The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 196 214 192
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.036% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.047% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £72,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +190.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +18.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3993 4261 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.87% 76.73% 74.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3298 3599 3169
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
ISMS
England

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
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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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 +7 3 £40,000 -44.82%
Solihull - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 - 1
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (68.18%) Security Management
3 14 (63.64%) Risk Management
3 14 (63.64%) Information Security
4 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
5 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
6 11 (50.00%) Legal
7 10 (45.45%) Information Security Management
8 8 (36.36%) Firewall
8 8 (36.36%) CISSP
9 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
9 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (31.82%) RMADS
9 7 (31.82%) Information Assurance
10 6 (27.27%) Change Management
10 6 (27.27%) CISM
11 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (22.73%) Database Security
12 4 (18.18%) JSP 440
12 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
12 4 (18.18%) Degree
12 4 (18.18%) Finance
12 4 (18.18%) SQL
12 4 (18.18%) ITIL
13 3 (13.64%) MS Project
13 3 (13.64%) MS Office
13 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
13 3 (13.64%) CA
13 3 (13.64%) BCP

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Project
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
1 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
General
1 11 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Information Security Officer
1 5 (22.73%) Security Officer
1 5 (22.73%) Security Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Information Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Information Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Auditor
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Assurance Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
2 7 (31.82%) RMADS
3 2 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) CESG
4 1 (4.55%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Security Management
2 14 (63.64%) Risk Management
2 14 (63.64%) Information Security
3 10 (45.45%) Information Security Management
4 7 (31.82%) Business Continuity
4 7 (31.82%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Information Assurance
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 5 (22.73%) Database Security
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 3 (13.64%) BCP
8 3 (13.64%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Information Management
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
9 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) CISSP
3 6 (27.27%) CISM
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) CISA
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) JSP 440
3 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.55%) BS7799
4 1 (4.55%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) CA
3 2 (9.09%) LogRhythm
3 2 (9.09%) Tufin
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Tripwire
3 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
3 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee
3 2 (9.09%) NetApp
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) EMC
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago