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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Manager
Rank 616 589 637
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 18 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.038% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.041% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 12
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,375 £65,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £85,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +12 10 £65,000 - 2
Harrow - 2 - -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (80.56%) CISSP
2 20 (55.56%) Information Security
3 16 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 15 (41.67%) Finance
4 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (38.89%) Security Management
5 14 (38.89%) Line Management
6 13 (36.11%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (25.00%) Legal
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 8 (22.22%) IT Governance
11 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
12 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
13 5 (13.89%) CISA
13 5 (13.89%) CISM
14 4 (11.11%) Cisco
14 4 (11.11%) Data Security
14 4 (11.11%) Degree
14 4 (11.11%) People Management
15 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
15 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
15 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (8.33%) VPN
15 3 (8.33%) UNIX
15 3 (8.33%) Windows
15 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 3 (8.33%) Firewall

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) IPsec
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) DMZ
3 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.78%) IGRP
3 1 (2.78%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) UNIX
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) AIX
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Information Security
2 16 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (38.89%) Security Management
4 14 (38.89%) Line Management
5 13 (36.11%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (22.22%) IT Governance
8 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 4 (11.11%) People Management
9 4 (11.11%) Data Security
10 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
11 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
11 2 (5.56%) QMS
11 2 (5.56%) SIEM
11 2 (5.56%) ITIL
11 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
12 1 (2.78%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (80.56%) CISSP
2 5 (13.89%) CISA
2 5 (13.89%) CISM
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MBA
4 1 (2.78%) GCIH
4 1 (2.78%) GCFA
4 1 (2.78%) CISMP
4 1 (2.78%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.56%) ISO 9000
3 2 (5.56%) BS7799
4 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) McAfee
3 2 (5.56%) Tripwire
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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