Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
England > South East
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 415 367 370
Rank change year-on-year -48 +3 +52
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 132 177 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.61% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.69% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 95 119 239
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £37,600 £32,400 £32,850
90th Percentile £87,500 £68,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +9.52%

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 26,913 25,471 33,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.73% 87.69% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22,288 20,961 28,037
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +2 65 £53,750 -2.27% 3
Berkshire -7 39 £85,000 +126.67% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 16 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire -26 16 £58,000 +28.89% 2
Surrey -35 16 £60,000 +9.09% 3
West Sussex +16 12 £57,000 +72.73% 1
Kent +9 11 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Oxfordshire -7 10 £57,500 +21.05% 1
East Sussex -44 6 £47,000 +8.05% 1
Sussex - 4 £75,000 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £65,000 -
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 98 (74.24%) Information Security
2 73 (55.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (52.27%) Information Security Management
4 52 (39.39%) CISSP
5 46 (34.85%) Management Information System
6 45 (34.09%) CISM
7 40 (30.30%) ISMS
8 37 (28.03%) Finance
9 36 (27.27%) ITIL
10 32 (24.24%) Network Security
11 30 (22.73%) SIEM
12 25 (18.94%) Risk Management
12 25 (18.94%) Cyber Essentials
13 24 (18.18%) GDPR
14 23 (17.42%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (17.42%) CISA
15 22 (16.67%) WAN
16 21 (15.91%) Degree
17 20 (15.15%) Load Balancing
17 20 (15.15%) PCI DSS
17 20 (15.15%) SolarWinds
17 20 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
17 20 (15.15%) ITIL V3
17 20 (15.15%) Presales
18 19 (14.39%) Data Protection
18 19 (14.39%) Cisco
18 19 (14.39%) Firewall
18 19 (14.39%) Legal
19 18 (13.64%) VMware
19 18 (13.64%) McAfee

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 (1.52%) IIS
1 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.24%) Network Security
2 22 (16.67%) WAN
3 19 (14.39%) Firewall
4 17 (12.88%) Wireless
5 16 (12.12%) Cisco ISE
5 16 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 11 (8.33%) VPN
7 9 (6.82%) LAN
8 8 (6.06%) HTTP
9 6 (4.55%) VLAN
10 5 (3.79%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (3.03%) DHCP
11 4 (3.03%) DNS
11 4 (3.03%) IPv6
11 4 (3.03%) SMTP
12 2 (1.52%) BGP
12 2 (1.52%) Internet
12 2 (1.52%) MPLS
12 2 (1.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) Essbase
1 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.03%) Subversion
2 2 (1.52%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.76%) Burp Suite
General
1 37 (28.03%) Finance
2 19 (14.39%) Legal
3 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.03%) Banking
4 4 (3.03%) Games
4 4 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.03%) Marketing
4 4 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (1.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (19.70%) Architect
1 26 (19.70%) Information Manager
1 26 (19.70%) Security Architect
1 26 (19.70%) Security Manager
2 23 (17.42%) Information Security Manager
3 22 (16.67%) Analyst
4 21 (15.91%) Security Analyst
5 17 (12.88%) Security Solutions Architect
5 17 (12.88%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (11.36%) Network Architect
6 15 (11.36%) Network Security Architect
6 15 (11.36%) Presales Solution Architect
7 14 (10.61%) Consultant
8 13 (9.85%) Security Consultant
9 11 (8.33%) Information Analyst
9 11 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
10 9 (6.82%) Head of Security
10 9 (6.82%) Information Security Consultant
11 5 (3.79%) Head of Information Security
11 5 (3.79%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) SailPoint
2 4 (3.03%) Node.js
3 2 (1.52%) .NET
3 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.52%) CSS
3 2 (1.52%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.52%) HTML
3 2 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.52%) LESS
3 2 (1.52%) React
3 2 (1.52%) REST
3 2 (1.52%) Sass
4 1 (0.76%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (34.85%) Management Information System
2 23 (17.42%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (12.88%) Data Centre
4 16 (12.12%) FlexPod
5 14 (10.61%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (4.55%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.52%) PMI
9 2 (1.52%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.76%) Derivative
10 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) PKI
10 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.33%) Linux
2 7 (5.30%) Windows
3 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (74.24%) Information Security
2 69 (52.27%) Information Security Management
3 40 (30.30%) ISMS
4 36 (27.27%) ITIL
5 30 (22.73%) SIEM
6 25 (18.94%) Risk Management
7 20 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (15.15%) ITIL V3
7 20 (15.15%) Load Balancing
7 20 (15.15%) Presales
8 19 (14.39%) Data Protection
9 16 (12.12%) Application Performance Management
9 16 (12.12%) Converged Infrastructure
9 16 (12.12%) DNA
9 16 (12.12%) Migration
9 16 (12.12%) Performance Management
10 15 (11.36%) Value Proposition
10 15 (11.36%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (10.61%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.79%) SQL
2 2 (1.52%) C#
2 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.76%) Perl
3 1 (0.76%) Python
3 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (39.39%) CISSP
2 45 (34.09%) CISM
3 23 (17.42%) CISA
4 21 (15.91%) Degree
5 18 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (12.88%) CRISC
7 16 (12.12%) CCNP
8 15 (11.36%) CCDP
8 15 (11.36%) CCIE
8 15 (11.36%) CEH
9 10 (7.58%) GIAC
10 7 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (5.30%) SSCP
11 6 (4.55%) GCIH
12 5 (3.79%) CGEIT
12 5 (3.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
12 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
13 4 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
13 4 (3.03%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (55.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (18.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 24 (18.18%) GDPR
4 20 (15.15%) PCI DSS
5 16 (12.12%) COBIT
6 8 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (5.30%) ISO 22301
7 7 (5.30%) ISO 31000
7 7 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (3.03%) GCP
8 4 (3.03%) ISAE 3402
8 4 (3.03%) ISO 9001
8 4 (3.03%) SLA
9 3 (2.27%) HIPAA
9 3 (2.27%) QA
10 2 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (1.52%) PSD2
10 2 (1.52%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.36%) VMware NSX
3 8 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (12.12%) Cisco Prime
2 15 (11.36%) CASB
3 6 (4.55%) Nessus
4 4 (3.03%) OpenVAS
5 3 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.52%) Nexpose
6 2 (1.52%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.76%) Core Impact
7 1 (0.76%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.76%) PowerBroker
7 1 (0.76%) Puppet
7 1 (0.76%) QRadar
7 1 (0.76%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 20 (15.15%) SolarWinds
2 19 (14.39%) Cisco
3 18 (13.64%) McAfee
3 18 (13.64%) VMware
4 17 (12.88%) CheckPoint
4 17 (12.88%) HP
5 16 (12.12%) Aruba
5 16 (12.12%) F5
5 16 (12.12%) Fortinet
5 16 (12.12%) Meraki
6 15 (11.36%) Infoblox
6 15 (11.36%) Juniper
6 15 (11.36%) Palo Alto
6 15 (11.36%) Riverbed
6 15 (11.36%) Sophos
7 10 (7.58%) Qualys
8 9 (6.82%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.55%) Oracle
9 6 (4.55%) Splunk
10 5 (3.79%) LogRhythm