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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Manager
Rank 224 220 217
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 8 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.019% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.020% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 17
Median salary £50,000 £80,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.01%
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
5561 5116 5468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.93% 96.31% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4271 4562
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -22 7 £50,000 -37.50%
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton - 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 26 September 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 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (77.78%) PCI DSS
3 13 (72.22%) CISSP
4 10 (55.56%) CISM
5 9 (50.00%) CISA
6 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
7 6 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (33.33%) COBIT
7 6 (33.33%) CRISC
7 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (27.78%) ISMS
8 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
9 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (16.67%) BCP
9 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 3 (16.67%) Network Security
9 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
9 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
10 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 2 (11.11%) CEH
10 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
10 2 (11.11%) Security Management
10 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 2 (11.11%) Legal
11 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
4 5 (27.78%) ISMS
5 3 (16.67%) BCP
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Security Management
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CISSP
2 10 (55.56%) CISM
3 9 (50.00%) CISA
4 6 (33.33%) CRISC
5 2 (11.11%) CEH
6 1 (5.56%) CISMP
6 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (77.78%) PCI DSS
2 6 (33.33%) COBIT
2 6 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.56%) ISO22301
3 1 (5.56%) PA-DSS