The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
England / East of England
Rank 222 248 260
Rank change year-on-year +26 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 20 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 13
Median salary £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% +11.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £52,750 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £88,250 £67,500
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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5868 7083 7192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.06% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4689 5722 5787
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 of England

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire +17 14 £71,500 +30.00% 2
Cambridgeshire - 4 £85,000 -
Norfolk -11 2 £57,000 -
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 33 (57.89%) Information Security
2 30 (52.63%) CISSP
3 27 (47.37%) CISM
4 24 (42.11%) ITIL
5 21 (36.84%) Security Management
6 17 (29.82%) Information Security Management
7 16 (28.07%) Security Operations
8 15 (26.32%) Security Operations Centre
9 14 (24.56%) Management Information System
9 14 (24.56%) GIAC
9 14 (24.56%) Regulatory Compliance
9 14 (24.56%) COBIT
9 14 (24.56%) Information Assurance
10 13 (22.81%) Risk Management
11 12 (21.05%) CEH
12 10 (17.54%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
12 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
12 10 (17.54%) Firewall
13 9 (15.79%) Finance
14 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (14.04%) SIEM
14 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 7 (12.28%) Big Data
15 7 (12.28%) Ethical Hacking
16 6 (10.53%) Sophos
16 6 (10.53%) Forcepoint
16 6 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
16 6 (10.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) Big Data
2 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Security Operations Centre
2 14 (24.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) CESG
3 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.02%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.75%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Information Security
2 24 (42.11%) ITIL
3 21 (36.84%) Security Management
4 17 (29.82%) Information Security Management
5 16 (28.07%) Security Operations
6 14 (24.56%) Information Assurance
6 14 (24.56%) Regulatory Compliance
7 13 (22.81%) Risk Management
8 10 (17.54%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (14.04%) SIEM
9 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (12.28%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (8.77%) Cyber Intelligence
12 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
12 4 (7.02%) Domain Models
12 4 (7.02%) Information Management
12 4 (7.02%) Information Security Governance
12 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Management
13 3 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) CISSP
2 27 (47.37%) CISM
3 14 (24.56%) GIAC
4 12 (21.05%) CEH
5 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
5 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (7.02%) CISA
8 2 (3.51%) CLAS
8 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.51%) SANS
9 1 (1.75%) APMP
9 1 (1.75%) CISMP
9 1 (1.75%) Degree
9 1 (1.75%) GISF
9 1 (1.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) COBIT
2 10 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (3.51%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (3.51%) JSP 440
4 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.51%) RMADS
5 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.51%) Packer
2 2 (3.51%) Terraform
2 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Forcepoint
1 6 (10.53%) Sophos
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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