The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Manager
Rank 614 606 609
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 29 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.051% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.054% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 18
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £49,550
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £81,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,552 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.41% -
IT Security Manager
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41382 44337 42616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.67% 93.92% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34926 36524 36097
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Security Manager Salary Trend in London

IT Security Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

IT Security Manager Salary Histogram in London

IT Security Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 1 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
City of London +10 11 £72,500 +20.83%
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Manager in their job title.

1 37 (67.27%) CISSP
2 28 (50.91%) Risk Management
3 26 (47.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (45.45%) Information Security
5 19 (34.55%) Finance
6 18 (32.73%) CISM
6 18 (32.73%) Security Management
7 17 (30.91%) ITIL
7 17 (30.91%) Firewall
7 17 (30.91%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (29.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (21.82%) Windows
9 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (21.82%) Line Management
10 11 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (18.18%) Business Continuity
12 9 (16.36%) Change Management
12 9 (16.36%) Protective Monitoring
12 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
13 8 (14.55%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (14.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (14.55%) Network Security
13 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
14 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
14 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
14 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
14 7 (12.73%) COBIT
15 6 (10.91%) Websense
15 6 (10.91%) CISA

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) Firewall
2 8 (14.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (14.55%) Network Security
3 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.27%) LAN
4 4 (7.27%) WAN
5 3 (5.45%) VPN
6 2 (3.64%) SSL
6 2 (3.64%) Internet
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Law
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Legal
4 4 (7.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.91%) Statistics
3 6 (10.91%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Risk Management
2 25 (45.45%) Information Security
3 18 (32.73%) Security Management
4 17 (30.91%) ITIL
4 17 (30.91%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (29.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (21.82%) Line Management
7 11 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (18.18%) Business Continuity
9 9 (16.36%) Change Management
9 9 (16.36%) Protective Monitoring
10 8 (14.55%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
11 6 (10.91%) Supplier Management
11 6 (10.91%) Business Continuity Management
12 5 (9.09%) Operations Management
13 4 (7.27%) Data Security
13 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
14 3 (5.45%) People Management
Qualifications
1 37 (67.27%) CISSP
2 18 (32.73%) CISM
3 6 (10.91%) CISA
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.27%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (7.27%) MCSA
6 2 (3.64%) CCNP
6 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.64%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.82%) CISMP
7 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (47.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.73%) COBIT
3 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
2 6 (10.91%) Websense
3 4 (7.27%) Clearswift
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
4 2 (3.64%) F5
5 1 (1.82%) Trustwave
5 1 (1.82%) Juniper
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec
5 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.82%) IronPort
5 1 (1.82%) Kaspersky
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