The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 192 189 217
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 19 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 9
Average daily rate
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£520 £518 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £628 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
5481 5422 6592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.38% 92.16% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4267 3949 4849
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £277
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 87 91 168
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £32.82 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Security Manager across the City of London region.

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Manager in their job title.

1 28 (66.67%) Information Security
2 17 (40.48%) Finance
3 14 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (30.95%) CISSP
5 10 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 8 (19.05%) CISM
6 8 (19.05%) Firewall
6 8 (19.05%) Windows
6 8 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (19.05%) Cyber Security
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
7 7 (16.67%) UNIX
7 7 (16.67%) Security Management
7 7 (16.67%) CISA
8 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 6 (14.29%) Project Management
8 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 6 (14.29%) SIEM
9 5 (11.90%) Banking
9 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
9 5 (11.90%) VPN
9 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
9 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
10 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
10 4 (9.52%) Linux
10 4 (9.52%) BCP
10 4 (9.52%) Degree
10 4 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Firewall
1 8 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.90%) VPN
3 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (7.14%) Wireless
4 2 (4.76%) IPsec
4 2 (4.76%) LDAP
4 2 (4.76%) DHCP
4 2 (4.76%) DDNS
4 2 (4.76%) DSL
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.38%) Network Security
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Local Government
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) PMI
2 2 (4.76%) Economics
2 2 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) iSeries
3 1 (2.38%) BYOD
3 1 (2.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (19.05%) Cyber Security
3 7 (16.67%) Security Management
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 6 (14.29%) SIEM
5 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
5 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
6 4 (9.52%) BCP
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (7.14%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 3 (7.14%) Server Hardening
7 3 (7.14%) Database Security
7 3 (7.14%) Data Security
7 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) CISSP
2 8 (19.05%) CISM
3 7 (16.67%) CISA
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
5 3 (7.14%) GIAC
5 3 (7.14%) CCSA
5 3 (7.14%) CCSE
5 3 (7.14%) PMP
5 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCNA
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) APMP
7 1 (2.38%) CRISC
7 1 (2.38%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.14%) BS7799
2 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Snort
2 3 (7.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco
1 3 (7.14%) Nokia
1 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 3 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (2.38%) Websense
3 1 (2.38%) LogRhythm
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