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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 499 638 560
Rank change year-on-year
+139 -78
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 138 28 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.058% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.062% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 120 27 40
Average salary £77,500 £67,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% +10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +44 32 £66,250 +6.00% 2
Harrow - 4 £46,500 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £80,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £60,000 - 1
Greenwich - 1 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 210 (100.00%) Information Security
2 121 (57.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 110 (52.38%) CISSP
4 80 (38.10%) CISM
5 47 (22.38%) Security Management
6 46 (21.90%) PCI DSS
7 41 (19.52%) Risk Management
8 39 (18.57%) Information Security Management
9 38 (18.10%) Finance
10 37 (17.62%) Banking
11 36 (17.14%) Management Information System
12 35 (16.67%) CISA
13 32 (15.24%) Degree
14 31 (14.76%) Data Protection
15 30 (14.29%) Cyber Security
16 29 (13.81%) ISMS
16 29 (13.81%) Risk Assessment
17 27 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
18 25 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (11.43%) Project Management
20 22 (10.48%) Data Centre
21 21 (10.00%) SIEM
21 21 (10.00%) CRISC
22 20 (9.52%) Business Continuity
22 20 (9.52%) Security Architecture
23 19 (9.05%) SaaS
23 19 (9.05%) People Management
23 19 (9.05%) Legal
24 17 (8.10%) ITIL
24 17 (8.10%) Line Management

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.86%) Apache
2 4 (1.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.90%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (0.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.05%) SaaS
2 4 (1.90%) IaaS
3 3 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.14%) Firewall
2 13 (6.19%) Wireless
3 10 (4.76%) Network Security
4 7 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (2.38%) Internet
6 2 (0.95%) VPN
6 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.95%) LAN
7 1 (0.48%) SMTP
7 1 (0.48%) FTP
7 1 (0.48%) HTTP
7 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.90%) Big Data
2 2 (0.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Subversion
1 2 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 38 (18.10%) Finance
2 37 (17.62%) Banking
3 19 (9.05%) Legal
4 15 (7.14%) Law
4 15 (7.14%) Retail
5 7 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.43%) Marketing
8 2 (0.95%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) .NET
2 3 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 22 (10.48%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.10%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) Social Network
6 4 (1.90%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.95%) CESG
8 1 (0.48%) Tandem
8 1 (0.48%) PMI
8 1 (0.48%) DTV
8 1 (0.48%) Online Games
8 1 (0.48%) BYOD
8 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.76%) Windows
2 8 (3.81%) UNIX
3 4 (1.90%) Linux
3 4 (1.90%) Android
3 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.95%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (100.00%) Information Security
2 47 (22.38%) Security Management
3 41 (19.52%) Risk Management
4 39 (18.57%) Information Security Management
5 31 (14.76%) Data Protection
6 30 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 29 (13.81%) ISMS
7 29 (13.81%) Risk Assessment
8 27 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (11.43%) Project Management
11 21 (10.00%) SIEM
12 20 (9.52%) Security Architecture
12 20 (9.52%) Business Continuity
13 19 (9.05%) People Management
14 17 (8.10%) Line Management
14 17 (8.10%) ITIL
15 15 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (6.67%) PRINCE2
17 13 (6.19%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.38%) C
2 4 (1.90%) C#
2 4 (1.90%) C++
2 4 (1.90%) Java
3 2 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 110 (52.38%) CISSP
2 80 (38.10%) CISM
3 35 (16.67%) CISA
4 32 (15.24%) Degree
5 21 (10.00%) CRISC
6 8 (3.81%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.81%) GIAC
7 7 (3.33%) CEH
8 6 (2.86%) CCNP
8 6 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.86%) ISACA
9 5 (2.38%) SSCP
9 5 (2.38%) PCI QSA
10 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.90%) GWAPT
10 4 (1.90%) CSSLP
11 2 (0.95%) CISMP
11 2 (0.95%) GCIA
11 2 (0.95%) GSEC
12 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (57.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (21.90%) PCI DSS
3 12 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (3.81%) COBIT
5 4 (1.90%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.48%) SLA
7 1 (0.48%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (2.86%) RACF
2 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 6 (2.86%) Nessus
1 6 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 6 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (1.90%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 9 (4.29%) CA
2 6 (2.86%) Tripwire
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle
3 5 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.90%) HP
4 4 (1.90%) IBM
5 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.48%) SAP
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +18% bonus + car allowance + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000-£80,000+ EXCELLENT package including a VERY generous bonus!
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Fitzrovia, in the Heart of London
University of Westminster
Salary: £57,700 p.a plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago