The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 126 115 101
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.16% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.21% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £57,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-14.78% +23.65%
Information Security Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1674 1456 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.87% 79.78% 72.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1280 1047
Average salary £43,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,650 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the Birmingham region.

Information Security Management Salary Trend in Birmingham

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security Management.

1 11 (100.00%) Security Management
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (90.91%) CISA
2 10 (90.91%) CISM
3 8 (72.73%) CISSP
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
5 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
6 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
7 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
7 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 3 (27.27%) Legal
7 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
7 3 (27.27%) Games
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) Retail
7 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Time Management
7 3 (27.27%) PCI QSA
7 3 (27.27%) SIEM
7 3 (27.27%) CRISC
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
9 1 (9.09%) IRCA
9 1 (9.09%) BCP

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 3 (27.27%) Games
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (36.36%) Security Officer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Information Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
1 11 (100.00%) Security Management
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (9.09%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 1 (9.09%) BCP
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISA
1 10 (90.91%) CISM
2 8 (72.73%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) PCI QSA
3 3 (27.27%) CRISC
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
3 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
4 1 (9.09%) COBIT