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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Manager
Rank 587 603 605
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 31 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.023% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.025% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 17
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,875 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +21 16 £72,500 -3.33%
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 30 (63.83%) CISSP
2 26 (55.32%) Risk Management
3 21 (44.68%) Security Management
4 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 20 (42.55%) Information Security
5 19 (40.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (40.43%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (40.43%) Line Management
6 13 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (25.53%) Firewall
8 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
8 9 (19.15%) Business Continuity
8 9 (19.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
9 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
10 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
11 6 (12.77%) Websense
11 6 (12.77%) Network Security
11 6 (12.77%) People Management
12 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
12 5 (10.64%) Cisco
12 5 (10.64%) Windows
13 4 (8.51%) VPN
13 4 (8.51%) LAN
13 4 (8.51%) WAN
13 4 (8.51%) Clearswift
13 4 (8.51%) CISM
13 4 (8.51%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (8.51%) Retail

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (25.53%) Firewall
2 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.77%) Network Security
4 4 (8.51%) VPN
4 4 (8.51%) LAN
4 4 (8.51%) WAN
5 3 (6.38%) SSL
6 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 1 (2.13%) IPsec
7 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (6.38%) Statistics
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) UNIX
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Risk Management
2 21 (44.68%) Security Management
3 20 (42.55%) Information Security
4 19 (40.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (40.43%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (40.43%) Line Management
5 9 (19.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (19.15%) Business Continuity
6 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
7 6 (12.77%) People Management
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (6.38%) ITIL
9 3 (6.38%) BCP
9 3 (6.38%) Information Security Management
9 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.38%) Security Architecture
10 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) CISSP
2 4 (8.51%) CISM
3 2 (4.26%) CISA
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) PCI QSA
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.26%) COBIT
4 1 (2.13%) ISO 9000
4 1 (2.13%) BS7799
4 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
2 6 (12.77%) Websense
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) Clearswift
5 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.26%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) Trustwave
6 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.13%) Tripwire
6 1 (2.13%) IronPort
6 1 (2.13%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.13%) McAfee
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago