Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 150 154
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.43% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Wales median annual salary £35,050 £82,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.52% +97.60% -12.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £41,500 £30,225
90th Percentile £50,500 £91,650 £54,675
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Security Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1870 2348 2315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.95% 88.97% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2008 1946
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,432 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Wales

Security Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Security Management in Wales

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Management in Wales

Security Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +35 8 £34,375 -58.33%
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Security Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) CISM
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) ISMS
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (22.22%) MBA
6 2 (22.22%) Law
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (22.22%) GDPR
6 2 (22.22%) CRISC
7 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 1 (11.11%) IASME
7 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (11.11%) IPsec
7 1 (11.11%) Legal
7 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Information
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Security
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security Management
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (33.33%) ISMS
4 3 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CISM
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) CRISC
3 2 (22.22%) MBA
4 1 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (11.11%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (11.11%) IASME
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft