The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 443 412 446
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 180 184 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 125 69
Average daily rate £480 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £349 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.25 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £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

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Manager within the UK.

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Security Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Manager within the UK.

Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 13 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
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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
England +14 168 £485 +14.11% 51
London -10 80 £485 +14.11% 15
South East +13 27 £500 +8.10% 11
North West +2 27 £425 -15.00% 7
Yorkshire - 15 £587 - 4
Manchester -6 13 £395 - 4
Berkshire +17 12 £425 -5.55% 6
South West +3 12 £425 -2.01% 3
City of London +30 8 £443 -11.50% 2
Scotland -13 8 £450 +9.09% 3
Croydon - 8 £454 -
South Yorkshire - 8 £587 -
Sheffield - 7 £587 -
Merseyside +5 6 £485 +43.70% 1
Bristol +4 6 £425 -5.55% 1
Reading +2 6 £463 +31.20% 2
West Yorkshire - 6 £519 - 4
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £600 +20.00% 1
Milton Keynes +9 5 £600 +33.33%
Surrey -1 5 £500 +17.64% 1
West Midlands -17 5 £494 +11.45% 8
Leeds - 5 £600 - 4
Bracknell - 5 - - 1
Glasgow +4 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Liverpool -4 4 £485 +43.70% 1
Hendon - 4 £485 -
Gloucestershire +5 3 £400 +6.66% 1
Cheshire -8 3 £425 -15.00%
Edinburgh -12 3 - - 2
West Sussex - 3 £575 - 1

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 196 (49.25%) Information Security
2 104 (26.13%) Project Management
3 101 (25.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 97 (24.37%) Finance
5 86 (21.61%) CISSP
6 78 (19.60%) Risk Management
7 66 (16.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 62 (15.58%) PRINCE2
9 51 (12.81%) ITIL
9 51 (12.81%) Cybersecurity
10 49 (12.31%) CISM
10 49 (12.31%) Firewall
11 44 (11.06%) Security Cleared
12 43 (10.80%) Banking
13 41 (10.30%) Management Information System
14 40 (10.05%) PCI DSS
15 38 (9.55%) SC Cleared
16 37 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
17 33 (8.29%) Security Management
17 33 (8.29%) Network Security
17 33 (8.29%) SIEM
18 31 (7.79%) Penetration Testing
19 30 (7.54%) Cisco
20 29 (7.29%) Security Operations
21 25 (6.28%) Data Protection
21 25 (6.28%) Degree
21 25 (6.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
22 23 (5.78%) Change Management
23 22 (5.53%) CISA
23 22 (5.53%) PMI Certification

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 12 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.50%) IIS
2 2 (0.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (4.02%) MS Project
2 13 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.51%) MS Office
4 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) Windchill
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) MoSes
2 3 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.50%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.25%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.75%) Office 365
2 2 (0.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (12.31%) Firewall
2 33 (8.29%) Network Security
3 21 (5.28%) WAN
4 18 (4.52%) LAN
5 11 (2.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (2.26%) Internet
7 8 (2.01%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.01%) VoIP
7 8 (2.01%) VPN
8 7 (1.76%) DMZ
9 6 (1.51%) Wireless
10 5 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.26%) MPLS
11 4 (1.01%) LDAP
12 3 (0.75%) BGP
12 3 (0.75%) EIGRP
12 3 (0.75%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.75%) OSPF
13 2 (0.50%) Extranet
13 2 (0.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.75%) DB2
3 1 (0.25%) Big Data
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.75%) JIRA
2 2 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.25%) JMeter
3 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 97 (24.37%) Finance
2 43 (10.80%) Banking
3 22 (5.53%) Legal
4 20 (5.03%) Retail
5 11 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.26%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.26%) Publishing
7 6 (1.51%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.75%) Advertising
8 3 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.75%) Local Government
8 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.50%) Automotive
9 2 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.50%) Games
9 2 (0.50%) Marketing
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.26%) Middleware
2 4 (1.01%) Web Services
3 3 (0.75%) JSP
4 2 (0.50%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.30%) Management Information System
2 22 (5.53%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
5 11 (2.76%) BYOD
5 11 (2.76%) CESG
6 10 (2.51%) PMI
7 8 (2.01%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (1.51%) Cryptography
8 6 (1.51%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.26%) Clustering
10 4 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.01%) PKI
10 4 (1.01%) Statistics
11 3 (0.75%) CCTV
11 3 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.50%) iPad
12 2 (0.50%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.52%) Windows
2 11 (2.76%) Unix
3 7 (1.76%) Linux
4 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.50%) Android
5 2 (0.50%) VMS
6 1 (0.25%) AIX
6 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (49.25%) Information Security
2 104 (26.13%) Project Management
3 78 (19.60%) Risk Management
4 66 (16.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (15.58%) PRINCE2
6 51 (12.81%) Cybersecurity
6 51 (12.81%) ITIL
7 37 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
8 33 (8.29%) Security Management
8 33 (8.29%) SIEM
9 31 (7.79%) Penetration Testing
10 29 (7.29%) Security Operations
11 25 (6.28%) Data Protection
11 25 (6.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 23 (5.78%) Change Management
13 22 (5.53%) Information Assurance
14 20 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (4.77%) Information Security Management
16 18 (4.52%) Identity Access Management
17 16 (4.02%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.26%) C
2 4 (1.01%) Java
3 3 (0.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.75%) VB
3 3 (0.75%) VBScript
4 2 (0.50%) SQL
5 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 86 (21.61%) CISSP
2 49 (12.31%) CISM
3 44 (11.06%) Security Cleared
4 38 (9.55%) SC Cleared
5 25 (6.28%) Degree
6 22 (5.53%) CISA
6 22 (5.53%) PMI Certification
7 18 (4.52%) DV Cleared
8 15 (3.77%) PMP
9 12 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (2.51%) CISMP
10 10 (2.51%) GIAC
10 10 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (2.26%) CCNP
11 9 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.76%) CLAS
13 5 (1.26%) CCNA
13 5 (1.26%) CRISC
13 5 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.01%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (25.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (10.05%) PCI DSS
3 18 (4.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (2.26%) COBIT
4 9 (2.26%) RMADS
5 8 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.51%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (1.26%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.01%) ISO22301
8 4 (1.01%) TickIT
9 3 (0.75%) QA
9 3 (0.75%) SLA
10 2 (0.50%) BS25999
10 2 (0.50%) COSO
10 2 (0.50%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.50%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.25%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.75%) Snort
3 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (3.27%) QRadar
2 3 (0.75%) Nessus
2 3 (0.75%) Nexpose
2 3 (0.75%) Proventia
3 2 (0.50%) Nmap
3 2 (0.50%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.25%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (7.54%) Cisco
2 21 (5.28%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.02%) IBM
4 10 (2.51%) ArcSight
4 10 (2.51%) Oracle
5 9 (2.26%) Citrix
5 9 (2.26%) Splunk
6 8 (2.01%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.51%) Intel Security
8 5 (1.26%) NetApp
9 4 (1.01%) Avaya
9 4 (1.01%) Juniper
9 4 (1.01%) Remedy
9 4 (1.01%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.75%) BMC
10 3 (0.75%) F5
10 3 (0.75%) HP
10 3 (0.75%) Riverbed
10 3 (0.75%) ScanSafe
11 2 (0.50%) Dell
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