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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 517 672 573
Rank change year-on-year
+155 -99
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 405 239 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 340 188 238
Average salary £65,000 £61,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,400 £83,250 £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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £38,500
% 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +86 192 £72,500 +3.57% 19
South East +34 89 £62,500 +8.69% 5
West Midlands +12 35 £55,000 -14.06% 1
Yorkshire +27 24 £45,000 -18.18% 3
South West -22 18 £80,000 +56.86% 3
North West +15 17 £59,000 +2.60% 1
East of England +33 12 £53,750 -14.00%
East Midlands +19 12 £65,000 +44.44%
North East +1 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 17 April 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.

1 511 (67.33%) Information Security
2 351 (46.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 331 (43.61%) CISSP
4 217 (28.59%) CISM
5 187 (24.64%) Security Management
6 179 (23.58%) PCI DSS
7 173 (22.79%) Management Information System
8 167 (22.00%) ITIL
9 162 (21.34%) Risk Management
10 155 (20.42%) Finance
11 142 (18.71%) Data Protection
12 125 (16.47%) Firewall
13 122 (16.07%) Cyber Security
14 114 (15.02%) Business Continuity
15 109 (14.36%) Information Security Management
16 93 (12.25%) CISA
17 82 (10.80%) Degree
18 81 (10.67%) ISMS
19 80 (10.54%) Network Security
20 78 (10.28%) Security Cleared
21 77 (10.14%) Penetration Testing
22 73 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
23 68 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
23 68 (8.96%) Windows
24 65 (8.56%) Security Architecture
25 64 (8.43%) Cisco
26 61 (8.04%) Data Protection Act
27 57 (7.51%) Incident Management
28 54 (7.11%) SIEM
28 54 (7.11%) Service Delivery

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (0.79%) IIS
2 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.13%) Apache
4 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (1.45%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.24%) SaaS
2 8 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (16.47%) Firewall
2 80 (10.54%) Network Security
3 28 (3.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 22 (2.90%) Internet
5 21 (2.77%) Wireless
6 18 (2.37%) VPN
6 18 (2.37%) WAN
7 17 (2.24%) SSL
8 15 (1.98%) LAN
9 13 (1.71%) TCP/IP
10 10 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (1.19%) DNS
12 7 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.79%) IPsec
13 6 (0.79%) VoIP
14 5 (0.66%) DHCP
15 4 (0.53%) HTTP
15 4 (0.53%) WLAN
15 4 (0.53%) LDAP
15 4 (0.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (0.66%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Hudson
2 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 155 (20.42%) Finance
2 48 (6.32%) Legal
3 46 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 40 (5.27%) Retail
5 33 (4.35%) Law
6 29 (3.82%) Banking
7 12 (1.58%) Marketing
8 9 (1.19%) Advertising
9 7 (0.92%) Electronics
10 5 (0.66%) Czech Language
10 5 (0.66%) Local Government
11 4 (0.53%) Military
11 4 (0.53%) Back Office
12 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.92%) Middleware
2 4 (0.53%) .NET
3 3 (0.40%) SOAP
3 3 (0.40%) Web Services
3 3 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 173 (22.79%) Management Information System
2 61 (8.04%) Data Protection Act
3 39 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.56%) CESG
5 18 (2.37%) Cryptography
5 18 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.37%) FMCG
6 16 (2.11%) Freedom of Information
7 15 (1.98%) Freedom of Information Act
8 13 (1.71%) PKI
9 8 (1.05%) Statistics
10 5 (0.66%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.66%) PMI
10 5 (0.66%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.53%) Open Source
11 4 (0.53%) NHS
11 4 (0.53%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.53%) CESG CLAS
12 3 (0.40%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 68 (8.96%) Windows
2 25 (3.29%) UNIX
3 22 (2.90%) Linux
4 7 (0.92%) Solaris
5 5 (0.66%) AIX
5 5 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.40%) VMS
6 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.26%) Android
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (67.33%) Information Security
2 187 (24.64%) Security Management
3 167 (22.00%) ITIL
4 162 (21.34%) Risk Management
5 142 (18.71%) Data Protection
6 122 (16.07%) Cyber Security
7 114 (15.02%) Business Continuity
8 109 (14.36%) Information Security Management
9 81 (10.67%) ISMS
10 77 (10.14%) Penetration Testing
11 73 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 68 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
13 65 (8.56%) Security Architecture
14 57 (7.51%) Incident Management
15 54 (7.11%) Service Delivery
15 54 (7.11%) SIEM
16 53 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
17 49 (6.46%) Line Management
18 47 (6.19%) Information Assurance
18 47 (6.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (1.84%) SQL
2 5 (0.66%) C
2 5 (0.66%) APL
3 4 (0.53%) C++
3 4 (0.53%) Java
3 4 (0.53%) VB
3 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.40%) Perl
4 3 (0.40%) PHP
4 3 (0.40%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.26%) Ruby
5 2 (0.26%) Python
6 1 (0.13%) R
Qualifications
1 331 (43.61%) CISSP
2 217 (28.59%) CISM
3 93 (12.25%) CISA
4 82 (10.80%) Degree
5 78 (10.28%) Security Cleared
6 42 (5.53%) SC Cleared
7 31 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (3.95%) DV Cleared
9 28 (3.69%) CRISC
10 27 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (3.03%) CCNP
12 22 (2.90%) CISMP
13 18 (2.37%) CCNA
13 18 (2.37%) MCSA
14 16 (2.11%) GIAC
14 16 (2.11%) PCI QSA
15 12 (1.58%) CEH
15 12 (1.58%) CHFI
15 12 (1.58%) MCP
15 12 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 351 (46.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 179 (23.58%) PCI DSS
3 31 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 29 (3.82%) COBIT
5 11 (1.45%) BS25999
6 10 (1.32%) COSO
7 9 (1.19%) QA
8 6 (0.79%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.66%) HMG Infosec
10 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.26%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.26%) SLA
12 1 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 27 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.40%) Xen
4 2 (0.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) 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 64 (8.43%) Cisco
2 45 (5.93%) Microsoft
3 39 (5.14%) CheckPoint
4 11 (1.45%) Juniper
4 11 (1.45%) Websense
5 10 (1.32%) SAP
5 10 (1.32%) VMware
5 10 (1.32%) Oracle
6 9 (1.19%) Citrix
7 8 (1.05%) NetApp
8 7 (0.92%) Blue Coat
9 6 (0.79%) BT
9 6 (0.79%) F5
10 5 (0.66%) Nokia
10 5 (0.66%) Riverbed
11 4 (0.53%) Clearswift
11 4 (0.53%) StatPro
11 4 (0.53%) Symantec
11 4 (0.53%) Remedy
11 4 (0.53%) IBM
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