Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 17 October 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 221 254
Rank change year-on-year +10 +33 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 9 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.19% 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.32% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 4
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +17.35% -10.91%
10th Percentile £40,000 £51,250 £42,813
90th Percentile £70,500 £65,325 £53,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +22.45% -10.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4583 5360 6791
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 98.02% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3882 4545 5370
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,025
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 17 October 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 17 October 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 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
4 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 5 (55.56%) CISSP
4 5 (55.56%) GDPR
5 4 (44.44%) IT Audit
5 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
5 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) CISA
5 4 (44.44%) CISM
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (33.33%) CRISC
6 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
6 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (33.33%) Security Auditing
6 3 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (22.22%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (22.22%) ISMS
7 2 (22.22%) COBIT
7 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (11.11%) BCP

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 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 4 (44.44%) IT Audit
4 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Security Auditing
5 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (22.22%) ISMS
7 1 (11.11%) BCP
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (11.11%) Network Design
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) CRISC
4 1 (11.11%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (55.56%) GDPR
2 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (22.22%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft