The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 203 182 213
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 23 39 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% 0.69% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.74% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 7
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,300
10% offered a salary of more than £94,750 £84,500 £95,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
Security Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5475 5271 5216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.34% 93.09% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3763 4037 4314
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Berkshire region.

Security Manager Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 11 £82,500 -
Newbury +2 1 £50,000 - 1
Security Manager
South East

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 IT job ads sampled with Security Manager in their job title.

1 23 (69.70%) Information Security
2 22 (66.67%) CISSP
3 18 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (48.48%) ITIL
5 12 (36.36%) Logistics
5 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
6 9 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 9 (27.27%) CISA
6 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 8 (24.24%) CISM
7 8 (24.24%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (24.24%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
8 7 (21.21%) Finance
8 7 (21.21%) Security Management
9 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
9 6 (18.18%) Degree
9 6 (18.18%) Information Management
9 6 (18.18%) Matrix Management
9 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
10 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity
10 5 (15.15%) Firewall
10 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
11 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
11 4 (12.12%) Information Security Management
11 4 (12.12%) Internet

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 IT job ads sampled with Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) Broadband
2 4 (12.12%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) French Language
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 8 (24.24%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Information Security
2 16 (48.48%) ITIL
3 12 (36.36%) Logistics
4 9 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 8 (24.24%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (21.21%) Security Management
7 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.18%) Information Management
7 6 (18.18%) Matrix Management
8 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity
8 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
9 4 (12.12%) Information Security Management
9 4 (12.12%) ISMS
10 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.09%) Coaching
11 1 (3.03%) Data Privacy
11 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) CISSP
2 9 (27.27%) CISA
3 8 (24.24%) CISM
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) MAPM
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PMP
6 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 4 (12.12%) COSO
3 4 (12.12%) COBIT
4 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Huawei
2 2 (6.06%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.03%) F5
3 1 (3.03%) Juniper
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) McAfee
3 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat