Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Security Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 221 264
Rank change year-on-year -1 +43 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 36 80 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 0.92% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.97% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 54 64
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £55,500 £43,900 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £70,000 £95,000
South East median annual salary £64,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.34% +0.87% -2.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6070 8285 10645
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.65% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4859 6492 8466
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +26 19 £80,000 +14.29%
Newbury -16 5 £65,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £62,500 -
Bracknell +6 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Slough -20 1 £63,500 +5.83%
Windsor - 1 £39,500 -
Security Manager
South East

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (36.11%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (30.56%) CISSP
3 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 10 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (25.00%) Analytics
4 9 (25.00%) F5
4 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (25.00%) Juniper
4 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (22.22%) Information Security
5 8 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco
5 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) Coaching
5 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 8 (22.22%) Case Management
5 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery Management
5 8 (22.22%) Time Management
5 8 (22.22%) Statistics
6 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 6 (16.67%) Firewall
7 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
8 5 (13.89%) Network Security
8 5 (13.89%) CISM
8 5 (13.89%) Telecoms

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) CCTV
3 1 (2.78%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Cybersecurity
1 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 9 (25.00%) Analytics
3 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Case Management
4 8 (22.22%) Coaching
4 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Information Security
4 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery Management
4 8 (22.22%) Statistics
4 8 (22.22%) Time Management
5 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) CISSP
2 5 (13.89%) CISM
3 4 (11.11%) PMP
4 3 (8.33%) CISA
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.78%) ISACA
6 1 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.56%) SLA
4 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.78%) ISO 22301
4 1 (2.78%) NIST 800
4 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) F5
1 9 (25.00%) Juniper
2 8 (22.22%) Blue Coat
2 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.78%) Arqiva
3 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft