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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 614 512 595
Rank change year-on-year
-102 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 295 412 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 222 308 243
Average salary £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £45,000 £41,648
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £58,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +7.40%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -126 267 £58,000 -3.33% 31
London -69 124 £70,000 +7.69% 14
South East -37 55 £55,000 -8.33% 2
City of London -11 34 £65,000 - 7
Hampshire -24 17 £45,000 -25.00% 2
North West -5 16 £50,500 +6.31% 5
East of England -30 16 £57,500 -0.86%
Basingstoke +10 15 £45,000 -21.73%
Edinburgh +3 14 £52,000 -9.56%
Scotland -9 14 £52,000 -9.56%
West Midlands -9 14 £50,000 -25.92% 6
Berkshire -11 11 £65,000 +8.33%
Birmingham +8 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +1 10 £57,500 +30.68%
Surrey -1 10 £71,000 +18.33%
South West -38 9 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Manchester +4 8 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Cardiff -1 8 £49,000 +5.09%
Wales -2 8 £49,000 +8.88%
South Wales -5 8 £49,000 +8.88%
Yorkshire -50 8 £55,000 -12.00%
Cheshire +4 7 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 7 £62,500 +31.57%
Bristol -12 7 £65,000 +27.45%
Hertfordshire -11 6 £57,500 +21.05%
Suffolk +9 5 £50,000 -
Derbyshire -2 5 £57,500 +30.68%
North East - 5 £35,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £35,500 - 1
Chesterfield - 5 £57,500 -

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 363 (64.25%) Information Security
2 268 (47.43%) CISSP
3 226 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 219 (38.76%) Finance
5 167 (29.56%) CISM
6 121 (21.42%) PCI DSS
7 120 (21.24%) CISA
8 117 (20.71%) ITIL
9 115 (20.35%) Management Information System
10 110 (19.47%) Project Management
11 104 (18.41%) Security Management
12 102 (18.05%) Data Protection
13 97 (17.17%) Degree
14 93 (16.46%) Risk Management
15 76 (13.45%) Firewall
16 70 (12.39%) Cyber Security
17 68 (12.04%) Information Security Management
18 67 (11.86%) SIEM
19 57 (10.09%) Network Security
20 54 (9.56%) Security Cleared
20 54 (9.56%) PRINCE2
21 53 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
22 52 (9.20%) Legal
23 50 (8.85%) ISMS
24 49 (8.67%) Risk Assessment
25 47 (8.32%) Security Architecture
26 45 (7.96%) Banking
26 45 (7.96%) Windows
27 44 (7.79%) Data Security
28 43 (7.61%) Business Continuity

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (0.71%) Lync
1 4 (0.71%) IIS
2 3 (0.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.53%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (1.24%) MS Excel
1 7 (1.24%) MS Office
2 5 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.65%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.71%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.35%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (13.45%) Firewall
2 57 (10.09%) Network Security
3 32 (5.66%) Internet
4 21 (3.72%) Wireless
5 13 (2.30%) VPN
6 10 (1.77%) VoIP
7 9 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (1.42%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.42%) HTTP
8 8 (1.42%) LAN
9 7 (1.24%) DNS
9 7 (1.24%) DMZ
10 6 (1.06%) LDAP
10 6 (1.06%) SMTP
10 6 (1.06%) FTP
11 5 (0.88%) WAN
11 5 (0.88%) Intranet
12 4 (0.71%) SAN
12 4 (0.71%) OSPF
13 2 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.71%) SAP HANA
2 4 (0.71%) SAP BW
3 3 (0.53%) Big Data
4 1 (0.18%) MySQL
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Subversion
1 1 (0.18%) Paros
1 1 (0.18%) FxCop
1 1 (0.18%) QADirector
1 1 (0.18%) Metasploit
General
1 219 (38.76%) Finance
2 52 (9.20%) Legal
3 45 (7.96%) Banking
4 34 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.19%) Retail
6 16 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 16 (2.83%) Advertising
7 8 (1.42%) German Language
8 7 (1.24%) Local Government
8 7 (1.24%) French Language
9 5 (0.88%) Law
10 4 (0.71%) Back Office
11 3 (0.53%) Marketing
11 3 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.53%) Games
11 3 (0.53%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.30%) Web Services
2 6 (1.06%) JSP
2 6 (1.06%) .NET
3 5 (0.88%) SAML
4 4 (0.71%) BAPI
5 3 (0.53%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 115 (20.35%) Management Information System
2 36 (6.37%) PMI
3 26 (4.60%) Data Protection Act
4 21 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.83%) RMADS
6 15 (2.65%) CESG
7 11 (1.95%) Cryptography
7 11 (1.95%) Open Source
8 6 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.88%) DataPower
10 4 (0.71%) FMCG
10 4 (0.71%) Replication
11 3 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.53%) GIS
11 3 (0.53%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.35%) Social Media
12 2 (0.35%) PKI
12 2 (0.35%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.96%) Windows
2 28 (4.96%) Linux
3 14 (2.48%) UNIX
4 6 (1.06%) FreeBSD
5 2 (0.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (64.25%) Information Security
2 117 (20.71%) ITIL
3 110 (19.47%) Project Management
4 104 (18.41%) Security Management
5 102 (18.05%) Data Protection
6 93 (16.46%) Risk Management
7 70 (12.39%) Cyber Security
8 68 (12.04%) Information Security Management
9 67 (11.86%) SIEM
10 54 (9.56%) PRINCE2
11 53 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 50 (8.85%) ISMS
13 49 (8.67%) Risk Assessment
14 47 (8.32%) Security Architecture
15 44 (7.79%) Data Security
16 43 (7.61%) Business Continuity
16 43 (7.61%) Business Development
16 43 (7.61%) Service Delivery
17 36 (6.37%) Programme Management
18 29 (5.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.30%) Java
2 7 (1.24%) Perl
2 7 (1.24%) Shell Script
3 6 (1.06%) Bash Shell
3 6 (1.06%) SQL
4 5 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 268 (47.43%) CISSP
2 167 (29.56%) CISM
3 120 (21.24%) CISA
4 97 (17.17%) Degree
5 54 (9.56%) Security Cleared
6 39 (6.90%) PMI Certification
7 29 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 16 (2.83%) CEH
9 15 (2.65%) GCIH
10 14 (2.48%) CISMP
11 10 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.59%) CCNA
12 9 (1.59%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.42%) PCI QSA
13 8 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.24%) SSCP
15 5 (0.88%) GIAC
15 5 (0.88%) CRISC
15 5 (0.88%) ISACA
16 4 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 121 (21.42%) PCI DSS
3 33 (5.84%) COBIT
4 17 (3.01%) ISO 9001
5 15 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (1.77%) SLA
7 8 (1.42%) BS7799
8 7 (1.24%) GPG13
9 5 (0.88%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.88%) HMG Infosec
9 5 (0.88%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.71%) QA
10 4 (0.71%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.53%) BS25999
11 3 (0.53%) COSO
12 1 (0.18%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 4 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) RACF
3 1 (0.18%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (0.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.35%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.18%) SCCM
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (5.84%) Juniper
2 24 (4.25%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.89%) Cisco
3 22 (3.89%) SAP
3 22 (3.89%) Blue Coat
4 18 (3.19%) CheckPoint
5 16 (2.83%) Ruckus Wireless
5 16 (2.83%) LogRhythm
5 16 (2.83%) Riverbed
6 15 (2.65%) Oracle
7 13 (2.30%) F5
8 9 (1.59%) Symantec
9 7 (1.24%) Sun
9 7 (1.24%) VMware
9 7 (1.24%) Cyber-Ark
10 6 (1.06%) ArcSight
10 6 (1.06%) Brocade
10 6 (1.06%) McAfee
11 5 (0.88%) Imperva
12 4 (0.71%) Foundry
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £46500 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £550 - £650 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £46,517 to £63,691 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Harvey Nash Group
Salary: Attractive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £125000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £46000.00 - £64000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £46000.00 - £63000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Up to £70,000 + Benefits (Dependent on experie
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Lancaster University
Salary: From £39,685 to £45,954 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Lancaster University
Salary: £39,685 to £45,954
Posted: 11 days ago
England
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago