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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Manager
Rank 618 603 636
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 33 56 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.13% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.14% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 21
Average salary £69,000 £72,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.43%
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
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 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 9 February 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
(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
Canary Wharf - 2 £67,500 -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 57 (73.08%) Information Security
2 34 (43.59%) CISSP
3 33 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (39.74%) CISM
5 27 (34.62%) Firewall
6 26 (33.33%) Security Management
6 26 (33.33%) ITIL
7 22 (28.21%) PCI DSS
8 20 (25.64%) Finance
9 18 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 18 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (21.79%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (20.51%) SIEM
12 14 (17.95%) Security Architecture
12 14 (17.95%) Information Security Management
12 14 (17.95%) Risk Management
13 13 (16.67%) LAN
13 13 (16.67%) WAN
14 12 (15.38%) Degree
14 12 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
15 11 (14.10%) ISMS
15 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
16 10 (12.82%) Wireless
16 10 (12.82%) Linux
16 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
16 10 (12.82%) Data Protection
17 9 (11.54%) COBIT
17 9 (11.54%) Banking

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.62%) Firewall
2 13 (16.67%) LAN
2 13 (16.67%) WAN
3 12 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (12.82%) Wireless
5 9 (11.54%) Internet
6 7 (8.97%) Network Security
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.85%) TACACS
7 3 (3.85%) VPN
8 2 (2.56%) MPLS
9 1 (1.28%) SSL
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 5 (6.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) German Language
5 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.97%) Cryptography
3 7 (8.97%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.85%) NHS
5 2 (2.56%) CCTV
5 2 (2.56%) CESG
5 2 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.28%) iPad
6 1 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) VMS
3 7 (8.97%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (73.08%) Information Security
2 26 (33.33%) ITIL
2 26 (33.33%) Security Management
3 18 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (21.79%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (20.51%) SIEM
6 14 (17.95%) Information Security Management
6 14 (17.95%) Risk Management
6 14 (17.95%) Security Architecture
7 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (14.10%) ISMS
8 10 (12.82%) Data Protection
9 9 (11.54%) People Management
9 9 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (8.97%) Computer Security
11 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
11 7 (8.97%) IT Audit
11 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) VB
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) Python
3 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (43.59%) CISSP
2 31 (39.74%) CISM
3 12 (15.38%) Degree
4 7 (8.97%) CISA
5 4 (5.13%) GIAC
6 3 (3.85%) CRISC
7 2 (2.56%) CCNA
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.56%) MCP
7 2 (2.56%) MCSE
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.28%) CEH
8 1 (1.28%) ISSEP
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.28%) SANS
8 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (28.21%) PCI DSS
3 9 (11.54%) COBIT
4 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.85%) Nessus
2 3 (3.85%) QRadar
3 2 (2.56%) Nexpose
3 2 (2.56%) Proventia
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Cisco
2 7 (8.97%) Intel Security
3 6 (7.69%) F5
4 5 (6.41%) ArcSight
5 4 (5.13%) Blue Coat
5 4 (5.13%) Fortinet
5 4 (5.13%) Qualys
5 4 (5.13%) Tripwire
6 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix
6 2 (2.56%) ScanSafe
7 1 (1.28%) AlienVault
7 1 (1.28%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.28%) Splunk
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum To £80K base + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000-24,000 OTE 28,000-36,000 Uncapped
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
PRS For Music
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago