Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

Security Manager
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 196 159
Rank change year-on-year +44 -37 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 35 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.13% 0.40% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.42% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 11
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £66,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -24.81% +10.83%
10th Percentile £59,700 £38,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,625 £85,000
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,021 4,083 3,200
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 97.12% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,151 3,085 2,668
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +1.12%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Cambridgeshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Cambridgeshire

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Cambridgeshire

Security Manager
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Peterborough -28 12 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Cambridge +38 3 £65,000 -
Security Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 32 (91.43%) ITIL
2 23 (65.71%) CISSP
3 21 (60.00%) CISM
3 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (54.29%) IaaS
4 19 (54.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 19 (54.29%) SANS
4 19 (54.29%) Security Operations
4 19 (54.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 19 (54.29%) ExpressionEngine
4 19 (54.29%) SaaS
4 19 (54.29%) MongoDB
4 19 (54.29%) Node.js
4 19 (54.29%) Problem Management
4 19 (54.29%) WordPress
4 19 (54.29%) OWASP
4 19 (54.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (54.29%) Workflow
4 19 (54.29%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (54.29%) Internet
4 19 (54.29%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (54.29%) CCSP
4 19 (54.29%) SSCP
4 19 (54.29%) Publishing
4 19 (54.29%) CEH
5 15 (42.86%) Information Security
6 14 (40.00%) Information Security Management
6 14 (40.00%) Security Management
7 13 (37.14%) Management Information System

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (54.29%) ExpressionEngine
1 19 (54.29%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (54.29%) IaaS
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (54.29%) SaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.71%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 19 (54.29%) Publishing
2 11 (31.43%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) ITIL
2 21 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (54.29%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (54.29%) OWASP
3 19 (54.29%) Problem Management
3 19 (54.29%) Security Operations
3 19 (54.29%) Workflow
4 15 (42.86%) Information Security
5 14 (40.00%) Information Security Management
5 14 (40.00%) Security Management
6 13 (37.14%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (37.14%) Security Testing
7 11 (31.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.71%) Microservices
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) CISSP
2 21 (60.00%) CISM
3 19 (54.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 19 (54.29%) CCSP
3 19 (54.29%) CEH
3 19 (54.29%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (54.29%) SANS
3 19 (54.29%) SSCP
4 13 (37.14%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (31.43%) COBIT
3 3 (8.57%) GDPR
4 1 (2.86%) NIST 800