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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 618 501 627
Rank change year-on-year
-117 +126
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 260 385 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.39% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.41% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 216 301 209
Average salary £57,625 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.21% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 -77 115 £62,500 -3.84% 17
South East -57 57 £65,000 +18.18% 4
West Midlands +2 23 £54,000 +20.00%
East of England -45 18 £75,000 +50.00% 3
North West -22 11 £65,000 +30.00% 4
East Midlands +6 10 £60,000 +4.34%
Yorkshire -47 8 £53,750 -10.41% 2
South West -40 6 £48,750 -4.41% 2
North East -5 3 £35,581 - 2
Security Manager
UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 336 (63.28%) Information Security
2 242 (45.57%) CISSP
3 215 (40.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 203 (38.23%) Finance
5 139 (26.18%) CISM
6 128 (24.11%) PCI DSS
7 118 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 115 (21.66%) CISA
9 108 (20.34%) Data Protection
10 107 (20.15%) ITIL
11 104 (19.59%) Project Management
12 100 (18.83%) Risk Management
13 93 (17.51%) Degree
14 88 (16.57%) Security Management
15 82 (15.44%) Cyber Security
16 77 (14.50%) Firewall
17 69 (12.99%) PRINCE2
18 61 (11.49%) SIEM
19 60 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
20 58 (10.92%) Network Security
21 51 (9.60%) Business Development
22 50 (9.42%) Security Cleared
23 49 (9.23%) Security Architecture
24 48 (9.04%) Programme Management
25 44 (8.29%) Legal
26 43 (8.10%) Information Security Management
26 43 (8.10%) Juniper
27 40 (7.53%) PMI Certification
28 39 (7.34%) Service Delivery
28 39 (7.34%) PMI

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (1.13%) Lync
2 4 (0.75%) IIS
3 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.69%) MS Office
2 8 (1.51%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.13%) MS Project
4 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.75%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (14.50%) Firewall
2 58 (10.92%) Network Security
3 29 (5.46%) Wireless
4 27 (5.08%) Internet
5 14 (2.64%) VPN
6 12 (2.26%) DMZ
7 11 (2.07%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.88%) DNS
9 9 (1.69%) LAN
10 8 (1.51%) HTTP
11 7 (1.32%) LDAP
11 7 (1.32%) VoIP
11 7 (1.32%) WAN
11 7 (1.32%) SMTP
12 6 (1.13%) FTP
12 6 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (0.94%) Intranet
14 4 (0.75%) OSPF
14 4 (0.75%) VLAN
14 4 (0.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.75%) SAP BW
2 4 (0.75%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.38%) Big Data
3 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.19%) Paros
2 1 (0.19%) QADirector
2 1 (0.19%) FxCop
General
1 203 (38.23%) Finance
2 44 (8.29%) Legal
3 29 (5.46%) Retail
4 28 (5.27%) Banking
5 20 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.88%) German Language
7 7 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.13%) French Language
9 4 (0.75%) Advertising
10 3 (0.56%) Front Office
10 3 (0.56%) Back Office
10 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Games
11 2 (0.38%) Marketing
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.45%) Web Services
2 8 (1.51%) JSP
3 5 (0.94%) SAML
4 4 (0.75%) BAPI
5 3 (0.56%) .NET
6 2 (0.38%) HTML
6 2 (0.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 118 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 39 (7.34%) PMI
3 30 (5.65%) Data Protection Act
4 25 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.20%) CESG
6 16 (3.01%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.26%) RMADS
8 11 (2.07%) Open Source
9 9 (1.69%) CESG CLAS
10 7 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.94%) Cryptography
11 5 (0.94%) DataPower
12 4 (0.75%) FMCG
12 4 (0.75%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.75%) Replication
13 3 (0.56%) NHS
13 3 (0.56%) Freedom of Information
14 2 (0.38%) PKI
14 2 (0.38%) Mechatronics
14 2 (0.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.03%) Windows
2 17 (3.20%) Linux
3 13 (2.45%) UNIX
4 6 (1.13%) FreeBSD
5 5 (0.94%) AIX
6 4 (0.75%) Solaris
7 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (63.28%) Information Security
2 108 (20.34%) Data Protection
3 107 (20.15%) ITIL
4 104 (19.59%) Project Management
5 100 (18.83%) Risk Management
6 88 (16.57%) Security Management
7 82 (15.44%) Cyber Security
8 69 (12.99%) PRINCE2
9 61 (11.49%) SIEM
10 60 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (9.60%) Business Development
12 49 (9.23%) Security Architecture
13 48 (9.04%) Programme Management
14 43 (8.10%) Information Security Management
15 39 (7.34%) Business Continuity
15 39 (7.34%) Service Delivery
15 39 (7.34%) Risk Assessment
15 39 (7.34%) Penetration Testing
16 37 (6.97%) Line Management
17 32 (6.03%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.51%) Java
2 7 (1.32%) SQL
3 6 (1.13%) Perl
3 6 (1.13%) Shell Script
3 6 (1.13%) Bash Shell
4 5 (0.94%) C
5 1 (0.19%) PHP
5 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 242 (45.57%) CISSP
2 139 (26.18%) CISM
3 115 (21.66%) CISA
4 93 (17.51%) Degree
5 50 (9.42%) Security Cleared
6 40 (7.53%) PMI Certification
7 24 (4.52%) SC Cleared
8 13 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (2.26%) CCNA
9 12 (2.26%) CEH
9 12 (2.26%) GCIH
10 9 (1.69%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.32%) GIAC
12 6 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.94%) CCNP
13 5 (0.94%) CISMP
13 5 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.75%) ISACA
14 4 (0.75%) GWAPT
14 4 (0.75%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (40.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 128 (24.11%) PCI DSS
3 38 (7.16%) COBIT
4 12 (2.26%) COSO
5 9 (1.69%) JSP 440
5 9 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.69%) ISO 9001
5 9 (1.69%) SLA
6 6 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (0.75%) GPG13
8 3 (0.56%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (0.56%) BS7799
9 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.38%) QA
10 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.19%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.38%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (0.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.38%) WebInspect
2 2 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 43 (8.10%) Juniper
2 30 (5.65%) Cisco
3 29 (5.46%) Blue Coat
4 25 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 22 (4.14%) Riverbed
5 22 (4.14%) Ruckus Wireless
5 22 (4.14%) LogRhythm
6 20 (3.77%) CheckPoint
7 13 (2.45%) F5
8 12 (2.26%) SAP
9 7 (1.32%) Sun
9 7 (1.32%) ArcSight
9 7 (1.32%) Brocade
10 6 (1.13%) Foundry
10 6 (1.13%) McAfee
10 6 (1.13%) VMware
11 5 (0.94%) Oracle
11 5 (0.94%) Imperva
12 4 (0.75%) Citrix
12 4 (0.75%) Sage
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: COMPETITIVE
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Essex
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Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £75000 per annum
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Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £120000 Per Annum + Bens + Bonus
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
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North London
London Borough of Islington
Salary: From £47,169 to £49,947 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + More
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