The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 184 187 188
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 31 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.52% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 11
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
Security Management
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
4511 3868 3606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.83% 77.97% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3947 3222 3147
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Security Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Security Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Security Management
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 Security Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +1 16 £52,500 +75.00%
Warwickshire - 8 £35,250 -
Coventry -15 4 £57,500 +30.68% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £65,000 -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Security Management 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 Security Management.

1 27 (38.57%) ITIL
2 26 (37.14%) Information Security
3 25 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (31.43%) CISA
4 22 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 21 (30.00%) CISM
5 21 (30.00%) CISSP
5 21 (30.00%) PCI DSS
6 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
7 18 (25.71%) VMware
7 18 (25.71%) Degree
8 17 (24.29%) Business Continuity Planning
9 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
10 15 (21.43%) Service Delivery
10 15 (21.43%) SQL
10 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
11 14 (20.00%) Network Security
12 13 (18.57%) MS PowerPoint
13 12 (17.14%) BCP
13 12 (17.14%) Information Security Management
14 11 (15.71%) Coaching
14 11 (15.71%) SLA
15 10 (14.29%) Firewall
15 10 (14.29%) Finance
15 10 (14.29%) Windows
16 9 (12.86%) Cisco
16 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
17 8 (11.43%) Internet
18 7 (10.00%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Security Management 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.43%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) Network Security
2 10 (14.29%) Firewall
3 8 (11.43%) Internet
4 7 (10.00%) VPN
4 7 (10.00%) DNS
4 7 (10.00%) DHCP
5 6 (8.57%) IP Telephony
6 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.14%) LAN
6 5 (7.14%) WAN
7 4 (5.71%) MPLS
7 4 (5.71%) BGP
7 4 (5.71%) IPsec
8 3 (4.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
2 5 (7.14%) Legal
3 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.29%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Service Manager
1 11 (15.71%) Customer Services Manager
2 10 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 9 (12.86%) Information Manager
3 9 (12.86%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Information Security Officer
4 8 (11.43%) Security Officer
5 7 (10.00%) Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Network Security Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Network Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) Open Source
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) CESG
4 1 (1.43%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) ITIL
2 26 (37.14%) Information Security
3 22 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 17 (24.29%) Business Continuity Planning
6 15 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 12 (17.14%) BCP
7 12 (17.14%) Information Security Management
8 11 (15.71%) Coaching
9 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.00%) Load Balancing
9 7 (10.00%) Network Architecture
9 7 (10.00%) SIEM
10 6 (8.57%) Change Management
10 6 (8.57%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.14%) Data Security
12 4 (5.71%) WAN Optimisation
12 4 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (5.71%) TOGAF
12 4 (5.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) CISA
2 21 (30.00%) CISM
2 21 (30.00%) CISSP
3 18 (25.71%) Degree
4 7 (10.00%) PCI QSA
4 7 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.00%) CCSP
4 7 (10.00%) CRISC
5 5 (7.14%) IRCA
5 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.71%) CCNP
6 4 (5.71%) CCIP
7 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 11 (15.71%) SLA
4 3 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.86%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.43%) COBIT
6 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) SCCM
1 2 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.71%) VMware
3 9 (12.86%) Cisco
4 7 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (4.29%) Juniper
5 3 (4.29%) Fortinet
5 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.86%) Cognos
6 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.86%) Nimsoft
6 2 (2.86%) Spiceworks
7 1 (1.43%) NetApp
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago