The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 445 460 493
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 134 92 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 63 43
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£475 £470 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £431
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £5.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- -86.75%
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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 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
46312 45019 50103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.74% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27333 28780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1956 2521
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

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 Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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 +46 63 £518 +7.53% 18
South East -14 20 £458 +8.92% 4
South West -30 15 £400 -28.88% 3
North West +5 14 £450 +14.06% 1
East of England -11 8 £463 - 2
West Midlands - 5 £525 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £450 - 1
East Midlands +13 4 £588 -
North East - - - -
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 123 (55.91%) Information Security
2 62 (28.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 61 (27.73%) Finance
4 54 (24.55%) Project Management
5 49 (22.27%) CISSP
6 41 (18.64%) Risk Management
7 39 (17.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (16.36%) PRINCE2
9 34 (15.45%) ITIL
9 34 (15.45%) Banking
10 33 (15.00%) Security Management
11 30 (13.64%) Security Cleared
12 27 (12.27%) Cyber Security
13 26 (11.82%) Management Information System
14 25 (11.36%) CISM
15 24 (10.91%) Firewall
16 20 (9.09%) CISA
16 20 (9.09%) Windows
16 20 (9.09%) SC Cleared
16 20 (9.09%) Security Architecture
16 20 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 19 (8.64%) Information Assurance
17 19 (8.64%) Project Planning
18 18 (8.18%) SIEM
18 18 (8.18%) Vulnerability Management
19 17 (7.73%) UNIX
20 16 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
20 16 (7.27%) Data Protection
21 15 (6.82%) Investment Banking
22 14 (6.36%) CESG

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 5 (2.27%) Tomcat
1 5 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (6.36%) MS Project
2 12 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.64%) MS Office
4 6 (2.73%) MS Excel
5 5 (2.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.45%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.91%) Firewall
2 9 (4.09%) Reverse Proxy
2 9 (4.09%) Network Security
3 5 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.36%) VPN
4 3 (1.36%) Wireless
4 3 (1.36%) Wireless Security
5 2 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.91%) LAN
5 2 (0.91%) WAN
6 1 (0.45%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.45%) SSL
6 1 (0.45%) DMZ
6 1 (0.45%) Intranet
6 1 (0.45%) Internet
6 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.91%) EDRMS
1 2 (0.91%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.45%) QlikView
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.45%) Sahi
1 1 (0.45%) QADirector
1 1 (0.45%) WATIR
1 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 61 (27.73%) Finance
2 34 (15.45%) Banking
3 15 (6.82%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.55%) Retail
5 9 (4.09%) Legal
6 7 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.91%) Automotive
8 2 (0.91%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Front Office
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.27%) .NET
1 5 (2.27%) Middleware
2 2 (0.91%) J2EE
2 2 (0.91%) Web Services
3 1 (0.45%) JSP
3 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.82%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.36%) CESG
3 11 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (3.18%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (2.73%) PMI
6 3 (1.36%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.36%) Open Source
6 3 (1.36%) RMADS
7 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.91%) GIS
7 2 (0.91%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) DataPower
8 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.45%) SCADA
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) PKI
8 1 (0.45%) CCTV
8 1 (0.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.09%) Windows
2 17 (7.73%) UNIX
3 12 (5.45%) Linux
4 3 (1.36%) Android
5 2 (0.91%) zOS
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.45%) Solaris
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (55.91%) Information Security
2 54 (24.55%) Project Management
3 41 (18.64%) Risk Management
4 39 (17.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (16.36%) PRINCE2
6 34 (15.45%) ITIL
7 33 (15.00%) Security Management
8 27 (12.27%) Cyber Security
9 20 (9.09%) Security Architecture
9 20 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 19 (8.64%) Information Assurance
10 19 (8.64%) Project Planning
11 18 (8.18%) SIEM
11 18 (8.18%) Vulnerability Management
12 16 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (7.27%) Data Protection
13 14 (6.36%) Information Security Management
14 12 (5.45%) Matrix Management
14 12 (5.45%) Business Continuity
15 11 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.82%) PowerShell
1 4 (1.82%) Perl
2 3 (1.36%) Java
3 2 (0.91%) Ruby
3 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.91%) VBA
4 1 (0.45%) C
4 1 (0.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (22.27%) CISSP
2 30 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 25 (11.36%) CISM
4 20 (9.09%) CISA
4 20 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (3.64%) Degree
6 8 (3.64%) PMI Certification
7 7 (3.18%) PMP
8 6 (2.73%) CEH
8 6 (2.73%) CCNP
8 6 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.27%) MCSE
9 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.82%) ACSP
10 4 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.82%) RHCE
10 4 (1.82%) CCIP
10 4 (1.82%) CCNA
10 4 (1.82%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (28.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (5.91%) PCI DSS
3 12 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (4.55%) QA
5 7 (3.18%) COBIT
6 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.91%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.45%) BS7799
8 1 (0.45%) COSO
8 1 (0.45%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
1 1 (0.45%) SCOM
1 1 (0.45%) Nessus
1 1 (0.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.64%) IBM
2 8 (3.64%) Oracle
3 7 (3.18%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.27%) Cisco
4 5 (2.27%) Websense
4 5 (2.27%) McAfee
5 4 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.82%) HP
6 3 (1.36%) MobileIron
6 3 (1.36%) EMC
6 3 (1.36%) Apple
7 2 (0.91%) Blue Coat
7 2 (0.91%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) F5
8 1 (0.45%) Splunk
8 1 (0.45%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.45%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (0.45%) Progress
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