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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 476 492 487
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 113 67 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 39 34
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£456 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £386 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £609
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £453 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.97% +20.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +47 70 £448 -14.14% 14
South East -11 24 £475 +5.55% 8
East of England -15 5 £500 +66.66% 1
North West -7 3 £438 -27.08% 4
West Midlands -14 3 £475 - 2
Yorkshire -8 2 £420 - 3
South West -24 2 £438 -3.31% 4
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 151 (60.40%) Information Security
2 70 (28.00%) CISSP
3 68 (27.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 65 (26.00%) Finance
5 60 (24.00%) Risk Management
6 56 (22.40%) Project Management
7 49 (19.60%) Management Information System
7 49 (19.60%) Security Cleared
8 47 (18.80%) Banking
9 46 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 45 (18.00%) PRINCE2
11 39 (15.60%) ITIL
11 39 (15.60%) CISM
12 38 (15.20%) Security Management
13 35 (14.00%) Cyber Security
14 33 (13.20%) SC Cleared
15 30 (12.00%) PCI DSS
16 27 (10.80%) Data Protection
17 26 (10.40%) Firewall
18 25 (10.00%) Project Planning
19 24 (9.60%) Information Security Management
20 23 (9.20%) Change Management
20 23 (9.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 22 (8.80%) Matrix Management
22 21 (8.40%) Investment Banking
23 20 (8.00%) Degree
23 20 (8.00%) Information Assurance
24 19 (7.60%) CISA
25 18 (7.20%) Microsoft
26 17 (6.80%) Network Security

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (1.60%) WebLogic
1 4 (1.60%) Tomcat
1 4 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.40%) IIS
3 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (5.20%) MS Project
2 12 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.80%) MS Office
4 4 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.60%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.40%) Firewall
2 17 (6.80%) Network Security
3 15 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (4.00%) WAN
5 7 (2.80%) LAN
6 6 (2.40%) DMZ
6 6 (2.40%) Wireless
7 4 (1.60%) SSL
8 3 (1.20%) Internet
8 3 (1.20%) VPN
8 3 (1.20%) Wireless Security
9 2 (0.80%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.80%) VLAN
9 2 (0.80%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.80%) Intranet
9 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.80%) OSPF
10 1 (0.40%) BGP
10 1 (0.40%) 3G
10 1 (0.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.80%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.40%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.40%) WATIR
1 1 (0.40%) Selenium
1 1 (0.40%) Sahi
1 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
General
1 65 (26.00%) Finance
2 47 (18.80%) Banking
3 21 (8.40%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.40%) Retail
5 10 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.60%) Legal
7 8 (3.20%) Law
8 3 (1.20%) Advertising
8 3 (1.20%) Automotive
9 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.40%) Middleware
2 5 (2.00%) .NET
3 2 (0.80%) JSP
3 2 (0.80%) J2EE
4 1 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.40%) HTML
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.60%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.80%) CESG
3 11 (4.40%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (3.20%) CESG CLAS
5 7 (2.80%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.00%) PKI
8 4 (1.60%) RMADS
8 4 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.60%) PMI
9 3 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.20%) Human Factors
9 3 (1.20%) Open Source
9 3 (1.20%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.80%) iSeries
10 2 (0.80%) SCADA
10 2 (0.80%) NHS
11 1 (0.40%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.40%) GIS
11 1 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.00%) Windows
2 13 (5.20%) UNIX
3 4 (1.60%) Android
4 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.80%) zOS
4 2 (0.80%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (60.40%) Information Security
2 60 (24.00%) Risk Management
3 56 (22.40%) Project Management
4 46 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (18.00%) PRINCE2
6 39 (15.60%) ITIL
7 38 (15.20%) Security Management
8 35 (14.00%) Cyber Security
9 27 (10.80%) Data Protection
10 25 (10.00%) Project Planning
11 24 (9.60%) Information Security Management
12 23 (9.20%) Change Management
12 23 (9.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 22 (8.80%) Matrix Management
14 20 (8.00%) Information Assurance
15 17 (6.80%) ISMS
16 16 (6.40%) Penetration Testing
17 15 (6.00%) Data Security
18 13 (5.20%) Incident Management
18 13 (5.20%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
1 2 (0.80%) Perl
1 2 (0.80%) SQL
2 1 (0.40%) VBA
2 1 (0.40%) Java
2 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 70 (28.00%) CISSP
2 49 (19.60%) Security Cleared
3 39 (15.60%) CISM
4 33 (13.20%) SC Cleared
5 20 (8.00%) Degree
6 19 (7.60%) CISA
7 11 (4.40%) PMP
7 11 (4.40%) PMI Certification
8 9 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.80%) MCSE
10 7 (2.80%) CCNA
11 6 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (2.40%) MCITP
12 5 (2.00%) GIAC
12 5 (2.00%) MCSA
12 5 (2.00%) IBM Certification
12 5 (2.00%) RHCE
12 5 (2.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (27.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (12.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.20%) QA
3 8 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.80%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.80%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) BS7799
5 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.40%) COSO
System Software
1 6 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Nessus
1 2 (0.80%) SCCM
1 2 (0.80%) SCOM
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (7.20%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.40%) Cisco
3 9 (3.60%) IBM
4 8 (3.20%) Oracle
4 8 (3.20%) McAfee
5 7 (2.80%) Websense
5 7 (2.80%) HP
6 6 (2.40%) F5
6 6 (2.40%) Juniper
6 6 (2.40%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.00%) Apple
7 5 (2.00%) EMC
8 4 (1.60%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.60%) Blue Coat
8 4 (1.60%) Avaya
8 4 (1.60%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.20%) Citrix
9 3 (1.20%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (1.20%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (0.80%) ArcSight
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