The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
England / East Midlands
Rank 158 143 168
Rank change year-on-year -15 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 2 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.068% 0.73% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.75% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 14
Median salary £61,250 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2827 3081 3292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.75% 97.35% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2454 2683
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in the East Midlands

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in the East Midlands

Security Manager
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -12 1 £67,500 +3.84%
Security Manager
England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 East Midlands region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) CISM
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (11.11%) ISO27002
6 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Security Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) VMware