The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Manager
Rank 558 551 532
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 33 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.067% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.070% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 17
Average daily rate £485 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £549 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.57% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IT Security Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Security Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

IT Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Security Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 17 £500 +17.64% 4
North West - 12 £468 - 2
South East +13 3 £544 +45.00% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £544 - 2
South West 0 1 £410 -0.60% 1
East of England -2 1 - -
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IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 30 (37.97%) Information Security
2 20 (25.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (24.05%) Project Management
4 17 (21.52%) Finance
5 16 (20.25%) Risk Management
6 15 (18.99%) Management Information System
6 15 (18.99%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (17.72%) PCI DSS
7 14 (17.72%) Firewall
8 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (16.46%) ITIL
9 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
9 12 (15.19%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (13.92%) CISSP
11 10 (12.66%) Security Management
12 9 (11.39%) Windows
12 9 (11.39%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (10.13%) Banking
14 7 (8.86%) IT Governance
14 7 (8.86%) CISM
14 7 (8.86%) Change Management
14 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (8.86%) DV Cleared
14 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
14 7 (8.86%) OWASP
15 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
15 6 (7.59%) SIEM
15 6 (7.59%) Identity Access Management
15 6 (7.59%) Cisco
15 6 (7.59%) LAN

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Project
1 2 (2.53%) Windchill
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.53%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.27%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) Firewall
2 6 (7.59%) LAN
3 5 (6.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (6.33%) WAN
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.80%) Internet
4 3 (3.80%) Network Security
5 1 (1.27%) ATM
5 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.27%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) JIRA
1 2 (2.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 4 (5.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Statistics
4 3 (3.80%) BYOD
4 3 (3.80%) CCTV
5 2 (2.53%) CESG
5 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.53%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.53%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) DataPower
6 1 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.27%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.27%) PMI
6 1 (1.27%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) VMS
4 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Information Security
2 19 (24.05%) Project Management
3 16 (20.25%) Risk Management
4 15 (18.99%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (16.46%) ITIL
5 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.19%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
7 10 (12.66%) Security Management
8 9 (11.39%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (8.86%) Change Management
9 7 (8.86%) IT Governance
9 7 (8.86%) OWASP
10 6 (7.59%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (7.59%) SIEM
11 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.33%) Information Assurance
11 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (5.06%) Matrix Management
12 4 (5.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
1 3 (3.80%) VB
2 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) CISSP
2 7 (8.86%) CISM
2 7 (8.86%) DV Cleared
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) CISA
5 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.80%) APMP
6 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.53%) CGEIT
7 2 (2.53%) CRISC
8 1 (1.27%) Degree
8 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (17.72%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.53%) COBIT
4 2 (2.53%) COSO
4 2 (2.53%) ISO27002
4 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Nexpose
1 3 (3.80%) Proventia
1 3 (3.80%) QRadar
2 1 (1.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Cisco
2 5 (6.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (5.06%) Citrix
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) BMC
4 3 (3.80%) F5
4 3 (3.80%) Intel Security
4 3 (3.80%) Remedy
4 3 (3.80%) ScanSafe
5 2 (2.53%) Symantec
6 1 (1.27%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) Rally
6 1 (1.27%) SAP
6 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
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