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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 191 195 182
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 27 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 14
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +75.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,296
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -2.74%
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
4240 4305 3572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.59% 77.43% 74.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3506 3643 3031
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Coventry +5 10 £38,500 -
Birmingham +4 7 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Staffordshire - 4 £56,500 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire +13 1 £70,000 +24.44%
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (33.33%) Information Security
2 14 (31.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.89%) Firewall
4 12 (26.67%) VMware
5 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
5 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
5 11 (24.44%) Cisco
5 11 (24.44%) Citrix
6 10 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (20.00%) Network Security
7 9 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 9 (20.00%) DNS
7 9 (20.00%) DHCP
7 9 (20.00%) Windows
8 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
8 8 (17.78%) ITIL
8 8 (17.78%) VPN
8 8 (17.78%) CCSP
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
8 8 (17.78%) Internet
8 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
8 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
8 8 (17.78%) ISMS
8 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
8 8 (17.78%) Network Architecture
9 7 (15.56%) Fortinet

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS Project
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.44%) Summit
2 1 (2.22%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) Network Security
2 9 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 9 (20.00%) DNS
2 9 (20.00%) DHCP
3 8 (17.78%) VPN
3 8 (17.78%) Internet
4 4 (8.89%) SAN
5 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.22%) NAS
6 1 (2.22%) IPsec
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.22%) BGP
6 1 (2.22%) MPLS
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) WAN
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Legal
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Security Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Security Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (11.11%) Security Officer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) RMADS
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Information Security
2 10 (22.22%) Information Security Management
3 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
3 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
3 8 (17.78%) ISMS
3 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
3 8 (17.78%) Network Architecture
4 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Management
6 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (6.67%) Information Management
6 3 (6.67%) BCP
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) System Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) CCSP
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) CISA
4 5 (11.11%) Degree
4 5 (11.11%) CISM
5 4 (8.89%) CISSP
6 3 (6.67%) IRCA
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) MCSE
8 1 (2.22%) MCP
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) ISO 14001
3 2 (4.44%) COBIT
4 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
1 3 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) VMware
3 11 (24.44%) Cisco
3 11 (24.44%) Citrix
4 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
5 7 (15.56%) Fortinet
5 7 (15.56%) Juniper
6 6 (13.33%) NetApp
7 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.67%) Nimsoft
7 3 (6.67%) Spiceworks
8 2 (4.44%) HP
8 2 (4.44%) EMC
8 2 (4.44%) Cognos
8 2 (4.44%) CA
8 2 (4.44%) McAfee
8 2 (4.44%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.22%) Remedy
West Midlands
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Car, Bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago