The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Manager
UK / England
Rank 546 577 562
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 27 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.069% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.073% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 21
Median daily rate £500 £485 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £485 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +17.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39639 45394 45253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26042 29634 28355
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1517 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured IT Security Manager in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 12 £575 +15.00% 4
North West +23 7 £531 +13.63%
South East +21 3 £450 -17.24% 1
North East - 3 £500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 £393 - 1
IT Security Manager
UK

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT Security Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring IT Security Manager in the job title.

1 24 (48.98%) Information Security
2 18 (36.73%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (32.65%) CISSP
4 14 (28.57%) Finance
5 13 (26.53%) Project Management
6 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
7 10 (20.41%) CISM
7 10 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
8 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (16.33%) Network Security
9 8 (16.33%) Banking
10 7 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (14.29%) SIEM
10 7 (14.29%) Data Protection
10 7 (14.29%) CISA
11 6 (12.24%) Firewall
11 6 (12.24%) Security Operations
12 5 (10.20%) Business Continuity
13 4 (8.16%) Retail
13 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (8.16%) COBIT
13 4 (8.16%) Security Management
13 4 (8.16%) ITIL
13 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
13 4 (8.16%) Security Architecture
13 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
14 3 (6.12%) Security Operations Centre
14 3 (6.12%) IT Audit
14 3 (6.12%) Identity Access Management

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Project
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Network Security
2 6 (12.24%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) Skype
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.12%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.08%) PMI
4 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) BYOD
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Information Security
2 18 (36.73%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (26.53%) Project Management
4 9 (18.37%) Risk Management
4 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 7 (14.29%) SIEM
5 7 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (12.24%) Security Operations
7 5 (10.20%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.16%) ITIL
8 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.16%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.16%) Security Management
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.12%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (6.12%) SAP Security
9 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) CISSP
2 10 (20.41%) CISM
3 7 (14.29%) CISA
4 3 (6.12%) CEH
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCNP
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CRISC
6 1 (2.04%) IISP
6 1 (2.04%) MCITP
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.16%) COBIT
3 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.04%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.04%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Nessus
2 1 (2.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Cisco
1 3 (6.12%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) AlgoSec
3 1 (2.04%) AlienVault
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix