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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 205 189 166
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 27 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.42% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.51% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 15
Average salary £48,750 £57,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.21% +30.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £66,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.98% +7.22%
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
4922 4103 3527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.96% 82.56% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 3503 2840
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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 0 11 £60,000 +17.07% 6
Herefordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Coventry -16 3 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Worcestershire -4 2 - - 1
Warwickshire -16 2 £87,500 +25.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 38 (90.48%) Information Security
2 29 (69.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (61.90%) Information Security Management
4 23 (54.76%) Management Information System
5 22 (52.38%) CISSP
6 19 (45.24%) Risk Management
7 18 (42.86%) CISM
8 17 (40.48%) Finance
9 14 (33.33%) ISMS
10 13 (30.95%) Data Protection
11 12 (28.57%) ITIL
12 8 (19.05%) Windows
12 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
13 7 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.67%) SIEM
13 7 (16.67%) IT Audit
14 6 (14.29%) DBS Check
14 6 (14.29%) Project Management
14 6 (14.29%) VMware
15 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
15 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (11.90%) Legal
15 5 (11.90%) CISA
15 5 (11.90%) Firewall
15 5 (11.90%) Unix
15 5 (11.90%) C
15 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
15 5 (11.90%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.76%) HTTP
3 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) DMZ
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) VLAN
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 14 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 13 (30.95%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Head of Security
4 5 (11.90%) Information Officer
4 5 (11.90%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (11.90%) Security Officer
5 4 (9.52%) Head of Information
5 4 (9.52%) Head of Information Security
5 4 (9.52%) Security Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Information Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Information Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Security Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (54.76%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Information Security
2 26 (61.90%) Information Security Management
3 19 (45.24%) Risk Management
4 14 (33.33%) ISMS
5 13 (30.95%) Data Protection
6 12 (28.57%) ITIL
7 7 (16.67%) IT Audit
7 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (16.67%) SIEM
7 7 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
9 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (11.90%) Threat Analysis
10 4 (9.52%) Business Process Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Information Assurance
10 4 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
10 4 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) C
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) CISSP
2 18 (42.86%) CISM
3 6 (14.29%) DBS Check
4 5 (11.90%) CISA
4 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) CCNA
6 3 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.14%) CLAS
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.76%) CEH
7 2 (4.76%) SANS
8 1 (2.38%) CISMP
8 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (69.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.76%) ISO27002
3 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Forcepoint
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) CA
5 2 (4.76%) F5
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) Computacenter
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £66000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 19 days ago