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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 449 475 563
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +88
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 525 600 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.65% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 431 466 389
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,910 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +15.78%

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
78934 92697 97322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.56% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65072 76555 80048
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 £31,193
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +19 501 £52,500 -8.69% 51
London +4 213 £58,750 -2.08% 14
South East +44 97 £47,500 -13.63% 4
North West -6 60 £51,500 +28.75% 15
City of London +33 52 £46,000 -16.36% 6
South West +22 45 £52,160 -5.16% 7
West Midlands +12 37 £50,910 +17.71% 3
Berkshire +73 36 £44,000 -23.47%
Manchester -10 29 £45,500 +13.75% 8
Reading +50 27 £44,000 -24.78%
Bristol +9 25 £44,000 -20.00% 1
Birmingham +8 25 £52,500 +26.50% 3
Hampshire -4 23 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East of England +23 22 £65,000 +10.63% 2
Surrey +33 20 £55,000 +13.69%
Yorkshire +11 18 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Gloucestershire - 17 £60,000 - 5
West Yorkshire +21 12 £52,500 -17.64% 3
Leeds +20 12 £52,500 -17.64% 3
Merseyside -11 12 £51,820 +15.15% 5
Liverpool -18 12 £51,820 +15.15% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 11 £65,000 +44.44%
Cheshire +22 10 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Hertfordshire +6 10 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Cambridge +22 9 £65,000 +44.44%
Cheltenham - 9 £60,000 - 1
Brighton +21 8 £50,000 -28.57% 1
East Sussex +20 8 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Lancashire -6 8 £40,000 -8.57%
Uxbridge - 8 £57,500 -

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 723 (72.08%) Information Security
2 576 (57.43%) Information Security Management
3 437 (43.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 421 (41.97%) Management Information System
5 385 (38.38%) CISSP
6 306 (30.51%) Finance
7 283 (28.22%) PCI DSS
8 274 (27.32%) ISMS
9 270 (26.92%) Risk Management
9 270 (26.92%) CISM
10 246 (24.53%) ITIL
11 234 (23.33%) Firewall
12 188 (18.74%) Cybersecurity
13 186 (18.54%) Degree
14 177 (17.65%) Data Protection
14 177 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
15 163 (16.25%) Security Architecture
16 160 (15.95%) Network Security
17 159 (15.85%) Security Cleared
18 154 (15.35%) CISA
19 133 (13.26%) Windows
20 130 (12.96%) Legal
20 130 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
20 130 (12.96%) Security Operations
21 126 (12.56%) Business Continuity
22 123 (12.26%) SIEM
23 122 (12.16%) SC Cleared
24 118 (11.76%) Active Directory
25 117 (11.67%) COBIT
26 115 (11.47%) Microsoft

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 27 (2.69%) Apache
1 27 (2.69%) MS Exchange
1 27 (2.69%) Tomcat
2 23 (2.29%) Confluence
3 16 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.40%) IIS
5 11 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.80%) MS Project Server
7 7 (0.70%) MQSeries
7 7 (0.70%) SAS
8 6 (0.60%) NetWeaver
8 6 (0.60%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.40%) CICS
10 2 (0.20%) Drupal
10 2 (0.20%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.100%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.100%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.100%) JBoss
11 1 (0.100%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.100%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 59 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 53 (5.28%) MS Office
3 34 (3.39%) MS Project
4 27 (2.69%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.40%) Sentinel
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.40%) Maximo
5 3 (0.30%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.100%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.100%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.100%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.100%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.100%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.09%) Office 365
3 18 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.70%) SaaS
6 5 (0.50%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.50%) PaaS
6 5 (0.50%) Slack
7 3 (0.30%) IaaS
7 3 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.100%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.100%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.100%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.100%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.100%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.100%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.100%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.100%) G Suite
8 1 (0.100%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.100%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 234 (23.33%) Firewall
2 160 (15.95%) Network Security
3 84 (8.37%) WAN
4 81 (8.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 80 (7.98%) LAN
6 73 (7.28%) VPN
7 68 (6.78%) DNS
7 68 (6.78%) Internet
8 63 (6.28%) VLAN
9 52 (5.18%) DHCP
10 49 (4.89%) WLAN
11 34 (3.39%) IPsec
11 34 (3.39%) TCP/IP
12 29 (2.89%) SAN
13 25 (2.49%) MPLS
14 21 (2.09%) BGP
15 20 (1.99%) EIGRP
15 20 (1.99%) OSPF
15 20 (1.99%) SSL
16 19 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (2.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (2.19%) Big Data
7 21 (2.09%) Relational Database
8 18 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (1.50%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.30%) Oracle Database
11 8 (0.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.70%) DB2
12 7 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.60%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.50%) SAP BW
15 4 (0.40%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 23 (2.29%) JIRA
2 8 (0.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.40%) Burp Suite
4 3 (0.30%) Subversion
5 2 (0.20%) Trac
6 1 (0.100%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.100%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.100%) webpack
General
1 306 (30.51%) Finance
2 130 (12.96%) Legal
3 111 (11.07%) Telecoms
4 46 (4.59%) Retail
5 41 (4.09%) Banking
6 35 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 33 (3.29%) Marketing
8 23 (2.29%) Electronics
9 21 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 19 (1.89%) Law
11 11 (1.10%) Games
12 9 (0.90%) Investment Banking
13 8 (0.80%) German Language
13 8 (0.80%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.70%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.60%) French Language
16 5 (0.50%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.40%) Back Office
17 4 (0.40%) Billing
18 2 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 243 (24.23%) Security Manager
2 176 (17.55%) Analyst
3 148 (14.76%) Security Analyst
4 133 (13.26%) Consultant
5 131 (13.06%) Information Manager
6 121 (12.06%) Information Security Manager
7 90 (8.97%) Security Consultant
8 66 (6.58%) Information Analyst
8 66 (6.58%) Information Security Analyst
9 58 (5.78%) Security Engineer
10 55 (5.48%) Administrator
11 51 (5.08%) Security Specialist
12 46 (4.59%) Security Officer
13 43 (4.29%) Architect
14 42 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
15 37 (3.69%) Information Security Officer
16 34 (3.39%) Information Officer
17 33 (3.29%) Cybersecurity Manager
17 33 (3.29%) Team Leader
18 32 (3.19%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.49%) Web Services
2 25 (2.49%) Middleware
3 21 (2.09%) XML
4 14 (1.40%) REST
5 8 (0.80%) .NET
6 7 (0.70%) ISPF
7 6 (0.60%) SAML
7 6 (0.60%) SAP Basis
8 5 (0.50%) OAuth
8 5 (0.50%) Unreal Engine
9 4 (0.40%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.30%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.30%) SailPoint
10 3 (0.30%) SOAP
11 2 (0.20%) ActiveX
11 2 (0.20%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.20%) SAP ALE
11 2 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.20%) WinForms
11 2 (0.20%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 421 (41.97%) Management Information System
2 92 (9.17%) Data Protection Act
3 71 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 69 (6.88%) Data Centre
5 52 (5.18%) CESG
6 48 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (4.79%) NHS
7 47 (4.69%) PKI
8 34 (3.39%) Clustering
9 28 (2.79%) Security Operations Centre
10 22 (2.19%) Replication
11 21 (2.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 17 (1.69%) Driving Licence
13 16 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
13 16 (1.60%) Mathematics
14 15 (1.50%) Cryptography
15 14 (1.40%) Client/Server
15 14 (1.40%) Private Cloud
15 14 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
16 12 (1.20%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 133 (13.26%) Windows
2 90 (8.97%) Linux
3 47 (4.69%) Unix
3 47 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 32 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.60%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.90%) zOS
9 7 (0.70%) Solaris
9 7 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.50%) Android
10 5 (0.50%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.40%) AIX
11 4 (0.40%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.40%) CentOS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (72.08%) Information Security
2 576 (57.43%) Information Security Management
3 274 (27.32%) ISMS
4 270 (26.92%) Risk Management
5 246 (24.53%) ITIL
6 188 (18.74%) Cybersecurity
7 177 (17.65%) Data Protection
7 177 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
8 163 (16.25%) Security Architecture
9 130 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
9 130 (12.96%) Security Operations
10 126 (12.56%) Business Continuity
11 123 (12.26%) SIEM
12 113 (11.27%) Incident Management
13 103 (10.27%) Identity Access Management
14 90 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
14 90 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
15 81 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
16 79 (7.88%) Information Assurance
17 76 (7.58%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (5.68%) SQL
2 34 (3.39%) Python
3 28 (2.79%) C
4 24 (2.39%) Shell Script
5 16 (1.60%) Java
6 13 (1.30%) Perl
7 9 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 8 (0.80%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.70%) Assembly Language
9 7 (0.70%) C++
9 7 (0.70%) CLIST
9 7 (0.70%) JCL
9 7 (0.70%) REXX
10 6 (0.60%) C#
10 6 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.40%) Ruby
12 2 (0.20%) PHP
13 1 (0.100%) VB
13 1 (0.100%) VBA
13 1 (0.100%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 385 (38.38%) CISSP
2 270 (26.92%) CISM
3 186 (18.54%) Degree
4 159 (15.85%) Security Cleared
5 154 (15.35%) CISA
6 122 (12.16%) SC Cleared
7 76 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
8 63 (6.28%) CEH
9 46 (4.59%) CESG Certified Professional
9 46 (4.59%) CISMP
10 43 (4.29%) CRISC
11 33 (3.29%) CCNA
11 33 (3.29%) DV Cleared
12 29 (2.89%) CCNP
12 29 (2.89%) GIAC
13 26 (2.59%) SANS
14 24 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (2.09%) PCI QSA
16 20 (1.99%) CCIE
16 20 (1.99%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 437 (43.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 283 (28.22%) PCI DSS
3 117 (11.67%) COBIT
4 58 (5.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 47 (4.69%) ISO27002
6 43 (4.29%) RMADS
7 41 (4.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 36 (3.59%) SLA
9 35 (3.49%) GPG13
10 32 (3.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 16 (1.60%) ISO 9001
12 15 (1.50%) ISO22301
12 15 (1.50%) QA
13 12 (1.20%) JSP 440
14 10 (1.00%) HMG Infosec
15 8 (0.80%) BS25999
16 7 (0.70%) ISO27005
17 6 (0.60%) COSO
18 4 (0.40%) HIPAA
19 3 (0.30%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 118 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 31 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.60%) Firmware
5 15 (1.50%) Terminal Services
6 12 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.70%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 7 (0.70%) ProxySG
7 7 (0.70%) Time Sharing Option
8 6 (0.60%) Docker
8 6 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.40%) RACF
10 4 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.40%) vSphere
11 3 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.100%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.100%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.100%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (2.99%) Puppet
2 25 (2.49%) Ansible
3 20 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.20%) Nagios
4 12 (1.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 11 (1.10%) Rsyslog
6 6 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
6 6 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.40%) SCCM
7 4 (0.40%) zSecure
8 3 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.20%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.20%) FreeIPA
9 2 (0.20%) NetApp OnCommand
9 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.20%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.20%) SCOM
10 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.100%) Nessus
Vendors
1 115 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 86 (8.57%) Cisco
3 42 (4.19%) VMware
4 39 (3.89%) CheckPoint
5 38 (3.79%) HP
6 36 (3.59%) Oracle
7 35 (3.49%) SAP
8 34 (3.39%) Citrix
9 33 (3.29%) Red Hat
10 27 (2.69%) F5
11 25 (2.49%) Qualys
12 23 (2.29%) CA
13 21 (2.09%) Forcepoint
14 20 (1.99%) Juniper
14 20 (1.99%) ServiceNow
15 15 (1.50%) CommVault
16 14 (1.40%) Palo Alto
17 13 (1.30%) ArcSight
18 12 (1.20%) Fortinet
19 11 (1.10%) Huawei
Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £70000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k + 10% + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,427 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago