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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 176 211 193
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 57 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.34% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 22
Median salary £61,000 £70,000 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +25.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,765 £54,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £73,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -
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
5800 5639 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.92% 95.82% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4581 4624 4273
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 +10 35 £61,000 -12.85% 2
Coventry +9 7 £77,500 +19.23%
Staffordshire - 5 £67,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Shropshire -11 3 - -
Solihull +11 2 £42,500 -22.72%
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 July 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 77 (79.38%) Information Security
2 72 (74.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (58.76%) PCI DSS
4 55 (56.70%) CISM
5 52 (53.61%) CISSP
6 43 (44.33%) Risk Management
7 37 (38.14%) CISA
8 33 (34.02%) ITIL
9 29 (29.90%) Firewall
10 28 (28.87%) IT Audit
11 25 (25.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 22 (22.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 19 (19.59%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (19.59%) Data Protection
13 19 (19.59%) Data Centre
14 16 (16.49%) Business Continuity
14 16 (16.49%) Security Management
14 16 (16.49%) Management Information System
15 15 (15.46%) Security Operations
16 14 (14.43%) Internal Audit
16 14 (14.43%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (14.43%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (13.40%) IT Governance
17 13 (13.40%) COBIT
17 13 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
18 12 (12.37%) Data Security
18 12 (12.37%) Cryptography
18 12 (12.37%) SIEM
18 12 (12.37%) Threat Management
19 11 (11.34%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (5.15%) MS Project
1 5 (5.15%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.90%) Firewall
2 9 (9.28%) Network Security
3 6 (6.19%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.09%) HTTP
4 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.03%) LAN
6 1 (1.03%) MPLS
6 1 (1.03%) VPN
6 1 (1.03%) WAN
6 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) PVCS
General
1 11 (11.34%) Finance
1 11 (11.34%) Legal
2 7 (7.22%) Retail
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Games
5 2 (2.06%) Law
6 1 (1.03%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.49%) Management Information System
3 12 (12.37%) Cryptography
4 7 (7.22%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.12%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.09%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.06%) CESG
7 2 (2.06%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) Windows
2 9 (9.28%) Unix
3 8 (8.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (79.38%) Information Security
2 43 (44.33%) Risk Management
3 33 (34.02%) ITIL
4 28 (28.87%) IT Audit
5 25 (25.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 19 (19.59%) Data Protection
7 16 (16.49%) Business Continuity
7 16 (16.49%) Security Management
8 15 (15.46%) Security Operations
9 14 (14.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (14.43%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (14.43%) Internal Audit
10 13 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (13.40%) IT Governance
11 12 (12.37%) Data Security
11 12 (12.37%) SIEM
11 12 (12.37%) Threat Management
12 11 (11.34%) PRINCE2
12 11 (11.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 10 (10.31%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) SQL
2 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.09%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (56.70%) CISM
2 52 (53.61%) CISSP
3 37 (38.14%) CISA
4 19 (19.59%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (9.28%) CRISC
6 6 (6.19%) CISMP
7 3 (3.09%) Degree
8 2 (2.06%) SANS
9 1 (1.03%) CEH
9 1 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.03%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.03%) IISP
9 1 (1.03%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (74.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (58.76%) PCI DSS
3 22 (22.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (13.40%) COBIT
5 4 (4.12%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.03%) BS25999
6 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.03%) PA-DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.03%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.15%) Progress
2 4 (4.12%) SAP
3 2 (2.06%) Cisco
4 1 (1.03%) F5
4 1 (1.03%) HP
4 1 (1.03%) Juniper
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) Qualys
4 1 (1.03%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.03%) Splunk
4 1 (1.03%) Veracode
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £40,249 to £45,280 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago