The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank - 87 81
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £66,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.88%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
Security Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1196 1000 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.69% 94.97% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 961 783 711
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Security Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Service Management
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V2
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Service Management
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V2
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft