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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 212 231 250
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 40 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 9
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -12.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £50,450 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
6897 6394 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.33% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5407 6751
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Manchester 0 20 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Cheshire +6 8 £53,000 +17.77%
Lancashire - 4 £50,750 -
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 42 (80.77%) Information Security
2 27 (51.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (42.31%) CISSP
4 18 (34.62%) Finance
5 15 (28.85%) PCI DSS
6 12 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (21.15%) Information Security Management
7 11 (21.15%) Security Management
7 11 (21.15%) SIEM
8 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
8 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
8 10 (19.23%) ISMS
9 9 (17.31%) CISM
9 9 (17.31%) Data Protection
10 7 (13.46%) ITIL
10 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
11 6 (11.54%) SQL
11 6 (11.54%) MS Office
11 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.54%) CCNP
11 6 (11.54%) CCNA
11 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (11.54%) A+ Certification
11 6 (11.54%) ArcSight
12 5 (9.62%) Banking
12 5 (9.62%) Cyber Security
13 4 (7.69%) NHS
13 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (7.69%) Business Development
13 4 (7.69%) Informatics

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Firewall
1 2 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.92%) LAN
2 1 (1.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) NHS
2 4 (7.69%) Informatics
3 3 (5.77%) Tandem
4 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.85%) GIS
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) Information Security
2 12 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (21.15%) Information Security Management
3 11 (21.15%) Security Management
3 11 (21.15%) SIEM
4 10 (19.23%) ISMS
4 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
5 9 (17.31%) Data Protection
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL
6 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
7 5 (9.62%) Cyber Security
8 4 (7.69%) Product Management
8 4 (7.69%) Information Governance
8 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.69%) Business Development
9 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.77%) People Management
10 2 (3.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) CISSP
2 9 (17.31%) CISM
3 6 (11.54%) CCNP
3 6 (11.54%) CCNA
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.54%) A+ Certification
4 3 (5.77%) ISEB
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (51.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (28.85%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.77%) SLA
4 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 6 (11.54%) ArcSight
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco
2 1 (1.92%) Sun
2 1 (1.92%) Citrix
2 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.92%) Sourcefire
2 1 (1.92%) Splunk
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Salary: £62000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent company benefits
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