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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 671 756 698
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -58
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 208 130 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 182 111 112
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £59,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-11.01% +2.60%
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
London +77 129 £75,000 +25.00% 4
South East +28 47 £52,500 -19.23% 2
North West -2 12 £50,000 -23.07%
East Midlands -5 6 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Yorkshire +14 4 £49,000 -6.66% 1
East of England -4 3 £55,000 -26.66% 2
South West -12 3 £51,500 +49.27%
North East -4 1 £53,500 +50.70% 1
West Midlands -18 1 £80,000 +48.14% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Information Security Manager
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 385 (100.00%) Information Security
2 232 (60.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 204 (52.99%) CISSP
4 141 (36.62%) CISM
5 106 (27.53%) Security Management
6 105 (27.27%) PCI DSS
7 93 (24.16%) Risk Management
8 75 (19.48%) CISA
9 74 (19.22%) Information Security Management
10 69 (17.92%) Management Information System
11 67 (17.40%) ISMS
12 62 (16.10%) Finance
13 60 (15.58%) Risk Assessment
14 58 (15.06%) Data Protection
15 57 (14.81%) Business Continuity
16 50 (12.99%) ITIL
17 49 (12.73%) Banking
18 46 (11.95%) Disaster Recovery
19 44 (11.43%) Data Centre
20 39 (10.13%) Firewall
20 39 (10.13%) Degree
21 33 (8.57%) Security Architecture
22 32 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
23 31 (8.05%) Wireless
23 31 (8.05%) People Management
24 30 (7.79%) Cyber Security
24 30 (7.79%) Project Management
25 29 (7.53%) BCP
25 29 (7.53%) CRISC
25 29 (7.53%) SIEM

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (2.34%) IIS
2 6 (1.56%) Apache
3 4 (1.04%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.30%) MS Project
2 4 (1.04%) MS Office
3 3 (0.78%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.19%) SaaS
2 3 (0.78%) IaaS
2 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.13%) Firewall
2 31 (8.05%) Wireless
3 18 (4.68%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (3.12%) Network Security
5 10 (2.60%) Internet
6 8 (2.08%) LAN
7 7 (1.82%) VPN
8 6 (1.56%) WAN
9 5 (1.30%) MPLS
10 4 (1.04%) IPsec
11 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.26%) SMTP
12 1 (0.26%) FTP
12 1 (0.26%) HTTP
12 1 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.30%) Big Data
2 3 (0.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Subversion
1 2 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 62 (16.10%) Finance
2 49 (12.73%) Banking
3 28 (7.27%) Legal
4 22 (5.71%) Retail
5 11 (2.86%) Law
6 8 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.04%) Publishing
9 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Marketing
11 1 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.04%) .NET
1 4 (1.04%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.78%) Web Services
3 2 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 69 (17.92%) Management Information System
2 44 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.94%) Data Protection Act
4 17 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.38%) RMADS
6 8 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.56%) CESG
7 6 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (1.04%) Semantic Web
9 3 (0.78%) Social Network
9 3 (0.78%) NHS
9 3 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.52%) Life Science
11 1 (0.26%) Blog
11 1 (0.26%) Online Games
11 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.26%) BYOD
11 1 (0.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.19%) Windows
2 12 (3.12%) UNIX
3 6 (1.56%) Linux
4 4 (1.04%) Android
4 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.52%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (100.00%) Information Security
2 106 (27.53%) Security Management
3 93 (24.16%) Risk Management
4 74 (19.22%) Information Security Management
5 67 (17.40%) ISMS
6 60 (15.58%) Risk Assessment
7 58 (15.06%) Data Protection
8 57 (14.81%) Business Continuity
9 50 (12.99%) ITIL
10 46 (11.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 33 (8.57%) Security Architecture
12 32 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (8.05%) People Management
14 30 (7.79%) Cyber Security
14 30 (7.79%) Project Management
15 29 (7.53%) BCP
15 29 (7.53%) SIEM
16 24 (6.23%) Information Assurance
16 24 (6.23%) PRINCE2
17 21 (5.45%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.30%) C
2 4 (1.04%) C#
2 4 (1.04%) C++
2 4 (1.04%) Java
3 2 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 204 (52.99%) CISSP
2 141 (36.62%) CISM
3 75 (19.48%) CISA
4 39 (10.13%) Degree
5 29 (7.53%) CRISC
6 14 (3.64%) Security Cleared
7 11 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.60%) GIAC
9 9 (2.34%) CCNA
10 8 (2.08%) CEH
11 7 (1.82%) CISMP
11 7 (1.82%) PCI QSA
12 6 (1.56%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.30%) MCP
13 5 (1.30%) MCSE
13 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (1.04%) GCIA
14 4 (1.04%) SSCP
14 4 (1.04%) CSSLP
14 4 (1.04%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (60.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 105 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 27 (7.01%) COBIT
4 19 (4.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (2.34%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.04%) ISO 9000
6 4 (1.04%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.52%) COSO
7 2 (0.52%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.26%) GCP
8 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.56%) RACF
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.34%) Nessus
2 6 (1.56%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 6 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (1.04%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 10 (2.60%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.08%) CA
3 6 (1.56%) Tripwire
3 6 (1.56%) Oracle
3 6 (1.56%) Cisco
4 4 (1.04%) IBM
4 4 (1.04%) HP
5 2 (0.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.52%) Qualys
6 1 (0.26%) Symantec
6 1 (0.26%) Websense
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