The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Project 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Project Manager
Rank 873 888 867
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 19 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.007% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.008% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 15
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +6.25%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Security Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Security Project Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Security Project Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Project Manager over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Security Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Project Manager
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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 +21 18 £62,500 +47.05%
London +49 10 £76,250 +12.96%
City of London - 6 £80,000 -
South East -8 5 £62,500 +47.05%
West Midlands - 3 £52,500 -
Coventry - 3 £52,500 -
Berkshire -3 2 £71,250 +67.64%
Woking - 2 £62,500 -
Surrey - 2 £62,500 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Denbighshire - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £80,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
St Asaph - 1 - -

Security Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Project 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 21 (60.00%) Information Security
2 19 (54.29%) Project Management
3 11 (31.43%) CISSP
4 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 8 (22.86%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (20.00%) GIAC
6 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (20.00%) SSCP
6 7 (20.00%) SAP
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 7 (20.00%) SAP Security
7 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
7 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
7 6 (17.14%) Supplier Management
8 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.29%) Banking
9 3 (8.57%) Degree
9 3 (8.57%) CISM
9 3 (8.57%) Validation
9 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
9 3 (8.57%) Law
9 3 (8.57%) ISMS
9 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security

Security Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Project 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) Network Security
1 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
General
1 5 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Information Security
2 19 (54.29%) Project Management
3 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 8 (22.86%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (20.00%) SAP Security
5 7 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 6 (17.14%) Supplier Management
6 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
6 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) Validation
8 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security
8 3 (8.57%) ISMS
8 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.86%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (2.86%) SIEM
9 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) CISSP
2 7 (20.00%) SSCP
2 7 (20.00%) GIAC
3 3 (8.57%) CISM
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) CISMP
5 1 (2.86%) CISA
5 1 (2.86%) PMP
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) BS25999
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) SAP
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) IBM