The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Manager
Rank 810 825 832
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 61 42 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.041% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.044% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 54 37 52
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £76,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
IT Security Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Security Manager Salary Trend in England

IT Security Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

IT Security Manager Salary Histogram in England

IT Security Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
London +3 25 £68,500 +2.23% 3
South East -2 13 £50,000 -9.09%
North West - 10 £48,250 - 2
Yorkshire - 9 £55,000 -
East of England -20 3 £67,500 +35.00%
IT Security Manager
UK

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Manager in their job title.

1 45 (51.72%) Information Security
2 43 (49.43%) CISSP
3 38 (43.68%) Risk Management
4 37 (42.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (37.93%) Finance
5 33 (37.93%) Security Management
6 28 (32.18%) Penetration Testing
6 28 (32.18%) Line Management
7 27 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (27.59%) PCI DSS
9 19 (21.84%) Firewall
10 18 (20.69%) Cisco
10 18 (20.69%) Windows
11 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (18.39%) Management Information System
13 14 (16.09%) UNIX
14 13 (14.94%) CheckPoint
14 13 (14.94%) Security Architecture
15 9 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 9 (10.34%) Mentoring
15 9 (10.34%) SIEM
15 9 (10.34%) Linux
15 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
16 8 (9.20%) Information Security Management
16 8 (9.20%) Business Continuity
16 8 (9.20%) Internet
16 8 (9.20%) SSL
16 8 (9.20%) Data Protection
16 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
16 8 (9.20%) Network Security

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.84%) Firewall
2 8 (9.20%) SSL
2 8 (9.20%) Internet
2 8 (9.20%) Network Security
3 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.75%) Wireless
5 4 (4.60%) VPN
6 2 (2.30%) DNS
6 2 (2.30%) LAN
6 2 (2.30%) IPsec
6 2 (2.30%) WAN
7 1 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Subversion
General
1 33 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Legal
2 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.15%) RMADS
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.15%) Tandem
4 1 (1.15%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) UNIX
3 9 (10.34%) Linux
4 7 (8.05%) AIX
5 5 (5.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) Information Security
2 38 (43.68%) Risk Management
3 33 (37.93%) Security Management
4 28 (32.18%) Penetration Testing
4 28 (32.18%) Line Management
5 27 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (14.94%) Security Architecture
7 9 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 9 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.34%) SIEM
8 8 (9.20%) Business Continuity
8 8 (9.20%) Information Security Management
8 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
8 8 (9.20%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.05%) Coaching
9 7 (8.05%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (6.90%) People Management
11 5 (5.75%) OWASP
11 5 (5.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) C
2 2 (2.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (49.43%) CISSP
2 6 (6.90%) CISA
2 6 (6.90%) CISM
3 4 (4.60%) CISMP
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.30%) CCNP
4 2 (2.30%) CCNA
4 2 (2.30%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (42.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (27.59%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.45%) HMG Infosec
5 2 (2.30%) BS7799
5 2 (2.30%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Cisco
2 13 (14.94%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.60%) Websense
4 3 (3.45%) Clearswift
5 2 (2.30%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.30%) McAfee
6 1 (1.15%) Symantec
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.15%) Capita
6 1 (1.15%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.15%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.15%) F5
6 1 (1.15%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.15%) AlgoSec
6 1 (1.15%) Cyber-Ark
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