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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 433 460 461
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 124 79 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 37 33
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £372 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 - -
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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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 January 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 30 January 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 74 £405 -25.34% 17
South East -6 17 £500 +11.11% 9
East of England +8 11 £419 +39.58%
North West -7 8 £350 -27.08% 2
South West -10 7 £471 - 1
West Midlands +5 5 £461 -2.94% 1
North East - 3 £375 - 3
Yorkshire -10 1 £420 - 3
East Midlands - - - -
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 124 (51.24%) Information Security
2 65 (26.86%) Finance
3 63 (26.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 61 (25.21%) Risk Management
5 58 (23.97%) Project Management
5 58 (23.97%) CISSP
6 48 (19.83%) Management Information System
7 45 (18.60%) Security Cleared
8 42 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 42 (17.36%) CISM
8 42 (17.36%) PRINCE2
9 41 (16.94%) ITIL
10 37 (15.29%) Banking
11 33 (13.64%) Security Management
11 33 (13.64%) Data Protection
12 31 (12.81%) PCI DSS
13 30 (12.40%) Change Management
14 29 (11.98%) Firewall
15 27 (11.16%) SC Cleared
16 23 (9.50%) Cyber Security
17 22 (9.09%) Cisco
17 22 (9.09%) Network Security
18 20 (8.26%) Information Assurance
18 20 (8.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 19 (7.85%) Degree
19 19 (7.85%) Information Security Management
20 18 (7.44%) Project Planning
21 17 (7.02%) Data Protection Act
21 17 (7.02%) Matrix Management
21 17 (7.02%) ISMS

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.41%) IIS
3 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.65%) MS Project
3 3 (1.24%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.24%) MS Office
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.98%) Firewall
2 22 (9.09%) Network Security
3 14 (5.79%) WAN
4 13 (5.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (4.96%) Wireless
5 12 (4.96%) LAN
6 7 (2.89%) Internet
7 6 (2.48%) DMZ
7 6 (2.48%) DNS
7 6 (2.48%) DHCP
8 5 (2.07%) VPN
8 5 (2.07%) SSL
9 3 (1.24%) LDAP
10 2 (0.83%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.83%) VLAN
10 2 (0.83%) OSPF
10 2 (0.83%) SAN
10 2 (0.83%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.41%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.83%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.41%) Sahi
1 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.41%) WATIR
1 1 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 65 (26.86%) Finance
2 37 (15.29%) Banking
3 14 (5.79%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.13%) Legal
6 7 (2.89%) Law
7 6 (2.48%) Retail
8 4 (1.65%) Local Government
8 4 (1.65%) Automotive
8 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) International Banking
10 1 (0.41%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.65%) Middleware
2 3 (1.24%) JSP
3 2 (0.83%) Web Services
3 2 (0.83%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.83%) Management Information System
2 17 (7.02%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (4.96%) CESG
4 7 (2.89%) Mathematics
4 7 (2.89%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (2.07%) RMADS
5 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.07%) NHS
5 5 (2.07%) Human Factors
5 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.65%) PKI
7 3 (1.24%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.83%) SCADA
8 2 (0.83%) iSeries
8 2 (0.83%) Open Source
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.41%) PMI
9 1 (0.41%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.79%) Windows
2 10 (4.13%) UNIX
3 4 (1.65%) Android
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.83%) AIX
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (51.24%) Information Security
2 61 (25.21%) Risk Management
3 58 (23.97%) Project Management
4 42 (17.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (17.36%) PRINCE2
5 41 (16.94%) ITIL
6 33 (13.64%) Security Management
6 33 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 30 (12.40%) Change Management
8 23 (9.50%) Cyber Security
9 20 (8.26%) Information Assurance
9 20 (8.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 19 (7.85%) Information Security Management
11 18 (7.44%) Project Planning
12 17 (7.02%) Matrix Management
12 17 (7.02%) ISMS
13 16 (6.61%) Programme Management
14 14 (5.79%) Data Security
15 12 (4.96%) Vulnerability Management
16 11 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.41%) VB
2 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (23.97%) CISSP
2 45 (18.60%) Security Cleared
3 42 (17.36%) CISM
4 27 (11.16%) SC Cleared
5 19 (7.85%) Degree
6 14 (5.79%) CISA
7 11 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (4.13%) PMP
8 10 (4.13%) PMI Certification
9 8 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.89%) CCNA
11 6 (2.48%) MCITP
11 6 (2.48%) GIAC
11 6 (2.48%) MCSE
12 5 (2.07%) DV Cleared
12 5 (2.07%) ACSP
12 5 (2.07%) RHCSA
12 5 (2.07%) MCSA
12 5 (2.07%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (26.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (12.81%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.65%) QA
5 3 (1.24%) COBIT
6 2 (0.83%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.41%) COSO
7 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.41%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.07%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) vSphere
4 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) Nessus
2 2 (0.83%) SCCM
2 2 (0.83%) SCOM
2 2 (0.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (9.09%) Cisco
2 15 (6.20%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.96%) HP
4 8 (3.31%) Websense
4 8 (3.31%) Juniper
5 7 (2.89%) IBM
5 7 (2.89%) CheckPoint
5 7 (2.89%) McAfee
6 6 (2.48%) F5
7 5 (2.07%) Aruba
7 5 (2.07%) Oracle
7 5 (2.07%) EMC
7 5 (2.07%) Apple
7 5 (2.07%) Blue Coat
8 4 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.65%) Avaya
8 4 (1.65%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.24%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (1.24%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (1.24%) SAP