Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £73,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 17 January 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - +88 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.34% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Watford median annual salary £73,500 - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £64,250
% change year-on-year +2.27% -14.40% -1.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 849 976 996
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 95.31% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 751 815 861
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Watford

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Watford

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Watford region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 22301
1 3 (100.00%) GDPR

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (100.00%) SaaS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) GDPR
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 22301
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk