Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 302 337
Rank change year-on-year +55 +35 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 52 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.28% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 16
Yorkshire median annual salary £48,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £48,750 £41,875
90th Percentile £59,000 £71,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 9,363 10,501 12,174
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.72% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,935 8,871 10,036
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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
West Yorkshire +43 52 £48,000 -20.00% 4
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (48.08%) Security Management
4 22 (42.31%) Information Security Management
5 21 (40.38%) Risk Management
6 20 (38.46%) IT Audit
7 17 (32.69%) Internal Audit
8 16 (30.77%) Legal
9 15 (28.85%) Data Protection
10 14 (26.92%) COBIT
10 14 (26.92%) CISM
10 14 (26.92%) Information Management
11 13 (25.00%) Change Management
11 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 13 (25.00%) CISSP
11 13 (25.00%) ISMS
11 13 (25.00%) Data Governance
11 13 (25.00%) Threat Detection
11 13 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
11 13 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
11 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
14 7 (13.46%) Retail
14 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (13.46%) Compliance Audit
15 6 (11.54%) GDPR
16 5 (9.62%) Proactive Management
16 5 (9.62%) CISA
16 5 (9.62%) CRISC

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 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) VLAN
General
1 16 (30.77%) Legal
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 13 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Cyberattack
3 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (48.08%) Security Management
3 22 (42.31%) Information Security Management
4 21 (40.38%) Risk Management
5 20 (38.46%) IT Audit
6 17 (32.69%) Internal Audit
7 15 (28.85%) Data Protection
8 14 (26.92%) Information Management
9 13 (25.00%) Change Management
9 13 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (25.00%) Data Governance
9 13 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
9 13 (25.00%) ISMS
9 13 (25.00%) Threat Detection
10 12 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (13.46%) Compliance Audit
11 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (9.62%) Proactive Management
13 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (5.77%) Information Security Governance
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) CISM
2 13 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (9.62%) CISA
3 5 (9.62%) CRISC
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) SSCP
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (26.92%) COBIT
3 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 6 (11.54%) GDPR
5 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft