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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 707 847 797
Rank change year-on-year
+140 -50
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 165 77 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.068% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.072% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 143 56 48
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 £43,101 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £69,000
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
98311 106681 98632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81285 87325 83033
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 21 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 21 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 +72 69 £65,000 -1.88% 9
South East +18 28 £66,250 +15.21% 2
Yorkshire +21 21 £45,000 -14.28%
West Midlands -7 11 £55,000 -12.00%
East of England +37 10 £52,500 -14.28%
East Midlands +14 9 £50,000 +11.11%
North East - 7 £33,738 -
North West +11 6 £35,328 -33.34%
South West -14 4 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Information Security Manager
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 314 (100.00%) Information Security
2 207 (65.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 169 (53.82%) CISSP
4 136 (43.31%) CISM
5 113 (35.99%) Security Management
6 89 (28.34%) Information Security Management
7 84 (26.75%) Management Information System
7 84 (26.75%) Data Protection
8 82 (26.11%) PCI DSS
9 81 (25.80%) Risk Management
10 70 (22.29%) Finance
11 62 (19.75%) Business Continuity
11 62 (19.75%) ITIL
12 56 (17.83%) ISMS
13 52 (16.56%) CISA
14 46 (14.65%) Disaster Recovery
15 38 (12.10%) Degree
16 35 (11.15%) Security Cleared
17 33 (10.51%) Firewall
18 32 (10.19%) Cyber Security
19 31 (9.87%) Legal
20 30 (9.55%) Data Protection Act
21 27 (8.60%) Information Assurance
21 27 (8.60%) CRISC
22 26 (8.28%) Risk Assessment
22 26 (8.28%) MS Excel
23 23 (7.32%) Service Delivery
24 22 (7.01%) Security Testing
25 21 (6.69%) Network Security
25 21 (6.69%) Law

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.41%) SaaS
2 5 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.51%) Firewall
2 21 (6.69%) Network Security
3 10 (3.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.55%) 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%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 70 (22.29%) Finance
2 31 (9.87%) Legal
3 21 (6.69%) Law
4 17 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.46%) Banking
6 9 (2.87%) Retail
7 6 (1.91%) Marketing
7 6 (1.91%) Advertising
8 5 (1.59%) Czech Language
9 4 (1.27%) Back Office
10 3 (0.96%) Electronics
10 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.96%) Local Government
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 84 (26.75%) Management Information System
2 30 (9.55%) Data Protection Act
3 20 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.59%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (1.27%) Freedom of Information Act
7 3 (0.96%) CESG
7 3 (0.96%) Cryptography
7 3 (0.96%) NHS
7 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.32%) Social Network
8 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.78%) Windows
2 7 (2.23%) UNIX
3 3 (0.96%) Solaris
3 3 (0.96%) Linux
4 2 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (100.00%) Information Security
2 113 (35.99%) Security Management
3 89 (28.34%) Information Security Management
4 84 (26.75%) Data Protection
5 81 (25.80%) Risk Management
6 62 (19.75%) Business Continuity
6 62 (19.75%) ITIL
7 56 (17.83%) ISMS
8 46 (14.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 32 (10.19%) Cyber Security
10 27 (8.60%) Information Assurance
11 26 (8.28%) Risk Assessment
12 23 (7.32%) Service Delivery
13 22 (7.01%) Security Testing
14 19 (6.05%) Business Continuity Management
14 19 (6.05%) PRINCE2
14 19 (6.05%) BCP
15 18 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (5.73%) Security Architecture
15 18 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.59%) APL
2 1 (0.32%) PHP
2 1 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 169 (53.82%) CISSP
2 136 (43.31%) CISM
3 52 (16.56%) CISA
4 38 (12.10%) Degree
5 35 (11.15%) Security Cleared
6 27 (8.60%) CRISC
7 15 (4.78%) DV Cleared
8 14 (4.46%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.18%) SSCP
10 9 (2.87%) GIAC
11 8 (2.55%) CISMP
12 6 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (1.91%) CCNP
12 6 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.59%) ISACA
14 4 (1.27%) PCI QSA
15 2 (0.64%) CGEIT
15 2 (0.64%) GSEC
16 1 (0.32%) CEH
16 1 (0.32%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (65.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 82 (26.11%) PCI DSS
3 15 (4.78%) COBIT
4 10 (3.18%) COSO
5 9 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (2.87%) BS25999
6 4 (1.27%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.64%) QA
8 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Nessus
1 1 (0.32%) Nmap
1 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (6.05%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.55%) NetApp
3 6 (1.91%) SAP
3 6 (1.91%) BT
4 4 (1.27%) 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
London
Eames Consulting
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days. Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 17% pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum Exceptional benefits (Details on r
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Momentum
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Car Allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £78000 per annum + Includes Car and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 27 days ago