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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 229 237 219
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 28 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 17
Average daily rate £500 £463 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £378 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £572 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.25 -
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
8034 8878 7818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.90% 93.76% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4842 4750 4074
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 432 455
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 12 £425 -5.55% 5
Surrey +1 6 £500 +17.64% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £600 +20.00%
West Sussex - 3 £575 - 1
Hampshire +5 2 £473 +11.17%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 34 (49.28%) Information Security
2 21 (30.43%) CISSP
3 20 (28.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (26.09%) Risk Management
5 15 (21.74%) PCI DSS
6 14 (20.29%) CISM
6 14 (20.29%) Project Management
7 13 (18.84%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 12 (17.39%) Finance
9 11 (15.94%) ITIL
10 9 (13.04%) CISMP
11 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
11 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
11 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.59%) Security Management
12 7 (10.14%) OWASP
12 7 (10.14%) Degree
12 7 (10.14%) IT Governance
12 7 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (8.70%) Process Improvement
13 6 (8.70%) Line Management
13 6 (8.70%) Banking
14 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
14 5 (7.25%) Risk Assessment
14 5 (7.25%) MS Project
14 5 (7.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (7.25%) SIEM
15 4 (5.80%) MoSes

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Project
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) Windchill
4 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MoSes
2 2 (2.90%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) LAN
2 2 (2.90%) Network Security
2 2 (2.90%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
1 2 (2.90%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Military
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Statistics
3 3 (4.35%) PKI
4 2 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.90%) PMI
4 2 (2.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) AIX
2 1 (1.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Information Security
2 18 (26.09%) Risk Management
3 14 (20.29%) Project Management
4 13 (18.84%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 11 (15.94%) ITIL
7 8 (11.59%) Security Management
7 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (10.14%) IT Governance
8 7 (10.14%) OWASP
9 6 (8.70%) Line Management
9 6 (8.70%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.25%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (7.25%) SIEM
10 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (7.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
11 4 (5.80%) Trend Analysis
12 3 (4.35%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) CISSP
2 14 (20.29%) CISM
3 9 (13.04%) CISMP
4 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
5 7 (10.14%) Degree
6 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 3 (4.35%) PMP
7 1 (1.45%) CISA
7 1 (1.45%) CLAS
7 1 (1.45%) CRISC
7 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) ISSMP
7 1 (1.45%) MBCS
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (21.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.90%) COBIT
4 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.45%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (1.45%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.45%) QA
4 1 (1.45%) RMADS
Vendors
1 3 (4.35%) Cisco
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) IBM