Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Security Manager
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 203 288
Rank change year-on-year -14 +85 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 46 76 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.99% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.01% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 19
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,999 £41,500
90th Percentile £67,875 £67,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6547 7529 9094
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.11% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5520 6499 7352
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £60,275 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Security Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +17 41 £51,000 -11.30% 6
Bradford -14 3 £55,750 -14.23%
Pudsey - 2 £57,500 -
Security Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 44 (95.65%) Information Security
2 30 (65.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (39.13%) Risk Management
4 17 (36.96%) IT Audit
5 15 (32.61%) Data Protection
6 13 (28.26%) PCI DSS
6 13 (28.26%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (28.26%) GDPR
6 13 (28.26%) CISSP
6 13 (28.26%) Security Management
7 12 (26.09%) CISM
8 11 (23.91%) Information Security Management
9 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
10 9 (19.57%) Finance
10 9 (19.57%) ISMS
11 8 (17.39%) Retail
12 7 (15.22%) COBIT
12 7 (15.22%) Legal
13 6 (13.04%) CISA
13 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (13.04%) Data Loss Prevention
13 6 (13.04%) Threat Detection
13 6 (13.04%) Security Operations
13 6 (13.04%) Mobile Computing
14 5 (10.87%) Internal Audit
14 5 (10.87%) Compliance Audit
14 5 (10.87%) CRISC
14 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (10.87%) Information Management
15 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) LAN
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) VLAN
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Retail
3 7 (15.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) EDI
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.04%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) Information Security
2 18 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 17 (36.96%) IT Audit
4 15 (32.61%) Data Protection
5 13 (28.26%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (28.26%) Security Management
6 11 (23.91%) Information Security Management
7 9 (19.57%) ISMS
8 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.04%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (13.04%) Security Operations
8 6 (13.04%) Threat Detection
9 5 (10.87%) Compliance Audit
9 5 (10.87%) Information Management
9 5 (10.87%) Internal Audit
9 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.70%) Change Management
10 4 (8.70%) Data Governance
10 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) CISSP
2 12 (26.09%) CISM
3 6 (13.04%) CISA
4 5 (10.87%) CRISC
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
6 2 (4.35%) SANS
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (65.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (28.26%) GDPR
2 13 (28.26%) PCI DSS
3 7 (15.22%) COBIT
4 3 (6.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (6.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Darktrace
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Shadows
3 2 (4.35%) Symantec