The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 155 171
Rank change year-on-year -26 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 28 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.67% 0.66% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.67% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 12
Median salary £60,000 £52,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.74% +8.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,200 £74,450 £61,300
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% +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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4114 3431 3209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.20% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 2950 2672
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Manchester

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Manchester

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Manchester

Security Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Stockport - 3 £55,000 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £47,500 -
Security Manager
North West

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

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 Manchester region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 30 (73.17%) Information Security
2 28 (68.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (63.41%) CISSP
4 22 (53.66%) CISM
5 18 (43.90%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (29.27%) CISA
6 12 (29.27%) CRISC
6 12 (29.27%) Data Protection
6 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
7 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
7 11 (26.83%) GDPR
8 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
8 10 (24.39%) Degree
9 9 (21.95%) Internet
10 8 (19.51%) SANS
11 7 (17.07%) Project Management
11 7 (17.07%) Finance
11 7 (17.07%) Security Management
12 6 (14.63%) Scrum
12 6 (14.63%) ITIL
12 6 (14.63%) Coaching
12 6 (14.63%) ISO 22301
12 6 (14.63%) Information Security Governance
12 6 (14.63%) Internet of Things
12 6 (14.63%) Security Architecture
12 6 (14.63%) ISMS
12 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (14.63%) Retail
12 6 (14.63%) CISMP
12 6 (14.63%) Privileged Access Management

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (4.88%) SAP EP
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) LAN
3 2 (4.88%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) VLAN
4 1 (2.44%) VoIP
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Composer
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.32%) Billing
5 3 (7.32%) Games
5 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Internet of Things
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) CESG
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) PMI
5 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Information Security
2 18 (43.90%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (29.27%) Data Protection
4 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
5 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
6 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 7 (17.07%) Security Management
7 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.63%) Coaching
7 6 (14.63%) Information Security Governance
7 6 (14.63%) ISMS
7 6 (14.63%) ITIL
7 6 (14.63%) Privileged Access Management
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) Security Architecture
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.20%) Information Security Management
8 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
8 5 (12.20%) Supplier Management
9 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) CISSP
2 22 (53.66%) CISM
3 12 (29.27%) CISA
3 12 (29.27%) CRISC
4 10 (24.39%) Degree
5 8 (19.51%) SANS
6 6 (14.63%) CISMP
7 3 (7.32%) Master's Degree
8 2 (4.88%) CCNA
8 2 (4.88%) CCSP
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (4.88%) GCIA
8 2 (4.88%) GCIH
8 2 (4.88%) ISEB
8 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.44%) CEH
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (68.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
3 11 (26.83%) GDPR
4 6 (14.63%) ISO 22301
5 4 (9.76%) ISO 9001
5 4 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (7.32%) ISO 14001
7 1 (2.44%) COBIT
7 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (2.44%) HIPAA
7 1 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
Manchester, Lancashire
Begbies Traynor
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + exc benefits/ pen/ bonus/ flex work
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 33 days, exc pen, bonus, flex/ben
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £63000 - £85000 per annum + car, flex working, exc pen/ hol
Posted: 14 days ago