The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 194 195 204
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 16 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.032% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.035% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 13
Average daily rate £475 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £458 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £518 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £416 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Security Manager
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 13 (46.43%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
3 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 8 (28.57%) Banking
5 7 (25.00%) Firewall
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) CISSP
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 4 (14.29%) Websense
7 4 (14.29%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) Network Security
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
8 3 (10.71%) CISA
8 3 (10.71%) CISM
8 3 (10.71%) UNIX
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) Law
8 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
9 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Publishing
9 2 (7.14%) Change Management
9 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) IPsec
4 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Law
3 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Publishing
5 1 (3.57%) German Language
5 1 (3.57%) Front Office
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Local Government
5 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.14%) Kindle
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) CESG
2 1 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
3 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
6 2 (7.14%) SIEM
6 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (7.14%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.57%) Product Management
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.57%) Test Management
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CISSP
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) CISA
3 3 (10.71%) CISM
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) ISEB
5 1 (3.57%) PMP
5 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Websense
2 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco