The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Management 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
Information Security Management
Rank 207 205 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 20 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.17% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £46,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,778 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+9.55% +1.01%
Information Security Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the West Midlands region.

Information Security Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Information Security Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Security Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -4 10 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Herefordshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Coventry -4 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information Security Management also 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 that cited Information Security Management.

1 23 (100.00%) Security Management
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (91.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (69.57%) Management Information System
4 13 (56.52%) ISMS
5 12 (52.17%) Data Protection
5 12 (52.17%) Finance
5 12 (52.17%) CISSP
6 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
7 10 (43.48%) CISM
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
8 5 (21.74%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (21.74%) SIEM
8 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Business Process Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) Information Security Governance
9 4 (17.39%) DBS Check
9 4 (17.39%) Threat Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Resource Management
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
9 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (17.39%) Process Management
9 4 (17.39%) Project Management
9 4 (17.39%) Websense

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information Security Management also 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 that cited Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) IT Manager
2 6 (26.09%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Head of Information
3 4 (17.39%) Head of Information Security
3 4 (17.39%) Head of Security
3 4 (17.39%) Information Officer
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Officer
3 4 (17.39%) Security Officer
3 4 (17.39%) Security Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Information Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Information Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) CISSP Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Operational Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
1 23 (100.00%) Security Management
2 13 (56.52%) ISMS
3 12 (52.17%) Data Protection
4 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) SIEM
6 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
6 4 (17.39%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (17.39%) Information Security Governance
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Process Management
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Resource Management
6 4 (17.39%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) CISSP
2 10 (43.48%) CISM
3 4 (17.39%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (91.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Websense
3 1 (4.35%) CA
3 1 (4.35%) Computacenter
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee
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