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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 536 577 624
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 348 286 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 308 231 217
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £76,400
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -
Security Manager
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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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +31 140 £67,500 -6.89% 16
South East -31 67 £60,000 - 10
South West -15 34 £48,500 -4.90% 1
Yorkshire +12 30 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North West +9 29 £47,000 -1.05% 1
East Midlands +18 22 £67,500 +22.72%
East of England -6 14 £58,750 +2.17%
West Midlands -13 12 £70,000 +9.37% 1
North East - 1 £35,500 - 3
Security Manager
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Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 417 (65.05%) Information Security
2 285 (44.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 256 (39.94%) CISSP
4 155 (24.18%) PCI DSS
5 151 (23.56%) Management Information System
5 151 (23.56%) Finance
6 148 (23.09%) CISM
7 146 (22.78%) Risk Management
8 130 (20.28%) ITIL
9 124 (19.34%) Security Management
10 104 (16.22%) Data Protection
11 93 (14.51%) Firewall
12 72 (11.23%) CISA
13 69 (10.76%) Business Continuity
14 68 (10.61%) Windows
15 66 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
15 66 (10.30%) Cyber Security
16 64 (9.98%) Cisco
17 62 (9.67%) Penetration Testing
18 61 (9.52%) Information Security Management
18 61 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
19 59 (9.20%) Network Security
20 56 (8.74%) Security Cleared
21 55 (8.58%) Degree
22 54 (8.42%) PRINCE2
23 53 (8.27%) Security Architecture
24 52 (8.11%) Microsoft
25 51 (7.96%) Retail
26 50 (7.80%) Legal
26 50 (7.80%) Service Delivery

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (0.94%) IIS
2 4 (0.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.31%) Lync
4 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.16%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.03%) MS Office
3 7 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.62%) SaaS
2 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (14.51%) Firewall
2 59 (9.20%) Network Security
3 34 (5.30%) Wireless
4 24 (3.74%) Internet
5 21 (3.28%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (2.50%) SSL
7 9 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (1.40%) WAN
7 9 (1.40%) VPN
7 9 (1.40%) DNS
8 7 (1.09%) LAN
9 6 (0.94%) DHCP
9 6 (0.94%) HTTP
9 6 (0.94%) LDAP
10 5 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.62%) VLAN
11 4 (0.62%) Broadband
12 3 (0.47%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.47%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.31%) MySQL
5 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (2.18%) JIRA
2 1 (0.16%) Hudson
2 1 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 151 (23.56%) Finance
2 51 (7.96%) Retail
3 50 (7.80%) Legal
4 36 (5.62%) Banking
5 34 (5.30%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.65%) Law
7 12 (1.87%) Marketing
8 5 (0.78%) Back Office
9 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.47%) Local Government
9 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.31%) Military
10 2 (0.31%) Games
10 2 (0.31%) Advertising
10 2 (0.31%) Automotive
10 2 (0.31%) Front Office
10 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.31%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.94%) .NET
2 4 (0.62%) SOAP
2 4 (0.62%) REST
3 2 (0.31%) HTML
4 1 (0.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 151 (23.56%) Management Information System
2 36 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.52%) Data Protection Act
4 22 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.12%) Cryptography
6 15 (2.34%) CESG
7 10 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
7 10 (1.56%) FMCG
7 10 (1.56%) Freedom of Information Act
8 8 (1.25%) Open Source
9 7 (1.09%) RMADS
10 5 (0.78%) Statistics
10 5 (0.78%) NHS
10 5 (0.78%) PMI
10 5 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.62%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.62%) Informatics
11 4 (0.62%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.61%) Windows
2 26 (4.06%) UNIX
3 25 (3.90%) Linux
4 14 (2.18%) Solaris
5 12 (1.87%) AIX
6 6 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.31%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (65.05%) Information Security
2 146 (22.78%) Risk Management
3 130 (20.28%) ITIL
4 124 (19.34%) Security Management
5 104 (16.22%) Data Protection
6 69 (10.76%) Business Continuity
7 66 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 66 (10.30%) Cyber Security
8 62 (9.67%) Penetration Testing
9 61 (9.52%) Information Security Management
9 61 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 54 (8.42%) PRINCE2
11 53 (8.27%) Security Architecture
12 50 (7.80%) Service Delivery
12 50 (7.80%) Line Management
13 48 (7.49%) Incident Management
14 46 (7.18%) Project Management
14 46 (7.18%) SIEM
15 45 (7.02%) ISMS
16 44 (6.86%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.65%) SQL
2 4 (0.62%) C
2 4 (0.62%) Java
3 2 (0.31%) Perl
3 2 (0.31%) C++
3 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 256 (39.94%) CISSP
2 148 (23.09%) CISM
3 72 (11.23%) CISA
4 56 (8.74%) Security Cleared
5 55 (8.58%) Degree
6 28 (4.37%) SC Cleared
7 22 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (3.12%) DV Cleared
8 20 (3.12%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (2.50%) CCNP
9 16 (2.50%) CRISC
10 15 (2.34%) CEH
11 14 (2.18%) CCNA
11 14 (2.18%) MCSA
12 13 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (1.87%) MCP
13 12 (1.87%) CHFI
14 11 (1.72%) GIAC
15 9 (1.40%) PCI QSA
16 8 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (44.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 155 (24.18%) PCI DSS
3 34 (5.30%) COBIT
4 27 (4.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (2.03%) COSO
6 10 (1.56%) SLA
6 10 (1.56%) ISO 9001
7 9 (1.40%) QA
8 7 (1.09%) BS25999
9 5 (0.78%) HMG Infosec
10 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.47%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.31%) BS7799
13 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.94%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.62%) Xen
4 1 (0.16%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.16%) Snort
4 1 (0.16%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) SCCM
2 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.16%) Nessus
2 1 (0.16%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 64 (9.98%) Cisco
2 52 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.46%) CheckPoint
4 21 (3.28%) Juniper
5 16 (2.50%) Blue Coat
6 14 (2.18%) LogRhythm
6 14 (2.18%) Riverbed
7 11 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
7 11 (1.72%) VMware
8 10 (1.56%) SAP
8 10 (1.56%) Ruckus Wireless
9 8 (1.25%) NetApp
10 7 (1.09%) ArcSight
10 7 (1.09%) Websense
11 6 (0.94%) BT
11 6 (0.94%) F5
12 5 (0.78%) Symantec
12 5 (0.78%) Oracle
13 4 (0.62%) Clearswift
13 4 (0.62%) Dell
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, 21% Combined Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum (Neg.) + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Keele University
Salary: £39,685 - 47,328 per year + Benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus,pension,25 days a/l, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits + 21% Combined Pensions
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k per year + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago