The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Manager
Rank 198 - 214
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% - 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% - 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£475 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IT Security Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5393 5319 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.43% 92.41% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4151 3926 4767
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £263 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 76 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.58 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -7.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £32.03 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Security Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Security Manager across the City of London region.

IT Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited IT Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Security Manager in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) CCSA
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Nokia
2 3 (50.00%) Squid
2 3 (50.00%) CCSE
2 3 (50.00%) Snort
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited IT Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DDNS
2 2 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 1 (16.67%) BCP
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCSA
1 3 (50.00%) CCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Snort
1 3 (50.00%) Squid
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Websense
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) Trustwave