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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 184 198 216
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 42 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 20
Median salary £51,820 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,700 £42,450
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £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
5285 4953 5514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.87% 97.16% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4199 4166 4866
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +8 27 £53,410 +24.20% 3
Warwickshire +12 4 £67,500 +15.38%
Coventry -1 4 £46,500 -25.60% 2
Wolverhampton - 4 - -
Solihull - 1 £50,000 -
Security Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 52 (65.00%) CISSP
2 47 (58.75%) Information Security
3 41 (51.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (48.75%) Risk Management
5 35 (43.75%) CISM
6 34 (42.50%) PCI DSS
7 22 (27.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 21 (26.25%) Data Centre
8 21 (26.25%) Data Protection
8 21 (26.25%) ITIL
9 17 (21.25%) CISA
9 17 (21.25%) Security Management
9 17 (21.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (18.75%) ISMS
10 15 (18.75%) IT Governance
11 14 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (17.50%) Finance
11 14 (17.50%) Firewall
12 13 (16.25%) Information Security Management
12 13 (16.25%) Management Information System
12 13 (16.25%) Business Continuity
12 13 (16.25%) Data Protection Act
12 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
12 13 (16.25%) Security Operations
13 12 (15.00%) IT Audit
13 12 (15.00%) Service Delivery
14 11 (13.75%) Legal
15 10 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (12.50%) SIEM

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 (1.25%) IIS
1 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.25%) MS Project
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (10.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) Firewall
2 8 (10.00%) Network Security
3 5 (6.25%) DNS
4 4 (5.00%) DHCP
4 4 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.75%) Internet
5 3 (3.75%) LAN
5 3 (3.75%) VLAN
5 3 (3.75%) WAN
5 3 (3.75%) WLAN
6 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.25%) SSL
6 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) PVCS
General
1 14 (17.50%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Legal
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Local Government
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.25%) Data Protection Act
2 13 (16.25%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.00%) NHS
4 6 (7.50%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.25%) CESG
6 1 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Unix
1 3 (3.75%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.75%) Information Security
2 39 (48.75%) Risk Management
3 22 (27.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 21 (26.25%) Data Protection
4 21 (26.25%) ITIL
5 17 (21.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (21.25%) Security Management
6 15 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (18.75%) ISMS
6 15 (18.75%) IT Governance
7 14 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (16.25%) Business Continuity
8 13 (16.25%) Information Security Management
8 13 (16.25%) Security Operations
9 12 (15.00%) IT Audit
9 12 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 10 (12.50%) SIEM
11 9 (11.25%) Service Management
12 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) C
1 2 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (65.00%) CISSP
2 35 (43.75%) CISM
3 17 (21.25%) CISA
4 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.50%) CISMP
5 10 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (11.25%) CEH
6 9 (11.25%) CRISC
6 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.25%) CLAS
7 5 (6.25%) Degree
8 3 (3.75%) CREST Certified
9 2 (2.50%) SANS
10 1 (1.25%) CCNA
10 1 (1.25%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.25%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.25%) GCIA
10 1 (1.25%) GCIH
10 1 (1.25%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (51.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (42.50%) PCI DSS
3 9 (11.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (10.00%) GPG13
4 8 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (10.00%) RMADS
5 2 (2.50%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.25%) COBIT
6 1 (1.25%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle
2 1 (1.25%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension + other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 plus an attractive car allowance and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago