The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
England / North West
Rank 216 190 218
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 32 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.70% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.73% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 36
Median salary £55,500 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.76% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £44,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%

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
5725 5315 6644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.56% 96.04% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4829 4462 5681
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Security Manager in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +26 15 £60,000 +17.07% 1
Manchester -40 12 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Merseyside -9 3 £50,000 -
Lancashire -8 2 £52,500 +17.97%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 60 (72.29%) Information Security
2 41 (49.40%) CISSP
3 37 (44.58%) CISM
4 32 (38.55%) Security Management
5 31 (37.35%) PCI DSS
6 27 (32.53%) Network Security
6 27 (32.53%) Finance
7 26 (31.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (28.92%) Identity Access Management
9 21 (25.30%) Incident Management
10 19 (22.89%) Risk Management
11 18 (21.69%) Firewall
11 18 (21.69%) Security Operations
12 17 (20.48%) VLAN
12 17 (20.48%) Intrusion Detection
12 17 (20.48%) Service Management
12 17 (20.48%) DHCP
12 17 (20.48%) DNS
12 17 (20.48%) Active Directory
13 16 (19.28%) LAN
13 16 (19.28%) WLAN
13 16 (19.28%) WAN
13 16 (19.28%) NHS
13 16 (19.28%) Internet
13 16 (19.28%) Information Security Management
13 16 (19.28%) Network Management
14 14 (16.87%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (14.46%) Business Continuity
16 10 (12.05%) CISA
16 10 (12.05%) Data Protection

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.20%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.53%) Network Security
2 18 (21.69%) Firewall
3 17 (20.48%) DHCP
3 17 (20.48%) DNS
3 17 (20.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (20.48%) VLAN
4 16 (19.28%) Internet
4 16 (19.28%) LAN
4 16 (19.28%) WAN
4 16 (19.28%) WLAN
5 1 (1.20%) Junos
5 1 (1.20%) MPLS
5 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
General
1 27 (32.53%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Banking
3 8 (9.64%) Law
4 5 (6.02%) Retail
5 4 (4.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.20%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) NHS
2 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.82%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (4.82%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.41%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Blog
5 1 (1.20%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Unix
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (72.29%) Information Security
2 32 (38.55%) Security Management
3 24 (28.92%) Identity Access Management
4 21 (25.30%) Incident Management
5 19 (22.89%) Risk Management
6 18 (21.69%) Security Operations
7 17 (20.48%) Service Management
8 16 (19.28%) Information Security Management
8 16 (19.28%) Network Management
9 14 (16.87%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (14.46%) Business Continuity
11 10 (12.05%) Data Protection
11 10 (12.05%) Security Architecture
12 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (9.64%) Analytics
13 8 (9.64%) Data Management
13 8 (9.64%) Security Testing
13 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
14 7 (8.43%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 41 (49.40%) CISSP
2 37 (44.58%) CISM
3 10 (12.05%) CISA
3 10 (12.05%) Degree
4 9 (10.84%) CEH
4 9 (10.84%) SANS
5 7 (8.43%) Postgraduate
6 4 (4.82%) CHFI
7 3 (3.61%) CREST Certified
7 3 (3.61%) CRISC
7 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.41%) CASP
8 2 (2.41%) CIMA
8 2 (2.41%) CLAS
8 2 (2.41%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.41%) ISSAP
8 2 (2.41%) OSCP
8 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.41%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.41%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (37.35%) PCI DSS
2 26 (31.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.61%) ISO22301
4 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.20%) COBIT
5 1 (1.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (20.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (4.82%) Intel
2 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.20%) Intel Security
2 1 (1.20%) Juniper
2 1 (1.20%) SAP
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