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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 212 211 218
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 17 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Median salary £48,750 £60,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.42% +21.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £62,500 £70,000
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
5347 4996 5486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.12% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4236 4209 4839
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Birmingham - 10 £51,250 - 1
Wolverhampton - 4 - -
Coventry -3 2 £32,500 -48.00% 2
Solihull - 1 £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 7 December 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 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (80.77%) Risk Management
2 21 (80.77%) CISSP
3 19 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (57.69%) Data Protection
4 15 (57.69%) PCI DSS
5 14 (53.85%) ISMS
6 13 (50.00%) CISM
7 12 (46.15%) Information Security Management
7 12 (46.15%) Security Management
8 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
8 10 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (38.46%) CISMP
9 9 (34.62%) CEH
9 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (34.62%) CRISC
9 9 (34.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 8 (30.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 8 (30.77%) GPG13
10 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
10 8 (30.77%) Information Assurance
10 8 (30.77%) Office 365
10 8 (30.77%) ServiceNow
10 8 (30.77%) IT Governance
10 8 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (30.77%) RMADS
10 8 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
10 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
10 8 (30.77%) Sentinel

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 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (30.77%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
General
1 7 (26.92%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 8 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (80.77%) Risk Management
3 15 (57.69%) Data Protection
4 14 (53.85%) ISMS
5 12 (46.15%) Information Security Management
5 12 (46.15%) Security Management
6 10 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (34.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 8 (30.77%) Business Continuity
8 8 (30.77%) CRM
8 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
8 8 (30.77%) ERP
8 8 (30.77%) Information Assurance
8 8 (30.77%) IT Governance
8 8 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (19.23%) BCP
9 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (19.23%) Information Governance
9 5 (19.23%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) CISSP
2 13 (50.00%) CISM
3 10 (38.46%) CISMP
4 9 (34.62%) CEH
4 9 (34.62%) CRISC
5 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) CISA
7 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
7 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (57.69%) PCI DSS
3 8 (30.77%) GPG13
3 8 (30.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (30.77%) RMADS
4 1 (3.85%) COBIT
4 1 (3.85%) PA-DSS
4 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) ServiceNow
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension + other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago