The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Manager
Rank 192 201 203
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 24 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 7
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £42,500 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
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
5252 5203 4655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 95.10% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4373 4434 3969
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 15 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 15 September 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
Birmingham +1 14 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Coventry - 4 £54,250 -
Warwickshire - 2 £70,000 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Security Manager in their job title 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 with Security Manager in their job title.

1 27 (77.14%) Information Security
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 15 (42.86%) ITIL
3 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (28.57%) CISSP
4 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
5 9 (25.71%) CISA
6 8 (22.86%) Change Management
6 8 (22.86%) Security Management
6 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
6 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
7 7 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (17.14%) CISM
8 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
9 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) Information Security Management
10 4 (11.43%) Firewall
10 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (11.43%) Line Management
11 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
11 3 (8.57%) LAN
11 3 (8.57%) WAN
11 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (8.57%) BCP
11 3 (8.57%) Network Security
11 3 (8.57%) Legal
12 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Security Manager in their job title 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 with Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) Network Security
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Internet
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.71%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.86%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Information Security
2 15 (42.86%) ITIL
3 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
5 8 (22.86%) Change Management
5 8 (22.86%) Security Management
6 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
8 5 (14.29%) Information Security Management
9 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (11.43%) Line Management
10 3 (8.57%) BCP
11 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
11 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.71%) ISMS
11 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity Management
11 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (5.71%) Information Management
12 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) CISSP
2 9 (25.71%) CISA
3 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) CISM
5 5 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) CGEIT
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.86%) SLA
4 1 (2.86%) COBIT
4 1 (2.86%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Juniper
1 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.86%) Remedy
2 1 (2.86%) McAfee
2 1 (2.86%) Fujitsu
2 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Sun
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