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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 220 185 182
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 7 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.50% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.53% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 31
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.48%
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
5900 4912 5429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.16% 94.92% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4224 4806
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -9 2 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £57,500 - 1
Somerset - 2 £65,000 -
Wiltshire -8 1 £34,500 -11.50%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 16 (59.26%) Information Security
3 15 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) CISSP
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
6 7 (25.93%) VMware
6 7 (25.93%) Network Security
6 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) CISM
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 4 (14.81%) Sage
8 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Juniper
8 4 (14.81%) SAN
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco
8 4 (14.81%) Sun
8 4 (14.81%) CCNA
8 4 (14.81%) Citrix
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) MS Office
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 4 (14.81%) Banking
8 4 (14.81%) Data Management
8 4 (14.81%) Brocade

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) Network Security
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) VPN
3 4 (14.81%) OSPF
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) JSP
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.41%) CESG
4 2 (7.41%) RMADS
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 16 (59.26%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Security
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
4 4 (14.81%) SIEM
4 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PHP
1 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CISSP
2 8 (29.63%) Degree
3 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) CISM
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (14.81%) CCNA
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) HMG Infosec
3 3 (11.11%) JSP 440
3 3 (11.11%) SLA
4 2 (7.41%) ISO 9000
4 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (3.70%) COBIT
5 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Sage
2 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
2 4 (14.81%) Juniper
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) Sun
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix
2 4 (14.81%) Brocade
2 4 (14.81%) Foundry
2 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago