The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank - 107 106
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.62% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
Average salary - £60,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.07%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
Security Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1782 1457 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.75% 93.82% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1289 1296
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Bristol

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Foundry
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Brocade
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 3 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) HMG Infosec
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) OSPF
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CISA
4 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) HMG Infosec
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Foundry
1 4 (44.44%) Brocade
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Juniper
1 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) ArcSight