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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operational Security Manager
Rank 881 914 970
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +56
Permanent jobs requiring an Operational Security Manager 36 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.035% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.036% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 24
Median salary £75,000 £76,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +17.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £87,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Operational Security Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Operational Security Manager
Top 18 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 31 May 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
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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 +29 35 £73,000 -4.26% 1
London +4 20 £80,000 - 1
South East +23 8 £55,000 -8.33%
Berkshire - 8 £55,000 -
Slough - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £68,750 -
South West - 2 £67,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -
North West +22 1 £71,000 +67.05%
East of England +22 1 £52,500 -13.93%
Manchester +6 1 £71,000 +67.05%
Watford - 1 £52,500 -
Bristol - 1 £77,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £80,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 -

Operational Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 55 (75.34%) Information Security
2 51 (69.86%) Security Operations
3 39 (53.42%) CISSP
4 30 (41.10%) SIEM
5 29 (39.73%) Risk Management
6 28 (38.36%) CISM
7 24 (32.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (28.77%) Management Information System
9 20 (27.40%) ITIL
10 16 (21.92%) COBIT
10 16 (21.92%) CISA
10 16 (21.92%) Security Operations Centre
11 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (19.18%) Security Management
13 13 (17.81%) SLA
14 12 (16.44%) Finance
14 12 (16.44%) PCI DSS
14 12 (16.44%) ArcSight
15 11 (15.07%) Cybersecurity
16 10 (13.70%) GCIA
16 10 (13.70%) GCIH
16 10 (13.70%) Snort
16 10 (13.70%) Firewall
16 10 (13.70%) Incident Management
17 9 (12.33%) Degree
17 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
17 9 (12.33%) Splunk
17 9 (12.33%) Unix
17 9 (12.33%) CEH
18 8 (10.96%) Nessus

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%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 8 (10.96%) DNS
2 8 (10.96%) HTTP
2 8 (10.96%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (10.96%) SMTP
2 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.96%) tcpdump
2 8 (10.96%) Wireshark
3 3 (4.11%) LAN
3 3 (4.11%) SAN
3 3 (4.11%) WAN
4 2 (2.74%) Network Security
4 2 (2.74%) Wireless
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) NAS
5 1 (1.37%) SSL
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Legal
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Management Information System
2 16 (21.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (10.96%) Performance Metrics
4 7 (9.59%) PKI
5 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.11%) CESG
7 3 (4.11%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.74%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (2.74%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Unix
2 3 (4.11%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Solaris
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (75.34%) Information Security
2 51 (69.86%) Security Operations
3 30 (41.10%) SIEM
4 29 (39.73%) Risk Management
5 20 (27.40%) ITIL
6 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (19.18%) Security Management
8 11 (15.07%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (13.70%) Incident Management
10 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (9.59%) Threat Analysis
11 7 (9.59%) Use Case
12 6 (8.22%) Data Centre Operations
12 6 (8.22%) Information Security Management
12 6 (8.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
14 4 (5.48%) ISMS
14 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
14 4 (5.48%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (53.42%) CISSP
2 28 (38.36%) CISM
3 16 (21.92%) CISA
4 10 (13.70%) GCIA
4 10 (13.70%) GCIH
5 9 (12.33%) CEH
5 9 (12.33%) Degree
6 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
6 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
6 8 (10.96%) SSCP
7 7 (9.59%) CRISC
7 7 (9.59%) SANS
8 6 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.74%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (2.74%) CISMP
9 2 (2.74%) GIAC
9 2 (2.74%) IISP
9 2 (2.74%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.37%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.37%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (32.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (21.92%) COBIT
3 13 (17.81%) SLA
4 12 (16.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.74%) GPG13
5 2 (2.74%) HMG Infosec
5 2 (2.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.37%) COSO
6 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Snort
2 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Nessus
2 1 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.37%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) ArcSight
2 9 (12.33%) Splunk
3 8 (10.96%) Intel Security
4 6 (8.22%) Qualys
5 4 (5.48%) Trend Micro
6 2 (2.74%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.37%) AlienVault
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