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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Management
UK
Rank 446 448 556
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +108
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 465 591 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.59% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.68% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 360 456 353
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 £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%

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
73134 87529 90334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.13% 87.67% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60219 72776 74467
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 £31,000
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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +18 452 £52,500 -8.69% 50
London +22 181 £55,000 -8.33% 21
South East +21 92 £52,500 -8.69% 9
North West -15 59 £49,750 -9.54% 4
City of London +26 46 £46,000 -16.36% 5
East of England +35 34 £63,750 +6.25% 1
South West +21 34 £58,750 +6.81% 7
Berkshire +48 33 £44,000 -24.13% 1
Manchester -35 29 £44,000 -47.46% 3
Reading +44 23 £37,000 -39.34%
West Midlands +12 23 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Yorkshire +12 21 £40,000 -33.33%
Gloucestershire +1 17 £65,000 -18.75% 3
Surrey +31 16 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Birmingham +3 15 £37,500 -10.71% 3
Hampshire -4 15 £45,000 -5.05% 5
Cheshire +24 14 £60,000 +39.53% 1
East Sussex +21 13 £50,000 -28.57%
Brighton +17 13 £50,000 -28.57%
Hertfordshire +10 12 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +21 11 £65,000 +44.44%
West Yorkshire +18 11 £51,250 +2.50%
Leeds +17 11 £51,250 +5.12%
Bristol -11 11 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Essex +26 10 £43,000 -
Cambridge +17 10 £65,750 +46.11%
Lancashire -5 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Gloucester - 8 £65,000 -
Redhill - 8 £60,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 8 £57,500 -

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 682 (71.04%) Information Security
2 538 (56.04%) Information Security Management
3 425 (44.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 399 (41.56%) Management Information System
5 362 (37.71%) CISSP
6 293 (30.52%) Finance
7 277 (28.85%) Risk Management
8 268 (27.92%) CISM
9 262 (27.29%) ISMS
10 245 (25.52%) Firewall
11 240 (25.00%) PCI DSS
12 236 (24.58%) ITIL
13 164 (17.08%) Data Protection
14 162 (16.88%) Network Security
15 161 (16.77%) Degree
16 159 (16.56%) Cybersecurity
17 158 (16.46%) Security Cleared
18 156 (16.25%) Risk Assessment
19 152 (15.83%) CISA
20 150 (15.63%) Security Architecture
21 128 (13.33%) Legal
22 126 (13.13%) SIEM
23 124 (12.92%) Security Operations
24 122 (12.71%) Windows
25 121 (12.60%) SC Cleared
26 119 (12.40%) Incident Management
27 118 (12.29%) Penetration Testing
28 115 (11.98%) Business Continuity
29 113 (11.77%) COBIT
30 106 (11.04%) 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 22 (2.29%) MS Exchange
2 19 (1.98%) Apache
3 18 (1.88%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 16 (1.67%) IIS
6 13 (1.35%) Confluence
7 8 (0.83%) MS Project Server
8 6 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.52%) MQSeries
9 5 (0.52%) SAS
10 4 (0.42%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.31%) CICS
11 3 (0.31%) Drupal
12 2 (0.21%) nginx
12 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.10%) JBoss
13 1 (0.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 62 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 48 (5.00%) MS Office
3 26 (2.71%) MS Project
4 25 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 22 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 14 (1.46%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.31%) Maximo
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.10%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.75%) Office 365
2 27 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.73%) SaaS
6 5 (0.52%) Slack
7 4 (0.42%) iPaaS
8 3 (0.31%) PaaS
9 2 (0.21%) GitHub
9 2 (0.21%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.10%) G Suite
10 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.10%) IaaS
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 245 (25.52%) Firewall
2 162 (16.88%) Network Security
3 83 (8.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 79 (8.23%) WAN
5 72 (7.50%) Internet
5 72 (7.50%) LAN
6 71 (7.40%) VPN
7 70 (7.29%) DNS
8 61 (6.35%) VLAN
9 54 (5.63%) DHCP
10 47 (4.90%) WLAN
11 40 (4.17%) TCP/IP
12 32 (3.33%) IPsec
13 23 (2.40%) MPLS
13 23 (2.40%) SAN
14 21 (2.19%) BGP
14 21 (2.19%) SSL
15 20 (2.08%) EIGRP
15 20 (2.08%) OSPF
16 18 (1.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (7.40%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 23 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (1.98%) Oracle Database
8 18 (1.88%) Big Data
9 16 (1.67%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.15%) Star Schema
13 8 (0.83%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.73%) MySQL
14 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 13 (1.35%) JIRA
2 9 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.42%) Burp Suite
3 4 (0.42%) Subversion
4 3 (0.31%) Trac
5 2 (0.21%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.10%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.10%) webpack
General
1 293 (30.52%) Finance
2 128 (13.33%) Legal
3 105 (10.94%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.48%) Banking
5 35 (3.65%) Retail
6 24 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.50%) Marketing
7 23 (2.40%) Law
8 17 (1.77%) Electronics
9 14 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.25%) Games
11 11 (1.15%) Aerospace
11 11 (1.15%) German Language
11 11 (1.15%) Spanish Language
12 9 (0.94%) French Language
12 9 (0.94%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.52%) Back Office
13 5 (0.52%) Billing
14 4 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.31%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 237 (24.69%) Security Manager
2 187 (19.48%) Analyst
3 157 (16.35%) Security Analyst
4 128 (13.33%) Information Manager
5 125 (13.02%) Consultant
6 116 (12.08%) Information Security Manager
7 87 (9.06%) Security Consultant
8 79 (8.23%) Information Analyst
8 79 (8.23%) Information Security Analyst
9 64 (6.67%) Security Engineer
10 46 (4.79%) Administrator
11 40 (4.17%) Architect
11 40 (4.17%) Security Specialist
12 39 (4.06%) Information Security Consultant
13 36 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
14 35 (3.65%) Security Officer
15 34 (3.54%) Cybersecurity Manager
16 29 (3.02%) IT Analyst
16 29 (3.02%) IT Manager
16 29 (3.02%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.77%) Middleware
2 14 (1.46%) Web Services
3 13 (1.35%) XML
4 7 (0.73%) .NET
5 6 (0.63%) SAML
6 5 (0.52%) ISPF
6 5 (0.52%) OAuth
6 5 (0.52%) Unreal Engine
7 4 (0.42%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.42%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.21%) ActiveX
8 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.21%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (0.21%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.21%) SOAP
8 2 (0.21%) WCF
8 2 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.21%) WinForms
8 2 (0.21%) WPF
8 2 (0.21%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 399 (41.56%) Management Information System
2 89 (9.27%) Data Protection Act
3 68 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 55 (5.73%) Data Centre
5 52 (5.42%) NHS
6 50 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (5.00%) CESG
8 36 (3.75%) PKI
9 34 (3.54%) Security Operations Centre
10 32 (3.33%) Clustering
11 26 (2.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 22 (2.29%) Replication
13 20 (2.08%) Mathematics
14 15 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
15 14 (1.46%) Driving Licence
15 14 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
16 12 (1.25%) Cryptography
16 12 (1.25%) Private Cloud
17 11 (1.15%) Client/Server
18 10 (1.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 122 (12.71%) Windows
2 90 (9.38%) Linux
3 44 (4.58%) Windows Server
4 41 (4.27%) Unix
5 27 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.35%) Windows 10
8 12 (1.25%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.04%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.73%) zOS
11 6 (0.63%) Android
12 4 (0.42%) AIX
12 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.42%) Solaris
13 3 (0.31%) CentOS
13 3 (0.31%) VMS
13 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 682 (71.04%) Information Security
2 538 (56.04%) Information Security Management
3 277 (28.85%) Risk Management
4 262 (27.29%) ISMS
5 236 (24.58%) ITIL
6 164 (17.08%) Data Protection
7 159 (16.56%) Cybersecurity
8 156 (16.25%) Risk Assessment
9 150 (15.63%) Security Architecture
10 126 (13.13%) SIEM
11 124 (12.92%) Security Operations
12 119 (12.40%) Incident Management
13 118 (12.29%) Penetration Testing
14 115 (11.98%) Business Continuity
15 86 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
15 86 (8.96%) Identity Access Management
16 84 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
17 81 (8.44%) Continuous Improvement
18 79 (8.23%) Service Management
19 74 (7.71%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 61 (6.35%) SQL
2 30 (3.13%) C
3 23 (2.40%) Python
4 20 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 12 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 10 (1.04%) C++
6 10 (1.04%) Perl
7 8 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 8 (0.83%) C#
8 7 (0.73%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.52%) Assembly Language
9 5 (0.52%) CLIST
9 5 (0.52%) JCL
9 5 (0.52%) REXX
10 4 (0.42%) Ruby
11 3 (0.31%) Java
11 3 (0.31%) PHP
11 3 (0.31%) VB
11 3 (0.31%) VBScript
12 2 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 362 (37.71%) CISSP
2 268 (27.92%) CISM
3 161 (16.77%) Degree
4 158 (16.46%) Security Cleared
5 152 (15.83%) CISA
6 121 (12.60%) SC Cleared
7 77 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
8 58 (6.04%) CEH
9 43 (4.48%) CESG Certified Professional
9 43 (4.48%) CISMP
10 39 (4.06%) CRISC
11 33 (3.44%) DV Cleared
12 29 (3.02%) CCNP
13 28 (2.92%) CCNA
14 26 (2.71%) CCIE
14 26 (2.71%) CCSE
15 24 (2.50%) GIAC
16 23 (2.40%) SANS
17 22 (2.29%) CCSP
18 21 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 425 (44.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 240 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 113 (11.77%) COBIT
4 54 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 49 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 44 (4.58%) SLA
7 36 (3.75%) ISO27002
8 32 (3.33%) GPG13
8 32 (3.33%) RMADS
9 28 (2.92%) GDPR
9 28 (2.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 15 (1.56%) ISO 9001
10 15 (1.56%) QA
11 13 (1.35%) JSP 440
12 12 (1.25%) ISO22301
13 9 (0.94%) ISO27005
14 8 (0.83%) HMG Infosec
15 6 (0.63%) BS25999
16 5 (0.52%) COSO
16 5 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 106 (11.04%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.77%) Hyper-V
3 17 (1.77%) Terminal Services
4 13 (1.35%) Firmware
4 13 (1.35%) ProxySG
5 9 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (0.83%) Docker
7 7 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.73%) XenApp
7 7 (0.73%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.73%) XenServer
8 6 (0.63%) MetaFrame
8 6 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.52%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 5 (0.52%) Time Sharing Option
10 4 (0.42%) DFS Replication
10 4 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.31%) RACF
11 3 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (2.50%) Puppet
2 21 (2.19%) Ansible
3 14 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.15%) Nagios
5 8 (0.83%) SCCM
6 7 (0.73%) CSIRT
6 7 (0.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 7 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.63%) Rsyslog
8 5 (0.52%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.42%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.31%) FreeIPA
10 3 (0.31%) QRadar
10 3 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.31%) zSecure
11 2 (0.21%) NetApp OnCommand
11 2 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 103 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 91 (9.48%) Cisco
3 41 (4.27%) VMware
4 40 (4.17%) Citrix
5 38 (3.96%) CheckPoint
6 36 (3.75%) F5
6 36 (3.75%) Oracle
7 34 (3.54%) HP
8 26 (2.71%) Red Hat
9 25 (2.60%) SAP
10 24 (2.50%) Juniper
11 23 (2.40%) Palo Alto
12 21 (2.19%) Fortinet
13 19 (1.98%) Forcepoint
14 18 (1.88%) ServiceNow
15 17 (1.77%) Intel Security
16 14 (1.46%) Blue Coat
16 14 (1.46%) CA
16 14 (1.46%) Qualys
16 14 (1.46%) Sourcefire
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k + 10% + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum bonus + 15% flex benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + car, pension, shares, annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum £65k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: c. £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 17 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 17 days ago