The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 496 642 580
Rank change year-on-year
+146 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 410 225 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 346 181 225
Average salary £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in England

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in England

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 Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
(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 +117 181 £72,500 +3.57% 28
South East +33 92 £62,500 +4.16% 5
West Midlands -2 35 £55,104 -13.90% 3
Yorkshire +27 32 £45,000 - 1
South West -29 21 £70,000 +37.25% 2
North West +22 19 £59,000 +4.88%
East Midlands +26 14 £66,250 +55.88%
East of England +16 12 £53,750 -14.00%
North East 0 8 £34,369 -50.90%
Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
Security Manager
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 512 (66.58%) Information Security
2 349 (45.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 331 (43.04%) CISSP
4 214 (27.83%) CISM
5 178 (23.15%) Security Management
6 177 (23.02%) PCI DSS
7 173 (22.50%) Management Information System
8 167 (21.72%) Risk Management
9 159 (20.68%) Finance
10 158 (20.55%) ITIL
11 144 (18.73%) Data Protection
12 121 (15.73%) Firewall
13 111 (14.43%) Cyber Security
14 105 (13.65%) Business Continuity
15 104 (13.52%) Information Security Management
16 94 (12.22%) CISA
17 82 (10.66%) Network Security
18 80 (10.40%) Degree
18 80 (10.40%) ISMS
18 80 (10.40%) Windows
19 78 (10.14%) Security Cleared
20 70 (9.10%) Security Architecture
20 70 (9.10%) Penetration Testing
21 68 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
22 67 (8.71%) Cisco
23 64 (8.32%) Disaster Recovery
24 61 (7.93%) Service Delivery
25 59 (7.67%) Data Protection Act
26 57 (7.41%) Incident Management
27 56 (7.28%) SIEM

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.04%) IIS
2 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.13%) Apache
3 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (1.56%) MS Office
4 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.56%) SaaS
2 7 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (15.73%) Firewall
2 82 (10.66%) Network Security
3 30 (3.90%) Wireless
4 26 (3.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 22 (2.86%) Internet
6 20 (2.60%) SSL
7 19 (2.47%) TCP/IP
8 16 (2.08%) VPN
9 13 (1.69%) WAN
10 9 (1.17%) DNS
10 9 (1.17%) LAN
11 8 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (0.65%) VoIP
13 5 (0.65%) DHCP
14 4 (0.52%) HTTP
14 4 (0.52%) DMZ
14 4 (0.52%) Wireless Security
14 4 (0.52%) IPsec
14 4 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Hudson
2 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 159 (20.68%) Finance
2 54 (7.02%) Legal
3 49 (6.37%) Telecoms
4 46 (5.98%) Retail
5 36 (4.68%) Banking
6 30 (3.90%) Law
7 11 (1.43%) Marketing
8 9 (1.17%) Advertising
9 7 (0.91%) Electronics
10 5 (0.65%) Back Office
10 5 (0.65%) Czech Language
11 4 (0.52%) Military
11 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.39%) Local Government
12 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Automotive
13 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.65%) .NET
1 5 (0.65%) Middleware
2 4 (0.52%) REST
2 4 (0.52%) SOAP
3 3 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 173 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 59 (7.67%) Data Protection Act
3 41 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.38%) CESG
5 22 (2.86%) Cryptography
6 20 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.08%) FMCG
8 15 (1.95%) Freedom of Information
8 15 (1.95%) Freedom of Information Act
9 13 (1.69%) PKI
10 8 (1.04%) Statistics
11 6 (0.78%) Open Source
11 6 (0.78%) NHS
12 5 (0.65%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.65%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.52%) CESG CLAS
14 3 (0.39%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.39%) PMI
14 3 (0.39%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 80 (10.40%) Windows
2 29 (3.77%) UNIX
3 26 (3.38%) Linux
4 12 (1.56%) Solaris
5 9 (1.17%) AIX
6 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.26%) Android
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (66.58%) Information Security
2 178 (23.15%) Security Management
3 167 (21.72%) Risk Management
4 158 (20.55%) ITIL
5 144 (18.73%) Data Protection
6 111 (14.43%) Cyber Security
7 105 (13.65%) Business Continuity
8 104 (13.52%) Information Security Management
9 80 (10.40%) ISMS
10 70 (9.10%) Security Architecture
10 70 (9.10%) Penetration Testing
11 68 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 64 (8.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 61 (7.93%) Service Delivery
14 57 (7.41%) Incident Management
15 56 (7.28%) SIEM
16 53 (6.89%) Line Management
17 49 (6.37%) Risk Assessment
18 45 (5.85%) Project Management
18 45 (5.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (1.95%) SQL
2 6 (0.78%) C
3 5 (0.65%) Java
3 5 (0.65%) APL
4 4 (0.52%) C++
4 4 (0.52%) VB
4 4 (0.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.39%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.26%) Perl
6 2 (0.26%) PHP
7 1 (0.13%) Ruby
7 1 (0.13%) Python
7 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 331 (43.04%) CISSP
2 214 (27.83%) CISM
3 94 (12.22%) CISA
4 80 (10.40%) Degree
5 78 (10.14%) Security Cleared
6 44 (5.72%) SC Cleared
7 29 (3.77%) DV Cleared
7 29 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (3.12%) CRISC
10 22 (2.86%) CISMP
11 20 (2.60%) CCNP
12 18 (2.34%) CCNA
13 17 (2.21%) MCSA
13 17 (2.21%) GIAC
14 16 (2.08%) CEH
15 13 (1.69%) PCI QSA
16 12 (1.56%) CHFI
16 12 (1.56%) MCP
16 12 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 349 (45.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 177 (23.02%) PCI DSS
3 31 (4.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (3.64%) COBIT
5 11 (1.43%) QA
5 11 (1.43%) BS25999
6 10 (1.30%) COSO
7 6 (0.78%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.65%) SLA
8 5 (0.65%) HMG Infosec
9 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.13%) BS7799
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.52%) WMI
2 2 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.13%) Nessus
3 1 (0.13%) Nmap
3 1 (0.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 67 (8.71%) Cisco
2 47 (6.11%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.20%) CheckPoint
4 13 (1.69%) Juniper
5 12 (1.56%) SAP
5 12 (1.56%) VMware
6 10 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (1.17%) Websense
7 9 (1.17%) Blue Coat
8 8 (1.04%) NetApp
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle
8 8 (1.04%) LogRhythm
8 8 (1.04%) Riverbed
9 7 (0.91%) F5
9 7 (0.91%) Citrix
10 6 (0.78%) BT
11 5 (0.65%) Symantec
12 4 (0.52%) Remedy
12 4 (0.52%) StatPro
12 4 (0.52%) Clearswift
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits schem
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Momentum
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Car Allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + OTE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + PENSION + EXCELLENT BENS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Via Resource
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum 20% Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, 11% pension, life
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £69,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago