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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 119 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 25 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.39% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 3
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £58,750 £63,200
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -0.86%
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
2311 1773 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.99% 97.42% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1445 1529
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 3 May 2016.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 30 (76.92%) Information Security
2 29 (74.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (56.41%) PCI DSS
4 21 (53.85%) Risk Management
4 21 (53.85%) CISM
5 19 (48.72%) ITIL
6 18 (46.15%) CISSP
7 15 (38.46%) Security Management
7 15 (38.46%) CISA
7 15 (38.46%) Firewall
8 12 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
8 12 (30.77%) SIEM
8 12 (30.77%) IT Audit
9 11 (28.21%) Business Continuity
10 10 (25.64%) Security Operations
11 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
12 8 (20.51%) Information Security Management
12 8 (20.51%) CISMP
13 7 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
13 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 6 (15.38%) Data Centre Operations
14 6 (15.38%) Internal Audit
14 6 (15.38%) Information Security Governance
14 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 6 (15.38%) Project Management
14 6 (15.38%) Legal
15 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (7.69%) HTTP
3 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.69%) VPN
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) MPLS
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.56%) Wireless
General
1 6 (15.38%) Legal
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Finance
4 3 (7.69%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Information Security
2 21 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 19 (48.72%) ITIL
4 15 (38.46%) Security Management
5 12 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (30.77%) IT Audit
5 12 (30.77%) SIEM
6 11 (28.21%) Business Continuity
7 10 (25.64%) Security Operations
8 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
9 8 (20.51%) Information Security Management
10 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (15.38%) Data Centre Operations
11 6 (15.38%) Information Security Governance
11 6 (15.38%) Internal Audit
11 6 (15.38%) Project Management
12 5 (12.82%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) CISM
2 18 (46.15%) CISSP
3 15 (38.46%) CISA
4 8 (20.51%) CISMP
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (7.69%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (74.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (56.41%) PCI DSS
3 6 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (12.82%) COBIT
5 2 (5.13%) ISO22301
6 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Forcepoint
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.69%) VMware
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) F5
3 1 (2.56%) Juniper
3 1 (2.56%) Riverbed