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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 247 307 311
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 9 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.15% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 3
Average salary £103,000 £52,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.19% -32.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £47,500 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £82,500 £89,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -9.09%
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
6294 9752 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 8452 8446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) CISSP
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (93.75%) CISM
3 13 (81.25%) Finance
4 11 (68.75%) SIEM
5 10 (62.50%) CISA
6 9 (56.25%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (56.25%) Banking
6 9 (56.25%) Identity Management
6 9 (56.25%) Intel Security
7 4 (25.00%) People Management
8 3 (18.75%) GREM
8 3 (18.75%) Threat Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) CCFP
8 3 (18.75%) EnCE
8 3 (18.75%) GPEN
8 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) SSCP
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) GCIA
8 3 (18.75%) GCFA
9 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (12.50%) GIAC
9 2 (12.50%) ISSAP
9 2 (12.50%) Security Management
9 2 (12.50%) IIS
9 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (12.50%) IISP
9 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) SIEM
3 9 (56.25%) Identity Management
3 9 (56.25%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) People Management
5 3 (18.75%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (93.75%) CISM
3 10 (62.50%) CISA
4 3 (18.75%) CCFP
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) EnCE
4 3 (18.75%) GCFA
4 3 (18.75%) GCIA
4 3 (18.75%) GPEN
4 3 (18.75%) GREM
4 3 (18.75%) SSCP
5 2 (12.50%) GIAC
5 2 (12.50%) IISP
5 2 (12.50%) ISSAP
6 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.25%) Splunk
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec