The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 825 785 806
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 77 71 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.068% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.072% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 56 48 56
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Information Security Manager
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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
London -33 39 £66,250 +1.92% 2
South East -24 11 £57,500 -4.16% 1
South West 0 6 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East of England -16 5 £61,250 +2.08%
West Midlands +5 4 £62,500 +13.63%
Yorkshire -44 4 £52,500 +18.30%
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
North West -2 3 £53,000 -24.28% 1
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 202 (100.00%) Information Security
2 128 (63.37%) CISSP
3 97 (48.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 87 (43.07%) CISM
5 82 (40.59%) Security Management
6 76 (37.62%) Risk Management
7 58 (28.71%) Management Information System
8 53 (26.24%) CISA
9 51 (25.25%) PCI DSS
10 49 (24.26%) Information Security Management
11 48 (23.76%) Finance
12 42 (20.79%) ITIL
13 36 (17.82%) Business Continuity
14 35 (17.33%) Risk Assessment
15 33 (16.34%) ISMS
16 27 (13.37%) Security Cleared
17 26 (12.87%) Legal
18 24 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
19 22 (10.89%) SC Cleared
20 21 (10.40%) Information Assurance
21 20 (9.90%) Data Protection
21 20 (9.90%) Business Continuity Management
21 20 (9.90%) Firewall
22 19 (9.41%) Project Management
22 19 (9.41%) COBIT
23 17 (8.42%) Data Security
24 16 (7.92%) Penetration Testing
24 16 (7.92%) Degree
25 15 (7.43%) Benchmarking
26 14 (6.93%) BCP

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (2.48%) IIS
2 2 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Project
1 1 (0.50%) MS Office
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.90%) Firewall
2 9 (4.46%) Wireless
3 2 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) FxCop
1 1 (0.50%) Paros
General
1 48 (23.76%) Finance
2 26 (12.87%) Legal
3 12 (5.94%) Banking
4 7 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.98%) Law
5 4 (1.98%) Retail
5 4 (1.98%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.98%) Local Government
5 4 (1.98%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.49%) Games
7 2 (0.99%) Advertising
7 2 (0.99%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 58 (28.71%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.93%) RMADS
3 12 (5.94%) CESG
4 7 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.48%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.49%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.49%) CCTV
8 2 (0.99%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) PMI
9 1 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.47%) Windows
2 6 (2.97%) Linux
3 4 (1.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (100.00%) Information Security
2 82 (40.59%) Security Management
3 76 (37.62%) Risk Management
4 49 (24.26%) Information Security Management
5 42 (20.79%) ITIL
6 36 (17.82%) Business Continuity
7 35 (17.33%) Risk Assessment
8 33 (16.34%) ISMS
9 24 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (10.40%) Information Assurance
11 20 (9.90%) Data Protection
11 20 (9.90%) Business Continuity Management
12 19 (9.41%) Project Management
13 17 (8.42%) Data Security
14 16 (7.92%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (7.43%) Benchmarking
16 14 (6.93%) BCP
16 14 (6.93%) E-Commerce
17 13 (6.44%) Risk Analysis
17 13 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.99%) SQL
2 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 128 (63.37%) CISSP
2 87 (43.07%) CISM
3 53 (26.24%) CISA
4 27 (13.37%) Security Cleared
5 22 (10.89%) SC Cleared
6 16 (7.92%) Degree
7 11 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.96%) CCNP
9 7 (3.47%) CGEIT
10 6 (2.97%) ISACA
11 4 (1.98%) GCIH
11 4 (1.98%) GCFA
11 4 (1.98%) CCSP
12 3 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (1.49%) SSCP
12 3 (1.49%) CCNA
12 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.49%) MCSE
12 3 (1.49%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (48.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (25.25%) PCI DSS
3 19 (9.41%) COBIT
4 11 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (3.47%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.98%) SLA
7 3 (1.49%) CESG Infosec
7 3 (1.49%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.99%) BS7799
8 2 (0.99%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.50%) COSO
9 1 (0.50%) BS25999
9 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (1.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 7 (3.47%) Cyber-Ark
2 6 (2.97%) McAfee
3 5 (2.48%) Symantec
4 4 (1.98%) Oracle
4 4 (1.98%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.50%) Qualys
5 1 (0.50%) CA
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco
5 1 (0.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.50%) SAP
5 1 (0.50%) Sourcefire
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £75 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus + 11% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago