Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 156 171
Rank change year-on-year +9 +15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 49 58 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.28% 1.20% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.26% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 18
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £60,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -5.10% -0.39%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,375 £49,625
90th Percentile £81,250 £67,500 £79,325
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% -6.25%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3704 4607 3756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.46% 95.70% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3466 3096
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Birmingham

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Security Manager in Birmingham

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Manager in Birmingham

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Security Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 27 (55.10%) Service Delivery
3 26 (53.06%) Line Management
3 26 (53.06%) Data Centre
4 25 (51.02%) CISSP
5 23 (46.94%) Information Security
6 15 (30.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (30.61%) ITIL
7 12 (24.49%) Retail
8 8 (16.33%) Business Continuity
9 7 (14.29%) CISM
9 7 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (14.29%) Degree
9 7 (14.29%) ISMS
9 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 7 (14.29%) GDPR
10 6 (12.24%) Security Operations
11 5 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (8.16%) People Management
12 4 (8.16%) Identity Access Management
12 4 (8.16%) Data Privacy
12 4 (8.16%) Risk Analytics
12 4 (8.16%) Analytics
12 4 (8.16%) Information Assurance
12 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (8.16%) BCP
12 4 (8.16%) Security Management
12 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
12 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
12 4 (8.16%) Cyber Essentials

Security Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
General
1 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 26 (53.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Service Delivery
2 26 (53.06%) Line Management
3 23 (46.94%) Information Security
4 15 (30.61%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) Business Continuity
6 7 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (14.29%) ISMS
7 6 (12.24%) Security Operations
8 5 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (8.16%) Analytics
9 4 (8.16%) BCP
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.16%) Data Privacy
9 4 (8.16%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (8.16%) Information Assurance
9 4 (8.16%) People Management
9 4 (8.16%) Risk Analytics
9 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.16%) Security Management
10 3 (6.12%) Information Security Management
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) CISSP
2 7 (14.29%) CISM
2 7 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) CISA
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.04%) GIAC
4 1 (2.04%) IISP
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (2.04%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.29%) GDPR
2 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 4 (8.16%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Computacenter
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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