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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 727 738 829
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +91
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 139 125 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 131 103 46
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,150 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(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
London -10 46 £57,500 -1.28% 5
South East -13 27 £58,750 +2.17%
North West +4 22 £43,750 -7.89% 1
East Midlands +17 15 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Yorkshire -18 13 £45,000 - 6
South West -9 11 £65,000 +26.21% 1
West Midlands -13 5 £70,000 +12.90%
Information Security Manager
UK

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 279 (100.00%) Information Security
2 166 (59.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 145 (51.97%) CISSP
4 88 (31.54%) Finance
5 86 (30.82%) Management Information System
6 81 (29.03%) CISM
7 79 (28.32%) PCI DSS
8 77 (27.60%) Risk Management
9 71 (25.45%) Security Management
10 67 (24.01%) ITIL
11 51 (18.28%) CISA
12 48 (17.20%) Data Protection
13 44 (15.77%) Information Security Management
14 39 (13.98%) Business Continuity
15 37 (13.26%) Disaster Recovery
16 34 (12.19%) Degree
16 34 (12.19%) Security Cleared
17 32 (11.47%) Project Management
18 30 (10.75%) PRINCE2
18 30 (10.75%) COBIT
19 27 (9.68%) Legal
19 27 (9.68%) ISMS
20 25 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
21 24 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (7.89%) Firewall
22 22 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
23 21 (7.53%) Service Delivery
24 20 (7.17%) Microsoft
25 18 (6.45%) MS Excel
26 17 (6.09%) Information Assurance

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (1.08%) IIS
2 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.51%) MS Office
3 4 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.89%) Firewall
2 10 (3.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (3.23%) Network Security
4 4 (1.43%) Internet
4 4 (1.43%) Broadband
5 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.08%) SSL
6 2 (0.72%) VPN
6 2 (0.72%) Wireless
6 2 (0.72%) NGN
7 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.36%) DNS
7 1 (0.36%) LDAP
7 1 (0.36%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) WAN
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Hudson
General
1 88 (31.54%) Finance
2 27 (9.68%) Legal
3 15 (5.38%) Retail
4 11 (3.94%) Banking
5 7 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.51%) Law
6 6 (2.15%) Marketing
7 4 (1.43%) Back Office
8 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.36%) Web Services
1 1 (0.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 86 (30.82%) Management Information System
2 24 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.66%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.23%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.43%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.08%) CESG
8 2 (0.72%) Tandem
8 2 (0.72%) FMCG
9 1 (0.36%) Open Source
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) User Experience
9 1 (0.36%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.36%) RMADS
9 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.36%) SecurID
9 1 (0.36%) PKI
9 1 (0.36%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.94%) Windows
2 5 (1.79%) UNIX
3 3 (1.08%) Linux
4 2 (0.72%) AIX
4 2 (0.72%) Solaris
5 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (100.00%) Information Security
2 77 (27.60%) Risk Management
3 71 (25.45%) Security Management
4 67 (24.01%) ITIL
5 48 (17.20%) Data Protection
6 44 (15.77%) Information Security Management
7 39 (13.98%) Business Continuity
8 37 (13.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 32 (11.47%) Project Management
10 30 (10.75%) PRINCE2
11 27 (9.68%) ISMS
12 25 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
14 21 (7.53%) Service Delivery
15 17 (6.09%) Information Assurance
16 16 (5.73%) Cyber Security
17 14 (5.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 13 (4.66%) Risk Analysis
19 12 (4.30%) Security Architecture
19 12 (4.30%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 145 (51.97%) CISSP
2 81 (29.03%) CISM
3 51 (18.28%) CISA
4 34 (12.19%) Degree
4 34 (12.19%) Security Cleared
5 16 (5.73%) DV Cleared
6 13 (4.66%) CRISC
7 9 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.79%) GIAC
10 4 (1.43%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.43%) SSCP
10 4 (1.43%) CCNP
10 4 (1.43%) CCNA
10 4 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.72%) ISACA
12 1 (0.36%) CGEIT
12 1 (0.36%) CSSLP
12 1 (0.36%) CNA
12 1 (0.36%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (59.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (28.32%) PCI DSS
3 30 (10.75%) COBIT
4 14 (5.02%) COSO
5 10 (3.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (1.79%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.43%) SLA
8 4 (1.43%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Nessus
1 1 (0.36%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 20 (7.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.51%) NetApp
3 5 (1.79%) SAP
3 5 (1.79%) BT
4 4 (1.43%) ArcSight
4 4 (1.43%) StatPro
5 3 (1.08%) Cisco
6 2 (0.72%) Remedy
6 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.36%) Sun
7 1 (0.36%) CA
7 1 (0.36%) Qualys
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £75,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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North Yorkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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