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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 193 203 189
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 41 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.44% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.46% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 34
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,765 £52,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -4.34%
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
5585 5484 5349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.63% 95.79% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 4516 4434
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +3 32 £60,500 -13.57% 1
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Solihull +19 2 £42,500 -22.72%
Staffordshire +1 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Coventry -2 1 £77,500 +12.72%
Shropshire -15 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 25 August 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 70 (81.40%) Information Security
2 63 (73.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (59.30%) PCI DSS
4 48 (55.81%) CISM
5 46 (53.49%) CISSP
6 43 (50.00%) Risk Management
7 32 (37.21%) CISA
8 28 (32.56%) ITIL
9 27 (31.40%) IT Audit
10 26 (30.23%) Firewall
11 21 (24.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 21 (24.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 17 (19.77%) Business Continuity
13 16 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (18.60%) Data Centre
14 15 (17.44%) Data Protection
14 15 (17.44%) Security Operations
15 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (15.12%) IT Governance
16 13 (15.12%) Internal Audit
17 12 (13.95%) COBIT
17 12 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
17 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2
17 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
17 12 (13.95%) Data Security
17 12 (13.95%) Cryptography
18 11 (12.79%) Security Management
18 11 (12.79%) Network Security
18 11 (12.79%) Threat Management

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 (5.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (5.81%) MS Project
1 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.23%) Firewall
2 11 (12.79%) Network Security
3 4 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.16%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) PVCS
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
1 10 (11.63%) Legal
2 7 (8.14%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.95%) Cryptography
2 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.14%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.65%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.49%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) CESG
7 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Unix
1 7 (8.14%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (81.40%) Information Security
2 43 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 28 (32.56%) ITIL
4 27 (31.40%) IT Audit
5 21 (24.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 17 (19.77%) Business Continuity
7 15 (17.44%) Data Protection
7 15 (17.44%) Security Operations
8 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (15.12%) Internal Audit
9 13 (15.12%) IT Governance
10 12 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (13.95%) Data Security
10 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2
11 11 (12.79%) Security Management
11 11 (12.79%) Threat Management
12 10 (11.63%) Security Architecture
12 10 (11.63%) SIEM
12 10 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.98%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (55.81%) CISM
2 46 (53.49%) CISSP
3 32 (37.21%) CISA
4 16 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (9.30%) CRISC
6 6 (6.98%) CISMP
7 3 (3.49%) Degree
8 2 (2.33%) SANS
9 1 (1.16%) CEH
9 1 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.16%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (73.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (59.30%) PCI DSS
3 21 (24.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (13.95%) COBIT
5 3 (3.49%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.16%) PA-DSS
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.81%) Progress
2 4 (4.65%) SAP
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) Splunk
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