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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management
UK
Rank 690 625 773
Rank change year-on-year -65 +148  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 168 334 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.37% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 129 278 145
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,820 £37,397
10% offered a salary of more than £70,100 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75650 91140 91950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.53% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62160 75461 74357
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
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 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 24 March 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 24 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 -58 154 £45,000 -25.00% 26
East of England +59 37 £42,750 - 4
London -52 30 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Essex - 30 £42,500 -
South East +10 25 £42,500 -19.04% 4
South West -4 15 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Yorkshire +20 13 £52,500 +1.44%
North West -19 13 £50,000 -6.32% 3
Chelmsford - 13 £43,000 -
West Midlands +11 9 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Gloucestershire -5 8 £65,000 +68.83% 1
Gloucester - 8 £65,000 -
Sheffield +17 7 - -
South Yorkshire +9 7 - -
East Sussex +5 7 £28,000 -44.00%
East Midlands +1 7 £45,000 -28.00% 2
Manchester -23 7 £43,000 -26.80% 3
Uckfield - 7 £28,000 -
City of London +29 6 £59,250 -1.25% 1
Surrey +23 6 £31,000 -42.32% 2
Hampshire +20 5 £57,464 +35.20%
Hertfordshire +17 5 - - 4
West Yorkshire +12 5 £53,750 -6.52%
Leeds +4 5 £53,750 -6.52%
Northamptonshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Northampton - 5 £45,000 -
Hatfield - 5 - - 3
Wales - 5 £32,500 - 1
Kent +23 4 £42,500 -19.04%
Northern Ireland - 4 £55,000 -

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 474 (100.00%) Security Management
1 474 (100.00%) Information Security
2 308 (64.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 282 (59.49%) Management Information System
4 234 (49.37%) CISSP
5 192 (40.51%) ISMS
6 189 (39.87%) CISM
7 162 (34.18%) Risk Management
8 142 (29.96%) Finance
9 115 (24.26%) CISA
10 113 (23.84%) Risk Assessment
11 110 (23.21%) PCI DSS
12 102 (21.52%) ITIL
13 91 (19.20%) COBIT
14 86 (18.14%) Firewall
14 86 (18.14%) Data Protection
15 79 (16.67%) Legal
16 77 (16.24%) Security Architecture
17 72 (15.19%) Security Cleared
18 70 (14.77%) Cybersecurity
18 70 (14.77%) Penetration Testing
19 64 (13.50%) SC Cleared
19 64 (13.50%) Data Protection Act
20 63 (13.29%) Business Continuity
21 61 (12.87%) Information Assurance
22 60 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
23 59 (12.45%) Degree
24 56 (11.81%) Incident Management
24 56 (11.81%) SIEM
25 54 (11.39%) Security Operations

Information Security Management
Top Related 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 6 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.21%) IIS
3 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (5.70%) MS Office
2 18 (3.80%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.38%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.74%) MS Project
5 5 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.95%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (2.95%) Sentinel
2 6 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.01%) Office 365
2 10 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (18.14%) Firewall
2 36 (7.59%) Network Security
3 19 (4.01%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (2.32%) Broadband
5 9 (1.90%) SAN
6 8 (1.69%) LAN
7 5 (1.05%) Internet
7 5 (1.05%) Intranet
7 5 (1.05%) NAS
7 5 (1.05%) SSL
7 5 (1.05%) VPN
8 4 (0.84%) WAN
8 4 (0.84%) Wireless
9 3 (0.63%) DNS
9 3 (0.63%) SNMP
9 3 (0.63%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.21%) DHCP
11 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.90%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.69%) Big Data
4 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.63%) MySQL
6 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 142 (29.96%) Finance
2 79 (16.67%) Legal
3 19 (4.01%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.80%) Law
5 15 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.95%) Retail
7 13 (2.74%) Banking
7 13 (2.74%) Marketing
8 8 (1.69%) German Language
8 8 (1.69%) Spanish Language
9 7 (1.48%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.27%) Electronics
10 6 (1.27%) French Language
11 5 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.63%) Back Office
12 3 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) Games
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (27.85%) Analyst
2 127 (26.79%) Security Analyst
3 121 (25.53%) Security Manager
4 99 (20.89%) Information Manager
5 89 (18.78%) Information Security Manager
6 88 (18.57%) Information Analyst
6 88 (18.57%) Information Security Analyst
7 58 (12.24%) Consultant
8 44 (9.28%) Security Consultant
9 33 (6.96%) Architect
9 33 (6.96%) Information Security Consultant
10 30 (6.33%) Security Architect
11 24 (5.06%) Information Assurance Analyst
12 19 (4.01%) Security Officer
13 17 (3.59%) Information Security Officer
14 16 (3.38%) CISSP Manager
14 16 (3.38%) Information Officer
15 15 (3.16%) Governance Manager
15 15 (3.16%) Head of Security
16 14 (2.95%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.27%) Middleware
2 3 (0.63%) CGI
2 3 (0.63%) XML
3 1 (0.21%) .NET
3 1 (0.21%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.21%) ODBC
3 1 (0.21%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.21%) SAML
3 1 (0.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 282 (59.49%) Management Information System
2 64 (13.50%) Data Protection Act
3 24 (5.06%) CESG
4 23 (4.85%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.38%) PKI
6 15 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.16%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.74%) CESG CLAS
8 10 (2.11%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (1.90%) Fintech
10 8 (1.69%) Fat Client
10 8 (1.69%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.69%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.27%) RSA SecurID
13 5 (1.05%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.05%) Clustering
13 5 (1.05%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.27%) Windows
2 11 (2.32%) Linux
2 11 (2.32%) Windows Server
2 11 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.69%) Unix
3 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (0.84%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.84%) Mac OS
4 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.84%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.63%) SUSE
5 3 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (0.63%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (100.00%) Information Security
1 474 (100.00%) Security Management
2 192 (40.51%) ISMS
3 162 (34.18%) Risk Management
4 113 (23.84%) Risk Assessment
5 102 (21.52%) ITIL
6 86 (18.14%) Data Protection
7 77 (16.24%) Security Architecture
8 70 (14.77%) Cybersecurity
8 70 (14.77%) Penetration Testing
9 63 (13.29%) Business Continuity
10 61 (12.87%) Information Assurance
11 60 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 56 (11.81%) Incident Management
12 56 (11.81%) SIEM
13 54 (11.39%) Security Operations
14 49 (10.34%) Service Delivery
15 41 (8.65%) Internal Audit
16 40 (8.44%) Project Management
17 38 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (1.90%) SQL
2 4 (0.84%) Java
3 3 (0.63%) C
3 3 (0.63%) Python
4 1 (0.21%) AWK
4 1 (0.21%) Perl
4 1 (0.21%) PHP
4 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 234 (49.37%) CISSP
2 189 (39.87%) CISM
3 115 (24.26%) CISA
4 72 (15.19%) Security Cleared
5 64 (13.50%) SC Cleared
6 59 (12.45%) Degree
7 39 (8.23%) CEH
8 32 (6.75%) CISMP
9 27 (5.70%) CESG Certified Professional
10 23 (4.85%) CRISC
11 19 (4.01%) DV Cleared
11 19 (4.01%) GIAC
12 17 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (2.95%) CLAS
14 10 (2.11%) MBA
15 9 (1.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 9 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
15 9 (1.90%) CCSP
15 9 (1.90%) ISSAP
16 8 (1.69%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 308 (64.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 110 (23.21%) PCI DSS
3 91 (19.20%) COBIT
4 49 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 36 (7.59%) RMADS
6 31 (6.54%) Cyber Essentials
7 24 (5.06%) GPG13
8 23 (4.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 21 (4.43%) ISO27002
10 19 (4.01%) GDPR
11 16 (3.38%) SLA
12 15 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 14 (2.95%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 12 (2.53%) ISO 9001
15 9 (1.90%) QA
16 8 (1.69%) ISO22301
16 8 (1.69%) JSP 440
17 7 (1.48%) HMG Infosec
17 7 (1.48%) PMO
18 2 (0.42%) ISO27005
System Software
1 17 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.05%) Firmware
4 5 (1.05%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.63%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.63%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.42%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (8.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.16%) Citrix
3 14 (2.95%) ServiceNow
4 11 (2.32%) Cisco
5 9 (1.90%) HP
6 8 (1.69%) SAP
6 8 (1.69%) VMware
7 6 (1.27%) Computacenter
7 6 (1.27%) F5
8 5 (1.05%) CommVault
9 4 (0.84%) Apple
9 4 (0.84%) CA
9 4 (0.84%) Symantec
10 3 (0.63%) Huawei
10 3 (0.63%) Sophos
11 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.21%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.21%) Clearswift
12 1 (0.21%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.21%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Health, Pension, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + PENSION, HEALTH, GYM
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: Excellent market salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 8 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 22 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago