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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 691 828 757
Rank change year-on-year
+137 -71
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 163 61 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.056% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.059% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 146 48 77
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +94 75 £70,000 +21.73% 9
South East +27 33 £60,000 +4.34% 4
Yorkshire +23 16 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East Midlands +14 10 £65,000 +23.80%
East of England +15 8 £55,000 -21.42% 1
West Midlands -6 8 £55,000 -8.33%
South West -5 7 £55,000 +13.40%
North West +1 4 £46,500 -8.82% 2
North East - 2 £33,738 -
Information Security Manager
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 328 (100.00%) Information Security
2 218 (66.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 165 (50.30%) CISSP
4 132 (40.24%) CISM
5 115 (35.06%) Security Management
6 92 (28.05%) Information Security Management
7 89 (27.13%) PCI DSS
8 79 (24.09%) Data Protection
9 78 (23.78%) Management Information System
10 76 (23.17%) Risk Management
11 69 (21.04%) Finance
12 67 (20.43%) ISMS
13 59 (17.99%) ITIL
14 58 (17.68%) CISA
14 58 (17.68%) Business Continuity
15 40 (12.20%) Degree
16 37 (11.28%) Cyber Security
17 35 (10.67%) Legal
18 34 (10.37%) Disaster Recovery
19 32 (9.76%) Firewall
19 32 (9.76%) Security Cleared
20 31 (9.45%) Information Assurance
21 30 (9.15%) Data Protection Act
22 24 (7.32%) CRISC
23 23 (7.01%) Risk Assessment
24 22 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
24 22 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
24 22 (6.71%) SaaS
24 22 (6.71%) Network Security
25 21 (6.40%) Security Testing

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (0.30%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.71%) SaaS
2 3 (0.91%) IaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.76%) Firewall
2 22 (6.71%) Network Security
3 9 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (2.13%) Wireless
5 4 (1.22%) Internet
6 3 (0.91%) DHCP
6 3 (0.91%) HTTP
6 3 (0.91%) DNS
6 3 (0.91%) LDAP
7 2 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 69 (21.04%) Finance
2 35 (10.67%) Legal
3 21 (6.40%) Law
4 19 (5.79%) Telecoms
5 18 (5.49%) Banking
6 14 (4.27%) Retail
7 6 (1.83%) Advertising
8 5 (1.52%) Czech Language
8 5 (1.52%) Marketing
9 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.91%) Electronics
9 3 (0.91%) Back Office
9 3 (0.91%) Local Government
10 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.22%) Middleware
2 1 (0.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 78 (23.78%) Management Information System
2 30 (9.15%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.13%) RMADS
5 6 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.83%) NHS
6 5 (1.52%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.22%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (1.22%) CESG
7 4 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (0.91%) Social Network
8 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.30%) DTV
9 1 (0.30%) PMI
9 1 (0.30%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.30%) Blog
9 1 (0.30%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.44%) Windows
2 6 (1.83%) UNIX
3 2 (0.61%) Solaris
3 2 (0.61%) Linux
4 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (100.00%) Information Security
2 115 (35.06%) Security Management
3 92 (28.05%) Information Security Management
4 79 (24.09%) Data Protection
5 76 (23.17%) Risk Management
6 67 (20.43%) ISMS
7 59 (17.99%) ITIL
8 58 (17.68%) Business Continuity
9 37 (11.28%) Cyber Security
10 34 (10.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (9.45%) Information Assurance
12 23 (7.01%) Risk Assessment
13 22 (6.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (6.40%) Security Testing
14 21 (6.40%) Service Delivery
15 20 (6.10%) PRINCE2
15 20 (6.10%) Security Architecture
15 20 (6.10%) Line Management
16 18 (5.49%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.52%) APL
2 2 (0.61%) R
3 1 (0.30%) C
3 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 165 (50.30%) CISSP
2 132 (40.24%) CISM
3 58 (17.68%) CISA
4 40 (12.20%) Degree
5 32 (9.76%) Security Cleared
6 24 (7.32%) CRISC
7 14 (4.27%) SC Cleared
8 11 (3.35%) CISMP
8 11 (3.35%) DV Cleared
9 8 (2.44%) SSCP
10 7 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.13%) GIAC
11 6 (1.83%) ISACA
11 6 (1.83%) CCNP
12 4 (1.22%) PCI QSA
13 3 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.61%) CGEIT
14 2 (0.61%) GCIA
14 2 (0.61%) GSEC
14 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (66.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 89 (27.13%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.88%) COBIT
4 13 (3.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (2.44%) COSO
5 8 (2.44%) BS25999
6 4 (1.22%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.91%) QA
8 1 (0.30%) SLA
8 1 (0.30%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (3.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (0.91%) CA
2 3 (0.91%) SAP
2 3 (0.91%) BT
3 2 (0.61%) Cisco
3 2 (0.61%) NetApp
3 2 (0.61%) CheckPoint
3 2 (0.61%) Remedy
4 1 (0.30%) Juniper
4 1 (0.30%) VMware
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