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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 209 193 204
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 19 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 10
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,750 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £84,550
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -
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
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

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 January 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
(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
Reading -8 8 £62,500 +0.80% 2
Maidenhead +8 6 £70,000 - 1
Bracknell - 3 £67,500 - 1
Newbury -9 1 - - 1
Security Manager
South East

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 21 (56.76%) CISSP
2 19 (51.35%) Information Security
3 13 (35.14%) ITIL
4 11 (29.73%) CISM
4 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (24.32%) Logistics
5 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
5 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
6 8 (21.62%) CISA
6 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
7 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
8 6 (16.22%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
8 6 (16.22%) Firewall
9 5 (13.51%) Internet
9 5 (13.51%) Project Management
9 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
9 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
9 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (10.81%) SIEM
10 4 (10.81%) COSO
10 4 (10.81%) Network Security
10 4 (10.81%) Smartphone
10 4 (10.81%) COBIT
10 4 (10.81%) Broadband
10 4 (10.81%) Windows
11 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.11%) Security Management
11 3 (8.11%) Finance

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) Internet
3 4 (10.81%) Network Security
3 4 (10.81%) Broadband
4 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Smartphone
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) RMADS
5 2 (5.41%) CESG
6 1 (2.70%) PMI
6 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Information Security
2 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) Logistics
3 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
4 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
5 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
6 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (10.81%) SIEM
8 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.11%) Security Management
9 2 (5.41%) Matrix Management
9 2 (5.41%) Time Management
9 2 (5.41%) ISMS
9 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance
9 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Cyber Security
9 2 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) CISSP
2 11 (29.73%) CISM
3 8 (21.62%) CISA
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) CCNP
5 2 (5.41%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.70%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.81%) COSO
3 4 (10.81%) COBIT
4 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco
1 1 (2.70%) IBM
1 1 (2.70%) Juniper
1 1 (2.70%) Symantec
1 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
1 1 (2.70%) Trustwave
1 1 (2.70%) M86 Security
1 1 (2.70%) Proofpoint
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Maidenhead
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Bens
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Newbury
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, Health Care+more
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