The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Manager
Rank 193 198 186
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.081% 0.080% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.084% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +8 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Birmingham +2 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Information Security Manager
England

Information Security Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) ISMS
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Legal
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) CISA
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) BCP
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Information Management
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (20.00%) Local Government
5 1 (20.00%) RMADS
5 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (20.00%) COBIT
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) CESG
5 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (20.00%) CA
5 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Information Security Manager in their job title 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 with Information Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) RMADS
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ISMS
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) BCP
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Information Management
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) CA