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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 594 543 628
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 314 339 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 266 270 228
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £61,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £44,830
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
102296 98200 103450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85621 81449 89566
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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 -6 114 £65,000 -3.70% 15
South East -33 61 £55,000 - 7
Yorkshire -21 38 £50,000 +5.26%
North West +11 30 £58,500 +25.13% 4
East of England -11 24 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South West -28 16 £48,500 -4.90% 5
East Midlands +8 12 £70,000 +27.27%
West Midlands -8 12 £53,750 -0.46% 2
Security Manager
UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 385 (66.84%) Information Security
2 261 (45.31%) CISSP
3 237 (41.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 169 (29.34%) Finance
5 144 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 140 (24.31%) CISM
7 135 (23.44%) Management Information System
8 132 (22.92%) Risk Management
9 102 (17.71%) Security Management
10 101 (17.53%) ITIL
11 96 (16.67%) CISA
12 88 (15.28%) Data Protection
13 81 (14.06%) Firewall
14 69 (11.98%) Project Management
15 64 (11.11%) Windows
16 62 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 60 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
18 58 (10.07%) Network Security
19 57 (9.90%) Degree
20 56 (9.72%) Cyber Security
20 56 (9.72%) Cisco
21 54 (9.38%) Business Continuity
21 54 (9.38%) Line Management
22 50 (8.68%) PRINCE2
23 47 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
24 46 (7.99%) Service Delivery
24 46 (7.99%) Disaster Recovery
25 44 (7.64%) Information Security Management
26 43 (7.47%) Security Cleared
26 43 (7.47%) SIEM

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (1.39%) IIS
2 4 (0.69%) Lync
3 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.56%) MS Office
3 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.22%) SAP GRC
2 3 (0.52%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (14.06%) Firewall
2 58 (10.07%) Network Security
3 37 (6.42%) Wireless
4 25 (4.34%) Internet
5 20 (3.47%) TCP/IP
6 15 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (2.08%) VPN
7 12 (2.08%) SSL
8 11 (1.91%) DNS
9 10 (1.74%) DMZ
10 8 (1.39%) HTTP
11 7 (1.22%) LDAP
11 7 (1.22%) SMTP
11 7 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.04%) FTP
13 5 (0.87%) WAN
14 4 (0.69%) VoIP
14 4 (0.69%) Broadband
14 4 (0.69%) LAN
15 3 (0.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.69%) SAP BW
2 4 (0.69%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.35%) MySQL
3 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (2.43%) JIRA
2 2 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 169 (29.34%) Finance
2 37 (6.42%) Legal
3 36 (6.25%) Retail
4 29 (5.03%) Banking
5 20 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.56%) Law
6 9 (1.56%) Marketing
7 4 (0.69%) German Language
7 4 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.52%) Back Office
9 2 (0.35%) Electronics
9 2 (0.35%) Front Office
9 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.35%) Automotive
9 2 (0.35%) Games
9 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.04%) .NET
2 5 (0.87%) JSP
3 4 (0.69%) SOAP
3 4 (0.69%) BAPI
3 4 (0.69%) REST
4 3 (0.52%) Web Services
5 2 (0.35%) Middleware
5 2 (0.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 135 (23.44%) Management Information System
2 47 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.47%) Data Protection Act
4 19 (3.30%) CESG
5 18 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.95%) Cryptography
7 14 (2.43%) RMADS
7 14 (2.43%) Open Source
8 9 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
9 8 (1.39%) PMI
10 5 (0.87%) NHS
11 4 (0.69%) PKI
11 4 (0.69%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.69%) Informatics
11 4 (0.69%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.52%) User Experience
12 3 (0.52%) DataPower
12 3 (0.52%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.52%) Tandem
13 2 (0.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 64 (11.11%) Windows
2 32 (5.56%) Linux
3 26 (4.51%) UNIX
4 14 (2.43%) Solaris
5 13 (2.26%) AIX
6 6 (1.04%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (66.84%) Information Security
2 132 (22.92%) Risk Management
3 102 (17.71%) Security Management
4 101 (17.53%) ITIL
5 88 (15.28%) Data Protection
6 69 (11.98%) Project Management
7 62 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 60 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
9 56 (9.72%) Cyber Security
10 54 (9.38%) Line Management
10 54 (9.38%) Business Continuity
11 50 (8.68%) PRINCE2
12 46 (7.99%) Service Delivery
12 46 (7.99%) Disaster Recovery
13 44 (7.64%) Information Security Management
14 43 (7.47%) SIEM
15 39 (6.77%) Security Architecture
16 38 (6.60%) Risk Assessment
17 35 (6.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 30 (5.21%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.08%) SQL
2 6 (1.04%) Shell Script
2 6 (1.04%) Bash Shell
2 6 (1.04%) Perl
3 5 (0.87%) C
4 4 (0.69%) Java
5 2 (0.35%) C++
6 1 (0.17%) PHP
6 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 261 (45.31%) CISSP
2 140 (24.31%) CISM
3 96 (16.67%) CISA
4 57 (9.90%) Degree
5 43 (7.47%) Security Cleared
6 18 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.13%) CEH
7 17 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.43%) CCNA
9 13 (2.26%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.91%) CRISC
11 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (1.56%) PMI Certification
12 9 (1.56%) CCNP
12 9 (1.56%) GIAC
13 7 (1.22%) MAPM
14 6 (1.04%) PCI QSA
14 6 (1.04%) A+ Certification
14 6 (1.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (41.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 144 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 41 (7.12%) COBIT
4 25 (4.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (2.26%) COSO
6 12 (2.08%) SLA
7 9 (1.56%) JSP 440
8 8 (1.39%) ISO 9001
8 8 (1.39%) QA
9 6 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (0.69%) BS25999
11 2 (0.35%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.35%) BS7799
12 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.69%) Xen
2 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.35%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.17%) Snort
4 1 (0.17%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.17%) Nessus
1 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
1 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 56 (9.72%) Cisco
2 35 (6.08%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.38%) Juniper
4 22 (3.82%) Blue Coat
5 21 (3.65%) CheckPoint
5 21 (3.65%) LogRhythm
6 20 (3.47%) Riverbed
7 19 (3.30%) Ruckus Wireless
8 13 (2.26%) SAP
9 11 (1.91%) Cyber-Ark
10 8 (1.39%) ArcSight
10 8 (1.39%) VMware
11 7 (1.22%) NetApp
12 6 (1.04%) F5
13 4 (0.69%) Sage
13 4 (0.69%) McAfee
13 4 (0.69%) StatPro
13 4 (0.69%) Dell
14 3 (0.52%) BT
14 3 (0.52%) Qualys
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + £3,750 car + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £46000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Acumin
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £43180 - £53341 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £69000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago