The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 22 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 147 178
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 6 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.24% 0.58% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.59% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 3
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +27.77%  
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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2442 2858 3238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.10% 97.84% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2368 2569
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Leeds

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Leeds

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (66.67%) PCI DSS
4 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (41.67%) CISSP
5 5 (41.67%) CISM
6 4 (33.33%) CISA
6 4 (33.33%) Security Management
6 4 (33.33%) ISMS
7 3 (25.00%) People Management
7 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 3 (25.00%) CEH
7 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) Data Security
8 2 (16.67%) SSCP
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (16.67%) GIAC
8 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (16.67%) GDPR
8 2 (16.67%) CLAS
8 2 (16.67%) SANS
8 2 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
8 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 2 (16.67%) CSSLP

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) BBC
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (33.33%) ISMS
4 4 (33.33%) Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) People Management
5 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (16.67%) Data Security
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
7 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISM
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) CEH
4 2 (16.67%) CLAS
4 2 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (16.67%) CSSLP
4 2 (16.67%) GIAC
4 2 (16.67%) SANS
4 2 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (16.67%) SSCP
5 1 (8.33%) CRISC
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) COBIT
3 2 (16.67%) GDPR
3 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft