Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 296 355
Rank change year-on-year +16 +59 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 33 42 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.38% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 9
Yorkshire median annual salary £48,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £35,000 £49,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £72,500 £53,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9553 10958 12964
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.94% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8006 9262 10632
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in Yorkshire

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +24 33 £48,000 -20.00% 5
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (60.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (48.48%) IT Audit
4 14 (42.42%) Risk Management
5 10 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (30.30%) Security Management
6 9 (27.27%) CISSP
6 9 (27.27%) Data Protection
7 8 (24.24%) Information Security Management
7 8 (24.24%) CISM
8 7 (21.21%) Retail
8 7 (21.21%) COBIT
8 7 (21.21%) GDPR
9 6 (18.18%) ISMS
9 6 (18.18%) CISA
9 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
10 5 (15.15%) Legal
10 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (15.15%) Information Management
10 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
10 5 (15.15%) Threat Detection
10 5 (15.15%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (15.15%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
11 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (12.12%) Data Governance
11 4 (12.12%) CRISC
11 4 (12.12%) Internal Audit
11 4 (12.12%) Compliance Audit
11 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) VLAN
General
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (48.48%) IT Audit
3 14 (42.42%) Risk Management
4 10 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (30.30%) Security Management
5 9 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 8 (24.24%) Information Security Management
7 6 (18.18%) ISMS
8 5 (15.15%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (15.15%) Information Management
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.15%) Threat Detection
9 4 (12.12%) Change Management
9 4 (12.12%) Compliance Audit
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.12%) Data Governance
9 4 (12.12%) Internal Audit
9 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
10 3 (9.09%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) CISSP
2 8 (24.24%) CISM
3 6 (18.18%) CISA
4 4 (12.12%) CRISC
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (60.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (21.21%) COBIT
2 7 (21.21%) GDPR
3 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
4 3 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft