Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Management over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 325 347
Rank change year-on-year +95 +22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 102 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.97% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 15
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +44.58% -29.36%
10th Percentile £34,900 £40,625 £32,300
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% -3.64%

Security Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,409 10,397 11,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.52% 89.93% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7,040 8,491 9,806
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in the East of England

Security Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Management in the East of England.

Salary trend for Security Management in the East of England

Security Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Management in the East of England

Security Management
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +64 50 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Hertfordshire +34 41 £55,000 -21.43% 3
Bedfordshire +13 6 £55,000 - 1
Essex +11 4 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Suffolk - 1 £47,500 - 1
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 67 (65.69%) CISSP
2 58 (56.86%) Risk Management
3 57 (55.88%) Information Security
3 57 (55.88%) Security Operations
4 54 (52.94%) Firewall
5 51 (50.00%) SIEM
6 50 (49.02%) Microsoft
7 44 (43.14%) Retail
7 44 (43.14%) Data Loss Prevention
7 44 (43.14%) Event Correlation
8 43 (42.16%) Cybersecurity
9 42 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
10 40 (39.22%) Security Operations Centre
11 37 (36.27%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (31.37%) Splunk
13 31 (30.39%) Management Information System
14 29 (28.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (28.43%) MCSE
15 28 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
16 27 (26.47%) Self-Motivation
17 25 (24.51%) Computer Security
18 24 (23.53%) Wireshark
18 24 (23.53%) Information Management
18 24 (23.53%) GCIH
18 24 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
18 24 (23.53%) Symantec
18 24 (23.53%) Threat Intelligence
18 24 (23.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
18 24 (23.53%) Analytics
18 24 (23.53%) Cyber Threat Intelligence

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.94%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.88%) Office 365
3 3 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (52.94%) Firewall
2 24 (23.53%) Wireshark
3 13 (12.75%) DHCP
3 13 (12.75%) DNS
4 8 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (5.88%) Skype
6 5 (4.90%) Network Security
7 1 (0.98%) DMZ
7 1 (0.98%) VLAN
7 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) GIS
General
1 44 (43.14%) Retail
2 12 (11.76%) Finance
3 6 (5.88%) Legal
4 4 (3.92%) Romanian Language
4 4 (3.92%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 32 (31.37%) Analyst
2 20 (19.61%) Architect
2 20 (19.61%) Security Architect
2 20 (19.61%) Security Manager
2 20 (19.61%) Service Architect
3 17 (16.67%) IT Architect
3 17 (16.67%) IT Security Architect
4 13 (12.75%) Security Analyst
4 13 (12.75%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Information Manager
5 11 (10.78%) Information Security Manager
6 8 (7.84%) Information Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) QA Tester
6 8 (7.84%) Tester
7 6 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Head of Security
8 5 (4.90%) IT Security Manager
8 5 (4.90%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 40 (39.22%) Security Operations Centre
2 37 (36.27%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (30.39%) Management Information System
4 27 (26.47%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (23.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 24 (23.53%) Cyberthreat
6 22 (21.57%) Data Centre
7 19 (18.63%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (4.90%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.65%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (56.86%) Risk Management
2 57 (55.88%) Information Security
2 57 (55.88%) Security Operations
3 51 (50.00%) SIEM
4 44 (43.14%) Data Loss Prevention
4 44 (43.14%) Event Correlation
5 43 (42.16%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (24.51%) Computer Security
8 24 (23.53%) Analytics
8 24 (23.53%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 24 (23.53%) Information Management
8 24 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
8 24 (23.53%) Threat Intelligence
9 21 (20.59%) Information Security Management
10 19 (18.63%) Cyber Intelligence
10 19 (18.63%) Incident Management
11 15 (14.71%) ISMS
12 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
13 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (65.69%) CISSP
2 42 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (28.43%) MCSE
3 29 (28.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (23.53%) GCIH
5 23 (22.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 23 (22.55%) SANS
6 22 (21.57%) CCNP
6 22 (21.57%) CCSP
6 22 (21.57%) CEH
6 22 (21.57%) CSSLP
6 22 (21.57%) GCWN
6 22 (21.57%) ISSAP
6 22 (21.57%) ISSEP
6 22 (21.57%) RHCA
6 22 (21.57%) RHCE
6 22 (21.57%) SSCP
7 21 (20.59%) CCNA
7 21 (20.59%) GCIA
7 21 (20.59%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.84%) QA
3 6 (5.88%) COBIT
4 5 (4.90%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (4.90%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.94%) GDPR
5 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (1.96%) RMADS
7 1 (0.98%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.98%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (19.61%) Active Directory
1 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (23.53%) RSA Security Analytics
2 19 (18.63%) Stealthwatch
3 7 (6.86%) SCOM
4 1 (0.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.98%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 50 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 32 (31.37%) Splunk
3 24 (23.53%) Symantec
4 22 (21.57%) Cisco
4 22 (21.57%) Red Hat
5 20 (19.61%) VMware
6 19 (18.63%) CheckPoint
6 19 (18.63%) Qualys
7 1 (0.98%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.98%) Citrix
7 1 (0.98%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.98%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.98%) Juniper
7 1 (0.98%) McAfee