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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 329 325 347
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 70 59 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.29% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 33 14
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£425 £525 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £418 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.63 - -
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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 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
19643 20190 18456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.91% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13788 13644 12573
Average daily rate £446 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -
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 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 387 425
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +24 24 £465 -2.72% 6
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Security Manager
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 78 (60.00%) Information Security
2 41 (31.54%) Finance
3 38 (29.23%) CISSP
4 36 (27.69%) Risk Management
5 33 (25.38%) Management Information System
6 27 (20.77%) Security Management
7 26 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (16.92%) Banking
8 22 (16.92%) CISM
9 19 (14.62%) Project Management
9 19 (14.62%) ITIL
10 18 (13.85%) Information Security Management
10 18 (13.85%) Cyber Security
11 17 (13.08%) Security Cleared
11 17 (13.08%) Firewall
11 17 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (12.31%) Degree
13 15 (11.54%) ISMS
13 15 (11.54%) SC Cleared
13 15 (11.54%) Change Management
14 13 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (10.00%) Incident Management
15 12 (9.23%) PRINCE2
16 11 (8.46%) Wireless
16 11 (8.46%) Information Assurance
16 11 (8.46%) Data Protection
17 10 (7.69%) CISA
17 10 (7.69%) LAN
17 10 (7.69%) Cisco
18 9 (6.92%) WAN

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (2.31%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
2 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.77%) MS Project
3 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.08%) Firewall
2 13 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (8.46%) Wireless
4 10 (7.69%) LAN
5 9 (6.92%) WAN
6 8 (6.15%) Network Security
7 5 (3.85%) DHCP
7 5 (3.85%) VPN
7 5 (3.85%) DNS
7 5 (3.85%) Internet
8 4 (3.08%) SSL
9 2 (1.54%) SAN
9 2 (1.54%) DMZ
9 2 (1.54%) OSPF
9 2 (1.54%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.54%) VLAN
9 2 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.54%) Wireless Security
9 2 (1.54%) LDAP
10 1 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.77%) SQL Server
General
1 41 (31.54%) Finance
2 22 (16.92%) Banking
3 8 (6.15%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.38%) Legal
5 6 (4.62%) Law
6 5 (3.85%) Retail
7 3 (2.31%) Local Government
8 2 (1.54%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.77%) International Banking
9 1 (0.77%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.38%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.38%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.08%) NHS
5 3 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.54%) iSeries
6 2 (1.54%) Human Factors
6 2 (1.54%) CESG
6 2 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.77%) Economics
7 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.77%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.77%) PMI
7 1 (0.77%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.77%) RMADS
7 1 (0.77%) FMCG
7 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.15%) Windows
2 4 (3.08%) UNIX
3 2 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (60.00%) Information Security
2 36 (27.69%) Risk Management
3 27 (20.77%) Security Management
4 19 (14.62%) ITIL
4 19 (14.62%) Project Management
5 18 (13.85%) Information Security Management
5 18 (13.85%) Cyber Security
6 17 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.54%) Change Management
7 15 (11.54%) ISMS
8 13 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 12 (9.23%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.46%) Data Protection
10 11 (8.46%) Information Assurance
11 9 (6.92%) Project Planning
12 8 (6.15%) Programme Management
13 7 (5.38%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (5.38%) Data Security
13 7 (5.38%) Database Security
13 7 (5.38%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.54%) SQL
2 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (29.23%) CISSP
2 22 (16.92%) CISM
3 17 (13.08%) Security Cleared
4 16 (12.31%) Degree
5 15 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 10 (7.69%) CISA
7 5 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (3.08%) PMP
8 4 (3.08%) PMI Certification
8 4 (3.08%) GIAC
8 4 (3.08%) CRISC
9 2 (1.54%) APMP
9 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.54%) CEH
9 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.54%) CCNA
10 1 (0.77%) ISEB
10 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.77%) MCSE
10 1 (0.77%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.54%) COBIT
4 1 (0.77%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) COSO
4 1 (0.77%) BS7799
System Software
1 5 (3.85%) ISA Server
2 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.77%) Firmware
3 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.54%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.77%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.77%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.77%) SCCM
3 1 (0.77%) SCOM
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (7.69%) Cisco
2 6 (4.62%) HP
2 6 (4.62%) Websense
3 5 (3.85%) Aruba
4 4 (3.08%) F5
4 4 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle
5 3 (2.31%) IBM
5 3 (2.31%) Citrix
5 3 (2.31%) Juniper
5 3 (2.31%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.31%) McAfee
5 3 (2.31%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.54%) 3PAR
6 2 (1.54%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (1.54%) Compaq
7 1 (0.77%) Dell
7 1 (0.77%) BMC
7 1 (0.77%) Sophos
7 1 (0.77%) Symantec
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