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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 615 508 603
Rank change year-on-year
-107 +95
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 262 383 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.41% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 211 295 227
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-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 £80,000
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
101207 93640 105041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82615 78406 90395
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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 -68 109 £62,500 -3.84% 14
South East -55 65 £62,500 +5.93% 3
West Midlands +5 22 £54,500 +14.73% 1
North West -40 14 £58,300 +22.73% 1
East of England -34 13 £75,000 +50.00%
East Midlands -4 11 £62,500 +16.27%
Yorkshire -32 9 £53,750 -10.41% 1
South West -37 6 £61,250 +2.08% 1
North East -1 5 £35,500 -
Security Manager
UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 346 (66.16%) Information Security
2 235 (44.93%) CISSP
3 220 (42.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 204 (39.01%) Finance
5 139 (26.58%) CISM
6 129 (24.67%) PCI DSS
7 115 (21.99%) Management Information System
8 112 (21.41%) Data Protection
9 111 (21.22%) CISA
10 110 (21.03%) Project Management
11 106 (20.27%) ITIL
12 100 (19.12%) Degree
13 96 (18.36%) Risk Management
14 83 (15.87%) Cyber Security
15 81 (15.49%) Security Management
16 79 (15.11%) Firewall
17 70 (13.38%) PRINCE2
18 61 (11.66%) SIEM
19 59 (11.28%) Network Security
20 54 (10.33%) Security Cleared
21 51 (9.75%) Business Development
21 51 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
22 50 (9.56%) Security Architecture
23 48 (9.18%) Programme Management
24 44 (8.41%) Legal
25 43 (8.22%) Information Security Management
25 43 (8.22%) ISMS
26 41 (7.84%) Juniper
26 41 (7.84%) Risk Assessment
27 40 (7.65%) PMI Certification

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.15%) Lync
2 4 (0.76%) IIS
3 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.72%) MS Office
2 8 (1.53%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.15%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.76%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (15.11%) Firewall
2 59 (11.28%) Network Security
3 29 (5.54%) Internet
4 27 (5.16%) Wireless
5 13 (2.49%) VPN
6 11 (2.10%) DMZ
7 10 (1.91%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.72%) DNS
8 9 (1.72%) LAN
9 8 (1.53%) HTTP
10 7 (1.34%) LDAP
10 7 (1.34%) VoIP
10 7 (1.34%) WAN
10 7 (1.34%) SMTP
10 7 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (1.15%) FTP
12 5 (0.96%) Intranet
13 4 (0.76%) VLAN
13 4 (0.76%) SAN
13 4 (0.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.76%) SAP BW
1 4 (0.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (0.76%) SAP HANA
2 2 (0.38%) Big Data
3 1 (0.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) QADirector
1 1 (0.19%) FxCop
1 1 (0.19%) Subversion
1 1 (0.19%) Paros
General
1 204 (39.01%) Finance
2 44 (8.41%) Legal
3 29 (5.54%) Banking
4 26 (4.97%) Retail
5 23 (4.40%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.91%) German Language
7 7 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.15%) French Language
9 4 (0.76%) Local Government
9 4 (0.76%) Advertising
9 4 (0.76%) Back Office
10 3 (0.57%) Front Office
11 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Games
11 2 (0.38%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.49%) Web Services
2 8 (1.53%) JSP
3 5 (0.96%) SAML
4 4 (0.76%) BAPI
5 3 (0.57%) Middleware
6 2 (0.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 115 (21.99%) Management Information System
2 39 (7.46%) PMI
3 29 (5.54%) Data Protection Act
4 19 (3.63%) RMADS
5 17 (3.25%) CESG
6 15 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.10%) Open Source
8 8 (1.53%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (1.15%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.96%) DataPower
11 4 (0.76%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.76%) Replication
12 3 (0.57%) FMCG
12 3 (0.57%) NHS
12 3 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.57%) PKI
12 3 (0.57%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.38%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.88%) Windows
2 18 (3.44%) Linux
3 12 (2.29%) UNIX
4 6 (1.15%) FreeBSD
5 4 (0.76%) AIX
5 4 (0.76%) Solaris
6 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (66.16%) Information Security
2 112 (21.41%) Data Protection
3 110 (21.03%) Project Management
4 106 (20.27%) ITIL
5 96 (18.36%) Risk Management
6 83 (15.87%) Cyber Security
7 81 (15.49%) Security Management
8 70 (13.38%) PRINCE2
9 61 (11.66%) SIEM
10 51 (9.75%) Business Development
10 51 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (9.56%) Security Architecture
12 48 (9.18%) Programme Management
13 43 (8.22%) Information Security Management
13 43 (8.22%) ISMS
14 41 (7.84%) Risk Assessment
15 39 (7.46%) Service Delivery
16 38 (7.27%) Business Continuity
17 31 (5.93%) Data Security
18 30 (5.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (1.72%) Java
2 6 (1.15%) Shell Script
2 6 (1.15%) Perl
2 6 (1.15%) Bash Shell
3 5 (0.96%) SQL
4 4 (0.76%) C
5 1 (0.19%) PHP
5 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 235 (44.93%) CISSP
2 139 (26.58%) CISM
3 111 (21.22%) CISA
4 100 (19.12%) Degree
5 54 (10.33%) Security Cleared
6 40 (7.65%) PMI Certification
7 24 (4.59%) SC Cleared
8 15 (2.87%) GCIH
9 13 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (2.29%) CCNA
10 12 (2.29%) CEH
11 9 (1.72%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.34%) GIAC
13 6 (1.15%) CISMP
14 5 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.96%) CCNP
14 5 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.76%) GCFA
15 4 (0.76%) MBA
15 4 (0.76%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (42.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 129 (24.67%) PCI DSS
3 39 (7.46%) COBIT
4 12 (2.29%) COSO
5 10 (1.91%) SLA
6 9 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (1.53%) ISO 9001
7 8 (1.53%) JSP 440
8 7 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 5 (0.96%) GPG13
9 5 (0.96%) BS7799
10 3 (0.57%) HMG Infosec
11 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.38%) QA
12 1 (0.19%) BS25999
12 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.19%) CESG Infosec
12 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.38%) WebInspect
2 2 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 41 (7.84%) Juniper
2 27 (5.16%) Blue Coat
2 27 (5.16%) Cisco
2 27 (5.16%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.02%) Riverbed
3 21 (4.02%) Ruckus Wireless
3 21 (4.02%) LogRhythm
4 20 (3.82%) CheckPoint
5 13 (2.49%) F5
6 12 (2.29%) SAP
7 7 (1.34%) ArcSight
7 7 (1.34%) Sun
7 7 (1.34%) Oracle
7 7 (1.34%) VMware
7 7 (1.34%) Brocade
8 6 (1.15%) Foundry
9 5 (0.96%) Imperva
9 5 (0.96%) McAfee
10 4 (0.76%) Huawei
10 4 (0.76%) Sage
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 55k to 65k + car allowance + min 18%
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K Basic 60K OTE + £5400 Car + Fuel Card
Posted: 6 days ago
Baskerville House, Birmingham
Legal Ombudsman
Salary: £ 46,3000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago