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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Manager
Rank 753 809 838
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 156 120 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 135 115 70
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,328 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -2.43%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
South East +36 45 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Yorkshire +38 37 £46,000 -8.00% 2
London -13 34 £68,000 -6.20% 4
North West +31 13 £60,000 +24.35% 2
East of England +6 13 £55,000 -18.51%
West Midlands -11 8 £42,000 -23.78% 4
East Midlands +7 4 £68,750 - 1
South West -19 4 £46,250 -4.63% 1
IT Security Manager
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IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 204 (68.46%) Information Security
2 152 (51.01%) CISSP
3 109 (36.58%) CISM
3 109 (36.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 80 (26.85%) Risk Management
5 73 (24.50%) Security Management
6 70 (23.49%) Finance
7 67 (22.48%) PCI DSS
8 58 (19.46%) Legal
9 54 (18.12%) ITIL
10 53 (17.79%) Management Information System
11 52 (17.45%) Penetration Testing
12 50 (16.78%) Firewall
13 42 (14.09%) CISA
14 36 (12.08%) Degree
15 33 (11.07%) Information Security Management
15 33 (11.07%) Cybersecurity
16 31 (10.40%) SIEM
17 30 (10.07%) Security Architecture
17 30 (10.07%) Network Security
18 28 (9.40%) ISMS
19 27 (9.06%) Intrusion Detection
19 27 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
20 26 (8.72%) Project Management
20 26 (8.72%) COBIT
21 25 (8.39%) Incident Management
21 25 (8.39%) Windows
22 24 (8.05%) Security Operations
23 23 (7.72%) Internal Audit
23 23 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (1.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) IaaS
3 2 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (16.78%) Firewall
2 30 (10.07%) Network Security
3 27 (9.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (5.03%) Internet
5 13 (4.36%) LAN
5 13 (4.36%) WAN
6 10 (3.36%) Wireless
7 9 (3.02%) VPN
8 4 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.01%) TACACS
10 2 (0.67%) DMZ
10 2 (0.67%) Extranet
10 2 (0.67%) Intranet
10 2 (0.67%) MPLS
10 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.67%) VLAN
11 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.34%) HTTP
11 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.68%) Big Data
2 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
General
1 70 (23.49%) Finance
2 58 (19.46%) Legal
3 19 (6.38%) Banking
4 12 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (4.03%) Retail
5 9 (3.02%) Law
6 8 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.35%) Marketing
8 6 (2.01%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.01%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.01%) Military
10 2 (0.67%) German Language
10 2 (0.67%) Local Government
11 1 (0.34%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.68%) Web Services
2 3 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.79%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.03%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.68%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.68%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (2.35%) CESG
5 7 (2.35%) Cryptography
6 5 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.68%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.01%) Blog
8 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (1.01%) NHS
9 2 (0.67%) CCTV
9 2 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.67%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.34%) iPad
10 1 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.39%) Windows
2 11 (3.69%) Linux
3 8 (2.68%) VMS
4 7 (2.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.34%) Unix
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (68.46%) Information Security
2 80 (26.85%) Risk Management
3 73 (24.50%) Security Management
4 54 (18.12%) ITIL
5 52 (17.45%) Penetration Testing
6 33 (11.07%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (11.07%) Information Security Management
7 31 (10.40%) SIEM
8 30 (10.07%) Security Architecture
9 28 (9.40%) ISMS
10 27 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (8.72%) Project Management
12 25 (8.39%) Incident Management
13 24 (8.05%) Security Operations
14 23 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (7.72%) Internal Audit
14 23 (7.72%) Risk Assessment
14 23 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (7.05%) Data Protection
15 21 (7.05%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.01%) C
1 3 (1.01%) C#
1 3 (1.01%) C++
1 3 (1.01%) Java
1 3 (1.01%) Objective-C
1 3 (1.01%) PHP
1 3 (1.01%) PowerShell
1 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
2 2 (0.67%) VB
3 1 (0.34%) Python
3 1 (0.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 152 (51.01%) CISSP
2 109 (36.58%) CISM
3 42 (14.09%) CISA
4 36 (12.08%) Degree
5 13 (4.36%) CEH
6 12 (4.03%) SSCP
7 10 (3.36%) CCNA
7 10 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (3.36%) CRISC
8 9 (3.02%) GIAC
9 8 (2.68%) CISMP
9 8 (2.68%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.35%) ISSEP
11 6 (2.01%) CLAS
11 6 (2.01%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (2.01%) CREST Certified
11 6 (2.01%) MCP
11 6 (2.01%) Security+ Certification
12 5 (1.68%) CITP
12 5 (1.68%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (36.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 67 (22.48%) PCI DSS
3 26 (8.72%) COBIT
4 21 (7.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (1.68%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (1.68%) SLA
7 3 (1.01%) COSO
7 3 (1.01%) ISO22301
7 3 (1.01%) QA
8 2 (0.67%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.34%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 15 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.67%) ACF2
2 2 (0.67%) Snort
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.01%) Nessus
2 3 (1.01%) QRadar
3 2 (0.67%) Nexpose
3 2 (0.67%) Proventia
Vendors
1 20 (6.71%) Cisco
2 19 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.36%) Qualys
4 9 (3.02%) VMware
5 7 (2.35%) Intel Security
6 6 (2.01%) F5
6 6 (2.01%) Juniper
7 5 (1.68%) ArcSight
8 4 (1.34%) Blue Coat
8 4 (1.34%) Citrix
8 4 (1.34%) Forcepoint
8 4 (1.34%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.34%) HP
8 4 (1.34%) Tripwire
9 3 (1.01%) Oracle
9 3 (1.01%) SAP
10 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.67%) ScanSafe
11 1 (0.34%) AlienVault
11 1 (0.34%) LogRhythm
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