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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 343 400 389
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 71 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.13% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 29 9
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£518 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £231 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £600 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £5.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- -86.75%
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
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +32 21 £510 +4.61% 4
Harrow - - - -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 70 (60.87%) Information Security
2 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 33 (28.70%) Project Management
3 29 (25.22%) CISSP
4 28 (24.35%) Banking
5 24 (20.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (20.87%) PRINCE2
6 22 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (18.26%) Risk Management
8 19 (16.52%) Cyber Security
9 18 (15.65%) Firewall
10 16 (13.91%) Project Planning
10 16 (13.91%) ITIL
10 16 (13.91%) SIEM
11 15 (13.04%) Security Architecture
11 15 (13.04%) Windows
11 15 (13.04%) CISM
11 15 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (13.04%) Investment Banking
12 14 (12.17%) CISA
13 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 12 (10.43%) Data Protection
14 12 (10.43%) Information Assurance
14 12 (10.43%) Linux
14 12 (10.43%) Security Management
14 12 (10.43%) Management Information System
15 11 (9.57%) UNIX
15 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
15 11 (9.57%) Vulnerability Management
16 9 (7.83%) MS PowerPoint

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 5 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.22%) MS Project
3 5 (4.35%) MS Office
4 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) Firewall
2 9 (7.83%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (2.61%) Network Security
4 2 (1.74%) VPN
5 1 (0.87%) DNS
5 1 (0.87%) SSL
5 1 (0.87%) Intranet
5 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.87%) LDAP
5 1 (0.87%) DHCP
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.87%) WATIR
1 1 (0.87%) Selenium
1 1 (0.87%) Sahi
1 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 28 (24.35%) Banking
3 15 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.22%) Retail
5 4 (3.48%) Advertising
6 3 (2.61%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.87%) Front Office
7 1 (0.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.87%) Law
7 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) .NET
1 1 (0.87%) J2EE
1 1 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.83%) CESG
2 9 (7.83%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (2.61%) PMI
4 3 (2.61%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.74%) RMADS
6 1 (0.87%) Open Source
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Windows
2 12 (10.43%) Linux
3 11 (9.57%) UNIX
4 1 (0.87%) Solaris
4 1 (0.87%) FreeBSD
4 1 (0.87%) zOS
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.87%) Information Security
2 33 (28.70%) Project Management
3 24 (20.87%) PRINCE2
4 22 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (18.26%) Risk Management
6 19 (16.52%) Cyber Security
7 16 (13.91%) SIEM
7 16 (13.91%) ITIL
7 16 (13.91%) Project Planning
8 15 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (13.04%) Security Architecture
9 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 12 (10.43%) Data Protection
10 12 (10.43%) Information Assurance
10 12 (10.43%) Security Management
11 11 (9.57%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (7.83%) Security Testing
13 8 (6.96%) Matrix Management
14 7 (6.09%) Business Continuity
14 7 (6.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.74%) Java
1 2 (1.74%) Perl
1 2 (1.74%) Ruby
1 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
1 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (25.22%) CISSP
2 15 (13.04%) CISM
3 14 (12.17%) CISA
4 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.35%) CEH
7 4 (3.48%) PMP
7 4 (3.48%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.48%) Degree
8 3 (2.61%) CCSE
9 2 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.74%) CCNP
9 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.74%) GIAC
10 1 (0.87%) GSEC
10 1 (0.87%) GCIH
10 1 (0.87%) CISMP
10 1 (0.87%) MCSE
10 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.09%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.35%) QA
4 4 (3.48%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (5.22%) CheckPoint
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle
2 5 (4.35%) Websense
3 4 (3.48%) IBM
4 3 (2.61%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.61%) MobileIron
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco
5 2 (1.74%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (1.74%) Blue Coat
5 2 (1.74%) McAfee
6 1 (0.87%) SAP
6 1 (0.87%) Juniper
6 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
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