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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Project Manager
Rank 889 872 877
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 13 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.012% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 24
Average salary £62,500 £53,125 £86,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -38.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,250 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £43,750 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -19.72%

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
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 November 2014 within the UK.

Security Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Project Manager
Top 11 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 November 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
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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 -30 13 £62,500 +17.64% 2
London +1 6 £63,750 +2.00% 1
South East -13 6 £62,500 +42.85%
Surrey - 4 £62,500 -
Woking - 4 £62,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £47,500 -
City of London - 2 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Security Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Information Security
2 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (27.27%) CISSP
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 3 (13.64%) SIEM
7 3 (13.64%) SAP Security
7 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Legal
7 3 (13.64%) GIAC
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.64%) SSCP
7 3 (13.64%) SAP
7 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco
8 2 (9.09%) HTML

Security Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) IPv4
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.09%) Mechatronics
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 8 (36.36%) Information Security
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Security
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) SIEM
6 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Network Design
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) CISSP
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SSCP
2 3 (13.64%) GIAC
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.55%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Brocade
2 2 (9.09%) Foundry
2 2 (9.09%) Juniper
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Websense