx
11 2 (0.17%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 59 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.10%) MS Office
3 16 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.26%) Line 500
4 2 (0.17%) AWD
5 1 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.77%) Office 365
4 8 (0.69%) SaaS
5 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 181 (15.56%) Firewall
2 136 (11.69%) Network Security
3 78 (6.71%) Internet
4 76 (6.53%) TCP/IP
5 74 (6.36%) WAN
6 65 (5.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 64 (5.50%) LAN
8 63 (5.42%) VPN
9 58 (4.99%) Wireless
10 46 (3.96%) SAN
11 30 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (2.32%) SSL
13 26 (2.24%) DNS
14 25 (2.15%) MPLS
15 23 (1.98%) HTTP
16 20 (1.72%) HTTPS
17 18 (1.55%) VoIP
18 15 (1.29%) BGP
18 15 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
19 14 (1.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (2.06%) MySQL
6 23 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (1.63%) Big Data
8 13 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 11 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (0.69%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.69%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.60%) DB2
13 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.34%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.26%) MongoDB
17 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (1.38%) Git (software)
1 16 (1.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (0.77%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.26%) Grunt
4 2 (0.17%) AppScan
4 2 (0.17%) GitLab
4 2 (0.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.086%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.086%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.086%) Paros
5 1 (0.086%) Selenium
General
1 272 (23.39%) Finance
2 123 (10.58%) Legal
3 78 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 71 (6.10%) Banking
5 45 (3.87%) Marketing
6 27 (2.32%) Retail
7 25 (2.15%) Back Office
8 23 (1.98%) Law
9 16 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.20%) Electronics
11 11 (0.95%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.69%) Publishing
14 6 (0.52%) Billing
14 6 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.43%) Automotive
16 4 (0.34%) Advertising
16 4 (0.34%) Games
16 4 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 244 (20.98%) Security Manager
2 189 (16.25%) Consultant
3 169 (14.53%) Analyst
4 147 (12.64%) Security Consultant
5 143 (12.30%) Security Analyst
6 140 (12.04%) Information Manager
6 140 (12.04%) Information Security Manager
7 108 (9.29%) Security Officer
8 94 (8.08%) Information Officer
8 94 (8.08%) Information Security Officer
9 80 (6.88%) IT Manager
10 66 (5.67%) IT Security Manager
11 63 (5.42%) Information Analyst
11 63 (5.42%) Information Security Analyst
12 54 (4.64%) Administrator
13 52 (4.47%) Head of Security
14 50 (4.30%) Security Specialist
15 46 (3.96%) Security Engineer
16 45 (3.87%) IT Analyst
17 43 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (5.16%) Web Services
2 21 (1.81%) .NET
3 20 (1.72%) Middleware
4 18 (1.55%) JSON
5 17 (1.46%) WCF
6 16 (1.38%) HTML
7 15 (1.29%) CSS
8 14 (1.20%) .NET Framework
9 11 (0.95%) Regular Expression
10 10 (0.86%) Ajax
11 9 (0.77%) ASP.NET
11 9 (0.77%) Entity Framework
11 9 (0.77%) RESTful
12 8 (0.69%) ActiveX
12 8 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (0.69%) WinForms
12 8 (0.69%) WPF
12 8 (0.69%) X-Windows
13 5 (0.43%) ISPF
13 5 (0.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 463 (39.81%) Management Information System
2 72 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 71 (6.10%) CESG
4 65 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (4.73%) Data Protection Act
6 51 (4.39%) Data Centre
7 43 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
8 38 (3.27%) Replication
9 33 (2.84%) Cyberthreat
9 33 (2.84%) Mainframe
10 30 (2.58%) Blackberry
11 26 (2.24%) PKI
12 21 (1.81%) Statistics
13 20 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
14 18 (1.55%) AS400
14 18 (1.55%) Social Media
15 17 (1.46%) Clustering
15 17 (1.46%) IBM Mainframe
16 16 (1.38%) Cybercrime
16 16 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 231 (19.86%) Windows
2 118 (10.15%) Linux
3 100 (8.60%) Unix
4 67 (5.76%) Windows Server
5 49 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (3.44%) Android
8 28 (2.41%) CentOS
9 26 (2.24%) Apple iOS
9 26 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.77%) Solaris
12 8 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (0.69%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.60%) zOS
14 6 (0.52%) AIX
15 5 (0.43%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.43%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 878 (75.49%) Information Security
2 608 (52.28%) Information Security Management
3 310 (26.66%) Risk Management
4 273 (23.47%) ITIL
5 260 (22.36%) ISMS
6 205 (17.63%) Data Protection
7 177 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
8 149 (12.81%) Risk Assessment
9 138 (11.87%) Business Continuity
10 136 (11.69%) Security Architecture
11 133 (11.44%) Security Operations
12 113 (9.72%) Penetration Testing
13 111 (9.54%) Disaster Recovery
13 111 (9.54%) SIEM
14 95 (8.17%) Project Management
15 82 (7.05%) Service Delivery
16 81 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
17 79 (6.79%) Internal Audit
18 78 (6.71%) Information Assurance
19 70 (6.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (7.48%) SQL
2 41 (3.53%) Shell Script
3 37 (3.18%) Python
4 30 (2.58%) Perl
5 28 (2.41%) Java
6 24 (2.06%) C
7 22 (1.89%) C#
8 15 (1.29%) JavaScript
9 14 (1.20%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.12%) C++
11 8 (0.69%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.43%) Assembly Language
13 5 (0.43%) CLIST
13 5 (0.43%) JCL
13 5 (0.43%) REXX
14 4 (0.34%) PHP
15 2 (0.17%) BeanShell
15 2 (0.17%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 515 (44.28%) CISSP
2 338 (29.06%) CISM
3 174 (14.96%) Degree
4 153 (13.16%) CISA
5 144 (12.38%) Security Cleared
6 99 (8.51%) SC Cleared
7 77 (6.62%) CLAS
8 55 (4.73%) CESG Certified Professional
9 48 (4.13%) DV Cleared
10 41 (3.53%) SANS
11 38 (3.27%) CISMP
12 37 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
13 33 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (2.58%) PCI QSA
15 28 (2.41%) MCSE
16 27 (2.32%) CEH
17 26 (2.24%) CCNA
17 26 (2.24%) IISP
18 20 (1.72%) CRISC
19 16 (1.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 592 (50.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 297 (25.54%) PCI DSS
3 94 (8.08%) COBIT
4 61 (5.25%) ISO 9001
5 56 (4.82%) ISO27002
6 50 (4.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 50 (4.30%) ISO22301
7 42 (3.61%) QA
8 38 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 27 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 26 (2.24%) SLA
11 25 (2.15%) RMADS
12 18 (1.55%) ISO 14001
13 13 (1.12%) BS25999
14 9 (0.77%) GPG13
14 9 (0.77%) HMG Infosec
15 7 (0.60%) Data Quality
15 7 (0.60%) JSP 440
16 6 (0.52%) ISAE 3402
16 6 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 83 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 47 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.72%) vSphere
4 16 (1.38%) XenApp
5 11 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.60%) RACF
8 6 (0.52%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.43%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 5 (0.43%) Time Sharing Option
10 4 (0.34%) KVM
10 4 (0.34%) Snort
11 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.17%) Docker
12 2 (0.17%) Firmware
12 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.086%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.086%) UAG
Systems Management
1 44 (3.78%) Puppet
2 22 (1.89%) Nagios
2 22 (1.89%) SCOM
3 18 (1.55%) ZABBIX
4 16 (1.38%) Ansible
5 11 (0.95%) Backup Exec
5 11 (0.95%) Nessus
6 10 (0.86%) Red Hat Satellite
6 10 (0.86%) SCCM
7 7 (0.60%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.43%) WSUS
8 5 (0.43%) zSecure
9 4 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.34%) QRadar
10 3 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.26%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 176 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 103 (8.86%) VMware
3 97 (8.34%) Cisco
4 49 (4.21%) HP
5 42 (3.61%) CheckPoint
6 36 (3.10%) Red Hat
7 34 (2.92%) IBM
7 34 (2.92%) Splunk
8 32 (2.75%) CA
9 30 (2.58%) Oracle
9 30 (2.58%) SAP
10 27 (2.32%) Citrix
11 26 (2.24%) ArcSight
12 24 (2.06%) Juniper
13 23 (1.98%) Remedy
13 23 (1.98%) Sourcefire
14 21 (1.81%) Sybase
15 17 (1.46%) NetApp
16 16 (1.38%) EMC
16 16 (1.38%) Symantec
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kent
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Salary: From £32,600 to £37,768 per annum
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Leeds
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Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Bens, 28 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum C50k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £29000 - £33000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
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Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 Per Annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £Competitive
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Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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North East
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Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
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Newbury
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Computacenter
Salary: Package
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