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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 216 210
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Information Security Management 9 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.41% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.47% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 3
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.81% +10.00%  

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 4176 5362 4204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.88% 88.22% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 4322 3507
Median salary £42,500 £43,200 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.62% +1.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +8 3 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Warwickshire +30 2 £60,000 -
Coventry +16 1 £50,000 -
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 39 (100.00%) Security Management
1 39 (100.00%) Information Security
2 33 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (69.23%) CISSP
4 26 (66.67%) Management Information System
4 26 (66.67%) ISMS
5 24 (61.54%) CISM
6 23 (58.97%) PCI DSS
7 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
7 20 (51.28%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (48.72%) SC Cleared
8 19 (48.72%) GPG13
9 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
10 17 (43.59%) Data Protection
11 16 (41.03%) IT Governance
11 16 (41.03%) CISMP
11 16 (41.03%) Cyber Essentials
12 15 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
12 15 (38.46%) ERP
12 15 (38.46%) Data Protection Act
12 15 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (38.46%) Information Assurance
13 14 (35.90%) CRISC
13 14 (35.90%) Office 365
13 14 (35.90%) RMADS
13 14 (35.90%) ServiceNow
13 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
13 14 (35.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 14 (35.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 14 (35.90%) CRM

Information Security Management
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (35.90%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) IPsec
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
1 1 (2.56%) S/MIME
1 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Big Data
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Information Manager
2 14 (35.90%) Information Security Manager
2 14 (35.90%) Security Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Information Security Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Security Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Information Assurance Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Security Specialist
5 5 (12.82%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Security Specialist
6 4 (10.26%) SIEM Specialist
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Information Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) IT Technician
9 1 (2.56%) Information Management Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Information Security Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 26 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 15 (38.46%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
4 5 (12.82%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) SCADA
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Information Security
1 39 (100.00%) Security Management
2 26 (66.67%) ISMS
3 20 (51.28%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (46.15%) Risk Management
5 17 (43.59%) Data Protection
6 16 (41.03%) IT Governance
7 15 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (38.46%) ERP
7 15 (38.46%) Information Assurance
7 15 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (35.90%) Conceptual Models
8 14 (35.90%) CRM
8 14 (35.90%) E-Commerce
8 14 (35.90%) Security Monitoring
8 14 (35.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (20.51%) ITIL
10 7 (17.95%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (17.95%) Security Auditing
11 6 (15.38%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) CISSP
2 24 (61.54%) CISM
3 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
4 19 (48.72%) SC Cleared
5 16 (41.03%) CISMP
6 14 (35.90%) CEH
6 14 (35.90%) CRISC
7 6 (15.38%) CISA
8 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
9 3 (7.69%) Degree
10 1 (2.56%) CLAS
10 1 (2.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (58.97%) PCI DSS
3 19 (48.72%) GPG13
4 16 (41.03%) Cyber Essentials
5 14 (35.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 14 (35.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 14 (35.90%) RMADS
6 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (2.56%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) ServiceNow
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Clearswift
3 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.56%) Qualys
3 1 (2.56%) Rapid7
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec
3 1 (2.56%) Tripwire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago