The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 197 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 20 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.43% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 11
Average salary £67,500 £54,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.85% +21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £46,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +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
5270 5142 5161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4397 4264 4397
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 15 £68,750 +37.50% 4
Coventry -11 3 £72,500 +33.64%
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
Security Manager
England

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Manager in their job title.

1 20 (51.28%) CISSP
1 20 (51.28%) Information Security
2 17 (43.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (38.46%) CISM
4 11 (28.21%) Security Management
4 11 (28.21%) ITIL
5 8 (20.51%) Project Management
5 8 (20.51%) CISA
5 8 (20.51%) PCI DSS
6 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
6 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
6 7 (17.95%) SIEM
7 6 (15.38%) Cyber Security
7 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 6 (15.38%) Firewall
8 5 (12.82%) Information Security Management
8 5 (12.82%) Coaching
9 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (10.26%) ISMS
9 4 (10.26%) GIAC
9 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.26%) Banking
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) Finance
9 4 (10.26%) UNIX
9 4 (10.26%) Windows
9 4 (10.26%) Oracle
10 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Law
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) UNIX
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Information Security
2 11 (28.21%) Security Management
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL
3 8 (20.51%) Project Management
4 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.95%) SIEM
5 6 (15.38%) Cyber Security
5 6 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.82%) Information Security Management
6 5 (12.82%) Coaching
7 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.26%) ISMS
7 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.26%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) ITSM
8 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.69%) Business Development
9 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (5.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) CISSP
2 15 (38.46%) CISM
3 8 (20.51%) CISA
4 4 (10.26%) GIAC
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.13%) CEH
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) PCI QSA
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.69%) COBIT
4 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
4 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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