The median annual salary for a Information Security Manager was £61,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 141 125
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.64% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Median salary £61,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.66% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,500 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

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 1824 2344 1778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.97% 95.05% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1759 1447
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Information Security Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 April 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 30 April 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 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (68.18%) CISSP
4 9 (40.91%) CISM
5 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) BCP
7 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
7 6 (27.27%) Data Privacy
7 6 (27.27%) People Management
7 6 (27.27%) Risk Analytics
7 6 (27.27%) Analytics
7 6 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
8 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
8 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Security Management
9 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 4 (18.18%) ISMS
9 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
10 3 (13.64%) CRISC
10 3 (13.64%) Office 365
10 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
10 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 3 (13.64%) GPG13
10 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow

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 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (13.64%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity
2 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (31.82%) Risk Management
4 6 (27.27%) Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) BCP
4 6 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
4 6 (27.27%) Data Privacy
4 6 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (27.27%) People Management
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
5 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (18.18%) ISMS
6 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Security Management
7 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.64%) Information Assurance
7 3 (13.64%) IT Governance
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) CISSP
2 9 (40.91%) CISM
3 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) CEH
4 3 (13.64%) CISMP
4 3 (13.64%) CRISC
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CISA
5 2 (9.09%) DBS Check
5 2 (9.09%) PCI QSA
6 1 (4.55%) GIAC
6 1 (4.55%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (13.64%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (13.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (13.64%) GPG13
3 3 (13.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (13.64%) RMADS
4 2 (9.09%) GDPR
4 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.55%) Computacenter
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