The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Manager
Rank 201 198 206
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 14 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.020% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.021% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
IT 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
5093 4683 4786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.32% 95.44% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4324 3918 3996
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Security Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Security Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

IT Security Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Security Manager
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 IT Security Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Coventry - 6 £55,104 -
West Bromwich - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £57,500 -
Shropshire -9 1 £75,000 +36.36%
Dudley - 1 £55,000 -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Security Manager in their job title 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 with IT Security Manager in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) CISA
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
3 6 (42.86%) Security Management
4 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) ISMS
7 2 (14.29%) CISM
7 2 (14.29%) ITSM
7 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

IT Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Security Manager in their job title 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 with IT Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Security Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) ISMS
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
1 12 (85.71%) CISA
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS