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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 453 547 643
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +96
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 582 474 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.43% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 463 390 264
Median salary £60,000 £62,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,750 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+3.18% +0.91%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +102 557 £61,000 -2.40% 64
London +55 226 £70,000 -3.44% 17
South East +83 148 £57,500 +4.54% 21
Berkshire +51 74 £60,000 +9.09% 8
West Midlands +6 49 £63,000 +7.23% 2
Yorkshire +30 35 £57,500 +27.77% 8
North West +25 33 £51,625 -1.66% 4
Slough +32 27 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Leeds +37 26 £58,750 +30.55% 2
Surrey +33 26 £54,555 -9.07% 4
West Yorkshire +21 26 £58,750 +30.55% 4
City of London +21 26 £65,000 -7.14% 4
South West +27 25 £60,000 +2.12% 5
Manchester +15 24 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Birmingham -2 24 £61,000 -6.15%
East Midlands +18 23 £55,000 -15.38% 4
East of England +38 19 £52,500 -13.93% 1
Nottinghamshire +24 16 £55,000 -41.33% 1
Kent +33 15 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Bracknell - 14 £85,500 -
Bristol +35 13 £58,750 +56.66% 1
Coventry +12 12 £77,500 +40.90%
East Sussex +8 11 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +31 10 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Scotland +1 10 £55,000 +5.76% 1
Oxfordshire -8 10 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Edinburgh +12 8 £55,000 +8.91%
Wales +11 8 £41,500 -27.82%
Lewes +2 8 £50,000 -
Watford +23 7 £58,750 +11.90% 1

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 848 (72.54%) Information Security
2 619 (52.95%) CISSP
3 548 (46.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 486 (41.57%) CISM
5 350 (29.94%) PCI DSS
6 316 (27.03%) Risk Management
7 290 (24.81%) Cybersecurity
8 275 (23.52%) Finance
9 260 (22.24%) CISA
10 216 (18.48%) Security Management
11 211 (18.05%) Management Information System
12 184 (15.74%) ITIL
12 184 (15.74%) Degree
13 164 (14.03%) Data Protection
14 149 (12.75%) Penetration Testing
15 140 (11.98%) Project Management
16 130 (11.12%) Information Security Management
17 128 (10.95%) Firewall
18 125 (10.69%) Legal
19 112 (9.58%) Security Operations
20 108 (9.24%) ISMS
21 99 (8.47%) SIEM
21 99 (8.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 99 (8.47%) COBIT
21 99 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
22 98 (8.38%) Business Continuity
23 92 (7.87%) Network Security
23 92 (7.87%) Information Assurance
24 79 (6.76%) Data Centre
25 78 (6.67%) Internal Audit

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 65 (5.56%) IIS
2 9 (0.77%) WebSphere
3 6 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (0.34%) Zimbra
5 2 (0.17%) CMS
6 1 (0.086%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.43%) MS Project
5 3 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.43%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.17%) AWD
4 1 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.086%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.086%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.71%) Office 365
3 16 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.94%) SaaS
5 6 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.086%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (10.95%) Firewall
2 92 (7.87%) Network Security
3 46 (3.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 29 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 28 (2.40%) LAN
5 28 (2.40%) WAN
6 23 (1.97%) VPN
7 19 (1.63%) Wireless
8 17 (1.45%) Internet
9 15 (1.28%) IPsec
10 13 (1.11%) DNS
10 13 (1.11%) HTTP
11 12 (1.03%) SSL
12 10 (0.86%) VoIP
13 9 (0.77%) SAN
13 9 (0.77%) SMTP
13 9 (0.77%) Wireshark
14 8 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (0.68%) tcpdump
15 7 (0.60%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (0.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.51%) Big Data
3 4 (0.34%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.26%) ActiveReports
4 3 (0.26%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.17%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.086%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 275 (23.52%) Finance
2 125 (10.69%) Legal
3 53 (4.53%) Retail
4 46 (3.93%) Banking
5 44 (3.76%) Marketing
6 31 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.05%) Law
7 24 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.03%) Electronics
10 8 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.34%) Games
11 4 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.34%) Military
11 4 (0.34%) Publishing
12 3 (0.26%) Local Government
13 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.086%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (1.80%) .NET
2 7 (0.60%) Web Services
3 6 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.086%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.086%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.086%) CSS
4 1 (0.086%) HTML
4 1 (0.086%) Middleware
4 1 (0.086%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.086%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 211 (18.05%) Management Information System
2 79 (6.76%) Data Centre
3 65 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
4 54 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 43 (3.68%) Data Protection Act
6 29 (2.48%) Cryptography
7 27 (2.31%) Cyber Attack
8 24 (2.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 24 (2.05%) Virtual Team
9 23 (1.97%) Security Operations Centre
10 22 (1.88%) CESG
11 21 (1.80%) Blog
12 12 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.03%) Cybercrime
13 11 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.77%) CESG CLAS
14 9 (0.77%) PKI
15 8 (0.68%) NHS
15 8 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 65 (5.56%) Windows
2 46 (3.93%) Linux
3 39 (3.34%) Unix
4 15 (1.28%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.77%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.43%) Android
6 5 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.34%) CentOS
8 3 (0.26%) VMS
9 2 (0.17%) Solaris
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.086%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 848 (72.54%) Information Security
2 316 (27.03%) Risk Management
3 290 (24.81%) Cybersecurity
4 216 (18.48%) Security Management
5 184 (15.74%) ITIL
6 164 (14.03%) Data Protection
7 149 (12.75%) Penetration Testing
8 140 (11.98%) Project Management
9 130 (11.12%) Information Security Management
10 112 (9.58%) Security Operations
11 108 (9.24%) ISMS
12 99 (8.47%) SIEM
12 99 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 99 (8.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 98 (8.38%) Business Continuity
14 92 (7.87%) Information Assurance
15 78 (6.67%) Internal Audit
16 70 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
16 70 (5.99%) Security Architecture
17 69 (5.90%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 27 (2.31%) SQL
2 26 (2.22%) C#
3 24 (2.05%) C++
3 24 (2.05%) Java
4 22 (1.88%) PHP
5 21 (1.80%) Objective-C
5 21 (1.80%) VB.NET
6 18 (1.54%) C
7 11 (0.94%) PowerShell
8 8 (0.68%) Python
9 6 (0.51%) Perl
10 4 (0.34%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.086%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.086%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.086%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.086%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 619 (52.95%) CISSP
2 486 (41.57%) CISM
3 260 (22.24%) CISA
4 184 (15.74%) Degree
5 75 (6.42%) Security Cleared
6 66 (5.65%) IISP
7 50 (4.28%) CLAS
8 47 (4.02%) CISMP
9 45 (3.85%) GCIA
10 44 (3.76%) CRISC
11 42 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
12 38 (3.25%) SSCP
13 35 (2.99%) SC Cleared
14 34 (2.91%) CEH
15 33 (2.82%) SANS
16 32 (2.74%) GCIH
17 30 (2.57%) GIAC
18 26 (2.22%) CREST Certified
19 24 (2.05%) CCNP
19 24 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 548 (46.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 350 (29.94%) PCI DSS
3 99 (8.47%) COBIT
4 46 (3.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 43 (3.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 34 (2.91%) ISO 9001
7 32 (2.74%) ISO27002
8 28 (2.40%) RMADS
9 27 (2.31%) ISO22301
10 25 (2.14%) QA
11 24 (2.05%) SLA
12 14 (1.20%) COSO
13 10 (0.86%) ISO27005
14 9 (0.77%) Data Quality
15 4 (0.34%) BS7799
16 3 (0.26%) BS25999
17 2 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
17 2 (0.17%) GPG13
17 2 (0.17%) HMG Infosec
17 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 59 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.86%) Snort
3 1 (0.086%) ACF2
3 1 (0.086%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.086%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.086%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.086%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.45%) Nessus
2 7 (0.60%) Nmap
3 4 (0.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.26%) QRadar
5 2 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.17%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.086%) EnCase
6 1 (0.086%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.086%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.086%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.086%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (4.19%) Microsoft
2 43 (3.68%) Cisco
3 31 (2.65%) SAP
4 20 (1.71%) Oracle
5 19 (1.63%) HP
5 19 (1.63%) Intel Security
6 16 (1.37%) VMware
7 14 (1.20%) Qualys
8 13 (1.11%) ArcSight
8 13 (1.11%) Juniper
8 13 (1.11%) Splunk
9 12 (1.03%) Remedy
10 11 (0.94%) CheckPoint
11 9 (0.77%) Progress
12 7 (0.60%) Coverity
12 7 (0.60%) F5
12 7 (0.60%) Trend Micro
13 5 (0.43%) Apple
14 4 (0.34%) EMC
14 4 (0.34%) Red Hat
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Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Acumin
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Up to £80K plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Bath Spa University
Salary: From £40,082 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £65,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £60,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
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Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
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South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 + 20% bonus + good ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Package + benefits + car
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 basic OTE 60,000-65,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Great Pension + other Bens
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Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000 OTE 37,000-42,000 uncapped
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London
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