Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Security Manager
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 317 337
Rank change year-on-year +26 +20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 56 48 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 37
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -2.04%
10th Percentile £48,750 £52,250 £52,000
90th Percentile £76,900 £80,000 £72,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11513 12679 14819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9456 10525 12280
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in the East of England

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in the East of England

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in the East of England

Security Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +8 21 £73,500 +27.83%
Bedfordshire - 18 £67,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire -43 9 £57,500 -13.53% 1
Essex +33 7 £52,500 +10.53%
Suffolk +8 1 £50,000 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 of England region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 38 (67.86%) Information Security
2 22 (39.29%) CISSP
3 19 (33.93%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (32.14%) CISM
5 16 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 16 (28.57%) PCI DSS
6 15 (26.79%) GDPR
7 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 13 (23.21%) ITIL
9 12 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
9 12 (21.43%) Finance
9 12 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (19.64%) Data Protection
11 10 (17.86%) ISMS
11 10 (17.86%) Windows
12 9 (16.07%) C
13 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (14.29%) Linux
13 8 (14.29%) Firewall
14 7 (12.50%) Security Management
14 7 (12.50%) SIEM
14 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
15 6 (10.71%) Degree
15 6 (10.71%) COBIT
15 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
15 6 (10.71%) CISA
15 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity
15 6 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
16 5 (8.93%) Cryptography

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) SaaS
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (8.93%) LAN
2 5 (8.93%) WAN
3 4 (7.14%) Network Security
4 3 (5.36%) VLAN
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.93%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.79%) CESG
7 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Unix
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Information Security
2 19 (33.93%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 14 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (23.21%) ITIL
6 12 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
7 11 (19.64%) Data Protection
8 10 (17.86%) ISMS
9 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (12.50%) Security Management
10 7 (12.50%) SIEM
11 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity
12 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity Management
12 5 (8.93%) Cryptography
12 5 (8.93%) Data Security
12 5 (8.93%) Identity Access Management
12 5 (8.93%) Information Security Governance
12 5 (8.93%) Patch Management
12 5 (8.93%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (8.93%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) C
2 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) CISSP
2 18 (32.14%) CISM
3 6 (10.71%) CISA
3 6 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.71%) Degree
4 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (8.93%) SSCP
5 2 (3.57%) CISMP
5 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) CCNP
6 1 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) GSEC
6 1 (1.79%) ISACA
6 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 15 (26.79%) GDPR
3 12 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (10.71%) COBIT
5 5 (8.93%) ISO 22301
6 2 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (3.57%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (3.57%) SLA
7 1 (1.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) LogRhythm
1 5 (8.93%) SAP
1 5 (8.93%) Splunk
2 3 (5.36%) Apple
2 3 (5.36%) NETGEAR
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Capita
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle