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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Manager
Rank 611 591 617
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 16 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.058% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.062% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 9
Average salary £65,000 £67,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £50,000 £45,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £73,200
UK excluding London average salary £55,275 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +7.52%
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
42532 42025 45310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.89% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35746 35385 39032
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +17 8 £66,250 +1.92% 1
Harrow - 1 - -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 21 (67.74%) CISSP
2 17 (54.84%) Risk Management
3 16 (51.61%) Information Security
4 15 (48.39%) Security Management
5 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (45.16%) Line Management
6 13 (41.94%) Finance
6 13 (41.94%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
10 5 (16.13%) Network Security
10 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (16.13%) Legal
10 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
10 5 (16.13%) UNIX
11 4 (12.90%) Windows
11 4 (12.90%) Firewall
11 4 (12.90%) Linux
11 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
11 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
11 4 (12.90%) People Management
12 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
12 3 (9.68%) VPN
12 3 (9.68%) CISA
12 3 (9.68%) CISM
13 2 (6.45%) AIX

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Network Security
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) SSL
4 2 (6.45%) IPsec
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.23%) IGRP
5 1 (3.23%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Risk Management
2 16 (51.61%) Information Security
3 15 (48.39%) Security Management
4 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (45.16%) Line Management
5 13 (41.94%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
7 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (12.90%) IT Governance
8 4 (12.90%) People Management
9 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
10 2 (6.45%) Information Security Management
10 2 (6.45%) BCP
10 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
10 2 (6.45%) Network Design
10 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
10 2 (6.45%) QMS
10 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
10 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) CISSP
2 3 (9.68%) CISA
2 3 (9.68%) CISM
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) CCSP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.45%) BS7799
3 2 (6.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) McAfee
2 2 (6.45%) Tripwire
3 1 (3.23%) F5
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Sun
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago