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 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 274 295 303
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 40 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 22
Average salary £70,000 £68,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,000 £63,650
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 41 (57.75%) Information Security
2 38 (53.52%) CISSP
3 32 (45.07%) Risk Management
3 32 (45.07%) Finance
4 26 (36.62%) Penetration Testing
5 25 (35.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (33.80%) Security Management
7 22 (30.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (26.76%) Line Management
8 19 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (23.94%) PCI DSS
10 15 (21.13%) Management Information System
11 13 (18.31%) Project Management
12 11 (15.49%) CISM
13 10 (14.08%) Firewall
14 9 (12.68%) Windows
14 9 (12.68%) Network Security
14 9 (12.68%) Data Protection
15 7 (9.86%) CISA
15 7 (9.86%) Legal
15 7 (9.86%) ISMS
16 6 (8.45%) UNIX
17 5 (7.04%) ITIL
17 5 (7.04%) Linux
17 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
17 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
17 5 (7.04%) Information Security Management
17 5 (7.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
17 5 (7.04%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (1.41%) IIS
1 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Office
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.82%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Firewall
2 9 (12.68%) Network Security
3 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.23%) VPN
4 3 (4.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.41%) MPLS
5 1 (1.41%) OSPF
5 1 (1.41%) BGP
5 1 (1.41%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.41%) Junos
5 1 (1.41%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.41%) Wireless
5 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.41%) VLAN
5 1 (1.41%) VPLS
5 1 (1.41%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (45.07%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Law
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (21.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) CESG
3 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) FMCG
4 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) UNIX
3 5 (7.04%) Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (57.75%) Information Security
2 32 (45.07%) Risk Management
3 26 (36.62%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (33.80%) Security Management
5 22 (30.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (26.76%) Line Management
7 13 (18.31%) Project Management
8 9 (12.68%) Data Protection
9 7 (9.86%) ISMS
10 5 (7.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (7.04%) Cyber Security
10 5 (7.04%) ITIL
10 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.04%) Information Security Management
10 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.63%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.63%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.63%) Validation
11 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) C++
1 1 (1.41%) Java
1 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (53.52%) CISSP
2 11 (15.49%) CISM
3 7 (9.86%) CISA
4 5 (7.04%) Degree
5 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) CEH
6 2 (2.82%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.41%) CRISC
7 1 (1.41%) OSCP
7 1 (1.41%) MCSE
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
7 1 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.41%) GIAC
7 1 (1.41%) GCIA
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.41%) CNA
7 1 (1.41%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (35.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (23.94%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.23%) COBIT
3 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.82%) QA
5 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Cisco
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.23%) Remedy
3 2 (2.82%) Websense
3 2 (2.82%) Blue Coat
3 2 (2.82%) F5
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Symantec
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Juniper
4 1 (1.41%) NetApp
4 1 (1.41%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.41%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.41%) Clearswift
4 1 (1.41%) McAfee
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Red10
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + good bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, bonus, gym, healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago