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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 538 632 592
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 75 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.053% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.057% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 69 19 25
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £88,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
City of London +46 18 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £80,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Greenwich - 1 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £72,500 -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Information Security
2 88 (65.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 64 (47.76%) CISSP
4 57 (42.54%) CISM
5 39 (29.10%) Security Management
6 37 (27.61%) Information Security Management
7 36 (26.87%) Management Information System
8 35 (26.12%) PCI DSS
9 33 (24.63%) Risk Management
10 29 (21.64%) Finance
11 24 (17.91%) ISMS
11 24 (17.91%) Cyber Security
12 21 (15.67%) CISA
12 21 (15.67%) Business Continuity
13 19 (14.18%) SaaS
14 18 (13.43%) ITIL
15 16 (11.94%) Data Protection
16 15 (11.19%) Law
16 15 (11.19%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (11.19%) Security Architecture
17 13 (9.70%) Line Management
18 12 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
18 12 (8.96%) Firewall
18 12 (8.96%) Risk Assessment
18 12 (8.96%) Banking
19 11 (8.21%) Retail
19 11 (8.21%) Network Security
19 11 (8.21%) Degree
20 10 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
20 10 (7.46%) BCP

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 9 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.18%) SaaS
2 3 (2.24%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.96%) Firewall
2 11 (8.21%) Network Security
3 4 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.99%) Internet
4 3 (2.24%) DHCP
4 3 (2.24%) HTTP
4 3 (2.24%) DNS
4 3 (2.24%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.49%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (21.64%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Law
3 12 (8.96%) Banking
4 11 (8.21%) Retail
5 9 (6.72%) Legal
6 4 (2.99%) Marketing
6 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.24%) Back Office
7 3 (2.24%) Local Government
8 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.75%) Electronics
9 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.87%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.72%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.24%) Social Network
4 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.75%) DTV
5 1 (0.75%) PMI
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.75%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.48%) Windows
2 5 (3.73%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (100.00%) Information Security
2 39 (29.10%) Security Management
3 37 (27.61%) Information Security Management
4 33 (24.63%) Risk Management
5 24 (17.91%) ISMS
5 24 (17.91%) Cyber Security
6 21 (15.67%) Business Continuity
7 18 (13.43%) ITIL
8 16 (11.94%) Data Protection
9 15 (11.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (11.19%) Security Architecture
10 13 (9.70%) Line Management
11 12 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (8.96%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.46%) BCP
13 9 (6.72%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (6.72%) Vulnerability Management
14 8 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (5.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.49%) R
2 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 64 (47.76%) CISSP
2 57 (42.54%) CISM
3 21 (15.67%) CISA
4 11 (8.21%) Degree
5 10 (7.46%) CRISC
6 6 (4.48%) ISACA
6 6 (4.48%) CCNP
6 6 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.73%) SSCP
7 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.99%) PCI QSA
8 4 (2.99%) GIAC
9 2 (1.49%) GCIA
9 2 (1.49%) GSEC
9 2 (1.49%) CISMP
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (65.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (26.12%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (5.22%) COBIT
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) GCP
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.24%) CA
3 2 (1.49%) NetApp
3 2 (1.49%) Remedy
4 1 (0.75%) SAP
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