The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £62,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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 / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 356 432
Rank change year-on-year -23 +76  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 13 90 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.089% 0.49% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.51% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 88 40
Median salary £62,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £85,000 £72,750
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14182 17817 20713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.56% 96.93% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11882 15144 16834
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,075 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in the South East

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in the South East

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in the South East

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Hampshire +14 7 £62,000 +18.09% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £60,000 -7.69%
Surrey +29 1 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Berkshire -23 1 £82,500 +37.50% 1
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (73.08%) CISSP
3 18 (69.23%) CISM
3 18 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (57.69%) Risk Management
5 11 (42.31%) PCI DSS
6 9 (34.62%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (26.92%) CISA
7 7 (26.92%) Information Assurance
7 7 (26.92%) ISMS
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) Information Security Management
8 5 (19.23%) Security Management
8 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
9 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 4 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (15.38%) Internal Audit
9 4 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (15.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 3 (11.54%) ISO 31000
10 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (11.54%) Finance
10 3 (11.54%) Logistics
10 3 (11.54%) CESG
10 3 (11.54%) ISO 22301
11 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
11 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) CESG
3 2 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (57.69%) Risk Management
3 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (26.92%) Information Assurance
4 7 (26.92%) ISMS
5 5 (19.23%) Information Security Management
5 5 (19.23%) Security Management
6 4 (15.38%) Internal Audit
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) Logistics
8 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (7.69%) Information Management
8 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.69%) Threat Management
9 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) CISSP
2 18 (69.23%) CISM
3 7 (26.92%) CISA
4 5 (19.23%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (7.69%) CEH
6 2 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (7.69%) CLAS
6 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.85%) CRISC
7 1 (3.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (42.31%) PCI DSS
3 4 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 3 (11.54%) ISO 22301
4 3 (11.54%) ISO 31000
4 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (7.69%) RMADS
6 1 (3.85%) COBIT
6 1 (3.85%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) SAP
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £62000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Modis International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + car+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago