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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Manager
Rank 853 906 835
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Manager 19 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.016% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.017% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 28
Average salary £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £59,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £81,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £66,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+9.43% -5.35%
Security Operations 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
98311 106681 98632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81285 87325 83033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
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 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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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
South East +3 8 £63,250 -2.69%
London +40 5 £80,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £72,500 -
North West - 3 £72,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £72,500 -
South West -13 2 £54,250 -19.62%
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
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Security Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (45.65%) SIEM
1 21 (45.65%) Information Security
2 20 (43.48%) Firewall
3 18 (39.13%) CISSP
4 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
5 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (26.09%) CHFI
6 12 (26.09%) Cisco
6 12 (26.09%) ITIL
6 12 (26.09%) MCP
6 12 (26.09%) PRINCE2
6 12 (26.09%) MCSA
7 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
7 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
8 10 (21.74%) Cyber Security
8 10 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (19.57%) Windows
10 8 (17.39%) Security Management
10 8 (17.39%) Security Testing
11 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
11 7 (15.22%) Degree
11 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.04%) Citrix
12 6 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (13.04%) Security Architecture
12 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (10.87%) Coaching
13 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA

Security Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 20 (43.48%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (8.70%) IPsec
4 4 (8.70%) VPN
4 4 (8.70%) DNS
4 4 (8.70%) SSL
4 4 (8.70%) DMZ
5 3 (6.52%) Internet
6 2 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (2.17%) LDAP
7 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
1 4 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) PKI
5 3 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (6.52%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (6.52%) CESG
5 3 (6.52%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) UNIX
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Information Security
1 21 (45.65%) SIEM
2 12 (26.09%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 10 (21.74%) Cyber Security
3 10 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (17.39%) Security Management
4 8 (17.39%) Security Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (13.04%) Security Architecture
6 5 (10.87%) Coaching
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.70%) Analytics
7 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
7 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.70%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (6.52%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) VB
1 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.52%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) CISSP
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (26.09%) CHFI
3 12 (26.09%) MCP
3 12 (26.09%) MCSA
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (15.22%) Degree
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (10.87%) CISA
6 5 (10.87%) CCNP
7 4 (8.70%) CCNA
7 4 (8.70%) CCSP
7 4 (8.70%) CEH
8 3 (6.52%) MCSE
8 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.35%) CISM
9 2 (4.35%) SSCP
10 1 (2.17%) GIAC
10 1 (2.17%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 11 (23.91%) CheckPoint
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.04%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Splunk
6 1 (2.17%) Trustwave
6 1 (2.17%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.17%) Juniper
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) Proofpoint
6 1 (2.17%) M86 Security
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