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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 469 562 680
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +118
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 570 481 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.45% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 456 393 247
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.70%

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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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% -

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 2 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
(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 +59 549 £60,000 -4.00% 64
London -13 193 £78,750 +12.50% 20
South East +60 150 £55,000 -11.29% 10
Berkshire +24 57 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Yorkshire +49 55 £55,000 +22.22% 4
West Midlands -8 43 £61,000 +10.90% 10
South West +20 40 £62,500 -21.87% 5
West Yorkshire +41 37 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Leeds +25 36 £60,000 +33.33% 4
North West +34 35 £64,000 +28.00% 8
Kent +17 35 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Manchester +27 27 £66,250 +45.60% 5
Birmingham 0 26 £60,000 +9.09%
Bristol +21 24 £62,500 +13.63%
City of London +14 23 £70,000 - 2
East Midlands +25 21 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Tunbridge Wells +18 21 £52,500 -27.58%
Slough +17 18 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Surrey -13 18 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Nottinghamshire - 16 £55,000 - 2
East of England +20 15 £68,750 +25.00% 2
East Sussex - 12 £50,000 - 1
Bracknell - 11 £65,000 - 1
Lewes - 11 £50,000 -
Maidenhead +13 10 £52,500 -32.25%
Gloucestershire +11 10 £58,750 -26.56% 1
West Sussex -3 10 £78,500 +36.52%
Scotland -6 10 £55,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +22 9 £55,880 +6.43% 1
Milton Keynes +28 7 £75,000 +22.44%

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Security Manager in the job title.

1 875 (71.14%) Information Security
2 671 (54.55%) CISSP
3 542 (44.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 537 (43.66%) CISM
5 383 (31.14%) Risk Management
6 320 (26.02%) PCI DSS
7 301 (24.47%) Finance
8 278 (22.60%) Cybersecurity
9 264 (21.46%) Security Management
10 235 (19.11%) CISA
11 227 (18.46%) Management Information System
12 178 (14.47%) ITIL
13 177 (14.39%) Legal
14 172 (13.98%) Degree
15 159 (12.93%) Data Protection
16 157 (12.76%) Information Security Management
17 142 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
18 129 (10.49%) ISMS
18 129 (10.49%) Project Management
19 127 (10.33%) Firewall
20 118 (9.59%) Security Operations
21 100 (8.13%) Network Security
21 100 (8.13%) COBIT
22 98 (7.97%) SIEM
23 92 (7.48%) Business Continuity
24 88 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
25 87 (7.07%) Information Assurance
26 81 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
26 81 (6.59%) Windows
27 79 (6.42%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 72 (5.85%) IIS
2 18 (1.46%) WebSphere
3 12 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (0.41%) NetWeaver
4 5 (0.41%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.33%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.081%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.081%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.081%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.33%) MS Office
4 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.081%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.57%) SAP GRC
3 5 (0.41%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.16%) AWD
5 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.081%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.081%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.081%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.54%) Office 365
3 14 (1.14%) SaaS
4 6 (0.49%) IaaS
5 5 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (10.33%) Firewall
2 100 (8.13%) Network Security
3 43 (3.50%) LAN
3 43 (3.50%) WAN
4 42 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 32 (2.60%) VPN
6 27 (2.20%) TCP/IP
7 25 (2.03%) IPsec
8 23 (1.87%) Wireless
9 19 (1.54%) Internet
10 13 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (1.06%) MPLS
11 12 (0.98%) SSL
12 10 (0.81%) VoIP
13 8 (0.65%) EIGRP
13 8 (0.65%) HTTP
14 7 (0.57%) DNS
14 7 (0.57%) SAN
15 6 (0.49%) SMTP
15 6 (0.49%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (0.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.49%) Big Data
2 6 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.41%) SAP BW
3 5 (0.41%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.081%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
General
1 301 (24.47%) Finance
2 177 (14.39%) Legal
3 71 (5.77%) Banking
4 51 (4.15%) Retail
5 46 (3.74%) Marketing
6 40 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.52%) Law
8 21 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.14%) Electronics
11 13 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.73%) Games
13 8 (0.65%) Military
14 4 (0.33%) Local Government
15 3 (0.24%) Advertising
15 3 (0.24%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.24%) Publishing
16 2 (0.16%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (0.81%) Web Services
3 9 (0.73%) .NET
4 7 (0.57%) 802.1X
5 6 (0.49%) SAP Basis
6 5 (0.41%) BAPI
6 5 (0.41%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.081%) CGI
7 1 (0.081%) COM
7 1 (0.081%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 227 (18.46%) Management Information System
2 68 (5.53%) Cyberthreat
3 61 (4.96%) Data Centre
4 58 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 35 (2.85%) Data Protection Act
7 33 (2.68%) Cyber Attack
8 32 (2.60%) CESG
9 26 (2.11%) Security Operations Centre
10 23 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 20 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (1.22%) User Experience
13 14 (1.14%) Cryptography
14 13 (1.06%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.98%) CESG CLAS
16 10 (0.81%) PKI
17 9 (0.73%) Blog
18 8 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
18 8 (0.65%) Mainframe
19 7 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 81 (6.59%) Windows
2 34 (2.76%) Linux
2 34 (2.76%) Unix
3 14 (1.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (0.49%) Mac OS X
5 4 (0.33%) CentOS
5 4 (0.33%) VMS
6 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.16%) Solaris
7 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.081%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.081%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 875 (71.14%) Information Security
2 383 (31.14%) Risk Management
3 278 (22.60%) Cybersecurity
4 264 (21.46%) Security Management
5 178 (14.47%) ITIL
6 159 (12.93%) Data Protection
7 157 (12.76%) Information Security Management
8 142 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
9 129 (10.49%) ISMS
9 129 (10.49%) Project Management
10 118 (9.59%) Security Operations
11 98 (7.97%) SIEM
12 92 (7.48%) Business Continuity
13 88 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
14 87 (7.07%) Information Assurance
15 81 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
16 79 (6.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 78 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
17 78 (6.34%) Incident Management
18 76 (6.18%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 18 (1.46%) C
2 11 (0.89%) SQL
3 10 (0.81%) Java
3 10 (0.81%) PHP
4 9 (0.73%) C#
4 9 (0.73%) C++
4 9 (0.73%) Objective-C
4 9 (0.73%) VB.NET
5 6 (0.49%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.24%) Perl
6 3 (0.24%) Python
6 3 (0.24%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.081%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.081%) VB
Qualifications
1 671 (54.55%) CISSP
2 537 (43.66%) CISM
3 235 (19.11%) CISA
4 172 (13.98%) Degree
5 74 (6.02%) Security Cleared
6 73 (5.93%) IISP
7 60 (4.88%) CISMP
8 58 (4.72%) CLAS
9 54 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
10 50 (4.07%) SC Cleared
11 43 (3.50%) CRISC
11 43 (3.50%) GCIA
11 43 (3.50%) SSCP
12 40 (3.25%) CompTIA Security+
12 40 (3.25%) GIAC
12 40 (3.25%) Security+ Certification
13 33 (2.68%) CEH
14 32 (2.60%) CCNP
15 31 (2.52%) ISACA
16 30 (2.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 542 (44.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 320 (26.02%) PCI DSS
3 100 (8.13%) COBIT
4 53 (4.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 40 (3.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 33 (2.68%) RMADS
7 32 (2.60%) ISO 9001
8 31 (2.52%) ISO27002
9 21 (1.71%) SLA
10 20 (1.63%) ISO22301
11 14 (1.14%) COSO
11 14 (1.14%) QA
12 9 (0.73%) ISO27005
13 6 (0.49%) BS7799
13 6 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.41%) BS25999
14 5 (0.41%) Data Quality
14 5 (0.41%) HIPAA
15 3 (0.24%) SSAE 16
16 2 (0.16%) GPG13
System Software
1 57 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.65%) Snort
3 3 (0.24%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.16%) ACF2
4 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.081%) vSphere
5 1 (0.081%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (0.81%) Nessus
2 4 (0.33%) QRadar
3 3 (0.24%) Nmap
4 2 (0.16%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.081%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.081%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.081%) EnCase
5 1 (0.081%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.081%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.081%) Proventia
5 1 (0.081%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.081%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.081%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.081%) WMI
Vendors
1 63 (5.12%) Cisco
2 41 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (2.11%) Intel Security
4 25 (2.03%) SAP
5 23 (1.87%) Juniper
6 17 (1.38%) Oracle
7 16 (1.30%) VMware
8 15 (1.22%) CheckPoint
9 14 (1.14%) ArcSight
9 14 (1.14%) F5
9 14 (1.14%) Qualys
9 14 (1.14%) Remedy
10 13 (1.06%) HP
10 13 (1.06%) Splunk
11 8 (0.65%) LogRhythm
11 8 (0.65%) Riverbed
12 5 (0.41%) Citrix
12 5 (0.41%) Progress
13 4 (0.33%) Adobe
13 4 (0.33%) EMC
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + car + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £100,000 to £140,000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 90k per year + Pension, Holidays, Car Allowance, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Eurobase People
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Great Pension + other Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36020.00 - £40020.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £75,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £61000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + OTE, Car allowance, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + OTE, Car allowance, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Brunel University
Salary: From £44,654 to £52,868 per annum incl. London Weighting
Posted: 4 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Posted: 5 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago