The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Manager
Rank 803 825 815
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Manager 28 17 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.018% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.019% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 42
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £64,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £74,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
93525 91713 97883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78550 74983 84737
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 Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
South West - 19 £48,500 - 1
London -10 4 £75,000 +3.44% 1
East Midlands +26 2 £72,500 +70.58%
South East -33 2 £70,000 +9.80% 1
North West - 2 £72,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £72,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Security Operations Manager
UK

Security Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title.

1 21 (42.86%) CISSP
2 19 (38.78%) Management Information System
3 18 (36.73%) SIEM
4 17 (34.69%) ITIL
5 16 (32.65%) Firewall
5 16 (32.65%) Information Security
6 14 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 13 (26.53%) Cisco
7 13 (26.53%) PCI DSS
8 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (24.49%) MCSA
8 12 (24.49%) MCP
8 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
8 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (24.49%) CHFI
9 8 (16.33%) Security Management
9 8 (16.33%) Finance
9 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
9 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.33%) Security Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 7 (14.29%) Degree
11 6 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (12.24%) Security Architecture
12 5 (10.20%) Cyber Security
12 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (10.20%) Coaching
12 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing

Security Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) CESG
4 2 (4.08%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.08%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Solaris
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.08%) AIX
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) SIEM
2 17 (34.69%) ITIL
3 16 (32.65%) Information Security
4 14 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
6 8 (16.33%) Security Management
6 8 (16.33%) Security Testing
7 6 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (12.24%) Security Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) Cyber Security
8 5 (10.20%) Coaching
8 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Logistics
9 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.16%) People Management
10 3 (6.12%) Information Assurance
10 3 (6.12%) Line Management
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) CISSP
2 12 (24.49%) MCSA
2 12 (24.49%) MCP
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.49%) CHFI
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) CCNP
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.16%) CISM
5 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.12%) ISEB
7 1 (2.04%) CRISC
7 1 (2.04%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.12%) SLA
4 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Cisco
2 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Juniper
4 3 (6.12%) LogRhythm
4 3 (6.12%) Symantec
5 2 (4.08%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.08%) Sourcefire
5 2 (4.08%) F5
5 2 (4.08%) Qualys
6 1 (2.04%) Proofpoint
6 1 (2.04%) Trustwave
6 1 (2.04%) M86 Security
6 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Posted: 18 days ago
Havant
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago