Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 198 191
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 19 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 0.17% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.17% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 2
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £52,875
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £58,625
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% +11.36% +10.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3730 4581 3745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.53% 95.58% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3101 3437 3088
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,900 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £68,825
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Information Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Birmingham

Information Security Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Information Security Manager in Birmingham

Information Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Manager in Birmingham

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Information 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 Birmingham region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (78.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (47.37%) CISSP
4 8 (42.11%) Business Continuity
5 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (36.84%) GDPR
6 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
7 5 (26.32%) ISMS
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) CISM
7 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (21.05%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
8 4 (21.05%) Data Privacy
8 4 (21.05%) People Management
8 4 (21.05%) Risk Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (21.05%) BCP
8 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) Information Security Governance
9 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
10 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Legal
10 2 (10.53%) Service Management
10 2 (10.53%) CISA
10 2 (10.53%) ITIL

Information Security Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) Business Continuity
3 7 (36.84%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (26.32%) ISMS
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) BCP
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (21.05%) Data Privacy
5 4 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
5 4 (21.05%) People Management
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
5 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
6 3 (15.79%) Information Security Governance
6 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) CISM
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.26%) GIAC
4 1 (5.26%) IISP
4 1 (5.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (5.26%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (36.84%) GDPR
3 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
4 4 (21.05%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Computacenter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
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