The median annual salary for a Information Security Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Manager
England / London
Rank 507 577 591
Rank change year-on-year +70 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 69 76 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 71 68
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £83,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in London

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in London

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in London

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +60 12 £83,750 -6.94% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £68,750 -
West End of London +9 1 £70,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £50,000 -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 London region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 198 (98.51%) Information Security
2 120 (59.70%) CISSP
3 97 (48.26%) CISM
4 95 (47.26%) Risk Management
5 92 (45.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 90 (44.78%) CISA
7 88 (43.78%) Cybersecurity
8 66 (32.84%) Data Protection
9 57 (28.36%) Management Information System
10 56 (27.86%) Finance
11 54 (26.87%) Degree
12 45 (22.39%) Security Management
13 37 (18.41%) Information Security Management
13 37 (18.41%) PCI DSS
14 28 (13.93%) Project Management
15 25 (12.44%) Legal
16 22 (10.95%) Data Protection Act
16 22 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (10.45%) ISMS
18 20 (9.95%) Business Continuity
19 19 (9.45%) ITIL
20 17 (8.46%) GDPR
21 15 (7.46%) Security Operations
21 15 (7.46%) Information Security Governance
21 15 (7.46%) Firewall
21 15 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
22 14 (6.97%) Internal Audit
23 13 (6.47%) Identity Access Management
23 13 (6.47%) Incident Management
23 13 (6.47%) Law

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.99%) IIS
2 1 (0.50%) Apache
2 1 (0.50%) JBoss
2 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (4.98%) MS Office
2 2 (1.00%) MS Project
3 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.46%) Firewall
2 12 (5.97%) Network Security
3 10 (4.98%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.99%) Internet
5 2 (1.00%) Intranet
6 1 (0.50%) DMZ
6 1 (0.50%) DNS
6 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.50%) LAN
6 1 (0.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.50%) Big Data
2 1 (0.50%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.50%) GIS
General
1 56 (27.86%) Finance
2 25 (12.44%) Legal
3 13 (6.47%) Law
4 12 (5.97%) Retail
5 10 (4.98%) Banking
6 5 (2.49%) Marketing
7 4 (1.99%) Games
8 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.00%) French Language
8 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.00%) Publishing
8 2 (1.00%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.49%) AngularJS
1 5 (2.49%) Node.js
1 5 (2.49%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (2.49%) SAML
1 5 (2.49%) XACML
2 4 (1.99%) SailPoint
2 4 (1.99%) SPML
3 2 (1.00%) .NET
4 1 (0.50%) SPNEGO
4 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (28.36%) Management Information System
2 22 (10.95%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.99%) CESG
6 3 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (1.49%) Fintech
7 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.00%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.50%) NHS
8 1 (0.50%) Online Games
8 1 (0.50%) PKI
8 1 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.00%) Windows
2 1 (0.50%) GCOS
2 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (98.51%) Information Security
2 95 (47.26%) Risk Management
3 88 (43.78%) Cybersecurity
4 66 (32.84%) Data Protection
5 45 (22.39%) Security Management
6 37 (18.41%) Information Security Management
7 28 (13.93%) Project Management
8 22 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (10.45%) ISMS
10 20 (9.95%) Business Continuity
11 19 (9.45%) ITIL
12 15 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (7.46%) Information Security Governance
12 15 (7.46%) Security Operations
13 14 (6.97%) Internal Audit
14 13 (6.47%) Identity Access Management
14 13 (6.47%) Incident Management
15 12 (5.97%) Data Privacy
15 12 (5.97%) Penetration Testing
16 11 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.49%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 120 (59.70%) CISSP
2 97 (48.26%) CISM
3 90 (44.78%) CISA
4 54 (26.87%) Degree
5 9 (4.48%) MBA
6 7 (3.48%) DBS Check
6 7 (3.48%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.49%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.99%) CRISC
8 4 (1.99%) CSSLP
8 4 (1.99%) GIAC
8 4 (1.99%) ISACA
8 4 (1.99%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (1.99%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.49%) CEH
9 3 (1.49%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.49%) CISMP
9 3 (1.49%) CLAS
9 3 (1.49%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (45.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (18.41%) PCI DSS
3 17 (8.46%) GDPR
4 9 (4.48%) QA
5 8 (3.98%) BS25999
6 5 (2.49%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.99%) COBIT
7 4 (1.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (1.49%) RMADS
8 3 (1.49%) SLA
9 2 (1.00%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.50%) EMIR
10 1 (0.50%) FISMA
10 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.50%) ISO22301
System Software
1 7 (3.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.99%) CA Single Sign-On
1 4 (1.99%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.49%) Oracle
3 4 (1.99%) ForgeRock
3 4 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.49%) AlienVault
4 3 (1.49%) CheckPoint
4 3 (1.49%) Cisco
4 3 (1.49%) F5
5 1 (0.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.50%) Lumension
5 1 (0.50%) Qualys
5 1 (0.50%) SAP
5 1 (0.50%) VMware
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, family PMI
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, stock, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £650000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago