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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Manager
Rank 590 576 571
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 39 70 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.13% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.14% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 58 19
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £421 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £575 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-16.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
46883 50243 48342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.97% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30886 32538 29753
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1439 1894 1939
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 18 £540 +6.66% 6
Yorkshire +5 6 £450 -4.76% 3
North West +11 4 £400 -20.79% 1
East of England +9 3 £410 -21.15% 1
South West +6 3 £488 +6.96%
South East +4 3 £425 +88.88% 1
North East - 2 - -
IT Security Manager
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IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 48 (45.28%) Information Security
2 39 (36.79%) Project Management
3 38 (35.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (33.02%) Finance
5 34 (32.08%) PRINCE2
6 25 (23.58%) CISSP
7 22 (20.75%) Firewall
8 20 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (16.98%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (16.98%) Security Operations
10 17 (16.04%) CISM
11 16 (15.09%) Risk Management
11 16 (15.09%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (13.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 14 (13.21%) PCI DSS
13 13 (12.26%) Security Management
13 13 (12.26%) ITIL
14 12 (11.32%) PMI Certification
14 12 (11.32%) Degree
15 11 (10.38%) CISA
15 11 (10.38%) Data Loss Prevention
16 10 (9.43%) Kalman Filter
16 10 (9.43%) Banking
17 9 (8.49%) Cryptography
17 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
17 9 (8.49%) PMI
17 9 (8.49%) Vulnerability Management
18 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (7.55%) Data Protection
18 8 (7.55%) Security Operations Centre

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 5 (4.72%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
1 8 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.72%) MS Project
3 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.75%) Firewall
2 6 (5.66%) Network Security
3 5 (4.72%) WAN
4 4 (3.77%) LAN
5 3 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.89%) Internet
6 2 (1.89%) Intranet
6 2 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.89%) SSL
6 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.89%) VoIP
6 2 (1.89%) Wireless
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.94%) IPv6
7 1 (0.94%) VLAN
7 1 (0.94%) VPN
7 1 (0.94%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 35 (33.02%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
3 2 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Cryptography
1 9 (8.49%) PMI
2 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.72%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) PKI
7 1 (0.94%) BYOD
7 1 (0.94%) CESG
7 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.94%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.94%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.83%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Unix
2 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.28%) Information Security
2 39 (36.79%) Project Management
3 34 (32.08%) PRINCE2
4 20 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (16.98%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (16.98%) Security Operations
6 16 (15.09%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (15.09%) Risk Management
7 13 (12.26%) ITIL
7 13 (12.26%) Security Management
8 11 (10.38%) Data Loss Prevention
9 10 (9.43%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (8.49%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (7.55%) Data Protection
12 7 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.60%) Information Security Management
12 7 (6.60%) ISMS
12 7 (6.60%) SIEM
12 7 (6.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) CISSP
2 17 (16.04%) CISM
3 12 (11.32%) Degree
3 12 (11.32%) PMI Certification
4 11 (10.38%) CISA
5 7 (6.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (5.66%) PMP
6 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.83%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.89%) APMP
9 2 (1.89%) CCNA
9 2 (1.89%) CCNP
9 2 (1.89%) CISMP
10 1 (0.94%) CITP
10 1 (0.94%) HNC
10 1 (0.94%) ISACA
10 1 (0.94%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (35.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (13.21%) PCI DSS
2 14 (13.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (4.72%) COBIT
4 4 (3.77%) COSO
4 4 (3.77%) ISO27005
5 3 (2.83%) QA
6 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.94%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) QRadar
1 2 (1.89%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.94%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.94%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) Cisco
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.89%) Clearswift
3 2 (1.89%) IBM
3 2 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (0.94%) Avaya
4 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.94%) Kaspersky
4 1 (0.94%) LogRhythm
4 1 (0.94%) NetApp
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle
4 1 (0.94%) Sourcefire
4 1 (0.94%) Tripwire