The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 234 245 223
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 27 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 16
Median daily rate £484 £435 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £468 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7704 9351 8799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.76% 94.73% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4701 5621 4842
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 438 469
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Security Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 6 £443 +96.66% 1
Surrey +12 6 £588 +32.02%
Middlesex +1 5 £473 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £488 -
East Sussex - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +19 1 £550 -8.33%
Hampshire +11 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 £500 - 1
Security Manager
England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 30 (37.97%) Project Management
1 30 (37.97%) Information Security
2 24 (30.38%) PRINCE2
3 20 (25.32%) PCI DSS
4 18 (22.78%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (21.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 16 (20.25%) Data Protection
7 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (16.46%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (15.19%) Security Management
10 12 (15.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (15.19%) Project Planning
11 11 (13.92%) ITIL
12 10 (12.66%) Wireless
12 10 (12.66%) Finance
12 10 (12.66%) APMP
12 10 (12.66%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
13 9 (11.39%) Waterfall
13 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
14 8 (10.13%) PKI
14 8 (10.13%) Cryptography
14 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
14 8 (10.13%) CISSP
14 8 (10.13%) PMI Certification
15 7 (8.86%) SIEM
15 7 (8.86%) Wireless Security
16 6 (7.59%) Data Protection Act
16 6 (7.59%) Data Privacy

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.53%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Wireless
2 7 (8.86%) Wireless Security
3 4 (5.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.80%) Firewall
5 2 (2.53%) LAN
5 2 (2.53%) WAN
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.27%) Internet
6 1 (1.27%) MPLS
6 1 (1.27%) Network Security
6 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.27%) Sybase ASE
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Cryptography
1 8 (10.13%) PKI
2 6 (7.59%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (7.59%) FMCG
3 5 (6.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.80%) PMI
6 2 (2.53%) CCTV
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) SCADA
7 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Information Security
1 30 (37.97%) Project Management
2 24 (30.38%) PRINCE2
3 18 (22.78%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (21.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (20.25%) Data Protection
6 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.46%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (15.19%) Project Planning
9 12 (15.19%) Security Management
10 11 (13.92%) ITIL
11 10 (12.66%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 9 (11.39%) Waterfall
13 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
14 7 (8.86%) SIEM
15 6 (7.59%) Data Privacy
16 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
16 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
16 5 (6.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) Java
2 1 (1.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) APMP
2 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.13%) CISSP
3 8 (10.13%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.33%) PMP
5 3 (3.80%) CISA
5 3 (3.80%) CISM
5 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.27%) CITP
6 1 (1.27%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.27%) Degree
6 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) GCFA
6 1 (1.27%) GCIH
6 1 (1.27%) GIAC
6 1 (1.27%) ISACA
6 1 (1.27%) ISSEP
6 1 (1.27%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.32%) PCI DSS
2 12 (15.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.33%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.27%) COBIT
4 1 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.27%) SAS 70
4 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) QRadar
2 1 (1.27%) Nessus
2 1 (1.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (2.53%) Cisco
2 1 (1.27%) AlienVault
2 1 (1.27%) Dell
2 1 (1.27%) HP
2 1 (1.27%) Intel Security
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.27%) Qualys
2 1 (1.27%) SAP
2 1 (1.27%) Sybase
2 1 (1.27%) VMware