The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 224 217 237
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 18 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 14
Average salary £51,600 £48,750 £50,656
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.84% -3.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £47,000 £40,893
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,650 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.48%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6797 6804 7219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.81% 94.76% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5515 5834 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Manager
England

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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
Cheshire -1 9 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Manchester -4 8 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 18 (69.23%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) CISSP
3 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 8 (30.77%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) CISM
6 5 (19.23%) Financial Institution
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
6 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 5 (19.23%) Information Assurance
7 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
7 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
7 4 (15.38%) Security Management
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) UNIX
7 4 (15.38%) MS Project
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 3 (11.54%) Windows
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
8 3 (11.54%) Release Management
8 3 (11.54%) Network Security
8 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) SIEM
8 3 (11.54%) Digital Forensics
9 2 (7.69%) RMADS

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Project
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) RMADS
3 2 (7.69%) CESG
4 1 (3.85%) Tandem
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Information Security
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
3 5 (19.23%) Information Assurance
4 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
4 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 4 (15.38%) Security Management
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Release Management
5 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CISSP
2 5 (19.23%) CISM
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) ArcSight
3 2 (7.69%) Brocade
3 2 (7.69%) Symantec
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
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