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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 220 232 216
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 49 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 16
Median daily rate £500 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £225 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
8397 9052 8442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.36% 94.71% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4998 5287 4554
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 426 428
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.37 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
East Sussex +20 11 £350 -39.13%
Surrey +2 11 £550 -1.12% 1
Oxfordshire +14 9 £525 +31.25% 1
Hampshire - 5 £475 - 1
Sussex - 4 - -
Berkshire 0 3 £450 +100.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +7 2 £550 +11.67%
Kent +2 2 £463 +36.53% 1
West Sussex -2 2 £488 -
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 46 (43.40%) Information Security
2 36 (33.96%) Project Management
3 34 (32.08%) PRINCE2
4 25 (23.58%) PCI DSS
5 20 (18.87%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (16.98%) Data Protection
6 18 (16.98%) Finance
7 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (15.09%) PKI
8 16 (15.09%) CISSP
8 16 (15.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (15.09%) Waterfall
9 15 (14.15%) ITIL
9 15 (14.15%) Cryptography
9 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (13.21%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
11 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (12.26%) Project Planning
11 13 (12.26%) Programme Management
12 12 (11.32%) Risk Management
12 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
12 12 (11.32%) Security Operations
13 11 (10.38%) CISM
14 10 (9.43%) Security Management
14 10 (9.43%) Wireless
14 10 (9.43%) Java
14 10 (9.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
14 10 (9.43%) APMP
15 9 (8.49%) SIEM

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:

Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Project
2 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Primavera
1 1 (0.94%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) Wireless
2 7 (6.60%) Wireless Security
3 5 (4.72%) Firewall
4 3 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.83%) LAN
4 3 (2.83%) WAN
5 2 (1.89%) Internet
5 2 (1.89%) Network Security
6 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.94%) VPN
6 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.89%) SAP HANA
1 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.89%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) Legal
2 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (0.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) PKI
2 15 (14.15%) Cryptography
3 8 (7.55%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (5.66%) FMCG
5 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.72%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.83%) PMI
8 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.94%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.94%) Statistics
9 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.77%) Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Unix
2 1 (0.94%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.40%) Information Security
2 36 (33.96%) Project Management
3 34 (32.08%) PRINCE2
4 20 (18.87%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (16.98%) Data Protection
6 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (15.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (15.09%) Waterfall
8 15 (14.15%) ITIL
8 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (13.21%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (12.26%) Programme Management
10 13 (12.26%) Project Planning
11 12 (11.32%) Risk Management
11 12 (11.32%) Security Operations
12 10 (9.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 10 (9.43%) Security Management
13 9 (8.49%) SIEM
14 8 (7.55%) Incident Management
15 6 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) Java
2 2 (1.89%) ABAP
2 2 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) CISSP
2 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 11 (10.38%) CISM
5 10 (9.43%) APMP
6 6 (5.66%) CISA
6 6 (5.66%) Degree
6 6 (5.66%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.77%) PMP
8 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.89%) CLAS
10 1 (0.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.94%) CCNA
10 1 (0.94%) CITP
10 1 (0.94%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.94%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.58%) PCI DSS
2 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.72%) ISO27002
4 2 (1.89%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.89%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.94%) COBIT
5 1 (0.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) QRadar
2 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (2.83%) SAP
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle
2 2 (1.89%) Sybase
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco
3 1 (0.94%) Citrix
3 1 (0.94%) Dell
3 1 (0.94%) Intel Security
3 1 (0.94%) Planview
3 1 (0.94%) Qualys