The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Information Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 177 198 217
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 31 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.42% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.43% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 5
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4652 5093 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.51% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3698 4238 4283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Information Security Manager in the job title.

Information Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Security Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Information Security Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Security Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +17 10 £50,000 -20.00%
Birmingham +5 10 £69,250 +62.94% 2
Wolverhampton - 5 £50,000 -
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Information 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 West Midlands region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (62.79%) Risk Management
3 26 (60.47%) CISSP
3 26 (60.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (41.86%) CISM
4 18 (41.86%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) Data Protection
6 16 (37.21%) PCI DSS
7 13 (30.23%) Security Management
7 13 (30.23%) Information Security Management
8 12 (27.91%) ISMS
9 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (23.26%) Security Monitoring
10 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (23.26%) CISMP
11 9 (20.93%) CEH
11 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (20.93%) CRISC
11 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
11 9 (20.93%) CISA
11 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
12 8 (18.60%) ServiceNow
12 8 (18.60%) GPG13
12 8 (18.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 8 (18.60%) CRM
12 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
12 8 (18.60%) ERP
12 8 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (18.60%) Office 365

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (18.60%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (62.79%) Risk Management
3 17 (39.53%) Data Protection
4 13 (30.23%) Information Security Management
4 13 (30.23%) Security Management
5 12 (27.91%) ISMS
6 11 (25.58%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (23.26%) Security Monitoring
8 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (18.60%) CRM
9 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
9 8 (18.60%) ERP
9 8 (18.60%) Information Assurance
9 8 (18.60%) IT Governance
9 8 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity
11 5 (11.63%) Data Security
11 5 (11.63%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) CISSP
2 18 (41.86%) CISM
3 10 (23.26%) CISMP
4 9 (20.93%) CEH
4 9 (20.93%) CISA
4 9 (20.93%) CRISC
5 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
5 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.98%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.33%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (60.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (37.21%) PCI DSS
3 8 (18.60%) GPG13
3 8 (18.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (18.60%) RMADS
4 1 (2.33%) PA-DSS
4 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) ServiceNow
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £74000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago