The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HMG Security Policy Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HMG Security Policy Framework over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HMG Security Policy Framework (SPF)
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 870 896
Rank change year-on-year +60 +26  
Permanent jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework 64 90 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.087% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.62% 0.67% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 58 70 78
Median salary £45,269 £57,625 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.44% +0.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -24.55% +4.34%  

HMG Security Policy Framework is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10254 13470 14050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.96% 13.04% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8050 10699 10932
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

HMG Security Policy Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing HMG Security Policy Framework as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for HMG Security Policy Framework in the UK

HMG Security Policy Framework
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework.

Salary trend for HMG Security Policy Framework in the UK

HMG Security Policy Framework
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for HMG Security Policy Framework in the UK

HMG Security Policy Framework
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England +48 29 £50,292 -12.72% 9
Wales - 29 £45,269 - 10
South Wales - 25 £45,269 - 9
London +68 13 £77,500 +40.27% 1
South West +26 11 £45,269 -15.77% 5
Newport - 10 £45,269 - 2
Gloucestershire +10 7 £45,269 -35.33% 2
Cardiff - 5 £45,269 - 2
Cheltenham - 4 £45,269 - 2
Bristol - 4 £45,269 - 1
Swansea - 4 £45,269 - 1
West Wales - 4 £45,269 - 1
Gloucester +8 3 £45,269 -35.33%
Caerphilly - 3 £45,269 - 1
Cwmbran - 3 £45,269 - 1
Torfaen - 3 £45,269 - 1
East of England +15 2 - -
South East +13 2 £40,000 -33.88% 2
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £45,269 - 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £45,269 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Barry - 2 £45,269 - 1
Pontypridd - 2 £45,269 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Surrey +34 1 - - 1
City of London - 1 £75,000 - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £67,500 -
Manchester - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing HMG Security Policy Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HMG Security Policy Framework.

1 87 (87.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (52.00%) Information Security
3 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (44.00%) CISSP
5 42 (42.00%) IIS
6 39 (39.00%) Visual Studio
6 39 (39.00%) ASP.NET
6 39 (39.00%) C#
6 39 (39.00%) Web Services
6 39 (39.00%) .NET
6 39 (39.00%) SQL Server
6 39 (39.00%) IBM
6 39 (39.00%) TDD
6 39 (39.00%) Software Engineering
6 39 (39.00%) MVC
6 39 (39.00%) .NET Framework
6 39 (39.00%) Unit Testing
6 39 (39.00%) RESTful
6 39 (39.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (39.00%) BDD
6 39 (39.00%) REST
6 39 (39.00%) Customer Insight
6 39 (39.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 39 (39.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 39 (39.00%) User Experience
6 39 (39.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 39 (39.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 38 (38.00%) Security Cleared
7 38 (38.00%) Java SE
7 38 (38.00%) WebSphere

HMG Security Policy Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 42 (42.00%) IIS
2 38 (38.00%) Tomcat
2 38 (38.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (6.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (9.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 9 (9.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 6 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) Firewall
2 2 (2.00%) IPsec
2 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.00%) X.400
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.00%) DNS
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) SAN
3 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.00%) SQL Server
1 39 (39.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (39.00%) Visual Studio
2 38 (38.00%) Eclipse
2 38 (38.00%) Maven
2 38 (38.00%) Subversion
3 9 (9.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.00%) Artifactory
5 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
3 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Software Engineer
2 19 (19.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 18 (18.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 18 (18.00%) Java Engineer
3 18 (18.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (16.00%) Consultant
4 16 (16.00%) Security Consultant
5 14 (14.00%) Information Manager
6 13 (13.00%) Security Manager
7 12 (12.00%) Architect
8 8 (8.00%) DevOps Consultant
8 8 (8.00%) Information Assurance Manager
8 8 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (8.00%) Managing Consultant
8 8 (8.00%) Security Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Operational Security Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Security Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (39.00%) .NET
1 39 (39.00%) .NET Framework
1 39 (39.00%) ASP.NET
1 39 (39.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 39 (39.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 39 (39.00%) REST
1 39 (39.00%) RESTful
1 39 (39.00%) Web Services
2 38 (38.00%) EJB
2 38 (38.00%) Hibernate
2 38 (38.00%) Java SE
2 38 (38.00%) SOAP
2 38 (38.00%) Spring
3 34 (34.00%) Middleware
4 9 (9.00%) boto
5 4 (4.00%) Play Framework
6 2 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (39.00%) User Experience
2 34 (34.00%) Mainframe
3 29 (29.00%) CESG
4 25 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.00%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (6.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (6.00%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.00%) NHS
7 4 (4.00%) PKI
8 3 (3.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (2.00%) Social Media
10 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.00%) AIX
4 1 (1.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) Information Security
2 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (39.00%) BDD
3 39 (39.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 39 (39.00%) Customer Insight
3 39 (39.00%) MVC
3 39 (39.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 39 (39.00%) Software Engineering
3 39 (39.00%) TDD
3 39 (39.00%) Unit Testing
4 34 (34.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 29 (29.00%) Security Management
6 26 (26.00%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (23.00%) Information Assurance
8 19 (19.00%) Risk Management
9 17 (17.00%) Security Architecture
10 15 (15.00%) Change Control
10 15 (15.00%) Information Security Management
11 14 (14.00%) Security Operations
11 14 (14.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.00%) C#
2 38 (38.00%) Java
3 9 (9.00%) Perl
3 9 (9.00%) PHP
3 9 (9.00%) Python
3 9 (9.00%) Ruby
4 6 (6.00%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (44.00%) CISSP
2 38 (38.00%) Security Cleared
3 33 (33.00%) CISM
4 30 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 25 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 18 (18.00%) CISA
7 9 (9.00%) CLAS
7 9 (9.00%) CRISC
7 9 (9.00%) Degree
7 9 (9.00%) GSLC
8 8 (8.00%) CGEIT
9 7 (7.00%) CISMP
9 7 (7.00%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (6.00%) CEH
10 6 (6.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (6.00%) ISSAP
11 3 (3.00%) GCIH
11 3 (3.00%) GIAC
11 3 (3.00%) IISP
11 3 (3.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (87.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (23.00%) PCI DSS
3 14 (14.00%) COBIT
4 13 (13.00%) JSP 440
5 9 (9.00%) RMADS
6 7 (7.00%) GPG13
6 7 (7.00%) SLA
7 6 (6.00%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (6.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 5 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Ansible
1 9 (9.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Nessus
2 1 (1.00%) QRadar
2 1 (1.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 39 (39.00%) IBM
2 6 (6.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.00%) Splunk
5 1 (1.00%) AlgoSec
5 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.00%) Citrix
5 1 (1.00%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.00%) F5
5 1 (1.00%) FireEye
5 1 (1.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.00%) Intel
5 1 (1.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.00%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.00%) Lancope
5 1 (1.00%) NetApp
5 1 (1.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.00%) Symantec
5 1 (1.00%) Trend Micro
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