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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 420 402 450
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 25 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.15% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 3
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
21184 20928 21951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.85% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16953 17021 19047
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 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 28 November 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
(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
Kent - 8 £48,750 - 1
Surrey -5 7 £62,500 +13.63%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £47,500 - 2
Berkshire +7 3 £57,500 +2.67% 2
Oxfordshire +2 2 £52,500 -
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 55 (100.00%) Information Security
2 34 (61.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (50.91%) CISSP
4 24 (43.64%) Risk Management
5 23 (41.82%) Business Continuity
6 22 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 22 (40.00%) ITIL
7 18 (32.73%) Finance
8 17 (30.91%) Security Management
9 16 (29.09%) Data Protection
9 16 (29.09%) PCI DSS
10 15 (27.27%) CISM
11 13 (23.64%) Degree
11 13 (23.64%) COBIT
12 12 (21.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (21.82%) COSO
13 11 (20.00%) CISA
14 10 (18.18%) Legal
15 9 (16.36%) Risk Assessment
15 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
15 9 (16.36%) Information Security Management
15 9 (16.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
16 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
16 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
17 7 (12.73%) Project Management
17 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
18 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 17799
18 6 (10.91%) Data Security

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (7.27%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Broadband
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Legal
3 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.27%) Law
5 1 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Information Security
2 24 (43.64%) Risk Management
3 23 (41.82%) Business Continuity
4 22 (40.00%) ITIL
5 17 (30.91%) Security Management
6 16 (29.09%) Data Protection
7 12 (21.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (16.36%) Information Security Management
8 9 (16.36%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.73%) Project Management
10 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
11 6 (10.91%) Resource Management
11 6 (10.91%) Logistics
11 6 (10.91%) Data Security
11 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
11 6 (10.91%) Information Management
12 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (7.27%) BCP
14 3 (5.45%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 28 (50.91%) CISSP
2 15 (27.27%) CISM
3 13 (23.64%) Degree
4 11 (20.00%) CISA
5 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (7.27%) CRISC
6 4 (7.27%) ISACA
7 3 (5.45%) SSCP
7 3 (5.45%) GIAC
8 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.82%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (61.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (29.09%) PCI DSS
3 13 (23.64%) COBIT
4 12 (21.82%) COSO
5 9 (16.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (10.91%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) SAP
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