The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £70,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 29 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.37% 1.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Watford median annual salary £70,500 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.46% -  
Hertfordshire median annual salary £75,000 £55,440 £65,000
% change year-on-year +35.28% -14.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 527 470 543
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.23% 97.92% 99.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 1825 2191
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Watford

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Watford

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Watford region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (50.00%) RMADS
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (50.00%) CLAS
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
1 2 (50.00%) ISAE 3402

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

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CLAS
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) RMADS