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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 482 517 553
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +36
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 491 493 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 405 400 386
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,820 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.64% +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
84415 94722 96201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 70238 78268 76950
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 £30,500
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +48 452 £55,000 +4.26% 29
London -13 153 £62,500 +4.16% 9
South East +40 118 £53,750 +7.50% 6
South West +25 54 £51,820 +18.44% 2
Berkshire +43 50 £44,000 -23.47% 2
Reading +37 37 £44,000 -26.66%
North West +12 33 £51,820 +6.29% 4
West Midlands +4 30 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire +37 29 £52,500 +23.52%
Bristol +9 26 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey +33 24 £55,000 +42.85% 2
City of London +32 21 £65,250 +40.32% 4
Hampshire -17 21 £45,000 -8.37% 2
East Midlands +1 19 £58,750 +11.90% 1
West Yorkshire +27 18 £51,750 +7.25%
Manchester -5 18 £51,820 +2.75% 3
Gloucestershire - 17 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham -19 15 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Uxbridge - 14 £60,000 -
Leeds +31 13 £50,000 +5.26%
Merseyside -6 13 £51,500 +3.00% 1
Liverpool -13 13 £51,500 - 1
Scotland +16 11 £45,500 +13.75% 1
East of England +13 11 £46,000 -20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 10 £50,000 -28.57%
Cheltenham - 10 £60,000 -
Edinburgh +5 9 £44,500 +27.14% 1
Nottingham -8 9 £50,000 -28.57%
South Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 -
Solihull - 8 £50,000 -

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 684 (70.23%) Information Security
2 529 (54.31%) Information Security Management
3 453 (46.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 402 (41.27%) CISSP
5 367 (37.68%) Management Information System
6 334 (34.29%) PCI DSS
7 266 (27.31%) CISM
8 263 (27.00%) Finance
9 250 (25.67%) ISMS
10 247 (25.36%) Risk Management
11 227 (23.31%) ITIL
12 214 (21.97%) Cybersecurity
13 201 (20.64%) Degree
14 197 (20.23%) Data Protection
15 187 (19.20%) CISA
16 171 (17.56%) Firewall
17 144 (14.78%) Security Cleared
17 144 (14.78%) Security Architecture
18 142 (14.58%) Windows
19 141 (14.48%) Microsoft
20 131 (13.45%) Business Continuity
21 129 (13.24%) Risk Assessment
22 126 (12.94%) Network Security
23 120 (12.32%) Active Directory
24 114 (11.70%) Legal
25 111 (11.40%) Security Operations
26 110 (11.29%) SC Cleared
27 105 (10.78%) Telecoms
28 93 (9.55%) SIEM
29 91 (9.34%) Penetration Testing

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 34 (3.49%) MS Exchange
2 22 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.16%) Apache
3 21 (2.16%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.05%) Confluence
5 16 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (1.23%) IIS
7 10 (1.03%) MQSeries
8 9 (0.92%) CICS
9 8 (0.82%) SAS
10 6 (0.62%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.41%) CMS
12 4 (0.41%) MS Project Server
12 4 (0.41%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.21%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.10%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 67 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.59%) MS Office
3 27 (2.77%) MS Project
4 20 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.41%) Maximo
4 3 (0.31%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.23%) Office 365
4 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.62%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.51%) PaaS
6 5 (0.51%) SaaS
6 5 (0.51%) Slack
7 3 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.21%) IaaS
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 171 (17.56%) Firewall
2 126 (12.94%) Network Security
3 90 (9.24%) LAN
4 89 (9.14%) WAN
5 72 (7.39%) VPN
6 65 (6.67%) Internet
7 49 (5.03%) DNS
8 48 (4.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 48 (4.93%) VLAN
9 41 (4.21%) SAN
10 34 (3.49%) TCP/IP
10 34 (3.49%) WLAN
11 32 (3.29%) DHCP
12 29 (2.98%) IPsec
13 27 (2.77%) MPLS
14 25 (2.57%) Wireless
15 21 (2.16%) BGP
16 20 (2.05%) EIGRP
16 20 (2.05%) OSPF
17 19 (1.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (3.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 26 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 23 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (1.64%) RDBMS
9 15 (1.54%) Big Data
10 10 (1.03%) DB2
11 9 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.82%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.62%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.51%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.51%) OLTP
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 20 (2.05%) JIRA
2 12 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.31%) Burp Suite
5 2 (0.21%) AppScan
5 2 (0.21%) Grunt
6 1 (0.10%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.10%) Paros
6 1 (0.10%) Selenium
6 1 (0.10%) Subversion
6 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 263 (27.00%) Finance
2 114 (11.70%) Legal
3 105 (10.78%) Telecoms
4 52 (5.34%) Retail
5 45 (4.62%) Marketing
6 34 (3.49%) Banking
7 33 (3.39%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.16%) Electronics
9 20 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.33%) Law
11 12 (1.23%) Back Office
12 9 (0.92%) Games
13 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.72%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.51%) Automotive
16 2 (0.21%) Advertising
16 2 (0.21%) Publishing
16 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.10%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 216 (22.18%) Security Manager
2 147 (15.09%) Consultant
3 119 (12.22%) Analyst
4 112 (11.50%) Information Manager
5 109 (11.19%) Information Security Manager
5 109 (11.19%) Security Consultant
6 104 (10.68%) Security Analyst
7 64 (6.57%) Administrator
8 57 (5.85%) Security Officer
9 55 (5.65%) Security Specialist
10 47 (4.83%) Information Officer
11 46 (4.72%) Information Security Officer
12 45 (4.62%) Architect
13 39 (4.00%) Information Analyst
13 39 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
13 39 (4.00%) Security Engineer
14 38 (3.90%) IT Manager
15 36 (3.70%) DBA
16 32 (3.29%) Senior Consultant
17 30 (3.08%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (4.41%) Web Services
2 35 (3.59%) Middleware
3 23 (2.36%) XML
4 18 (1.85%) REST
5 8 (0.82%) .NET
5 8 (0.82%) ISPF
5 8 (0.82%) JSON
6 7 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.72%) HTML
6 7 (0.72%) SailPoint
7 6 (0.62%) SAML
7 6 (0.62%) SOAP
8 5 (0.51%) JSP
8 5 (0.51%) OAuth
8 5 (0.51%) Servlets
8 5 (0.51%) SPML
8 5 (0.51%) Unreal Engine
9 4 (0.41%) CSS
9 4 (0.41%) SAP Basis
10 3 (0.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 367 (37.68%) Management Information System
2 89 (9.14%) Computer Science
3 71 (7.29%) Data Protection Act
4 67 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (6.47%) CESG
6 62 (6.37%) Data Centre
7 36 (3.70%) PKI
8 34 (3.49%) NHS
9 31 (3.18%) Clustering
10 27 (2.77%) CESG CLAS
11 21 (2.16%) Replication
12 20 (2.05%) Cyberthreat
13 19 (1.95%) Driving Licence
14 16 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 15 (1.54%) Client/Server
16 13 (1.33%) Mainframe
16 13 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
17 12 (1.23%) Mathematics
17 12 (1.23%) Virtual Team
18 11 (1.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 142 (14.58%) Windows
2 83 (8.52%) Linux
3 60 (6.16%) Windows Server
4 53 (5.44%) Unix
5 34 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.44%) Solaris
9 12 (1.23%) zOS
10 9 (0.92%) AIX
11 7 (0.72%) CentOS
12 5 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.10%) Android
14 1 (0.10%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.10%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 684 (70.23%) Information Security
2 529 (54.31%) Information Security Management
3 250 (25.67%) ISMS
4 247 (25.36%) Risk Management
5 227 (23.31%) ITIL
6 214 (21.97%) Cybersecurity
7 197 (20.23%) Data Protection
8 144 (14.78%) Security Architecture
9 131 (13.45%) Business Continuity
10 129 (13.24%) Risk Assessment
11 111 (11.40%) Security Operations
12 93 (9.55%) SIEM
13 91 (9.34%) Penetration Testing
14 89 (9.14%) Identity Access Management
15 84 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
16 83 (8.52%) Incident Management
17 82 (8.42%) Project Management
18 81 (8.32%) Disaster Recovery
19 79 (8.11%) Service Delivery
20 74 (7.60%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 79 (8.11%) SQL
2 40 (4.11%) Python
3 29 (2.98%) Shell Script
4 22 (2.26%) C
4 22 (2.26%) Java
5 20 (2.05%) Perl
6 15 (1.54%) JavaScript
7 8 (0.82%) Assembly Language
7 8 (0.82%) Bash Shell
7 8 (0.82%) CLIST
7 8 (0.82%) JCL
7 8 (0.82%) REXX
8 7 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.62%) Ruby
10 5 (0.51%) BeanShell
11 4 (0.41%) C#
12 3 (0.31%) C++
12 3 (0.31%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.10%) Go
13 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 402 (41.27%) CISSP
2 266 (27.31%) CISM
3 201 (20.64%) Degree
4 187 (19.20%) CISA
5 144 (14.78%) Security Cleared
6 110 (11.29%) SC Cleared
7 62 (6.37%) CESG Certified Professional
8 51 (5.24%) CLAS
9 48 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
10 41 (4.21%) CEH
11 40 (4.11%) CRISC
12 39 (4.00%) PCI QSA
13 33 (3.39%) DV Cleared
14 30 (3.08%) CISMP
14 30 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
15 29 (2.98%) CCNA
16 28 (2.87%) SANS
17 20 (2.05%) CCNP
18 19 (1.95%) GIAC
19 17 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 453 (46.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 334 (34.29%) PCI DSS
3 74 (7.60%) COBIT
4 65 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 64 (6.57%) ISO27002
6 39 (4.00%) ISO22301
7 35 (3.59%) ISO 9001
8 32 (3.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 29 (2.98%) RMADS
10 26 (2.67%) SLA
11 14 (1.44%) GPG13
12 12 (1.23%) QA
13 10 (1.03%) BS25999
13 10 (1.03%) ISO27005
14 8 (0.82%) JSP 440
15 7 (0.72%) ISO 14001
16 6 (0.62%) HMG Infosec
16 6 (0.62%) ISAE 3402
17 5 (0.51%) COSO
17 5 (0.51%) HIPAA
System Software
1 120 (12.32%) Active Directory
2 37 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.13%) Firmware
5 11 (1.13%) Terminal Services
6 10 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.92%) RACF
8 8 (0.82%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 8 (0.82%) Time Sharing Option
9 5 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.31%) vSphere
12 1 (0.10%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.10%) Docker
12 1 (0.10%) Snort
12 1 (0.10%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (2.67%) Puppet
2 20 (2.05%) Ansible
3 16 (1.64%) Nagios
4 15 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (1.23%) Rsyslog
6 10 (1.03%) SCCM
7 9 (0.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 9 (0.92%) SCOM
8 7 (0.72%) zSecure
9 6 (0.62%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
10 5 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.41%) Nessus
11 4 (0.41%) WSUS
12 3 (0.31%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.31%) RSA Archer
12 3 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 141 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 80 (8.21%) Cisco
3 56 (5.75%) VMware
4 49 (5.03%) CA
5 47 (4.83%) HP
6 44 (4.52%) SAP
7 41 (4.21%) Oracle
8 39 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 39 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 29 (2.98%) Qualys
10 27 (2.77%) Citrix
11 20 (2.05%) Forcepoint
12 18 (1.85%) ArcSight
13 17 (1.75%) IBM
14 14 (1.44%) Sybase
15 13 (1.33%) Juniper
15 13 (1.33%) SolarWinds
15 13 (1.33%) Symantec
16 10 (1.03%) CommVault
17 9 (0.92%) arcserve
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Corporate Benefits, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Weybridge, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Unruly
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Training Budget
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rolls-Royce
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £38,896 to £47,801 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Atos
Salary: Car allowance, Bonus, Helathcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum pro rata (AfC band 8a)
Posted: 24 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago