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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 251 273 258
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 11 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 10
Average salary £55,000 £66,250 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% +21.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,450 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
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
7271 8227 8200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.53% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5955 6841 7139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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
Hertfordshire -1 9 £52,500 -20.75%
Essex +5 2 £67,500 -3.57%
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) Information Security
2 16 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) CISSP
4 9 (34.62%) CISA
4 9 (34.62%) Information Security Management
4 9 (34.62%) Security Management
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 8 (30.77%) CISM
6 7 (26.92%) Change Management
7 6 (23.08%) CISMP
7 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
8 5 (19.23%) IT Governance
8 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
8 5 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
9 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
9 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Service Management
9 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (15.38%) Degree
9 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 3 (11.54%) Line Management
10 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
11 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (3.85%) Firewall
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Information Security
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) Information Security Management
3 9 (34.62%) Security Management
4 7 (26.92%) Change Management
5 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
6 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
6 5 (19.23%) IT Governance
7 4 (15.38%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Line Management
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.69%) Facility Management
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CISSP
1 9 (34.62%) CISA
2 8 (30.77%) CISM
3 6 (23.08%) CISMP
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.85%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco
1 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy