The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 284 330 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 18 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.095% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 0
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
Information Security Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the City of London region.

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Manager in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (60.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (51.52%) Information Security Management
3 17 (51.52%) Security Management
3 17 (51.52%) Management Information System
4 16 (48.48%) CISM
4 16 (48.48%) PCI DSS
5 13 (39.39%) CISSP
6 9 (27.27%) ISMS
7 8 (24.24%) CISA
8 7 (21.21%) Firewall
8 7 (21.21%) Finance
8 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (21.21%) Line Management
9 6 (18.18%) CRISC
9 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
10 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (15.15%) ITIL
10 5 (15.15%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
11 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
11 4 (12.12%) Legal
12 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
12 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (9.09%) Internet
12 3 (9.09%) Information Assurance
12 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
12 3 (9.09%) Network Security

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.06%) Social Network
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (51.52%) Information Security Management
2 17 (51.52%) Security Management
3 9 (27.27%) ISMS
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.21%) Line Management
5 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL
6 5 (15.15%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (9.09%) Information Assurance
8 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.09%) Cyber Security
9 2 (6.06%) Database Security
9 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) CISM
2 13 (39.39%) CISSP
3 8 (24.24%) CISA
4 6 (18.18%) CRISC
5 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) ISACA
6 2 (6.06%) Degree
6 2 (6.06%) PCI QSA
6 2 (6.06%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (60.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (48.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.06%) COBIT
4 1 (3.03%) GCP
4 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Remedy
1 2 (6.06%) CA