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

Security Management
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 531 470 564
Rank change year-on-year -61 +94  
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 353 521 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.59% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 267 398 352
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,350 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -1.00% -0.99%  

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 76220 88818 94836
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.67% 89.09% 87.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62239 73997 76987
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in the UK

Security Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Security Management in the UK

Security Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Management in the UK

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 Security Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 -57 324 £57,500 +4.54% 49
London -20 116 £67,500 +3.84% 21
South East +6 81 £42,500 -17.07% 8
East of England +10 31 £49,000 +39.00% 3
Surrey +38 30 £60,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands +26 29 £47,000 -12.55% 2
City of London +42 28 £65,000 +36.84% 5
Berkshire +17 22 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire +12 20 £46,500 +3.33% 2
West Yorkshire +7 19 £45,750 +1.66% 2
North West -46 19 £60,000 +26.31% 8
Leeds +18 18 £45,000 - 1
Reading +28 17 £65,000 +73.33% 1
South West -22 16 £37,250 -17.22% 2
Scotland +19 15 £37,500 -34.78% 9
Essex +12 15 £43,000 +22.30%
Hertfordshire +1 14 £64,000 +109.83% 1
East Sussex +17 11 £41,000 -18.00% 2
Cheshire -10 10 £60,000 +76.47% 2
Warwickshire +25 9 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Staines +9 9 £75,000 -11.76% 1
Edinburgh +8 9 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Manchester -32 9 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Leamington Spa - 8 £40,000 -
Coventry - 8 £50,000 -
Kent +20 6 £42,500 -19.04% 1
West Malling +18 6 £42,500 +46.55% 1
Hatfield +11 6 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Birmingham +7 6 £48,750 -11.36% 1
North East - 6 £36,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Security Management.

1 482 (63.34%) Information Security
2 367 (48.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 347 (45.60%) Information Security Management
4 297 (39.03%) CISSP
5 262 (34.43%) CISM
6 248 (32.59%) Management Information System
7 234 (30.75%) Risk Management
8 209 (27.46%) ISMS
9 202 (26.54%) ITIL
10 197 (25.89%) Firewall
11 172 (22.60%) Finance
12 161 (21.16%) CISA
13 141 (18.53%) PCI DSS
14 137 (18.00%) Microsoft
15 130 (17.08%) Windows
16 129 (16.95%) Degree
17 122 (16.03%) Cybersecurity
18 117 (15.37%) Linux
19 116 (15.24%) Network Security
20 112 (14.72%) Cisco
21 110 (14.45%) Security Operations
22 107 (14.06%) Security Architecture
23 102 (13.40%) Business Continuity
24 94 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
24 94 (12.35%) Data Protection
25 82 (10.78%) Windows Server
26 81 (10.64%) SQL
27 79 (10.38%) Security Cleared
28 78 (10.25%) Risk Assessment
28 78 (10.25%) Agile Software Development

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 30 (3.94%) MS Exchange
2 26 (3.42%) IIS
3 17 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.18%) JBoss
4 9 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 7 (0.92%) Apache
6 5 (0.66%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.53%) nginx
7 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.39%) SAS
9 2 (0.26%) CICS
9 2 (0.26%) Confluence
9 2 (0.26%) Drupal
9 2 (0.26%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.26%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (6.04%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (4.20%) MS Visio
4 31 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) SAP FI-AP
2 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.39%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.26%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.13%) Maximo
5 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (3.81%) Office 365
3 25 (3.29%) SaaS
4 24 (3.15%) IaaS
5 14 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.84%) PaaS
6 11 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (0.66%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.26%) GitHub
8 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.26%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.13%) G Suite
9 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 197 (25.89%) Firewall
2 116 (15.24%) Network Security
3 60 (7.88%) VPN
4 47 (6.18%) Internet
5 34 (4.47%) Intrusion Detection
6 32 (4.20%) TCP/IP
7 28 (3.68%) WAN
8 27 (3.55%) DNS
9 25 (3.29%) LAN
10 21 (2.76%) SSL
11 20 (2.63%) iSCSI
12 19 (2.50%) SAN
12 19 (2.50%) Wireless
13 16 (2.10%) VoIP
14 15 (1.97%) DHCP
15 14 (1.84%) HTTP
16 13 (1.71%) OSPF
17 12 (1.58%) DMZ
17 12 (1.58%) FCoE
17 12 (1.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.99%) Relational Database
3 25 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (3.02%) RDBMS
6 22 (2.89%) MySQL
6 22 (2.89%) Oracle Database
7 21 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.45%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.45%) Star Schema
13 10 (1.31%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.05%) MongoDB
14 8 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
15 6 (0.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (1.84%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.66%) JIRA
3 5 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (0.66%) Subversion
3 5 (0.66%) TeamCity
3 5 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.26%) AppScan
5 2 (0.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.26%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.26%) Introscope
5 2 (0.26%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.26%) Selenium
5 2 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.26%) sqlmap
5 2 (0.26%) TestRail
5 2 (0.26%) Trac
6 1 (0.13%) Maven
General
1 172 (22.60%) Finance
2 68 (8.94%) Legal
3 59 (7.75%) Telecoms
4 39 (5.12%) Banking
5 28 (3.68%) Retail
6 27 (3.55%) Digital Economy
7 13 (1.71%) Back Office
8 12 (1.58%) Law
9 11 (1.45%) Marketing
10 10 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.18%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.18%) Local Government
11 9 (1.18%) Spanish Language
12 8 (1.05%) Dutch Language
12 8 (1.05%) French Language
12 8 (1.05%) German Language
12 8 (1.05%) Italian Language
13 7 (0.92%) Electronics
14 6 (0.79%) Games
15 5 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (19.84%) Analyst
2 124 (16.29%) Security Analyst
3 122 (16.03%) Security Manager
4 105 (13.80%) Consultant
5 79 (10.38%) Security Consultant
6 72 (9.46%) Information Analyst
7 71 (9.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 71 (9.33%) Security Engineer
8 66 (8.67%) Information Manager
9 63 (8.28%) Information Security Manager
10 51 (6.70%) Network Engineer
11 41 (5.39%) Architect
12 37 (4.86%) Administrator
12 37 (4.86%) IT Analyst
13 34 (4.47%) Security Architect
14 32 (4.20%) IT Manager
15 28 (3.68%) IT Security Analyst
16 26 (3.42%) DBA
16 26 (3.42%) Information Security Consultant
17 25 (3.29%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.23%) .NET
2 16 (2.10%) XML
3 11 (1.45%) Web Services
4 9 (1.18%) ASP.NET
4 9 (1.18%) boto
5 6 (0.79%) Middleware
6 5 (0.66%) CGI
7 4 (0.53%) ActiveX
7 4 (0.53%) REST
7 4 (0.53%) WinForms
7 4 (0.53%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.39%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.39%) CSS
8 3 (0.39%) SailPoint
8 3 (0.39%) SAML
8 3 (0.39%) SOAP
8 3 (0.39%) WPF
9 2 (0.26%) HTML
9 2 (0.26%) J2EE
9 2 (0.26%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 248 (32.59%) Management Information System
2 55 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 53 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (5.65%) Data Protection Act
5 40 (5.26%) CESG
6 37 (4.86%) Data Centre
7 31 (4.07%) Security Operations Centre
8 24 (3.15%) Cyber Attack
9 20 (2.63%) Cyber Defence
10 16 (2.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 14 (1.84%) CESG CLAS
11 14 (1.84%) Replication
12 13 (1.71%) User Experience
13 12 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
14 10 (1.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 10 (1.31%) Driving Licence
15 8 (1.05%) Fat Client
15 8 (1.05%) NHS
15 8 (1.05%) Thin Client
16 7 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 130 (17.08%) Windows
2 117 (15.37%) Linux
3 82 (10.78%) Windows Server
4 54 (7.10%) Unix
5 22 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.97%) Windows 10
8 13 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.05%) Android
10 8 (1.05%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.79%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.66%) CentOS
13 5 (0.66%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.66%) SUSE
13 5 (0.66%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (63.34%) Information Security
2 347 (45.60%) Information Security Management
3 234 (30.75%) Risk Management
4 209 (27.46%) ISMS
5 202 (26.54%) ITIL
6 122 (16.03%) Cybersecurity
7 110 (14.45%) Security Operations
8 107 (14.06%) Security Architecture
9 102 (13.40%) Business Continuity
10 94 (12.35%) Data Protection
10 94 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 78 (10.25%) Agile Software Development
11 78 (10.25%) Risk Assessment
12 73 (9.59%) SIEM
13 69 (9.07%) Incident Management
14 66 (8.67%) Service Delivery
15 65 (8.54%) Project Management
16 64 (8.41%) Information Assurance
16 64 (8.41%) Service Management
17 61 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (10.64%) SQL
2 30 (3.94%) Python
3 25 (3.29%) C
4 19 (2.50%) Perl
4 19 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 18 (2.37%) T-SQL
6 17 (2.23%) Java
7 16 (2.10%) C#
8 13 (1.71%) PHP
9 11 (1.45%) Ruby
10 10 (1.31%) C++
11 9 (1.18%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.18%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.05%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.79%) R
14 5 (0.66%) Scala
14 5 (0.66%) VB
15 2 (0.26%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.26%) JCL
15 2 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 297 (39.03%) CISSP
2 262 (34.43%) CISM
3 161 (21.16%) CISA
4 129 (16.95%) Degree
5 79 (10.38%) Security Cleared
6 77 (10.12%) Cisco Certification
7 51 (6.70%) SC Cleared
8 41 (5.39%) CESG Certified Professional
9 38 (4.99%) CCNP
10 35 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
11 30 (3.94%) CCSE
11 30 (3.94%) CRISC
12 28 (3.68%) CCSP
13 27 (3.55%) CCIE
13 27 (3.55%) JNCIS
14 25 (3.29%) DV Cleared
15 23 (3.02%) CCIE Service Provider
16 22 (2.89%) CCNA
16 22 (2.89%) SANS
17 21 (2.76%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (48.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 141 (18.53%) PCI DSS
3 75 (9.86%) SLA
4 74 (9.72%) COBIT
5 43 (5.65%) GDPR
6 41 (5.39%) Cyber Essentials
7 31 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27002
8 29 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 23 (3.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 21 (2.76%) ISO 9001
11 14 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 13 (1.71%) ISO 22301
12 13 (1.71%) PMO
13 12 (1.58%) RMADS
14 9 (1.18%) ISO 14001
15 8 (1.05%) JSP 440
15 8 (1.05%) QA
16 7 (0.92%) SSAE 16
17 6 (0.79%) Data Quality
17 6 (0.79%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 64 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 40 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.02%) ProxySG
4 22 (2.89%) XenApp
5 11 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (1.31%) Terminal Services
7 9 (1.18%) Firmware
8 8 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.05%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.05%) XenServer
9 7 (0.92%) Docker
9 7 (0.92%) MetaFrame
10 5 (0.66%) DFS Replication
10 5 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 2 (0.26%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.26%) Time Sharing Option
11 2 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (2.89%) SCCM
2 21 (2.76%) Puppet
3 18 (2.37%) Ansible
4 11 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
4 11 (1.45%) SCOM
5 10 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (1.18%) FortiGate
7 8 (1.05%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.92%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.66%) EdgeSight
10 5 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.53%) Nagios
12 3 (0.39%) QRadar
12 3 (0.39%) WSUS
13 2 (0.26%) CA Wily
13 2 (0.26%) FreeIPA
13 2 (0.26%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.26%) zSecure
Vendors
1 137 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 112 (14.72%) Cisco
3 56 (7.36%) Oracle
4 53 (6.96%) Citrix
5 52 (6.83%) VMware
6 43 (5.65%) Palo Alto
7 41 (5.39%) Juniper
8 40 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 38 (4.99%) HP
10 37 (4.86%) F5
11 31 (4.07%) Fortinet
12 26 (3.42%) McAfee
13 24 (3.15%) Blue Coat
13 24 (3.15%) Proofpoint
13 24 (3.15%) Sourcefire
14 23 (3.02%) Imperva
14 23 (3.02%) TippingPoint
15 14 (1.84%) Riverbed
16 13 (1.71%) SAP
16 13 (1.71%) SolarWinds
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £29,307 to £31,053
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Unspecified - Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £29,307 to £31,053 per annum (pro-rata if part time)
Posted: 2 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Trimble
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £51,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago