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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 410 432 434
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 30 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.070% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.074% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 9
Average salary £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -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 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
20150 21570 21037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.73% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16289 17120 17540
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 £65,000 £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 March 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 March 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
Berkshire - 14 £62,500 - 2
Kent +24 8 £72,500 +61.11%
Surrey -8 3 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £60,000 - 1
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 57 (100.00%) Information Security
2 38 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (63.16%) Security Management
4 34 (59.65%) Information Security Management
5 33 (57.89%) Risk Management
6 31 (54.39%) CISSP
7 26 (45.61%) ISMS
8 25 (43.86%) CISM
9 23 (40.35%) ITIL
10 19 (33.33%) Management Information System
11 18 (31.58%) PCI DSS
12 16 (28.07%) Finance
13 15 (26.32%) Business Continuity
14 13 (22.81%) Data Protection
15 12 (21.05%) Legal
15 12 (21.05%) CRISC
16 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
16 10 (17.54%) COSO
16 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
16 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
16 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
17 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
17 9 (15.79%) Degree
17 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
17 9 (15.79%) Security Architecture
17 9 (15.79%) Data Privacy
18 8 (14.04%) Cyber Security
18 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
18 8 (14.04%) Matrix Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Legal
3 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.77%) Law
5 4 (7.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Information Security
2 36 (63.16%) Security Management
3 34 (59.65%) Information Security Management
4 33 (57.89%) Risk Management
5 26 (45.61%) ISMS
6 23 (40.35%) ITIL
7 15 (26.32%) Business Continuity
8 13 (22.81%) Data Protection
9 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
10 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (15.79%) Security Architecture
10 9 (15.79%) Data Privacy
11 8 (14.04%) Cyber Security
11 8 (14.04%) Matrix Management
11 8 (14.04%) ITSM
11 8 (14.04%) Service Management
11 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (8.77%) Strategic Planning
13 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 31 (54.39%) CISSP
2 25 (43.86%) CISM
3 12 (21.05%) CRISC
4 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
5 9 (15.79%) Degree
5 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 6 (10.53%) GIAC
6 6 (10.53%) CISA
7 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (8.77%) SSCP
8 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (31.58%) PCI DSS
3 10 (17.54%) COSO
4 3 (5.26%) COBIT
4 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Momentum
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Via Resource
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago