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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 263 317 309
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 46 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 28
Average salary £72,500 £66,250 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.43% +13.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -10.00%
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
9545 11988 11216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.12% 92.41% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8213 10152 9680
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015, 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 63 (65.63%) Information Security
2 47 (48.96%) CISSP
3 45 (46.88%) CISM
4 38 (39.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (28.13%) Finance
6 25 (26.04%) Security Management
7 22 (22.92%) Risk Management
8 20 (20.83%) Firewall
9 19 (19.79%) Management Information System
10 18 (18.75%) ITIL
10 18 (18.75%) Network Security
10 18 (18.75%) PCI DSS
11 16 (16.67%) Cyber Security
11 16 (16.67%) CISA
12 15 (15.63%) Information Security Management
12 15 (15.63%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (12.50%) Data Protection
13 12 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
15 10 (10.42%) Line Management
16 9 (9.38%) Security Architecture
16 9 (9.38%) COBIT
17 8 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
17 8 (8.33%) Project Management
17 8 (8.33%) Change Management
17 8 (8.33%) VPN
17 8 (8.33%) Cisco
17 8 (8.33%) Information Assurance
18 7 (7.29%) ISMS

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
1 2 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.83%) Firewall
2 18 (18.75%) Network Security
3 8 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (8.33%) VPN
4 6 (6.25%) Internet
4 6 (6.25%) LAN
4 6 (6.25%) WAN
5 5 (5.21%) WLAN
5 5 (5.21%) MPLS
5 5 (5.21%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.13%) SSL
7 2 (2.08%) Nortel Alteon
7 2 (2.08%) Nortel Contivity
7 2 (2.08%) IPsec
8 1 (1.04%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) Big Data
General
1 27 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) Law
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Local Government
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) PKI
4 3 (3.13%) CESG
4 3 (3.13%) Blog
4 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.08%) Social Network
5 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.04%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.04%) BYOD
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Android
2 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (65.63%) Information Security
2 25 (26.04%) Security Management
3 22 (22.92%) Risk Management
4 18 (18.75%) ITIL
5 16 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 15 (15.63%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (15.63%) Information Security Management
7 12 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.42%) Line Management
10 9 (9.38%) Security Architecture
11 8 (8.33%) Information Assurance
11 8 (8.33%) Change Management
11 8 (8.33%) Project Management
12 7 (7.29%) Supplier Management
12 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.29%) ISMS
13 6 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
13 6 (6.25%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) C++
1 2 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (1.04%) SQL
2 1 (1.04%) R
2 1 (1.04%) C
2 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (48.96%) CISSP
2 45 (46.88%) CISM
3 16 (16.67%) CISA
4 7 (7.29%) CRISC
5 6 (6.25%) CEH
6 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.17%) Degree
7 4 (4.17%) GIAC
8 3 (3.13%) ISACA
9 2 (2.08%) PCI QSA
9 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.08%) MCSE
10 1 (1.04%) MCSA
10 1 (1.04%) CCNA
10 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.04%) GCIH
10 1 (1.04%) CISMP
10 1 (1.04%) GWAPT
10 1 (1.04%) OSCP
10 1 (1.04%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (39.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 9 (9.38%) COBIT
4 3 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.08%) QA
6 1 (1.04%) BS25999
6 1 (1.04%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.04%) GCP
6 1 (1.04%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.08%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Nessus
2 1 (1.04%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 10 (10.42%) CheckPoint
2 8 (8.33%) Cisco
3 6 (6.25%) Websense
4 4 (4.17%) Juniper
5 3 (3.13%) Blue Coat
5 3 (3.13%) Tripwire
6 2 (2.08%) CA
6 2 (2.08%) Nokia
6 2 (2.08%) Nortel
6 2 (2.08%) Citrix
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.08%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) IronPort
7 1 (1.04%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.04%) F5
7 1 (1.04%) Trustwave
7 1 (1.04%) Cyber-Ark
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