The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 110 128 134
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 26 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.15% 0.18% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.20% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
Security Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2097 2014 1882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.83% 92.47% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1546 1584
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Reading region.

Security Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 22 (81.48%) ITIL
2 20 (74.07%) Information Security
3 17 (62.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (62.96%) Information Security Management
3 17 (62.96%) Security Management
3 17 (62.96%) Data Protection Act
3 17 (62.96%) Data Protection
3 17 (62.96%) PCI DSS
3 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
3 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
4 16 (59.26%) ISMS
4 16 (59.26%) Cyber Security
4 16 (59.26%) Finance
5 13 (48.15%) Service Delivery
6 12 (44.44%) Matrix Management
7 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
8 8 (29.63%) CISSP
8 8 (29.63%) Project Management
9 6 (22.22%) MS Office
9 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 6 (22.22%) Network Security
9 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 6 (22.22%) SIEM
10 5 (18.52%) CESG
10 5 (18.52%) Advertising
11 4 (14.81%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (14.81%) CISMP
11 4 (14.81%) CISM
11 4 (14.81%) Firewall
11 4 (14.81%) MBCS

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
3 5 (18.52%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) CESG
4 4 (14.81%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.70%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) ITIL
2 20 (74.07%) Information Security
3 17 (62.96%) Information Security Management
3 17 (62.96%) Security Management
3 17 (62.96%) Data Protection
4 16 (59.26%) ISMS
4 16 (59.26%) Cyber Security
5 13 (48.15%) Service Delivery
6 12 (44.44%) Matrix Management
7 8 (29.63%) Project Management
8 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 6 (22.22%) SIEM
9 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) CISSP
3 4 (14.81%) CISM
3 4 (14.81%) CISMP
3 4 (14.81%) MBCS
3 4 (14.81%) CITP
4 3 (11.11%) CISA
5 2 (7.41%) VCP4
6 1 (3.70%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (62.96%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
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