The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had IT Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Manager
Rank 133 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Median salary £61,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,052 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-0.09% +0.09%
IT 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
2311 1776 1728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.10% 97.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1451 1503
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured IT Security Manager in the job title.

IT Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IT Security Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT 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 Birmingham region featuring IT Security Manager in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 14 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) Risk Management
5 9 (56.25%) IT Audit
6 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
6 7 (43.75%) Security Management
6 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
6 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (43.75%) CISM
7 6 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (37.50%) Information Security Management
7 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
8 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (31.25%) Retail
8 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (31.25%) CISSP
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (25.00%) Information Security Governance
10 3 (18.75%) PCI QSA
10 3 (18.75%) Threat Detection
10 3 (18.75%) COBIT
10 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
10 3 (18.75%) Games
10 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) Unix

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) Risk Management
3 9 (56.25%) IT Audit
4 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
4 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (43.75%) Security Management
5 6 (37.50%) Information Security Management
6 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (25.00%) Information Security Governance
7 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
8 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 3 (18.75%) Threat Detection
9 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
9 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
9 2 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CISM
2 5 (31.25%) CISSP
3 3 (18.75%) PCI QSA
4 2 (12.50%) CISA
4 2 (12.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (18.75%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco