The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 203 199 193
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 32 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.34% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.35% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 41
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,765 £47,590 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £73,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,750
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.76%
Security Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5581 5124 5382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.01% 96.32% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4433 4275 4495
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Security Manager in the job title.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Security Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -19 25 £51,820 -13.63% 3
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry -8 1 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 64 (78.05%) Information Security
2 59 (71.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (57.32%) PCI DSS
4 45 (54.88%) CISM
4 45 (54.88%) CISSP
5 37 (45.12%) Risk Management
6 31 (37.80%) CISA
7 25 (30.49%) Firewall
8 24 (29.27%) ITIL
9 21 (25.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 21 (25.61%) IT Audit
10 19 (23.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 16 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (19.51%) Data Centre
12 14 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (15.85%) IT Governance
13 13 (15.85%) PRINCE2
14 12 (14.63%) Cryptography
14 12 (14.63%) Business Continuity
14 12 (14.63%) Data Security
14 12 (14.63%) Data Protection
14 12 (14.63%) Threat Management
14 12 (14.63%) Security Operations
15 11 (13.41%) Internal Audit
15 11 (13.41%) Network Security
15 11 (13.41%) Security Architecture
15 11 (13.41%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (13.41%) Finance
15 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
16 10 (12.20%) SIEM

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (7.32%) MS Project
1 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) Firewall
2 11 (13.41%) Network Security
3 3 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.44%) DHCP
4 2 (2.44%) DNS
5 1 (1.22%) Internet
5 1 (1.22%) LAN
5 1 (1.22%) VLAN
5 1 (1.22%) WAN
5 1 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) PVCS
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Legal
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.63%) Cryptography
3 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.54%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.22%) CESG
7 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Unix
1 7 (8.54%) Windows
2 6 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (78.05%) Information Security
2 37 (45.12%) Risk Management
3 24 (29.27%) ITIL
4 21 (25.61%) IT Audit
4 21 (25.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 14 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (15.85%) IT Governance
6 13 (15.85%) PRINCE2
7 12 (14.63%) Business Continuity
7 12 (14.63%) Data Protection
7 12 (14.63%) Data Security
7 12 (14.63%) Security Operations
7 12 (14.63%) Threat Management
8 11 (13.41%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (13.41%) Internal Audit
8 11 (13.41%) Security Architecture
9 10 (12.20%) SIEM
10 9 (10.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (10.98%) Service Delivery
11 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.54%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (54.88%) CISM
1 45 (54.88%) CISSP
2 31 (37.80%) CISA
3 16 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (8.54%) CRISC
5 4 (4.88%) CISMP
6 3 (3.66%) Degree
7 2 (2.44%) CEH
7 2 (2.44%) SANS
7 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.22%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (71.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (57.32%) PCI DSS
3 19 (23.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (9.76%) COBIT
5 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.22%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.22%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Progress
2 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) Splunk
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