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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Manager
Rank 214 213 226
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Manager 20 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.25% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.26% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 3
Median salary £61,000 £70,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,765 £61,000 £46,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,800
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +8.26%
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
5571 5327 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.56% 95.88% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4429 4402 4327
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -18 14 £61,000 -12.85%
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
IT Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 21 (63.64%) Information Security
1 21 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 18 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 16 (48.48%) CISM
3 16 (48.48%) Firewall
4 15 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (42.42%) CISSP
6 13 (39.39%) IT Audit
7 11 (33.33%) Business Continuity
8 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (27.27%) Finance
8 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
10 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (21.21%) ITIL
10 7 (21.21%) Retail
10 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
11 6 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (18.18%) Project Management
11 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
12 5 (15.15%) Legal
12 5 (15.15%) CISA
12 5 (15.15%) Security Management
13 4 (12.12%) PVCS
13 4 (12.12%) Service Management
13 4 (12.12%) Information Security Management
13 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
13 4 (12.12%) COBIT

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 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) PVCS
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Retail
3 5 (15.15%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.03%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Information Security
2 18 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 13 (39.39%) IT Audit
4 11 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
7 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL
7 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (18.18%) Project Management
9 5 (15.15%) Security Management
10 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (12.12%) Information Security Management
10 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
10 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Service Management
10 4 (12.12%) SIEM
10 4 (12.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) CISM
2 14 (42.42%) CISSP
3 5 (15.15%) CISA
4 2 (6.06%) CISMP
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) CRISC
5 1 (3.03%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 15 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (12.12%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle