The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 23 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
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 234 272
Rank change year-on-year +9 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 30 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 16
Median salary £70,000 £52,500 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -13.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £27,500 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  

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 6024 6552 8038
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.22% 96.28% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4914 5554 6629
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -5 12 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Bedfordshire - 9 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire -13 5 £57,500 -31.34% 2
Essex 0 4 £65,000 +92.59%
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 32 (64.00%) Information Security
2 24 (48.00%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (46.00%) CISM
4 22 (44.00%) Risk Management
5 16 (32.00%) GAP Analysis
6 15 (30.00%) CISSP
7 11 (22.00%) PCI DSS
7 11 (22.00%) Security Management
8 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (20.00%) Firewall
8 10 (20.00%) ITIL
9 9 (18.00%) Information Security Governance
9 9 (18.00%) Security Operations
10 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
11 7 (14.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (14.00%) GDPR
11 7 (14.00%) ISMS
11 7 (14.00%) C
12 6 (12.00%) Linux
12 6 (12.00%) Information Security Management
12 6 (12.00%) Finance
12 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
12 6 (12.00%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
13 4 (8.00%) CESG
13 4 (8.00%) VLAN
13 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
13 4 (8.00%) Web Services
13 4 (8.00%) Windows

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) VLAN
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (8.00%) CESG
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Information Security
2 24 (48.00%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (44.00%) Risk Management
4 16 (32.00%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (22.00%) Security Management
6 10 (20.00%) ITIL
7 9 (18.00%) Information Security Governance
7 9 (18.00%) Security Operations
8 7 (14.00%) ISMS
9 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
9 6 (12.00%) Information Security Management
9 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (6.00%) Cyber Intelligence
11 3 (6.00%) Line Management
11 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
11 3 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (6.00%) Security Auditing
11 3 (6.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) C
2 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) CISM
2 15 (30.00%) CISSP
3 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) CISA
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.00%) CEH
6 2 (4.00%) CLAS
6 2 (4.00%) GIAC
6 2 (4.00%) SANS
7 1 (2.00%) CISMP
7 1 (2.00%) IISP
7 1 (2.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (14.00%) GDPR
4 4 (8.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (4.00%) COBIT
5 2 (4.00%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (4.00%) JSP 440
5 2 (4.00%) NIST 800
5 2 (4.00%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.00%) Packer
2 2 (4.00%) Terraform
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Apple
1 4 (8.00%) NETGEAR
2 2 (4.00%) IBM
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