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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 212 227 217
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 38 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 6
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£500 £450 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £375 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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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
8501 8246 7444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.96% 91.83% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4831 4522 3783
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 425 582
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +2 11 £500 +11.11% 2
Surrey +7 7 £508 +35.33% 1
East Sussex -6 7 £419 +67.50%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £493 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £430 -
Hampshire 0 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Sussex - 1 £425 -
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 30 (50.00%) Information Security
2 20 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 18 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (28.33%) CISSP
5 14 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 12 (20.00%) CISM
6 12 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 11 (18.33%) ISMS
7 11 (18.33%) RMADS
7 11 (18.33%) Security Management
7 11 (18.33%) Cyber Security
8 10 (16.67%) Project Management
9 9 (15.00%) Migration
10 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
11 7 (11.67%) SIEM
12 6 (10.00%) Change Management
12 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (8.33%) PCI DSS
13 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
13 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
14 4 (6.67%) SAP
14 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (6.67%) PMP
14 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
14 4 (6.67%) Firewall
14 4 (6.67%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 2 (3.33%) Apache
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) Network Security
2 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.33%) Wireless
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.67%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) HTML
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (18.33%) RMADS
3 3 (5.00%) Human Factors
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) CMDB
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Economics
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) UNIX
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Information Security
2 20 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 14 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 11 (18.33%) ISMS
5 11 (18.33%) Security Management
5 11 (18.33%) Cyber Security
6 10 (16.67%) Project Management
7 9 (15.00%) Migration
8 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 7 (11.67%) SIEM
10 6 (10.00%) Change Management
10 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity
12 4 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) CISSP
2 12 (20.00%) CISM
3 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.67%) PMP
4 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.00%) Degree
5 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.00%) GIAC
6 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) CRISC
6 2 (3.33%) CCNP
6 2 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (1.67%) CCIE
7 1 (1.67%) CCSP
7 1 (1.67%) CISA
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.67%) CCSA
7 1 (1.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Nessus
2 1 (1.67%) Nmap
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) SAP
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) Huawei
4 1 (1.67%) Qualys
4 1 (1.67%) Coverity
4 1 (1.67%) Lumension