The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 330 385 350
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 113 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 91 55 72
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,400 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -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 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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Security Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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 +25 34 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 23 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Hampshire -5 14 £57,500 +27.77% 1
East Sussex +40 13 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +21 11 £62,500 -21.87%
Surrey +17 9 £75,000 +13.63%
West Sussex +3 1 £50,000 +19.04%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 139 (67.80%) Information Security
2 86 (41.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 79 (38.54%) CISSP
4 65 (31.71%) PCI DSS
5 62 (30.24%) Cyber Security
6 57 (27.80%) Security Management
7 54 (26.34%) CISM
8 48 (23.41%) Management Information System
9 46 (22.44%) Risk Management
10 45 (21.95%) ITIL
11 43 (20.98%) Security Cleared
11 43 (20.98%) ISMS
12 39 (19.02%) Information Security Management
13 37 (18.05%) Data Protection
14 36 (17.56%) Firewall
15 31 (15.12%) Degree
16 30 (14.63%) Finance
17 28 (13.66%) Telecoms
18 27 (13.17%) Penetration Testing
19 24 (11.71%) Network Security
19 24 (11.71%) SC Cleared
19 24 (11.71%) Security Testing
20 23 (11.22%) Data Protection Act
21 22 (10.73%) Service Delivery
21 22 (10.73%) CISA
22 20 (9.76%) Information Assurance
23 18 (8.78%) Business Continuity
23 18 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
23 18 (8.78%) CESG
24 17 (8.29%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.56%) Firewall
2 24 (11.71%) Network Security
3 9 (4.39%) VPN
4 6 (2.93%) Wireless
4 6 (2.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.95%) IPsec
5 4 (1.95%) Wireless Security
5 4 (1.95%) DNS
5 4 (1.95%) SSL
5 4 (1.95%) SAN
5 4 (1.95%) DMZ
5 4 (1.95%) LAN
5 4 (1.95%) WAN
6 3 (1.46%) VoIP
6 3 (1.46%) Internet
6 3 (1.46%) BGP
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.46%) VPLS
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.49%) Big Data
General
1 30 (14.63%) Finance
2 28 (13.66%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.37%) Legal
4 7 (3.41%) Publishing
5 5 (2.44%) Advertising
5 5 (2.44%) Marketing
6 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.95%) Electronics
7 2 (0.98%) Law
7 2 (0.98%) Military
7 2 (0.98%) Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.41%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.95%) Middleware
3 3 (1.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.41%) Management Information System
2 23 (11.22%) Data Protection Act
3 18 (8.78%) CESG
4 13 (6.34%) RMADS
5 11 (5.37%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (4.88%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.44%) PMI
8 4 (1.95%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (1.95%) PKI
9 2 (0.98%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.49%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.34%) Windows
2 8 (3.90%) Linux
3 4 (1.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (67.80%) Information Security
2 62 (30.24%) Cyber Security
3 57 (27.80%) Security Management
4 46 (22.44%) Risk Management
5 45 (21.95%) ITIL
6 43 (20.98%) ISMS
7 39 (19.02%) Information Security Management
8 37 (18.05%) Data Protection
9 27 (13.17%) Penetration Testing
10 24 (11.71%) Security Testing
11 22 (10.73%) Service Delivery
12 20 (9.76%) Information Assurance
13 18 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (8.78%) Business Continuity
14 17 (8.29%) Project Management
15 15 (7.32%) SIEM
16 14 (6.83%) Incident Management
16 14 (6.83%) BCP
16 14 (6.83%) Ethical Hacking
16 14 (6.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.41%) C
2 4 (1.95%) VB
2 4 (1.95%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.46%) Ruby
3 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.46%) Python
3 3 (1.46%) Perl
3 3 (1.46%) PHP
3 3 (1.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (38.54%) CISSP
2 54 (26.34%) CISM
3 43 (20.98%) Security Cleared
4 31 (15.12%) Degree
5 24 (11.71%) SC Cleared
6 22 (10.73%) CISA
7 14 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (6.34%) DV Cleared
9 12 (5.85%) CCNA
10 10 (4.88%) CCNP
11 9 (4.39%) CCIE
12 7 (3.41%) PMI Certification
13 5 (2.44%) CRISC
13 5 (2.44%) ISACA
13 5 (2.44%) GPEN
13 5 (2.44%) CITP
13 5 (2.44%) CISMP
14 4 (1.95%) MBCS
14 4 (1.95%) CEH
14 4 (1.95%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (41.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (31.71%) PCI DSS
3 14 (6.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.44%) COSO
5 4 (1.95%) ISO 9000
6 3 (1.46%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) Nessus
1 12 (5.85%) Nmap
2 4 (1.95%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (6.83%) Cisco
2 12 (5.85%) Coverity
3 6 (2.93%) Oracle
4 5 (2.44%) IBM
4 5 (2.44%) HP
5 4 (1.95%) Splunk
6 3 (1.46%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.98%) Juniper
7 2 (0.98%) Nokia
7 2 (0.98%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (0.98%) LogRhythm
7 2 (0.98%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.98%) F5
7 2 (0.98%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.49%) Qualys
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.49%) Symantec
8 1 (0.49%) Websense
8 1 (0.49%) VMware
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