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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Management System (ISMS)
Rank 224 218 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 15 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.037% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.045% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 14
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +20.67%
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
5452 4473 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.36% 83.65% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4290 3730 3431
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,530
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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
(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 - 5 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 - 2
Coventry +2 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Walsall - 1 £42,500 - 1
ISMS
England

ISMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 28 (96.55%) Information Security
2 27 (93.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (62.07%) Information Security Management
3 18 (62.07%) Security Management
4 17 (58.62%) CISM
5 16 (55.17%) Data Protection
6 15 (51.72%) CISSP
7 14 (48.28%) Management Information System
7 14 (48.28%) PCI DSS
8 11 (37.93%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (34.48%) Finance
10 9 (31.03%) CISA
11 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
12 7 (24.14%) Business Continuity
12 7 (24.14%) Internal Audit
13 6 (20.69%) Network Security
13 6 (20.69%) Information Security Governance
14 5 (17.24%) Information Assurance
15 4 (13.79%) DBS Check
15 4 (13.79%) ISO22301
15 4 (13.79%) BS25999
15 4 (13.79%) Legal
15 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
15 4 (13.79%) ITIL
16 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
16 3 (10.34%) Process Management
16 3 (10.34%) Forcepoint
16 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
16 3 (10.34%) VMware

ISMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Information Officer
2 11 (37.93%) Information Security Officer
2 11 (37.93%) Security Officer
3 8 (27.59%) Security Manager
4 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
4 4 (13.79%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Head of Information
5 3 (10.34%) Head of Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Head of Security
5 3 (10.34%) Information Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Auditor
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Management Information System
2 11 (37.93%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) CESG
5 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Information Security
2 18 (62.07%) Information Security Management
2 18 (62.07%) Security Management
3 16 (55.17%) Data Protection
4 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
5 7 (24.14%) Business Continuity
5 7 (24.14%) Internal Audit
6 6 (20.69%) Information Security Governance
7 5 (17.24%) Information Assurance
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 3 (10.34%) Business Process Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Process Management
9 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
9 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (10.34%) SIEM
9 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) CISM
2 15 (51.72%) CISSP
3 9 (31.03%) CISA
4 4 (13.79%) DBS Check
5 2 (6.90%) IISP
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (93.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (48.28%) PCI DSS
3 4 (13.79%) BS25999
3 4 (13.79%) ISO22301
4 2 (6.90%) COBIT
4 2 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (6.90%) ISO27002
4 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Forcepoint
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
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