The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 338 364 398
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 77 69 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.31% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 29
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£523 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.47% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £379 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £696 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £5.00
Security Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Manager across the London region.

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Manager across the London region.

Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Security Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +6 22 £520 +1.96%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 72 (56.69%) Information Security
2 44 (34.65%) Finance
3 43 (33.86%) Project Management
4 40 (31.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (26.77%) Firewall
6 30 (23.62%) CISSP
7 21 (16.54%) ITIL
8 20 (15.75%) CISM
8 20 (15.75%) Cyber Security
9 19 (14.96%) PRINCE2
10 18 (14.17%) Security Management
11 17 (13.39%) Management Information System
12 16 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (12.60%) Intrusion Detection
13 15 (11.81%) Risk Management
14 14 (11.02%) TOGAF
14 14 (11.02%) UNIX
14 14 (11.02%) SABSA
14 14 (11.02%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (11.02%) Banking
15 13 (10.24%) Windows
15 13 (10.24%) VPN
15 13 (10.24%) Programme Management
16 12 (9.45%) Business Continuity
16 12 (9.45%) Linux
16 12 (9.45%) Penetration Testing
16 12 (9.45%) Data Protection
17 11 (8.66%) CISA
18 10 (7.87%) Wireless
18 10 (7.87%) Internet

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) SaaS
1 2 (1.57%) PaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (26.77%) Firewall
2 16 (12.60%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (10.24%) VPN
4 10 (7.87%) Internet
4 10 (7.87%) Wireless
5 8 (6.30%) DNS
6 7 (5.51%) Network Security
7 6 (4.72%) DHCP
8 5 (3.94%) IPsec
8 5 (3.94%) DSL
9 4 (3.15%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (3.15%) LDAP
9 4 (3.15%) LAN
9 4 (3.15%) WAN
9 4 (3.15%) Extranet
9 4 (3.15%) DDNS
10 3 (2.36%) Intranet
11 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.79%) DMZ
12 1 (0.79%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.79%) Big Data
General
1 44 (34.65%) Finance
2 14 (11.02%) Banking
3 6 (4.72%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.94%) Retail
5 4 (3.15%) Local Government
5 4 (3.15%) Legal
6 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.87%) PKI
3 5 (3.94%) CESG
3 5 (3.94%) FMCG
3 5 (3.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.15%) PMI
5 3 (2.36%) RMADS
5 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.57%) BYOD
6 2 (1.57%) iSeries
6 2 (1.57%) NHS
7 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.79%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.79%) Economics
7 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.02%) UNIX
2 13 (10.24%) Windows
3 12 (9.45%) Linux
4 2 (1.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (56.69%) Information Security
2 43 (33.86%) Project Management
3 21 (16.54%) ITIL
4 20 (15.75%) Cyber Security
5 19 (14.96%) PRINCE2
6 18 (14.17%) Security Management
7 16 (12.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (11.81%) Risk Management
9 14 (11.02%) TOGAF
9 14 (11.02%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (11.02%) SABSA
10 13 (10.24%) Programme Management
11 12 (9.45%) Business Continuity
11 12 (9.45%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (9.45%) Data Protection
12 10 (7.87%) SIEM
13 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (6.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 8 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (6.30%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.15%) C
2 1 (0.79%) Java
2 1 (0.79%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) VB
2 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (23.62%) CISSP
2 20 (15.75%) CISM
3 11 (8.66%) CISA
4 10 (7.87%) Degree
5 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.72%) CCSA
6 6 (4.72%) CCSE
6 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.94%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (3.15%) CCNA
8 4 (3.15%) PMP
8 4 (3.15%) PMI Certification
8 4 (3.15%) CRISC
9 3 (2.36%) GIAC
9 3 (2.36%) CEH
9 3 (2.36%) GCIH
9 3 (2.36%) CCSP
10 2 (1.57%) CCNP
10 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (31.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.94%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.36%) COBIT
3 3 (2.36%) BS7799
4 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (1.57%) SLA
4 2 (1.57%) EMIR
5 1 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.79%) MiFID
5 1 (0.79%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (5.51%) Active Directory
1 7 (5.51%) Snort
2 6 (4.72%) Squid
3 2 (1.57%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.79%) Firmware
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) XenApp
4 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.79%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Cisco
2 7 (5.51%) CheckPoint
3 6 (4.72%) Citrix
4 5 (3.94%) Nokia
4 5 (3.94%) HP
5 4 (3.15%) Splunk
6 3 (2.36%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle
6 3 (2.36%) Websense
7 2 (1.57%) Aruba
7 2 (1.57%) SAP
7 2 (1.57%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (1.57%) McAfee
8 1 (0.79%) Varonis
8 1 (0.79%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.79%) ScanSafe
8 1 (0.79%) FireEye
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.79%) Dell
8 1 (0.79%) F5
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