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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 113 121 106
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £61,450
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,250 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +4.16%
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
2035 1977 1572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.21% 93.65% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1726 1764 1353
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (17.65%) CISSP
6 3 (17.65%) CISA
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
7 2 (11.76%) Juniper
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 2 (11.76%) CISM
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) Network Security
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) MS Office
8 1 (5.88%) LAN
8 1 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) Sun
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (5.88%) Remedy
8 1 (5.88%) McAfee
8 1 (5.88%) Service Management

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.88%) IT Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) ISMS
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CISSP
1 3 (17.65%) CISA
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CGEIT
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.88%) COBIT
3 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Juniper
1 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee
2 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sun
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