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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 697 827 805
Rank change year-on-year
+130 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 172 75 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.069% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.073% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 148 56 41
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £80,000 £69,900
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -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
97873 102079 98901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81046 83378 83612
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 1 April 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 1 April 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
(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 +15 64 £64,500 -0.76% 6
South East +4 30 £63,750 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire +26 28 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands -4 12 £55,000 -12.00%
East of England +26 10 £52,500 -
East Midlands +24 10 £52,500 +5.00% 1
North West +14 7 £40,000 -21.95%
North East - 7 £33,738 -
South West -21 4 £55,000 +5.76% 1
Information Security Manager
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 311 (100.00%) Information Security
2 204 (65.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 164 (52.73%) CISSP
4 129 (41.48%) CISM
5 112 (36.01%) Security Management
6 89 (28.62%) Information Security Management
7 86 (27.65%) Data Protection
8 82 (26.37%) Management Information System
8 82 (26.37%) PCI DSS
9 79 (25.40%) Risk Management
10 71 (22.83%) Finance
11 63 (20.26%) ITIL
12 60 (19.29%) Business Continuity
13 55 (17.68%) ISMS
14 49 (15.76%) CISA
15 42 (13.50%) Disaster Recovery
16 40 (12.86%) Degree
17 35 (11.25%) Security Cleared
18 34 (10.93%) Legal
19 32 (10.29%) Firewall
20 30 (9.65%) Data Protection Act
21 29 (9.32%) Cyber Security
22 26 (8.36%) MS Excel
23 25 (8.04%) Information Assurance
23 25 (8.04%) CRISC
24 24 (7.72%) Risk Assessment
25 23 (7.40%) Service Delivery
25 23 (7.40%) Network Security
26 21 (6.75%) Law
26 21 (6.75%) Security Testing

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.86%) SaaS
2 5 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.29%) Firewall
2 23 (7.40%) Network Security
3 9 (2.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.57%) Wireless
5 3 (0.96%) DNS
5 3 (0.96%) SSL
5 3 (0.96%) LDAP
5 3 (0.96%) DHCP
5 3 (0.96%) HTTP
6 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 71 (22.83%) Finance
2 34 (10.93%) Legal
3 21 (6.75%) Law
4 17 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.18%) Banking
6 8 (2.57%) Retail
7 7 (2.25%) Marketing
8 6 (1.93%) Advertising
9 5 (1.61%) Czech Language
10 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.29%) Back Office
11 3 (0.96%) Electronics
11 3 (0.96%) Local Government
12 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 82 (26.37%) Management Information System
2 30 (9.65%) Data Protection Act
3 19 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.57%) Cryptography
5 5 (1.61%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.29%) CESG
6 4 (1.29%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (1.29%) Freedom of Information Act
7 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.96%) NHS
8 1 (0.32%) DTV
8 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.32%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.18%) Windows
2 5 (1.61%) UNIX
3 3 (0.96%) Solaris
3 3 (0.96%) Linux
4 2 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (100.00%) Information Security
2 112 (36.01%) Security Management
3 89 (28.62%) Information Security Management
4 86 (27.65%) Data Protection
5 79 (25.40%) Risk Management
6 63 (20.26%) ITIL
7 60 (19.29%) Business Continuity
8 55 (17.68%) ISMS
9 42 (13.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 29 (9.32%) Cyber Security
11 25 (8.04%) Information Assurance
12 24 (7.72%) Risk Assessment
13 23 (7.40%) Service Delivery
14 21 (6.75%) Security Testing
15 20 (6.43%) Security Architecture
16 18 (5.79%) PRINCE2
16 18 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (5.47%) Business Continuity Management
18 15 (4.82%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.61%) APL
2 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 164 (52.73%) CISSP
2 129 (41.48%) CISM
3 49 (15.76%) CISA
4 40 (12.86%) Degree
5 35 (11.25%) Security Cleared
6 25 (8.04%) CRISC
7 15 (4.82%) SC Cleared
7 15 (4.82%) DV Cleared
8 9 (2.89%) GIAC
9 8 (2.57%) SSCP
9 8 (2.57%) CISMP
10 6 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.61%) CCNP
11 5 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.29%) PCI QSA
12 4 (1.29%) ISACA
13 2 (0.64%) GSEC
14 1 (0.32%) CEH
14 1 (0.32%) Check Point Certification
14 1 (0.32%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (65.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 82 (26.37%) PCI DSS
3 14 (4.50%) COBIT
4 10 (3.22%) COSO
4 10 (3.22%) BS25999
5 5 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.61%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.64%) QA
7 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Nessus
1 1 (0.32%) Nmap
1 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (6.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.57%) NetApp
3 6 (1.93%) SAP
3 6 (1.93%) BT
4 4 (1.29%) StatPro
5 3 (0.96%) CheckPoint
5 3 (0.96%) Cisco
6 2 (0.64%) Remedy
7 1 (0.32%) Juniper
7 1 (0.32%) CA
7 1 (0.32%) VMware
7 1 (0.32%) Qualys
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