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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 123 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.31% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +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
1667 1850 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.19% 94.10% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1381 1485 1201
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Knutsford - 1 £52,500 -
Security Manager
North West

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) OSCP
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Social Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Life Science
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Social Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS