The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 241 246 246
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.066% 0.059% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.062% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £62,500 £51,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.54% -21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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
5734 6442 6850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.17% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4624 5209 5815
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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
Manchester +9 1 £45,000 -11.76% 1
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (30.00%) CISSP
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 4 (20.00%) Security Management
6 4 (20.00%) ISMS
7 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) QA
7 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) SIEM
7 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (15.00%) Firewall
7 3 (15.00%) NHS
7 3 (15.00%) CISM
8 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Cybercrime
9 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (5.00%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Cybercrime
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) Security Management
4 4 (20.00%) ISMS
5 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) SIEM
5 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (15.00%) QA
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday