Period
to 21 September 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 September 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 347 391
Rank change year-on-year +6 +44 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 22 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.13% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 10
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +11.11% -19.64%
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +1.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11267 12727 15337
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 96.26% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9226 10677 12741
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £48,195 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.46% +5.56% -

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in the East of England

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in the East of England

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in the East of England

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Manager within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 12 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire -1 8 £78,000 +30.00%
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
Essex - 1 - -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 East of England region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (81.82%) Risk Management
3 17 (77.27%) GAP Analysis
3 17 (77.27%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
5 13 (59.09%) ISMS
6 12 (54.55%) C
6 12 (54.55%) GDPR
7 6 (27.27%) Information Security Governance
8 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (22.73%) CISM
9 4 (18.18%) Security Management
10 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
11 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
11 2 (9.09%) Finance
11 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
11 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
11 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
11 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (4.55%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
12 1 (4.55%) Time Management
12 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
12 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
12 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
12 1 (4.55%) Firewall

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (4.55%) Firewall
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (81.82%) Risk Management
3 17 (77.27%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (77.27%) GAP Analysis
4 13 (59.09%) ISMS
5 6 (27.27%) Information Security Governance
6 4 (18.18%) Security Management
7 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
8 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.55%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISM
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 12 (54.55%) GDPR
3 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)