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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Manager
Rank 604 603 607
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 26 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.040% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.043% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 18
Average salary £69,250 £67,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £48,950
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £78,750 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
City of London +22 16 £71,250 +6.34% 2
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (66.67%) CISSP
2 28 (62.22%) Risk Management
3 27 (60.00%) Security Management
4 25 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
5 24 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (53.33%) Line Management
6 22 (48.89%) Finance
7 18 (40.00%) Information Security
8 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.78%) Firewall
9 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
9 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
10 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
11 6 (13.33%) Business Continuity
11 6 (13.33%) Network Security
11 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
11 6 (13.33%) People Management
12 5 (11.11%) Windows
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco
13 4 (8.89%) UNIX
13 4 (8.89%) Linux
13 4 (8.89%) VPN
13 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
13 4 (8.89%) Websense
13 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
14 3 (6.67%) SSL
14 3 (6.67%) BCP
14 3 (6.67%) Clearswift

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (17.78%) Firewall
2 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.33%) Network Security
4 4 (8.89%) VPN
5 3 (6.67%) SSL
6 2 (4.44%) IPsec
6 2 (4.44%) DNS
6 2 (4.44%) LAN
6 2 (4.44%) WAN
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Risk Management
2 27 (60.00%) Security Management
3 25 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (53.33%) Line Management
5 18 (40.00%) Information Security
6 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
7 6 (13.33%) People Management
7 6 (13.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
8 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
9 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (6.67%) Information Security Management
9 3 (6.67%) BCP
10 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.44%) Identity Management
10 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.44%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (4.44%) CISA
2 2 (4.44%) PCI QSA
3 1 (2.22%) CISM
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) ISO 9000
3 2 (4.44%) BS7799
4 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Cisco
2 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
2 4 (8.89%) Websense
3 3 (6.67%) Clearswift
4 2 (4.44%) Tripwire
4 2 (4.44%) McAfee
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec
5 1 (2.22%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.22%) F5
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
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Salary: £75,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, bonus, gym, healthcare
Posted: 24 days ago