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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 432 444 479
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 159 135 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 83 65
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£500 £500 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £687 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £5.00
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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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +26 77 £523 -0.47% 10
East of England +27 32 £500 +8.10% 3
South East -10 25 £450 -10.00% 6
North West -34 11 £475 +5.55% 4
South West -19 6 £423 +5.62% 1
West Midlands -3 3 £460 -12.38% 4
East Midlands -9 2 £468 -20.49%
Yorkshire -30 2 £505 +12.22%
North East - 1 £475 - 1
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 155 (54.58%) Information Security
2 91 (32.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 81 (28.52%) CISSP
4 75 (26.41%) Project Management
5 72 (25.35%) Finance
6 59 (20.77%) CISM
7 52 (18.31%) Firewall
8 51 (17.96%) Security Management
9 43 (15.14%) Risk Management
10 42 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (13.38%) PRINCE2
12 37 (13.03%) Cyber Security
13 33 (11.62%) Management Information System
14 32 (11.27%) ITIL
15 31 (10.92%) Security Cleared
16 29 (10.21%) ISMS
17 28 (9.86%) Penetration Testing
18 26 (9.15%) Data Protection
19 25 (8.80%) SIEM
20 24 (8.45%) Intrusion Detection
20 24 (8.45%) Information Security Management
21 22 (7.75%) CESG
22 21 (7.39%) Banking
22 21 (7.39%) Degree
22 21 (7.39%) Cisco
23 20 (7.04%) Security Testing
23 20 (7.04%) Business Continuity
24 19 (6.69%) Programme Management
24 19 (6.69%) Windows
25 17 (5.99%) UNIX

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.06%) Apache
3 2 (0.70%) IIS
3 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.70%) MoSes
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) PaaS
2 3 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (18.31%) Firewall
2 24 (8.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (5.99%) VPN
3 17 (5.99%) Network Security
4 14 (4.93%) Wireless
5 13 (4.58%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.23%) Internet
7 9 (3.17%) DNS
8 7 (2.46%) LAN
9 6 (2.11%) WAN
9 6 (2.11%) DHCP
10 5 (1.76%) LDAP
10 5 (1.76%) DSL
10 5 (1.76%) IPsec
11 4 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.41%) Extranet
11 4 (1.41%) DDNS
11 4 (1.41%) Wireless Security
12 3 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Subversion
1 1 (0.35%) Build Forge
General
1 72 (25.35%) Finance
2 21 (7.39%) Banking
3 14 (4.93%) Legal
4 7 (2.46%) Retail
5 6 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.76%) Local Government
7 4 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.70%) Publishing
8 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.70%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Military
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.11%) .NET
2 4 (1.41%) Web Services
3 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.70%) AppFabric
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.35%) J2EE
4 1 (0.35%) Middleware
4 1 (0.35%) Spring
4 1 (0.35%) Ajax
4 1 (0.35%) WCF
4 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.62%) Management Information System
2 22 (7.75%) CESG
3 17 (5.99%) PKI
4 16 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.58%) RMADS
6 9 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (2.46%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.76%) FMCG
8 5 (1.76%) PMI
8 5 (1.76%) NHS
9 4 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.70%) BYOD
10 2 (0.70%) Economics
10 2 (0.70%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.70%) iSeries
10 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.35%) CMDB
11 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.69%) Windows
2 17 (5.99%) Linux
2 17 (5.99%) UNIX
3 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (54.58%) Information Security
2 75 (26.41%) Project Management
3 51 (17.96%) Security Management
4 43 (15.14%) Risk Management
5 42 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (13.38%) PRINCE2
7 37 (13.03%) Cyber Security
8 32 (11.27%) ITIL
9 29 (10.21%) ISMS
10 28 (9.86%) Penetration Testing
11 26 (9.15%) Data Protection
12 25 (8.80%) SIEM
13 24 (8.45%) Information Security Management
14 20 (7.04%) Security Testing
14 20 (7.04%) Business Continuity
15 19 (6.69%) Programme Management
16 16 (5.63%) Enterprise Architecture
16 16 (5.63%) Vulnerability Management
17 15 (5.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 15 (5.28%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.17%) C
2 8 (2.82%) SQL
3 2 (0.70%) Java
4 1 (0.35%) Perl
4 1 (0.35%) VB
4 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 81 (28.52%) CISSP
2 59 (20.77%) CISM
3 31 (10.92%) Security Cleared
4 21 (7.39%) Degree
5 14 (4.93%) CISA
5 14 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (4.58%) PMP
6 13 (4.58%) PMI Certification
6 13 (4.58%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.17%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (2.46%) CCSA
8 7 (2.46%) ISACA
9 6 (2.11%) CCNA
9 6 (2.11%) CCSP
9 6 (2.11%) CCSE
10 5 (1.76%) CCNP
10 5 (1.76%) MCSE
10 5 (1.76%) ISEB
10 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (32.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.23%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.41%) COBIT
3 4 (1.41%) BS7799
4 3 (1.06%) SLA
5 2 (0.70%) QA
5 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.70%) EMIR
6 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.35%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.35%) TickIT
6 1 (0.35%) MiFID
System Software
1 13 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.17%) Snort
3 6 (2.11%) Squid
4 2 (0.70%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.35%) Firmware
5 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.35%) XenApp
5 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.41%) Nessus
2 3 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.06%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.35%) Nmap
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (7.39%) Cisco
2 10 (3.52%) CheckPoint
2 10 (3.52%) Splunk
3 8 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.46%) Oracle
4 7 (2.46%) McAfee
4 7 (2.46%) ArcSight
4 7 (2.46%) Nokia
5 6 (2.11%) Cyber-Ark
5 6 (2.11%) Citrix
5 6 (2.11%) SAP
6 5 (1.76%) HP
6 5 (1.76%) Websense
7 3 (1.06%) Juniper
7 3 (1.06%) Symantec
7 3 (1.06%) LogLogic
7 3 (1.06%) LogRhythm
7 3 (1.06%) F5
7 3 (1.06%) FireEye
7 3 (1.06%) Blue Coat
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