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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 471 541 591
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +50
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 556 496 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.52% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 432 386 336
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +17.64%

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
89899 94925 101915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.67% 85.97% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 74807 76710 82206
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 £32,000 £30,500
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 5 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 5 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
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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 +56 538 £57,500 +9.52% 56
London +45 218 £65,000 +13.04% 9
South East +14 133 £50,000 +11.11% 16
South West +38 45 £50,000 +17.64% 6
West Midlands +10 40 £55,000 -0.99% 1
Surrey +29 39 £50,000 +33.33% 7
North West +8 37 £52,875 +0.71% 9
Berkshire +9 34 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Yorkshire +22 33 £45,000 +32.35% 4
Manchester +26 29 £55,000 -15.38% 7
West Yorkshire +28 24 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Leeds +18 23 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Hampshire +16 23 £42,500 -5.55% 3
City of London +2 23 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Guildford +16 22 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucestershire +23 21 £60,000 +17.64% 1
East of England -4 20 £30,500 -39.00% 5
Cheltenham - 18 £49,500 - 1
Birmingham 0 17 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Milton Keynes +19 13 £64,250 -4.81% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 13 £64,250 +7.08% 2
Hertfordshire +12 12 £30,500 -41.90% 3
Slough +11 12 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Reading -1 11 £37,500 -31.81%
Kent -7 10 £43,000 -33.84%
Cornwall - 8 £60,000 -
Fareham - 8 £42,500 -
Bristol +8 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Aldershot - 7 £57,500 -
Scotland -14 6 £55,000 -21.42% 6

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 898 (75.91%) Information Security
2 605 (51.14%) Information Security Management
3 588 (49.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 538 (45.48%) CISSP
5 474 (40.07%) Management Information System
6 363 (30.68%) CISM
7 328 (27.73%) Risk Management
8 286 (24.18%) ITIL
9 281 (23.75%) Finance
10 275 (23.25%) PCI DSS
11 262 (22.15%) ISMS
12 252 (21.30%) Windows
13 191 (16.15%) Data Protection
14 183 (15.47%) Degree
15 182 (15.38%) Firewall
16 174 (14.71%) Microsoft
17 167 (14.12%) Cybersecurity
18 148 (12.51%) CISA
19 145 (12.26%) Business Continuity
20 144 (12.17%) Risk Assessment
21 142 (12.00%) Network Security
22 141 (11.92%) Security Architecture
23 139 (11.75%) Security Operations
24 137 (11.58%) Legal
25 136 (11.50%) Security Cleared
26 127 (10.74%) Linux
27 120 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
28 118 (9.97%) SIEM
29 117 (9.89%) Penetration Testing
30 108 (9.13%) 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 44 (3.72%) IIS
2 32 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 10 (0.85%) SharePoint
4 9 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (0.51%) CICS
7 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.51%) MQSeries
7 6 (0.51%) SAS
7 6 (0.51%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.25%) CMS
10 2 (0.17%) Apache
10 2 (0.17%) nginx
10 2 (0.17%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.17%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.085%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.085%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.96%) MS Office
3 12 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.25%) MS Project
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.25%) Line 500
3 2 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.17%) AWD
3 2 (0.17%) Unica
4 1 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.76%) SaaS
4 8 (0.68%) Office 365
5 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 182 (15.38%) Firewall
2 142 (12.00%) Network Security
3 80 (6.76%) TCP/IP
4 76 (6.42%) Internet
5 73 (6.17%) WAN
6 71 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 63 (5.33%) LAN
8 62 (5.24%) Wireless
9 59 (4.99%) VPN
10 50 (4.23%) SAN
11 29 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (2.20%) DNS
12 26 (2.20%) SSL
13 24 (2.03%) MPLS
14 22 (1.86%) HTTP
15 19 (1.61%) HTTPS
15 19 (1.61%) VoIP
16 17 (1.44%) BGP
17 16 (1.35%) iSCSI
18 15 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (2.54%) MySQL
4 27 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (1.94%) Big Data
6 22 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.68%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.51%) DB2
12 6 (0.51%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.42%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (0.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 15 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 9 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (0.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.17%) AppScan
3 2 (0.17%) GitLab
3 2 (0.17%) JIRA
4 1 (0.085%) Grunt
4 1 (0.085%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.085%) Paros
General
1 281 (23.75%) Finance
2 137 (11.58%) Legal
3 81 (6.85%) Banking
4 74 (6.26%) Telecoms
5 43 (3.63%) Marketing
6 26 (2.20%) Retail
7 24 (2.03%) Back Office
8 20 (1.69%) Law
9 16 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.18%) Electronics
11 12 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.93%) Investment Banking
13 8 (0.68%) Publishing
14 6 (0.51%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.51%) Billing
15 5 (0.42%) Automotive
16 4 (0.34%) Advertising
16 4 (0.34%) Games
16 4 (0.34%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 260 (21.98%) Security Manager
2 180 (15.22%) Consultant
3 174 (14.71%) Analyst
4 149 (12.60%) Information Manager
4 149 (12.60%) Information Security Manager
5 147 (12.43%) Security Analyst
6 138 (11.67%) Security Consultant
7 113 (9.55%) Security Officer
8 99 (8.37%) Information Security Officer
9 98 (8.28%) Information Officer
10 85 (7.19%) IT Manager
11 70 (5.92%) IT Security Manager
12 66 (5.58%) Information Analyst
12 66 (5.58%) Information Security Analyst
13 54 (4.56%) Head of Security
14 51 (4.31%) Administrator
15 49 (4.14%) Security Engineer
15 49 (4.14%) Security Specialist
16 46 (3.89%) Architect
17 45 (3.80%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (5.49%) Web Services
2 19 (1.61%) .NET
3 17 (1.44%) WCF
4 16 (1.35%) JSON
4 16 (1.35%) Middleware
5 14 (1.18%) HTML
6 13 (1.10%) CSS
7 12 (1.01%) .NET Framework
8 11 (0.93%) Regular Expression
9 10 (0.85%) Ajax
10 9 (0.76%) ASP.NET
10 9 (0.76%) Entity Framework
11 8 (0.68%) ActiveX
11 8 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (0.68%) RESTful
11 8 (0.68%) WinForms
11 8 (0.68%) WPF
11 8 (0.68%) X-Windows
12 4 (0.34%) ISPF
12 4 (0.34%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 474 (40.07%) Management Information System
2 69 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (5.83%) CESG
2 69 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 54 (4.56%) Data Protection Act
4 53 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 39 (3.30%) CESG CLAS
6 35 (2.96%) Replication
7 33 (2.79%) Blackberry
7 33 (2.79%) Mainframe
8 32 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
9 27 (2.28%) Statistics
10 24 (2.03%) PKI
11 22 (1.86%) Security Operations Centre
12 19 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 18 (1.52%) AS400
13 18 (1.52%) Social Media
14 17 (1.44%) IBM Mainframe
15 15 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
15 15 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 252 (21.30%) Windows
2 127 (10.74%) Linux
3 103 (8.71%) Unix
4 66 (5.58%) Windows Server
5 55 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (3.55%) Android
8 37 (3.13%) CentOS
9 28 (2.37%) Apple iOS
10 26 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.68%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.59%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.51%) zOS
16 5 (0.42%) Solaris
16 5 (0.42%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.42%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.34%) VMS
18 2 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 898 (75.91%) Information Security
2 605 (51.14%) Information Security Management
3 328 (27.73%) Risk Management
4 286 (24.18%) ITIL
5 262 (22.15%) ISMS
6 191 (16.15%) Data Protection
7 167 (14.12%) Cybersecurity
8 145 (12.26%) Business Continuity
9 144 (12.17%) Risk Assessment
10 141 (11.92%) Security Architecture
11 139 (11.75%) Security Operations
12 120 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 118 (9.97%) SIEM
14 117 (9.89%) Penetration Testing
15 102 (8.62%) Project Management
16 82 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
17 81 (6.85%) Change Management
18 78 (6.59%) Service Delivery
19 75 (6.34%) Information Assurance
20 73 (6.17%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 79 (6.68%) SQL
2 49 (4.14%) Shell Script
3 40 (3.38%) Python
4 33 (2.79%) Perl
5 32 (2.70%) Java
6 22 (1.86%) C
6 22 (1.86%) C#
7 17 (1.44%) Bash Shell
8 13 (1.10%) C++
9 11 (0.93%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.42%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.34%) Assembly Language
12 4 (0.34%) CLIST
12 4 (0.34%) JCL
12 4 (0.34%) PHP
12 4 (0.34%) REXX
13 2 (0.17%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.17%) R
13 2 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 538 (45.48%) CISSP
2 363 (30.68%) CISM
3 183 (15.47%) Degree
4 148 (12.51%) CISA
5 136 (11.50%) Security Cleared
6 92 (7.78%) SC Cleared
7 69 (5.83%) CLAS
8 51 (4.31%) CESG Certified Professional
9 45 (3.80%) SANS
10 44 (3.72%) DV Cleared
11 42 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
12 37 (3.13%) CISMP
13 36 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 32 (2.70%) IISP
15 30 (2.54%) MCSE
16 29 (2.45%) CCNA
16 29 (2.45%) CEH
17 22 (1.86%) PCI QSA
18 21 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
19 18 (1.52%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 588 (49.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 275 (23.25%) PCI DSS
3 104 (8.79%) COBIT
4 62 (5.24%) ISO 9001
5 48 (4.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 47 (3.97%) ISO27002
7 46 (3.89%) ISO22301
8 43 (3.63%) QA
9 36 (3.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 29 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 24 (2.03%) SLA
12 23 (1.94%) RMADS
13 18 (1.52%) ISO 14001
14 13 (1.10%) BS25999
15 8 (0.68%) GPG13
15 8 (0.68%) HMG Infosec
16 7 (0.59%) Data Quality
16 7 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 7 (0.59%) JSP 440
17 6 (0.51%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 86 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 51 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.86%) vSphere
4 16 (1.35%) XenApp
5 11 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.68%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.51%) RACF
8 4 (0.34%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 4 (0.34%) KVM
8 4 (0.34%) Time Sharing Option
9 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.25%) NFS
9 3 (0.25%) Snort
10 2 (0.17%) Docker
10 2 (0.17%) Firmware
10 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.085%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.085%) UAG
Systems Management
1 52 (4.40%) Puppet
2 23 (1.94%) SCOM
3 22 (1.86%) Nagios
4 17 (1.44%) ZABBIX
5 15 (1.27%) Ansible
6 13 (1.10%) Backup Exec
7 11 (0.93%) Nessus
7 11 (0.93%) SCCM
8 9 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
9 7 (0.59%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.51%) WSUS
11 5 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.42%) QRadar
12 4 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
12 4 (0.34%) zSecure
13 3 (0.25%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.25%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 174 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 108 (9.13%) VMware
3 100 (8.45%) Cisco
4 48 (4.06%) HP
5 40 (3.38%) CheckPoint
6 36 (3.04%) Red Hat
6 36 (3.04%) Splunk
7 33 (2.79%) IBM
8 31 (2.62%) Citrix
8 31 (2.62%) Oracle
9 29 (2.45%) ArcSight
10 28 (2.37%) Juniper
11 25 (2.11%) SAP
12 24 (2.03%) Sourcefire
13 23 (1.94%) CA
13 23 (1.94%) Remedy
14 19 (1.61%) Forcepoint
15 18 (1.52%) Sybase
15 18 (1.52%) Symantec
16 17 (1.44%) EMC
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The British Red Cross
Salary: £45k - £47k pa including market supplement
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bishopton, Renfrewshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Andover
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Skipton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
London
CSC
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: 14 days ago