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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 213 194 223
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 27 42 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.71% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.74% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 7
Average salary £48,500 £51,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.90% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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
Wiltshire -6 15 £48,500 +2.10% 1
Gloucestershire -26 7 £65,000 +6.55% 1
Bristol 0 3 £50,000 -1.96% 1
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (63.64%) Information Security
2 19 (57.58%) CISSP
3 17 (51.52%) ITIL
4 12 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (33.33%) MCP
5 11 (33.33%) MCSA
5 11 (33.33%) CHFI
5 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 11 (33.33%) SIEM
6 10 (30.30%) Security Management
7 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
8 7 (21.21%) Degree
8 7 (21.21%) Firewall
9 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 5 (15.15%) CISM
10 5 (15.15%) CCNP
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco
10 5 (15.15%) Coaching

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.03%) SMTP
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) JSP
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) RMADS
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Solaris
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Information Security
2 17 (51.52%) ITIL
3 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 11 (33.33%) SIEM
4 10 (30.30%) Security Management
5 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (15.15%) Coaching
6 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Information Security Management
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.09%) Information Assurance
8 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security
9 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) PHP
1 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) CISSP
2 11 (33.33%) MCP
2 11 (33.33%) MCSA
2 11 (33.33%) CHFI
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) CCNP
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (15.15%) CISM
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.03%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (12.12%) COBIT
4 2 (6.06%) JSP 440
5 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) BT
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