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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Project Manager
Rank 859 887 857
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 19 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.006% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.006% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 28
Average salary £62,500 £43,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £43,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +9.37%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Security Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Project Manager
Top 19 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 30 January 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 +9 19 £62,500 +42.85%
South East -20 10 £62,500 +42.85%
London +6 7 £80,000 +18.51%
Surrey 0 6 £62,500 -
Woking - 6 £62,500 -
City of London - 5 £80,000 -
Berkshire -15 2 £71,250 +62.85%
Reading 0 1 £62,500 +8.69%
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £80,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Security Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (59.38%) Project Management
2 17 (53.13%) Information Security
3 11 (34.38%) CISSP
4 10 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
6 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (21.88%) SAP Security
7 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
7 7 (21.88%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (21.88%) Degree
7 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
7 7 (21.88%) SAP
7 7 (21.88%) SSCP
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.88%) Firewall
7 7 (21.88%) GIAC
8 6 (18.75%) Supplier Management
9 5 (15.63%) Network Security
10 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (9.38%) CISM
11 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
11 3 (9.38%) Cisco
11 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.38%) Validation
11 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
11 3 (9.38%) Computer Science

Security Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
3 2 (6.25%) VLAN
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.25%) IPv4
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.25%) Mechatronics
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Project Management
2 17 (53.13%) Information Security
3 10 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
5 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 7 (21.88%) SAP Security
6 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
6 7 (21.88%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (18.75%) Supplier Management
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
9 2 (6.25%) SIEM
9 2 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (6.25%) MVC
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum
9 2 (6.25%) Network Design
9 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) CISSP
2 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) SSCP
2 7 (21.88%) GIAC
3 3 (9.38%) CISM
4 1 (3.13%) CISA
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) SAP
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Foundry
3 2 (6.25%) Brocade
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) IBM