The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 246 213 279
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 13 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.46% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.48% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 6
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £35,864
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £70,500 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
Security Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7480 6805 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 95.11% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6150 5834 7354
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Security Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +4 7 £75,000 +29.31%
Cambridgeshire -6 3 £65,000 +13.04%
Hertfordshire -19 2 - -
Essex -8 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 23 (74.19%) Information Security
2 12 (38.71%) Risk Management
2 12 (38.71%) CISSP
3 10 (32.26%) CISM
3 10 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (22.58%) Cyber Security
5 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
5 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.13%) CESG
7 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Computer Security
7 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.90%) Data Security
7 4 (12.90%) Security Management
7 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
8 3 (9.68%) Front Office
8 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) CEH
8 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
9 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
9 2 (6.45%) Degree
9 2 (6.45%) ISMS
9 2 (6.45%) Identity Management

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) QADirector
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Front Office
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Electronics
5 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) CESG
3 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Information Security
2 12 (38.71%) Risk Management
3 7 (22.58%) Cyber Security
4 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Data Security
5 4 (12.90%) Security Management
5 4 (12.90%) Computer Security
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
7 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) ISMS
8 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) CISSP
2 10 (32.26%) CISM
3 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) CEH
5 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) CSSLP
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) GIAC
6 1 (3.23%) GCIA
6 1 (3.23%) GCIH
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
3 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
4 2 (6.45%) SLA
5 1 (3.23%) ISO 14001
5 1 (3.23%) COBIT
5 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Progress