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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 555 445 475
Rank change year-on-year
-110 +30
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 370 505 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.59% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 301 394 423
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,296
% change year-on-year
- -4.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93783 85676 90586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.54% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 75746 70459 77320
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -98 340 £46,000 -8.00% 44
London -60 146 £48,000 -13.90% 16
South East -31 101 £45,000 -3.74% 6
City of London -11 41 £47,500 -24.00% 6
Hampshire +9 37 £45,000 - 2
North West +3 21 £50,500 +44.28% 4
West Midlands -19 19 £38,500 -18.94% 5
Berkshire -41 19 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East of England -7 17 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Scotland -16 17 £49,050 +24.96% 2
East Sussex - 17 £40,000 -
Surrey +1 14 £66,000 -5.71% 1
Edinburgh -4 13 £49,050 -
Aldershot - 12 £45,000 -
Brighton - 12 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -55 11 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Suffolk +16 10 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Coventry -18 10 £36,645 -22.85% 4
West Yorkshire -37 10 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Cheshire +6 9 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Bracknell -14 9 £37,500 +22.95% 2
East Midlands -34 9 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Fareham - 9 £26,500 -
Leeds -39 8 £47,500 -13.63% 1
South West -40 7 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Manchester -7 6 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 5 £87,500 +84.21% 1
Nottinghamshire -8 5 £28,500 -21.91%
Hertfordshire -14 5 £87,500 +84.21% 2
Kent -15 5 £42,500 -15.00%

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 474 (54.48%) Information Security
2 379 (43.56%) Information Security Management
3 323 (37.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 301 (34.60%) Management Information System
5 245 (28.16%) Windows
6 240 (27.59%) CISSP
7 236 (27.13%) ITIL
8 204 (23.45%) Firewall
9 184 (21.15%) ISMS
10 183 (21.03%) Degree
11 178 (20.46%) Risk Management
12 168 (19.31%) Finance
13 167 (19.20%) Microsoft
14 116 (13.33%) Linux
15 114 (13.10%) SQL
16 113 (12.99%) CISM
17 108 (12.41%) SQL Server
18 107 (12.30%) Security Cleared
19 106 (12.18%) Active Directory
20 105 (12.07%) UNIX
21 102 (11.72%) Cisco
22 99 (11.38%) PCI DSS
23 92 (10.57%) Project Management
23 92 (10.57%) MS Excel
24 91 (10.46%) VMware
25 90 (10.34%) CISA
26 84 (9.66%) Disaster Recovery
26 84 (9.66%) SAN
27 83 (9.54%) Business Continuity
28 78 (8.97%) Network Security

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 54 (6.21%) MS Exchange
2 38 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 33 (3.79%) IIS
4 31 (3.56%) Apache
4 31 (3.56%) Tomcat
5 18 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (1.72%) Node.js
8 12 (1.38%) Lync
9 10 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
10 9 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
10 9 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.69%) CloudStack
11 6 (0.69%) nginx
12 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 92 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 52 (5.98%) MS Office
3 15 (1.72%) MS Project
4 6 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.57%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) FastStats
7 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.46%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.46%) Summit
2 4 (0.46%) Compiere
2 4 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.03%) SaaS
2 9 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.34%) IaaS
3 3 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (0.34%) PaaS
3 3 (0.34%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 204 (23.45%) Firewall
2 84 (9.66%) SAN
3 78 (8.97%) Network Security
4 77 (8.85%) VPN
4 77 (8.85%) DNS
5 61 (7.01%) Internet
6 51 (5.86%) TCP/IP
7 47 (5.40%) WAN
7 47 (5.40%) DHCP
8 45 (5.17%) LAN
9 42 (4.83%) LDAP
10 38 (4.37%) VoIP
11 36 (4.14%) Intrusion Detection
12 26 (2.99%) Wireless
13 24 (2.76%) iSCSI
14 22 (2.53%) Asterisk PBX
15 21 (2.41%) SSL
16 19 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (1.49%) IPsec
18 12 (1.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.91%) MySQL
2 34 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 19 (2.18%) Oracle Database
6 18 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.49%) MS Access
8 12 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.15%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.92%) DB2
12 7 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.57%) Big Data
15 4 (0.46%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (1.03%) Maven
1 9 (1.03%) JIRA
1 9 (1.03%) Ant
1 9 (1.03%) Hudson
1 9 (1.03%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.34%) Subversion
3 2 (0.23%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.23%) NUnit
3 2 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 168 (19.31%) Finance
2 55 (6.32%) Legal
3 48 (5.52%) Banking
4 31 (3.56%) Advertising
5 28 (3.22%) Retail
6 27 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.64%) Marketing
8 10 (1.15%) Multimedia
9 8 (0.92%) Billing
9 8 (0.92%) Law
10 7 (0.80%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.80%) German Language
11 6 (0.69%) Games
12 5 (0.57%) Military
12 5 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.57%) Electronics
13 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (16.55%) Analyst
2 102 (11.72%) Security Manager
3 98 (11.26%) Security Analyst
4 93 (10.69%) Consultant
5 58 (6.67%) Information Manager
6 56 (6.44%) Information Security Manager
7 54 (6.21%) Security Consultant
8 47 (5.40%) Security Engineer
9 38 (4.37%) Network Engineer
10 35 (4.02%) Architect
11 34 (3.91%) Support Engineer
12 32 (3.68%) DBA
13 31 (3.56%) IT Manager
14 30 (3.45%) Information Analyst
14 30 (3.45%) SQL DBA
14 30 (3.45%) Head of Security
15 26 (2.99%) Information Security Analyst
15 26 (2.99%) Security Specialist
15 26 (2.99%) Administrator
15 26 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (4.71%) .NET
2 21 (2.41%) Web Services
3 9 (1.03%) XML
3 9 (1.03%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.03%) JMX
4 7 (0.80%) SAP Basis
5 6 (0.69%) Apache Flex
5 6 (0.69%) jQuery
6 4 (0.46%) Symfony
6 4 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (0.46%) MapReduce
6 4 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (0.34%) LAMP
7 3 (0.34%) SAML
7 3 (0.34%) Middleware
7 3 (0.34%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (0.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (0.23%) WCF
8 2 (0.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 301 (34.60%) Management Information System
2 48 (5.52%) Clustering
3 42 (4.83%) Replication
4 32 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 26 (2.99%) Data Protection Act
6 18 (2.07%) Blackberry
7 16 (1.84%) RMADS
8 13 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.38%) PKI
10 11 (1.26%) IPTV
10 11 (1.26%) Social Media
11 9 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (1.03%) Streaming Media
12 8 (0.92%) Thin Client
12 8 (0.92%) CESG
12 8 (0.92%) Fat Client
13 7 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.80%) NHS
14 5 (0.57%) Freedom of Information
14 5 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 245 (28.16%) Windows
2 116 (13.33%) Linux
3 105 (12.07%) UNIX
4 70 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (5.29%) Windows 7
7 26 (2.99%) Mac OS
8 23 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (2.64%) Mac OS X
9 22 (2.53%) Ubuntu
9 22 (2.53%) Mac OS X Server
10 15 (1.72%) Windows XP
11 14 (1.61%) Solaris
12 10 (1.15%) CentOS
13 9 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (1.03%) SVR4
13 9 (1.03%) Debian
13 9 (1.03%) AIX
14 8 (0.92%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (54.48%) Information Security
2 379 (43.56%) Information Security Management
3 236 (27.13%) ITIL
4 184 (21.15%) ISMS
5 178 (20.46%) Risk Management
6 92 (10.57%) Project Management
7 84 (9.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 83 (9.54%) Business Continuity
9 69 (7.93%) SIEM
10 68 (7.82%) Service Management
11 67 (7.70%) Service Delivery
12 64 (7.36%) Risk Assessment
13 63 (7.24%) Penetration Testing
14 54 (6.21%) Change Management
15 50 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
16 46 (5.29%) Data Protection
16 46 (5.29%) Incident Management
17 42 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
18 39 (4.48%) Quality Management
18 39 (4.48%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (13.10%) SQL
2 40 (4.60%) Java
3 32 (3.68%) T-SQL
3 32 (3.68%) PowerShell
4 22 (2.53%) VB.NET
5 18 (2.07%) Ruby
6 17 (1.95%) JavaScript
7 16 (1.84%) Perl
7 16 (1.84%) Python
8 14 (1.61%) C
8 14 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 13 (1.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 11 (1.26%) PHP
11 10 (1.15%) VBScript
11 10 (1.15%) C#
12 8 (0.92%) VB
13 7 (0.80%) C++
14 5 (0.57%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.57%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 240 (27.59%) CISSP
2 183 (21.03%) Degree
3 113 (12.99%) CISM
4 107 (12.30%) Security Cleared
5 90 (10.34%) CISA
6 69 (7.93%) SC Cleared
7 55 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 54 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
9 38 (4.37%) MCSE
10 31 (3.56%) CCNA
11 27 (3.10%) MCSA
12 26 (2.99%) MCP
13 23 (2.64%) CEH
14 18 (2.07%) CCNP
15 17 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (1.61%) DV Cleared
17 13 (1.49%) CISMP
18 12 (1.38%) JNCIA
18 12 (1.38%) ISSMP
19 11 (1.26%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 323 (37.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 99 (11.38%) PCI DSS
3 46 (5.29%) COBIT
3 46 (5.29%) SLA
4 43 (4.94%) ISO 9001
5 25 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 14 (1.61%) QA
7 13 (1.49%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.69%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.46%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.46%) BS7799
9 4 (0.46%) TickIT
10 2 (0.23%) HMG Infosec
10 2 (0.23%) COSO
11 1 (0.11%) GPG13
11 1 (0.11%) BS25999
11 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 106 (12.18%) Active Directory
2 68 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.10%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.99%) XenApp
5 24 (2.76%) VMware ESX
6 22 (2.53%) Samba
7 9 (1.03%) vSphere
8 6 (0.69%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.46%) RHEV
9 4 (0.46%) PowerHA
9 4 (0.46%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.23%) Nmap
10 2 (0.23%) XenServer
11 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.11%) Xen
11 1 (0.11%) NFS
11 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (3.22%) Nagios
2 26 (2.99%) SCCM
3 18 (2.07%) Opsview
4 14 (1.61%) Puppet
4 14 (1.61%) SCOM
5 11 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (0.92%) Tivoli
7 7 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.80%) WSUS
8 6 (0.69%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.69%) collectd
8 6 (0.69%) Ansible
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.46%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.34%) CiscoWorks
10 3 (0.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 167 (19.20%) Microsoft
2 102 (11.72%) Cisco
3 91 (10.46%) VMware
4 75 (8.62%) Oracle
5 66 (7.59%) Citrix
6 41 (4.71%) CheckPoint
7 36 (4.14%) Juniper
8 22 (2.53%) McAfee
9 21 (2.41%) Sun
10 20 (2.30%) HP
11 18 (2.07%) CA
12 17 (1.95%) IBM
13 16 (1.84%) SAP
13 16 (1.84%) Sophos
14 15 (1.72%) Symantec
15 14 (1.61%) Adobe
15 14 (1.61%) NetApp
16 12 (1.38%) Red Hat
16 12 (1.38%) Blue Coat
16 12 (1.38%) Aruba
Swindon, Wiltshire
Zurich
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Car/Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £45,613 to £60,239 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £38,880 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago