The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 619 770 798
Rank change year-on-year
+151 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 296 159 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 260 141 98
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -9.09%
Information Security Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in England

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in England

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +95 103 £57,500 -8.00% 5
London +39 92 £75,000 +15.38% 4
Yorkshire +16 35 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +8 27 £62,500 -3.84% 1
North West +23 12 £50,000 +53.84% 3
East Midlands 0 10 £62,500 -7.40%
South West -11 9 £56,250 -13.46%
East of England +2 4 £50,000 -
North East +4 2 £51,500 +44.74%
Information Security Manager
UK

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 507 (99.41%) Information Security
2 348 (68.24%) CISSP
3 304 (59.61%) CISM
4 269 (52.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 187 (36.67%) Risk Management
6 183 (35.88%) Security Management
7 149 (29.22%) Management Information System
8 148 (29.02%) Finance
9 144 (28.24%) Information Security Management
10 142 (27.84%) PCI DSS
11 131 (25.69%) CISA
12 104 (20.39%) ISMS
13 83 (16.27%) Legal
14 73 (14.31%) ITIL
15 71 (13.92%) Degree
16 64 (12.55%) Project Management
17 58 (11.37%) Disaster Recovery
18 56 (10.98%) Incident Management
19 55 (10.78%) Firewall
20 54 (10.59%) Cybersecurity
21 53 (10.39%) Data Protection
22 50 (9.80%) Windows
23 48 (9.41%) Security Operations
24 47 (9.22%) Security Architecture
24 47 (9.22%) Penetration Testing
25 46 (9.02%) Business Continuity
26 45 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
26 45 (8.82%) IIS
26 45 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
26 45 (8.82%) IISP

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 45 (8.82%) IIS
2 2 (0.39%) CMS
2 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.59%) MS Office
1 3 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.39%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.78%) Firewall
2 44 (8.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 35 (6.86%) Wireless
4 23 (4.51%) LAN
4 23 (4.51%) WAN
5 19 (3.73%) Internet
6 18 (3.53%) Network Security
7 13 (2.55%) MPLS
8 6 (1.18%) VPN
9 3 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.59%) IPsec
10 2 (0.39%) SSL
11 1 (0.20%) DMZ
11 1 (0.20%) Intranet
11 1 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.20%) Big Data
2 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 148 (29.02%) Finance
2 83 (16.27%) Legal
3 40 (7.84%) Banking
4 20 (3.92%) Retail
5 14 (2.75%) Law
6 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.57%) Publishing
7 7 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.98%) Electronics
8 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.98%) German Language
9 4 (0.78%) Marketing
10 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.39%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 149 (29.22%) Management Information System
2 32 (6.27%) Data Centre
3 23 (4.51%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
6 14 (2.75%) Mainframe
7 11 (2.16%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (1.76%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.18%) CESG
10 6 (1.18%) PKI
11 5 (0.98%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.78%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.78%) Life Science
13 3 (0.59%) Cyber Attack
13 3 (0.59%) Fintech
13 3 (0.59%) PMI
14 2 (0.39%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 50 (9.80%) Windows
2 20 (3.92%) Linux
3 13 (2.55%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.35%) Unix
5 7 (1.37%) VMS
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (99.41%) Information Security
2 187 (36.67%) Risk Management
3 183 (35.88%) Security Management
4 144 (28.24%) Information Security Management
5 104 (20.39%) ISMS
6 73 (14.31%) ITIL
7 64 (12.55%) Project Management
8 58 (11.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 56 (10.98%) Incident Management
10 54 (10.59%) Cybersecurity
11 53 (10.39%) Data Protection
12 48 (9.41%) Security Operations
13 47 (9.22%) Penetration Testing
13 47 (9.22%) Security Architecture
14 46 (9.02%) Business Continuity
15 45 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 45 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 42 (8.24%) SIEM
17 37 (7.25%) Data Privacy
18 34 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.37%) SQL
2 4 (0.78%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.59%) C
3 3 (0.59%) Python
4 2 (0.39%) VB
5 1 (0.20%) AWK
5 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.20%) Perl
5 1 (0.20%) PHP
5 1 (0.20%) sed
5 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 348 (68.24%) CISSP
2 304 (59.61%) CISM
3 131 (25.69%) CISA
4 71 (13.92%) Degree
5 45 (8.82%) IISP
6 31 (6.08%) CRISC
7 30 (5.88%) CLAS
8 24 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (4.12%) GIAC
10 18 (3.53%) CISMP
10 18 (3.53%) GCIA
11 17 (3.33%) SSCP
12 16 (3.14%) CCNA
13 15 (2.94%) MCP
13 15 (2.94%) SC Cleared
13 15 (2.94%) Security Cleared
14 14 (2.75%) CEH
15 13 (2.55%) GREM
16 11 (2.16%) CCFP
16 11 (2.16%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (52.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 142 (27.84%) PCI DSS
3 43 (8.43%) COBIT
4 21 (4.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 17 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (3.14%) RMADS
7 15 (2.94%) ISO 9001
8 7 (1.37%) ISO27002
9 6 (1.18%) ISO22301
10 5 (0.98%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.78%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (0.78%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.39%) BS25999
12 2 (0.39%) BS7799
12 2 (0.39%) QA
13 1 (0.20%) COSO
13 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.39%) Snort
3 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.78%) Nessus
1 4 (0.78%) QRadar
2 2 (0.39%) Nexpose
2 2 (0.39%) Proventia
3 1 (0.20%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.20%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (4.90%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.12%) Cisco
3 13 (2.55%) Intel Security
4 5 (0.98%) Remedy
5 4 (0.78%) CheckPoint
5 4 (0.78%) Oracle
6 3 (0.59%) Citrix
6 3 (0.59%) SAP
6 3 (0.59%) Splunk
7 2 (0.39%) AlienVault
7 2 (0.39%) ArcSight
7 2 (0.39%) F5
7 2 (0.39%) LogRhythm
7 2 (0.39%) Qualys
7 2 (0.39%) ScanSafe
7 2 (0.39%) Symantec
8 1 (0.20%) HP
8 1 (0.20%) Progress
8 1 (0.20%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.20%) Veracode
Berkshire
Firefly HC
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + excellent pension and holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Healthcare, Pension.
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Versende
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + bens + flexi time
Posted: 20 days ago