Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 186 253
Rank change year-on-year +4 +67 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 41 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.83% 0.82% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.84% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 16
Leeds median annual salary £51,000 £57,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.30% +24.32% -15.91%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,700 £41,875
90th Percentile £68,375 £67,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4794 5258 6801
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.08% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4054 4534 5469
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Leeds

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Leeds

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leeds region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 40 (97.56%) Information Security
2 27 (65.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (41.46%) IT Audit
4 15 (36.59%) Data Protection
4 15 (36.59%) Risk Management
5 13 (31.71%) GDPR
6 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
6 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (29.27%) Security Management
7 11 (26.83%) Information Security Management
8 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
8 10 (24.39%) CISSP
9 9 (21.95%) ISMS
9 9 (21.95%) CISM
10 8 (19.51%) Finance
10 8 (19.51%) Retail
11 7 (17.07%) COBIT
11 7 (17.07%) Legal
12 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (14.63%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (14.63%) Threat Detection
12 6 (14.63%) Data Loss Prevention
13 5 (12.20%) Security Operations
13 5 (12.20%) Internal Audit
13 5 (12.20%) Compliance Audit
13 5 (12.20%) CRISC
13 5 (12.20%) Information Management
14 4 (9.76%) CISA
14 4 (9.76%) Change Management
14 4 (9.76%) Cisco

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) VLAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
1 8 (19.51%) Retail
2 7 (17.07%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (7.32%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Information Security
2 17 (41.46%) IT Audit
3 15 (36.59%) Data Protection
3 15 (36.59%) Risk Management
4 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (29.27%) Security Management
5 11 (26.83%) Information Security Management
6 9 (21.95%) ISMS
7 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (14.63%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (14.63%) Threat Detection
8 5 (12.20%) Compliance Audit
8 5 (12.20%) Information Management
8 5 (12.20%) Internal Audit
8 5 (12.20%) Security Operations
9 4 (9.76%) Change Management
9 4 (9.76%) Data Governance
9 4 (9.76%) Security Architecture
10 3 (7.32%) Information Security Governance
10 3 (7.32%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) CISSP
2 9 (21.95%) CISM
3 5 (12.20%) CRISC
4 4 (9.76%) CISA
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) SANS
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (65.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (31.71%) GDPR
3 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
4 7 (17.07%) COBIT
5 3 (7.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (7.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Darktrace
3 2 (4.88%) Digital Shadows
3 2 (4.88%) Symantec