The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
UK / England
Rank 412 408 438
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 155 189 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.43% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 130 112
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £375 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £19.25

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
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Security Manager in the job title.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 -27 51 £500 +3.09% 26
West Midlands +20 28 £470 +3.29% 4
North West +18 26 £575 +50.52% 7
South East -2 14 £413 -15.38% 8
East of England +5 11 £550 +15.78% 3
Yorkshire +4 9 £500 -14.82%
South West +11 6 £600 +39.94% 4
North East - 4 £500 -
Midlands +3 3 £500 -
East Midlands -4 3 £500 - 1
Security Manager
UK

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Security Manager in the job title.

1 195 (50.65%) Information Security
2 144 (37.40%) Cybersecurity
3 125 (32.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 90 (23.38%) Finance
5 80 (20.78%) Risk Management
6 76 (19.74%) Project Management
6 76 (19.74%) CISSP
7 72 (18.70%) CISM
8 70 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (14.03%) Management Information System
10 51 (13.25%) Security Cleared
11 49 (12.73%) Security Operations
11 49 (12.73%) PRINCE2
12 44 (11.43%) Security Management
13 43 (11.17%) ITIL
14 42 (10.91%) Firewall
15 38 (9.87%) Incident Management
16 36 (9.35%) Risk Assessment
16 36 (9.35%) SIEM
17 34 (8.83%) PCI DSS
18 33 (8.57%) ISMS
18 33 (8.57%) Data Centre
19 32 (8.31%) SC Cleared
19 32 (8.31%) Business Continuity
20 31 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
20 31 (8.05%) Vulnerability Management
21 28 (7.27%) Degree
22 27 (7.01%) Security Operations Centre
23 25 (6.49%) Information Security Management
23 25 (6.49%) Cisco

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 6 (1.56%) Liferay
2 2 (0.52%) IIS
2 2 (0.52%) SAS
2 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.26%) Apache
3 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.04%) MS Office
2 3 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS Project
2 3 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.04%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.52%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.26%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) IaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 42 (10.91%) Firewall
2 23 (5.97%) Network Security
3 17 (4.42%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (4.42%) WAN
4 16 (4.16%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (3.38%) LAN
6 10 (2.60%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.04%) Internet
7 4 (1.04%) SSL
8 3 (0.78%) PABX
8 3 (0.78%) VoIP
8 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.52%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (0.52%) DNS
9 2 (0.52%) Skype
10 1 (0.26%) MPLS
10 1 (0.26%) PBX
10 1 (0.26%) SAN
10 1 (0.26%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.52%) ActiveReports
1 2 (0.52%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.26%) Big Data
2 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.52%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.52%) JIRA
2 2 (0.52%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.52%) Selenium
3 1 (0.26%) Redmine
General
1 90 (23.38%) Finance
2 22 (5.71%) Banking
3 21 (5.45%) Retail
4 17 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.16%) Legal
6 10 (2.60%) Law
7 6 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.04%) Electronics
8 4 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.04%) Marketing
9 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.56%) J2EE
2 5 (1.30%) Velocity
3 4 (1.04%) Hibernate
3 4 (1.04%) Spring
3 4 (1.04%) Struts
4 1 (0.26%) JMS
4 1 (0.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.03%) Management Information System
2 33 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 27 (7.01%) Security Operations Centre
4 17 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
6 12 (3.12%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (2.08%) BYOD
7 8 (2.08%) CESG
7 8 (2.08%) NHS
8 6 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
9 5 (1.30%) PMI
10 4 (1.04%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.04%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (0.78%) PKI
11 3 (0.78%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.52%) CCTV
12 2 (0.52%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.52%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.52%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.12%) Windows
2 9 (2.34%) Unix
3 8 (2.08%) Linux
4 3 (0.78%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (50.65%) Information Security
2 144 (37.40%) Cybersecurity
3 80 (20.78%) Risk Management
4 76 (19.74%) Project Management
5 70 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (12.73%) PRINCE2
6 49 (12.73%) Security Operations
7 44 (11.43%) Security Management
8 43 (11.17%) ITIL
9 38 (9.87%) Incident Management
10 36 (9.35%) Risk Assessment
10 36 (9.35%) SIEM
11 33 (8.57%) ISMS
12 32 (8.31%) Business Continuity
13 31 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (8.05%) Vulnerability Management
14 25 (6.49%) Information Security Management
15 23 (5.97%) Service Delivery
16 22 (5.71%) Service Management
17 21 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.30%) C
2 1 (0.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (19.74%) CISSP
2 72 (18.70%) CISM
3 51 (13.25%) Security Cleared
4 32 (8.31%) SC Cleared
5 28 (7.27%) Degree
6 18 (4.68%) PMI Certification
7 17 (4.42%) PMP
8 14 (3.64%) CISA
9 10 (2.60%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (2.08%) APMP
10 8 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (1.56%) CISMP
11 6 (1.56%) ISEB
11 6 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (1.30%) CEH
12 5 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.30%) IISP
12 5 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.04%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (32.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (8.83%) PCI DSS
3 17 (4.42%) RMADS
4 11 (2.86%) QA
5 8 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (1.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 7 (1.82%) SLA
7 6 (1.56%) COBIT
7 6 (1.56%) ISO27002
7 6 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.78%) GDPR
9 2 (0.52%) GPG13
10 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.26%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 14 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.86%) vSphere
3 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.26%) RACF
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (2.86%) Nessus
1 11 (2.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (0.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (0.78%) SmoothWall
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (6.49%) Cisco
2 15 (3.90%) VMware
3 13 (3.38%) IBM
4 12 (3.12%) Microsoft
5 11 (2.86%) AlienVault
5 11 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark
5 11 (2.86%) SAP
6 10 (2.60%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.56%) Intel Security
8 5 (1.30%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.04%) Clearswift
9 4 (1.04%) Splunk
10 3 (0.78%) HP
10 3 (0.78%) Intel
10 3 (0.78%) Juniper
11 2 (0.52%) Avaya
11 2 (0.52%) F5
11 2 (0.52%) Qualys
11 2 (0.52%) Symantec
12 1 (0.26%) Kaspersky
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