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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 591 537 620
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 295 343 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.36% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 239 277 203
Average salary £58,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
100800 96348 100910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.58% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83439 80857 86766
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 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -24 117 £62,500 -7.40% 20
South East -19 55 £55,000 - 6
Yorkshire -34 31 £55,000 -3.50%
East of England -24 27 £57,500 +15.00% 1
North West -8 24 £60,000 +14.28% 5
West Midlands -14 19 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +5 12 £66,250 +20.45%
South West -42 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Security Manager
UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 372 (64.81%) Information Security
2 249 (43.38%) CISSP
3 225 (39.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 190 (33.10%) Finance
5 143 (24.91%) CISM
6 142 (24.74%) PCI DSS
7 122 (21.25%) Management Information System
8 119 (20.73%) Risk Management
9 110 (19.16%) CISA
10 102 (17.77%) Data Protection
11 98 (17.07%) ITIL
12 87 (15.16%) Project Management
13 85 (14.81%) Security Management
14 81 (14.11%) Firewall
15 80 (13.94%) Degree
16 74 (12.89%) Cyber Security
17 68 (11.85%) Network Security
18 59 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
19 55 (9.58%) PRINCE2
20 54 (9.41%) Windows
21 52 (9.06%) SIEM
22 48 (8.36%) Line Management
23 47 (8.19%) Cisco
23 47 (8.19%) Service Delivery
23 47 (8.19%) Penetration Testing
24 46 (8.01%) Business Continuity
25 44 (7.67%) Retail
25 44 (7.67%) Security Cleared
25 44 (7.67%) Security Architecture
26 42 (7.32%) Legal

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 7 (1.22%) IIS
2 6 (1.05%) Lync
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.74%) MS Office
3 5 (0.87%) MS Project
4 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.39%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.70%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (14.11%) Firewall
2 68 (11.85%) Network Security
3 39 (6.79%) Wireless
4 28 (4.88%) Internet
5 18 (3.14%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.26%) VPN
7 12 (2.09%) DMZ
7 12 (2.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (1.74%) DNS
8 10 (1.74%) SSL
9 8 (1.39%) HTTP
9 8 (1.39%) LAN
10 7 (1.22%) LDAP
10 7 (1.22%) WAN
10 7 (1.22%) SMTP
11 6 (1.05%) VoIP
11 6 (1.05%) FTP
12 5 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.70%) Broadband
13 4 (0.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.70%) SAP BW
1 4 (0.70%) SAP HANA
2 3 (0.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.35%) Big Data
3 2 (0.35%) MySQL
4 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (2.44%) JIRA
2 2 (0.35%) Subversion
3 1 (0.17%) QADirector
General
1 190 (33.10%) Finance
2 44 (7.67%) Retail
3 42 (7.32%) Legal
4 34 (5.92%) Banking
5 22 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.39%) German Language
7 7 (1.22%) Law
8 6 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.70%) French Language
10 3 (0.52%) Marketing
10 3 (0.52%) Front Office
11 2 (0.35%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Electronics
11 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.35%) Automotive
11 2 (0.35%) Advertising
11 2 (0.35%) Games
11 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.92%) Web Services
2 6 (1.05%) .NET
3 5 (0.87%) JSP
4 4 (0.70%) SOAP
4 4 (0.70%) BAPI
4 4 (0.70%) REST
5 3 (0.52%) SAML
6 2 (0.35%) Middleware
6 2 (0.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 122 (21.25%) Management Information System
2 29 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.18%) Data Protection Act
4 21 (3.66%) PMI
5 19 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.14%) CESG
7 16 (2.79%) Cryptography
8 15 (2.61%) Open Source
9 13 (2.26%) RMADS
10 9 (1.57%) CESG CLAS
11 7 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.05%) NHS
13 5 (0.87%) DataPower
14 4 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (0.70%) Informatics
14 4 (0.70%) PKI
14 4 (0.70%) Smartphone
15 3 (0.52%) Mainframe
15 3 (0.52%) Tandem
15 3 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 54 (9.41%) Windows
2 32 (5.57%) Linux
3 26 (4.53%) UNIX
4 12 (2.09%) Solaris
5 11 (1.92%) AIX
6 6 (1.05%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (64.81%) Information Security
2 119 (20.73%) Risk Management
3 102 (17.77%) Data Protection
4 98 (17.07%) ITIL
5 87 (15.16%) Project Management
6 85 (14.81%) Security Management
7 74 (12.89%) Cyber Security
8 59 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (9.58%) PRINCE2
10 52 (9.06%) SIEM
11 48 (8.36%) Line Management
12 47 (8.19%) Service Delivery
12 47 (8.19%) Penetration Testing
13 46 (8.01%) Business Continuity
14 44 (7.67%) Security Architecture
15 41 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
16 38 (6.62%) Information Security Management
17 35 (6.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 34 (5.92%) Programme Management
19 33 (5.75%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (1.92%) SQL
2 9 (1.57%) Java
3 6 (1.05%) Perl
3 6 (1.05%) C
3 6 (1.05%) Shell Script
3 6 (1.05%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.17%) Python
4 1 (0.17%) C++
4 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 249 (43.38%) CISSP
2 143 (24.91%) CISM
3 110 (19.16%) CISA
4 80 (13.94%) Degree
5 44 (7.67%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.83%) PMI Certification
7 19 (3.31%) SC Cleared
8 18 (3.14%) CEH
9 17 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (2.79%) CCNA
11 12 (2.09%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.39%) GIAC
12 8 (1.39%) CCNP
13 7 (1.22%) GCIH
13 7 (1.22%) MAPM
14 6 (1.05%) CRISC
14 6 (1.05%) A+ Certification
14 6 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (0.87%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (39.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 142 (24.74%) PCI DSS
3 39 (6.79%) COBIT
4 21 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (2.09%) COSO
5 12 (2.09%) SLA
6 9 (1.57%) ISO 9001
6 9 (1.57%) JSP 440
7 8 (1.39%) QA
8 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (0.70%) BS25999
10 2 (0.35%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.35%) BS7799
10 2 (0.35%) HMG Infosec
11 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.70%) Xen
2 4 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.35%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 47 (8.19%) Cisco
2 41 (7.14%) Juniper
3 32 (5.57%) Microsoft
4 28 (4.88%) Blue Coat
5 26 (4.53%) CheckPoint
6 24 (4.18%) LogRhythm
7 22 (3.83%) Ruckus Wireless
7 22 (3.83%) Riverbed
8 14 (2.44%) F5
9 13 (2.26%) SAP
10 11 (1.92%) Cyber-Ark
11 9 (1.57%) ArcSight
12 7 (1.22%) VMware
13 5 (0.87%) Brocade
13 5 (0.87%) Symantec
13 5 (0.87%) McAfee
13 5 (0.87%) Oracle
13 5 (0.87%) Imperva
14 4 (0.70%) Foundry
15 3 (0.52%) Sage
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive + flexible benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £475.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Atos
Posted: 14 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Via Resource
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Posted: 4 days ago
London, United Kingdom
London Borough of Hackney
Salary: £42681 - £45360 plus additional £4500 skills supplement
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
North London
Caretower
Salary: Competitive + Comms
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago