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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 223 245 251
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 10 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.16% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 3
Median salary £55,000 £43,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% -30.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £30,157 £53,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
5489 6209 6833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.03% 96.62% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4674 4958 5488
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +3 7 £55,000 +27.90% 2
Merseyside - 3 £58,375 - 1
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) CISSP
3 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
4 10 (41.67%) CISM
5 9 (37.50%) Security Management
6 8 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Network Security
8 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
9 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Data Management
9 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (12.50%) Service Management
10 3 (12.50%) CESG
10 3 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (12.50%) Firewall
10 3 (12.50%) ITSM
10 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 3 (12.50%) Law
10 3 (12.50%) Legal

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 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Network Security
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Law
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) CESG
2 3 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (4.17%) BYOD
4 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (37.50%) Security Management
3 8 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 8 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
6 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (16.67%) Data Management
6 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (12.50%) ISMS
7 3 (12.50%) ITSM
7 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (41.67%) CISM
3 3 (12.50%) CLAS
4 2 (8.33%) CISA
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CEH
5 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
5 1 (4.17%) CRISC
5 1 (4.17%) OSCP
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (8.33%) COBIT
4 2 (8.33%) ISO22301
5 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (4.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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