Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 300 317
Rank change year-on-year +25 +17 -22
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 43 51 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.41% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.47% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 1
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,529 £54,000
% change year-on-year +0.86% +0.98% +13.68%

ISMS 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 8949 10918 9727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.20% 88.25% 86.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7397 8579 7998
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £66,050 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ISMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in the West Midlands

ISMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for ISMS in the West Midlands

ISMS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISMS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ISMS in the West Midlands

ISMS
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 ISMS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Birmingham +13 18 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Coventry +21 14 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Staffordshire +12 5 £66,250 +47.22%
Solihull -9 3 £35,000 -15.15%
Warwickshire +20 2 £68,750 +14.58% 1
Walsall +15 1 - -
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 34 (79.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (76.74%) Information Security
3 28 (65.12%) Security Management
4 21 (48.84%) Information Security Management
5 20 (46.51%) ITIL
6 19 (44.19%) PCI DSS
7 18 (41.86%) Management Information System
8 16 (37.21%) CISM
9 15 (34.88%) Business Continuity
9 15 (34.88%) CISSP
10 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (27.91%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (27.91%) Cyber Essentials
11 10 (23.26%) CISA
11 10 (23.26%) GDPR
11 10 (23.26%) Information Assurance
12 8 (18.60%) Data Protection
12 8 (18.60%) CRISC
12 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
13 7 (16.28%) Project Management
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
13 7 (16.28%) Information Security Governance
13 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity Planning
14 6 (13.95%) COBIT
14 6 (13.95%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (13.95%) ISSMP
14 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
15 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development

ISMS
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:

Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) LAN
1 2 (4.65%) Network Security
1 2 (4.65%) SNMP
1 2 (4.65%) VLAN
1 2 (4.65%) WAN
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Security Manager
2 11 (25.58%) Security Specialist
3 7 (16.28%) Information Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Information Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (9.30%) Information Specialist
5 4 (9.30%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.30%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Head of Information
6 2 (4.65%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (4.65%) Head of IT
6 2 (4.65%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.65%) IT Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Blog
3 1 (2.33%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Information Security
2 28 (65.12%) Security Management
3 21 (48.84%) Information Security Management
4 20 (46.51%) ITIL
5 15 (34.88%) Business Continuity
6 12 (27.91%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (23.26%) Information Assurance
8 8 (18.60%) Data Protection
9 7 (16.28%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (16.28%) Information Security Governance
9 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
9 7 (16.28%) Project Management
10 6 (13.95%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
11 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.63%) Data Privacy
11 5 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (11.63%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) CISM
2 15 (34.88%) CISSP
3 10 (23.26%) CISA
4 8 (18.60%) CRISC
5 6 (13.95%) ISSMP
6 5 (11.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 5 (11.63%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.98%) Degree
7 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (4.65%) CCSP
8 2 (4.65%) ISSAP
8 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.33%) CCNA
9 1 (2.33%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.33%) GSNA
9 1 (2.33%) IRCA
9 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (79.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (44.19%) PCI DSS
3 12 (27.91%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (23.26%) GDPR
5 6 (13.95%) COBIT
6 2 (4.65%) ISO 14001
6 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
7 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco
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