The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 91 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.42% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.45% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£383 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1512 1320 942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.76% 93.09% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 680 422
Average daily rate £363 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 65 90
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.54 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -16.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Security Management
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft