The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 528 582
Rank change year-on-year -9 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 78 104 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 73 94 100
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,400
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £93,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.45%  

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 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +29 10 £67,500 +6.71% 1
West End of London - 1 £57,500 -
Information Security Manager
England

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

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

1 144 (100.00%) Information Security
2 90 (62.50%) CISSP
3 73 (50.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 71 (49.31%) CISM
5 57 (39.58%) CISA
6 49 (34.03%) Risk Management
6 49 (34.03%) Cybersecurity
7 44 (30.56%) Finance
8 31 (21.53%) Data Protection
9 27 (18.75%) Degree
10 26 (18.06%) Firewall
11 25 (17.36%) Security Management
11 25 (17.36%) Banking
12 22 (15.28%) Management Information System
13 20 (13.89%) ISMS
13 20 (13.89%) SIEM
14 19 (13.19%) Security Operations
14 19 (13.19%) Information Security Management
15 18 (12.50%) Incident Management
15 18 (12.50%) Internal Audit
15 18 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
16 17 (11.81%) PCI DSS
16 17 (11.81%) GIAC
17 16 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
17 16 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
18 15 (10.42%) SolarWinds
18 15 (10.42%) Project Management
18 15 (10.42%) ITIL
19 14 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (9.72%) Legal

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (0.69%) Apache
1 1 (0.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.06%) Firewall
2 6 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.78%) Network Security
3 4 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.39%) DNS
4 2 (1.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.69%) DMZ
5 1 (0.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.69%) Big Data
1 1 (0.69%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 44 (30.56%) Finance
2 25 (17.36%) Banking
3 14 (9.72%) Legal
4 6 (4.17%) Law
5 3 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.08%) Retail
6 2 (1.39%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.28%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.94%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.78%) Clustering
6 3 (2.08%) CESG
6 3 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (2.08%) Fintech
6 3 (2.08%) NHS
7 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.39%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.39%) PMI
7 2 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.33%) Linux
2 8 (5.56%) Windows
2 8 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.39%) Android
3 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.69%) GCOS
4 1 (0.69%) OpenBSD
4 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (100.00%) Information Security
2 49 (34.03%) Cybersecurity
2 49 (34.03%) Risk Management
3 31 (21.53%) Data Protection
4 25 (17.36%) Security Management
5 20 (13.89%) ISMS
5 20 (13.89%) SIEM
6 19 (13.19%) Information Security Management
6 19 (13.19%) Security Operations
7 18 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 18 (12.50%) Internal Audit
7 18 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
9 15 (10.42%) ITIL
9 15 (10.42%) Project Management
10 14 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 13 (9.03%) Analytics
11 13 (9.03%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 90 (62.50%) CISSP
2 71 (49.31%) CISM
3 57 (39.58%) CISA
4 27 (18.75%) Degree
5 17 (11.81%) GIAC
6 12 (8.33%) GISF
6 12 (8.33%) GSEC
7 8 (5.56%) PMI Certification
8 7 (4.86%) CISMP
8 7 (4.86%) CRISC
8 7 (4.86%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 6 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (4.17%) ISACA
9 6 (4.17%) PMP
9 6 (4.17%) SSCP
10 5 (3.47%) CEH
10 5 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (3.47%) DBS Check
10 5 (3.47%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (50.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (11.81%) PCI DSS
3 13 (9.03%) GDPR
4 10 (6.94%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (5.56%) ISO 9001
7 6 (4.17%) COBIT
8 5 (3.47%) ISO 22301
8 5 (3.47%) SLA
9 3 (2.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (1.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.69%) BS25999
11 1 (0.69%) FISMA
11 1 (0.69%) ISO 31000
11 1 (0.69%) NIST 800
System Software
1 8 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (9.72%) SCCM
2 13 (9.03%) WSUS
3 12 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (8.33%) Nessus
4 11 (7.64%) Core Impact
4 11 (7.64%) Nexpose
4 11 (7.64%) OpenVAS
4 11 (7.64%) PowerBroker
4 11 (7.64%) QRadar
4 11 (7.64%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 15 (10.42%) SolarWinds
2 12 (8.33%) Aveksa
2 12 (8.33%) CyberArk
2 12 (8.33%) McAfee
2 12 (8.33%) Palo Alto
2 12 (8.33%) Splunk
2 12 (8.33%) Symantec
3 11 (7.64%) AlienVault
3 11 (7.64%) ArcSight
3 11 (7.64%) Bomgar
3 11 (7.64%) LogRhythm
3 11 (7.64%) Qualys
4 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.39%) VMware
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £46000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + associated benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago