Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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

Security Manager
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 291 243
Rank change year-on-year +66 -48 +88
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 59 25 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.26% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.27% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 73
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £46,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.90% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 8,090 9,292 11,032
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 97.47% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,649 7,793 9,253
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Yorkshire

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Yorkshire

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Yorkshire

Security Manager
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +45 39 £60,000 +4.35% 3
South Yorkshire - 17 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £57,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 39 (66.10%) Information Security
2 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (33.90%) Finance
4 19 (32.20%) Risk Management
4 19 (32.20%) Security Management
4 19 (32.20%) CISSP
4 19 (32.20%) PCI DSS
5 17 (28.81%) ISMS
5 17 (28.81%) Firewall
6 16 (27.12%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (27.12%) GDPR
7 15 (25.42%) Data Protection
8 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
8 13 (22.03%) Information Security Management
8 13 (22.03%) CISM
9 12 (20.34%) Security Operations
10 11 (18.64%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (16.95%) SIEM
11 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (16.95%) Degree
12 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
12 9 (15.25%) SaaS
12 9 (15.25%) Project Management
12 9 (15.25%) Identity Access Management
13 8 (13.56%) IT Audit
13 8 (13.56%) Dell
13 8 (13.56%) FTP
13 8 (13.56%) Splunk
14 7 (11.86%) LogLogic
14 7 (11.86%) OWASP

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) SaaS
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.08%) IaaS
4 3 (5.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) FTP
3 7 (11.86%) IPsec
3 7 (11.86%) SSL
3 7 (11.86%) VPN
4 3 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (5.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SAP BW
1 3 (5.08%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Law
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) LDAP
2 3 (5.08%) JSON
2 3 (5.08%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.47%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Fintech
4 2 (3.39%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (3.39%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.69%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) Information Security
2 19 (32.20%) Risk Management
2 19 (32.20%) Security Management
3 17 (28.81%) ISMS
4 16 (27.12%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (25.42%) Data Protection
6 13 (22.03%) Information Security Management
7 12 (20.34%) Security Operations
8 11 (18.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (16.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.95%) SIEM
10 9 (15.25%) Identity Access Management
10 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
10 9 (15.25%) Project Management
11 8 (13.56%) IT Audit
12 7 (11.86%) Critical Thinking
12 7 (11.86%) OWASP
12 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
13 5 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) CISSP
2 13 (22.03%) CISM
3 10 (16.95%) Degree
4 5 (8.47%) CISA
5 2 (3.39%) CCNA
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.39%) CISMP
6 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.69%) GSLC
6 1 (1.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (1.69%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.69%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (32.20%) PCI DSS
3 16 (27.12%) GDPR
4 7 (11.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (10.17%) COBIT
5 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.69%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (6.78%) Nessus
1 4 (6.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Dell
1 8 (13.56%) Splunk
2 7 (11.86%) LogLogic
2 7 (11.86%) Qualys
2 7 (11.86%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco
3 4 (6.78%) McAfee
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Ivanti