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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 121 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 11 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.55% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.59% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 7
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
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
1893 1876 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.34% 94.22% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1623 1699
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (58.82%) CISSP
2 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
4 7 (41.18%) SIEM
5 6 (35.29%) CISM
6 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
6 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
6 5 (29.41%) Information Security
6 5 (29.41%) Cyber Security
7 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (23.53%) Coaching
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) UNIX
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Business Development
8 3 (17.65%) COBIT
9 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
9 2 (11.76%) GIAC
9 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (11.76%) OWASP
9 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
9 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
9 2 (11.76%) CISA

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (29.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) CESG
1 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) SIEM
2 5 (29.41%) Cyber Security
2 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
2 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Business Development
5 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.76%) OWASP
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.88%) Security Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CISSP
2 6 (35.29%) CISM
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (11.76%) CISA
4 2 (11.76%) GIAC
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.88%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) PCI DSS
3 3 (17.65%) COBIT
4 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
5 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago