Period
to 21 September 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 21 September 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
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 100 153
Rank change year-on-year -6 +53 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 2 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.15% 1.59% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 1.61% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 4
Kent median annual salary £56,250 £59,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.66% -5.60% +31.58%
10th Percentile £46,875 £51,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £68,625 £90,000 £74,625
South East median annual salary £62,500 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.93% +7.27% -12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1298 1799 2075
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 98.36% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1591 1877
Kent median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £22,825
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Kent over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Kent

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PMBOK