The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 79 91 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 23 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 0.19% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.20% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £475 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
Security Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1731 1476 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.44% 95.60% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1008 814 625
Median daily rate £383 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 70 68
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Security Manager in the job title.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Security Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 23 (58.97%) Information Security
3 19 (48.72%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (43.59%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (35.90%) Risk Management
5 14 (35.90%) Finance
5 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (30.77%) Security Operations
7 10 (25.64%) Cryptography
7 10 (25.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
7 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
7 10 (25.64%) CISSP
8 9 (23.08%) Cisco
8 9 (23.08%) Clearswift
9 8 (20.51%) CISMP
9 8 (20.51%) Network Security
9 8 (20.51%) Kaspersky
9 8 (20.51%) SIEM
9 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
9 8 (20.51%) SmoothWall
10 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (17.95%) CCENT
10 7 (17.95%) PKI
10 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (17.95%) CISM
10 7 (17.95%) ITIL
10 7 (17.95%) SSL
10 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
11 6 (15.38%) WAN

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
1 10 (25.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.56%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) Network Security
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (17.95%) SSL
4 6 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Cryptography
2 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
3 7 (17.95%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Information Security
2 19 (48.72%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (43.59%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (35.90%) Risk Management
5 12 (30.77%) Security Operations
6 8 (20.51%) SIEM
7 7 (17.95%) ITIL
7 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (15.38%) Application Rationalisation
8 6 (15.38%) Migration
8 6 (15.38%) Threat Management
9 5 (12.82%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
11 3 (7.69%) Project Management
11 3 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
12 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
12 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
12 2 (5.13%) Records Management
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) CISSP
2 8 (20.51%) CISMP
3 7 (17.95%) CCENT
3 7 (17.95%) CISM
4 5 (12.82%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (12.82%) CLAS
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CISA
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.56%) COBIT
4 1 (2.56%) COSO
4 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco
1 9 (23.08%) Clearswift
2 8 (20.51%) Kaspersky
3 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) VMware