The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 287 294 314
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 29 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 28
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £64,250
10% offered a salary of more than £73,700 £76,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
Security Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 43 (69.35%) Information Security
2 37 (59.68%) CISSP
3 28 (45.16%) Finance
4 22 (35.48%) Risk Management
5 21 (33.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (22.58%) Security Management
8 12 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
9 11 (17.74%) Project Management
10 10 (16.13%) Firewall
10 10 (16.13%) Legal
10 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.52%) Line Management
11 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
11 9 (14.52%) PCI DSS
12 8 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (12.90%) CISM
13 7 (11.29%) UNIX
13 7 (11.29%) Windows
13 7 (11.29%) Banking
14 6 (9.68%) IT Governance
14 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
14 6 (9.68%) CISA
15 5 (8.06%) ITIL
15 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
15 5 (8.06%) Degree
15 5 (8.06%) Vulnerability Management
16 4 (6.45%) Cyber Security

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Firewall
2 2 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.61%) NGN
3 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Big Data
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Legal
3 7 (11.29%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
1 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.61%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) UNIX
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) AIX
3 2 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) Information Security
2 22 (35.48%) Risk Management
3 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (22.58%) Security Management
5 12 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (17.74%) Project Management
7 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
7 9 (14.52%) Line Management
8 8 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (9.68%) IT Governance
9 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.06%) ITIL
10 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.06%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (6.45%) Cyber Security
11 4 (6.45%) ISMS
11 4 (6.45%) Validation
12 3 (4.84%) Computer Forensics
12 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (59.68%) CISSP
2 8 (12.90%) CISM
3 6 (9.68%) CISA
4 5 (8.06%) Degree
5 4 (6.45%) GIAC
6 3 (4.84%) GCIH
7 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.61%) APMP
8 1 (1.61%) GCIA
8 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.61%) CCSP
8 1 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.61%) CNA
8 1 (1.61%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.61%) PMP
8 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (14.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.84%) COBIT
4 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (1.61%) Sun
4 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Symantec
4 1 (1.61%) Websense
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
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