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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 166 191 192
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 23 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.23% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.25% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 2
Average daily rate
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£494 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.63 - -
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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
4794 5643 5492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 93.01% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3634 4019 4083
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 90 112
Average hourly rate £17.98 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.19 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 25 (56.82%) Information Security
2 21 (47.73%) Finance
3 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
4 13 (29.55%) Risk Management
5 12 (27.27%) CISSP
6 11 (25.00%) Banking
7 9 (20.45%) CISM
7 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (15.91%) CISA
9 6 (13.64%) Security Management
9 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
10 5 (11.36%) Database Security
10 5 (11.36%) Firewall
10 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
10 5 (11.36%) Windows
11 4 (9.09%) LAN
11 4 (9.09%) WAN
11 4 (9.09%) Project Management
11 4 (9.09%) Information Security Management
11 4 (9.09%) Legal
11 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 4 (9.09%) People Management
11 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
11 4 (9.09%) Information Assurance
11 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
11 4 (9.09%) Investment Banking
12 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (6.82%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) LAN
2 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.55%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.55%) VLAN
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (4.55%) Network Security
4 2 (4.55%) DMZ
4 2 (4.55%) OSPF
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Law
5 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.27%) German Language
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.55%) PMI
3 2 (4.55%) Economics
4 1 (2.27%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) RMADS
4 1 (2.27%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Information Security
2 13 (29.55%) Risk Management
3 6 (13.64%) Security Management
3 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.36%) Database Security
4 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) Project Management
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security Management
5 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.09%) Information Assurance
5 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 4 (9.09%) People Management
6 3 (6.82%) Cash Management
6 3 (6.82%) Cyber Security
6 3 (6.82%) SIEM
7 2 (4.55%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Network Management
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) Validation
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) CISSP
2 9 (20.45%) CISM
3 7 (15.91%) CISA
4 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) GIAC
6 3 (6.82%) PMP
6 3 (6.82%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.55%) Degree
8 1 (2.27%) APMP
8 1 (2.27%) CRISC
8 1 (2.27%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
2 2 (4.55%) Dell
2 2 (4.55%) F5
2 2 (4.55%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (2.27%) Trustwave
3 1 (2.27%) Juniper
3 1 (2.27%) McAfee
3 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.27%) IronPort