Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 170 185
Rank change year-on-year +26 +15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 48 42 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.25% 0.89% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.99% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 8
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.75% -12.86%
10th Percentile £30,500 £41,650 £37,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £60,500 £59,875
West Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +7.50% -6.98% +9.14%

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 3474 4223 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.19% 89.17% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 3084 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 32 (66.67%) Information Security
2 26 (54.17%) Information Security Management
3 23 (47.92%) ITIL
4 21 (43.75%) Project Management
4 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
5 19 (39.58%) Service Delivery
6 18 (37.50%) Performance Management
7 16 (33.33%) QA
7 16 (33.33%) Network Design
7 16 (33.33%) VLAN
7 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 16 (33.33%) VPN
7 16 (33.33%) Cisco
8 15 (31.25%) Line Management
8 15 (31.25%) SIEM
9 14 (29.17%) F5
9 14 (29.17%) ITIL V3
9 14 (29.17%) SolarWinds
9 14 (29.17%) Aruba
9 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (29.17%) FlexPod
9 14 (29.17%) Cisco ISE
9 14 (29.17%) Meraki
9 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
9 14 (29.17%) Application Performance Management
9 14 (29.17%) Presales
9 14 (29.17%) Converged Infrastructure
9 14 (29.17%) SSL
9 14 (29.17%) HP
9 14 (29.17%) Cisco Prime

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 16 (33.33%) VLAN
1 16 (33.33%) VPN
2 14 (29.17%) BGP
2 14 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (29.17%) Cisco ISE
2 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (29.17%) Ethernet
2 14 (29.17%) IPsec
2 14 (29.17%) MPLS
2 14 (29.17%) Network Security
2 14 (29.17%) OSPF
2 14 (29.17%) SNMP
2 14 (29.17%) SSL
2 14 (29.17%) Wireless
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
4 2 (4.17%) DHCP
4 2 (4.17%) DNS
4 2 (4.17%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Burp Suite
General
1 14 (29.17%) Billing
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Head of IT
2 6 (12.50%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Information Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Backup Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) CISSP Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Information Assurance Manager
5 3 (6.25%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Head of Information
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.17%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Operational Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 14 (29.17%) FlexPod
3 13 (27.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (4.17%) iPad
7 1 (2.08%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Information Security
2 26 (54.17%) Information Security Management
3 23 (47.92%) ITIL
4 21 (43.75%) Project Management
5 19 (39.58%) Service Delivery
6 18 (37.50%) Performance Management
7 16 (33.33%) Network Design
8 15 (31.25%) Line Management
8 15 (31.25%) SIEM
9 14 (29.17%) Application Performance Management
9 14 (29.17%) Converged Infrastructure
9 14 (29.17%) ITIL V3
9 14 (29.17%) Load Balancing
9 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
9 14 (29.17%) Migration
9 14 (29.17%) Presales
9 14 (29.17%) Time Management
10 10 (20.83%) ISMS
11 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
12 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) CCNP
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.83%) CISSP
3 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.42%) CISM
4 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (6.25%) ISEB
7 2 (4.17%) CLAS
7 2 (4.17%) CREST Certified
7 2 (4.17%) Degree
7 2 (4.17%) OSCE
7 2 (4.17%) OSCP
8 1 (2.08%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) QA
2 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 4 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (6.25%) GDPR
5 3 (6.25%) ISO 22301
6 1 (2.08%) COBIT
6 1 (2.08%) GPG13
6 1 (2.08%) NIST 800
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) XenApp
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) Aruba
2 14 (29.17%) Brocade
2 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
2 14 (29.17%) F5
2 14 (29.17%) Fortinet
2 14 (29.17%) HP
2 14 (29.17%) Meraki
2 14 (29.17%) SolarWinds
2 14 (29.17%) Sourcefire
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) Veeam
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix
5 3 (6.25%) NEC
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.17%) Symantec