The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 119 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 1 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.73% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.77% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 7
Average salary £50,000 £64,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -
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
1734 1425 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.85% 94.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1242 1360
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Security Manager in their job title 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 with Security Manager in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 5 (41.67%) CISM
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) CISA
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (25.00%) Security Management
6 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 2 (16.67%) Line Management
8 1 (8.33%) People Management
8 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
8 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (8.33%) Electronics
8 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
8 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (8.33%) SLA

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Security Manager in their job title 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 with Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) CISA
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 22 days ago