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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Manager
Rank 598 638 648
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 62 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.087% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.091% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 37 39
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £54,867 £51,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £92,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,104 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-0.18% -2.03%
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
40551 42788 46715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.79% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35129 36019 38486
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +63 12 £65,000 -21.21% 1
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 61 (64.89%) Information Security
2 50 (53.19%) CISSP
3 35 (37.23%) CISM
4 33 (35.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (28.72%) Firewall
6 25 (26.60%) Security Management
6 25 (26.60%) ITIL
7 24 (25.53%) Penetration Testing
8 23 (24.47%) Finance
9 20 (21.28%) Risk Management
9 20 (21.28%) SIEM
10 19 (20.21%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (18.09%) PCI DSS
11 17 (18.09%) Degree
12 13 (13.83%) Cisco
12 13 (13.83%) Data Protection
13 12 (12.77%) Linux
13 12 (12.77%) Management Information System
13 12 (12.77%) Legal
14 11 (11.70%) Windows
14 11 (11.70%) CISA
14 11 (11.70%) Network Security
15 10 (10.64%) SSCP
15 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
15 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 10 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (10.64%) COBIT
16 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
16 9 (9.57%) Business Development

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.26%) Zimbra
2 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.72%) Firewall
2 11 (11.70%) Network Security
3 10 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.45%) LAN
5 7 (7.45%) WAN
6 6 (6.38%) SAN
7 5 (5.32%) VPN
8 4 (4.26%) Internet
8 4 (4.26%) VLAN
9 3 (3.19%) DNS
9 3 (3.19%) HTTP
9 3 (3.19%) SMTP
9 3 (3.19%) SSL
9 3 (3.19%) TACACS
9 3 (3.19%) tcpdump
9 3 (3.19%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.06%) Kerberos
11 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Legal
3 7 (7.45%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) Cryptography
3 4 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.19%) NHS
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) CCTV
5 2 (2.13%) CESG
5 2 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.13%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.06%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.06%) iPad
6 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Linux
2 11 (11.70%) Windows
3 4 (4.26%) CentOS
3 4 (4.26%) Mac OS X
3 4 (4.26%) Unix
3 4 (4.26%) VMS
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (64.89%) Information Security
2 25 (26.60%) ITIL
2 25 (26.60%) Security Management
3 24 (25.53%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (21.28%) Risk Management
4 20 (21.28%) SIEM
5 19 (20.21%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (13.83%) Data Protection
7 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (9.57%) Business Development
8 9 (9.57%) Security Architecture
8 9 (9.57%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.51%) Information Assurance
9 8 (8.51%) Quality Management
10 7 (7.45%) Business Continuity
11 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (6.38%) Information Security Management
11 6 (6.38%) Project Management
11 6 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) SQL
2 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.06%) C
3 1 (1.06%) Python
3 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (53.19%) CISSP
2 35 (37.23%) CISM
3 17 (18.09%) Degree
4 11 (11.70%) CISA
5 10 (10.64%) SSCP
6 8 (8.51%) GIAC
7 7 (7.45%) CCNA
7 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.32%) CEH
9 4 (4.26%) CRISC
9 4 (4.26%) GSEC
9 4 (4.26%) ISACA
10 3 (3.19%) CLAS
10 3 (3.19%) GCIA
10 3 (3.19%) GCIH
10 3 (3.19%) SAP Certification
11 2 (2.13%) ISSEP
11 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (35.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (18.09%) PCI DSS
3 10 (10.64%) COBIT
4 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.19%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.26%) Snort
3 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Nessus
2 2 (2.13%) QRadar
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.06%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.06%) Proventia
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Cisco
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) Adobe
3 4 (4.26%) ArcSight
3 4 (4.26%) Intel Security
3 4 (4.26%) Juniper
3 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.26%) Splunk
3 4 (4.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.19%) EMC
4 3 (3.19%) F5
4 3 (3.19%) HP
4 3 (3.19%) Qualys
4 3 (3.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.06%) Citrix
5 1 (1.06%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.06%) NetApp
5 1 (1.06%) ScanSafe
5 1 (1.06%) Twitter
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