The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management
Rank 181 200 178
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 11 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.21% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +44.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3806 3834 3315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.09% 76.65% 71.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3173 3209 2821
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Information Security Management
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Birmingham -4 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Information Security Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (100.00%) Security Management
1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (88.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (80.00%) Management Information System
4 19 (76.00%) Legal
5 14 (56.00%) Risk Management
6 11 (44.00%) CISSP
7 10 (40.00%) ISMS
8 9 (36.00%) Business Continuity
9 8 (32.00%) CISM
9 8 (32.00%) COBIT
9 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
10 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
10 7 (28.00%) Retail
11 6 (24.00%) Security Testing
12 5 (20.00%) RMADS
12 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
12 5 (20.00%) Degree
12 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
12 5 (20.00%) Change Management
12 5 (20.00%) Process Management
12 5 (20.00%) JSP
13 4 (16.00%) ITIL
13 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
14 3 (12.00%) Information Management
15 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
15 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
15 2 (8.00%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.00%) MS Project
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 19 (76.00%) Legal
2 7 (28.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Security Officer
2 5 (20.00%) IT Security Officer
2 5 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Information Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) RMADS
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Security Management
1 25 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (56.00%) Risk Management
3 10 (40.00%) ISMS
4 9 (36.00%) Business Continuity
5 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (24.00%) Security Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (20.00%) Process Management
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (12.00%) Information Management
10 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (8.00%) BCP
10 2 (8.00%) Service Management
10 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Management
11 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
11 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CISSP
2 8 (32.00%) CISM
2 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CISA
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (32.00%) COBIT
3 1 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.00%) CA
2 1 (4.00%) NetApp
2 1 (4.00%) McAfee
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) EMC
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Computacenter