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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 162 183 163
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 24 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.18% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 16
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,140 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
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
3717 3867 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.75% 95.08% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 3193 3186
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 - 9 £42,500 - 1
Security Manager
North West

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (56.67%) Information Security
2 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (30.00%) CISSP
4 9 (30.00%) Firewall
5 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
6 7 (23.33%) Legal
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL
7 6 (20.00%) CISM
7 6 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Network Security
8 5 (16.67%) IT Governance
8 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
8 5 (16.67%) CISA
8 5 (16.67%) Security Management
9 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
10 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
10 3 (10.00%) Banking
10 3 (10.00%) Information Security Management
10 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
10 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco
10 3 (10.00%) Project Management
11 2 (6.67%) Service Management
11 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
11 2 (6.67%) Security+ Certification

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (3.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) IPsec
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
General
1 7 (23.33%) Legal
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Information Security
2 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 5 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 5 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 5 (16.67%) Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) ISMS
7 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) CISSP
2 8 (26.67%) Degree
3 6 (20.00%) CISM
4 5 (16.67%) CISA
5 2 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) CCNP
6 1 (3.33%) CCNA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (6.67%) ISO 14001
5 1 (3.33%) QA
5 1 (3.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Splunk
2 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + Bens
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