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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 117 122 104
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 16 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.70% 0.33% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.40% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 10
Average salary £49,250 £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.68% +48.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £43,400 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £72,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,398
% change year-on-year
- +0.21%
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
1819 1735 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.78% 80.77% 69.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1563 1018
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

Security Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity
2 8 (50.00%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (50.00%) CISA
2 8 (50.00%) CISM
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security Management
4 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (18.75%) Legal
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) IRCA
6 3 (18.75%) CISSP
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Law
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) Data Security
7 2 (12.50%) ISO 14001
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) BCP
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (12.50%) SLA
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (37.50%) Security Officer
2 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Head of IT
2 2 (12.50%) Customer Services Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity
2 8 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security Management
4 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Security
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) BCP
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Document Management
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) SIEM
7 1 (6.25%) People Management
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CISA
1 8 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (18.75%) IRCA
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 14001
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco