The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 447 532 467
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 176 128 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.28% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 156 76 131
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,337 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £87,500 £83,644
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
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
40352 45791 40311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.46% 93.79% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34097 38411 33926
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager across the London region.

Security Manager Salary Trend in London

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in London

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 Security Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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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 +74 48 £72,500 +34.88%
Canary Wharf - 4 £80,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £53,337 -
Harrow - 3 £46,500 -
Enfield - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £95,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £45,000 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Manager in their job title.

1 252 (70.39%) Information Security
2 166 (46.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 158 (44.13%) CISSP
4 124 (34.64%) CISM
5 90 (25.14%) Risk Management
6 83 (23.18%) ITIL
7 81 (22.63%) PCI DSS
8 80 (22.35%) Finance
8 80 (22.35%) Management Information System
9 79 (22.07%) Security Management
10 77 (21.51%) Cyber Security
11 59 (16.48%) Data Protection
12 58 (16.20%) Business Continuity
13 50 (13.97%) Firewall
14 47 (13.13%) CISA
15 46 (12.85%) Information Security Management
15 46 (12.85%) Penetration Testing
16 42 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (9.78%) Network Security
17 35 (9.78%) Vulnerability Management
18 34 (9.50%) Incident Management
19 33 (9.22%) ISMS
20 32 (8.94%) Retail
21 31 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (8.66%) Data Protection Act
22 30 (8.38%) Project Management
22 30 (8.38%) Security Architecture
23 28 (7.82%) Line Management
23 28 (7.82%) Legal
23 28 (7.82%) Degree

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.84%) IIS
1 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.84%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.03%) SaaS
2 5 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (13.97%) Firewall
2 35 (9.78%) Network Security
3 19 (5.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (4.75%) Internet
5 14 (3.91%) LAN
5 14 (3.91%) WAN
6 11 (3.07%) VPN
7 8 (2.23%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.23%) SSL
8 7 (1.96%) Wireless
9 6 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (1.40%) MPLS
10 5 (1.40%) WLAN
11 4 (1.12%) LDAP
11 4 (1.12%) DNS
11 4 (1.12%) DHCP
11 4 (1.12%) HTTP
12 2 (0.56%) VLAN
12 2 (0.56%) Nortel Alteon
12 2 (0.56%) Nortel Contivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA
1 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 80 (22.35%) Finance
2 32 (8.94%) Retail
3 28 (7.82%) Legal
4 26 (7.26%) Law
5 17 (4.75%) Banking
6 7 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.40%) Marketing
7 5 (1.40%) Local Government
8 4 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.84%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.84%) .NET
2 2 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 80 (22.35%) Management Information System
2 31 (8.66%) Data Protection Act
3 18 (5.03%) FMCG
4 16 (4.47%) Freedom of Information
5 11 (3.07%) Freedom of Information Act
6 9 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.51%) CESG
7 8 (2.23%) Cryptography
7 8 (2.23%) PKI
8 7 (1.96%) Statistics
8 7 (1.96%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.68%) PMI
10 4 (1.12%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.12%) Cybercrime
11 3 (0.84%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.84%) Social Network
11 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.26%) Windows
2 14 (3.91%) UNIX
3 5 (1.40%) Linux
4 3 (0.84%) VMS
5 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (70.39%) Information Security
2 90 (25.14%) Risk Management
3 83 (23.18%) ITIL
4 79 (22.07%) Security Management
5 77 (21.51%) Cyber Security
6 59 (16.48%) Data Protection
7 58 (16.20%) Business Continuity
8 46 (12.85%) Information Security Management
8 46 (12.85%) Penetration Testing
9 42 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (9.78%) Vulnerability Management
11 34 (9.50%) Incident Management
12 33 (9.22%) ISMS
13 31 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (8.38%) Project Management
14 30 (8.38%) Security Architecture
15 28 (7.82%) Line Management
16 27 (7.54%) Risk Assessment
16 27 (7.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 25 (6.98%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.51%) SQL
2 3 (0.84%) C++
2 3 (0.84%) Java
3 2 (0.56%) R
4 1 (0.28%) C
4 1 (0.28%) Perl
4 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 158 (44.13%) CISSP
2 124 (34.64%) CISM
3 47 (13.13%) CISA
4 28 (7.82%) Degree
5 19 (5.31%) Security Cleared
6 14 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.35%) PCI QSA
7 12 (3.35%) SC Cleared
7 12 (3.35%) CCNP
8 11 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.79%) CRISC
10 9 (2.51%) PMI Certification
11 8 (2.23%) GIAC
11 8 (2.23%) CCNA
12 6 (1.68%) ISACA
12 6 (1.68%) MCSA
12 6 (1.68%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (1.68%) SSCP
13 5 (1.40%) MCSE
13 5 (1.40%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (46.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 81 (22.63%) PCI DSS
3 27 (7.54%) COBIT
4 10 (2.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.40%) BS25999
6 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.56%) QA
8 1 (0.28%) SLA
8 1 (0.28%) GCP
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (5.03%) CheckPoint
2 15 (4.19%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.91%) Cisco
4 13 (3.63%) Websense
5 12 (3.35%) Oracle
6 7 (1.96%) Juniper
7 6 (1.68%) Blue Coat
8 5 (1.40%) F5
9 4 (1.12%) Clearswift
10 3 (0.84%) Remedy
10 3 (0.84%) CA
10 3 (0.84%) Citrix
10 3 (0.84%) Nokia
10 3 (0.84%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.84%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.56%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.56%) SAP
11 2 (0.56%) Nortel
12 1 (0.28%) McAfee
12 1 (0.28%) Symantec
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80k-£95k+ EXCELLENT package with VERY generous bonus!
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + OTE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + 15% bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
GE
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago