The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank - 118 117
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.60% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.62% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £61,215 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.30%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Security Manager
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1226 1769 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.63% 96.51% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1428 1157
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (50.00%) CEH
2 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) OSCP
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Tigerscheme
2 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) Life Science
2 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (50.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Life Science
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Social Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (33.33%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CEH
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) CREST Certified
1 3 (50.00%) OSCP
1 3 (50.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS