The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 392 423 380
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 46 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 39
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-9.05% -3.33%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the South East region.

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
Berkshire +14 17 £47,500 -26.92% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 16 £55,000 -12.00%
Surrey - 6 £75,000 -
East Sussex +23 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire +1 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Oxfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 81 (100.00%) Information Security
2 50 (61.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (44.44%) CISSP
4 30 (37.04%) PCI DSS
5 26 (32.10%) CISM
6 24 (29.63%) Risk Management
7 23 (28.40%) Security Management
7 23 (28.40%) ISMS
8 21 (25.93%) ITIL
9 17 (20.99%) Business Continuity
10 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
11 14 (17.28%) Information Security Management
11 14 (17.28%) BCP
11 14 (17.28%) Information Assurance
12 13 (16.05%) RMADS
13 11 (13.58%) Supplier Management
14 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
15 9 (11.11%) CISA
15 9 (11.11%) Data Protection
16 8 (9.88%) Migration
17 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
17 7 (8.64%) Service Management
17 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
18 6 (7.41%) Data Privacy
18 6 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 6 (7.41%) Mainframe
18 6 (7.41%) Internet
18 6 (7.41%) Client/Server
18 6 (7.41%) Firewall
18 6 (7.41%) ITSM

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.47%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
1 6 (7.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.23%) LAN
2 1 (1.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) VPN
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
1 6 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (2.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 13 (16.05%) RMADS
3 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.41%) Mainframe
5 5 (6.17%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Information Security
2 24 (29.63%) Risk Management
3 23 (28.40%) Security Management
3 23 (28.40%) ISMS
4 21 (25.93%) ITIL
5 17 (20.99%) Business Continuity
6 14 (17.28%) BCP
6 14 (17.28%) Information Security Management
6 14 (17.28%) Information Assurance
7 11 (13.58%) Supplier Management
8 10 (12.35%) Service Delivery
9 9 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 8 (9.88%) Migration
11 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (8.64%) Service Management
12 6 (7.41%) ITSM
12 6 (7.41%) Data Privacy
13 5 (6.17%) Coaching
13 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
13 5 (6.17%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 36 (44.44%) CISSP
2 26 (32.10%) CISM
3 9 (11.11%) CISA
4 4 (4.94%) Degree
5 2 (2.47%) CRISC
5 2 (2.47%) GIAC
5 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) CGEIT
6 1 (1.23%) GSEC
6 1 (1.23%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CCIE
6 1 (1.23%) CCNP
6 1 (1.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (61.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (37.04%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (4.94%) ISO 9000
5 2 (2.47%) COSO
6 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.23%) Cisco
1 1 (1.23%) Symantec
1 1 (1.23%) Websense
1 1 (1.23%) Qualys
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