The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
England / London
Rank 317 473 462
Rank change year-on-year +156 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 283 182 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.85% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 224 166 185
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £87,300
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in London

Security Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in London

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in London

Security Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +67 38 £85,000 +3.03% 9
West End of London +10 3 £80,000 -20.00%
Bromley - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £68,750 -
Mitcham - 2 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £66,250 -
Surbiton - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 406 (68.35%) Information Security
2 354 (59.60%) CISSP
3 308 (51.85%) Cybersecurity
4 297 (50.00%) CISM
5 196 (33.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 176 (29.63%) Finance
7 169 (28.45%) Risk Management
8 144 (24.24%) CISA
9 133 (22.39%) Data Protection
10 114 (19.19%) Degree
11 85 (14.31%) Firewall
12 81 (13.64%) Management Information System
13 73 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
14 72 (12.12%) Project Management
15 70 (11.78%) Penetration Testing
16 69 (11.62%) Security Cleared
16 69 (11.62%) SIEM
17 68 (11.45%) Vulnerability Management
17 68 (11.45%) Security Operations
18 64 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
18 64 (10.77%) PCI DSS
18 64 (10.77%) SC Cleared
18 64 (10.77%) ITIL
19 59 (9.93%) Data Loss Prevention
20 56 (9.43%) Security Management
20 56 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
21 54 (9.09%) Business Continuity
22 53 (8.92%) Data Protection Act
23 49 (8.25%) Windows
24 48 (8.08%) Security Architecture

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 20 (3.37%) IIS
2 14 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.67%) MS Project Server
4 3 (0.51%) CMS
5 2 (0.34%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (1.85%) MS Office
2 5 (0.84%) MS Project
3 1 (0.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.84%) SaaS
4 4 (0.67%) Office 365
5 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 85 (14.31%) Firewall
2 33 (5.56%) Network Security
3 32 (5.39%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.18%) Software-Defined Networking
6 5 (0.84%) Wireless
7 4 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.67%) Internet
7 4 (0.67%) LAN
7 4 (0.67%) VoIP
7 4 (0.67%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.51%) HTTP
8 3 (0.51%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.51%) IPsec
8 3 (0.51%) MPLS
8 3 (0.51%) SSL
8 3 (0.51%) WAN
8 3 (0.51%) Wireless Security
9 2 (0.34%) SCCP
9 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (0.67%) Big Data
3 2 (0.34%) GIS
3 2 (0.34%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.17%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Burp Suite
2 3 (0.51%) Metasploit
General
1 176 (29.63%) Finance
2 46 (7.74%) Legal
3 37 (6.23%) Banking
4 30 (5.05%) Marketing
5 20 (3.37%) Law
6 19 (3.20%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.86%) Games
8 13 (2.19%) Retail
9 7 (1.18%) French Language
9 7 (1.18%) Italian Language
9 7 (1.18%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.51%) Electronics
12 3 (0.51%) Local Government
12 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.35%) Web Services
2 5 (0.84%) AngularJS
2 5 (0.84%) Node.js
2 5 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (0.84%) SAML
2 5 (0.84%) XACML
3 4 (0.67%) SailPoint
3 4 (0.67%) SPML
4 2 (0.34%) .NET
5 1 (0.17%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.17%) HTML
5 1 (0.17%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.17%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.17%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 81 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 53 (8.92%) Data Protection Act
3 31 (5.22%) Cyber Attack
4 23 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.37%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.69%) Cybercrime
7 13 (2.19%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
9 9 (1.52%) Cyber Defence
10 6 (1.01%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.84%) CESG
11 5 (0.84%) Fintech
11 5 (0.84%) PMI
12 4 (0.67%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.51%) CESG CLAS
13 3 (0.51%) Social Media
14 2 (0.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.34%) Online Games
14 2 (0.34%) PKI
14 2 (0.34%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.25%) Windows
2 34 (5.72%) Linux
3 30 (5.05%) Windows Server
4 25 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 25 (4.21%) Mac OS X
5 5 (0.84%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.67%) Unix
6 4 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) GCOS
9 1 (0.17%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (68.35%) Information Security
2 308 (51.85%) Cybersecurity
3 169 (28.45%) Risk Management
4 133 (22.39%) Data Protection
5 73 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (12.12%) Project Management
7 70 (11.78%) Penetration Testing
8 69 (11.62%) SIEM
9 68 (11.45%) Security Operations
9 68 (11.45%) Vulnerability Management
10 64 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 64 (10.77%) ITIL
11 59 (9.93%) Data Loss Prevention
12 56 (9.43%) Security Management
12 56 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 54 (9.09%) Business Continuity
14 48 (8.08%) Security Architecture
15 47 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
15 47 (7.91%) Incident Management
16 41 (6.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.19%) PowerShell
1 13 (2.19%) Python
2 12 (2.02%) PHP
3 6 (1.01%) JavaScript
4 5 (0.84%) SQL
5 2 (0.34%) Java
5 2 (0.34%) Ruby
6 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.17%) C
6 1 (0.17%) C#
6 1 (0.17%) C++
6 1 (0.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 354 (59.60%) CISSP
2 297 (50.00%) CISM
3 144 (24.24%) CISA
4 114 (19.19%) Degree
5 69 (11.62%) Security Cleared
6 64 (10.77%) SC Cleared
7 34 (5.72%) CESG Certified Professional
8 28 (4.71%) CEH
9 27 (4.55%) SANS
10 26 (4.38%) GIAC
11 19 (3.20%) DV Cleared
11 19 (3.20%) IISP
11 19 (3.20%) ISEB
12 15 (2.53%) CISMP
13 13 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (2.02%) ISACA
15 10 (1.68%) CLAS
16 9 (1.52%) MBA
16 9 (1.52%) PMI Certification
17 8 (1.35%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (33.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (10.77%) PCI DSS
3 26 (4.38%) GDPR
4 22 (3.70%) COBIT
5 20 (3.37%) Cyber Essentials
6 16 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (2.02%) QA
8 8 (1.35%) BS25999
9 5 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.67%) SLA
10 4 (0.67%) Web Application Security Consortium
11 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.51%) ISO22301
11 3 (0.51%) ISO27002
11 3 (0.51%) RMADS
12 2 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.17%) EMIR
13 1 (0.17%) FISMA
13 1 (0.17%) GPG13
System Software
1 43 (7.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Firmware
2 1 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (0.84%) CA Single Sign-On
1 5 (0.84%) Nessus
2 4 (0.67%) CSIRT
2 4 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (0.51%) SCCM
4 2 (0.34%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 2 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.34%) QRadar
4 2 (0.34%) WSUS
5 1 (0.17%) Kibana
5 1 (0.17%) logstash
5 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.17%) Nmap
5 1 (0.17%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 28 (4.71%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.21%) Apple
3 17 (2.86%) Cisco
4 13 (2.19%) ServiceNow
5 11 (1.85%) CheckPoint
6 9 (1.52%) VMware
7 8 (1.35%) Palo Alto
8 7 (1.18%) AlienVault
9 6 (1.01%) Fortinet
10 5 (0.84%) F5
10 5 (0.84%) Oracle
11 4 (0.67%) ForgeRock
11 4 (0.67%) IFS
11 4 (0.67%) Intel Security
11 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.67%) Symantec
12 3 (0.51%) Splunk
13 2 (0.34%) ArcSight
13 2 (0.34%) Riverbed
13 2 (0.34%) Sonus
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £125000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, family PMI
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, stock, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £90k dependent on experience - excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £800000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £90k dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £110,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £650000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: £70k - £90k dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Flexible Banking Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago