Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £73,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 197 231
Rank change year-on-year +3 +34 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 22 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.50% 0.47% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.48% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 7
Hertfordshire median annual salary £73,500 £57,500 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.83% -8.73% +9.57%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £45,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £80,000 £70,600
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4219 4335 5224
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 96.98% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3586 3629 4284
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Hertfordshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Hertfordshire

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Hertfordshire

Security Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Watford -4 6 £73,500 +17.60%
Hatfield - 4 £55,000 -
Royston +15 3 £78,000 +7.59%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Security Manager
East of England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) CISSP
4 9 (40.91%) CISM
5 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
6 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 5 (22.73%) ISO 22301
7 5 (22.73%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (22.73%) Patch Management
7 5 (22.73%) GDPR
7 5 (22.73%) SAP GRC
7 5 (22.73%) SAP Security
7 5 (22.73%) Splunk
7 5 (22.73%) SIEM
7 5 (22.73%) SaaS
7 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (22.73%) LogRhythm
7 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
7 5 (22.73%) COBIT
7 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
7 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
7 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
7 5 (22.73%) CISA
7 5 (22.73%) SAP
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Unix

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (22.73%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
3 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
3 5 (22.73%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Patch Management
3 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
3 5 (22.73%) SAP Security
3 5 (22.73%) SIEM
4 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 9 (40.91%) CISM
3 5 (22.73%) CISA
4 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 5 (22.73%) COBIT
3 5 (22.73%) GDPR
3 5 (22.73%) ISO 22301
4 1 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) LogRhythm
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
1 5 (22.73%) Splunk