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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 389 424 402
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 54 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.093% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 52 19 36
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,600 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Buckinghamshire +13 16 £55,000 -11.29% 1
Berkshire +11 16 £48,750 -25.00% 1
East Sussex +40 13 £50,000 -
Surrey - 7 £75,000 -
Hampshire +1 2 £71,250 +9.61%
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 82 (100.00%) Information Security
2 54 (65.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (40.24%) ISMS
3 33 (40.24%) PCI DSS
4 32 (39.02%) CISSP
5 30 (36.59%) Security Management
5 30 (36.59%) Risk Management
6 27 (32.93%) ITIL
7 25 (30.49%) CISM
8 24 (29.27%) Information Security Management
9 16 (19.51%) Service Delivery
9 16 (19.51%) Data Protection
10 15 (18.29%) Business Continuity
10 15 (18.29%) Management Information System
11 14 (17.07%) Information Assurance
12 13 (15.85%) RMADS
13 12 (14.63%) Data Protection Act
13 12 (14.63%) Finance
14 11 (13.41%) Supplier Management
15 10 (12.20%) BCP
16 9 (10.98%) Service Management
16 9 (10.98%) Legal
16 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
17 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
17 8 (9.76%) Cyber Security
17 8 (9.76%) Data Privacy
17 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
17 8 (9.76%) Migration
17 8 (9.76%) ITSM
18 7 (8.54%) Matrix Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Firewall
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.22%) LAN
3 1 (1.22%) WAN
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Legal
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Advertising
5 2 (2.44%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Management Information System
2 13 (15.85%) RMADS
3 12 (14.63%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (9.76%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.44%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
1 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Information Security
2 33 (40.24%) ISMS
3 30 (36.59%) Security Management
3 30 (36.59%) Risk Management
4 27 (32.93%) ITIL
5 24 (29.27%) Information Security Management
6 16 (19.51%) Service Delivery
6 16 (19.51%) Data Protection
7 15 (18.29%) Business Continuity
8 14 (17.07%) Information Assurance
9 11 (13.41%) Supplier Management
10 10 (12.20%) BCP
11 9 (10.98%) Service Management
12 8 (9.76%) ITSM
12 8 (9.76%) Migration
12 8 (9.76%) Cyber Security
12 8 (9.76%) Data Privacy
13 7 (8.54%) Matrix Management
14 5 (6.10%) Incident Management
14 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) CISSP
2 25 (30.49%) CISM
3 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
4 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 6 (7.32%) CISA
6 5 (6.10%) CRISC
6 5 (6.10%) Degree
7 1 (1.22%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) GIAC
7 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.22%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (65.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (40.24%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.10%) COSO
5 4 (4.88%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.22%) Symantec
1 1 (1.22%) Websense
1 1 (1.22%) Qualys
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