The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Security Manager
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 138 176
Rank change year-on-year -4 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 12 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.48% 0.87% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.89% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 4
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,875 £31,125
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,250 £55,625
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £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 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 2443 2806 3233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.18% 97.97% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7943 10560 11748
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 21 (84.00%) Information Security
2 18 (72.00%) Risk Management
3 17 (68.00%) PCI DSS
4 14 (56.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (56.00%) Management Information System
4 14 (56.00%) CISSP
4 14 (56.00%) CISM
5 12 (48.00%) Security Operations
6 11 (44.00%) SANS
7 9 (36.00%) ISMS
7 9 (36.00%) Security Management
8 8 (32.00%) CISA
8 8 (32.00%) Information Security Management
9 7 (28.00%) CEH
9 7 (28.00%) SIEM
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (24.00%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (24.00%) GIAC
10 6 (24.00%) SSCP
10 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
10 6 (24.00%) CSSLP
11 5 (20.00%) Statistics
11 5 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (20.00%) Symantec
11 5 (20.00%) Legal
11 5 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 5 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring
11 5 (20.00%) Security Monitoring

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 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.00%) BBC
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Information Security
2 18 (72.00%) Risk Management
3 12 (48.00%) Security Operations
4 9 (36.00%) ISMS
4 9 (36.00%) Security Management
5 8 (32.00%) Information Security Management
6 7 (28.00%) SIEM
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (20.00%) Attack Monitoring
8 5 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
8 5 (20.00%) Statistics
8 5 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
9 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (12.00%) People Management
11 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
11 2 (8.00%) Information Security Governance
11 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) CISM
1 14 (56.00%) CISSP
2 11 (44.00%) SANS
3 8 (32.00%) CISA
4 7 (28.00%) CEH
5 6 (24.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (24.00%) CSSLP
5 6 (24.00%) GIAC
5 6 (24.00%) Security+ Certification
5 6 (24.00%) SSCP
6 2 (8.00%) CLAS
7 1 (4.00%) CRISC
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (68.00%) PCI DSS
2 14 (56.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (8.00%) COBIT
4 2 (8.00%) GDPR
4 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (8.00%) Splunk
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) F5
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago