The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 167 162 176
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 18 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.54% 1.07% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.14% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 48 34
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £65,000 £88,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3163 4668 5083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.07% 94.57% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2572 3813 3770
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Security Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Berkshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Berkshire

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Berkshire

Security Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 6 £85,000 +47.82% 1
Maidenhead 0 4 £54,250 +0.93%
Newbury - 2 £42,500 - 1
Security Manager
South East

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 19 (55.88%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (50.00%) Information Security
3 12 (35.29%) CISSP
3 12 (35.29%) Firewall
3 12 (35.29%) SIEM
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
5 10 (29.41%) Project Management
5 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (26.47%) CISM
6 9 (26.47%) Security Operations
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
7 7 (20.59%) Finance
7 7 (20.59%) Data Protection
7 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
8 6 (17.65%) ISMS
8 6 (17.65%) SLA
9 5 (14.71%) CISA
9 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
9 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (14.71%) iPad
9 5 (14.71%) Presales
10 4 (11.76%) ArcSight
10 4 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (11.76%) Time Management
10 4 (11.76%) CyberArk
10 4 (11.76%) Varonis
10 4 (11.76%) Analytics
10 4 (11.76%) Network Design
10 4 (11.76%) Marketing
10 4 (11.76%) MS Project

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) DMZ
2 3 (8.82%) Network Security
2 3 (8.82%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) iPad
2 4 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Blog
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (50.00%) Information Security
3 12 (35.29%) SIEM
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
5 10 (29.41%) Project Management
6 9 (26.47%) Security Operations
7 7 (20.59%) Data Protection
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
8 6 (17.65%) ISMS
9 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
9 5 (14.71%) Presales
10 4 (11.76%) Analytics
10 4 (11.76%) Network Design
10 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
10 4 (11.76%) Time Management
11 3 (8.82%) Coaching
11 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
11 3 (8.82%) Information Governance
11 3 (8.82%) Matrix Management
11 3 (8.82%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) CISSP
2 9 (26.47%) CISM
3 5 (14.71%) CISA
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
3 6 (17.65%) SLA
4 3 (8.82%) GDPR
4 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
4 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) ArcSight
1 4 (11.76%) CyberArk
1 4 (11.76%) Forcepoint
1 4 (11.76%) Varonis
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
2 3 (8.82%) Huawei
2 3 (8.82%) Juniper
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago