The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 185 203
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 14 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.39% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.39% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 1
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.34% +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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3427 3820 4503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.58% 98.12% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2856 3240 3607
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds 0 6 £60,000 +4.34%
Bradford - 5 £58,750 -
Pudsey - 2 £57,500 -
Information Security Manager
Yorkshire

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 13 (61.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (47.62%) CISM
5 9 (42.86%) CISA
5 9 (42.86%) CISSP
6 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
7 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
9 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
10 4 (19.05%) Security Management
10 4 (19.05%) ISMS
11 3 (14.29%) CEH
11 3 (14.29%) People Management
11 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
11 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
11 3 (14.29%) Data Security
11 3 (14.29%) Finance
12 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
12 2 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (9.52%) GIAC
12 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
12 2 (9.52%) SSCP
12 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
12 2 (9.52%) CRISC
12 2 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
12 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
12 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing

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

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) BBC
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (19.05%) ISMS
5 4 (19.05%) Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) Data Security
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) People Management
6 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CISM
2 9 (42.86%) CISA
2 9 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (14.29%) CEH
4 2 (9.52%) CLAS
4 2 (9.52%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (9.52%) CRISC
4 2 (9.52%) CSSLP
4 2 (9.52%) GIAC
4 2 (9.52%) SANS
4 2 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (9.52%) SSCP
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.52%) COBIT
3 2 (9.52%) GDPR
3 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft