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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 578 547 618
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +71
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 49 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.14% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 21
Average salary £60,000 £61,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,475 £47,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,250 £85,000
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
43846 41812 47867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36609 35107 41532
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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
City of London +6 13 £62,500 -12.28% 3
Harrow - 1 - -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 69 (100.00%) Information Security
2 39 (56.52%) Finance
2 39 (56.52%) CISSP
3 35 (50.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (36.23%) Management Information System
5 18 (26.09%) Risk Management
6 17 (24.64%) CISA
7 16 (23.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (21.74%) CISM
8 15 (21.74%) Security Management
9 14 (20.29%) PCI DSS
10 13 (18.84%) Firewall
10 13 (18.84%) Project Management
11 11 (15.94%) Data Protection
12 10 (14.49%) ISMS
13 9 (13.04%) Legal
13 9 (13.04%) Retail
14 8 (11.59%) Information Security Management
14 8 (11.59%) Degree
15 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
16 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 6 (8.70%) Banking
17 5 (7.25%) COBIT
17 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
17 5 (7.25%) Information Assurance
17 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
17 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
18 4 (5.80%) Windows
18 4 (5.80%) Incident Management

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (1.45%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) NGN
2 2 (2.90%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Paros
1 1 (1.45%) FxCop
General
1 39 (56.52%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Legal
2 9 (13.04%) Retail
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.90%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.45%) CESG
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (26.09%) Risk Management
3 16 (23.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (21.74%) Security Management
5 13 (18.84%) Project Management
6 11 (15.94%) Data Protection
7 10 (14.49%) ISMS
8 8 (11.59%) Information Security Management
9 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.25%) Information Assurance
12 4 (5.80%) Cyber Security
12 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
13 3 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
13 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
13 3 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
13 3 (4.35%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 39 (56.52%) CISSP
2 17 (24.64%) CISA
3 15 (21.74%) CISM
4 8 (11.59%) Degree
5 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) GCIH
6 3 (4.35%) GCFA
7 1 (1.45%) CEH
7 1 (1.45%) CISMP
7 1 (1.45%) APMP
7 1 (1.45%) CRISC
7 1 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.45%) GIAC
7 1 (1.45%) GCIA
7 1 (1.45%) CNA
7 1 (1.45%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.45%) PMP
7 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (50.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (20.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.25%) COBIT
4 1 (1.45%) CESG Infosec
4 1 (1.45%) SLA
4 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (1.45%) SAP
1 1 (1.45%) McAfee
1 1 (1.45%) Sourcefire
1 1 (1.45%) Qualys
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