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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISMS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 219 209 202
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.13% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.16% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -44.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
ISMS
England

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
4832 4368 4328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.62% 80.09% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3950 3618 3664
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,655
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

ISMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISMS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 ISMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 2 £60,000 +50.00%
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISMS also 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 that cited ISMS.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISMS also 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 that cited ISMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS