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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 210 202 204
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.17% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Average salary £47,000 £58,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
4454 4245 3710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.56% 78.13% 75.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3719 3597 3150
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,708 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 7 £42,500 -10.52%
Coventry -8 1 £54,500 -
Information Security Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Security Management
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (72.73%) Business Continuity
2 8 (72.73%) CISA
2 8 (72.73%) CISM
3 6 (54.55%) Legal
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) CISSP
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
6 3 (27.27%) ISMS
6 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
7 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (18.18%) Line Management
7 2 (18.18%) BCP
7 2 (18.18%) Information Management
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (9.09%) CA
8 1 (9.09%) NetApp
8 1 (9.09%) McAfee
8 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
8 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) HP
8 1 (9.09%) EMC
8 1 (9.09%) IRCA

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Summit
General
1 6 (54.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Security Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Information Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Security Officer
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Security Management
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) ISMS
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) BCP
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CISA
1 8 (72.73%) CISM
2 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) IRCA
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) CA
1 1 (9.09%) NetApp
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) EMC
1 1 (9.09%) Computacenter
1 1 (9.09%) VMware