Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 90 102
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.58% 0.30% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.31% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Staffordshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% -18.52% +55.15%
10th Percentile £46,250 £44,479 £50,750
90th Percentile £53,450 £73,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +9.09%

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 842 968 1,240
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.68% 97.29% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 694 787 1,112
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.22% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,275
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 16 August 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 +8 4 £47,500 -36.67% 1
Information Security Manager
West Midlands

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Data Security
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) PaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) IaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) GDPR
4 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

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 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) GDPR