The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 221 229 232
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 24 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 18
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -10.00%
Security Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6123 6681 7159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.23% 94.83% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4987 5410 6136
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 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Security Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Manchester +7 13 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Cheshire -13 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (44.19%) Information Security
2 15 (34.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
4 12 (27.91%) Firewall
5 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
6 9 (20.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (20.93%) Data Protection
7 8 (18.60%) Security Testing
7 8 (18.60%) CISSP
7 8 (18.60%) Degree
8 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
8 7 (16.28%) Legal
8 7 (16.28%) Network Security
9 6 (13.95%) Information Assurance
9 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
9 6 (13.95%) CISM
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco
9 6 (13.95%) IT Governance
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
10 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
10 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
11 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
11 4 (9.30%) Cyber Security
11 4 (9.30%) Citrix
11 4 (9.30%) ITIL
11 4 (9.30%) CISMP
12 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP HR
1 3 (6.98%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SAP BW
1 3 (6.98%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (16.28%) Legal
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.33%) Telematics
4 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Information Security
2 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
3 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
4 9 (20.93%) Data Protection
5 8 (18.60%) Security Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.95%) IT Governance
7 6 (13.95%) Information Assurance
7 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (9.30%) ITIL
9 4 (9.30%) Cyber Security
10 3 (6.98%) SAP Security
10 3 (6.98%) SIEM
10 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Project Management
11 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
12 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) CISSP
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) CISM
3 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) CISMP
4 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) PMP
6 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
4 3 (6.98%) SLA
4 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco
2 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) Splunk
5 2 (4.65%) ArcSight
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