The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 114 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 22 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.00% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 5
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% +44.26%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
1818 1629 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.34% 80.52% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 1472 1035
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 2014.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 19 (63.33%) Business Continuity
2 16 (53.33%) ITIL
3 15 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 13 (43.33%) CISA
4 13 (43.33%) CISM
4 13 (43.33%) Information Security
4 13 (43.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (40.00%) Degree
5 12 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (36.67%) VMware
7 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) SLA
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (33.33%) BCP
7 10 (33.33%) Coaching
8 9 (30.00%) Information Security Management
9 6 (20.00%) CISSP
10 5 (16.67%) IRCA
10 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
12 3 (10.00%) Open Source
12 3 (10.00%) Web Development
12 3 (10.00%) Legal
12 3 (10.00%) Data Security
12 3 (10.00%) Project Management
12 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
12 3 (10.00%) SIEM

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 10 (33.33%) Customer Services Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Information Security Officer
2 8 (26.67%) Security Officer
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 3 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Business Continuity
2 16 (53.33%) ITIL
3 15 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 13 (43.33%) Information Security
5 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (33.33%) BCP
6 10 (33.33%) Coaching
6 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 9 (30.00%) Information Security Management
8 3 (10.00%) Data Security
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) SIEM
8 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.67%) Time Management
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 2 (6.67%) Document Management
9 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) CISA
1 13 (43.33%) CISM
2 12 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (20.00%) CISSP
4 5 (16.67%) IRCA
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.67%) PCI QSA
5 2 (6.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (33.33%) SLA
3 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.67%) ISO 14001
5 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco