Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 317 336
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Management 71 103 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.46% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.64% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 77 51
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £39,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13590 16216 16486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.81% 89.03% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11080 12726 13518
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in the Midlands

Security Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Security Management in the Midlands

Security Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Management in the Midlands

Security Management
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +6 63 £53,750 +7.50%
East Midlands +20 8 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 48 (67.61%) Information Security
2 41 (57.75%) Information Security Management
3 29 (40.85%) ITIL
4 26 (36.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (33.80%) Management Information System
6 21 (29.58%) Project Management
7 19 (26.76%) Service Delivery
7 19 (26.76%) ISMS
7 19 (26.76%) Data Centre
8 17 (23.94%) Performance Management
9 16 (22.54%) Data Protection
9 16 (22.54%) PCI DSS
9 16 (22.54%) Network Security
9 16 (22.54%) Cisco
10 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
10 15 (21.13%) VPN
10 15 (21.13%) Migration
10 15 (21.13%) Network Design
10 15 (21.13%) VLAN
10 15 (21.13%) QA
10 15 (21.13%) Presales
10 15 (21.13%) SIEM
11 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (19.72%) Meraki
11 14 (19.72%) Line Management
11 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
11 14 (19.72%) SolarWinds
11 14 (19.72%) Wireless
11 14 (19.72%) CCNP
11 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) Office 365
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) Network Security
2 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
2 15 (21.13%) VLAN
2 15 (21.13%) VPN
3 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (19.72%) Wireless
4 13 (18.31%) BGP
4 13 (18.31%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (18.31%) Cisco ISE
4 13 (18.31%) Ethernet
4 13 (18.31%) IPsec
4 13 (18.31%) MPLS
4 13 (18.31%) OSPF
4 13 (18.31%) SNMP
4 13 (18.31%) SSL
5 4 (5.63%) Firewall
6 3 (4.23%) DNS
6 3 (4.23%) SAN
7 2 (2.82%) DHCP
7 2 (2.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.82%) MS Access
5 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Burp Suite
General
1 13 (18.31%) Billing
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Retail
3 4 (5.63%) Legal
4 3 (4.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Security Manager
2 9 (12.68%) Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Information Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Head of IT
3 7 (9.86%) IT Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (8.45%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Head of Information
5 5 (7.04%) Information Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Head of Security
7 3 (4.23%) Backup Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) CISSP Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Head of Information Security
7 3 (4.23%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.41%) SOAP
2 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) Management Information System
2 19 (26.76%) Data Centre
3 13 (18.31%) FlexPod
4 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.82%) Blog
6 2 (2.82%) iPad
6 2 (2.82%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (67.61%) Information Security
2 41 (57.75%) Information Security Management
3 29 (40.85%) ITIL
4 21 (29.58%) Project Management
5 19 (26.76%) ISMS
5 19 (26.76%) Service Delivery
6 17 (23.94%) Performance Management
7 16 (22.54%) Data Protection
8 15 (21.13%) Migration
8 15 (21.13%) Network Design
8 15 (21.13%) Presales
8 15 (21.13%) SIEM
9 14 (19.72%) Line Management
9 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
10 13 (18.31%) Application Performance Management
10 13 (18.31%) Converged Infrastructure
10 13 (18.31%) ITIL V3
10 13 (18.31%) Load Balancing
10 13 (18.31%) Time Management
11 12 (16.90%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.82%) C#
3 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) CCNP
1 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (18.31%) CISSP
3 9 (12.68%) CISM
4 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
5 7 (9.86%) Degree
5 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.23%) CISA
7 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.23%) ISEB
7 3 (4.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (2.82%) CLAS
8 2 (2.82%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.82%) CRISC
8 2 (2.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.82%) OSCE
8 2 (2.82%) OSCP
9 1 (1.41%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (36.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (22.54%) PCI DSS
3 15 (21.13%) QA
4 7 (9.86%) GDPR
5 6 (8.45%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (7.04%) COBIT
7 4 (5.63%) SLA
8 3 (4.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (2.82%) ISO 14001
9 2 (2.82%) ISO 22301
9 2 (2.82%) ISO 9001
10 1 (1.41%) GPG13
10 1 (1.41%) NIST 800
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) XenApp
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.23%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Cisco
2 14 (19.72%) Meraki
2 14 (19.72%) SolarWinds
3 13 (18.31%) Aruba
3 13 (18.31%) Brocade
3 13 (18.31%) CheckPoint
3 13 (18.31%) F5
3 13 (18.31%) Fortinet
3 13 (18.31%) HP
3 13 (18.31%) Sourcefire
4 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.86%) VMware
6 6 (8.45%) Veeam
7 3 (4.23%) Citrix
7 3 (4.23%) LANDesk
7 3 (4.23%) NEC
7 3 (4.23%) Remedy
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle
8 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.82%) Symantec