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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Manager
Rank 611 610 621
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 12 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.029% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.032% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 25
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +1 9 £65,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (82.35%) CISSP
2 25 (73.53%) Information Security
3 15 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (41.18%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (35.29%) Finance
6 11 (32.35%) Legal
6 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
6 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
7 10 (29.41%) IT Governance
8 8 (23.53%) Security Management
8 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
9 7 (20.59%) Data Security
9 7 (20.59%) Data Protection
10 6 (17.65%) CISA
10 6 (17.65%) CISM
11 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (14.71%) Firewall
11 5 (14.71%) Windows
12 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
12 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
13 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Planning
13 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
13 3 (8.82%) Computer Forensics
13 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 3 (8.82%) GCIH
13 3 (8.82%) GCFA
13 3 (8.82%) Banking

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) DMZ
3 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.94%) IGRP
3 1 (2.94%) IPsec
3 1 (2.94%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Legal
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) AIX
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Information Security
2 14 (41.18%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (32.35%) Risk Management
4 10 (29.41%) IT Governance
5 8 (23.53%) Security Management
5 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Data Security
6 7 (20.59%) Data Protection
7 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
9 3 (8.82%) Computer Forensics
9 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) BCP
9 3 (8.82%) Project Management
9 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
10 2 (5.88%) Data Privacy
10 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (82.35%) CISSP
2 8 (23.53%) Degree
3 6 (17.65%) CISA
3 6 (17.65%) CISM
4 3 (8.82%) GCIH
4 3 (8.82%) GCFA
5 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) MBA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CISMP
6 1 (2.94%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.88%) COBIT
4 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
4 1 (2.94%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Sun
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee
3 1 (2.94%) Tripwire
3 1 (2.94%) F5
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