Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Information Security Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Governance over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Governance
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1091 1105 1251
Rank change year-on-year +14 +146 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Governance 72 102 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.057% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.064% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 52 84 36
England median annual salary £63,750 £63,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £89,625 £88,750 £65,625
UK median annual salary £62,500 £63,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.79% +20.00% -10.64%

Information Security Governance 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Information Security Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Information Security Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Governance in England

Information Security Governance
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Information Security Governance in England

Information Security Governance
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Governance in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Governance in England

Information Security Governance
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
London -32 39 £70,000 +11.11%
North of England +24 11 £60,000 +41.18% 1
East of England - 10 £67,000 -
Midlands +38 7 £50,000 -50.00%
West Midlands +22 7 £50,000 -50.00%
South East +47 6 £59,000 -1.67% 1
North West -14 6 £60,000 +66.67%
Yorkshire +28 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Information Security Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Information Security Governance.

1 72 (100.00%) Information Security
2 46 (63.89%) CISM
3 45 (62.50%) CISSP
4 41 (56.94%) Risk Management
5 32 (44.44%) ISMS
6 31 (43.06%) Finance
6 31 (43.06%) CISA
7 30 (41.67%) CRISC
8 28 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 24 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (31.94%) Security Architecture
10 23 (31.94%) Management Information System
11 21 (29.17%) Degree
12 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (25.00%) Security Management
14 17 (23.61%) Information Security Management
14 17 (23.61%) COBIT
15 15 (20.83%) PCI DSS
16 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
16 13 (18.06%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (18.06%) Telecoms
17 12 (16.67%) Marketing
17 12 (16.67%) GDPR
18 11 (15.28%) Android
18 11 (15.28%) Apple iOS
18 11 (15.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Excel
18 11 (15.28%) Java
18 11 (15.28%) .NET
19 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Office

Information Security Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
2 5 (6.94%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (5.56%) Firewall
2 4 (5.56%) LDAP
2 4 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.39%) DHCP
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) MySQL
2 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.39%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) AppScan
2 1 (1.39%) Metasploit
General
1 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Telecoms
3 12 (16.67%) Marketing
4 10 (13.89%) Electronics
4 10 (13.89%) Manufacturing
5 6 (8.33%) Legal
6 5 (6.94%) Retail
7 2 (2.78%) Billing
7 2 (2.78%) Games
7 2 (2.78%) Law
8 1 (1.39%) Banking
8 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Security Manager
2 19 (26.39%) Security Specialist
3 17 (23.61%) Consultant
4 14 (19.44%) Information Security Specialist
4 14 (19.44%) Information Specialist
5 13 (18.06%) Security Consultant
6 12 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
7 10 (13.89%) Governance Manager
7 10 (13.89%) Information Governance Specialist
7 10 (13.89%) Information Manager
8 9 (12.50%) Analyst
8 9 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
8 9 (12.50%) Security Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) Information Analyst
9 6 (8.33%) Information Governance Manager
9 6 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
10 5 (6.94%) Application Security Specialist
10 5 (6.94%) Applications Specialist
10 5 (6.94%) CISSP Consultant
10 5 (6.94%) CISSP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) .NET
2 9 (12.50%) J2EE
3 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (6.94%) CSS
3 5 (6.94%) HTML
3 5 (6.94%) JSP
3 5 (6.94%) XML
3 5 (6.94%) XSL
4 4 (5.56%) OAuth
4 4 (5.56%) OAuth2
4 4 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) Internet of Things
4 4 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.39%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.39%) Fintech
7 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Android
1 11 (15.28%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Information Security
2 41 (56.94%) Risk Management
3 32 (44.44%) ISMS
4 24 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (31.94%) Security Architecture
6 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (25.00%) Security Management
8 17 (23.61%) Information Security Management
9 13 (18.06%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (13.89%) IT Audit
10 10 (13.89%) ITIL
10 10 (13.89%) Programme Management
11 9 (12.50%) Data Protection
11 9 (12.50%) Security Testing
12 8 (11.11%) Project Management
12 8 (11.11%) Secure Coding
13 7 (9.72%) Privileged Access Management
14 6 (8.33%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) Java
2 6 (8.33%) VB
3 5 (6.94%) C#
3 5 (6.94%) C++
3 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.94%) Objective-C
3 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.78%) C
5 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.39%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (63.89%) CISM
2 45 (62.50%) CISSP
3 31 (43.06%) CISA
4 30 (41.67%) CRISC
5 21 (29.17%) Degree
6 6 (8.33%) CISMP
6 6 (8.33%) SANS
7 3 (4.17%) CEH
7 3 (4.17%) CGEIT
8 2 (2.78%) CCNA
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.78%) GIAC
8 2 (2.78%) GSEC
8 2 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 2 (2.78%) ISSMP
8 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.39%) ECSA
9 1 (1.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (23.61%) COBIT
3 15 (20.83%) PCI DSS
4 12 (16.67%) GDPR
5 9 (12.50%) ISO 22301
6 5 (6.94%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (4.17%) ISO 31000
8 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
8 1 (1.39%) PMO
8 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) EnCase
1 1 (1.39%) Nessus
1 1 (1.39%) Nexpose
1 1 (1.39%) Nmap
1 1 (1.39%) Suricata
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) SAP
3 9 (12.50%) Apple
3 9 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (6.94%) Oracle
4 5 (6.94%) Xamarin
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco
6 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.17%) CyberArk
6 3 (4.17%) LogRhythm
6 3 (4.17%) Palo Alto
6 3 (4.17%) Proofpoint
7 2 (2.78%) F5
7 2 (2.78%) Forcepoint
7 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.78%) Gemalto
7 2 (2.78%) Kaspersky
7 2 (2.78%) McAfee
7 2 (2.78%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.39%) Sophos