The median annual salary for a Security Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Manager
South East / Kent
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 64 87
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 0 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 3.21% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.26% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 32 8
Median salary - £52,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 683 983 973
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.70% 98.50% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 594 862 879
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Kent

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Kent

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Kent region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Audit

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS