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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 563 630 592
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 70 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.061% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.065% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 66 23 19
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,000 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
41630 45918 42856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.59% 93.82% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35113 38026 36260
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 £31,982 £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 1 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 1 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 +36 19 £62,500 +16.27% 3
Harrow - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £72,500 -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Information Security
2 86 (70.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 66 (54.10%) CISSP
4 59 (48.36%) CISM
5 40 (32.79%) Management Information System
6 37 (30.33%) Information Security Management
6 37 (30.33%) Security Management
7 34 (27.87%) Risk Management
8 32 (26.23%) PCI DSS
9 27 (22.13%) Finance
10 23 (18.85%) Business Continuity
11 22 (18.03%) ISMS
12 21 (17.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (17.21%) CISA
13 19 (15.57%) Cyber Security
14 17 (13.93%) SaaS
14 17 (13.93%) ITIL
15 16 (13.11%) Firewall
16 15 (12.30%) Data Protection
17 14 (11.48%) BCP
18 13 (10.66%) Law
18 13 (10.66%) Risk Assessment
18 13 (10.66%) Line Management
18 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (9.02%) Network Security
19 11 (9.02%) Windows
20 10 (8.20%) Security Architecture
20 10 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
20 10 (8.20%) CRISC
21 9 (7.38%) Business Continuity Planning

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.93%) SaaS
2 4 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.64%) IaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.11%) Firewall
2 11 (9.02%) Network Security
3 4 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.46%) Internet
4 3 (2.46%) LDAP
4 3 (2.46%) DHCP
4 3 (2.46%) HTTP
4 3 (2.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (22.13%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Law
3 9 (7.38%) Banking
3 9 (7.38%) Retail
4 6 (4.92%) Legal
5 5 (4.10%) Marketing
6 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.28%) Back Office
7 3 (2.46%) Local Government
8 2 (1.64%) Advertising
9 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.82%) Electronics
9 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.79%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.56%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.64%) Social Network
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.82%) CESG
6 1 (0.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Windows
2 5 (4.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (100.00%) Information Security
2 37 (30.33%) Information Security Management
2 37 (30.33%) Security Management
3 34 (27.87%) Risk Management
4 23 (18.85%) Business Continuity
5 22 (18.03%) ISMS
6 21 (17.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (15.57%) Cyber Security
8 17 (13.93%) ITIL
9 15 (12.30%) Data Protection
10 14 (11.48%) BCP
11 13 (10.66%) Risk Assessment
11 13 (10.66%) Line Management
12 10 (8.20%) Security Architecture
12 10 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (7.38%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (7.38%) Incident Management
14 8 (6.56%) Vulnerability Management
15 7 (5.74%) Business Continuity Management
15 7 (5.74%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 66 (54.10%) CISSP
2 59 (48.36%) CISM
3 21 (17.21%) CISA
4 10 (8.20%) CRISC
5 6 (4.92%) CCNP
5 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.92%) Degree
6 5 (4.10%) ISACA
6 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.10%) SSCP
7 4 (3.28%) PCI QSA
8 3 (2.46%) GIAC
9 2 (1.64%) GCIA
9 2 (1.64%) GSEC
9 2 (1.64%) CISMP
9 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.82%) CEH
10 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (70.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (26.23%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.28%) COBIT
5 1 (0.82%) SLA
5 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Nmap
1 1 (0.82%) WebInspect
1 1 (0.82%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
1 7 (5.74%) NetApp
2 3 (2.46%) StatPro
3 2 (1.64%) Remedy
3 2 (1.64%) CA
4 1 (0.82%) Qualys
4 1 (0.82%) BT
4 1 (0.82%) SAP
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Posted: 4 days ago
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West London
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