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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 358 408 352
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 86 52 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.23% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60 31 69
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
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
20191 22325 21425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.95% 94.83% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16176 17922 17686
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +16 41 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Surrey +33 16 £60,000 -20.00%
Hampshire +6 10 £92,500 +94.73% 2
Kent +24 8 £72,500 +61.11%
Buckinghamshire +5 4 £60,000 - 1
Middlesex +12 3 - -
West Sussex +3 1 £57,500 +45.56%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 82 (52.56%) Information Security
2 60 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (36.54%) CISSP
4 43 (27.56%) Security Management
5 40 (25.64%) PCI DSS
5 40 (25.64%) Cyber Security
6 39 (25.00%) ITIL
7 37 (23.72%) Information Security Management
8 36 (23.08%) Risk Management
9 35 (22.44%) Management Information System
9 35 (22.44%) ISMS
10 33 (21.15%) Firewall
11 31 (19.87%) Finance
11 31 (19.87%) CISM
12 30 (19.23%) Data Protection
13 28 (17.95%) Telecoms
14 25 (16.03%) Security Cleared
15 22 (14.10%) SC Cleared
16 21 (13.46%) Security Architecture
16 21 (13.46%) Network Security
16 21 (13.46%) Data Protection Act
17 20 (12.82%) Cisco
17 20 (12.82%) Windows
18 19 (12.18%) Service Delivery
19 18 (11.54%) Business Continuity
19 18 (11.54%) Degree
19 18 (11.54%) SIEM
20 14 (8.97%) Ethical Hacking
20 14 (8.97%) Penetration Testing
20 14 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.49%) MS Office
3 6 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.92%) SaaS
1 3 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.15%) Firewall
2 21 (13.46%) Network Security
3 8 (5.13%) VPN
4 7 (4.49%) Internet
5 5 (3.21%) Wireless
6 4 (2.56%) IPsec
6 4 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.56%) DMZ
6 4 (2.56%) SSL
6 4 (2.56%) DNS
6 4 (2.56%) Wireless Security
7 3 (1.92%) VPLS
7 3 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.92%) LAN
7 3 (1.92%) VoIP
7 3 (1.92%) WAN
7 3 (1.92%) BGP
8 2 (1.28%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.21%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (19.87%) Finance
2 28 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.33%) Legal
4 6 (3.85%) Advertising
5 4 (2.56%) Electronics
5 4 (2.56%) Military
6 2 (1.28%) Law
6 2 (1.28%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) Middleware
2 3 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.44%) Management Information System
2 21 (13.46%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.05%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.13%) CESG
6 4 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (2.56%) PMI
6 4 (2.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.64%) RMADS
7 1 (0.64%) Open Source
7 1 (0.64%) NHS
7 1 (0.64%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.82%) Windows
2 8 (5.13%) Linux
3 4 (2.56%) UNIX
4 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (52.56%) Information Security
2 43 (27.56%) Security Management
3 40 (25.64%) Cyber Security
4 39 (25.00%) ITIL
5 37 (23.72%) Information Security Management
6 36 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 35 (22.44%) ISMS
8 30 (19.23%) Data Protection
9 21 (13.46%) Security Architecture
10 19 (12.18%) Service Delivery
11 18 (11.54%) Business Continuity
11 18 (11.54%) SIEM
12 14 (8.97%) Ethical Hacking
12 14 (8.97%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (8.97%) Project Management
13 13 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (8.33%) Matrix Management
14 10 (6.41%) Incident Management
15 9 (5.77%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
1 4 (2.56%) VB
1 4 (2.56%) C
2 3 (1.92%) Ruby
2 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
2 3 (1.92%) Python
2 3 (1.92%) Perl
2 3 (1.92%) PHP
2 3 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (36.54%) CISSP
2 31 (19.87%) CISM
3 25 (16.03%) Security Cleared
4 22 (14.10%) SC Cleared
5 18 (11.54%) Degree
6 13 (8.33%) CISA
6 13 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (7.05%) CCNA
8 10 (6.41%) CRISC
9 9 (5.77%) CCNP
9 9 (5.77%) CISMP
10 7 (4.49%) CCIE
10 7 (4.49%) GIAC
11 6 (3.85%) SSCP
12 5 (3.21%) DV Cleared
13 4 (2.56%) CEH
13 4 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (2.56%) PMI Certification
13 4 (2.56%) CCSP
13 4 (2.56%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (25.64%) PCI DSS
3 11 (7.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (6.41%) COSO
5 5 (3.21%) HMG Infosec
6 3 (1.92%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.92%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.64%) BS25999
7 1 (0.64%) BS7799
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) WMI
2 1 (0.64%) Nessus
2 1 (0.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 20 (12.82%) Cisco
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.85%) SAP
4 4 (2.56%) IBM
4 4 (2.56%) Splunk
5 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.28%) Juniper
6 2 (1.28%) Nokia
6 2 (1.28%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.28%) F5
7 1 (0.64%) Google
7 1 (0.64%) M86 Security
7 1 (0.64%) Proofpoint
7 1 (0.64%) Coverity
7 1 (0.64%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.64%) Trustwave
7 1 (0.64%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec
7 1 (0.64%) McAfee
7 1 (0.64%) Blue Coat
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Carnival UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago