Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 140 149
Rank change year-on-year -34 +9 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 5 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.31% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £65,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.55% +9.58% -7.69%
10th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £72,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £65,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.55% +9.58% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3015 2236 2742
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 97.39% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2300 1863 2379
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Cambridge

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridge region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Informatics
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Informatics
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (20.00%) Capita