The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 226 243 207
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 15 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,250 £59,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £55,000 £71,625
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
Security Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6459 6913 5001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.19% 96.28% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 5444 3947
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Manager
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +12 12 £47,000 -14.54%
North Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 34 (82.93%) Information Security
2 30 (73.17%) CISSP
3 29 (70.73%) CISM
4 24 (58.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (56.10%) CISA
6 22 (53.66%) PCI DSS
7 17 (41.46%) Finance
7 17 (41.46%) CISMP
8 13 (31.71%) Security Testing
9 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
10 9 (21.95%) Firewall
11 8 (19.51%) Security Management
11 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
12 6 (14.63%) Benchmarking
12 6 (14.63%) ITIL
12 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
12 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
13 5 (12.20%) Network Security
13 5 (12.20%) Financial Institution
13 5 (12.20%) Information Security Management
14 4 (9.76%) Service Management
14 4 (9.76%) UNIX
14 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
15 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
15 3 (7.32%) ISMS
15 3 (7.32%) Degree
15 3 (7.32%) COBIT
15 3 (7.32%) Risk Assessment
15 3 (7.32%) Retail

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (7.32%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) Network Security
3 3 (7.32%) VPN
3 3 (7.32%) IPsec
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) NHS
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) BYOD
5 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) UNIX
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Information Security
2 13 (31.71%) Security Testing
3 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
4 8 (19.51%) Security Management
5 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 6 (14.63%) Benchmarking
5 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
6 5 (12.20%) Information Security Management
6 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) BCP
8 3 (7.32%) ITSM
8 3 (7.32%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.32%) ISMS
8 3 (7.32%) Security Architecture
9 2 (4.88%) Cyber Security
9 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.88%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) CISSP
2 29 (70.73%) CISM
3 23 (56.10%) CISA
4 17 (41.46%) CISMP
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.32%) CCNP
5 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) CRISC
6 2 (4.88%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) CCVP
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (58.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (53.66%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.32%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix
2 1 (2.44%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) SAP