The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Operations Manager
Rank 886 853 893
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Manager 15 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.031% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.033% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 4
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £68,250
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
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 Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Security Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Operations Manager
Salary Trend

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

Security Operations Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Security Operations Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Manager over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Security Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Operations Manager
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 -45 15 £65,000 +13.04% 2
London -63 6 £77,500 +32.47%
East of England -4 3 £57,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -5 3 £57,500 - 1
Stevenage +5 2 £57,500 - 1
Bristol -8 2 £65,000 +27.45%
City of London -11 2 £82,500 +26.92%
Hampshire -17 2 £70,000 +27.27% 1
South West -18 2 £65,000 +17.11%
South East -20 2 £70,000 +27.27% 1
West Midlands - 2 £66,250 -
Birmingham - 2 £66,250 -

Security Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title.

1 20 (58.82%) CISSP
2 19 (55.88%) Finance
3 16 (47.06%) Information Security
4 13 (38.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
4 13 (38.24%) SIEM
5 12 (35.29%) CISM
6 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
8 8 (23.53%) Firewall
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 7 (20.59%) Service Management
9 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
10 6 (17.65%) ArcSight
10 6 (17.65%) Client/Server
10 6 (17.65%) Degree
10 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (17.65%) GCIH
11 5 (14.71%) GIAC
11 5 (14.71%) Banking
11 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
11 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
11 5 (14.71%) HMG Infosec
11 5 (14.71%) ISMS
11 5 (14.71%) GPG13
11 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
12 4 (11.76%) Cyber Security
12 4 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
12 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
12 4 (11.76%) Telecoms

Security Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) Client/Server
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (5.88%) Social Media
6 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Information Security
2 13 (38.24%) SIEM
3 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL
5 7 (20.59%) Service Management
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
7 5 (14.71%) ISMS
7 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
8 4 (11.76%) Cyber Security
8 4 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
8 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.82%) Security Management
9 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
9 3 (8.82%) Information Security Management
10 2 (5.88%) E-Discovery
11 1 (2.94%) DevOps
11 1 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
11 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) CISSP
2 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
3 12 (35.29%) CISM
4 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) GCIH
6 5 (14.71%) GIAC
7 2 (5.88%) CISA
7 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.88%) CRISC
8 1 (2.94%) GCIA
8 1 (2.94%) CEH
8 1 (2.94%) CCNP
8 1 (2.94%) CCNA
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.71%) HMG Infosec
2 5 (14.71%) GPG13
3 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.94%) BS25999
4 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) ArcSight
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Sun
3 1 (2.94%) Remedy
3 1 (2.94%) Juniper
3 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
The F10 Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago