Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Security Auditing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Auditing over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Auditing
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 542 540 611
Rank change year-on-year -2 +71 +28
Permanent jobs citing Security Auditing 5 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.017% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.023% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
South East median annual salary £65,000 £77,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.13% +31.91% +42.42%
10th Percentile £49,500 £56,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £90,625 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +41.18%

Security Auditing 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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,417 25,885 32,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.48% 89.21% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21,820 21,324 27,047
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Security Auditing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Auditing in the South East

Security Auditing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Security Auditing in the South East

Security Auditing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Auditing in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Auditing in the South East

Security Auditing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Auditing within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Thames Valley +15 5 £65,000 -5.45% 1
Berkshire -6 4 £65,000 -25.71%
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Security Auditing
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Security Auditing 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 South East region with a requirement for Security Auditing.

1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) OpenUP
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) SCADA
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (80.00%) CRISC
2 4 (80.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Okta
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Nessus
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS

Security Auditing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Creative Thinking
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CRISC
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Okta