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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 152 182 190
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 56 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.19% 0.80% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.83% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 24
Median salary £50,500 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.83% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,701
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,104
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%

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
4593 5695 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.29% 96.48% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4718 4172
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +23 27 £61,000 +22.00% 1
Coventry +22 16 £50,000 -20.00%
Warwickshire +36 5 £67,000 +13.08%
Wolverhampton - 2 £50,000 -
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 55 (63.22%) Information Security
2 52 (59.77%) CISSP
3 37 (42.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (39.08%) Risk Management
5 29 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (32.18%) Finance
7 25 (28.74%) CISM
8 20 (22.99%) ITIL
9 18 (20.69%) Security Management
9 18 (20.69%) Management Information System
9 18 (20.69%) Data Protection
9 18 (20.69%) PCI DSS
10 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
11 16 (18.39%) Business Continuity
12 15 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (16.09%) Information Security Management
14 13 (14.94%) RMADS
15 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
15 12 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (12.64%) CRISC
16 11 (12.64%) ISMS
16 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
16 11 (12.64%) CISA
17 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (11.49%) NHS
17 10 (11.49%) CISMP
18 9 (10.34%) CEH
18 9 (10.34%) Line Management
19 8 (9.20%) GPG13
19 8 (9.20%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 1 (1.15%) IIS
1 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (9.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Firewall
2 5 (5.75%) DNS
3 4 (4.60%) DHCP
3 4 (4.60%) Network Security
4 3 (3.45%) Internet
4 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.45%) LAN
4 3 (3.45%) VLAN
4 3 (3.45%) WAN
4 3 (3.45%) WLAN
5 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.15%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
General
1 28 (32.18%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Legal
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Local Government
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
3 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.49%) NHS
4 8 (9.20%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.30%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Linux
1 2 (2.30%) Unix
1 2 (2.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.22%) Information Security
2 34 (39.08%) Risk Management
3 29 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (22.99%) ITIL
5 18 (20.69%) Data Protection
5 18 (20.69%) Security Management
6 16 (18.39%) Business Continuity
7 15 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (16.09%) Information Security Management
9 12 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (12.64%) ISMS
10 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
11 9 (10.34%) Line Management
12 8 (9.20%) CRM
12 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
12 8 (9.20%) ERP
12 8 (9.20%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (9.20%) Security Monitoring
12 8 (9.20%) Service Management
12 8 (9.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (59.77%) CISSP
2 25 (28.74%) CISM
3 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 11 (12.64%) CISA
4 11 (12.64%) CRISC
5 10 (11.49%) CISMP
6 9 (10.34%) CEH
7 8 (9.20%) Degree
7 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
8 6 (6.90%) CLAS
9 5 (5.75%) HNC
9 5 (5.75%) HND
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.45%) CREST Certified
11 2 (2.30%) DBS Check
11 2 (2.30%) PCI QSA
12 1 (1.15%) CCNA
12 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.15%) GCIA
12 1 (1.15%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (42.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (20.69%) PCI DSS
3 13 (14.94%) RMADS
4 8 (9.20%) GPG13
4 8 (9.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (2.30%) ISO27002
5 2 (2.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.15%) COBIT
6 1 (1.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.15%) Computacenter
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.15%) SAP
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