The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 699 632 756
Rank change year-on-year -67 +124  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 166 332 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.36% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 127 258 191
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +2.94%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76853 92098 96421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.34% 88.76% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63221 76512 77821
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 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Information Security Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Security Management in the UK

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in the UK

Information Security Management
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -69 150 £48,750 -18.75% 16
London -12 40 £70,000 +7.69% 6
East of England +41 31 £43,000 +40.98% 2
South East +3 28 £42,250 -19.52% 3
Essex +21 21 £42,000 +38.52%
West Midlands +10 13 £55,000 -2.22%
South West -9 13 £58,750 -2.08% 2
East Sussex +15 9 £28,000 -44.00% 1
Yorkshire +14 9 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Hertfordshire +16 8 £64,000 +109.83% 2
Chelmsford - 8 £43,000 -
City of London +33 7 £71,000 +18.33% 2
North West -26 7 £42,750 -17.39% 1
Uckfield - 7 £28,000 -
Surrey +34 6 £31,000 -65.55% 2
Hatfield +30 6 £75,000 +76.47% 2
Gloucestershire -6 6 £65,000 +8.33%
Manchester -31 6 £42,750 -22.27% 1
Kent +15 5 £42,500 -19.04%
Gloucester +13 5 £65,000 -31.57%
West Yorkshire +13 5 £55,000 -15.38% 2
East Midlands +13 5 £45,000 -20.00%
Birmingham +12 5 £45,000 -28.00%
Wales - 5 £32,500 -
Reading +27 4 - -
Leeds +21 4 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Berkshire +19 4 - -
Scotland +16 4 £67,000 +30.09% 1
Sheffield +7 4 - -
South Yorkshire -3 4 - -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 395 (100.00%) Security Management
1 395 (100.00%) Information Security
2 253 (64.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 218 (55.19%) Management Information System
4 195 (49.37%) CISSP
5 168 (42.53%) CISM
6 157 (39.75%) ISMS
7 143 (36.20%) Risk Management
8 100 (25.32%) CISA
9 94 (23.80%) Finance
10 92 (23.29%) ITIL
11 81 (20.51%) PCI DSS
12 76 (19.24%) COBIT
13 75 (18.99%) Risk Assessment
14 72 (18.23%) Data Protection
15 69 (17.47%) Firewall
16 63 (15.95%) Cybersecurity
17 60 (15.19%) Security Architecture
18 59 (14.94%) Legal
19 58 (14.68%) Business Continuity
20 54 (13.67%) Service Delivery
20 54 (13.67%) Information Assurance
21 48 (12.15%) Incident Management
22 47 (11.90%) Security Cleared
22 47 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
23 44 (11.14%) Data Protection Act
24 43 (10.89%) SC Cleared
25 41 (10.38%) Degree
26 40 (10.13%) Internal Audit
27 39 (9.87%) SIEM

Information Security Management
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 5 (1.27%) MS Exchange
1 5 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.25%) IIS
2 1 (0.25%) SAS
2 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.52%) Sentinel
2 5 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.25%) Maximo
3 1 (0.25%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.29%) Office 365
2 9 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (17.47%) Firewall
2 33 (8.35%) Network Security
3 15 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.03%) LAN
5 5 (1.27%) DNS
5 5 (1.27%) Internet
5 5 (1.27%) SAN
5 5 (1.27%) SSL
5 5 (1.27%) WAN
6 4 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.01%) Wireless
7 3 (0.76%) Broadband
7 3 (0.76%) Intranet
7 3 (0.76%) SNMP
7 3 (0.76%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.51%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (0.51%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.25%) Extranet
9 1 (0.25%) ICMP
9 1 (0.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.28%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.01%) Big Data
4 3 (0.76%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.76%) MySQL
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 94 (23.80%) Finance
2 59 (14.94%) Legal
3 16 (4.05%) Law
4 15 (3.80%) Banking
5 14 (3.54%) Retail
6 13 (3.29%) Marketing
6 13 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.04%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.27%) Electronics
9 4 (1.01%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.76%) French Language
10 3 (0.76%) Games
10 3 (0.76%) German Language
10 3 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (0.76%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (28.61%) Analyst
2 107 (27.09%) Security Analyst
3 101 (25.57%) Security Manager
4 78 (19.75%) Information Analyst
4 78 (19.75%) Information Security Analyst
5 75 (18.99%) Information Manager
6 68 (17.22%) Information Security Manager
7 42 (10.63%) Consultant
8 35 (8.86%) Security Consultant
9 30 (7.59%) Architect
10 28 (7.09%) Security Architect
11 26 (6.58%) Information Security Consultant
12 25 (6.33%) Information Assurance Analyst
13 16 (4.05%) CISSP Manager
14 14 (3.54%) Governance Manager
14 14 (3.54%) Head of Security
15 12 (3.04%) Information Security Officer
15 12 (3.04%) Security Officer
16 11 (2.78%) IT Architect
16 11 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.52%) Middleware
2 3 (0.76%) CGI
2 3 (0.76%) XML
3 2 (0.51%) Web Services
4 1 (0.25%) .NET
4 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.25%) ODBC
4 1 (0.25%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.25%) SAML
4 1 (0.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 218 (55.19%) Management Information System
2 44 (11.14%) Data Protection Act
3 22 (5.57%) CESG
4 17 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.04%) CESG CLAS
6 9 (2.28%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.28%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.77%) PKI
9 6 (1.52%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.52%) Fintech
9 6 (1.52%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.27%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.27%) RSA SecurID
11 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
12 3 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.06%) Windows
2 15 (3.80%) Linux
3 12 (3.04%) Unix
4 9 (2.28%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.01%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.01%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.76%) SUSE
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (100.00%) Information Security
1 395 (100.00%) Security Management
2 157 (39.75%) ISMS
3 143 (36.20%) Risk Management
4 92 (23.29%) ITIL
5 75 (18.99%) Risk Assessment
6 72 (18.23%) Data Protection
7 63 (15.95%) Cybersecurity
8 60 (15.19%) Security Architecture
9 58 (14.68%) Business Continuity
10 54 (13.67%) Information Assurance
10 54 (13.67%) Service Delivery
11 48 (12.15%) Incident Management
12 47 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
13 40 (10.13%) Internal Audit
14 39 (9.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 39 (9.87%) SIEM
15 38 (9.62%) Security Operations
15 38 (9.62%) Service Management
16 37 (9.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.03%) SQL
2 4 (1.01%) Java
2 4 (1.01%) Python
3 3 (0.76%) C
4 1 (0.25%) AWK
4 1 (0.25%) Perl
4 1 (0.25%) PHP
4 1 (0.25%) R
4 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 195 (49.37%) CISSP
2 168 (42.53%) CISM
3 100 (25.32%) CISA
4 47 (11.90%) Security Cleared
5 43 (10.89%) SC Cleared
6 41 (10.38%) Degree
7 30 (7.59%) CEH
8 21 (5.32%) CESG Certified Professional
9 19 (4.81%) CRISC
10 18 (4.56%) CISMP
11 16 (4.05%) GIAC
12 15 (3.80%) DV Cleared
13 13 (3.29%) CLAS
14 11 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (2.03%) CGEIT
16 7 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 6 (1.52%) CCSP
17 6 (1.52%) ISSAP
17 6 (1.52%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (64.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 81 (20.51%) PCI DSS
3 76 (19.24%) COBIT
4 35 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 24 (6.08%) GDPR
6 23 (5.82%) Cyber Essentials
6 23 (5.82%) RMADS
7 17 (4.30%) SLA
8 15 (3.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 15 (3.80%) ISO27002
9 13 (3.29%) ISO 9001
10 8 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 8 (2.03%) GPG13
10 8 (2.03%) ISO22301
10 8 (2.03%) JSP 440
11 7 (1.77%) PMO
11 7 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (1.27%) ISO27005
13 4 (1.01%) HMG Infosec
13 4 (1.01%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 15 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.76%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.25%) Firmware
5 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
1 5 (1.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (0.76%) WSUS
3 2 (0.51%) CSIRT
3 2 (0.51%) SCCM
4 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.78%) Cisco
3 10 (2.53%) Citrix
4 8 (2.03%) VMware
5 6 (1.52%) Computacenter
5 6 (1.52%) SAP
5 6 (1.52%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.27%) F5
6 5 (1.27%) Symantec
7 4 (1.01%) Apple
7 4 (1.01%) HP
8 3 (0.76%) CA
8 3 (0.76%) Sophos
9 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.25%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.25%) Clearswift
10 1 (0.25%) CommVault
10 1 (0.25%) Forcepoint
10 1 (0.25%) Lotus
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Calne, Wiltshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
SThree
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + competitive,negotibale
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago