The median annual salary for a IT Security Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

IT Security Manager
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 225 247
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 1 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Median salary - £69,250 £61,215
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,052
% change year-on-year -9.09% -0.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5931 5576 6456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.83% 97.04% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4959 4681 5205
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured IT Security Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Manager in the North West

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for IT Security Manager in the North West

IT Security Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Manchester -33 1 - - 3
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 North West region featuring IT Security Manager in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
5 2 (20.00%) OWASP
5 2 (20.00%) CEH
5 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) OSCP
5 2 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
5 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
6 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) COBIT
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) ISMS
6 1 (10.00%) SAP

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) OWASP
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) ISMS
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
2 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (20.00%) OSCP
2 2 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (10.00%) COBIT
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 26 days ago