The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 241 222 212
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 25 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 9
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£500 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
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 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
9202 8519 7433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.51% 91.31% 92.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5010 4605 3619
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 474 601
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 31 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Berkshire -3 9 £500 - 3
Surrey +6 2 £538 +43.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £450 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (48.98%) Information Security
2 20 (40.82%) Risk Management
3 18 (36.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (22.45%) ISMS
4 11 (22.45%) RMADS
4 11 (22.45%) Information Assurance
4 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.41%) CISSP
6 9 (18.37%) CISM
6 9 (18.37%) Migration
6 9 (18.37%) PCI DSS
7 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
7 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
10 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
10 5 (10.20%) SIEM
10 5 (10.20%) Cyber Security
10 5 (10.20%) PMP
10 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
11 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (8.16%) Change Management
11 4 (8.16%) UNIX
11 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
11 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
11 4 (8.16%) Security Testing
11 4 (8.16%) PKI
12 3 (6.12%) Human Factors

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) Network Security
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless Security
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Legal
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) RMADS
2 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) PKI
4 3 (6.12%) Human Factors
5 2 (4.08%) Smart Meter
5 2 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) UNIX
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Information Security
2 20 (40.82%) Risk Management
3 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.45%) ISMS
3 11 (22.45%) Information Assurance
4 9 (18.37%) Migration
5 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (10.20%) SIEM
8 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.20%) Cyber Security
9 4 (8.16%) Security Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Change Management
10 3 (6.12%) ITIL
10 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Change Control
11 2 (4.08%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) CISSP
2 9 (18.37%) CISM
3 5 (10.20%) PMP
3 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
3 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) GIAC
6 2 (4.08%) CISA
6 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) MAPM
6 2 (4.08%) CRISC
7 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.04%) MCITP
7 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (18.37%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) IBM
1 2 (4.08%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) HP
2 1 (2.04%) Huawei
2 1 (2.04%) Lumension