The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Information Security Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Governance over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Governance
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 911 960
Rank change year-on-year +87 +49  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Governance 34 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.041% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.047% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 14
Median salary £52,500 £69,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.18% +6.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% -5.98%  

Information Security Governance 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75940 92082 94020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62461 76226 76084
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Security Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Governance in the UK

Information Security Governance
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Security Governance in the UK

Information Security Governance
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Governance over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Governance in the UK

Information Security Governance
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +96 33 £52,500 -24.18% 6
London +74 15 £52,500 -34.37% 4
Durham - 9 £45,000 -
North East - 9 £45,000 -
West Midlands +41 3 £47,500 -20.83% 1
East of England - 3 £78,000 -
Royston - 3 £78,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £78,000 -
South East +41 2 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Berkshire +36 2 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Birmingham +13 1 £47,500 -20.83% 1
East Midlands +6 1 £64,000 -1.53%
Coventry - 1 £85,000 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Leicester - 1 £64,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £64,000 -
West End of London - 1 £70,000 -
Newbury - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security Governance 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 Information Security Governance.

1 72 (100.00%) Information Security
2 40 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (48.61%) CISSP
4 28 (38.89%) CISM
4 28 (38.89%) Management Information System
5 27 (37.50%) Risk Management
6 22 (30.56%) PCI DSS
7 19 (26.39%) Finance
7 19 (26.39%) Risk Assessment
8 17 (23.61%) CISA
8 17 (23.61%) ITIL
8 17 (23.61%) Data Protection
8 17 (23.61%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (22.22%) Information Security Management
9 16 (22.22%) Security Management
10 14 (19.44%) Degree
11 12 (16.67%) COBIT
11 12 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (15.28%) Windows
12 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
12 11 (15.28%) IT Governance
12 11 (15.28%) Network Security
12 11 (15.28%) CISMP
13 10 (13.89%) Security Architecture
13 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (13.89%) Data Management
13 10 (13.89%) MS Office
13 10 (13.89%) Project Management
14 9 (12.50%) Mainframe
14 9 (12.50%) Unix

Information Security Governance
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 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Office
2 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) Network Security
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) FTP
3 2 (2.78%) HTTP
3 2 (2.78%) SMTP
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.78%) VPN
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Law
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Security Manager
2 20 (27.78%) Consultant
2 20 (27.78%) Information Manager
2 20 (27.78%) Information Security Manager
2 20 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 15 (20.83%) Information Security Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) Analyst
4 12 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 11 (15.28%) Information Security Specialist
5 11 (15.28%) Information Specialist
5 11 (15.28%) Security Specialist
6 10 (13.89%) Information Analyst
6 10 (13.89%) Information Security Analyst
7 9 (12.50%) Business Manager
7 9 (12.50%) Business Relationship Manager
7 9 (12.50%) Information Governance Specialist
7 9 (12.50%) Relationships Manager
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 9 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 12 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.17%) CESG
4 3 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 9 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 19 (26.39%) Risk Assessment
4 17 (23.61%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (23.61%) Data Protection
4 17 (23.61%) ITIL
5 16 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 16 (22.22%) Security Management
6 11 (15.28%) IT Governance
7 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.89%) Data Management
7 10 (13.89%) Project Management
7 10 (13.89%) Security Architecture
8 9 (12.50%) Information Assurance
8 9 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
9 8 (11.11%) ISMS
9 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.33%) Internal Audit
11 4 (5.56%) Data Privacy
11 4 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (48.61%) CISSP
2 28 (38.89%) CISM
3 17 (23.61%) CISA
4 14 (19.44%) Degree
5 11 (15.28%) CISMP
6 9 (12.50%) MBA
7 4 (5.56%) SANS
8 3 (4.17%) CCIE
8 3 (4.17%) CCNA
8 3 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (4.17%) CGEIT
8 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.17%) CLAS
8 3 (4.17%) CRISC
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.17%) PCI QSA
8 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (30.56%) PCI DSS
3 12 (16.67%) COBIT
4 9 (12.50%) QA
5 5 (6.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (4.17%) SLA
7 2 (2.78%) ISO27002
8 1 (1.39%) GDPR
8 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
8 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) CA
3 2 (2.78%) Intel Security
3 2 (2.78%) Trend Micro
3 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco
4 1 (1.39%) Google
4 1 (1.39%) Lotus
4 1 (1.39%) NetIQ
4 1 (1.39%) Splunk
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, family PMI
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum c£40k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago