Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 172 184
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 13 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.39% 0.44% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.47% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 17
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +26.51%
10th Percentile £44,000 £30,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,000 £82,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.82% -2.50% +11.11%

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 3,026 3,374 4,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.36% 92.01% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,102 2,531 2,966
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,813 £68,750 £67,125
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -0.60% +1.22%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Security Management
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (69.23%) CISSP
4 8 (61.54%) CISM
4 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
4 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
5 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
5 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) CRISC
5 7 (53.85%) GDPR
6 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (46.15%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (46.15%) CISMP
6 6 (46.15%) ISMS
6 6 (46.15%) CEH
7 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
8 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
9 2 (15.38%) Sony
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
9 2 (15.38%) SLA
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL
9 2 (15.38%) Law
9 2 (15.38%) Legal
9 2 (15.38%) Publishing
9 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Firewall
9 2 (15.38%) Asset Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Information Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
1 13 (100.00%) Security Management
2 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
3 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
4 6 (46.15%) ISMS
4 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (7.69%) SIEM
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CISSP
2 8 (61.54%) CISM
3 7 (53.85%) CRISC
3 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) CEH
4 6 (46.15%) CISMP
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (15.38%) SANS
6 1 (7.69%) CISA
6 1 (7.69%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
3 7 (53.85%) GDPR
4 6 (46.15%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
6 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
6 1 (7.69%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
1 2 (15.38%) Sony
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft