Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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

Security Manager
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 99 101
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 12 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.90% 0.67% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.71% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Coventry median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £51,175 £37,050 £52,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £67,500 £71,500
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £51,820 £59,250
% change year-on-year +15.79% -12.54% -8.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1269 1274 1361
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 94.51% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1060 1155
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Coventry

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Coventry

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Coventry over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Coventry region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (41.67%) CISSP
4 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
4 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
4 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (33.33%) BYOD
5 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (33.33%) Email Filtering
5 4 (33.33%) Web Filtering
5 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 4 (33.33%) SSCP
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) CISM

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

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) SSL
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Looker
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) BYOD
2 4 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) Email Filtering
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (33.33%) Web Filtering
6 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
2 4 (33.33%) SSCP
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (16.67%) CCSP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CISA
5 1 (8.33%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) COBIT
3 2 (16.67%) PMO
4 1 (8.33%) GDPR
4 1 (8.33%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Fortify
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) Veracode