Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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

Information Security Manager
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 95 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 - +104
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.38% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 643 1,162 1,156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.62% 97.98% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 578 941 1,011
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,750 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,429 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings that featured Information Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Staffordshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Staffordshire

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +4 7 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Information Security Manager
West Midlands

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Information Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Data Security
2 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 8 (88.89%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (55.56%) IaaS
5 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (55.56%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (55.56%) Internal Audit
5 5 (55.56%) SaaS
5 5 (55.56%) PaaS
5 5 (55.56%) GDPR
6 4 (44.44%) Virtual Team Management
6 4 (44.44%) Virtual Team
7 3 (33.33%) CISSP
7 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
8 1 (11.11%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (11.11%) Coaching
8 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) IaaS
2 5 (55.56%) PaaS
2 5 (55.56%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Team
3 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Data Security
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 5 (55.56%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (55.56%) Internal Audit
5 4 (44.44%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (11.11%) Coaching
7 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
7 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) Cyber Essentials
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) GDPR