The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Operations Manager
Rank 858 904 941
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Manager 36 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.034% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.035% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 23
Median salary £71,000 £76,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.88% +12.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £87,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
Security Operations 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
88827 96010 107374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75478 79551 88659
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Operations Manager in the job title.

Security Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Manager across the England region.

Security Operations Manager Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Security Operations Manager Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 20 £80,000 -
South East +24 8 £55,000 -8.33%
West Midlands - 3 £68,750 -
South West - 2 £67,500 -
North West +22 1 £71,000 +67.05%
Yorkshire +12 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
Security Operations Manager
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Security Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Security Operations Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Security Operations Manager in the job title.

1 53 (73.61%) Information Security
2 52 (72.22%) Security Operations
3 39 (54.17%) CISSP
4 30 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 30 (41.67%) SIEM
5 28 (38.89%) CISM
6 24 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 20 (27.78%) ITIL
8 18 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 16 (22.22%) COBIT
9 16 (22.22%) CISA
10 15 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (20.83%) Security Operations Centre
11 13 (18.06%) ArcSight
12 12 (16.67%) PCI DSS
12 12 (16.67%) Finance
12 12 (16.67%) Security Management
12 12 (16.67%) SLA
13 11 (15.28%) Firewall
13 11 (15.28%) Incident Management
14 10 (13.89%) Splunk
14 10 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (13.89%) GCIA
14 10 (13.89%) GCIH
14 10 (13.89%) Snort
15 9 (12.50%) CEH
15 9 (12.50%) Unix
15 9 (12.50%) Degree
15 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
15 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Security Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) Firewall
2 8 (11.11%) DNS
2 8 (11.11%) HTTP
2 8 (11.11%) SMTP
2 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.11%) tcpdump
2 8 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 7 (9.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.17%) LAN
4 3 (4.17%) Network Security
4 3 (4.17%) SAN
4 3 (4.17%) WAN
5 2 (2.78%) Wireless
6 1 (1.39%) Internet
6 1 (1.39%) NAS
6 1 (1.39%) SSL
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 15 (20.83%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
4 7 (9.72%) PKI
5 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.17%) CESG
8 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Unix
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Solaris
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (73.61%) Information Security
2 52 (72.22%) Security Operations
3 30 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 30 (41.67%) SIEM
4 20 (27.78%) ITIL
5 15 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (16.67%) Security Management
7 11 (15.28%) Incident Management
8 10 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
10 6 (8.33%) Threat Analysis
10 6 (8.33%) Use Case
10 6 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (5.56%) Information Security Management
12 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.56%) Migration
13 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
13 3 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (54.17%) CISSP
2 28 (38.89%) CISM
3 16 (22.22%) CISA
4 10 (13.89%) GCIA
4 10 (13.89%) GCIH
5 9 (12.50%) CEH
5 9 (12.50%) Degree
5 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 8 (11.11%) SSCP
7 7 (9.72%) CRISC
7 7 (9.72%) SANS
8 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.17%) GIAC
10 2 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (2.78%) CISMP
10 2 (2.78%) EnCE
10 2 (2.78%) IISP
10 2 (2.78%) PCI QSA
11 1 (1.39%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (22.22%) COBIT
3 12 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 12 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (2.78%) GPG13
4 2 (2.78%) HMG Infosec
4 2 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.39%) COSO
5 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Snort
2 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Nessus
2 1 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.39%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) ArcSight
2 10 (13.89%) Splunk
3 8 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 6 (8.33%) Qualys
5 4 (5.56%) Trend Micro
6 3 (4.17%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.39%) AlienVault