The first table below looks at the demand for 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 110 109 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 5 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.52% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.68% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Average salary £29,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Security Management
West Midlands

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Management Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing 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 Security Management.

1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) CISSP
4 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISMS
6 2 (16.67%) COBIT
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Remedy
7 1 (8.33%) McAfee
7 1 (8.33%) Law
7 1 (8.33%) Clustering
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (25.00%) Security Officer
1 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Security Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) ISMS
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco