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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 224 245 247
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 18 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 7
Median salary £56,000 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.68% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,550 £62,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -
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 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
5725 6333 6891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.53% 96.86% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4795 5164 5535
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +13 14 £59,000 +31.11% 3
Cheshire +37 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
3 14 (48.28%) CISSP
3 14 (48.28%) CISM
4 10 (34.48%) Security Management
5 9 (31.03%) Information Security Management
6 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
7 7 (24.14%) Legal
7 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
7 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (20.69%) ISO27002
8 6 (20.69%) CHFI
8 6 (20.69%) ISMS
8 6 (20.69%) CEH
9 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (17.24%) Internal Audit
10 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (13.79%) Records Management
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL
10 4 (13.79%) BCP
10 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
10 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
10 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (13.79%) Information Management
11 3 (10.34%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (10.34%) Freedom of Information Act

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (24.14%) Legal
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (10.34%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (6.90%) Blog
2 2 (6.90%) CESG
2 2 (6.90%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (34.48%) Security Management
3 9 (31.03%) Information Security Management
4 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
6 6 (20.69%) ISMS
7 5 (17.24%) Internal Audit
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
8 4 (13.79%) BCP
8 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
8 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
8 4 (13.79%) Information Management
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) Records Management
9 3 (10.34%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CISM
1 14 (48.28%) CISSP
2 6 (20.69%) CEH
2 6 (20.69%) CHFI
3 2 (6.90%) CISA
3 2 (6.90%) CLAS
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Postgraduate
3 2 (6.90%) SANS
4 1 (3.45%) CRISC
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
2 6 (20.69%) ISO27002
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.45%) ISO22301
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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