Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Management over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 158 189
Rank change year-on-year -17 +31 -2
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 21 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.57% 1.00% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.08% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 26
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,200 £41,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -13.04%

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 3,321 3,515 4,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.44% 92.26% 90.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,377 2,776 3,172
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,625 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,898 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.25% - -

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Birmingham

Security Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Security Management in Birmingham

Security Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing 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 Security Management.

1 15 (71.43%) Information Security
2 14 (66.67%) ITIL
3 13 (61.90%) Information Security Management
4 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (47.62%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
6 8 (38.10%) SIEM
6 8 (38.10%) CISSP
7 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (33.33%) CISM
7 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
8 6 (28.57%) People Management
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
8 6 (28.57%) GDPR
9 5 (23.81%) VMware NSX
9 5 (23.81%) CASB
9 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) DNA
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (23.81%) Juniper
9 5 (23.81%) CCIE
9 5 (23.81%) CCNP
9 5 (23.81%) CCDP
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (23.81%) Sophos

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 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco ISE
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) Network Security
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
1 5 (23.81%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Presales Solution Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Security Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Security Solutions Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Information Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) CISSP Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 5 (23.81%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (19.05%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) BYOD
5 1 (4.76%) CESG
5 1 (4.76%) Cybercrime
5 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Information Security
2 14 (66.67%) ITIL
3 13 (61.90%) Information Security Management
4 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
4 8 (38.10%) SIEM
5 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 6 (28.57%) People Management
7 5 (23.81%) Application Performance Management
7 5 (23.81%) DNA
7 5 (23.81%) ISMS
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
7 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
7 5 (23.81%) Migration
7 5 (23.81%) Performance Management
7 5 (23.81%) Presales
7 5 (23.81%) Security Operations
8 4 (19.05%) Data Security
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) Security Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Value Proposition
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CISSP
2 7 (33.33%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) CCDP
3 5 (23.81%) CCIE
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CISA
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (19.05%) CRISC
5 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.76%) PCI QSA
5 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (47.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (28.57%) GDPR
4 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
5 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (9.52%) SLA
6 1 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
6 1 (4.76%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (23.81%) VMware NSX
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) CASB
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
1 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 5 (23.81%) Aruba
2 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
2 5 (23.81%) F5
2 5 (23.81%) Fortinet
2 5 (23.81%) Infoblox
2 5 (23.81%) Juniper
2 5 (23.81%) Meraki
2 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
2 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
2 5 (23.81%) Sophos
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) McAfee
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec