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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 349 367 386
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 76 56 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 37 23
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£500 £510 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £373 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -7.89%
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 31 July 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 31 July 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 20 £490 -3.92% 5
Feltham - 1 £425 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (54.96%) Information Security
2 49 (37.40%) Finance
3 42 (32.06%) Project Management
4 41 (31.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (25.95%) CISSP
6 28 (21.37%) Firewall
7 25 (19.08%) CISM
8 24 (18.32%) ITIL
9 22 (16.79%) Cyber Security
10 21 (16.03%) PRINCE2
11 20 (15.27%) Security Management
12 18 (13.74%) Management Information System
13 17 (12.98%) Intrusion Detection
14 15 (11.45%) Programme Management
14 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (10.69%) TOGAF
15 14 (10.69%) Risk Management
15 14 (10.69%) UNIX
15 14 (10.69%) Windows
15 14 (10.69%) Enterprise Architecture
15 14 (10.69%) SABSA
16 13 (9.92%) CISA
17 12 (9.16%) Banking
17 12 (9.16%) Business Continuity
17 12 (9.16%) SIEM
17 12 (9.16%) Degree
18 11 (8.40%) Wireless
18 11 (8.40%) Linux
18 11 (8.40%) VPN
18 11 (8.40%) Internet

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.37%) Firewall
2 17 (12.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (8.40%) Wireless
3 11 (8.40%) VPN
3 11 (8.40%) Internet
4 8 (6.11%) DNS
5 6 (4.58%) DHCP
5 6 (4.58%) Network Security
6 5 (3.82%) IPsec
6 5 (3.82%) DSL
7 4 (3.05%) DDNS
7 4 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (3.05%) LDAP
8 3 (2.29%) Intranet
8 3 (2.29%) Extranet
9 2 (1.53%) LAN
9 2 (1.53%) WAN
9 2 (1.53%) Wireless Security
10 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.76%) Big Data
General
1 49 (37.40%) Finance
2 12 (9.16%) Banking
3 5 (3.82%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.05%) Local Government
5 3 (2.29%) Legal
6 2 (1.53%) Retail
6 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) .NET
2 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.63%) PKI
3 5 (3.82%) PMI
3 5 (3.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.05%) FMCG
4 4 (3.05%) CESG
4 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.53%) Economics
5 2 (1.53%) NHS
5 2 (1.53%) iSeries
5 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.53%) BYOD
5 2 (1.53%) RMADS
6 1 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.69%) UNIX
1 14 (10.69%) Windows
2 11 (8.40%) Linux
3 2 (1.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (54.96%) Information Security
2 42 (32.06%) Project Management
3 24 (18.32%) ITIL
4 22 (16.79%) Cyber Security
5 21 (16.03%) PRINCE2
6 20 (15.27%) Security Management
7 15 (11.45%) Programme Management
7 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (10.69%) TOGAF
8 14 (10.69%) Risk Management
8 14 (10.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (10.69%) SABSA
9 12 (9.16%) SIEM
9 12 (9.16%) Business Continuity
10 10 (7.63%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (7.63%) Incident Management
10 10 (7.63%) Data Protection
11 8 (6.11%) ISMS
11 8 (6.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (6.11%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.29%) C
2 1 (0.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (25.95%) CISSP
2 25 (19.08%) CISM
3 13 (9.92%) CISA
4 12 (9.16%) Degree
5 9 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.11%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.58%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.58%) CCSE
7 6 (4.58%) CCSA
7 6 (4.58%) PMP
7 6 (4.58%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.82%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (3.82%) CCNA
9 4 (3.05%) CEH
9 4 (3.05%) CRISC
10 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.29%) CCSP
10 3 (2.29%) GIAC
10 3 (2.29%) GCIH
11 2 (1.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (31.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.58%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.82%) COBIT
4 3 (2.29%) BS7799
5 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.53%) EMIR
6 1 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.76%) COSO
6 1 (0.76%) SLA
6 1 (0.76%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.58%) Snort
2 6 (4.58%) Squid
3 2 (1.53%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) XenApp
4 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.76%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (6.11%) Cisco
2 6 (4.58%) HP
2 6 (4.58%) CheckPoint
3 5 (3.82%) Citrix
3 5 (3.82%) Nokia
4 4 (3.05%) Splunk
4 4 (3.05%) ArcSight
4 4 (3.05%) Oracle
5 3 (2.29%) Websense
5 3 (2.29%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (1.53%) Aruba
6 2 (1.53%) SAP
6 2 (1.53%) Dell
7 1 (0.76%) BMC
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.76%) BT
7 1 (0.76%) VMware
7 1 (0.76%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.76%) Symantec
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago