The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Manager
Rank 636 600 582
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 12 4 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.009% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.010% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 47
Average salary £49,000 £65,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,400 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £73,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £60,000 £46,752
% change year-on-year
-29.16% +28.33%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45222 41358 48221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.45% 93.61% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38035 34764 42056
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
IT Security Manager
England

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 - 8 £49,000 -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 29 (78.38%) CISSP
2 28 (75.68%) Information Security
3 17 (45.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (43.24%) Finance
4 16 (43.24%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (29.73%) Legal
5 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
6 10 (27.03%) IT Governance
7 9 (24.32%) Degree
7 9 (24.32%) Data Security
8 8 (21.62%) Security Management
8 8 (21.62%) CISM
8 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (21.62%) Firewall
9 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
10 6 (16.22%) Project Management
10 6 (16.22%) CISA
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
11 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
11 5 (13.51%) BCP
12 4 (10.81%) Computer Forensics
12 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
12 4 (10.81%) Advertising
12 4 (10.81%) GCIH
12 4 (10.81%) GCFA
12 4 (10.81%) Banking

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) DMZ
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.70%) IGRP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.70%) VLAN
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Legal
3 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Games
5 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Online Games
3 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Information Security
2 16 (43.24%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
4 10 (27.03%) IT Governance
5 9 (24.32%) Data Security
6 8 (21.62%) Security Management
6 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (16.22%) Project Management
7 6 (16.22%) ITIL
7 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
8 5 (13.51%) BCP
9 4 (10.81%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
9 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance
11 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (78.38%) CISSP
2 9 (24.32%) Degree
3 8 (21.62%) CISM
4 6 (16.22%) CISA
5 4 (10.81%) GCIH
5 4 (10.81%) GCFA
6 2 (5.41%) MBA
6 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.70%) SSCP
7 1 (2.70%) CCSP
7 1 (2.70%) CEH
7 1 (2.70%) CISMP
7 1 (2.70%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (5.41%) COBIT
3 2 (5.41%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec
3 1 (2.70%) Sun
3 1 (2.70%) F5