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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 205 210 254
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 46 46 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.75% 0.69% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.71% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 14
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,049 £44,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £59,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -4.34%
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
5934 6480 7095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.34% 96.93% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4973 5374 5719
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +3 35 £56,000 +12.56% 2
Cheshire +27 5 £47,500 -2.56%
Lancashire +11 3 £52,500 +72.36%
Merseyside -7 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 54 (69.23%) Information Security
2 35 (44.87%) CISSP
3 30 (38.46%) Degree
4 27 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (32.05%) CISM
6 23 (29.49%) PCI DSS
7 21 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
8 20 (25.64%) Network Security
8 20 (25.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 18 (23.08%) Mentoring
9 18 (23.08%) Blog
9 18 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
9 18 (23.08%) Project Management
10 17 (21.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
10 17 (21.79%) Business Development
11 16 (20.51%) QA
11 16 (20.51%) C#
11 16 (20.51%) C++
11 16 (20.51%) Java
11 16 (20.51%) PHP
11 16 (20.51%) VB.NET
11 16 (20.51%) .NET
11 16 (20.51%) Objective-C
11 16 (20.51%) CHECK Team Leader
11 16 (20.51%) CREST Certified
12 15 (19.23%) Finance
13 13 (16.67%) Security Management
13 13 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (15.38%) Tigerscheme

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 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.64%) Network Security
2 5 (6.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.56%) DHCP
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) Junos
3 2 (2.56%) MPLS
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) VLAN
4 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) ActiveReports
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Legal
3 6 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Blog
2 11 (14.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) NHS
4 2 (2.56%) CESG
4 2 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.56%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.56%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.28%) CCTV
5 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.28%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) PMI
5 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) Windows
1 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (69.23%) Information Security
2 21 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (25.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 18 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
4 18 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 18 (23.08%) Project Management
5 17 (21.79%) Business Development
5 17 (21.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (16.67%) Security Management
7 11 (14.10%) Business Continuity
7 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
8 10 (12.82%) Information Security Management
9 9 (11.54%) Data Protection
9 9 (11.54%) Security Architecture
9 9 (11.54%) SIEM
10 8 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (10.26%) Security Operations
11 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
11 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) C#
1 16 (20.51%) C++
1 16 (20.51%) Java
1 16 (20.51%) Objective-C
1 16 (20.51%) PHP
1 16 (20.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (44.87%) CISSP
2 30 (38.46%) Degree
3 25 (32.05%) CISM
4 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
5 16 (20.51%) CHECK Team Leader
5 16 (20.51%) CREST Certified
6 12 (15.38%) Cyber Scheme
6 12 (15.38%) Tigerscheme
7 8 (10.26%) CEH
7 8 (10.26%) SANS
8 7 (8.97%) CISA
9 6 (7.69%) CHFI
9 6 (7.69%) Postgraduate
10 5 (6.41%) CRISC
11 4 (5.13%) CASP
11 4 (5.13%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (5.13%) ISSAP
11 4 (5.13%) ISSEP
11 4 (5.13%) ISSMP
11 4 (5.13%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (29.49%) PCI DSS
3 16 (20.51%) QA
4 8 (10.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (7.69%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.28%) COBIT
6 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.28%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (3.85%) Intel
2 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.56%) Intel Security
2 2 (2.56%) Juniper
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco
3 1 (1.28%) HP
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
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