The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Manager
Rank 437 452 421
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 7 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.013% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.014% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 15
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -31.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £59,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-23.72% -1.66%
IT 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19496 21624 20877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.32% 94.87% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15797 17555 17293
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IT Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Security Manager Salary Trend in the South East

IT Security Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £53,750 -
West Sussex -2 1 £50,000 +23.45%
Surrey - 1 - -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Security Manager in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) HMG Infosec
3 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) CISMP
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) CCNP
6 1 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Law
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) GIAC
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CISMP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) GIAC
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (35.71%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco