Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 161 181
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 25 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.68% 0.81% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.90% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 20
Birmingham median annual salary £56,250 £51,820 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.11% -2.38%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,250 £36,925
90th Percentile £83,750 £60,000 £95,000
West Midlands median annual salary £51,270 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.54% +5.26% -9.52%

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 3,311 3,796 3,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.05% 90.77% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,421 2,841 2,903
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% -3.53% +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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 13 (52.00%) Information Security
4 12 (48.00%) SIEM
5 11 (44.00%) Performance Management
6 10 (40.00%) Network Security
6 10 (40.00%) Fortinet
6 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 10 (40.00%) F5
6 10 (40.00%) ITIL V3
6 10 (40.00%) Aruba
6 10 (40.00%) SolarWinds
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (40.00%) FlexPod
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (40.00%) Meraki
6 10 (40.00%) Application Performance Management
6 10 (40.00%) Migration
6 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 10 (40.00%) Wireless
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco
6 10 (40.00%) CCNP
6 10 (40.00%) HP
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 10 (40.00%) Project Management
6 10 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 10 (40.00%) Presales
7 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (8.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (40.00%) Network Security
1 10 (40.00%) Wireless
2 6 (24.00%) BGP
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (24.00%) IPsec
2 6 (24.00%) MPLS
2 6 (24.00%) OSPF
2 6 (24.00%) SNMP
2 6 (24.00%) SSL
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) VLAN
2 6 (24.00%) VPN
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
General
1 6 (24.00%) Billing
2 4 (16.00%) Legal
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Network Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Network Security Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Presales Solution Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Head of IT
3 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Head of IT Security
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Security
4 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Compliance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (40.00%) FlexPod
3 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.00%) Taxonomies
5 1 (4.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Information Security
3 12 (48.00%) SIEM
4 11 (44.00%) Performance Management
5 10 (40.00%) Application Performance Management
5 10 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 10 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 10 (40.00%) Migration
5 10 (40.00%) Presales
5 10 (40.00%) Project Management
5 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) Information Security Management
6 7 (28.00%) Line Management
7 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (24.00%) Network Design
7 6 (24.00%) Time Management
8 5 (20.00%) Data Privacy
8 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCNP
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) CCDP
3 4 (16.00%) CCIE
3 4 (16.00%) CISM
3 4 (16.00%) CISSP
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) IISP
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (32.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 8 (32.00%) QA
3 4 (16.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (12.00%) GDPR
4 3 (12.00%) ISO 22301
4 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (8.00%) GPG13
6 1 (4.00%) COBIT
6 1 (4.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Aruba
1 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
1 10 (40.00%) F5
1 10 (40.00%) Fortinet
1 10 (40.00%) HP
1 10 (40.00%) Meraki
1 10 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 6 (24.00%) Brocade
2 6 (24.00%) Sourcefire
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Infoblox
3 4 (16.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) McAfee
3 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (16.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (16.00%) Sophos
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft