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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 97 94 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 13 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.69% 0.34% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.35% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 6
Median daily rate £375 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 - £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £458
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1780 1701 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 95.19% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1108 1014 732
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 67 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 27 (67.50%) Kalman Filter
3 19 (47.50%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (45.00%) Cisco
4 18 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (42.50%) Information Security
6 16 (40.00%) Clearswift
7 15 (37.50%) Finance
8 14 (35.00%) ITIL
8 14 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (35.00%) Data Centre
8 14 (35.00%) SmoothWall
9 13 (32.50%) Network Security
9 13 (32.50%) CheckPoint
10 12 (30.00%) SSL
10 12 (30.00%) PKI
10 12 (30.00%) Security Operations
11 11 (27.50%) Application Rationalisation
11 11 (27.50%) WAN
12 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 10 (25.00%) CISSP
12 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
12 10 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (25.00%) Migration
12 10 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (25.00%) Cryptography
12 10 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
13 9 (22.50%) CISMP
13 9 (22.50%) ITIL V3

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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.50%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 14 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (32.50%) Network Security
4 12 (30.00%) SSL
5 11 (27.50%) WAN
6 5 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (30.00%) PKI
3 10 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.00%) Life Science
5 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Kalman Filter
2 19 (47.50%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (42.50%) Information Security
4 14 (35.00%) ITIL
5 12 (30.00%) Security Operations
6 11 (27.50%) Application Rationalisation
7 10 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 10 (25.00%) Migration
7 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 9 (22.50%) ITIL V3
8 9 (22.50%) SIEM
8 9 (22.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (17.50%) Threat Management
10 6 (15.00%) Email Filtering
10 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 5 (12.50%) Web Filtering
12 3 (7.50%) Change Control
12 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) CISSP
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (22.50%) CISMP
3 8 (20.00%) CCENT
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (20.00%) CISM
4 7 (17.50%) CCNP
5 6 (15.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (15.00%) CLAS
6 4 (10.00%) DBS Check
7 2 (5.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.50%) CISA
8 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.50%) QA
3 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.50%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco
2 16 (40.00%) Clearswift
3 13 (32.50%) CheckPoint
4 9 (22.50%) Kaspersky
5 5 (12.50%) Avaya
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) SAP