Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Manager
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 139 181
Rank change year-on-year -34 +42 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 4 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.13% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Cheshire median annual salary - £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.16% -20.83%
North West median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year -1.79% +7.18% -16.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2950 2207 3115
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 97.27% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 1892 2642
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,725 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Information Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Cheshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Cheshire

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Information Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001