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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 203 218 233
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 41 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.48% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 9
Average salary £50,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £31,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £72,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
5465 6672 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.93% 96.56% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4584 5653 5289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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
Manchester +31 27 £70,000 +115.38% 2
Merseyside 0 9 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Lancashire +18 2 £46,000 -6.12% 2
Cheshire +5 1 £50,000 -18.32%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 56 (70.89%) Information Security
2 34 (43.04%) Risk Management
3 26 (32.91%) CISSP
4 24 (30.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (27.85%) CISM
6 21 (26.58%) Security Operations
7 20 (25.32%) Security Management
8 17 (21.52%) Incident Management
8 17 (21.52%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (20.25%) Firewall
10 14 (17.72%) Finance
11 13 (16.46%) Management Information System
11 13 (16.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (12.66%) Ethical Hacking
13 10 (12.66%) Security Testing
13 10 (12.66%) PCI DSS
13 10 (12.66%) Cybersecurity
14 9 (11.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 9 (11.39%) Network Security
14 9 (11.39%) Business Continuity
14 9 (11.39%) Legal
14 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (10.13%) Project Management
15 8 (10.13%) SANS
16 7 (8.86%) CREST Certified
16 7 (8.86%) Data Privacy
16 7 (8.86%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (8.86%) Data Protection
16 7 (8.86%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) Firewall
2 9 (11.39%) Network Security
3 7 (8.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.53%) LAN
4 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.53%) VoIP
4 2 (2.53%) VPN
4 2 (2.53%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) Wireless
4 2 (2.53%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
1 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Subversion
1 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Legal
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 5 (6.33%) Publishing
5 3 (3.80%) Banking
5 3 (3.80%) Law
5 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) .NET
2 2 (2.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) NHS
3 3 (3.80%) Blog
3 3 (3.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.80%) Life Science
4 1 (1.27%) BYOD
4 1 (1.27%) CESG
4 1 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.27%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
1 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.89%) Information Security
2 34 (43.04%) Risk Management
3 21 (26.58%) Security Operations
4 20 (25.32%) Security Management
5 17 (21.52%) Incident Management
5 17 (21.52%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (12.66%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (12.66%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (12.66%) Security Testing
8 9 (11.39%) Business Continuity
8 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (11.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (10.13%) Project Management
10 7 (8.86%) Data Management
10 7 (8.86%) Data Privacy
10 7 (8.86%) Data Protection
11 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 5 (6.33%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) C#
1 3 (3.80%) C++
1 3 (3.80%) Java
1 3 (3.80%) Objective-C
1 3 (3.80%) PHP
1 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (32.91%) CISSP
2 22 (27.85%) CISM
3 8 (10.13%) SANS
4 7 (8.86%) CREST Certified
4 7 (8.86%) Degree
5 5 (6.33%) CISA
6 4 (5.06%) CEH
6 4 (5.06%) OSCP
6 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.06%) Tigerscheme
7 3 (3.80%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (1.27%) CLAS
8 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (30.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (16.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (12.66%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.80%) COBIT
4 3 (3.80%) QA
4 3 (3.80%) SLA
5 2 (2.53%) COSO
6 1 (1.27%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Tableau
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco
4 1 (1.27%) Citrix
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