The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 650 583 668
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 262 319 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 196 241 181
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Manager
Salary Trend

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Security Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 within the UK.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -105 231 £61,000 +0.41% 13
London -74 108 £68,750 +5.76% 6
South East -61 51 £57,500 -4.16% 1
City of London -1 40 £60,000 -11.11% 1
South West +23 30 £51,000 -7.27% 1
Berkshire -8 22 £42,500 -29.16%
Scotland +12 16 £60,000 -
Edinburgh -10 15 £59,000 -1.66%
Cardiff +20 10 £55,000 - 1
South Wales +9 10 £55,000 - 1
Wales +6 10 £55,000 - 1
East of England -29 10 £66,250 +22.68% 1
Bristol +10 8 £58,000 +10.47% 1
Hampshire -43 8 £47,500 -31.15%
Somerset - 8 £45,000 -
North West +8 7 £51,000 -2.85% 2
West Midlands 0 7 £64,000 -5.18% 2
Reading -19 7 - -
Newbury - 7 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +10 6 £66,250 -
Wiltshire -7 6 £42,500 -29.16%
Gloucestershire - 6 £53,750 -
Manchester +8 5 £50,500 +1.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 5 - -
Yorkshire -51 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Basingstoke -3 4 £37,500 -65.11%
Aldershot -5 4 £61,250 -11.23%
Surrey -10 4 £62,500 -9.42%
West Yorkshire -24 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Leeds -32 4 £55,000 +4.76%

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 407 (69.45%) Information Security
2 313 (53.41%) CISSP
3 239 (40.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 212 (36.18%) CISM
5 192 (32.76%) Finance
6 141 (24.06%) Security Management
7 130 (22.18%) CISA
8 126 (21.50%) PCI DSS
9 121 (20.65%) Management Information System
10 119 (20.31%) Risk Management
11 113 (19.28%) ITIL
12 86 (14.68%) Information Security Management
13 78 (13.31%) Degree
14 73 (12.46%) Project Management
15 70 (11.95%) Security Cleared
16 69 (11.77%) Data Protection
17 68 (11.60%) Risk Assessment
18 66 (11.26%) Firewall
19 61 (10.41%) Business Continuity
19 61 (10.41%) ISMS
20 54 (9.22%) SC Cleared
20 54 (9.22%) Legal
21 51 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
22 49 (8.36%) Banking
23 47 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
23 47 (8.02%) Windows
24 46 (7.85%) Data Security
24 46 (7.85%) SIEM
24 46 (7.85%) Cyber Security
25 41 (7.00%) COBIT

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.68%) IIS
3 3 (0.51%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (1.37%) MS Office
2 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.39%) SAP GRC
2 8 (1.37%) SAP FI
2 8 (1.37%) SAP CO
2 8 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (11.26%) Firewall
2 28 (4.78%) Network Security
3 27 (4.61%) Internet
4 19 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.56%) Wireless
6 12 (2.05%) HTTP
6 12 (2.05%) DNS
7 9 (1.54%) LDAP
7 9 (1.54%) FTP
7 9 (1.54%) SMTP
8 7 (1.19%) LAN
8 7 (1.19%) VPN
9 5 (0.85%) WAN
10 4 (0.68%) SAN
10 4 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.51%) FWSM
11 3 (0.51%) TACACS
11 3 (0.51%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.51%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.17%) Big Data
2 1 (0.17%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.17%) FxCop
1 1 (0.17%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.17%) Paros
General
1 192 (32.76%) Finance
2 54 (9.22%) Legal
3 49 (8.36%) Banking
4 35 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.56%) Advertising
6 14 (2.39%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.05%) Retail
8 11 (1.88%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.37%) Local Government
10 7 (1.19%) Marketing
11 6 (1.02%) Law
12 5 (0.85%) Games
12 5 (0.85%) Publishing
13 4 (0.68%) Automotive
14 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.51%) French Language
14 3 (0.51%) Back Office
15 2 (0.34%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.71%) .NET
2 3 (0.51%) SAP Basis
3 2 (0.34%) JSP
4 1 (0.17%) SAML
4 1 (0.17%) Middleware
4 1 (0.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 121 (20.65%) Management Information System
2 33 (5.63%) CESG
3 27 (4.61%) RMADS
4 26 (4.44%) Data Protection Act
4 26 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.24%) PMI
6 13 (2.22%) Cryptography
7 9 (1.54%) Open Source
7 9 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
8 8 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (0.68%) Replication
10 3 (0.51%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.51%) CCTV
10 3 (0.51%) GIS
10 3 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.34%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.34%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.34%) Physics
11 2 (0.34%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.34%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.02%) Windows
2 33 (5.63%) Linux
3 9 (1.54%) UNIX
3 9 (1.54%) FreeBSD
4 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (69.45%) Information Security
2 141 (24.06%) Security Management
3 119 (20.31%) Risk Management
4 113 (19.28%) ITIL
5 86 (14.68%) Information Security Management
6 73 (12.46%) Project Management
7 69 (11.77%) Data Protection
8 68 (11.60%) Risk Assessment
9 61 (10.41%) Business Continuity
9 61 (10.41%) ISMS
10 51 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 47 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 46 (7.85%) Data Security
12 46 (7.85%) SIEM
12 46 (7.85%) Cyber Security
13 40 (6.83%) Penetration Testing
13 40 (6.83%) BCP
14 35 (5.97%) Business Continuity Planning
14 35 (5.97%) Information Assurance
14 35 (5.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.22%) SQL
2 11 (1.88%) Java
3 10 (1.71%) Shell Script
3 10 (1.71%) Perl
4 9 (1.54%) Bash Shell
5 4 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.17%) PHP
6 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 313 (53.41%) CISSP
2 212 (36.18%) CISM
3 130 (22.18%) CISA
4 78 (13.31%) Degree
5 70 (11.95%) Security Cleared
6 54 (9.22%) SC Cleared
7 23 (3.92%) PMI Certification
8 14 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.22%) SSCP
10 12 (2.05%) CCNP
10 12 (2.05%) GCIH
10 12 (2.05%) CEH
11 10 (1.71%) GIAC
11 10 (1.71%) CISMP
11 10 (1.71%) PCI QSA
12 8 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.37%) ISACA
12 8 (1.37%) CGEIT
13 6 (1.02%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (40.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 126 (21.50%) PCI DSS
3 41 (7.00%) COBIT
4 30 (5.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 22 (3.75%) SLA
6 16 (2.73%) ISO 9001
7 13 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 12 (2.05%) CESG Infosec
9 10 (1.71%) BS7799
9 10 (1.71%) JSP 440
10 8 (1.37%) GPG13
11 5 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.68%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.68%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.68%) BS25999
13 3 (0.51%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.51%) HMG Infosec
14 2 (0.34%) QA
15 1 (0.17%) COSO
System Software
1 8 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (0.68%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.51%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.34%) Nessus
3 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.17%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (4.27%) Oracle
2 20 (3.41%) Cisco
3 18 (3.07%) SAP
4 17 (2.90%) Juniper
5 16 (2.73%) Microsoft
6 11 (1.88%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (1.54%) Symantec
8 8 (1.37%) McAfee
9 7 (1.19%) VMware
10 6 (1.02%) Citrix
10 6 (1.02%) Blue Coat
10 6 (1.02%) F5
11 5 (0.85%) Qualys
11 5 (0.85%) ArcSight
11 5 (0.85%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.85%) HP
11 5 (0.85%) Sun
12 4 (0.68%) Sage
12 4 (0.68%) Huawei
12 4 (0.68%) LogRhythm
UK
Experis IT
Salary: £75000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
ITHR 752
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
iKonnect
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus + 11% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus car plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus car plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hargreaves Lansdown
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £85k - 90k per year + benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
Theale/ London
NTT Com Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,515 to £48,144 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago