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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 155 183 181
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 27 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.78% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 8
Average salary £66,250 £48,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.02% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £41,700 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,300 £58,800 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -2.54%
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
3382 3501 3830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.71% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 2857 3172
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Stockport - 1 £55,000 -
Security Manager
North West

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (57.14%) Information Security
2 23 (41.07%) Risk Management
3 21 (37.50%) CISSP
4 18 (32.14%) CISM
5 16 (28.57%) Security Management
6 14 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (23.21%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
8 12 (21.43%) Degree
8 12 (21.43%) Network Security
8 12 (21.43%) Security Operations
9 11 (19.64%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (19.64%) Mentoring
9 11 (19.64%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (19.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (17.86%) Project Management
10 10 (17.86%) PCI DSS
10 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 10 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 10 (17.86%) SANS
11 9 (16.07%) CREST Certified
11 9 (16.07%) CHECK Team Leader
11 9 (16.07%) QA
11 9 (16.07%) Blog
11 9 (16.07%) Business Development
11 9 (16.07%) C#
11 9 (16.07%) C++
11 9 (16.07%) Java
11 9 (16.07%) PHP
11 9 (16.07%) VB.NET

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) Network Security
2 7 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) VoIP
3 2 (3.57%) VPN
3 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) Wireless
3 2 (3.57%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) Junos
4 1 (1.79%) MPLS
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) VLAN
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 7 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Blog
2 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.57%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.79%) CESG
6 1 (1.79%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.79%) iPad
6 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Unix
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Information Security
2 23 (41.07%) Risk Management
3 16 (28.57%) Security Management
4 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
4 13 (23.21%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (21.43%) Security Operations
6 11 (19.64%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (19.64%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (19.64%) Mentoring
6 11 (19.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (17.86%) Project Management
7 10 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 9 (16.07%) Business Development
9 7 (12.50%) ITIL
9 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.93%) Service Management
11 4 (7.14%) Information Security Management
11 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (5.36%) ITSM
12 3 (5.36%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) C#
1 9 (16.07%) C++
1 9 (16.07%) Java
1 9 (16.07%) Objective-C
1 9 (16.07%) PHP
1 9 (16.07%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) CISSP
2 18 (32.14%) CISM
3 12 (21.43%) Degree
4 10 (17.86%) SANS
4 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.07%) CHECK Team Leader
5 9 (16.07%) CREST Certified
6 5 (8.93%) Cyber Scheme
6 5 (8.93%) Tigerscheme
7 4 (7.14%) CISA
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.79%) CEH
9 1 (1.79%) CLAS
9 1 (1.79%) CRISC
9 1 (1.79%) MCSE
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (17.86%) PCI DSS
3 9 (16.07%) QA
4 5 (8.93%) SLA
5 2 (3.57%) COBIT
5 2 (3.57%) COSO
6 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.79%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.79%) Intel Security
2 1 (1.79%) Juniper
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
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