The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 457 456 476
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 118 88 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 50
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£450 £490 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% +10.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £590 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
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%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45632 43161 48999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28179 25919 27988
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1967 2541
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Security Manager
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +38 56 £510 +2.00% 12
South East -21 20 £450 +7.14% 1
South West -20 12 £400 -28.88% 2
North West +13 11 £425 +7.73% 7
East of England -13 8 £463 -2.63% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £365 - 1
East Midlands +3 4 £588 -
North East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (56.94%) Information Security
2 61 (28.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (26.39%) Finance
4 52 (24.07%) CISSP
5 42 (19.44%) Project Management
6 35 (16.20%) Security Management
7 34 (15.74%) Banking
8 33 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (14.81%) Risk Management
10 29 (13.43%) ITIL
11 28 (12.96%) PRINCE2
12 26 (12.04%) Security Cleared
13 25 (11.57%) CISM
14 23 (10.65%) Management Information System
14 23 (10.65%) Firewall
15 21 (9.72%) Windows
15 21 (9.72%) SC Cleared
16 20 (9.26%) Cyber Security
17 18 (8.33%) Security Architecture
17 18 (8.33%) SIEM
17 18 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
17 18 (8.33%) CESG
18 17 (7.87%) CISA
19 16 (7.41%) Information Security Management
19 16 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
20 15 (6.94%) Project Planning
20 15 (6.94%) Data Protection
20 15 (6.94%) UNIX
21 14 (6.48%) Linux
21 14 (6.48%) Business Continuity

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.31%) WebLogic
1 5 (2.31%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.31%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.46%) Lync
2 1 (0.46%) Drupal
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (6.02%) MS Project
2 11 (5.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.24%) MS Office
4 6 (2.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.46%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.46%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.65%) Firewall
2 11 (5.09%) Network Security
3 9 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.85%) VPN
6 3 (1.39%) Wireless Security
6 3 (1.39%) Wireless
7 2 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.93%) WAN
8 1 (0.46%) LAN
8 1 (0.46%) SSL
8 1 (0.46%) SAN
8 1 (0.46%) DMZ
8 1 (0.46%) Intranet
8 1 (0.46%) Internet
8 1 (0.46%) IPsec
8 1 (0.46%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.93%) EDRMS
1 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
1 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) QADirector
General
1 57 (26.39%) Finance
2 34 (15.74%) Banking
3 13 (6.02%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.09%) Retail
5 9 (4.17%) Legal
6 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.85%) Advertising
8 3 (1.39%) Law
9 2 (0.93%) German Language
9 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Publishing
10 1 (0.46%) Front Office
10 1 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.85%) .NET
2 2 (0.93%) Middleware
2 2 (0.93%) J2EE
2 2 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.46%) XML
3 1 (0.46%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.65%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.33%) CESG
3 9 (4.17%) CESG CLAS
4 7 (3.24%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.31%) PMI
6 4 (1.85%) RMADS
7 3 (1.39%) NHS
7 3 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.93%) GIS
8 2 (0.93%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.93%) PKI
8 2 (0.93%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.46%) CCTV
9 1 (0.46%) Statistics
9 1 (0.46%) DataPower
9 1 (0.46%) Open Source
9 1 (0.46%) Kindle
9 1 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.72%) Windows
2 15 (6.94%) UNIX
3 14 (6.48%) Linux
4 3 (1.39%) Android
5 2 (0.93%) zOS
5 2 (0.93%) Solaris
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (56.94%) Information Security
2 42 (19.44%) Project Management
3 35 (16.20%) Security Management
4 33 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 29 (13.43%) ITIL
7 28 (12.96%) PRINCE2
8 20 (9.26%) Cyber Security
9 18 (8.33%) Security Architecture
9 18 (8.33%) SIEM
9 18 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
10 16 (7.41%) Information Security Management
10 16 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (6.94%) Project Planning
11 15 (6.94%) Data Protection
12 14 (6.48%) Business Continuity
12 14 (6.48%) Information Assurance
12 14 (6.48%) Risk Analysis
13 12 (5.56%) Security Testing
14 11 (5.09%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.85%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.39%) Java
2 3 (1.39%) Perl
3 2 (0.93%) VBA
3 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.93%) Ruby
4 1 (0.46%) C
4 1 (0.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (24.07%) CISSP
2 26 (12.04%) Security Cleared
3 25 (11.57%) CISM
4 21 (9.72%) SC Cleared
5 17 (7.87%) CISA
6 13 (6.02%) Degree
7 11 (5.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (3.24%) PMI Certification
9 6 (2.78%) PMP
9 6 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.78%) CCNP
9 6 (2.78%) CEH
10 5 (2.31%) MCSE
10 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.85%) RHCE
11 4 (1.85%) CCIP
11 4 (1.85%) CCNA
11 4 (1.85%) CCDP
11 4 (1.85%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.85%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (28.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.09%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (4.63%) QA
4 5 (2.31%) COBIT
5 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.93%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.46%) BS25999
6 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.46%) BS7799
System Software
1 3 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.46%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.46%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) SCOM
2 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (5.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.70%) IBM
3 6 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 6 (2.78%) Oracle
4 5 (2.31%) Cisco
4 5 (2.31%) Websense
5 4 (1.85%) McAfee
5 4 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.85%) HP
6 3 (1.39%) EMC
6 3 (1.39%) Apple
6 3 (1.39%) MobileIron
7 2 (0.93%) SAP
7 2 (0.93%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.46%) F5
8 1 (0.46%) Splunk
8 1 (0.46%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.46%) Progress
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