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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Manager
Rank 855 816 827
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 28 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.043% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.045% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 60
Average salary £55,125 £60,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,263 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +11.11%
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
103237 94545 105384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84342 79126 90809
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 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
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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
London -21 12 £65,000 -18.75%
South East -25 5 £42,000 -30.00%
East Midlands - 3 £61,250 -
North West - 3 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands -8 2 £55,500 -7.50%
North East - 2 £35,581 -
East of England -28 1 £32,500 -31.57%
IT Security Manager
UK

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 56 (75.68%) Information Security
2 43 (58.11%) CISSP
3 31 (41.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (29.73%) Finance
5 21 (28.38%) Risk Management
6 20 (27.03%) Security Management
7 19 (25.68%) Management Information System
7 19 (25.68%) Data Protection
8 16 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (21.62%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
10 14 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (17.57%) CISM
11 13 (17.57%) Firewall
12 11 (14.86%) CISA
12 11 (14.86%) Legal
12 11 (14.86%) Degree
13 10 (13.51%) IT Governance
13 10 (13.51%) ISMS
14 9 (12.16%) Project Management
14 9 (12.16%) Data Security
15 8 (10.81%) GCIH
15 8 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 8 (10.81%) RMADS
15 8 (10.81%) PCI DSS
16 6 (8.11%) ITIL
16 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (8.11%) Information Security Management
17 5 (6.76%) Windows
17 5 (6.76%) VPN

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.41%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) Firewall
2 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 5 (6.76%) VPN
3 4 (5.41%) VoIP
3 4 (5.41%) Network Security
3 4 (5.41%) Wireless
3 4 (5.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.35%) IPsec
4 1 (1.35%) VLAN
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.35%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.35%) IGRP
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
4 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) SMS
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) SSL
4 1 (1.35%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Legal
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Local Government
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.81%) RMADS
3 4 (5.41%) Open Source
4 2 (2.70%) NHS
4 2 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) AIX
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (75.68%) Information Security
2 21 (28.38%) Risk Management
3 20 (27.03%) Security Management
4 19 (25.68%) Data Protection
5 16 (21.62%) Risk Assessment
5 16 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (13.51%) IT Governance
7 10 (13.51%) ISMS
8 9 (12.16%) Data Security
8 9 (12.16%) Project Management
9 8 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (8.11%) ITIL
10 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.11%) Information Security Management
11 4 (5.41%) BCP
11 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.41%) Information Management
11 4 (5.41%) Computer Forensics
11 4 (5.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (58.11%) CISSP
2 13 (17.57%) CISM
3 11 (14.86%) CISA
3 11 (14.86%) Degree
4 8 (10.81%) GCIH
5 5 (6.76%) CISMP
6 4 (5.41%) GWAPT
6 4 (5.41%) GPEN
6 4 (5.41%) OSCP
6 4 (5.41%) OSCE
6 4 (5.41%) GCFA
6 4 (5.41%) CEH
7 2 (2.70%) MBA
7 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.35%) CCSP
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (41.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (10.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.05%) ISO 9000
4 2 (2.70%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.70%) COBIT
4 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.70%) BS7799
5 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Cisco
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Sun
3 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.35%) Symantec
3 1 (1.35%) McAfee
3 1 (1.35%) Tripwire
3 1 (1.35%) F5
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