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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 185 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 51 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 11
Median salary £65,000 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% +17.50%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
5888 5586 5240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.29% 96.71% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4617 4640 4434
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 1 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 1 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 +5 25 £61,000 -6.15% 1
Coventry +8 12 £77,500 +40.90% 1
Staffordshire - 7 £67,500 -
Shropshire -13 3 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £57,500 - 1
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (84.62%) Information Security
2 71 (78.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (59.34%) PCI DSS
4 53 (58.24%) CISM
5 48 (52.75%) CISSP
6 38 (41.76%) Risk Management
7 36 (39.56%) CISA
8 29 (31.87%) ITIL
9 26 (28.57%) Firewall
10 25 (27.47%) IT Audit
11 22 (24.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 21 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 20 (21.98%) Data Protection
14 18 (19.78%) Management Information System
15 17 (18.68%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (18.68%) Data Centre
16 16 (17.58%) Security Management
17 14 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 14 (15.38%) COBIT
17 14 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
17 14 (15.38%) Internal Audit
18 13 (14.29%) Security Operations
19 12 (13.19%) Threat Management
19 12 (13.19%) IT Governance
19 12 (13.19%) Continuous Improvement
19 12 (13.19%) Business Continuity
20 11 (12.09%) Data Security
20 11 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
20 11 (12.09%) CRISC
20 11 (12.09%) Cryptography

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 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (5.49%) MS Project
1 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (8.79%) Network Security
3 6 (6.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.30%) HTTP
4 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.10%) LAN
6 1 (1.10%) MPLS
6 1 (1.10%) VPN
6 1 (1.10%) WAN
6 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) PVCS
General
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Legal
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
4 5 (5.49%) Law
5 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.30%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Management Information System
2 17 (18.68%) Data Centre
3 11 (12.09%) Cryptography
4 5 (5.49%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.40%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.30%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (3.30%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.20%) CESG
8 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.99%) Windows
2 9 (9.89%) Unix
3 8 (8.79%) Linux
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (84.62%) Information Security
2 38 (41.76%) Risk Management
3 29 (31.87%) ITIL
4 25 (27.47%) IT Audit
5 22 (24.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 20 (21.98%) Data Protection
7 16 (17.58%) Security Management
8 14 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (15.38%) Internal Audit
8 14 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (14.29%) Security Operations
10 12 (13.19%) Business Continuity
10 12 (13.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (13.19%) IT Governance
10 12 (13.19%) Threat Management
11 11 (12.09%) Data Security
11 11 (12.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (10.99%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (10.99%) Security Architecture
13 9 (9.89%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.59%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (58.24%) CISM
2 48 (52.75%) CISSP
3 36 (39.56%) CISA
4 17 (18.68%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (12.09%) CRISC
6 7 (7.69%) CISMP
7 3 (3.30%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.20%) Degree
9 1 (1.10%) CEH
9 1 (1.10%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.10%) IISP
9 1 (1.10%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (78.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (59.34%) PCI DSS
3 21 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (15.38%) COBIT
5 4 (4.40%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.10%) BS25999
6 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.10%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.49%) Progress
2 4 (4.40%) SAP
3 2 (2.20%) Cisco
4 1 (1.10%) F5
4 1 (1.10%) HP
4 1 (1.10%) Juniper
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) Qualys
4 1 (1.10%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.10%) Splunk
4 1 (1.10%) Veracode
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago