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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 498 546 608
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +62
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 461 483 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 375 404 331
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%

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
84858 95762 99159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.03% 87.55% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70966 78846 79114
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 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +56 427 £57,500 +4.54% 39
London +3 155 £62,500 +4.16% 10
South East +8 108 £52,500 +5.00% 11
South West +28 38 £50,750 +1.50% 3
Berkshire +9 37 £44,000 -23.47% 6
Yorkshire +49 31 £52,500 +40.00%
West Midlands +18 29 £50,000 -16.66% 6
North West +27 28 £47,500 -5.40% 4
Surrey +34 24 £55,000 +42.85% 2
Hampshire 0 24 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Reading +10 22 £44,000 -25.10% 4
West Yorkshire +28 20 £51,750 +21.76%
East Midlands +2 19 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Manchester 0 18 £51,820 +2.75% 3
Uxbridge +12 17 £60,000 +50.00%
City of London +35 16 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Leeds +39 15 £50,000 +17.64%
Bristol +12 15 £38,500 -23.00%
Birmingham -7 15 £53,750 -6.52% 3
Scotland +15 13 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Edinburgh +8 11 £43,500 -3.33%
Gloucestershire +5 10 £60,000 -20.00% 2
East of England -12 10 £47,500 -22.13% 2
Hertfordshire +13 9 £47,500 -32.14% 2
South Yorkshire - 9 £60,000 -
Wiltshire +18 7 £67,500 +58.82%
Kent +18 7 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Watford +16 7 £55,000 -
Swindon +15 7 £67,500 +58.82%
Lincolnshire - 7 £50,000 -

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 709 (72.20%) Information Security
2 554 (56.42%) Information Security Management
3 493 (50.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 407 (41.45%) CISSP
5 379 (38.59%) Management Information System
6 335 (34.11%) PCI DSS
7 259 (26.37%) Finance
7 259 (26.37%) CISM
8 254 (25.87%) Risk Management
9 241 (24.54%) ITIL
10 234 (23.83%) ISMS
11 208 (21.18%) Cybersecurity
12 202 (20.57%) Data Protection
13 195 (19.86%) Degree
14 174 (17.72%) CISA
15 171 (17.41%) Firewall
16 156 (15.89%) Microsoft
17 150 (15.27%) Windows
18 149 (15.17%) Business Continuity
19 145 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
20 140 (14.26%) Security Cleared
21 138 (14.05%) Security Architecture
22 126 (12.83%) Security Operations
23 116 (11.81%) Network Security
24 111 (11.30%) Legal
25 108 (11.00%) Telecoms
26 103 (10.49%) SC Cleared
27 98 (9.98%) SIEM
28 97 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
28 97 (9.88%) Active Directory

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 36 (3.67%) MS Exchange
2 21 (2.14%) Apache
3 19 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 19 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 18 (1.83%) Confluence
5 17 (1.73%) IIS
6 15 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (0.92%) MQSeries
8 8 (0.81%) CICS
9 7 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.71%) SAS
10 6 (0.61%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.51%) CMS
12 4 (0.41%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.31%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.31%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.20%) nginx
14 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 63 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.87%) MS Office
3 25 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 21 (2.14%) MS Project
5 15 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.31%) Maximo
3 3 (0.31%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.12%) Office 365
4 7 (0.71%) Mimecast
5 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.20%) PaaS
7 2 (0.20%) SaaS
8 1 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 171 (17.41%) Firewall
2 116 (11.81%) Network Security
3 70 (7.13%) VPN
4 69 (7.03%) LAN
5 63 (6.42%) WAN
6 59 (6.01%) Internet
7 37 (3.77%) SAN
8 36 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 30 (3.05%) Wireless
10 29 (2.95%) DNS
11 28 (2.85%) TCP/IP
12 21 (2.14%) VLAN
13 18 (1.83%) IPsec
13 18 (1.83%) SSH
13 18 (1.83%) SSL
14 17 (1.73%) MPLS
14 17 (1.73%) VoIP
15 15 (1.53%) HTTP
15 15 (1.53%) HTTPS
16 13 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 28 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (2.65%) Relational Database
8 16 (1.63%) RDBMS
9 9 (0.92%) DB2
9 9 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.81%) Big Data
10 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.71%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.51%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.51%) OLTP
12 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.41%) ActiveReports
13 4 (0.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 18 (1.83%) JIRA
2 9 (0.92%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.51%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.31%) Grunt
7 2 (0.20%) AppScan
7 2 (0.20%) Burp Suite
7 2 (0.20%) GitLab
8 1 (0.10%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.10%) Paros
8 1 (0.10%) Selenium
General
1 259 (26.37%) Finance
2 111 (11.30%) Legal
3 108 (11.00%) Telecoms
4 56 (5.70%) Marketing
5 51 (5.19%) Retail
6 44 (4.48%) Banking
7 34 (3.46%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.44%) Electronics
9 20 (2.04%) Back Office
10 18 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.22%) Law
12 8 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.81%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.71%) Publishing
14 5 (0.51%) Automotive
14 5 (0.51%) Games
15 2 (0.20%) Advertising
15 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.10%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 207 (21.08%) Security Manager
2 166 (16.90%) Consultant
3 133 (13.54%) Analyst
4 120 (12.22%) Information Manager
5 117 (11.91%) Information Security Manager
6 116 (11.81%) Security Consultant
7 112 (11.41%) Security Analyst
8 65 (6.62%) Security Officer
9 64 (6.52%) Administrator
10 57 (5.80%) Information Officer
11 56 (5.70%) Information Security Officer
12 53 (5.40%) Security Specialist
13 46 (4.68%) Information Analyst
13 46 (4.68%) Information Security Analyst
13 46 (4.68%) IT Manager
14 42 (4.28%) Architect
15 38 (3.87%) IT Security Manager
15 38 (3.87%) Senior Consultant
16 35 (3.56%) IT Analyst
16 35 (3.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.68%) Web Services
2 30 (3.05%) Middleware
3 17 (1.73%) REST
3 17 (1.73%) XML
4 11 (1.12%) HTML
5 10 (1.02%) JSON
6 9 (0.92%) .NET
7 8 (0.81%) .NET Framework
7 8 (0.81%) CSS
8 7 (0.71%) ISPF
8 7 (0.71%) SailPoint
9 6 (0.61%) Regular Expression
10 5 (0.51%) Ajax
10 5 (0.51%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.51%) JSP
10 5 (0.51%) RESTful
10 5 (0.51%) Servlets
10 5 (0.51%) SOAP
10 5 (0.51%) SPML
10 5 (0.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 379 (38.59%) Management Information System
2 78 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 73 (7.43%) Data Protection Act
4 72 (7.33%) CESG
5 55 (5.60%) Data Centre
6 53 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (3.56%) CESG CLAS
8 32 (3.26%) Replication
9 31 (3.16%) PKI
10 25 (2.55%) Clustering
11 18 (1.83%) Cybercrime
11 18 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
12 17 (1.73%) NHS
13 15 (1.53%) Driving Licence
14 14 (1.43%) Mainframe
14 14 (1.43%) Virtual Team
15 13 (1.32%) Client/Server
15 13 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
16 12 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
17 10 (1.02%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 150 (15.27%) Windows
2 82 (8.35%) Linux
3 62 (6.31%) Unix
4 56 (5.70%) Windows Server
5 34 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.63%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.32%) Solaris
10 10 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.92%) AIX
11 9 (0.92%) zOS
12 8 (0.81%) CentOS
13 5 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.41%) Android
15 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
16 1 (0.10%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.10%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (72.20%) Information Security
2 554 (56.42%) Information Security Management
3 254 (25.87%) Risk Management
4 241 (24.54%) ITIL
5 234 (23.83%) ISMS
6 208 (21.18%) Cybersecurity
7 202 (20.57%) Data Protection
8 149 (15.17%) Business Continuity
9 145 (14.77%) Risk Assessment
10 138 (14.05%) Security Architecture
11 126 (12.83%) Security Operations
12 98 (9.98%) SIEM
13 97 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 84 (8.55%) Project Management
15 83 (8.45%) Information Assurance
16 82 (8.35%) Penetration Testing
16 82 (8.35%) Service Delivery
17 69 (7.03%) Internal Audit
18 67 (6.82%) Incident Management
19 65 (6.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 81 (8.25%) SQL
2 40 (4.07%) Python
3 27 (2.75%) Shell Script
4 26 (2.65%) C
5 25 (2.55%) Java
6 20 (2.04%) Perl
7 13 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 7 (0.71%) Assembly Language
9 7 (0.71%) CLIST
9 7 (0.71%) JCL
9 7 (0.71%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.71%) REXX
9 7 (0.71%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.51%) BeanShell
10 5 (0.51%) C#
10 5 (0.51%) Ruby
11 4 (0.41%) C++
12 2 (0.20%) PHP
13 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 407 (41.45%) CISSP
2 259 (26.37%) CISM
3 195 (19.86%) Degree
4 174 (17.72%) CISA
5 140 (14.26%) Security Cleared
6 103 (10.49%) SC Cleared
7 72 (7.33%) CESG Certified Professional
8 66 (6.72%) CLAS
9 40 (4.07%) PCI QSA
10 36 (3.67%) DV Cleared
11 35 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (3.46%) CRISC
13 31 (3.16%) CEH
14 26 (2.65%) CISMP
14 26 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
15 25 (2.55%) CCNA
16 22 (2.24%) SANS
17 21 (2.14%) GIAC
18 16 (1.63%) MCSE
19 15 (1.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 493 (50.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 335 (34.11%) PCI DSS
3 81 (8.25%) COBIT
4 66 (6.72%) ISO27002
5 53 (5.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 49 (4.99%) ISO22301
7 46 (4.68%) ISO 9001
8 31 (3.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 30 (3.05%) RMADS
10 27 (2.75%) SLA
11 22 (2.24%) QA
12 14 (1.43%) ISO 14001
13 9 (0.92%) BS25999
14 8 (0.81%) JSP 440
15 7 (0.71%) GPG13
15 7 (0.71%) HMG Infosec
16 6 (0.61%) ISAE 3402
16 6 (0.61%) ISO27005
17 5 (0.51%) BS7799
18 4 (0.41%) HIPAA
System Software
1 97 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 34 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.92%) Firmware
7 8 (0.81%) RACF
7 8 (0.81%) vSphere
8 7 (0.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 7 (0.71%) Terminal Services
8 7 (0.71%) Time Sharing Option
9 6 (0.61%) XenApp
10 2 (0.20%) Docker
10 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.20%) KVM
10 2 (0.20%) Snort
10 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (2.75%) Puppet
2 21 (2.14%) Ansible
3 17 (1.73%) Nagios
4 13 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (1.12%) Rsyslog
6 11 (1.12%) SCOM
7 9 (0.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (0.81%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.71%) SCCM
10 6 (0.61%) zSecure
11 5 (0.51%) Nessus
11 5 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
11 5 (0.51%) WSUS
12 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (0.41%) RSA Archer
13 3 (0.31%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
14 2 (0.20%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 156 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 72 (7.33%) Cisco
3 60 (6.11%) VMware
4 50 (5.09%) CA
5 47 (4.79%) HP
6 46 (4.68%) SAP
7 42 (4.28%) Red Hat
8 36 (3.67%) CheckPoint
9 35 (3.56%) Oracle
10 27 (2.75%) Citrix
10 27 (2.75%) Qualys
11 19 (1.93%) ArcSight
11 19 (1.93%) Sybase
12 16 (1.63%) Symantec
13 15 (1.53%) IBM
14 14 (1.43%) Forcepoint
14 14 (1.43%) Juniper
15 11 (1.12%) Splunk
16 10 (1.02%) NetApp
16 10 (1.02%) Riverbed
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ciber UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £70 OTE uncapped comission
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Training Budget
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 16% Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Volt
Salary: bonus, healthcare, pension, car
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UNiDAYS
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K-55K + 40K commission + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 18 days ago