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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 699 666 757
Rank change year-on-year -33 +91  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 175 273 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 140 194 169
Median salary £59,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.38% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - -1.96%  

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 79794 87486 96432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.91% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64221 73157 78828
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 £79,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -48 165 £59,000 +12.38% 29
London +10 60 £65,000 - 7
South East 0 33 £42,500 -22.72% 9
West Yorkshire +26 19 £45,000 -23.40% 2
Yorkshire +9 19 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Leeds +20 18 £45,000 -23.40% 2
East of England -8 18 £55,000 +80.32% 3
City of London +40 17 £60,000 +4.34% 1
West Midlands +2 17 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Surrey +22 12 £75,000 -16.66% 5
Staines +16 10 £75,000 - 3
Essex +6 9 £55,000 +81.40%
Manchester -34 9 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North West -45 9 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Sussex - 9 £42,000 - 1
Berkshire +14 8 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Birmingham +13 8 £37,500 -26.82% 1
South West -21 8 £42,250 -0.58% 2
Lewes - 7 £42,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +21 5 £70,000 +100.00%
Staffordshire +15 5 £70,000 +86.66%
Hertfordshire -6 5 £69,500 +127.86% 1
Reading +21 4 - - 1
Scotland +19 4 £67,000 +11.66%
Hatfield -4 3 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Bristol -22 3 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Coventry - 3 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £67,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Kent +8 2 £42,500 -19.04%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 349 (100.00%) Security Management
1 349 (100.00%) Information Security
2 236 (67.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 190 (54.44%) ISMS
4 169 (48.42%) Management Information System
5 156 (44.70%) CISSP
6 145 (41.55%) CISM
7 119 (34.10%) Risk Management
8 99 (28.37%) CISA
9 88 (25.21%) Data Protection
10 83 (23.78%) PCI DSS
11 62 (17.77%) Finance
11 62 (17.77%) ITIL
12 54 (15.47%) Business Continuity
13 51 (14.61%) Degree
13 51 (14.61%) Cybersecurity
14 50 (14.33%) Project Management
15 49 (14.04%) Service Delivery
16 46 (13.18%) Legal
16 46 (13.18%) Microsoft
17 44 (12.61%) Data Protection Act
17 44 (12.61%) Information Assurance
18 43 (12.32%) Service Management
18 43 (12.32%) Firewall
19 42 (12.03%) Risk Assessment
20 40 (11.46%) GDPR
21 35 (10.03%) Disaster Recovery
21 35 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
22 34 (9.74%) Security Operations
23 33 (9.46%) Internal Audit

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 16 (4.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.29%) IIS
3 5 (1.43%) Apache
3 5 (1.43%) nginx
4 3 (0.86%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.86%) SAS
4 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (4.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.86%) SPSS
5 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.86%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.86%) Unica
3 1 (0.29%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.87%) SaaS
3 9 (2.58%) Office 365
4 7 (2.01%) IaaS
5 3 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.86%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (12.32%) Firewall
2 19 (5.44%) Network Security
3 14 (4.01%) WAN
4 12 (3.44%) LAN
5 11 (3.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (2.87%) Internet
7 9 (2.58%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (2.58%) IP Telephony
8 7 (2.01%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.72%) SAN
9 6 (1.72%) Wireless
10 5 (1.43%) DNS
10 5 (1.43%) SNMP
10 5 (1.43%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.15%) VoIP
12 3 (0.86%) Intranet
12 3 (0.86%) SCCP
12 3 (0.86%) SMTP
13 2 (0.57%) DMZ
13 2 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.30%) MySQL
3 14 (4.01%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.44%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.01%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.01%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.01%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.86%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (2.01%) TeamCity
1 7 (2.01%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.57%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.57%) JIRA
3 2 (0.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.57%) Selenium
3 2 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.57%) TestRail
General
1 62 (17.77%) Finance
2 46 (13.18%) Legal
3 20 (5.73%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.15%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.58%) Marketing
6 8 (2.29%) Banking
6 8 (2.29%) Law
7 7 (2.01%) Retail
8 4 (1.15%) Digital Economy
8 4 (1.15%) Electronics
8 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.86%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (24.36%) Analyst
2 77 (22.06%) Security Manager
3 75 (21.49%) Security Analyst
4 62 (17.77%) Information Analyst
4 62 (17.77%) Information Security Analyst
5 52 (14.90%) Information Manager
6 48 (13.75%) Information Security Manager
7 34 (9.74%) Consultant
8 30 (8.60%) Security Consultant
9 25 (7.16%) Information Assurance Analyst
10 24 (6.88%) Information Security Consultant
11 20 (5.73%) Architect
12 19 (5.44%) Security Architect
13 13 (3.72%) Compliance Manager
13 13 (3.72%) Head of Security
13 13 (3.72%) IT Analyst
14 12 (3.44%) Information Security Officer
14 12 (3.44%) Security Officer
15 11 (3.15%) Head of Information Security
15 11 (3.15%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.58%) .NET
1 9 (2.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.43%) CGI
2 5 (1.43%) XML
3 3 (0.86%) LAMP
3 3 (0.86%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (0.86%) OpenVZ
3 3 (0.86%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 169 (48.42%) Management Information System
2 44 (12.61%) Data Protection Act
3 19 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.87%) CESG
5 12 (3.44%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.87%) CESG CLAS
6 10 (2.87%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (2.29%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.43%) CCTV
8 5 (1.43%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.43%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.15%) Fintech
9 4 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.15%) Smart Energy
10 3 (0.86%) Clustering
10 3 (0.86%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.86%) FMCG
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.46%) Windows
2 28 (8.02%) Linux
3 25 (7.16%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.15%) Unix
4 11 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.72%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.43%) SUSE
6 5 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.43%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (100.00%) Information Security
1 349 (100.00%) Security Management
2 190 (54.44%) ISMS
3 119 (34.10%) Risk Management
4 88 (25.21%) Data Protection
5 62 (17.77%) ITIL
6 54 (15.47%) Business Continuity
7 51 (14.61%) Cybersecurity
8 50 (14.33%) Project Management
9 49 (14.04%) Service Delivery
10 44 (12.61%) Information Assurance
11 43 (12.32%) Service Management
12 42 (12.03%) Risk Assessment
13 35 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (10.03%) Disaster Recovery
14 34 (9.74%) Security Operations
15 33 (9.46%) Internal Audit
15 33 (9.46%) Penetration Testing
16 32 (9.17%) Incident Management
17 30 (8.60%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.88%) SQL
2 11 (3.15%) Python
3 9 (2.58%) C#
3 9 (2.58%) Java
4 8 (2.29%) Perl
5 7 (2.01%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.43%) C
7 4 (1.15%) PHP
8 3 (0.86%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.86%) R
8 3 (0.86%) Ruby
8 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.29%) AWK
9 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 156 (44.70%) CISSP
2 145 (41.55%) CISM
3 99 (28.37%) CISA
4 51 (14.61%) Degree
5 33 (9.46%) Security Cleared
6 28 (8.02%) SC Cleared
7 21 (6.02%) CRISC
7 21 (6.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 16 (4.58%) CEH
8 16 (4.58%) CESG Certified Professional
8 16 (4.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 13 (3.72%) DV Cleared
10 12 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (3.15%) CISMP
11 11 (3.15%) CLAS
12 8 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (2.01%) MCITP
13 7 (2.01%) MCTS
14 6 (1.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (67.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 83 (23.78%) PCI DSS
3 40 (11.46%) GDPR
4 28 (8.02%) COBIT
5 24 (6.88%) ISO 9001
6 22 (6.30%) Cyber Essentials
6 22 (6.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 13 (3.72%) SLA
8 12 (3.44%) ISO 22301
9 11 (3.15%) RMADS
10 10 (2.87%) ISO 14001
10 10 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 7 (2.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 7 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 7 (2.01%) PMO
13 6 (1.72%) NIST 800
14 5 (1.43%) JSP 440
15 4 (1.15%) ISO 31000
15 4 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 28 (8.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.86%) Docker
5 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.57%) XenApp
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (2.29%) SCCM
2 5 (1.43%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (1.15%) SCOM
4 3 (0.86%) Ansible
4 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.86%) Puppet
4 3 (0.86%) WSUS
5 2 (0.57%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Netcool
6 1 (0.29%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.16%) Cisco
3 17 (4.87%) Citrix
4 13 (3.72%) Symantec
5 10 (2.87%) VMware
6 8 (2.29%) Oracle
7 6 (1.72%) Computacenter
7 6 (1.72%) HP
8 5 (1.43%) SAP
8 5 (1.43%) Sophos
9 3 (0.86%) Alterian
9 3 (0.86%) Google
9 3 (0.86%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.86%) SaltStack
9 3 (0.86%) Tableau
10 2 (0.57%) NEC
10 2 (0.57%) Veeam
11 1 (0.29%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.29%) Juniper
11 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
London
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + To £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Begbies Traynor
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK Wide
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK Wide
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £55,000 - £62,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
UK Wide
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £45,000 - £62,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gowling WLG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
UK Wide
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Union Street
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 33 days, exc pen, bonus, flex/ben
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago