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

Security Management
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 510 563
Rank change year-on-year -16 +53  
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 377 485 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.55% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 303 388 363
Median salary £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.38% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09%  

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 263997 301274 311895
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,789
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Management in the UK

Security Management
Top 9 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 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 -25 358 £59,500 +13.33% 57
UK excluding London -30 219 £50,000 +11.11% 44
London +15 146 £67,500 +3.84% 14
South East -3 81 £48,750 -4.87% 14
North of England -3 58 £50,000 +17.64% 12
Midlands +6 33 £50,000 - 5
East of England -5 26 £57,500 +57.53% 6
South West -25 15 £57,500 +43.75% 6
Scotland +12 9 £66,000 +14.78%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 477 (62.19%) Information Security
2 366 (47.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 349 (45.50%) Information Security Management
4 298 (38.85%) CISSP
5 260 (33.90%) CISM
6 235 (30.64%) Management Information System
7 219 (28.55%) Risk Management
8 218 (28.42%) ISMS
9 197 (25.68%) ITIL
10 192 (25.03%) Firewall
11 176 (22.95%) Finance
12 162 (21.12%) CISA
13 152 (19.82%) Microsoft
14 145 (18.90%) PCI DSS
15 142 (18.51%) Windows
16 126 (16.43%) Degree
17 117 (15.25%) Linux
17 117 (15.25%) Cisco
18 113 (14.73%) Data Protection
18 113 (14.73%) Security Operations
19 112 (14.60%) Cybersecurity
20 106 (13.82%) Business Continuity
21 105 (13.69%) Disaster Recovery
22 104 (13.56%) Network Security
23 99 (12.91%) Security Architecture
24 93 (12.13%) Windows Server
25 88 (11.47%) SQL
26 80 (10.43%) Cisco Certification
27 79 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
28 76 (9.91%) Active Directory

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 39 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 26 (3.39%) IIS
3 15 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.17%) JBoss
4 9 (1.17%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.78%) Apache
5 6 (0.78%) nginx
5 6 (0.78%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.65%) SAS
7 3 (0.39%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.26%) CICS
8 2 (0.26%) Drupal
8 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.26%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.13%) Zimbra
Applications
1 45 (5.87%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (4.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (3.52%) MS Visio
4 26 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.39%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.52%) SAP FI-AP
2 4 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.39%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.39%) Unica
4 2 (0.26%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (0.26%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.13%) Maximo
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.13%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.13%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.13%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.69%) Office 365
4 31 (4.04%) IaaS
5 25 (3.26%) SaaS
6 15 (1.96%) PaaS
7 12 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.65%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.26%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 192 (25.03%) Firewall
2 104 (13.56%) Network Security
3 63 (8.21%) VPN
4 47 (6.13%) Internet
5 41 (5.35%) TCP/IP
6 39 (5.08%) WAN
7 36 (4.69%) LAN
8 31 (4.04%) Intrusion Detection
9 30 (3.91%) DNS
10 25 (3.26%) SAN
11 23 (3.00%) iSCSI
12 22 (2.87%) VoIP
13 21 (2.74%) SSL
13 21 (2.74%) Wireless
14 18 (2.35%) DHCP
14 18 (2.35%) OSPF
15 15 (1.96%) DMZ
16 14 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (1.83%) FCoE
17 13 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 28 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (3.26%) MySQL
7 23 (3.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (2.61%) Oracle Database
8 20 (2.61%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.35%) NoSQL
9 18 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (2.09%) MongoDB
11 13 (1.69%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
15 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (0.91%) Subversion
4 7 (0.91%) TeamCity
4 7 (0.91%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.39%) JIRA
6 2 (0.26%) AppScan
6 2 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.26%) Burp Suite
6 2 (0.26%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.26%) Introscope
6 2 (0.26%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.26%) Selenium
6 2 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.26%) sqlmap
6 2 (0.26%) TestRail
6 2 (0.26%) Trac
7 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 176 (22.95%) Finance
2 62 (8.08%) Legal
3 50 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 36 (4.69%) Banking
5 30 (3.91%) Retail
6 23 (3.00%) Digital Economy
7 15 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.69%) Back Office
9 11 (1.43%) Marketing
10 9 (1.17%) Local Government
10 9 (1.17%) Spanish Language
11 8 (1.04%) Dutch Language
11 8 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.04%) French Language
11 8 (1.04%) German Language
11 8 (1.04%) Italian Language
11 8 (1.04%) Law
12 7 (0.91%) Electronics
12 7 (0.91%) Games
13 6 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (18.12%) Analyst
2 124 (16.17%) Security Manager
3 113 (14.73%) Consultant
4 111 (14.47%) Security Analyst
5 83 (10.82%) Security Consultant
6 69 (9.00%) Information Analyst
7 68 (8.87%) Information Security Analyst
8 65 (8.47%) Security Engineer
9 62 (8.08%) Information Manager
10 59 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
11 56 (7.30%) Network Engineer
12 36 (4.69%) Architect
13 33 (4.30%) Administrator
13 33 (4.30%) IT Manager
13 33 (4.30%) Security Architect
14 30 (3.91%) Information Security Consultant
15 29 (3.78%) IT Analyst
16 25 (3.26%) DBA
16 25 (3.26%) Information Assurance Analyst
17 24 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.09%) .NET
2 13 (1.69%) Web Services
2 13 (1.69%) XML
3 9 (1.17%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.17%) boto
4 5 (0.65%) CGI
5 4 (0.52%) REST
6 3 (0.39%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.39%) JDBC
6 3 (0.39%) LAMP
6 3 (0.39%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.39%) Middleware
6 3 (0.39%) ODBC
6 3 (0.39%) OpenVZ
6 3 (0.39%) SailPoint
6 3 (0.39%) SAML
7 2 (0.26%) ActiveX
7 2 (0.26%) CSS
7 2 (0.26%) J2EE
7 2 (0.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 235 (30.64%) Management Information System
2 51 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 49 (6.39%) Data Protection Act
5 43 (5.61%) Data Centre
6 34 (4.43%) CESG
7 27 (3.52%) Security Operations Centre
8 23 (3.00%) Cyber Attack
9 22 (2.87%) Cyber Defence
10 15 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 14 (1.83%) Replication
11 14 (1.83%) User Experience
12 13 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
13 12 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
13 12 (1.56%) Driving Licence
14 11 (1.43%) Blog
15 9 (1.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
16 8 (1.04%) Fat Client
16 8 (1.04%) Thin Client
17 7 (0.91%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 142 (18.51%) Windows
2 117 (15.25%) Linux
3 93 (12.13%) Windows Server
4 43 (5.61%) Unix
5 28 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (2.48%) Windows 7
8 16 (2.09%) Windows 10
9 12 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.17%) Android
10 9 (1.17%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.78%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.65%) CentOS
12 5 (0.65%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.65%) SUSE
12 5 (0.65%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.65%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (62.19%) Information Security
2 349 (45.50%) Information Security Management
3 219 (28.55%) Risk Management
4 218 (28.42%) ISMS
5 197 (25.68%) ITIL
6 113 (14.73%) Data Protection
6 113 (14.73%) Security Operations
7 112 (14.60%) Cybersecurity
8 106 (13.82%) Business Continuity
9 105 (13.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 99 (12.91%) Security Architecture
11 79 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
12 76 (9.91%) SIEM
13 74 (9.65%) Project Management
14 66 (8.60%) Service Delivery
14 66 (8.60%) Service Management
15 65 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
16 64 (8.34%) Continuous Improvement
17 62 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
18 59 (7.69%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 88 (11.47%) SQL
2 35 (4.56%) Python
3 23 (3.00%) Java
3 23 (3.00%) Perl
4 21 (2.74%) C
4 21 (2.74%) T-SQL
5 18 (2.35%) PowerShell
6 16 (2.09%) C#
6 16 (2.09%) PHP
6 16 (2.09%) Ruby
7 15 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 10 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 8 (1.04%) R
9 8 (1.04%) Scala
10 7 (0.91%) C++
11 6 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.65%) VB
13 3 (0.39%) Korn
14 2 (0.26%) CLIST
14 2 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 298 (38.85%) CISSP
2 260 (33.90%) CISM
3 162 (21.12%) CISA
4 126 (16.43%) Degree
5 80 (10.43%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (9.78%) Security Cleared
7 52 (6.78%) SC Cleared
8 44 (5.74%) CCNP
9 39 (5.08%) CESG Certified Professional
10 31 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
10 31 (4.04%) CRISC
10 31 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (3.52%) CCSE
12 24 (3.13%) CCSP
12 24 (3.13%) DV Cleared
13 23 (3.00%) CCIE
13 23 (3.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 22 (2.87%) JNCIS
15 21 (2.74%) CCNA
15 21 (2.74%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 366 (47.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 145 (18.90%) PCI DSS
3 71 (9.26%) SLA
4 59 (7.69%) COBIT
5 53 (6.91%) GDPR
6 39 (5.08%) Cyber Essentials
7 38 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 29 (3.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 25 (3.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 24 (3.13%) ISO 9001
11 18 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 16 (2.09%) QA
13 12 (1.56%) ISO 22301
13 12 (1.56%) RMADS
14 10 (1.30%) ISO 14001
15 9 (1.17%) PMO
16 8 (1.04%) JSP 440
16 8 (1.04%) SSAE 16
17 7 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27005
17 7 (0.91%) NIST 800
System Software
1 76 (9.91%) Active Directory
2 47 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.65%) XenApp
4 19 (2.48%) ProxySG
5 17 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.83%) Terminal Services
7 13 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (1.17%) Firmware
10 8 (1.04%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.04%) XenServer
11 7 (0.91%) Docker
11 7 (0.91%) MetaFrame
11 7 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.78%) vSphere
13 5 (0.65%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 2 (0.26%) RACF
14 2 (0.26%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 29 (3.78%) SCCM
2 18 (2.35%) Puppet
3 16 (2.09%) SCOM
4 14 (1.83%) Ansible
5 13 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 9 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (1.04%) Data Guard
7 8 (1.04%) FortiGate
8 7 (0.91%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.65%) EdgeSight
10 5 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.52%) Nagios
11 4 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.39%) WSUS
13 2 (0.26%) CA Wily
13 2 (0.26%) FreeIPA
13 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.26%) zSecure
Vendors
1 152 (19.82%) Microsoft
2 117 (15.25%) Cisco
3 63 (8.21%) VMware
4 62 (8.08%) Citrix
4 62 (8.08%) Oracle
5 45 (5.87%) CheckPoint
6 41 (5.35%) HP
7 40 (5.22%) Juniper
7 40 (5.22%) Palo Alto
8 37 (4.82%) F5
9 29 (3.78%) Fortinet
10 23 (3.00%) Sourcefire
11 21 (2.74%) Proofpoint
12 20 (2.61%) McAfee
13 19 (2.48%) Blue Coat
13 19 (2.48%) Imperva
13 19 (2.48%) TippingPoint
14 16 (2.09%) SolarWinds
15 15 (1.96%) NetApp
15 15 (1.96%) Riverbed
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + To £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours 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
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gowling WLG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £40,428 to £48,514 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago