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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 756 716 786
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +70
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 120 143 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 103 112 66
Average salary £57,500 £55,750 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,250 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
100800 96348 100910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.58% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83439 80857 86766
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 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -2 46 £60,000 -4.00% 10
South East -8 27 £55,000 - 3
West Midlands -11 13 £47,500 -17.39%
East Midlands +5 10 £63,750 +15.90%
North West -15 9 £62,500 -26.47% 3
East of England -33 7 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Yorkshire -55 4 £55,000 +3.28%
South West - 3 £65,000 -
Information Security Manager
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Information Security
2 119 (55.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 114 (53.02%) CISSP
4 79 (36.74%) Finance
5 60 (27.91%) Risk Management
6 58 (26.98%) PCI DSS
7 56 (26.05%) Management Information System
8 55 (25.58%) CISM
9 46 (21.40%) CISA
9 46 (21.40%) Data Protection
10 44 (20.47%) Security Management
10 44 (20.47%) ITIL
11 36 (16.74%) Project Management
12 34 (15.81%) Business Continuity
13 29 (13.49%) Degree
14 26 (12.09%) Legal
15 24 (11.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (11.16%) COBIT
15 24 (11.16%) Security Cleared
16 22 (10.23%) Information Security Management
17 21 (9.77%) PRINCE2
18 20 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
19 17 (7.91%) Firewall
20 16 (7.44%) Data Protection Act
20 16 (7.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 16 (7.44%) Risk Assessment
21 14 (6.51%) Service Delivery
21 14 (6.51%) Cyber Security
22 13 (6.05%) Retail
23 12 (5.58%) Information Assurance

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 4 (1.86%) IIS
2 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.33%) MS Office
2 4 (1.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.91%) Firewall
2 6 (2.79%) Network Security
3 5 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.86%) Broadband
4 4 (1.86%) Internet
5 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.93%) VPN
5 2 (0.93%) NGN
6 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.47%) Wireless
6 1 (0.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) LAN
6 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
General
1 79 (36.74%) Finance
2 26 (12.09%) Legal
3 13 (6.05%) Retail
4 8 (3.72%) Banking
5 6 (2.79%) Law
5 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (26.05%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.44%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.72%) Cryptography
5 6 (2.79%) CESG
6 4 (1.86%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.40%) RMADS
8 2 (0.93%) FMCG
8 2 (0.93%) Tandem
9 1 (0.47%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.47%) Open Source
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.47%) SecurID
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
9 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.40%) Windows
2 2 (0.93%) UNIX
3 1 (0.47%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (100.00%) Information Security
2 60 (27.91%) Risk Management
3 46 (21.40%) Data Protection
4 44 (20.47%) Security Management
4 44 (20.47%) ITIL
5 36 (16.74%) Project Management
6 34 (15.81%) Business Continuity
7 24 (11.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (10.23%) Information Security Management
9 21 (9.77%) PRINCE2
10 20 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (7.44%) Risk Assessment
11 16 (7.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 14 (6.51%) Service Delivery
12 14 (6.51%) Cyber Security
13 12 (5.58%) Information Assurance
14 11 (5.12%) Database Security
14 11 (5.12%) Information Management
15 9 (4.19%) Change Management
15 9 (4.19%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (53.02%) CISSP
2 55 (25.58%) CISM
3 46 (21.40%) CISA
4 29 (13.49%) Degree
5 24 (11.16%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.19%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.72%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.86%) CCNP
8 4 (1.86%) CCNA
8 4 (1.86%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.86%) ISACA
9 3 (1.40%) CRISC
10 2 (0.93%) GIAC
11 1 (0.47%) GCIA
11 1 (0.47%) CEH
11 1 (0.47%) MBA
11 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.47%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (55.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (26.98%) PCI DSS
3 24 (11.16%) COBIT
4 10 (4.65%) COSO
5 9 (4.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (1.86%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.86%) SLA
7 4 (1.86%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (3.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.86%) ArcSight
3 2 (0.93%) SAP
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco
4 1 (0.47%) Sun
4 1 (0.47%) CA
4 1 (0.47%) NetApp
4 1 (0.47%) StatPro
4 1 (0.47%) BT
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive + flexible benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £475.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Via Resource
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £52248.00 - £58802.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago