The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £71,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 126 148 139
Rank change year-on-year +22 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 14 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.65% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.41% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 13
Median salary £71,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £54,250 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2076 2434 2219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.24% 95.79% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2002 1781
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 Hertfordshire

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 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
Royston - 6 £78,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +4 4 - -
Watford -9 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Security Manager
East of England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 19 (52.78%) CISSP
1 19 (52.78%) Information Security
2 18 (50.00%) CISM
3 13 (36.11%) ITIL
4 11 (30.56%) Security Operations
4 11 (30.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 11 (30.56%) Security Management
5 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
5 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 7 (19.44%) Information Assurance
6 7 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (19.44%) COBIT
6 7 (19.44%) Information Security Management
6 7 (19.44%) Regulatory Compliance
6 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
6 7 (19.44%) Firewall
6 7 (19.44%) GIAC
6 7 (19.44%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (19.44%) CEH
7 6 (16.67%) Finance
7 6 (16.67%) Sophos
7 6 (16.67%) Forcepoint
7 6 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (16.67%) SIEM
8 5 (13.89%) Big Data
8 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (11.11%) Information Security Governance

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Big Data
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) CESG
3 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 4 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Information Security
2 13 (36.11%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Security Management
3 11 (30.56%) Security Operations
4 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
5 7 (19.44%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (19.44%) Information Assurance
5 7 (19.44%) Information Security Management
5 7 (19.44%) Regulatory Compliance
6 6 (16.67%) SIEM
6 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 4 (11.11%) Domain Models
8 4 (11.11%) Information Management
8 4 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) CISSP
2 18 (50.00%) CISM
3 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) CEH
4 7 (19.44%) GIAC
5 6 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (8.33%) CISA
7 2 (5.56%) CLAS
7 2 (5.56%) SANS
8 1 (2.78%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) COBIT
1 7 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (5.56%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (5.56%) JSP 440
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.56%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Forcepoint
1 6 (16.67%) Sophos
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
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