Period
to 21 February 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 165 163
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 26 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.79% 0.68% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.74% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 23
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £56,250 £51,820
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% +8.55% +1.11%
10th Percentile £41,625 £36,250 £33,250
90th Percentile £76,750 £83,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,250 £51,270 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.91% +2.54% +5.26%

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 3,013 3,391 3,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 92.06% 92.22% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,101 2,491 2,911
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -3.57%

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 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 (84.62%) Information Security
2 17 (65.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (53.85%) Information Security Management
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) CISSP
6 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 10 (38.46%) CISM
6 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
7 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
8 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
8 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
8 8 (30.77%) CRISC
8 8 (30.77%) SIEM
8 8 (30.77%) GDPR
9 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
9 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) Linux
9 7 (26.92%) CISMP
9 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
9 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
10 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
10 6 (23.08%) ISMS
10 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
10 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
10 6 (23.08%) CEH
10 6 (23.08%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (19.23%) Management Information System

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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
General
1 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Information Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Information Security Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Security Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Information Risk Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SOC Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Information Governance Officer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Presales Solution Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Presales Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) CESG
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) iPhone
3 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Information Security
2 14 (53.85%) Information Security Management
3 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
5 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
5 8 (30.77%) Security Operations
5 8 (30.77%) SIEM
6 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
7 6 (23.08%) ISMS
7 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
7 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (19.23%) Information Assurance
9 3 (11.54%) BPR
9 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) SABSA
9 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (11.54%) Time Management
9 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
10 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) CISSP
2 10 (38.46%) CISM
3 8 (30.77%) CRISC
4 7 (26.92%) CISMP
4 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) CEH
6 3 (11.54%) CISA
6 3 (11.54%) SANS
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.85%) CCDP
8 1 (3.85%) CCIE
8 1 (3.85%) CCNP
8 1 (3.85%) CGEIT
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (3.85%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (65.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
3 8 (30.77%) GDPR
4 6 (23.08%) ISAE 3402
5 4 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (7.69%) SLA
8 1 (3.85%) COBIT
8 1 (3.85%) COSO
8 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
8 1 (3.85%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) CASB
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 2 (7.69%) Sony
3 1 (3.85%) Aruba
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) F5
3 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.85%) Infoblox
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) Meraki
3 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.85%) Sophos
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec
3 1 (3.85%) VMware