The table below looks at the statistics for ISMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 194 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 12 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 0
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4215 5160 4202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.68% 88.28% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3376 4232 3511
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing ISMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ISMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ISMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

ISMS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ISMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISMS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

ISMS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

ISMS
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 ISMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Birmingham +11 7 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire +25 2 £68,750 -
Coventry +12 2 £71,250 +90.00%
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing ISMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 43 (95.56%) Information Security
2 41 (91.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (68.89%) Security Management
3 31 (68.89%) CISSP
4 30 (66.67%) CISM
4 30 (66.67%) Information Security Management
5 27 (60.00%) PCI DSS
6 24 (53.33%) Management Information System
7 23 (51.11%) CISMP
8 19 (42.22%) Risk Assessment
9 18 (40.00%) Risk Management
10 17 (37.78%) Data Protection
11 16 (35.56%) IT Governance
11 16 (35.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (35.56%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
12 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
12 15 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
13 14 (31.11%) RMADS
13 14 (31.11%) Information Assurance
13 14 (31.11%) CRISC
13 14 (31.11%) Office 365
13 14 (31.11%) ServiceNow
13 14 (31.11%) GPG13
13 14 (31.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
13 14 (31.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 14 (31.11%) Security Monitoring
13 14 (31.11%) Cyber Essentials
13 14 (31.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS

ISMS
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 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (31.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) SNMP
2 1 (2.22%) VLAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Information Manager
2 13 (28.89%) Information Officer
2 13 (28.89%) Information Security Officer
2 13 (28.89%) Security Officer
3 11 (24.44%) Information Security Manager
3 11 (24.44%) Security Manager
4 8 (17.78%) Risk Officer
5 7 (15.56%) Compliance Officer
5 7 (15.56%) Information Security Compliance Officer
5 7 (15.56%) IT Security Officer
5 7 (15.56%) Security Compliance Officer
6 6 (13.33%) Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) Information Assurance Manager
6 6 (13.33%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) Security Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Security Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Information Specialist
9 2 (4.44%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 15 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Blog
4 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (95.56%) Information Security
2 31 (68.89%) Security Management
3 30 (66.67%) Information Security Management
4 19 (42.22%) Risk Assessment
5 18 (40.00%) Risk Management
6 17 (37.78%) Data Protection
7 16 (35.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (35.56%) IT Governance
7 16 (35.56%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (31.11%) CRM
8 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
8 14 (31.11%) ERP
8 14 (31.11%) Information Assurance
8 14 (31.11%) Security Monitoring
8 14 (31.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 12 (26.67%) Internal Audit
10 4 (8.89%) Compliance Audit
10 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (6.67%) ITIL
11 3 (6.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) CISSP
2 30 (66.67%) CISM
3 23 (51.11%) CISMP
4 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 14 (31.11%) CEH
5 14 (31.11%) CRISC
6 10 (22.22%) CISA
7 3 (6.67%) Degree
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (2.22%) CCNA
9 1 (2.22%) CCSP
9 1 (2.22%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.22%) GSNA
9 1 (2.22%) IRCA
9 1 (2.22%) ISSAP
9 1 (2.22%) ISSMP
9 1 (2.22%) MCITP
9 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (91.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 14 (31.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 14 (31.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 14 (31.11%) GPG13
3 14 (31.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (31.11%) RMADS
4 2 (4.44%) GDPR
4 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
5 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco