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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 238 231 253
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 22 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 20
Median salary £60,000 £54,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.09% -12.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £63,400 £76,000
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
6034 5905 7247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.65% 95.91% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5084 4895 6191
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -9 12 £55,000 - 1
Cheshire +15 6 £60,000 +23.07% 2
Lancashire +1 4 £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 3 December 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 45 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (55.56%) CISSP
2 25 (55.56%) CISM
2 25 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 17 (37.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (31.11%) Information Security Management
4 14 (31.11%) Security Management
4 14 (31.11%) Security Operations
5 13 (28.89%) Risk Management
6 12 (26.67%) Finance
7 10 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 9 (20.00%) Security Testing
8 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (17.78%) SANS
9 8 (17.78%) ISMS
9 8 (17.78%) Postgraduate
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
11 6 (13.33%) CHFI
11 6 (13.33%) Degree
11 6 (13.33%) CEH
11 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
12 5 (11.11%) Law
12 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 5 (11.11%) CISA
12 5 (11.11%) Data Management
12 5 (11.11%) Network Security
12 5 (11.11%) ISO27002

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 5 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (8.89%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 2 (4.44%) Blog
5 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (31.11%) Information Security Management
2 14 (31.11%) Security Management
2 14 (31.11%) Security Operations
3 13 (28.89%) Risk Management
4 10 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 9 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 8 (17.78%) ISMS
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
9 5 (11.11%) Analytics
9 5 (11.11%) Data Management
9 5 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (8.89%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) CISM
1 25 (55.56%) CISSP
2 8 (17.78%) Postgraduate
2 8 (17.78%) SANS
3 6 (13.33%) CEH
3 6 (13.33%) CHFI
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
4 5 (11.11%) CISA
5 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 17 (37.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (11.11%) ISO27002
4 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.22%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Intel
2 1 (2.22%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £1 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum to £50,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus attractive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago