Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 375 422
Rank change year-on-year -17 +47 +36
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 155 221 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.63% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.72% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 107 178 226
South East median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £70,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 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 26949 30583 37028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.48% 87.45% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22185 25384 30618
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in the South East

Security Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Security Management in the South East

Security Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Management in the South East

Security Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Surrey +20 66 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Thames Valley -10 32 £36,250 -30.95% 4
Hampshire -6 30 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Berkshire -13 26 £36,000 -18.18% 3
East Sussex +9 10 £42,000 -11.58%
Kent +19 9 £50,000 -21.57%
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £57,500 +79.69% 1
West Sussex -6 3 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the South East region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 95 (61.29%) Information Security
2 92 (59.35%) Information Security Management
3 73 (47.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 70 (45.16%) Network Security
5 67 (43.23%) CISSP
6 65 (41.94%) Management Information System
7 60 (38.71%) Firewall
8 57 (36.77%) Finance
9 51 (32.90%) CISM
10 49 (31.61%) ITIL
11 48 (30.97%) Risk Assessment
11 48 (30.97%) Penetration Testing
12 46 (29.68%) Active Directory
13 39 (25.16%) Process Improvement
13 39 (25.16%) CRISC
14 36 (23.23%) Risk Analysis
14 36 (23.23%) GIAC
15 34 (21.94%) ISMS
15 34 (21.94%) Security Operations
16 29 (18.71%) IT Governance
17 28 (18.06%) Strategic Planning
18 24 (15.48%) Cisco
18 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
19 23 (14.84%) Project Management
19 23 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (14.84%) Line Management
20 22 (14.19%) Service Delivery
21 21 (13.55%) HP
21 21 (13.55%) SIEM
22 20 (12.90%) Cisco Certification

Security Management
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 9 (5.81%) IIS
2 6 (3.87%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.94%) Apache
3 3 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.94%) nginx
3 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.29%) Moodle
4 2 (1.29%) Totara
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.23%) IaaS
4 3 (1.94%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) npm
5 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (45.16%) Network Security
2 60 (38.71%) Firewall
3 19 (12.26%) VPN
4 18 (11.61%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (11.61%) SSL
5 17 (10.97%) IPsec
6 16 (10.32%) VLAN
7 15 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (8.39%) BGP
8 13 (8.39%) Cisco ISE
8 13 (8.39%) Ethernet
8 13 (8.39%) MPLS
8 13 (8.39%) OSPF
8 13 (8.39%) SNMP
8 13 (8.39%) TCP/IP
8 13 (8.39%) Wireless
9 5 (3.23%) NetScreen
9 5 (3.23%) SMS
10 3 (1.94%) LAN
10 3 (1.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.52%) RDBMS
3 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.29%) MySQL
6 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
7 1 (0.65%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.29%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.29%) JIRA
1 2 (1.29%) Selenium
1 2 (1.29%) TestComplete
1 2 (1.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.65%) Bower
2 1 (0.65%) Grunt
2 1 (0.65%) gulp
2 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
2 1 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (0.65%) Moq
2 1 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 57 (36.77%) Finance
2 15 (9.68%) Billing
3 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.94%) Legal
4 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.29%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (31.61%) Analyst
1 49 (31.61%) Security Analyst
2 37 (23.87%) Information Analyst
2 37 (23.87%) Information Security Analyst
3 15 (9.68%) Security Manager
4 12 (7.74%) Compliance Manager
5 11 (7.10%) Administrator
6 9 (5.81%) Consultant
6 9 (5.81%) IT Manager
7 8 (5.16%) DBA
7 8 (5.16%) Risk Manager
8 7 (4.52%) Governance Analyst
9 6 (3.87%) Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (3.87%) Security Engineer
9 6 (3.87%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (3.23%) Security Consultant
10 5 (3.23%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) .NET
1 4 (2.58%) CSS
1 4 (2.58%) HTML
1 4 (2.58%) jQuery
2 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.94%) Web Services
3 2 (1.29%) Ajax
4 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.65%) CSS3
4 1 (0.65%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.65%) HTML5
4 1 (0.65%) LAMP
4 1 (0.65%) OAuth
4 1 (0.65%) OpenID
4 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (41.94%) Management Information System
2 15 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 13 (8.39%) FlexPod
4 10 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.52%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (3.87%) Derivative
6 6 (3.87%) Fintech
7 5 (3.23%) Cloud Native
7 5 (3.23%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (3.23%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.58%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.58%) Replication
9 2 (1.29%) Blog
9 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.29%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.29%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.65%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.90%) Windows
2 15 (9.68%) Linux
3 9 (5.81%) Unix
4 7 (4.52%) CentOS
5 6 (3.87%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.29%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) Debian
8 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (61.29%) Information Security
2 92 (59.35%) Information Security Management
3 49 (31.61%) ITIL
4 48 (30.97%) Penetration Testing
4 48 (30.97%) Risk Assessment
5 39 (25.16%) Process Improvement
6 36 (23.23%) Risk Analysis
7 34 (21.94%) ISMS
7 34 (21.94%) Security Operations
8 29 (18.71%) IT Governance
9 28 (18.06%) Strategic Planning
10 23 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (14.84%) Line Management
10 23 (14.84%) Project Management
11 22 (14.19%) Service Delivery
12 21 (13.55%) SIEM
13 20 (12.90%) Risk Management
14 18 (11.61%) ITIL V3
15 15 (9.68%) Mentoring
15 15 (9.68%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.39%) SQL
2 6 (3.87%) Bash Shell
2 6 (3.87%) Perl
2 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.87%) Python
2 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.58%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.94%) C#
5 2 (1.29%) Java
5 2 (1.29%) PHP
5 2 (1.29%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (43.23%) CISSP
2 51 (32.90%) CISM
3 39 (25.16%) CRISC
4 36 (23.23%) GIAC
5 20 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (9.68%) CCNP
6 15 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 14 (9.03%) SC Cleared
8 8 (5.16%) CISA
8 8 (5.16%) Degree
9 6 (3.87%) DV Cleared
9 6 (3.87%) RHCE
9 6 (3.87%) RHCSA
10 5 (3.23%) CCNA
10 5 (3.23%) CEH
10 5 (3.23%) JNCIS
11 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.94%) CGEIT
12 3 (1.94%) SANS
13 2 (1.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (47.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (11.61%) QA
3 11 (7.10%) PCI DSS
4 10 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 9 (5.81%) ISO 9001
6 8 (5.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (4.52%) GDPR
7 7 (4.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (2.58%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (2.58%) SLA
9 3 (1.94%) ISO 22301
10 2 (1.29%) COBIT
10 2 (1.29%) Government Security Classifications
10 2 (1.29%) GPG13
10 2 (1.29%) HIPAA
10 2 (1.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (1.29%) ISO 31000
10 2 (1.29%) RMADS
11 1 (0.65%) BS25999
11 1 (0.65%) BS7799
System Software
1 46 (29.68%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.87%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.87%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (8.39%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (3.87%) Puppet
3 5 (3.23%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (15.48%) Cisco
1 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.55%) HP
3 18 (11.61%) VMware
4 16 (10.32%) Oracle
5 15 (9.68%) Sourcefire
6 14 (9.03%) Fortinet
7 13 (8.39%) Aruba
7 13 (8.39%) Brocade
7 13 (8.39%) CheckPoint
7 13 (8.39%) F5
7 13 (8.39%) Meraki
7 13 (8.39%) SolarWinds
8 9 (5.81%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.23%) Juniper
9 5 (3.23%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.94%) Citrix
10 3 (1.94%) ScanSafe
11 2 (1.29%) Apple
11 2 (1.29%) Sybase