The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 426 393 397
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 22 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 44
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £53,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21332 20818 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.99% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17016 17146 18867
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Manager
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -10 10 £65,000 +8.33%
Buckinghamshire -15 6 £62,000 +34.05%
Hampshire -16 5 £65,000 +8.33%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (57.58%) CISSP
3 17 (51.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (39.39%) Management Information System
5 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 10 (30.30%) Security Management
6 10 (30.30%) Degree
7 9 (27.27%) CISM
8 8 (24.24%) Project Management
9 7 (21.21%) Legal
9 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
10 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
10 6 (18.18%) Data Security
10 6 (18.18%) BCP
10 6 (18.18%) ITIL
11 5 (15.15%) Information Security Management
11 5 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (15.15%) COSO
11 5 (15.15%) COBIT
11 5 (15.15%) Logistics
12 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
12 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
12 4 (12.12%) ISACA
12 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
12 4 (12.12%) Information Management
12 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
12 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 4 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 11 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 10 (30.30%) Security Management
4 8 (24.24%) Project Management
5 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
6 6 (18.18%) Data Security
6 6 (18.18%) BCP
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) Information Security Management
7 5 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (15.15%) Logistics
8 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
8 4 (12.12%) Information Management
8 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.09%) Data Management
9 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) CISSP
2 10 (30.30%) Degree
3 9 (27.27%) CISM
4 4 (12.12%) ISACA
4 4 (12.12%) CISA
5 2 (6.06%) MBA
5 2 (6.06%) SSCP
5 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 5 (15.15%) COSO
3 5 (15.15%) COBIT
4 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (6.06%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory