The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 84 92
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.42% 0.40% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.42% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Median salary £65,000 £33,750 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.59% -44.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £27,500 £60,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,250 £72,000
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 915 942 1207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.81% 95.34% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 769 766 952
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Essex

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Essex

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Essex

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SSCP