The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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 West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 216 239
Rank change year-on-year 0 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 17 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.49% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 10
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +2.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,620 £50,100 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £82,000 £80,500
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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5067 5129 5828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.99% 97.64% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4214 4347 4914
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in the South West

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in the South West

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for Security Manager in the South West

Security Manager
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -24 7 £65,000 +10.63%
Dorset - 5 £48,700 -
Gloucestershire -3 3 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Security Manager
England

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

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 West region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 17 (51.52%) Information Security
2 11 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 11 (33.33%) CISSP
3 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
4 9 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (27.27%) Marketing
4 9 (27.27%) Electronics
4 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 9 (27.27%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 9 (27.27%) SAP
4 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (24.24%) SIEM
5 8 (24.24%) CISA
6 7 (21.21%) Security Management
6 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
6 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
6 7 (21.21%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (18.18%) ArcSight
7 6 (18.18%) LogRhythm
7 6 (18.18%) Legal
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco
8 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (12.12%) FortiGate

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (9.09%) Wireless
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) VLAN
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (27.27%) Electronics
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
1 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 9 (27.27%) Marketing
1 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.18%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
1 7 (21.21%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Information Security
2 11 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
4 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (24.24%) SIEM
6 7 (21.21%) Security Management
6 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
8 4 (12.12%) Information Security Management
8 4 (12.12%) IT Governance
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.09%) Threat Management
10 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
10 2 (6.06%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) CISSP
2 8 (24.24%) CISA
3 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) CISM
4 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) PMP
6 1 (3.03%) ISSMP
6 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.09%) PMO
4 1 (3.03%) COBIT
4 1 (3.03%) GDPR
4 1 (3.03%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (3.03%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 6 (18.18%) ArcSight
2 6 (18.18%) LogRhythm
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
4 2 (6.06%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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