Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 172 200
Rank change year-on-year -18 +28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 15 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.61% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 16
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -16.28% -10.42%
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,000 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -4.76%

Information Security Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,558 3,602 4,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.11% 91.79% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,539 2,914 3,125
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Information Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in Birmingham

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Information Security Management in Birmingham

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Information Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 15 (100.00%) Security Management
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (73.33%) Management Information System
4 10 (66.67%) CISSP
4 10 (66.67%) CISM
5 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
6 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
7 7 (46.67%) Security Testing
7 7 (46.67%) GDPR
8 6 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (40.00%) People Management
8 6 (40.00%) CISA
8 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (40.00%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (33.33%) ISMS
10 4 (26.67%) Internal Audit
10 4 (26.67%) Compliance Audit
10 4 (26.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 4 (26.67%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (26.67%) BYOD
10 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (26.67%) Cyber Intelligence
10 4 (26.67%) Threat Intelligence
10 4 (26.67%) CESG
10 4 (26.67%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS

Information Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Security Officer
5 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Information Officer
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (13.33%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (13.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (13.33%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Head of Information
6 1 (6.67%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Head of Security
6 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (26.67%) BYOD
4 4 (26.67%) CESG
4 4 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (26.67%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
1 15 (100.00%) Security Management
2 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (53.33%) Risk Management
4 7 (46.67%) Security Testing
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) People Management
5 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (33.33%) ISMS
7 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
7 4 (26.67%) Cyber Intelligence
7 4 (26.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (26.67%) Data Security
7 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
7 4 (26.67%) Internal Audit
7 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (26.67%) OWASP
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CISM
1 10 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CISA
3 4 (26.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (26.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) GDPR
3 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (13.33%) SLA
5 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft