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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 428 440 457
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 168 155 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 108 60
Average daily rate £485 £425 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £550 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 80 £485 +14.11% 16
South East +23 27 £500 +5.26% 11
North West -5 27 £425 -15.00% 7
Yorkshire -7 15 £587 +39.76% 4
South West +10 12 £425 -2.01% 3
West Midlands -12 5 £494 +11.45% 8
East of England -12 2 - - 2
East Midlands - 2 £513 - 1
Midlands +1 1 £500 -6.97%
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 190 (50.26%) Information Security
2 103 (27.25%) Project Management
3 98 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 92 (24.34%) Finance
5 85 (22.49%) CISSP
6 75 (19.84%) Risk Management
7 61 (16.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 60 (15.87%) PRINCE2
9 51 (13.49%) Cybersecurity
10 49 (12.96%) ITIL
10 49 (12.96%) CISM
11 48 (12.70%) Firewall
12 42 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 41 (10.85%) Management Information System
14 39 (10.32%) Banking
15 38 (10.05%) PCI DSS
16 36 (9.52%) SC Cleared
17 34 (8.99%) Risk Assessment
18 32 (8.47%) Network Security
18 32 (8.47%) Security Management
19 31 (8.20%) SIEM
20 30 (7.94%) Cisco
20 30 (7.94%) Penetration Testing
21 28 (7.41%) Security Operations
22 25 (6.61%) Degree
22 25 (6.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
23 24 (6.35%) Data Protection
24 22 (5.82%) CISA
24 22 (5.82%) Change Management
24 22 (5.82%) Legal

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.53%) IIS
2 2 (0.53%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (3.44%) MS Project
2 10 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.53%) Windchill
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) MoSes
2 3 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.53%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.26%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) Office 365
2 2 (0.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.70%) Firewall
2 32 (8.47%) Network Security
3 20 (5.29%) WAN
4 17 (4.50%) LAN
5 11 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (2.38%) Internet
7 8 (2.12%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.12%) VoIP
7 8 (2.12%) VPN
8 7 (1.85%) DMZ
9 5 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.32%) Wireless
10 4 (1.06%) MPLS
11 3 (0.79%) BGP
11 3 (0.79%) EIGRP
11 3 (0.79%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.79%) OSPF
12 2 (0.53%) Extranet
12 2 (0.53%) Wireless Security
13 1 (0.26%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.26%) Big Data
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.79%) JIRA
2 2 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.26%) JMeter
3 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 92 (24.34%) Finance
2 39 (10.32%) Banking
3 22 (5.82%) Legal
4 18 (4.76%) Retail
5 9 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.12%) Publishing
7 5 (1.32%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.79%) Local Government
8 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.53%) Automotive
9 2 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.53%) Games
9 2 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.32%) Middleware
2 4 (1.06%) Web Services
3 2 (0.53%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.53%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.85%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.50%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.97%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (2.91%) BYOD
5 11 (2.91%) CESG
6 8 (2.12%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (1.85%) PMI
8 6 (1.59%) Cryptography
8 6 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.06%) PKI
9 4 (1.06%) Statistics
10 3 (0.79%) CCTV
10 3 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.53%) iPad
11 2 (0.53%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.50%) Windows
2 12 (3.17%) Unix
3 7 (1.85%) Linux
4 2 (0.53%) Android
4 2 (0.53%) VMS
4 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.26%) AIX
5 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (50.26%) Information Security
2 103 (27.25%) Project Management
3 75 (19.84%) Risk Management
4 61 (16.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (15.87%) PRINCE2
6 51 (13.49%) Cybersecurity
7 49 (12.96%) ITIL
8 34 (8.99%) Risk Assessment
9 32 (8.47%) Security Management
10 31 (8.20%) SIEM
11 30 (7.94%) Penetration Testing
12 28 (7.41%) Security Operations
13 25 (6.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 24 (6.35%) Data Protection
15 22 (5.82%) Change Management
15 22 (5.82%) Information Assurance
16 19 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (4.76%) Information Security Management
18 16 (4.23%) Identity Access Management
18 16 (4.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.32%) C
2 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (0.79%) VB
3 2 (0.53%) SQL
4 1 (0.26%) Java
4 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 85 (22.49%) CISSP
2 49 (12.96%) CISM
3 42 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 36 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 25 (6.61%) Degree
6 22 (5.82%) CISA
7 19 (5.03%) PMI Certification
8 18 (4.76%) DV Cleared
9 15 (3.97%) PMP
10 12 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (2.65%) CISMP
11 10 (2.65%) GIAC
11 10 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (2.38%) CCNP
12 9 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (1.85%) CLAS
14 5 (1.32%) CCNA
14 5 (1.32%) CRISC
14 5 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.06%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (10.05%) PCI DSS
3 18 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (2.38%) COBIT
4 9 (2.38%) RMADS
5 8 (2.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (1.32%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.06%) ISO22301
8 4 (1.06%) TickIT
9 3 (0.79%) QA
9 3 (0.79%) SLA
10 2 (0.53%) BS25999
10 2 (0.53%) COSO
10 2 (0.53%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.53%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.26%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.79%) Snort
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (3.44%) QRadar
2 3 (0.79%) Nessus
2 3 (0.79%) Nexpose
2 3 (0.79%) Proventia
3 2 (0.53%) Nmap
3 2 (0.53%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.26%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.26%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (7.94%) Cisco
2 18 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.65%) ArcSight
3 10 (2.65%) Oracle
4 9 (2.38%) Splunk
5 8 (2.12%) CheckPoint
5 8 (2.12%) Citrix
5 8 (2.12%) IBM
6 6 (1.59%) Intel Security
7 5 (1.32%) NetApp
8 4 (1.06%) Avaya
8 4 (1.06%) Juniper
8 4 (1.06%) Remedy
8 4 (1.06%) SolarWinds
9 3 (0.79%) BMC
9 3 (0.79%) F5
9 3 (0.79%) HP
9 3 (0.79%) Riverbed
9 3 (0.79%) ScanSafe
10 2 (0.53%) Dell
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