The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 233 237 252
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.11% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £51,000 £60,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6604 7022 7017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 95.23% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 6015 6228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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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
Manchester +6 4 £51,000 -49.00%
Cheshire 0 3 £50,000 -28.57%
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) CESG
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) RMADS
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) CISA
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) Data Security
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (12.50%) ISMS

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) CESG
2 2 (25.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Information Assurance
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Security
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP