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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Project Manager
Rank 870 895 872
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 27 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.009% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.009% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 5
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,900 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+50.53% -2.10%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Security Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Project Manager
Top 15 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 4 August 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 +36 27 £67,500 -3.57% 1
London +35 16 £66,250 -11.66%
Birmingham - 5 £70,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £70,000 -
South East +22 4 £85,000 +70.00%
Berkshire +11 4 £85,000 +70.00%
Harrow - 4 £46,500 -
Newbury +15 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £85,000 -
City of London +35 1 £40,000 -42.85%
North West -2 1 £45,000 +1.12% 1
Liverpool - 1 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -

Security Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 38 (79.17%) Project Management
2 27 (56.25%) Information Security
3 21 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 15 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 14 (29.17%) Degree
6 12 (25.00%) Banking
7 11 (22.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (22.92%) PCI DSS
8 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (16.67%) PMI Certification
9 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.58%) Retail
9 7 (14.58%) SIEM
10 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security
10 6 (12.50%) Scrum
10 6 (12.50%) Finance
10 6 (12.50%) Coaching
11 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
11 5 (10.42%) Firewall
11 5 (10.42%) PMI
11 5 (10.42%) IBM
11 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.42%) MS Project
11 5 (10.42%) Logistics
11 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
11 5 (10.42%) Data Privacy
11 5 (10.42%) Security Architecture
11 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (8.33%) PMP

Security Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (10.42%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
General
1 12 (25.00%) Banking
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
3 6 (12.50%) Finance
4 3 (6.25%) Law
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) PMI
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Project Management
2 27 (56.25%) Information Security
3 21 (43.75%) PRINCE2
4 15 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) SIEM
7 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 6 (12.50%) Coaching
7 6 (12.50%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) Logistics
8 5 (10.42%) Data Privacy
8 5 (10.42%) Security Architecture
8 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.33%) Change Management
10 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.25%) ISMS
10 3 (6.25%) Change Control
10 3 (6.25%) People Management
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Degree
2 8 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (8.33%) PMP
4 2 (4.17%) MAPM
4 2 (4.17%) PCI QSA
4 2 (4.17%) CISM
4 2 (4.17%) CISMP
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (22.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) IBM
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) CA
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Cyber-Ark