Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 394 375 401
Rank change year-on-year -19 +26 +39
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 155 196 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.72% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 112 161 257
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,525 £35,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +15.00%

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 27,580 27,075 36,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.64% 87.19% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22,801 22,160 30,353
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,000 £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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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
Surrey +5 50 £50,000 -9.09%
Thames Valley -17 45 £53,750 -2.27% 7
Berkshire -35 29 £48,750 +10.80% 2
Hampshire -34 27 £58,000 +28.89% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 12 £47,000 -14.55% 2
Kent +19 10 £53,750 -17.31% 3
West Sussex - 9 £56,500 -
East Sussex -25 6 £45,000 -12.20% 3
Oxfordshire -13 4 £57,500 -36.11% 3
M4 Corridor - 2 £65,000 -
Sussex - 1 - - 1
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 119 (76.77%) Information Security
2 104 (67.10%) Information Security Management
3 95 (61.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 85 (54.84%) CISSP
5 78 (50.32%) Management Information System
6 77 (49.68%) CISM
7 66 (42.58%) Network Security
8 60 (38.71%) Finance
9 58 (37.42%) Firewall
10 54 (34.84%) Risk Assessment
11 51 (32.90%) CRISC
12 45 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
13 43 (27.74%) ISMS
14 41 (26.45%) GIAC
15 40 (25.81%) Risk Analysis
16 38 (24.52%) Active Directory
17 34 (21.94%) Process Improvement
18 31 (20.00%) Security Operations
18 31 (20.00%) IT Governance
19 30 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
20 28 (18.06%) ITIL
21 25 (16.13%) Risk Management
22 21 (13.55%) SIEM
22 21 (13.55%) Cybersecurity
23 20 (12.90%) GDPR
24 19 (12.26%) Data Protection
25 18 (11.61%) CISA
26 17 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
27 15 (9.68%) Business Continuity
27 15 (9.68%) ITIL V3

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 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) IaaS
3 1 (0.65%) npm
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (42.58%) Network Security
2 58 (37.42%) Firewall
3 13 (8.39%) VPN
4 10 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.81%) Cisco ISE
5 9 (5.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (5.81%) Wireless
6 8 (5.16%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (5.16%) IPsec
6 8 (5.16%) SSL
6 8 (5.16%) WAN
7 7 (4.52%) VLAN
8 6 (3.87%) BGP
8 6 (3.87%) Ethernet
8 6 (3.87%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (3.87%) MPLS
8 6 (3.87%) OSPF
8 6 (3.87%) SMS
8 6 (3.87%) SNMP
9 5 (3.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) DB2
2 1 (0.65%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Bower
1 1 (0.65%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.65%) Grunt
1 1 (0.65%) gulp
1 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
1 1 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (0.65%) Moq
1 1 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 60 (38.71%) Finance
2 8 (5.16%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.52%) Billing
4 5 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.58%) Banking
5 4 (2.58%) Games
5 4 (2.58%) Legal
5 4 (2.58%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (38.06%) Analyst
2 58 (37.42%) Security Analyst
3 42 (27.10%) Information Analyst
3 42 (27.10%) Information Security Analyst
4 18 (11.61%) Security Manager
5 16 (10.32%) Information Manager
5 16 (10.32%) Information Security Manager
6 13 (8.39%) Consultant
7 12 (7.74%) Security Consultant
8 9 (5.81%) Architect
8 9 (5.81%) Security Architect
9 8 (5.16%) Information Security Consultant
10 7 (4.52%) Compliance Manager
10 7 (4.52%) Governance Analyst
10 7 (4.52%) Head of Security
10 7 (4.52%) IT Manager
11 6 (3.87%) Information Security Risk Consultant
11 6 (3.87%) Risk Consultant
11 6 (3.87%) Risk Manager
11 6 (3.87%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) .NET
2 3 (1.94%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.29%) CSS
3 2 (1.29%) HTML
3 2 (1.29%) jQuery
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%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 78 (50.32%) Management Information System
2 17 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.10%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.81%) FlexPod
5 8 (5.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (3.87%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.58%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.94%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (1.94%) Derivative
10 2 (1.29%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.29%) Replication
11 1 (0.65%) Clustering
11 1 (0.65%) CMDB
11 1 (0.65%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.65%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.45%) Linux
1 10 (6.45%) Windows
2 4 (2.58%) CentOS
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.94%) Unix
4 1 (0.65%) Debian
4 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (76.77%) Information Security
2 104 (67.10%) Information Security Management
3 54 (34.84%) Risk Assessment
4 45 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
5 43 (27.74%) ISMS
6 40 (25.81%) Risk Analysis
7 34 (21.94%) Process Improvement
8 31 (20.00%) IT Governance
8 31 (20.00%) Security Operations
9 30 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
10 28 (18.06%) ITIL
11 25 (16.13%) Risk Management
12 21 (13.55%) Cybersecurity
12 21 (13.55%) SIEM
13 19 (12.26%) Data Protection
14 15 (9.68%) Business Continuity
14 15 (9.68%) ITIL V3
15 14 (9.03%) Network Monitoring
15 14 (9.03%) Service Delivery
16 13 (8.39%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.58%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
2 3 (1.94%) C#
2 3 (1.94%) Perl
2 3 (1.94%) Python
2 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.94%) SQL
3 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 85 (54.84%) CISSP
2 77 (49.68%) CISM
3 51 (32.90%) CRISC
4 41 (26.45%) GIAC
5 18 (11.61%) CISA
6 12 (7.74%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.45%) Degree
8 9 (5.81%) CCNP
8 9 (5.81%) CEH
9 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
10 7 (4.52%) CGEIT
10 7 (4.52%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (3.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 5 (3.23%) SANS
11 5 (3.23%) SSCP
12 4 (2.58%) PCI QSA
13 3 (1.94%) CCIE
13 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.94%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (61.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (12.90%) GDPR
3 14 (9.03%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (7.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 11 (7.10%) PCI DSS
5 9 (5.81%) COBIT
6 8 (5.16%) ISO 22301
6 8 (5.16%) ISO 9001
6 8 (5.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (4.52%) ISO 31000
7 7 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 7 (4.52%) QA
8 4 (2.58%) HIPAA
9 3 (1.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (1.29%) COSO
10 2 (1.29%) Government Security Classifications
10 2 (1.29%) GPG13
10 2 (1.29%) PMO
10 2 (1.29%) PSD2
10 2 (1.29%) RMADS
System Software
1 38 (24.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.94%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.65%) Firmware
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.81%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.94%) Puppet
2 3 (1.94%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.29%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.65%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.65%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.65%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 14 (9.03%) HP
2 13 (8.39%) Cisco
3 10 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 9 (5.81%) Aruba
4 9 (5.81%) F5
4 9 (5.81%) Fortinet
4 9 (5.81%) Meraki
4 9 (5.81%) SolarWinds
5 8 (5.16%) Sourcefire
5 8 (5.16%) VMware
6 7 (4.52%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.87%) Brocade
7 6 (3.87%) Oracle
8 5 (3.23%) Juniper
8 5 (3.23%) McAfee
8 5 (3.23%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.94%) Infoblox
9 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.94%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.94%) Sophos