The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 105 135 116
Rank change year-on-year +30 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 6 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.48% 0.31% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.33% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Median salary £85,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.82% -8.00%  
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1211 1823 2241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.27% 93.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1472 1534
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Reading

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Reading

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (38.46%) Presales
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) CISA
3 4 (30.77%) CISM
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Network Design
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) ISMS
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Huawei
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
4 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) Blog
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (38.46%) Presales
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Network Design
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) ISMS
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
4 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Generation
5 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISA
1 4 (30.77%) CISM
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GDPR
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Huawei
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