Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £73,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 207 237
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 11 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Hertfordshire median annual salary £73,500 £55,000 £64,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.64% -14.40% +2.80%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £53,425
90th Percentile £78,000 £63,000 £76,475
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +21.74% -2.13% -21.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4259 4342 5202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.03% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3613 3627 4284
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,788
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Hertfordshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Hertfordshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in Hertfordshire

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Hatfield - 4 £55,000 -
Watford -2 3 £73,500 +17.60%
Royston - 3 £78,000 -
Information Security Manager
East of England

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) CISSP
3 6 (54.55%) CISM
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
6 3 (27.27%) SaaS
6 3 (27.27%) COBIT
6 3 (27.27%) Splunk
6 3 (27.27%) SIEM
6 3 (27.27%) Information Security Governance
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
6 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) ISO 22301
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
6 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Linux

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Governance
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
3 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) COBIT
2 3 (27.27%) GDPR
2 3 (27.27%) ISO 22301
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
1 3 (27.27%) Splunk