The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 796 682 771
Rank change year-on-year
-114 +89
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 92 162 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.16% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 85 112 93
Average salary £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103100 95904 105987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84942 80243 91513
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Manager
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -61 28 £70,000 +21.73% 6
South East -23 20 £65,000 +8.33%
West Midlands -5 12 £52,000 -5.45%
North West -1 7 £51,000 -15.00% 2
East Midlands - 7 £57,500 -
East of England -12 4 £70,000 +27.27%
North East - 3 £35,500 - 1
South West -22 1 £34,500 -31.00%
Yorkshire -45 1 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Information Security Manager
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Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Information Security
2 91 (56.88%) CISSP
3 73 (45.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 54 (33.75%) Management Information System
5 51 (31.88%) Risk Management
6 50 (31.25%) Finance
7 42 (26.25%) CISM
8 39 (24.38%) Security Management
9 32 (20.00%) PCI DSS
10 31 (19.38%) Project Management
10 31 (19.38%) CISA
11 28 (17.50%) Data Protection
12 24 (15.00%) Information Security Management
13 22 (13.75%) Business Continuity
14 21 (13.13%) ITIL
15 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (12.50%) Degree
16 19 (11.88%) Legal
17 18 (11.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 18 (11.25%) Firewall
18 17 (10.63%) ISMS
18 17 (10.63%) Security Cleared
19 16 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
20 14 (8.75%) Data Security
20 14 (8.75%) BCP
21 12 (7.50%) Change Management
21 12 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
21 12 (7.50%) COBIT
22 10 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
22 10 (6.25%) CESG

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (2.50%) IIS
2 2 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Office
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.25%) Firewall
2 2 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.25%) NGN
2 2 (1.25%) Network Security
2 2 (1.25%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Paros
1 1 (0.63%) FxCop
General
1 50 (31.25%) Finance
2 19 (11.88%) Legal
3 4 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (1.88%) Law
4 3 (1.88%) Local Government
5 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.25%) Advertising
5 2 (1.25%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) Web Services
1 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 54 (33.75%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.25%) CESG
2 10 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.13%) RMADS
4 3 (1.88%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.25%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.63%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) Tandem
6 1 (0.63%) Open Source
6 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.75%) Windows
2 2 (1.25%) Linux
2 2 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (100.00%) Information Security
2 51 (31.88%) Risk Management
3 39 (24.38%) Security Management
4 31 (19.38%) Project Management
5 28 (17.50%) Data Protection
6 24 (15.00%) Information Security Management
7 22 (13.75%) Business Continuity
8 21 (13.13%) ITIL
9 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (11.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 17 (10.63%) ISMS
12 16 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (8.75%) BCP
13 14 (8.75%) Data Security
14 12 (7.50%) Change Management
14 12 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (5.63%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (5.63%) Database Security
16 8 (5.00%) Information Assurance
16 8 (5.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (56.88%) CISSP
2 42 (26.25%) CISM
3 31 (19.38%) CISA
4 20 (12.50%) Degree
5 17 (10.63%) Security Cleared
6 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.50%) ISACA
7 4 (2.50%) GCIH
7 4 (2.50%) GCFA
8 3 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.25%) MBA
9 2 (1.25%) CRISC
9 2 (1.25%) SSCP
10 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.63%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.63%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.63%) APMP
10 1 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.63%) GIAC
10 1 (0.63%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (45.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (7.50%) COBIT
4 5 (3.13%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.88%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.88%) COSO
6 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.25%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.25%) SLA
6 2 (1.25%) BS7799
7 1 (0.63%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (1.25%) Symantec
1 2 (1.25%) McAfee
1 2 (1.25%) SAP
1 2 (1.25%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.63%) Sourcefire
2 1 (0.63%) Qualys
2 1 (0.63%) ArcSight
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £12000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Min 18% bonus + car allowance + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Min 18% bonus + car allowance + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 20 days ago