The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 80 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.53% 0.28% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.28% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £75,000 £53,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.53% +26.47%  
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 550 710 771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.52% 98.07% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 505 668 613
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Southampton

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Southampton

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Southampton region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) CEH
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Telesales
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Business Development
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Telesales
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CEH
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP