The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Information Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Manager
England / North West
Rank 230 225 236
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 18 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 21
Median salary £58,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5668 5354 6645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.59% 96.07% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4496 5675
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,468 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Information Security Manager in the job title.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the North West region.

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +18 8 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Manchester -10 5 £55,000 - 1
Merseyside -9 3 £50,000 -
Lancashire -7 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Information Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Information Security
2 24 (64.86%) CISSP
2 24 (64.86%) CISM
3 21 (56.76%) PCI DSS
4 16 (43.24%) Security Operations
5 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (40.54%) Finance
5 15 (40.54%) Information Security Management
5 15 (40.54%) Security Management
6 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
6 13 (35.14%) Incident Management
7 11 (29.73%) Business Continuity
8 8 (21.62%) CISA
8 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
9 7 (18.92%) Law
9 7 (18.92%) Banking
9 7 (18.92%) Data Management
9 7 (18.92%) Security Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Network Security
9 7 (18.92%) Analytics
9 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (18.92%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (16.22%) SANS
10 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
10 6 (16.22%) Degree
10 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
10 6 (16.22%) Postgraduate
11 5 (13.51%) Retail
12 4 (10.81%) ISMS

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
2 7 (18.92%) Law
3 5 (13.51%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (10.81%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (43.24%) Security Operations
3 15 (40.54%) Information Security Management
3 15 (40.54%) Security Management
4 13 (35.14%) Incident Management
4 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
5 11 (29.73%) Business Continuity
6 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (18.92%) Analytics
7 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (18.92%) Data Management
7 7 (18.92%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (18.92%) Security Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
8 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
9 4 (10.81%) ISMS
9 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
10 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
10 3 (8.11%) Data Security
10 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) CISM
1 24 (64.86%) CISSP
2 8 (21.62%) CISA
3 6 (16.22%) Degree
3 6 (16.22%) Postgraduate
3 6 (16.22%) SANS
4 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (56.76%) PCI DSS
2 15 (40.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.11%) ISO22301
4 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.70%) COBIT
5 1 (2.70%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Intel
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
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Peninsula
Salary: £60k per year + Benefits + Car
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago