The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had IT Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Manager
Rank 223 207 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 13 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 0
Median salary £61,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
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
5910 5318 5115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.35% 97.08% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4454 4313
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured IT Security Manager in the job title.

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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 10 £61,000 +1.66%
Shropshire -16 2 - -
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
IT Security Manager
England

IT Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring IT Security Manager in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) Information Security
2 15 (78.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (68.42%) Firewall
4 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
4 10 (52.63%) IT Audit
5 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
5 8 (42.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (36.84%) CISM
7 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (31.58%) Security Management
7 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
7 6 (31.58%) Retail
7 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
8 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
8 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (26.32%) CISSP
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) CISA
9 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
10 3 (15.79%) Threat Detection
10 3 (15.79%) COBIT
10 3 (15.79%) PCI QSA
10 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
10 3 (15.79%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) HTTP
10 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.79%) ITIL

IT Security Manager Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Information Security
2 10 (52.63%) IT Audit
2 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
3 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (31.58%) Security Management
4 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
4 5 (26.32%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Threat Detection
7 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
7 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CISM
2 5 (26.32%) CISSP
3 4 (21.05%) CISA
4 3 (15.79%) PCI QSA
5 2 (10.53%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 8 (42.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (15.79%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco