The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 188 214 165
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 14 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.040% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.041% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
Security Manager
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4338 4866 3473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.81% 96.97% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3427 3994 2759
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Leeds +30 10 £45,000 -18.18%
Bradford - 4 £45,000 -
Security Manager
Yorkshire

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 33 (89.19%) Information Security
2 24 (64.86%) Data Protection
3 18 (48.65%) CISSP
4 17 (45.95%) CISM
5 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (32.43%) Security Testing
7 11 (29.73%) Finance
7 11 (29.73%) Legal
8 9 (24.32%) Security Management
9 8 (21.62%) Firewall
10 7 (18.92%) Wireless
10 7 (18.92%) Network Security
11 6 (16.22%) Banking
12 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
12 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
12 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
12 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (13.51%) Law
13 4 (10.81%) Information Security Management
13 4 (10.81%) CISMP
13 4 (10.81%) CISA
14 3 (8.11%) ISMS
14 3 (8.11%) Retail
14 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
14 3 (8.11%) NHS
14 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
15 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
15 2 (5.41%) UNIX
15 2 (5.41%) Windows

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) Wireless
2 7 (18.92%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
1 11 (29.73%) Legal
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Law
3 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (8.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) NHS
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.70%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) AIX
2 1 (2.70%) Solaris
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) Information Security
2 24 (64.86%) Data Protection
3 12 (32.43%) Security Testing
4 9 (24.32%) Security Management
5 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security Management
7 3 (8.11%) ISMS
8 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (2.70%) OWASP
9 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.70%) SIEM
9 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security
9 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.70%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) CISSP
2 17 (45.95%) CISM
3 4 (10.81%) CISMP
3 4 (10.81%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.41%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco