The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Operational Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operational Security Manager
Rank 883 901 965
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +64
Permanent jobs requiring an Operational Security Manager 37 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.046% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.047% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 17
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £59,750 £54,100
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Operational Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Operational Security Manager in the job title.

Operational Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operational Security Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operational Security Manager within the UK.

Operational Security Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Operational Security Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operational Security Manager over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 within the UK.

Operational Security Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Operational Security Manager
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operational Security Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 35 £70,000 +7.69% 5
South East +34 14 £69,500 +15.83% 4
London +20 9 £77,500 -3.12% 1
West Midlands -6 6 £65,000 +13.04%
Birmingham -22 6 £65,000 +13.04%
Kent - 5 £90,000 -
Leeds +29 4 £67,500 +12.50%
West Yorkshire +21 4 £67,500 +12.50%
Yorkshire +19 4 £67,500 +12.50%
Surrey - 4 £62,000 - 1
Brighton - 2 £50,000 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
North West +12 1 - -
Hampshire +5 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Canary Wharf -1 1 £75,000 +15.38%
Manchester -4 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 £60,000 -
Oldham - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £60,000 -
Fareham - 1 £55,000 - 1

Operational Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Operational Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Operational Security Manager in the job title.

1 57 (78.08%) Security Operations
2 54 (73.97%) Information Security
3 39 (53.42%) SIEM
4 36 (49.32%) CISSP
5 29 (39.73%) Management Information System
6 23 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (28.77%) PCI DSS
7 21 (28.77%) ITIL
8 20 (27.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (26.03%) CISM
9 19 (26.03%) Vulnerability Management
10 18 (24.66%) Firewall
11 16 (21.92%) COBIT
12 15 (20.55%) Degree
12 15 (20.55%) Security Operations Centre
13 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
13 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
13 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
14 12 (16.44%) Finance
14 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (16.44%) Security Management
14 12 (16.44%) Nessus
15 11 (15.07%) ArcSight
16 10 (13.70%) CEH
16 10 (13.70%) Intrusion Detection
16 10 (13.70%) SLA
17 9 (12.33%) Cisco
17 9 (12.33%) LAN
17 9 (12.33%) WAN
17 9 (12.33%) CISA

Operational Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.74%) CMS
1 2 (2.74%) IIS
1 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) Firewall
2 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (12.33%) LAN
4 9 (12.33%) WAN
5 8 (10.96%) DNS
5 8 (10.96%) HTTP
5 8 (10.96%) SMTP
5 8 (10.96%) tcpdump
5 8 (10.96%) Wireshark
6 7 (9.59%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (9.59%) Network Security
7 6 (8.22%) Wireless
8 2 (2.74%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (2.74%) SAN
9 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Legal
3 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Back Office
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.37%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) Management Information System
2 15 (20.55%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (9.59%) PKI
4 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.22%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) CESG
6 2 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Unix
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (78.08%) Security Operations
2 54 (73.97%) Information Security
3 39 (53.42%) SIEM
4 23 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (28.77%) ITIL
6 19 (26.03%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
8 12 (16.44%) Security Management
8 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
10 8 (10.96%) Data Protection
11 7 (9.59%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (9.59%) Threat Analysis
11 7 (9.59%) Use Case
11 7 (9.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 6 (8.22%) Information Security Management
12 6 (8.22%) Threat Detection
13 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (6.85%) BCP
13 5 (6.85%) Migration
Qualifications
1 36 (49.32%) CISSP
2 19 (26.03%) CISM
3 15 (20.55%) Degree
4 10 (13.70%) CEH
5 9 (12.33%) CISA
5 9 (12.33%) GCIA
5 9 (12.33%) GCIH
5 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
6 8 (10.96%) SSCP
7 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
8 6 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (6.85%) SANS
10 3 (4.11%) CCNA
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (2.74%) CCIP
11 2 (2.74%) CCNP
11 2 (2.74%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (2.74%) CRISC
11 2 (2.74%) GIAC
11 2 (2.74%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.77%) PCI DSS
2 20 (27.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (21.92%) COBIT
4 10 (13.70%) SLA
5 1 (1.37%) GPG13
5 1 (1.37%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.33%) Snort
3 7 (9.59%) vSphere
4 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.85%) XenApp
5 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Nessus
2 5 (6.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) ArcSight
2 9 (12.33%) Cisco
2 9 (12.33%) Splunk
3 8 (10.96%) VMware
4 7 (9.59%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.59%) Intel Security
4 7 (9.59%) LogRhythm
5 6 (8.22%) Qualys
6 5 (6.85%) Citrix
6 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.48%) Trend Micro
8 2 (2.74%) AlienVault
8 2 (2.74%) SAP
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Volt
Salary: bonus, healthcare, pension, car
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Training, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago