The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 92 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.079% - 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% - 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 16
Average salary £70,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -3.33%
Information Security Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1151 1053 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.28% 95.47% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 878 862 842
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the Essex region.

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Information Security Manager
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT