The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 119 124 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.20% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.21% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1874 1919 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.17% 93.66% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1697 1381
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Manager
West Midlands

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) CISA
5 2 (20.00%) CISM
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) COBIT
6 1 (10.00%) ISMS
6 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) CGEIT
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

Information Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) ISMS
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) CISA
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CGEIT
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS