The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 207 234 202
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 43 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.32% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 29
Average salary £62,500 £80,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +56.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,050 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -2.54%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5476 5963 5624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.77% 97.39% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 4891 4703
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,859
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Security Manager
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Bristol +18 25 £62,500 +13.63%
Gloucestershire +12 11 £60,000 -25.00% 1
Wiltshire -3 6 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 38 (47.50%) Information Security
2 30 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 29 (36.25%) Management Information System
4 25 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (28.75%) CISSP
7 19 (23.75%) CISM
7 19 (23.75%) Security Management
7 19 (23.75%) ISMS
8 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 16 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 16 (20.00%) Legal
9 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 15 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
10 14 (17.50%) Cyber Attack
10 14 (17.50%) IISP
10 14 (17.50%) Computer Security
11 13 (16.25%) Project Management
11 13 (16.25%) IIS
11 13 (16.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 12 (15.00%) Windows
12 12 (15.00%) Incident Management
13 11 (13.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 11 (13.75%) Finance
14 10 (12.50%) Manufacturing
14 10 (12.50%) C
14 10 (12.50%) Information Assurance
14 10 (12.50%) Network Management
14 10 (12.50%) Security Operations
15 9 (11.25%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (16.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Firewall
2 4 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (5.00%) Internet
2 4 (5.00%) Network Security
3 3 (3.75%) Extranet
3 3 (3.75%) Intranet
3 3 (3.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (20.00%) Legal
2 11 (13.75%) Finance
3 10 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.75%) Marketing
5 6 (7.50%) Banking
5 6 (7.50%) Electronics
5 6 (7.50%) Retail
5 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.75%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.25%) Management Information System
2 15 (18.75%) Cyberthreat
3 14 (17.50%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (8.75%) CESG
5 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.00%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.75%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Information Security
2 30 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 25 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (23.75%) ISMS
4 19 (23.75%) Security Management
5 16 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 14 (17.50%) Computer Security
7 13 (16.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 13 (16.25%) Project Management
8 12 (15.00%) Incident Management
9 11 (13.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (12.50%) Information Assurance
10 10 (12.50%) Network Management
10 10 (12.50%) Security Operations
11 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (11.25%) SIEM
11 9 (11.25%) Validation
12 7 (8.75%) Data Security
12 7 (8.75%) ITIL
12 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (28.75%) CISSP
2 19 (23.75%) CISM
3 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 14 (17.50%) IISP
6 6 (7.50%) Degree
7 5 (6.25%) CISA
7 5 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (6.25%) GIAC
7 5 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (5.00%) EnCE
9 2 (2.50%) CEH
9 2 (2.50%) GCIA
9 2 (2.50%) GCIH
9 2 (2.50%) MBCS
9 2 (2.50%) QiCA
9 2 (2.50%) SANS
10 1 (1.25%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (5.00%) COBIT
3 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.50%) GPG13
4 2 (2.50%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (1.25%) RMADS
5 1 (1.25%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) ProxySG
2 2 (2.50%) ACF2
2 2 (2.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Nessus
2 1 (1.25%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) ArcSight
2 5 (6.25%) LogRhythm
3 4 (5.00%) Cisco
3 4 (5.00%) F5
3 4 (5.00%) Juniper
3 4 (5.00%) Splunk
4 3 (3.75%) Blue Coat
4 3 (3.75%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.25%) Sourcefire
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