Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £76,250 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 205 207
Rank change year-on-year +22 +2 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 30 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.73% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 5
Hertfordshire median annual salary £76,250 £78,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.24% +30.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £67,500 £65,125 £53,102
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £74,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +6.43% +12.00% +11.11%

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 4,042 3,957 4,293
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.80% 97.06% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,197 3,389 3,595
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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
Watford - 4 £71,250 -
Hatfield -7 2 £70,000 -6.67% 1
Information Security Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, Information Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Information Security
2 29 (96.67%) CISSP
2 29 (96.67%) CISM
3 24 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (60.00%) Management Information System
5 16 (53.33%) ITIL
5 16 (53.33%) Unix
5 16 (53.33%) Windows
5 16 (53.33%) Linux
5 16 (53.33%) PCI DSS
5 16 (53.33%) Cryptography
5 16 (53.33%) SIEM
5 16 (53.33%) SaaS
5 16 (53.33%) LogRhythm
5 16 (53.33%) Patch Management
6 14 (46.67%) ISO 22301
6 14 (46.67%) GDPR
7 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (40.00%) CRISC
9 10 (33.33%) COBIT
10 9 (30.00%) ISMS
11 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
11 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
11 8 (26.67%) Security Management
11 8 (26.67%) Information Security Governance
12 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (16.67%) Due Diligence
13 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 5 (16.67%) Symantec

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 16 (53.33%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) GIS
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
1 16 (53.33%) Unix
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (53.33%) Cryptography
2 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) Patch Management
2 16 (53.33%) SIEM
3 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (30.00%) ISMS
5 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 8 (26.67%) Information Security Governance
5 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
5 8 (26.67%) Security Management
6 5 (16.67%) Due Diligence
6 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) Cloud Operations
7 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
9 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (3.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (96.67%) CISM
1 29 (96.67%) CISSP
2 12 (40.00%) CRISC
3 4 (13.33%) CISA
4 2 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (6.67%) GIAC
4 2 (6.67%) GSLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (53.33%) PCI DSS
3 14 (46.67%) GDPR
3 14 (46.67%) ISO 22301
4 10 (33.33%) COBIT
5 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) LogRhythm
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Sophos
2 5 (16.67%) Symantec
3 4 (13.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) CA