The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 298 366
Rank change year-on-year -43 +68  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 55 148 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.80% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.83% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 46 131 85
Median salary £57,500 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.86% +5.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £75,000
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 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 13973 17912 20759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.94% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11705 15216 16890
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in the South East

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in the South East

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in the South East

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 Security Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire -24 18 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Hampshire +24 12 £63,500 +18.13% 3
East Sussex +12 12 £55,000 +10.00%
Surrey +9 5 £55,000 +0.81% 3
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £60,000 -7.69%
Middlesex - 4 £58,750 -
Security Manager
England

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

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

1 54 (52.94%) Information Security
2 44 (43.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (38.24%) CISSP
4 29 (28.43%) Risk Management
5 26 (25.49%) Security Operations
6 25 (24.51%) CISM
7 22 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (18.63%) Network Security
9 18 (17.65%) Firewall
10 15 (14.71%) Project Management
10 15 (14.71%) ITIL
10 15 (14.71%) ISMS
10 15 (14.71%) PCI DSS
11 14 (13.73%) ITSM
11 14 (13.73%) Change Management
12 13 (12.75%) SIEM
12 13 (12.75%) Degree
13 12 (11.76%) CISA
13 12 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
14 11 (10.78%) Finance
14 11 (10.78%) Business Continuity
14 11 (10.78%) Windows
14 11 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (9.80%) Data Protection
15 10 (9.80%) PRINCE2
15 10 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
15 10 (9.80%) Security Management
15 10 (9.80%) Management Information System
15 10 (9.80%) Internal Audit
15 10 (9.80%) Information Assurance

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) Network Security
2 18 (17.65%) Firewall
3 8 (7.84%) LAN
3 8 (7.84%) Wireless
4 3 (2.94%) WAN
5 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.96%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.98%) DMZ
6 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Marketing
2 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) .NET
1 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.98%) ActiveX
1 1 (0.98%) WinForms
1 1 (0.98%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.94%) CESG
3 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.96%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.96%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.98%) CCTV
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.96%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.94%) Information Security
2 29 (28.43%) Risk Management
3 26 (25.49%) Security Operations
4 22 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (14.71%) ISMS
5 15 (14.71%) ITIL
5 15 (14.71%) Project Management
6 14 (13.73%) Change Management
6 14 (13.73%) ITSM
7 13 (12.75%) SIEM
8 12 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
9 11 (10.78%) Business Continuity
9 11 (10.78%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (9.80%) Data Protection
10 10 (9.80%) Information Assurance
10 10 (9.80%) Internal Audit
10 10 (9.80%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (9.80%) Security Management
11 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.96%) C
2 1 (0.98%) C#
2 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (38.24%) CISSP
2 25 (24.51%) CISM
3 13 (12.75%) Degree
4 12 (11.76%) CISA
5 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.92%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (2.94%) CEH
7 3 (2.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.96%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (1.96%) CLAS
8 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.98%) CRISC
9 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.98%) PMP
9 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.98%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (43.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (14.71%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.88%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.92%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (3.92%) GDPR
4 4 (3.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 3 (2.94%) ISO 22301
5 3 (2.94%) ISO 31000
5 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.96%) RMADS
7 1 (0.98%) COBIT
7 1 (0.98%) PMO
7 1 (0.98%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (4.90%) Cisco
2 4 (3.92%) CyberArk
3 3 (2.94%) F5
3 3 (2.94%) Fortinet
4 2 (1.96%) ArcSight
4 2 (1.96%) Forcepoint
4 2 (1.96%) Juniper
4 2 (1.96%) LogRhythm
4 2 (1.96%) Varonis
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.98%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.98%) VMware
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