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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 114 117 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 15 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.75% 0.22% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.23% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
1930 1724 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 96.80% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1559 1238
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (67.86%) CISSP
3 18 (64.29%) Information Security
4 15 (53.57%) CISM
5 14 (50.00%) SIEM
6 13 (46.43%) ITIL
7 10 (35.71%) Security Management
7 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
8 9 (32.14%) CISA
8 9 (32.14%) Firewall
9 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
9 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
10 7 (25.00%) Security Operations
10 7 (25.00%) Information Security Management
11 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (17.86%) Process Management
12 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (17.86%) ISMS
13 4 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
13 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
13 4 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
13 4 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
13 4 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
13 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
13 4 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
13 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 4 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
13 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 4 (14.29%) Websense
13 4 (14.29%) SharePoint

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) MPLS
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Information Security
2 14 (50.00%) SIEM
3 13 (46.43%) ITIL
4 10 (35.71%) Security Management
5 8 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 7 (25.00%) Information Security Management
6 7 (25.00%) Security Operations
7 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (17.86%) ISMS
8 5 (17.86%) Process Management
8 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
9 4 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (14.29%) Resource Management
9 4 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 15 (53.57%) CISM
3 9 (32.14%) CISA
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.71%) CISMP
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) CEH
6 2 (7.14%) PCI QSA
6 2 (7.14%) SANS
7 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.14%) COBIT
3 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) VMware
1 4 (14.29%) Websense
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) F5
2 1 (3.57%) Juniper
2 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
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