The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Information Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 211 224
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 18 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.44% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.49% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 2
Median salary £51,250 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.58% -19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £54,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

Information Security Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4501 5484 5003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.22% 88.62% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4255 4137
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Information Security Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Management in the West Midlands

Information Security Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Information Security Management in the West Midlands

Information Security Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Management in the West Midlands

Information Security Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +12 9 £41,250 -19.51% 1
Staffordshire +13 5 £70,000 +86.66%
Coventry - 3 £59,000 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Information Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Information 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Information Security Management.

1 27 (100.00%) Security Management
1 27 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (70.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (55.56%) ISMS
3 15 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 12 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
7 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) CISSP
8 7 (25.93%) Office 365
8 7 (25.93%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (22.22%) CISM
9 6 (22.22%) Project Management
10 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
10 5 (18.52%) Internal Audit
10 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
10 5 (18.52%) COBIT
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (18.52%) GDPR
11 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity Planning
11 4 (14.81%) Data Privacy
11 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
11 4 (14.81%) Windows

Information Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) VLAN
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Security Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Security Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Information Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Head of IT
4 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Head of Information
5 2 (7.41%) Head of Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) Head of Security
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Information Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Information Security
1 27 (100.00%) Security Management
2 15 (55.56%) ISMS
3 12 (44.44%) Business Continuity
4 10 (37.04%) ITIL
5 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance
7 5 (18.52%) Internal Audit
7 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) BCP
8 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (14.81%) Data Privacy
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
9 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (11.11%) Information Management
9 3 (11.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 6 (22.22%) CISM
3 3 (11.11%) CISA
3 3 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (7.41%) CRISC
4 2 (7.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CLAS
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MBA
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (70.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (37.04%) PCI DSS
3 7 (25.93%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (18.52%) COBIT
4 5 (18.52%) GDPR
5 2 (7.41%) ISO 14001
5 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix
2 2 (7.41%) NEC
2 2 (7.41%) Symantec
2 2 (7.41%) Veeam
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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