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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 114 115 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 16 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.37% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.47% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 9
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -33.33%
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
1711 1502 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.86% 79.89% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1329 1065
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (63.64%) Business Continuity
2 18 (54.55%) ITIL
3 17 (51.52%) Business Continuity Planning
4 15 (45.45%) Information Security
4 15 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (42.42%) CISA
5 14 (42.42%) CISM
5 14 (42.42%) Degree
6 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
6 13 (39.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (36.36%) BCP
7 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (36.36%) VMware
8 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 11 (33.33%) Coaching
8 11 (33.33%) SQL
8 11 (33.33%) Information Security Management
8 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 11 (33.33%) SLA
9 8 (24.24%) CISSP
10 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
11 5 (15.15%) IRCA
11 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
12 4 (12.12%) SIEM
13 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
13 3 (9.09%) Time Management
13 3 (9.09%) Web Development
13 3 (9.09%) Project Management
13 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
13 3 (9.09%) Data Security

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
1 13 (39.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
General
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.09%) Games
1 3 (9.09%) Banking
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 11 (33.33%) Customer Services Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Information Security Officer
2 8 (24.24%) Security Officer
3 3 (9.09%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Business Continuity
2 18 (54.55%) ITIL
3 17 (51.52%) Business Continuity Planning
4 15 (45.45%) Information Security
5 12 (36.36%) BCP
5 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (33.33%) Information Security Management
6 11 (33.33%) Coaching
6 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.12%) SIEM
8 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 3 (9.09%) Data Security
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.09%) Web Development
8 3 (9.09%) Time Management
9 2 (6.06%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) CISA
1 14 (42.42%) CISM
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 8 (24.24%) CISSP
3 5 (15.15%) IRCA
4 3 (9.09%) PCI QSA
4 3 (9.09%) CRISC
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (33.33%) SLA
3 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
4 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (6.06%) ISO 14001
6 1 (3.03%) COBIT
6 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco