The median annual salary for a IT Security Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Manager
England / South East
Rank 362 409 427
Rank change year-on-year +47 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 19 51 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.27% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.27% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 48 13
Median salary £47,500 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.62% -2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £22,050 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14422 18600 19935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.51% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12036 15863 16077
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured IT Security Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Manager in the South East

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IT Security Manager in the South East

IT Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Security Manager in the South East

IT Security Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
East Sussex - 14 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire +30 2 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Surrey +24 2 - - 3
West Sussex +10 1 £52,500 -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT 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 South East region featuring IT Security Manager in the job title.

1 22 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (71.43%) Information Security
3 16 (57.14%) Security Operations
4 13 (46.43%) Change Management
4 13 (46.43%) ITSM
5 8 (28.57%) Data Security
5 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 7 (25.00%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) CISA
8 5 (17.86%) CISM
9 4 (14.29%) Project Management
9 4 (14.29%) CISSP
9 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (14.29%) Firewall
9 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
9 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 4 (14.29%) COBIT
9 4 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.71%) Target Operating Model
10 3 (10.71%) SIEM
10 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
10 3 (10.71%) CRISC
10 3 (10.71%) IT Governance
10 3 (10.71%) GISF
10 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
10 3 (10.71%) Finance
10 3 (10.71%) Legal
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.14%) Replication

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.57%) IPsec
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Information Security
2 16 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 13 (46.43%) Change Management
3 13 (46.43%) ITSM
4 8 (28.57%) Data Security
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) IT Governance
7 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) SIEM
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.14%) Information Governance
8 2 (7.14%) ISMS
8 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CISA
2 5 (17.86%) CISM
3 4 (14.29%) CISSP
4 3 (10.71%) CRISC
4 3 (10.71%) GISF
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.29%) COBIT
3 2 (7.14%) GDPR
3 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
3 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.57%) PMO
4 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k -£50k
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: 6 month Fixed Term Contract - £40,000-£50,000 pa pro rata
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People Services Ltd
Salary: 6 Month Fixed Term Contract - £40k-£50k pa pro rata
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago