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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 168 171 181
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 14 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 11
Average salary £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -2.10%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
3228 3675 4062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.08% 94.18% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2671 3032 3523
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 £56,500 £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 3 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 3 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 - 1
Security Manager
North West

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 10 (47.62%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
3 7 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) Legal
5 5 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
5 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
5 5 (23.81%) IT Governance
5 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (19.05%) CISSP
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) Splunk
8 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
8 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
8 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Law
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco
8 2 (9.52%) CISA
8 2 (9.52%) CISM

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (4.76%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
General
1 6 (28.57%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 5 (23.81%) IT Governance
5 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
7 1 (4.76%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (4.76%) Network Management
7 1 (4.76%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) CISA
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
1 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
Bolton, Lancashire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Car allowance + On call + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago