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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Manager
Rank 806 843 809
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 48 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.042% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.044% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 38
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £76,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

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 May 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
London +35 17 £58,750 +4.44%
West Midlands - 10 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £42,500 - 1
South East +6 5 £48,750 +23.41% 3
East of England +15 3 £67,500 +35.00% 1
North East 0 3 £42,500 -39.28% 1
North West -2 1 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
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IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 61 (62.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (60.20%) CISSP
3 55 (56.12%) Information Security
4 33 (33.67%) Finance
5 32 (32.65%) CISM
6 31 (31.63%) ITIL
7 26 (26.53%) CISA
8 21 (21.43%) Firewall
9 18 (18.37%) Security Management
9 18 (18.37%) Risk Management
10 17 (17.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 16 (16.33%) PCI DSS
12 15 (15.31%) Business Continuity
12 15 (15.31%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
13 14 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (13.27%) Protective Monitoring
14 13 (13.27%) Management Information System
15 12 (12.24%) Security Architecture
16 11 (11.22%) Intrusion Detection
16 11 (11.22%) Windows
16 11 (11.22%) Active Directory
17 10 (10.20%) Legal
17 10 (10.20%) CISMP
18 9 (9.18%) Change Management
18 9 (9.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
19 8 (8.16%) Banking
19 8 (8.16%) IT Governance
19 8 (8.16%) Security Testing

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.43%) Firewall
2 11 (11.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.10%) Internet
5 4 (4.08%) LAN
5 4 (4.08%) WAN
5 4 (4.08%) VPN
5 4 (4.08%) Network Security
6 2 (2.04%) SSL
7 1 (1.02%) Wireless Security
7 1 (1.02%) Wireless
General
1 33 (33.67%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Legal
3 8 (8.16%) Banking
4 7 (7.14%) Law
5 6 (6.12%) Retail
6 3 (3.06%) Local Government
7 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.12%) Statistics
2 6 (6.12%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) CESG
4 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.04%) BYOD
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Android
2 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.12%) Information Security
2 31 (31.63%) ITIL
3 18 (18.37%) Security Management
3 18 (18.37%) Risk Management
4 17 (17.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 15 (15.31%) Business Continuity
5 15 (15.31%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (13.27%) Protective Monitoring
8 12 (12.24%) Security Architecture
9 9 (9.18%) Change Management
10 8 (8.16%) IT Governance
10 8 (8.16%) Security Testing
11 7 (7.14%) Data Protection
11 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (6.12%) Data Privacy
12 6 (6.12%) Business Continuity Management
12 6 (6.12%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.02%) C
1 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (60.20%) CISSP
2 32 (32.65%) CISM
3 26 (26.53%) CISA
4 10 (10.20%) CISMP
5 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (7.14%) Degree
7 6 (6.12%) MCSA
7 6 (6.12%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.08%) CCNA
9 3 (3.06%) CCNP
10 2 (2.04%) MCSE
10 2 (2.04%) PCI QSA
11 1 (1.02%) ISACA
11 1 (1.02%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (62.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (16.33%) PCI DSS
3 9 (9.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (7.14%) COBIT
5 5 (5.10%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 7 (7.14%) Cisco
2 6 (6.12%) Websense
3 4 (4.08%) Clearswift
4 2 (2.04%) Riverbed
4 2 (2.04%) F5
5 1 (1.02%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.02%) Trustwave
5 1 (1.02%) IronPort
5 1 (1.02%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.02%) Juniper
5 1 (1.02%) Symantec
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
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