The median annual salary for a Security Project Manager was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 May 2017.

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

Security Project Manager
UK
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 904 931
Rank change year-on-year +71 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 36 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.028% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.029% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 27
Median salary £49,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.61% +23.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £90,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £59,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -27.96% +12.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82816 95137 103282
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.22% 96.43% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68401 79976 84650
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  

Security Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Project Manager in the UK

Security Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Security Project Manager in the UK

Security Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Project Manager over the 3 months to 25 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Project Manager in the UK

Security Project Manager
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
England +73 34 £49,000 -24.61% 2
London +69 17 £49,000 -45.55% 1
South East +65 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Berkshire +37 9 £42,500 -5.55%
Newbury - 6 £42,500 -
North West -24 3 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Leicester - 3 £30,250 -
Manchester - 3 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £30,250 -
City of London - 3 £55,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £30,250 -
Scotland +19 2 £70,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £45,000 -
South West -1 1 £65,000 +6.99%
Edinburgh -6 1 £70,000 -
Bristol -11 1 £65,000 +6.99%
Canary Wharf - 1 £80,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, Security Project 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 featuring Security Project Manager in the job title.

1 40 (88.89%) Project Management
2 20 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 14 (31.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (31.11%) Risk Management
3 14 (31.11%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (28.89%) Finance
4 13 (28.89%) LAN
4 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (26.67%) Information Security
6 10 (22.22%) Firewall
7 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (20.00%) SIEM
7 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 8 (17.78%) PMI Certification
9 7 (15.56%) Windows
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
9 7 (15.56%) PMI
9 7 (15.56%) Wireless
9 7 (15.56%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
10 6 (13.33%) VLAN
10 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco
10 6 (13.33%) VoIP
10 6 (13.33%) WAN
10 6 (13.33%) PRINCE
11 5 (11.11%) ArcSight
12 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) LAN
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 7 (15.56%) Wireless
4 6 (13.33%) VLAN
4 6 (13.33%) VoIP
4 6 (13.33%) WAN
4 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.22%) Network Security
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Arabic Language
4 1 (2.22%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Russian Language
4 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) PMI
2 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) CCTV
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Project Management
2 20 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 14 (31.11%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (31.11%) Risk Management
4 12 (26.67%) Information Security
5 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (20.00%) SIEM
6 6 (13.33%) PRINCE
6 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Change Management
8 3 (6.67%) Line Management
8 3 (6.67%) Service Management
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.44%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (4.44%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (17.78%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.89%) CISSP
4 3 (6.67%) CISA
4 3 (6.67%) CISM
4 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CEH
5 2 (4.44%) ISEB
5 2 (4.44%) PMP
6 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) COBIT
1 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.22%) GDPR
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.22%) PMO
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco
2 5 (11.11%) ArcSight
3 4 (8.89%) CyberArk
3 4 (8.89%) Forcepoint
3 4 (8.89%) Varonis
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.22%) Splunk
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McGregor Boyall
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