The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 259 298
Rank change year-on-year +33 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 10 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.047% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.049% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 20
Median salary £67,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.62% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £48,328 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £98,000 £82,750
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4908 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.22% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5575 8455
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Information Security Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in the City of London

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in the City of London

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in the City of London

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 City of London region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) CISSP
3 9 (40.91%) CISM
4 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 8 (36.36%) CISA
5 7 (31.82%) Security Management
5 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
6 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 6 (27.27%) ISMS
7 5 (22.73%) SIEM
7 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
7 5 (22.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 4 (18.18%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
8 4 (18.18%) PMP
8 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
8 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (18.18%) Change Management
8 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
8 4 (18.18%) Firewall
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) DMZ
2 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 7 (31.82%) Security Management
5 6 (27.27%) ISMS
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) SIEM
7 4 (18.18%) Change Management
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
7 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
8 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement Process
8 3 (13.64%) Internal Audit
8 3 (13.64%) Line Management
8 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
8 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CISM
1 9 (40.91%) CISSP
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) CISA
3 5 (22.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
4 4 (18.18%) PMP
5 1 (4.55%) CISMP
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.55%) CRISC
5 1 (4.55%) ISACA
5 1 (4.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.55%) COBIT
3 1 (4.55%) GDPR
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 22301
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
City, London
Modis International
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