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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 355 395 357
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 102 56 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.25% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 82 44 61
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -10.00%
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
20234 22266 21043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.25% 94.88% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16508 18083 17400
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 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 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 29 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 +15 31 £55,000 -18.51% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 15 £55,000 -10.56%
Hampshire +10 15 £57,500 +48.38% 2
East Sussex +25 13 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +13 12 £62,500 -16.66%
Oxfordshire +19 9 £62,500 -21.87%
West Sussex -1 1 £50,000 +19.04%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 127 (65.46%) Information Security
2 78 (40.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 73 (37.63%) CISSP
4 60 (30.93%) Cyber Security
5 57 (29.38%) PCI DSS
6 53 (27.32%) Security Management
7 46 (23.71%) Management Information System
7 46 (23.71%) CISM
8 45 (23.20%) Risk Management
8 45 (23.20%) ITIL
8 45 (23.20%) ISMS
9 41 (21.13%) Information Security Management
10 39 (20.10%) Security Cleared
11 35 (18.04%) Firewall
12 34 (17.53%) Data Protection
13 31 (15.98%) Telecoms
14 30 (15.46%) Finance
15 27 (13.92%) Degree
16 24 (12.37%) Data Protection Act
16 24 (12.37%) Network Security
16 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
16 24 (12.37%) Service Delivery
17 22 (11.34%) Penetration Testing
18 21 (10.82%) Project Management
19 20 (10.31%) Information Assurance
20 19 (9.79%) CISA
21 18 (9.28%) Business Continuity
21 18 (9.28%) Security Testing
22 17 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
23 16 (8.25%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Office
2 2 (1.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.04%) Firewall
2 24 (12.37%) Network Security
3 8 (4.12%) VPN
4 5 (2.58%) Wireless
4 5 (2.58%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.06%) IPsec
5 4 (2.06%) DMZ
5 4 (2.06%) DNS
5 4 (2.06%) SSL
5 4 (2.06%) Wireless Security
6 3 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.55%) VPLS
6 3 (1.55%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (1.55%) SAN
6 3 (1.55%) LAN
6 3 (1.55%) VoIP
6 3 (1.55%) WAN
6 3 (1.55%) BGP
7 2 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (15.98%) Telecoms
2 30 (15.46%) Finance
3 12 (6.19%) Legal
4 6 (3.09%) Advertising
4 6 (3.09%) Publishing
5 4 (2.06%) Military
5 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.06%) Electronics
6 3 (1.55%) Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Retail
7 2 (1.03%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.06%) Middleware
2 3 (1.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.71%) Management Information System
2 24 (12.37%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (7.22%) CESG
4 13 (6.70%) RMADS
5 11 (5.67%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (5.15%) Data Centre
7 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.58%) PMI
9 4 (2.06%) PKI
9 4 (2.06%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.52%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.52%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.22%) Windows
2 7 (3.61%) Linux
3 4 (2.06%) UNIX
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (65.46%) Information Security
2 60 (30.93%) Cyber Security
3 53 (27.32%) Security Management
4 45 (23.20%) Risk Management
4 45 (23.20%) ITIL
4 45 (23.20%) ISMS
5 41 (21.13%) Information Security Management
6 34 (17.53%) Data Protection
7 24 (12.37%) Service Delivery
8 22 (11.34%) Penetration Testing
9 21 (10.82%) Project Management
10 20 (10.31%) Information Assurance
11 18 (9.28%) Security Testing
11 18 (9.28%) Business Continuity
12 17 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (8.25%) SIEM
14 15 (7.73%) Security Architecture
14 15 (7.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 14 (7.22%) Incident Management
16 13 (6.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.58%) C
2 4 (2.06%) VB
2 4 (2.06%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.55%) Ruby
3 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.55%) Python
3 3 (1.55%) Perl
3 3 (1.55%) PHP
3 3 (1.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (37.63%) CISSP
2 46 (23.71%) CISM
3 39 (20.10%) Security Cleared
4 27 (13.92%) Degree
5 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
6 19 (9.79%) CISA
7 16 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (7.22%) CCNA
9 12 (6.19%) CCNP
9 12 (6.19%) DV Cleared
10 9 (4.64%) CCIE
11 7 (3.61%) PMI Certification
12 6 (3.09%) CRISC
13 5 (2.58%) CISMP
14 4 (2.06%) CEH
14 4 (2.06%) CITP
14 4 (2.06%) MBCS
14 4 (2.06%) GIAC
14 4 (2.06%) CCSP
14 4 (2.06%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (40.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (29.38%) PCI DSS
3 13 (6.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (3.09%) COSO
5 3 (1.55%) HIPAA
5 3 (1.55%) ISO 9000
5 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.52%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.52%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.64%) Nessus
1 9 (4.64%) Nmap
2 4 (2.06%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (7.22%) Cisco
2 9 (4.64%) Coverity
3 5 (2.58%) IBM
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle
4 4 (2.06%) HP
4 4 (2.06%) Splunk
5 3 (1.55%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.03%) SAP
6 2 (1.03%) Nokia
6 2 (1.03%) F5
7 1 (0.52%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (0.52%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.52%) Juniper
7 1 (0.52%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.52%) McAfee
7 1 (0.52%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.52%) Google
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
Robert Walters
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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