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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 198 152 183
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +31
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 13 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.86% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 17
Average salary £56,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £63,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £42,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+18.23% -7.10%
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
4079 3599 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.07% 80.99% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3418 2943 3158
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 £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 -14 8 £56,750 +74.61% 3
Worcestershire -6 2 £63,750 +27.50%
Birmingham -12 2 £50,000 +33.33% 3
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 25 (55.56%) CISSP
2 23 (51.11%) Information Security
2 23 (51.11%) PCI DSS
3 21 (46.67%) ITIL
4 20 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (35.56%) Degree
6 15 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 14 (31.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (31.11%) Management Information System
7 14 (31.11%) CISA
7 14 (31.11%) Business Continuity
8 13 (28.89%) CISM
8 13 (28.89%) Business Continuity Planning
9 11 (24.44%) CRISC
9 11 (24.44%) PCI QSA
9 11 (24.44%) BCP
10 10 (22.22%) Finance
11 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
11 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
12 8 (17.78%) SIEM
12 8 (17.78%) Coaching
12 8 (17.78%) SQL
12 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
12 8 (17.78%) SLA
12 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.78%) Information Security Management
12 8 (17.78%) VMware
12 8 (17.78%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (15.56%) Change Management
14 6 (13.33%) Data Security

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
1 8 (17.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Network Security
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Legal
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Electronics
4 3 (6.67%) Law
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.67%) Games
4 3 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Service Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Customer Services Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Information Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (8.89%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Security Officer
5 3 (6.67%) Compliance Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (4.44%) IT Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.67%) CESG
3 3 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.22%) RMADS
4 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Information Security
2 21 (46.67%) ITIL
3 15 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 14 (31.11%) Business Continuity
4 14 (31.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (28.89%) Business Continuity Planning
6 11 (24.44%) BCP
7 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 8 (17.78%) Coaching
8 8 (17.78%) SIEM
8 8 (17.78%) Information Security Management
9 7 (15.56%) Change Management
10 6 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (13.33%) Data Security
11 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
11 4 (8.89%) Time Management
11 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
12 3 (6.67%) Security Testing
12 3 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) CISSP
2 16 (35.56%) Degree
3 14 (31.11%) CISA
4 13 (28.89%) CISM
5 11 (24.44%) PCI QSA
5 11 (24.44%) CRISC
6 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
6 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) IRCA
8 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (51.11%) PCI DSS
2 20 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (17.78%) SLA
4 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (17.78%) VMware
Coventry
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + On application
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive, benefits and much more
Posted: 7 days ago
Dudley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Hoople Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago