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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 189 208 166
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 15 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.061% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.063% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
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
4577 4737 3361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.24% 96.95% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3662 3774 2588
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram 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 3 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
(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 - 11 £49,000 -
Bradford - 4 £45,000 -
Security Manager
Yorkshire

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 22 (75.86%) Information Security
2 18 (62.07%) CISSP
3 17 (58.62%) CISM
4 12 (41.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
5 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
6 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 8 (27.59%) CISA
6 8 (27.59%) Security Testing
7 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
7 7 (24.14%) Firewall
7 7 (24.14%) Security Management
8 6 (20.69%) ITIL
8 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.24%) Network Security
9 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
10 4 (13.79%) Information Security Management
10 4 (13.79%) Service Management
10 4 (13.79%) UNIX
10 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
10 4 (13.79%) CISMP
11 3 (10.34%) COBIT
11 3 (10.34%) ISMS
11 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
11 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Retail
11 3 (10.34%) Windows
11 3 (10.34%) IIS

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) Network Security
3 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Information Security
2 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
2 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
3 8 (27.59%) Security Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Security Management
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
6 4 (13.79%) Information Security Management
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.34%) ISMS
7 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) BCP
7 3 (10.34%) ITSM
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (6.90%) People Management
8 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
8 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (3.45%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) CISSP
2 17 (58.62%) CISM
3 8 (27.59%) CISA
4 4 (13.79%) CISMP
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.34%) CCNP
6 2 (6.90%) MCSE
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.90%) CCVP
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.34%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) VMware
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP