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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 384 425 411
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 251 222 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.44% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 157 142
Median daily rate £475 £475 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
Security Manager
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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
46983 50190 48389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.63% 95.01% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30991 32588 30029
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 1916 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 127 £500 - 23
South East +17 30 £475 +9.19% 3
North East +1 23 £400 -18.36%
South West +22 18 £513 +9.04% 3
Yorkshire +14 13 £438 -6.91%
East of England -13 13 £438 -12.50% 1
North West -6 9 £388 -17.98% 5
West Midlands -18 9 £600 +39.13% 4
East Midlands 0 8 £565 +50.66%
Security Manager
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Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 257 (47.16%) Information Security
2 160 (29.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 154 (28.26%) Project Management
4 134 (24.59%) Cybersecurity
5 132 (24.22%) PRINCE2
6 129 (23.67%) Finance
7 115 (21.10%) CISSP
8 90 (16.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 75 (13.76%) CISM
10 71 (13.03%) Firewall
11 66 (12.11%) Security Cleared
12 64 (11.74%) Risk Management
13 60 (11.01%) Security Management
14 58 (10.64%) ITIL
14 58 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
15 57 (10.46%) SIEM
16 56 (10.28%) PCI DSS
17 47 (8.62%) Security Operations
18 46 (8.44%) Vulnerability Management
19 44 (8.07%) SC Cleared
19 44 (8.07%) Data Protection
19 44 (8.07%) Cisco
20 42 (7.71%) Management Information System
20 42 (7.71%) Network Security
21 41 (7.52%) Project Planning
21 41 (7.52%) Data Centre
22 40 (7.34%) Penetration Testing
23 38 (6.97%) Degree
24 36 (6.61%) PMI Certification
25 34 (6.24%) Kalman Filter

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 4 (0.73%) MS Project Server
2 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.37%) IIS
3 2 (0.37%) Liferay
3 2 (0.37%) SAS
4 1 (0.18%) Apache
4 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (3.85%) MS Project
2 11 (2.02%) MS Office
3 7 (1.28%) MS Excel
4 4 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.37%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) IaaS
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (13.03%) Firewall
2 42 (7.71%) Network Security
3 28 (5.14%) Internet
4 27 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (4.59%) WAN
6 15 (2.75%) LAN
7 13 (2.39%) Intrusion Detection
7 13 (2.39%) SSL
7 13 (2.39%) Wireless
8 10 (1.83%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.28%) VoIP
9 7 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (1.28%) Wireless Security
10 4 (0.73%) VPN
11 2 (0.37%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (0.37%) MPLS
11 2 (0.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.55%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.37%) ActiveReports
3 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.37%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (0.18%) MySQL
4 1 (0.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.37%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
General
1 129 (23.67%) Finance
2 34 (6.24%) Banking
3 22 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.67%) Retail
5 14 (2.57%) Legal
6 7 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.10%) Law
8 4 (0.73%) Advertising
8 4 (0.73%) French Language
8 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.73%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.73%) Marketing
9 3 (0.55%) Polish Language
9 3 (0.55%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.55%) Regular Expression
1 3 (0.55%) XML
2 2 (0.37%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.18%) CSS
3 1 (0.18%) JMS
3 1 (0.18%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.71%) Management Information System
2 41 (7.52%) Data Centre
3 31 (5.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 29 (5.32%) PKI
5 26 (4.77%) CESG
6 22 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.67%) PMI
8 17 (3.12%) Cryptography
9 14 (2.57%) Data Protection Act
10 10 (1.83%) FMCG
11 7 (1.28%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.10%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.10%) NHS
13 3 (0.55%) Cyber Attack
13 3 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.55%) SCADA
14 2 (0.37%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (0.37%) Informatics
14 2 (0.37%) Life Science
14 2 (0.37%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.65%) Linux
2 5 (0.92%) Windows
3 3 (0.55%) Unix
4 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (47.16%) Information Security
2 154 (28.26%) Project Management
3 134 (24.59%) Cybersecurity
4 132 (24.22%) PRINCE2
5 90 (16.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 64 (11.74%) Risk Management
7 60 (11.01%) Security Management
8 58 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (10.64%) ITIL
9 57 (10.46%) SIEM
10 47 (8.62%) Security Operations
11 46 (8.44%) Vulnerability Management
12 44 (8.07%) Data Protection
13 41 (7.52%) Project Planning
14 40 (7.34%) Penetration Testing
15 34 (6.24%) Kalman Filter
16 32 (5.87%) Service Delivery
17 30 (5.50%) Information Security Management
17 30 (5.50%) Risk Assessment
18 28 (5.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (1.65%) Java
2 3 (0.55%) C
2 3 (0.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (0.55%) PHP
2 3 (0.55%) Python
2 3 (0.55%) Ruby
3 2 (0.37%) ABAP
4 1 (0.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (21.10%) CISSP
2 75 (13.76%) CISM
3 66 (12.11%) Security Cleared
4 44 (8.07%) SC Cleared
5 38 (6.97%) Degree
6 36 (6.61%) PMI Certification
7 31 (5.69%) CISMP
8 28 (5.14%) APMP
9 24 (4.40%) CISA
10 22 (4.04%) CESG Certified Professional
10 22 (4.04%) PMP
11 21 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 16 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 15 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (2.57%) DV Cleared
15 12 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
16 11 (2.02%) CCNP
17 9 (1.65%) CLAS
18 8 (1.47%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (29.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (10.28%) PCI DSS
3 20 (3.67%) QA
4 14 (2.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 13 (2.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (2.02%) RMADS
7 10 (1.83%) COBIT
7 10 (1.83%) ISO27002
8 5 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.92%) SLA
9 4 (0.73%) COSO
9 4 (0.73%) ISO27005
10 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.37%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.37%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.18%) BS25999
11 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.47%) vSphere
3 5 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.37%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.18%) RACF
5 1 (0.18%) Snort
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (2.57%) SmoothWall
2 9 (1.65%) Nessus
2 9 (1.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (0.92%) QRadar
4 3 (0.55%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (0.55%) Nagios
4 3 (0.55%) Puppet
4 3 (0.55%) SCCM
5 2 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.37%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.18%) Ansible
6 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.18%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 44 (8.07%) Cisco
2 19 (3.49%) VMware
3 18 (3.30%) CheckPoint
4 16 (2.94%) Clearswift
5 15 (2.75%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.83%) IBM
7 9 (1.65%) Kaspersky
8 8 (1.47%) AlienVault
9 6 (1.10%) HP
9 6 (1.10%) SAP
9 6 (1.10%) Splunk
10 5 (0.92%) Avaya
10 5 (0.92%) Intel Security
10 5 (0.92%) Qualys
11 3 (0.55%) ArcSight
11 3 (0.55%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (0.55%) F5
11 3 (0.55%) Palo Alto
12 2 (0.37%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.37%) ServiceNow
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