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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 217 212 200
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 35 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.60% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.61% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 30
Average salary £59,750 £48,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.19% -4.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £47,500 £50,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
5516 5711 5293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.46% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4613 4858 4507
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 +10 20 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Gloucestershire +6 9 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Wiltshire -13 6 £51,250 +5.67%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 49 (56.98%) Information Security
2 48 (55.81%) CISSP
3 44 (51.16%) CISM
4 35 (40.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (34.88%) Cybersecurity
5 30 (34.88%) Risk Management
6 27 (31.40%) ISMS
6 27 (31.40%) Security Management
7 25 (29.07%) Management Information System
7 25 (29.07%) Incident Management
8 23 (26.74%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 23 (26.74%) Legal
9 22 (25.58%) Finance
9 22 (25.58%) IIS
9 22 (25.58%) Windows
9 22 (25.58%) IISP
10 21 (24.42%) Project Management
10 21 (24.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 20 (23.26%) Cyberthreat
12 19 (22.09%) Network Management
12 19 (22.09%) Information Security Management
13 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
13 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
14 13 (15.12%) Computer Security
14 13 (15.12%) GIAC
14 13 (15.12%) Security Operations
15 12 (13.95%) Cyber Attack
15 12 (13.95%) ITIL
16 9 (10.47%) CompTIA Security+
16 9 (10.47%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 22 (25.58%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) Firewall
2 4 (4.65%) Network Security
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.33%) Extranet
3 2 (2.33%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) Intranet
3 2 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 23 (26.74%) Legal
2 22 (25.58%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.65%) Law
5 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.33%) Banking
6 2 (2.33%) Electronics
6 2 (2.33%) Marketing
6 2 (2.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.07%) Management Information System
2 20 (23.26%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (13.95%) Cyber Attack
4 8 (9.30%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (5.81%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.65%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.33%) CESG
7 2 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (56.98%) Information Security
2 30 (34.88%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (34.88%) Risk Management
3 27 (31.40%) ISMS
3 27 (31.40%) Security Management
4 25 (29.07%) Incident Management
5 23 (26.74%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 21 (24.42%) Project Management
6 21 (24.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 19 (22.09%) Information Security Management
7 19 (22.09%) Network Management
8 13 (15.12%) Computer Security
8 13 (15.12%) Security Operations
9 12 (13.95%) ITIL
10 9 (10.47%) Line Management
11 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
11 8 (9.30%) SIEM
11 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.14%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (6.98%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (55.81%) CISSP
2 44 (51.16%) CISM
3 22 (25.58%) IISP
4 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
4 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
5 13 (15.12%) GIAC
6 9 (10.47%) CEH
6 9 (10.47%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (10.47%) DV Cleared
6 9 (10.47%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (5.81%) CISA
8 4 (4.65%) EnCE
9 2 (2.33%) Degree
10 1 (1.16%) CISMP
10 1 (1.16%) GCIA
10 1 (1.16%) GCIH
10 1 (1.16%) MBCS
10 1 (1.16%) PMP
10 1 (1.16%) QiCA
10 1 (1.16%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (40.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.33%) COBIT
3 2 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.16%) GPG13
4 1 (1.16%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (1.16%) QA
4 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.16%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) ACF2
1 2 (2.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Nessus
2 1 (1.16%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) ArcSight
1 5 (5.81%) LogRhythm
2 4 (4.65%) Splunk
3 2 (2.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco
3 2 (2.33%) F5
3 2 (2.33%) Intel Security
3 2 (2.33%) Juniper
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Sourcefire
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago