The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Security Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Operations Manager
UK
Rank 789 917 892
Rank change year-on-year
+128 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Manager 56 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.030% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.031% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 49
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £47,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £83,750 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +12.82%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 19 January 2017 within the UK.

Security Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Operations Manager
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 +92 54 £65,000 -3.70% 3
London +71 29 £65,000 -7.14% 1
East of England +28 11 £65,000 +30.00%
Hertfordshire - 8 £57,500 -
West Midlands +7 7 £42,500 -
South East +62 3 £65,000 +18.18% 1
South West +14 3 £75,000 -
Bristol +4 3 £75,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £65,000 -
Royston - 3 £85,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £70,000 -
Berkshire +47 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Yorkshire +28 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Leeds - 1 £60,000 -
Warwick - 1 £67,500 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -

Security Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Security Operations 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 Operations Manager in the job title.

1 81 (77.14%) Security Operations
2 75 (71.43%) Information Security
3 54 (51.43%) CISSP
4 47 (44.76%) CISM
5 39 (37.14%) Finance
6 36 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 32 (30.48%) SIEM
8 31 (29.52%) Risk Management
9 28 (26.67%) Degree
9 28 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 27 (25.71%) Management Information System
11 26 (24.76%) Firewall
11 26 (24.76%) Incident Management
11 26 (24.76%) Cybersecurity
12 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
13 22 (20.95%) Threat Detection
14 20 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (19.05%) SC Cleared
15 19 (18.10%) Security Operations Centre
16 18 (17.14%) Security Management
17 17 (16.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 16 (15.24%) Security Testing
19 15 (14.29%) Network Security
19 15 (14.29%) Cisco
19 15 (14.29%) ITIL
20 14 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
21 13 (12.38%) CISA
22 12 (11.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
23 11 (10.48%) CCNA
23 11 (10.48%) Cisco Certification

Security Operations 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 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.90%) CMS
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.76%) Firewall
2 15 (14.29%) Network Security
3 8 (7.62%) Wireless
4 7 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.86%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.95%) DNS
7 1 (0.95%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.95%) LAN
7 1 (0.95%) SSL
7 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) Big Data
2 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.95%) GIS
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (37.14%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.81%) Back Office
4 4 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.90%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Electronics
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) ELK Stack
1 3 (2.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 19 (18.10%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (7.62%) Cryptography
5 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.86%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.86%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.95%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (77.14%) Security Operations
2 75 (71.43%) Information Security
3 32 (30.48%) SIEM
4 31 (29.52%) Risk Management
5 28 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 26 (24.76%) Cybersecurity
6 26 (24.76%) Incident Management
7 22 (20.95%) Threat Detection
8 20 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (17.14%) Security Management
10 17 (16.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 16 (15.24%) Security Testing
12 15 (14.29%) ITIL
13 14 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (11.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
15 10 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 8 (7.62%) Ethical Hacking
16 8 (7.62%) Information Security Management
16 8 (7.62%) ISMS
16 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.81%) C
2 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.86%) Python
2 3 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (51.43%) CISSP
2 47 (44.76%) CISM
3 28 (26.67%) Degree
4 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 20 (19.05%) SC Cleared
6 13 (12.38%) CISA
7 11 (10.48%) CCNA
7 11 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (7.62%) CEH
9 7 (6.67%) CCIP
9 7 (6.67%) CCNP
10 6 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (4.76%) CISMP
11 5 (4.76%) CLAS
12 4 (3.81%) CESG Certified Professional
13 3 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (2.86%) CCSP
13 3 (2.86%) CREST Certified
14 1 (0.95%) GCIA
14 1 (0.95%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (34.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.62%) COBIT
3 8 (7.62%) SLA
4 3 (2.86%) GPG13
5 1 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.95%) EMIR
5 1 (0.95%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.95%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.95%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Snort
2 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.95%) vSphere
2 1 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.86%) CSIRT
2 3 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.86%) Kibana
2 3 (2.86%) logstash
2 3 (2.86%) Nessus
2 3 (2.86%) QRadar
2 3 (2.86%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Cisco
2 6 (5.71%) SAP
3 4 (3.81%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.81%) LogRhythm
3 4 (3.81%) VMware
4 3 (2.86%) AlienVault
4 3 (2.86%) ArcSight
4 3 (2.86%) FireEye
4 3 (2.86%) Fortinet
4 3 (2.86%) Intel Security
4 3 (2.86%) Juniper
4 3 (2.86%) Palo Alto
4 3 (2.86%) Sophos
4 3 (2.86%) Sourcefire
4 3 (2.86%) Splunk
4 3 (2.86%) TippingPoint
5 1 (0.95%) Citrix
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 15 hours ago
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greywood
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago