The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 103 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 6 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.43% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Average salary £55,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% +8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
Security Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1345 1300 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.11% 96.65% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1139 1081
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Wales region.

Security Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Wales

Security Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -9 4 £57,500 +17.34%
West Wales - 2 £47,500 -
Security Manager
UK

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Security 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 Manager in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISA
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) CRISC
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL V2
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) PMP
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Security 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
1 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V2
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISA
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) CRISC
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft