The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 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
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 240 270
Rank change year-on-year +44 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 39 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.76% 0.43% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 44
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
10th Percentile £61,250 £41,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £86,000 £87,500 £88,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4883 6102 9813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.24% 96.09% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17480 22846 34708
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in the City of London

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in the City of London

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in the City of London

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 46 (58.97%) CISSP
2 42 (53.85%) Information Security
3 40 (51.28%) CISM
3 40 (51.28%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (39.74%) CISA
5 28 (35.90%) Risk Management
6 27 (34.62%) SIEM
7 25 (32.05%) Degree
8 24 (30.77%) Data Protection
9 21 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 19 (24.36%) Finance
11 17 (21.79%) Firewall
12 16 (20.51%) Data Protection Act
12 16 (20.51%) Security Operations
12 16 (20.51%) Cyber Essentials
13 14 (17.95%) Project Management
13 14 (17.95%) Management Information System
14 13 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
16 11 (14.10%) PRINCE2
16 11 (14.10%) Vulnerability Management
17 10 (12.82%) Security Management
18 9 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
19 8 (10.26%) Security Architecture
19 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
19 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
19 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 7 (8.97%) Intrusion Detection
20 7 (8.97%) Marketing
20 7 (8.97%) PMI Certification

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) Firewall
2 7 (8.97%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (7.69%) Network Security
4 4 (5.13%) LAN
5 3 (3.85%) VLAN
5 3 (3.85%) VoIP
5 3 (3.85%) WAN
5 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.85%) Wireless
5 3 (3.85%) Wireless Security
5 3 (3.85%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.28%) DMZ
6 1 (1.28%) HTTP
6 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.28%) IPsec
6 1 (1.28%) SCCP
6 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Burp Suite
1 3 (3.85%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Legal
2 7 (8.97%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (17.95%) Management Information System
3 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.85%) PMI
7 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.28%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Linux
1 4 (5.13%) Unix
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Android
2 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) Information Security
2 40 (51.28%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (35.90%) Risk Management
4 27 (34.62%) SIEM
5 24 (30.77%) Data Protection
6 16 (20.51%) Security Operations
7 14 (17.95%) Project Management
8 11 (14.10%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.10%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (12.82%) Security Management
10 9 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
11 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.26%) Security Architecture
11 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (8.97%) Patch Management
13 6 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (7.69%) ISMS
13 6 (7.69%) ITIL
14 5 (6.41%) Internal Audit
15 4 (5.13%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) Java
2 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (58.97%) CISSP
2 40 (51.28%) CISM
3 31 (39.74%) CISA
4 25 (32.05%) Degree
5 7 (8.97%) PMI Certification
6 6 (7.69%) CREST Certified
6 6 (7.69%) GIAC
7 5 (6.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 5 (6.41%) SANS
8 4 (5.13%) ISACA
8 4 (5.13%) PMP
9 3 (3.85%) CCNA
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.56%) CISMP
10 2 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.28%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (20.51%) Cyber Essentials
3 13 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.41%) GDPR
5 4 (5.13%) ISO 22301
6 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (3.85%) SLA
7 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (1.28%) COBIT
8 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
8 1 (1.28%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Nessus
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.28%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (2.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.28%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.28%) McAfee
4 1 (1.28%) Splunk
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
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