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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 226 209 207
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 13 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 5
Median salary £63,750 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £43,507 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Information Security Manager
England

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
5971 5160 4832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.26% 96.90% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4733 4375 4040
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Staffordshire +9 5 £67,500 +55.14% 2
Birmingham -15 5 £60,000 +6.66%
Coventry - 1 £62,500 - 2
Information Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 37 (97.37%) Information Security
2 32 (84.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (63.16%) CISSP
4 21 (55.26%) CISM
4 21 (55.26%) PCI DSS
5 13 (34.21%) CRISC
6 12 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (28.95%) CISA
7 11 (28.95%) COBIT
8 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
9 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
9 9 (23.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (23.68%) Security Testing
9 9 (23.68%) Data Protection
9 9 (23.68%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (21.05%) CREST Certified
11 7 (18.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (15.79%) Finance
12 6 (15.79%) Security Management
12 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (13.16%) Information Governance
13 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (13.16%) Law
14 4 (10.53%) Information Security Management
14 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity
14 4 (10.53%) Line Management
15 3 (7.89%) ISO22301
15 3 (7.89%) ISMS
15 3 (7.89%) Legal
16 2 (5.26%) Firewall

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Law
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.63%) CESG
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Information Security
2 12 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (23.68%) Data Protection
3 9 (23.68%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
3 9 (23.68%) Security Testing
4 7 (18.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (15.79%) Security Management
6 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (13.16%) Information Governance
7 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity
7 4 (10.53%) Information Security Management
7 4 (10.53%) Line Management
8 3 (7.89%) ISMS
9 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (5.26%) Business Development
9 2 (5.26%) ITIL
9 2 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) CISSP
2 21 (55.26%) CISM
3 13 (34.21%) CRISC
4 11 (28.95%) CISA
5 8 (21.05%) CREST Certified
6 2 (5.26%) CISMP
7 1 (2.63%) CEH
7 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.63%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (84.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (55.26%) PCI DSS
3 11 (28.95%) COBIT
4 9 (23.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (7.89%) ISO22301
6 1 (2.63%) BS25999
6 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
6 1 (2.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) HP
1 1 (2.63%) Qualys
1 1 (2.63%) Veracode
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Acumin
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + car + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 90k per year + Pension, Holidays, Car Allowance, Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago