The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 106 112
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.36% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £57,500 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £56,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.72% +3.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1354 1148 1379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.62% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 972 1163
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 27 June 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 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) NETGEAR
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) GIAC
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) Security Management
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (25.00%) COBIT
5 2 (25.00%) CEH
5 2 (25.00%) NIST 800
5 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Service Design

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 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
2 2 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) NETGEAR