The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds 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
Rank 145 134 162
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 13 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.51% 1.13% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.17% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 18
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% +27.77%  
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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2502 3160 3567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.35% 96.52% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2607 2862
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 Leeds

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

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Leeds

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Information Security
2 13 (56.52%) Risk Management
3 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
4 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) CISSP
5 9 (39.13%) CISM
6 8 (34.78%) Security Management
6 8 (34.78%) Information Security Management
7 6 (26.09%) Data Security
7 6 (26.09%) CISA
7 6 (26.09%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (26.09%) GIAC
7 6 (26.09%) SSCP
7 6 (26.09%) ISMS
7 6 (26.09%) CSSLP
7 6 (26.09%) CEH
7 6 (26.09%) SANS
7 6 (26.09%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
8 5 (21.74%) Security Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) Legal
9 3 (13.04%) People Management
9 3 (13.04%) SIEM
9 3 (13.04%) Network Security
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.70%) Firewall
10 2 (8.70%) B2B
10 2 (8.70%) Degree

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Burp Suite
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Kali Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Information Security
2 13 (56.52%) Risk Management
3 8 (34.78%) Information Security Management
3 8 (34.78%) Security Management
4 6 (26.09%) Data Security
4 6 (26.09%) ISMS
4 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
5 5 (21.74%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) People Management
6 3 (13.04%) SIEM
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) B2B
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) Lead Generation
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (4.35%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) C++
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
1 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CISM
1 9 (39.13%) CISSP
2 6 (26.09%) CEH
2 6 (26.09%) CISA
2 6 (26.09%) CompTIA Security+
2 6 (26.09%) CSSLP
2 6 (26.09%) GIAC
2 6 (26.09%) SANS
2 6 (26.09%) Security+ Certification
2 6 (26.09%) SSCP
3 2 (8.70%) CLAS
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
4 1 (4.35%) IISP
4 1 (4.35%) OSCP
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
1 1 (4.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Splunk
2 1 (4.35%) F5
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