The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 116 128 114
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 24 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 9
Median salary £61,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £56,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.18% -
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
2241 1981 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.93% 97.59% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1663 1632 1597
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Security Manager in the job title.

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 26 June 2016.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 37 (77.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (75.00%) Information Security
3 35 (72.92%) PCI DSS
4 31 (64.58%) Risk Management
5 27 (56.25%) CISM
6 26 (54.17%) ITIL
7 24 (50.00%) IT Audit
8 23 (47.92%) CISA
9 21 (43.75%) CISSP
10 18 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 16 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (31.25%) Firewall
13 13 (27.08%) Security Management
13 13 (27.08%) Data Protection
14 11 (22.92%) Business Continuity
15 10 (20.83%) Cryptography
15 10 (20.83%) IT Governance
15 10 (20.83%) Data Security
15 10 (20.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (20.83%) Security Operations
15 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
17 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
18 7 (14.58%) CISMP
18 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
18 7 (14.58%) Project Management
18 7 (14.58%) SIEM
18 7 (14.58%) Internal Audit

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.25%) HTTP
3 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.08%) LAN
5 1 (2.08%) MPLS
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) WAN
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
General
1 6 (12.50%) Retail
2 5 (10.42%) Legal
3 3 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.83%) Cryptography
3 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Information Security
2 31 (64.58%) Risk Management
3 26 (54.17%) ITIL
4 24 (50.00%) IT Audit
5 18 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 13 (27.08%) Data Protection
6 13 (27.08%) Security Management
7 11 (22.92%) Business Continuity
8 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (20.83%) Data Security
8 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (20.83%) IT Governance
8 10 (20.83%) Security Operations
9 9 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (14.58%) Internal Audit
11 7 (14.58%) Project Management
11 7 (14.58%) SIEM
12 6 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
13 5 (10.42%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) CISM
2 23 (47.92%) CISA
3 21 (43.75%) CISSP
4 16 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (14.58%) CISMP
6 1 (2.08%) CEH
6 1 (2.08%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (77.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (72.92%) PCI DSS
3 10 (20.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (10.42%) COBIT
5 2 (4.17%) ISO22301
6 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) F5
2 1 (2.08%) Juniper
2 1 (2.08%) Riverbed