The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 124 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
Information Security Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2187 2013 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.23% 93.67% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1818 1324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Information Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) CISSP
3 7 (43.75%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
4 6 (37.50%) CISA
4 6 (37.50%) CISM
4 6 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Security Management
5 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Data Security
7 1 (6.25%) Electronics
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.25%) CESG
7 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
7 1 (6.25%) COBIT
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
4 6 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
5 3 (18.75%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Data Security
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) People Management
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CISSP
2 6 (37.50%) CISA
2 6 (37.50%) CISM
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (6.25%) COBIT