Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 161 193
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 32 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.82% 0.84% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.92% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 23
Birmingham median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £39,150 £30,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £68,375 £87,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -4.76% -8.70%

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 3,558 3,602 4,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.11% 91.79% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,539 2,914 3,125
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 22 (68.75%) ITIL
2 18 (56.25%) Information Security
3 17 (53.13%) Cyber Essentials
4 15 (46.88%) Information Security Management
4 15 (46.88%) SIEM
5 14 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (43.75%) Network Security
5 14 (43.75%) Palo Alto
5 14 (43.75%) Cisco
6 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (40.63%) Juniper
6 13 (40.63%) CCIE
6 13 (40.63%) CCNP
6 13 (40.63%) CCDP
6 13 (40.63%) HP
6 13 (40.63%) Cisco Prime
6 13 (40.63%) DNA
6 13 (40.63%) WAN
6 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
6 13 (40.63%) McAfee
6 13 (40.63%) Sophos
6 13 (40.63%) Wireless
6 13 (40.63%) Migration
6 13 (40.63%) VMware
6 13 (40.63%) Presales
6 13 (40.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (40.63%) FlexPod
6 13 (40.63%) Cisco ISE
6 13 (40.63%) Meraki
6 13 (40.63%) Application Performance Management

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 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Network Security
2 13 (40.63%) Cisco ISE
2 13 (40.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (40.63%) WAN
2 13 (40.63%) Wireless
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (9.38%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Architect
1 13 (40.63%) Network Architect
1 13 (40.63%) Network Security Architect
1 13 (40.63%) Presales Solution Architect
1 13 (40.63%) Security Architect
1 13 (40.63%) Security Solutions Architect
1 13 (40.63%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (28.13%) Security Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Information Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Security Officer
5 3 (9.38%) CISSP Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Information Officer
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
1 13 (40.63%) FlexPod
2 12 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (15.63%) BYOD
4 5 (15.63%) CESG
4 5 (15.63%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (15.63%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) ITIL
2 18 (56.25%) Information Security
3 15 (46.88%) Information Security Management
3 15 (46.88%) SIEM
4 13 (40.63%) Application Performance Management
4 13 (40.63%) Converged Infrastructure
4 13 (40.63%) DNA
4 13 (40.63%) ITIL V3
4 13 (40.63%) Load Balancing
4 13 (40.63%) Migration
4 13 (40.63%) Performance Management
4 13 (40.63%) Presales
4 13 (40.63%) Value Proposition
5 10 (31.25%) Data Protection
6 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
6 9 (28.13%) Security Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.75%) People Management
9 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) CCDP
1 13 (40.63%) CCIE
1 13 (40.63%) CCNP
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CISM
2 11 (34.38%) CISSP
3 6 (18.75%) CISA
4 5 (15.63%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (12.50%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) Cyber Essentials
2 14 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (21.88%) GDPR
4 5 (15.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 2 (6.25%) SLA
7 1 (3.13%) COBIT
7 1 (3.13%) COSO
7 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (40.63%) VMware NSX
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) CASB
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
1 14 (43.75%) Palo Alto
2 13 (40.63%) Aruba
2 13 (40.63%) CheckPoint
2 13 (40.63%) F5
2 13 (40.63%) Fortinet
2 13 (40.63%) HP
2 13 (40.63%) Infoblox
2 13 (40.63%) Juniper
2 13 (40.63%) McAfee
2 13 (40.63%) Meraki
2 13 (40.63%) Riverbed
2 13 (40.63%) SolarWinds
2 13 (40.63%) Sophos
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft