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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 195 235 248
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 35 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 12
Median salary £64,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £30,157 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,215 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -0.86%
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
5497 6371 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.10% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4652 5081 5504
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +34 27 £66,250 +45.60% 5
Merseyside - 7 £58,750 - 1
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 52 (67.53%) Information Security
2 33 (42.86%) CISSP
3 29 (37.66%) Risk Management
4 28 (36.36%) CISM
5 21 (27.27%) Finance
5 21 (27.27%) Security Management
6 20 (25.97%) Incident Management
6 20 (25.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (23.38%) Security Operations
8 17 (22.08%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (20.78%) Degree
9 16 (20.78%) Network Security
9 16 (20.78%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (19.48%) PCI DSS
11 14 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
12 12 (15.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 11 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 11 (14.29%) Firewall
13 11 (14.29%) Project Management
13 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
14 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
14 10 (12.99%) SANS
14 10 (12.99%) CREST Certified
15 9 (11.69%) CHECK Team Leader
15 9 (11.69%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (11.69%) C#
15 9 (11.69%) C++
15 9 (11.69%) Java

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 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) Network Security
2 11 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.90%) LAN
3 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.90%) WAN
4 2 (2.60%) VoIP
4 2 (2.60%) VPN
4 2 (2.60%) Wireless
4 2 (2.60%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.30%) DHCP
5 1 (1.30%) DNS
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) Junos
5 1 (1.30%) MPLS
5 1 (1.30%) NAS
5 1 (1.30%) SAN
5 1 (1.30%) VLAN
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Retail
3 8 (10.39%) Legal
4 5 (6.49%) Banking
5 4 (5.19%) Law
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.69%) Blog
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) CESG
4 3 (3.90%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (3.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.60%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.60%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.60%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.30%) BYOD
6 1 (1.30%) iPad
6 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Unix
1 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Solaris
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) Information Security
2 29 (37.66%) Risk Management
3 21 (27.27%) Security Management
4 20 (25.97%) Incident Management
5 18 (23.38%) Security Operations
6 17 (22.08%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (20.78%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
9 12 (15.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 11 (14.29%) Project Management
10 11 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
12 9 (11.69%) Business Development
12 9 (11.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (11.69%) ITIL
13 8 (10.39%) Information Security Management
14 7 (9.09%) Programme Management
15 5 (6.49%) Service Management
15 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) C#
1 9 (11.69%) C++
1 9 (11.69%) Java
1 9 (11.69%) Objective-C
1 9 (11.69%) PHP
1 9 (11.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (42.86%) CISSP
2 28 (36.36%) CISM
3 16 (20.78%) Degree
4 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.99%) CREST Certified
5 10 (12.99%) SANS
6 9 (11.69%) CHECK Team Leader
7 6 (7.79%) CISA
7 6 (7.79%) Tigerscheme
8 5 (6.49%) Cyber Scheme
9 3 (3.90%) CLAS
9 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.60%) CEH
10 2 (2.60%) CRISC
11 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.30%) ISSAP
11 1 (1.30%) ISSEP
11 1 (1.30%) ISSMP
11 1 (1.30%) OSCP
11 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (19.48%) PCI DSS
3 9 (11.69%) QA
4 5 (6.49%) SLA
5 4 (5.19%) COBIT
5 4 (5.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.60%) COSO
6 2 (2.60%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.30%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (2.60%) Cisco
2 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.30%) Citrix
2 1 (1.30%) Intel Security
2 1 (1.30%) Juniper
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
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