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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 238 229 246
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 14 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 13
Average salary £58,750 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,450 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £66,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -
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
6896 6357 8181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 96.27% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5590 5140 7081
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -9 6 £67,500 +22.72%
Cambridgeshire +8 4 £50,000 +7.52%
Essex -21 3 £44,000 -30.98%
Bedfordshire - 1 £90,000 -
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (44.19%) Information Security
2 17 (39.53%) ITIL
3 14 (32.56%) CISSP
4 13 (30.23%) CISM
4 13 (30.23%) Finance
5 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (23.26%) Change Management
6 10 (23.26%) Service Management
7 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
7 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS
8 7 (16.28%) CISA
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco
9 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.95%) Degree
9 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
9 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
10 5 (11.63%) COBIT
10 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
11 4 (9.30%) SLA
11 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (9.30%) IT Governance
11 4 (9.30%) Retail
11 4 (9.30%) Cryptography
11 4 (9.30%) CEH
11 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (9.30%) GIAC
11 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
11 4 (9.30%) Data Privacy
11 4 (9.30%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Network Security
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Front Office
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.30%) Cryptography
2 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Information Security
2 17 (39.53%) ITIL
3 10 (23.26%) Service Management
3 10 (23.26%) Change Management
4 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
5 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Data Privacy
7 4 (9.30%) IT Governance
7 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.98%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.98%) Security Management
8 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) CISSP
2 13 (30.23%) CISM
3 7 (16.28%) CISA
4 6 (13.95%) Degree
5 4 (9.30%) GIAC
5 4 (9.30%) CEH
6 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) MCSA
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.93%) PCI DSS
3 5 (11.63%) COBIT
4 4 (9.30%) SLA
4 4 (9.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Remedy
3 1 (2.33%) AlgoSec
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark