The median annual salary for an IT Security Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 226 240
Rank change year-on-year -38 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 7 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £53,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £68,600 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.69% +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 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 6527 5416 6176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.62% 97.74% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 4594 5041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Manager in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 25 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
Manchester -22 5 £55,000 -4.34%
Cheshire - 2 £63,750 - 1
IT Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
3 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Logistics
4 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) CRISC
4 2 (25.00%) IaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) SANS
4 2 (25.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Security Auditing
5 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
5 1 (12.50%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Composer
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) OWASP
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Auditing
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) CRISC
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (25.00%) SANS
4 1 (12.50%) CEH
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
4 1 (12.50%) OSCP
4 1 (12.50%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
3 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (12.50%) COBIT
4 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
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