Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £49,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Security Manager
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 103 104
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 15 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.96% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.31% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 7
North East median annual salary £49,250 £50,750 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.96% -5.14% -
10th Percentile £42,166 £40,937 £44,850
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,500 £57,800
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +11.11% -2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,521 1,270 1,311
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 95.78% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,326 1,072 1,144
North East median annual salary £38,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -1.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in the North East

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in the North East

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in the North East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in the North East

Security Manager
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -2 12 £48,500 -19.17% 1
Durham -11 1 - -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 North East region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (93.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (80.00%) CISSP
4 11 (73.33%) CISM
5 7 (46.67%) CISA
6 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) GDPR
7 5 (33.33%) ISMS
7 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
7 5 (33.33%) CRISC
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
8 4 (26.67%) Security Management
8 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (26.67%) CISMP
8 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (26.67%) SIEM
8 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
8 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
8 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
8 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
8 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (20.00%) IT Audit
10 2 (13.33%) Capita

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) SMS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.67%) CESG
4 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (6.67%) Learning Management System
4 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ISMS
3 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (26.67%) Patch Management
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
3 4 (26.67%) SIEM
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (26.67%) Web Filtering
4 3 (20.00%) IT Audit
5 2 (13.33%) Compliance Audit
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 11 (73.33%) CISM
3 7 (46.67%) CISA
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) CRISC
6 4 (26.67%) CISMP
7 1 (6.67%) ISEB
7 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) GDPR
3 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (6.67%) ISO 9000
5 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Capita