The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management
England / South West
Rank 214 217 237
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 15 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 0.60% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.67% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 8
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.81% +10.00%  

Information Security Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4521 5187 5224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.17% 88.91% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4227 4353
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,804 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in the South West

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Information Security Management in the South West

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in the South West

Information Security Management
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +1 8 £65,000 +68.83% 1
Cornwall -7 3 £24,500 -59.16%
Bristol -5 2 £52,500 -22.22% 2
Wiltshire - 2 £39,250 -
Devon - 1 £24,500 -
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Information 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 West region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 41 (100.00%) Security Management
1 41 (100.00%) Information Security
2 33 (80.49%) Management Information System
3 28 (68.29%) ISMS
4 26 (63.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (56.10%) Service Management
6 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
7 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
7 19 (46.34%) RMADS
8 14 (34.15%) DV Cleared
9 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Management
10 12 (29.27%) CESG Certified Professional
10 12 (29.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (24.39%) CISSP
11 10 (24.39%) Windows
11 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
12 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
12 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
12 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (19.51%) Degree
13 8 (19.51%) COBIT
13 8 (19.51%) HP
13 8 (19.51%) Project Management
13 8 (19.51%) SAN
13 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
14 7 (17.07%) Digital Forensics
14 7 (17.07%) Protective Monitoring
14 7 (17.07%) Security Auditing
14 7 (17.07%) QMS
14 7 (17.07%) HMG Infosec

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) NAS
3 5 (12.20%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) LAN
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
5 3 (7.32%) SNMP
5 3 (7.32%) Wireless
5 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
General
1 6 (14.63%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Architect
1 13 (31.71%) IT Architect
1 13 (31.71%) IT Security Architect
1 13 (31.71%) Security Architect
2 12 (29.27%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Principal Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) CISSP Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Compliance Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Risk Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Server Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Information Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) CGI
1 3 (7.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (80.49%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.07%) CESG
3 6 (14.63%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (12.20%) Clustering
4 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
4 5 (12.20%) Driving Licence
5 3 (7.32%) CCTV
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
1 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) Linux
5 3 (7.32%) SUSE
5 3 (7.32%) Unix
5 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Vista
5 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Information Security
1 41 (100.00%) Security Management
2 28 (68.29%) ISMS
3 23 (56.10%) Service Management
4 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Management
5 12 (29.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
6 8 (19.51%) Project Management
7 7 (17.07%) Business Continuity
7 7 (17.07%) Digital Forensics
7 7 (17.07%) Protective Monitoring
7 7 (17.07%) QMS
7 7 (17.07%) Quality Management
7 7 (17.07%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (17.07%) Security Auditing
8 6 (14.63%) Security Operations
9 5 (12.20%) Change Control
9 5 (12.20%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (12.20%) Patch Management
9 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C
2 3 (7.32%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
2 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) DV Cleared
4 12 (29.27%) CESG Certified Professional
5 10 (24.39%) CISSP
6 8 (19.51%) Degree
7 5 (12.20%) CISMP
8 2 (4.88%) CISA
8 2 (4.88%) CISM
8 2 (4.88%) MCP
9 1 (2.44%) MCSA
9 1 (2.44%) MCSE
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.44%) MOS
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (63.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (46.34%) RMADS
3 8 (19.51%) COBIT
4 7 (17.07%) HMG Infosec
4 7 (17.07%) JSP 440
5 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
6 5 (12.20%) ISO27002
7 3 (7.32%) ISO22301
8 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
8 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) Firmware
2 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.20%) Terminal Services
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
1 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) HP
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix
3 5 (12.20%) CommVault
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 3 (7.32%) Sophos
4 3 (7.32%) Symantec
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
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