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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 144 177 179
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 27 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.42% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 6
Average salary £70,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.38% -31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3100 3817 3632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.48% 96.51% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 3260 3148
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 31 (63.27%) Information Security
2 23 (46.94%) Risk Management
3 14 (28.57%) CISSP
4 12 (24.49%) CISM
4 12 (24.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (22.45%) Security Operations
6 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
6 10 (20.41%) Security Management
7 9 (18.37%) Firewall
8 8 (16.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (16.33%) SANS
8 8 (16.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (16.33%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Retail
9 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (12.24%) Finance
10 6 (12.24%) Degree
11 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
11 5 (10.20%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.16%) Network Security
12 4 (8.16%) CISA
12 4 (8.16%) Legal
12 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.16%) ITIL
12 4 (8.16%) SLA
13 3 (6.12%) C#

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 4 (8.16%) Network Security
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) VoIP
3 2 (4.08%) VPN
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless Security
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (14.29%) Retail
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Blog
3 3 (6.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Information Security
2 23 (46.94%) Risk Management
3 11 (22.45%) Security Operations
4 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
4 10 (20.41%) Security Management
5 8 (16.33%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (16.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (10.20%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (8.16%) ITIL
8 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.12%) Business Development
9 3 (6.12%) Project Management
9 3 (6.12%) Security Architecture
9 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.08%) Information Architecture
10 2 (4.08%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) C#
1 3 (6.12%) C++
1 3 (6.12%) Java
1 3 (6.12%) Objective-C
1 3 (6.12%) PHP
1 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) CISSP
2 12 (24.49%) CISM
3 8 (16.33%) SANS
4 6 (12.24%) Degree
5 4 (8.16%) CISA
6 3 (6.12%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (6.12%) CREST Certified
6 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (16.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (8.16%) SLA
4 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
4 3 (6.12%) QA
5 2 (4.08%) COBIT
5 2 (4.08%) COSO
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Cisco
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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