Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £52,250 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 303 291
Rank change year-on-year +32 -12 +63
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 23 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.13% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 35
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,250 £53,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.79% -10.42% +33.33%
10th Percentile £42,375 £35,625 £51,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,625 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +12.50% -

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 8,110 9,276 10,928
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 97.53% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,658 7,784 9,191
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,625
90th Percentile £61,325 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +35 17 £52,250 -2.79%
South Yorkshire - 5 £55,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (52.17%) PCI DSS
3 11 (47.83%) ISMS
3 11 (47.83%) Information Security Management
3 11 (47.83%) Security Management
3 11 (47.83%) CISSP
4 9 (39.13%) CISM
4 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
5 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
5 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) GDPR
6 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
6 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) IT Audit
8 5 (21.74%) Critical Thinking
8 5 (21.74%) Law
8 5 (21.74%) OWASP
9 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (17.39%) LDAP
9 4 (17.39%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (17.39%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (13.04%) Internal Audit
10 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
10 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy

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 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
1 2 (8.70%) IPsec
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Information Security Management
2 11 (47.83%) ISMS
2 11 (47.83%) Security Management
3 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
4 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
5 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (26.09%) IT Audit
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (21.74%) Critical Thinking
7 5 (21.74%) OWASP
8 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
9 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 3 (13.04%) Internal Audit
10 2 (8.70%) Compliance Audit
10 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
10 2 (8.70%) Planning and Forecasting
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CISSP
2 9 (39.13%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) CISA
4 1 (4.35%) CISMP
4 1 (4.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (52.17%) PCI DSS
2 8 (34.78%) GDPR
3 4 (17.39%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
5 2 (8.70%) COBIT
6 1 (4.35%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) VMware