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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 538 580 590
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 65 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 20
Average salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £82,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.91% -14.16%
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
39241 40713 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.78% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 33367 35450
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +18 18 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Wimbledon - 4 £50,000 -
Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Ealing - 2 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £75,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £72,500 -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Information Security
2 70 (67.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 52 (50.49%) CISSP
4 41 (39.81%) CISM
5 32 (31.07%) Management Information System
5 32 (31.07%) Risk Management
6 27 (26.21%) Security Management
7 24 (23.30%) Finance
7 24 (23.30%) Information Security Management
8 23 (22.33%) PCI DSS
9 19 (18.45%) Firewall
10 16 (15.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (15.53%) CISA
10 16 (15.53%) Cyber Security
11 14 (13.59%) Business Continuity
11 14 (13.59%) ISMS
12 13 (12.62%) ITIL
13 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (9.71%) Data Protection
14 10 (9.71%) BCP
15 9 (8.74%) Windows
15 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
15 9 (8.74%) Legal
15 9 (8.74%) Network Security
15 9 (8.74%) Incident Management
16 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
16 8 (7.77%) NetApp
16 8 (7.77%) Line Management
16 8 (7.77%) CRISC
17 7 (6.80%) Security Architecture

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) SaaS
2 5 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.45%) Firewall
2 9 (8.74%) Network Security
3 3 (2.91%) LDAP
3 3 (2.91%) DHCP
3 3 (2.91%) HTTP
3 3 (2.91%) DNS
4 2 (1.94%) Internet
5 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (23.30%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Legal
3 7 (6.80%) Banking
4 6 (5.83%) Retail
4 6 (5.83%) Law
5 5 (4.85%) Marketing
6 4 (3.88%) Back Office
7 3 (2.91%) Local Government
8 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.97%) Advertising
9 1 (0.97%) Electronics
9 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.07%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Cryptography
3 5 (4.85%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) DTV
6 1 (0.97%) CESG
6 1 (0.97%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (31.07%) Risk Management
3 27 (26.21%) Security Management
4 24 (23.30%) Information Security Management
5 16 (15.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (15.53%) Cyber Security
6 14 (13.59%) Business Continuity
6 14 (13.59%) ISMS
7 13 (12.62%) ITIL
8 10 (9.71%) Data Protection
8 10 (9.71%) BCP
9 9 (8.74%) Incident Management
10 8 (7.77%) Line Management
11 7 (6.80%) Security Architecture
11 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.80%) Change Management
12 6 (5.83%) Data Security
12 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.83%) Software Architecture
13 5 (4.85%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 52 (50.49%) CISSP
2 41 (39.81%) CISM
3 16 (15.53%) CISA
4 8 (7.77%) CRISC
5 7 (6.80%) Degree
6 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.88%) CCNP
8 2 (1.94%) VCP4
8 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.94%) CISMP
8 2 (1.94%) ISACA
9 1 (0.97%) GIAC
9 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.97%) SSCP
9 1 (0.97%) GSEC
9 1 (0.97%) CEH
9 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.97%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (67.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (22.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.91%) COBIT
4 2 (1.94%) SLA
5 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.97%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Nessus
1 1 (0.97%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) NetApp
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.88%) StatPro
4 2 (1.94%) Remedy
5 1 (0.97%) BT
5 1 (0.97%) SAP
5 1 (0.97%) CA
5 1 (0.97%) Qualys
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago