The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Manager
Rank 186 - 175
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% - 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
Information Security Manager
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4323 4798 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.78% 96.97% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3415 3948 2821
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Leeds - 10 £45,000 -
Information Security Manager
Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (78.13%) Data Protection
3 14 (43.75%) CISSP
4 13 (40.63%) CISM
4 13 (40.63%) Security Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Legal
6 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (28.13%) Security Management
8 7 (21.88%) Wireless
8 7 (21.88%) Firewall
9 6 (18.75%) Banking
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) Network Security
10 5 (15.63%) Law
10 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
10 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (12.50%) Information Security Management
12 3 (9.38%) NHS
12 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (9.38%) Retail
12 3 (9.38%) ISMS
13 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
13 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
13 2 (6.25%) Windows
13 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
14 1 (3.13%) SSL
14 1 (3.13%) Cisco
14 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
14 1 (3.13%) UNIX

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Wireless
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (34.38%) Legal
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 5 (15.63%) Law
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (9.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) NHS
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (3.13%) Solaris
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (78.13%) Data Protection
3 13 (40.63%) Security Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Security Management
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Information Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) ISMS
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) Kanban
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.13%) OWASP
8 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.13%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) CISSP
2 13 (40.63%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.13%) VMware