The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 592 561 612
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 50 59 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 22
Average salary £60,000 £56,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% -13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
Information Security Manager
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44357 41423 48051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37081 34736 41760
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in London

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in London

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
City of London -8 13 £62,500 -16.66% 2
Harrow - 1 - -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 76 (100.00%) Information Security
2 44 (57.89%) CISSP
3 43 (56.58%) Finance
4 37 (48.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (36.84%) Management Information System
6 20 (26.32%) Risk Management
7 18 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (22.37%) CISA
8 17 (22.37%) Security Management
9 16 (21.05%) CISM
10 15 (19.74%) Firewall
11 14 (18.42%) Data Protection
11 14 (18.42%) PCI DSS
12 13 (17.11%) Project Management
13 11 (14.47%) ISMS
14 9 (11.84%) Legal
14 9 (11.84%) Retail
14 9 (11.84%) Degree
15 8 (10.53%) Information Security Management
16 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
16 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (9.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 6 (7.89%) Banking
18 5 (6.58%) Windows
18 5 (6.58%) TOGAF
18 5 (6.58%) Computer Forensics
18 5 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
18 5 (6.58%) COBIT
18 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
18 5 (6.58%) Information Assurance

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) NGN
2 2 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Paros
1 1 (1.32%) FxCop
General
1 43 (56.58%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Legal
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.95%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.32%) PMI
4 1 (1.32%) CESG
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (26.32%) Risk Management
3 18 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (22.37%) Security Management
5 14 (18.42%) Data Protection
6 13 (17.11%) Project Management
7 11 (14.47%) ISMS
8 8 (10.53%) Information Security Management
9 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.58%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.58%) Computer Forensics
10 5 (6.58%) Information Assurance
11 4 (5.26%) Cyber Security
11 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
11 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 44 (57.89%) CISSP
2 17 (22.37%) CISA
3 16 (21.05%) CISM
4 9 (11.84%) Degree
5 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.26%) GCIH
6 4 (5.26%) GCFA
7 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.32%) APMP
8 1 (1.32%) CRISC
8 1 (1.32%) CEH
8 1 (1.32%) CISMP
8 1 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.32%) GIAC
8 1 (1.32%) GCIA
8 1 (1.32%) CNA
8 1 (1.32%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.32%) PMP
8 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (48.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (18.42%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.58%) COBIT
4 1 (1.32%) CESG Infosec
4 1 (1.32%) SLA
4 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (1.32%) SAP
1 1 (1.32%) McAfee
1 1 (1.32%) Sourcefire
1 1 (1.32%) Qualys
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