The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.92% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Security Manager
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
199 224 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.28% 96.97% 99.73%
Number of salaries quoted 173 157 285
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Chester

Security Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Tandem
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) ArcSight