Period
to 5 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Manager
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 62 97
Rank change year-on-year -4 +35 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 5 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.83% 1.58% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.60% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Staffordshire median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -20.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £51,750 £46,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £53,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 593 686 1,150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.85% 98.42% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 522 616 926
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.46% +4.67% -
10th Percentile £21,025 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings that featured Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Staffordshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Staffordshire

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Security
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) CyberArk
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Thycotic
3 2 (40.00%) Centrify
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) Privileged Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) BeyondTrust
3 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Azure
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Data Security
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) Privileged Identity Management
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) BeyondTrust
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) Centrify
1 2 (40.00%) CyberArk
1 2 (40.00%) Thycotic