Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 172 193
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 13 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.36% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.74% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 22
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,050 £41,750
90th Percentile £64,500 £84,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -16.67%

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 3,295 3,508 4,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.52% 92.27% 90.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,357 2,773 3,198
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,855
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (100.00%) Security Management
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
3 8 (61.54%) CISSP
4 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
4 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
4 7 (53.85%) CISM
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) People Management
5 6 (46.15%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (46.15%) GDPR
6 5 (38.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (38.46%) CISA
6 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
6 5 (38.46%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (38.46%) ISMS
7 4 (30.77%) CRISC
7 4 (30.77%) Security Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 4 (30.77%) Data Security
7 4 (30.77%) Internal Audit
7 4 (30.77%) Compliance Audit
8 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) Change Control
9 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
9 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
9 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
9 2 (15.38%) SCCM

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 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Information Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) IT Manager
3 3 (23.08%) CISSP Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Security Officer
4 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 6 (46.15%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (38.46%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) BYOD
4 1 (7.69%) CESG
4 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
4 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
1 13 (100.00%) Security Management
2 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
3 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) People Management
5 5 (38.46%) ISMS
6 4 (30.77%) Compliance Audit
6 4 (30.77%) Data Security
6 4 (30.77%) Internal Audit
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) Security Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Change Control
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
8 2 (15.38%) Change Management
8 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
8 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) CISM
3 5 (38.46%) CISA
4 4 (30.77%) CRISC
5 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (7.69%) PCI QSA
5 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) GDPR
3 5 (38.46%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
4 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 1 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
5 1 (7.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft