The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 160 175 177
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 20 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.21% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 13
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £58,960 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.17%
Security Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3426 3771 3944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.27% 94.46% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2837 3105 3419
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(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
Bolton - 6 £42,500 -
Security Manager
North West

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (51.85%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
3 10 (37.04%) Legal
3 10 (37.04%) Degree
4 9 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Information Assurance
5 7 (25.93%) IT Governance
5 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (25.93%) Firewall
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL
6 6 (22.22%) CISSP
7 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (14.81%) CISA
8 4 (14.81%) CISM
8 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
8 4 (14.81%) Network Security
9 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (11.11%) QA
9 3 (11.11%) Security Management
9 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
9 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
10 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
10 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Management
10 2 (7.41%) Line Management
10 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
10 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (7.41%) Security+ Certification

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
General
1 10 (37.04%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
3 9 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Information Assurance
4 7 (25.93%) IT Governance
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Security Management
5 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) CISSP
3 4 (14.81%) CISA
3 4 (14.81%) CISM
4 2 (7.41%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
4 3 (11.11%) QA
5 2 (7.41%) ISO 14001
5 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (3.70%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco
1 2 (7.41%) Splunk
1 2 (7.41%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
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