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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 261 296 290
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 47 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.33% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 35
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,100 £85,000 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 68 (67.33%) Information Security
2 50 (49.50%) CISSP
3 46 (45.54%) CISM
4 45 (44.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (25.74%) Security Management
6 25 (24.75%) Finance
7 23 (22.77%) Risk Management
8 21 (20.79%) ITIL
9 18 (17.82%) Network Security
10 17 (16.83%) PCI DSS
10 17 (16.83%) CISA
10 17 (16.83%) Management Information System
10 17 (16.83%) Firewall
11 16 (15.84%) Vulnerability Management
12 15 (14.85%) Information Security Management
13 14 (13.86%) Cyber Security
14 13 (12.87%) Data Protection
15 12 (11.88%) Penetration Testing
16 10 (9.90%) CEH
16 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (9.90%) COBIT
16 10 (9.90%) Data Protection Act
17 9 (8.91%) Intrusion Detection
17 9 (8.91%) CheckPoint
18 8 (7.92%) VPN
18 8 (7.92%) Cisco
18 8 (7.92%) ISMS
18 8 (7.92%) Information Assurance
18 8 (7.92%) Security Architecture
19 7 (6.93%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (4.95%) IIS
2 4 (3.96%) Apache
2 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
1 2 (1.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) Network Security
2 17 (16.83%) Firewall
3 9 (8.91%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (7.92%) VPN
5 6 (5.94%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (4.95%) LAN
6 5 (4.95%) WLAN
6 5 (4.95%) WAN
6 5 (4.95%) Internet
6 5 (4.95%) MPLS
7 3 (2.97%) IPsec
8 2 (1.98%) Nortel Alteon
8 2 (1.98%) Nortel Contivity
8 2 (1.98%) SSL
9 1 (0.99%) LDAP
9 1 (0.99%) DNS
9 1 (0.99%) DHCP
9 1 (0.99%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.99%) Wireless
9 1 (0.99%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
General
1 25 (24.75%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Legal
3 2 (1.98%) Law
3 2 (1.98%) Banking
3 2 (1.98%) Retail
3 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.98%) Marketing
4 1 (0.99%) Local Government
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.83%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.90%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) PKI
5 4 (3.96%) Semantic Web
5 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.97%) Blog
6 3 (2.97%) CESG
7 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.98%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.98%) Social Network
7 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) BYOD
8 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.99%) CCTV
8 1 (0.99%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Windows
2 6 (5.94%) Android
2 6 (5.94%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.95%) UNIX
4 1 (0.99%) Solaris
4 1 (0.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (67.33%) Information Security
2 26 (25.74%) Security Management
3 23 (22.77%) Risk Management
4 21 (20.79%) ITIL
5 16 (15.84%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (14.85%) Information Security Management
7 14 (13.86%) Cyber Security
8 13 (12.87%) Data Protection
9 12 (11.88%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (7.92%) ISMS
11 8 (7.92%) Information Assurance
11 8 (7.92%) Security Architecture
12 7 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.93%) Line Management
12 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.93%) Change Management
12 7 (6.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (5.94%) Data Privacy
13 6 (5.94%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.94%) Java
2 5 (4.95%) C++
3 4 (3.96%) C
3 4 (3.96%) C#
4 1 (0.99%) SQL
4 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (49.50%) CISSP
2 46 (45.54%) CISM
3 17 (16.83%) CISA
4 10 (9.90%) CEH
5 7 (6.93%) CRISC
6 6 (5.94%) Degree
7 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.96%) CSSLP
7 4 (3.96%) GIAC
7 4 (3.96%) GWAPT
8 3 (2.97%) ISACA
9 2 (1.98%) GCIH
9 2 (1.98%) PCI QSA
9 2 (1.98%) CCNA
9 2 (1.98%) MCSE
9 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.99%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.99%) MCSA
10 1 (0.99%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (44.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (16.83%) PCI DSS
3 10 (9.90%) COBIT
4 6 (5.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.96%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.98%) QA
7 1 (0.99%) BS25999
7 1 (0.99%) GCP
7 1 (0.99%) BS7799
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.99%) Snort
3 1 (0.99%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Nessus
2 4 (3.96%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) CheckPoint
2 8 (7.92%) Cisco
3 6 (5.94%) Websense
3 6 (5.94%) Tripwire
4 4 (3.96%) IBM
4 4 (3.96%) HP
5 3 (2.97%) Juniper
5 3 (2.97%) Nokia
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle
6 2 (1.98%) CA
6 2 (1.98%) Nortel
6 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.98%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.98%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.99%) Cyber-Ark
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000-£80,000+ EXCELLENT package including a VERY generous bonus!
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