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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Manager
Rank 600 650 600
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Manager 17 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.020% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.021% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 13
Average salary £80,000 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £61,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -7.14%
Security Operations 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
40856 46590 41043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.45% 93.83% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34522 39077 34537
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Operations Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Security Operations Manager Salary Trend in London

Security Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in London

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

Security Operations Manager Salary Histogram in London

Security Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Cyber Security
3 10 (43.48%) SIEM
4 9 (39.13%) Performance Management
4 9 (39.13%) Legal
5 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
7 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
7 4 (17.39%) Firewall
7 4 (17.39%) CISSP
7 4 (17.39%) SSCP
7 4 (17.39%) CISM
7 4 (17.39%) UNIX
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (17.39%) Information Assurance
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Change Control
8 3 (13.04%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
8 3 (13.04%) Internet
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Act

Security Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
1 4 (17.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
General
1 9 (39.13%) Legal
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (13.04%) Freedom of Information Act
3 3 (13.04%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Cyber Security
3 10 (43.48%) SIEM
4 9 (39.13%) Performance Management
5 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
6 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
6 4 (17.39%) Information Assurance
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) Change Control
7 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.04%) Security Management
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.35%) ITIL
8 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
1 4 (17.39%) SSCP
1 4 (17.39%) CISM
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Citrix