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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 193 154 180
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +26
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 17 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.77% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.96% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 16
Average salary £57,500 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.39% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,050 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
4008 3317 3460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.22% 80.00% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3357 2641 2921
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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 -20 10 £57,500 +50.32%
Birmingham -18 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Worcestershire -12 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Warwickshire -18 1 £70,000 +100.00%
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 28 (51.85%) CISSP
2 27 (50.00%) ITIL
3 25 (46.30%) Information Security
4 24 (44.44%) PCI DSS
5 22 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (33.33%) Degree
6 18 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 18 (33.33%) CISA
7 17 (31.48%) Service Delivery
7 17 (31.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (29.63%) CISM
8 16 (29.63%) Business Continuity Planning
9 15 (27.78%) Management Information System
10 14 (25.93%) BCP
11 11 (20.37%) VMware
11 11 (20.37%) Information Security Management
11 11 (20.37%) SLA
11 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
11 11 (20.37%) SQL
11 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
11 11 (20.37%) Coaching
11 11 (20.37%) CRISC
11 11 (20.37%) PCI QSA
11 11 (20.37%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (18.52%) Network Security
13 9 (16.67%) Data Protection
13 9 (16.67%) Finance
14 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
14 8 (14.81%) SIEM
15 7 (12.96%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
1 11 (20.37%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Network Security
2 4 (7.41%) BGP
2 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 4 (7.41%) MPLS
2 4 (7.41%) IPsec
2 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 4 (7.41%) LAN
2 4 (7.41%) WAN
2 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.41%) VPN
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Legal
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Electronics
4 3 (5.56%) Law
4 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 11 (20.37%) Service Manager
2 11 (20.37%) Customer Services Manager
3 8 (14.81%) Information Manager
3 8 (14.81%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Security Specialist
5 6 (11.11%) Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Network Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Network Security Specialist
7 3 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (5.56%) Security Officer
7 3 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Information Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (5.56%) CESG
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) ITIL
2 25 (46.30%) Information Security
3 18 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 17 (31.48%) Service Delivery
4 17 (31.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (29.63%) Business Continuity Planning
6 14 (25.93%) BCP
7 11 (20.37%) Information Security Management
7 11 (20.37%) Coaching
8 9 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
9 8 (14.81%) SIEM
10 7 (12.96%) Change Management
11 6 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (11.11%) Data Security
12 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
13 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
13 4 (7.41%) WAN Optimisation
13 4 (7.41%) Network Architecture
13 4 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (51.85%) CISSP
2 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 18 (33.33%) CISA
3 16 (29.63%) CISM
4 11 (20.37%) CRISC
4 11 (20.37%) PCI QSA
5 4 (7.41%) CCSP
5 4 (7.41%) CCNP
5 4 (7.41%) CCIP
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.70%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 22 (40.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (20.37%) SLA
4 3 (5.56%) COBIT
4 3 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) VMware
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
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Hoople Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago