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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 677 853 721
Rank change year-on-year
+176 -132
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 191 63 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.056% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.059% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 176 54 101
Average salary £65,000 £58,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
96251 105897 96840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 87735 81460
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +114 103 £75,000 +11.11% 9
South East +39 44 £50,000 -19.35% 2
Yorkshire - 14 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +15 10 £65,000 +23.80%
South West - 7 £62,500 -
North West -2 6 £62,500 +22.54% 1
East of England +9 5 £57,500 -17.85% 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 2 July 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.

1 365 (100.00%) Information Security
2 235 (64.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 187 (51.23%) CISSP
4 138 (37.81%) CISM
5 104 (28.49%) Security Management
5 104 (28.49%) PCI DSS
6 85 (23.29%) Risk Management
7 83 (22.74%) Data Protection
8 79 (21.64%) CISA
9 77 (21.10%) Information Security Management
10 76 (20.82%) Finance
11 72 (19.73%) Management Information System
12 64 (17.53%) Business Continuity
13 60 (16.44%) ISMS
14 57 (15.62%) ITIL
15 46 (12.60%) Degree
16 44 (12.05%) Cyber Security
17 38 (10.41%) Firewall
18 37 (10.14%) Legal
19 35 (9.59%) Data Protection Act
20 34 (9.32%) Risk Assessment
21 32 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
22 30 (8.22%) CRISC
23 28 (7.67%) Information Assurance
23 28 (7.67%) Disaster Recovery
24 25 (6.85%) COBIT
24 25 (6.85%) SIEM
24 25 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
24 25 (6.85%) Banking
24 25 (6.85%) BCP

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (1.10%) IIS
2 2 (0.55%) Apache
3 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.75%) SaaS
2 4 (1.10%) IaaS
3 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.41%) Firewall
2 19 (5.21%) Network Security
3 9 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (1.64%) Wireless
5 5 (1.37%) Internet
6 4 (1.10%) VPN
7 3 (0.82%) HTTP
7 3 (0.82%) IPsec
8 2 (0.55%) DNS
8 2 (0.55%) LDAP
8 2 (0.55%) DHCP
9 1 (0.27%) FTP
9 1 (0.27%) LAN
9 1 (0.27%) SMTP
9 1 (0.27%) SSL
9 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.27%) Big Data
2 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 76 (20.82%) Finance
2 37 (10.14%) Legal
3 25 (6.85%) Banking
4 21 (5.75%) Law
5 19 (5.21%) Telecoms
5 19 (5.21%) Retail
6 6 (1.64%) Advertising
7 5 (1.37%) Czech Language
7 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.82%) Electronics
8 3 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.55%) Local Government
9 2 (0.55%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.82%) Web Services
1 3 (0.82%) Middleware
2 1 (0.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 72 (19.73%) Management Information System
2 35 (9.59%) Data Protection Act
3 18 (4.93%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.56%) RMADS
5 10 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.92%) CESG
7 6 (1.64%) NHS
7 6 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.37%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.10%) Freedom of Information Act
9 4 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (1.10%) Social Network
10 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.27%) Online Games
11 1 (0.27%) Blog
11 1 (0.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.27%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.27%) DTV
11 1 (0.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.01%) Windows
2 8 (2.19%) UNIX
3 2 (0.55%) Linux
4 1 (0.27%) Android
4 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (100.00%) Information Security
2 104 (28.49%) Security Management
3 85 (23.29%) Risk Management
4 83 (22.74%) Data Protection
5 77 (21.10%) Information Security Management
6 64 (17.53%) Business Continuity
7 60 (16.44%) ISMS
8 57 (15.62%) ITIL
9 44 (12.05%) Cyber Security
10 34 (9.32%) Risk Assessment
11 32 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (7.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 28 (7.67%) Information Assurance
13 25 (6.85%) SIEM
13 25 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (6.85%) BCP
14 24 (6.58%) Service Delivery
14 24 (6.58%) Security Architecture
15 23 (6.30%) Project Management
15 23 (6.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.37%) APL
2 2 (0.55%) R
2 2 (0.55%) C
3 1 (0.27%) C#
3 1 (0.27%) C++
3 1 (0.27%) Java
3 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 187 (51.23%) CISSP
2 138 (37.81%) CISM
3 79 (21.64%) CISA
4 46 (12.60%) Degree
5 30 (8.22%) CRISC
6 22 (6.03%) Security Cleared
7 14 (3.84%) CISMP
8 12 (3.29%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.47%) GIAC
9 9 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.64%) SSCP
10 6 (1.64%) CCNP
10 6 (1.64%) PCI QSA
10 6 (1.64%) ISACA
11 4 (1.10%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.10%) CEH
12 3 (0.82%) CCNA
13 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.55%) GCIA
13 2 (0.55%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (64.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 104 (28.49%) PCI DSS
3 25 (6.85%) COBIT
4 15 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.92%) BS25999
5 7 (1.92%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.64%) COSO
7 3 (0.82%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.82%) QA
8 1 (0.27%) GCP
8 1 (0.27%) SLA
8 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.82%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) Nessus
2 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.27%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 9 (2.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.64%) CA
3 4 (1.10%) Tripwire
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle
5 2 (0.55%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.27%) HP
6 1 (0.27%) Juniper
6 1 (0.27%) SAP
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco
6 1 (0.27%) IBM
6 1 (0.27%) NetApp
6 1 (0.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.27%) VMware
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fitzrovia, in the Heart of London
University of Westminster
Salary: £57,700 p.a plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34020.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £41000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham City Centre
London Midland
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 includes free & heavily discounted rail travel, final salary pension and flexible benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago