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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 228 220
Rank change year-on-year +29 -8  
Permanent jobs citing ISMS 19 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.24% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.27% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 1
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -8.25%  

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 4379 5520 4548
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.17% 88.38% 85.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3632 4349 3771
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £63,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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
Coventry +12 9 £55,000 +46.66%
Birmingham +20 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Staffordshire +13 3 £62,500 +38.88%
Warwickshire +25 2 £68,750 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 35 (92.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (78.95%) Information Security
3 26 (68.42%) CISSP
3 26 (68.42%) CISM
4 25 (65.79%) Security Management
5 19 (50.00%) PCI DSS
6 18 (47.37%) Information Security Management
7 17 (44.74%) Management Information System
8 15 (39.47%) CISA
9 13 (34.21%) CISMP
9 13 (34.21%) Internal Audit
10 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (28.95%) Finance
11 11 (28.95%) ITIL
12 10 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (26.32%) Data Protection
13 9 (23.68%) Cyber Essentials
13 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
14 8 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
14 8 (21.05%) Office 365
14 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
15 7 (18.42%) GDPR
15 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
16 6 (15.79%) CRM
16 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
16 6 (15.79%) ERP
16 6 (15.79%) ISSMP
16 6 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
16 6 (15.79%) Sentinel
16 6 (15.79%) CEH

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 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (15.79%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) Network Security
1 2 (5.26%) SNMP
1 2 (5.26%) VLAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Security Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Information Officer
2 9 (23.68%) Information Security Officer
2 9 (23.68%) Security Officer
3 8 (21.05%) Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Information Manager
3 8 (21.05%) Information Security Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Security Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Compliance Officer
4 7 (18.42%) Information Security Compliance Officer
4 7 (18.42%) IT Security Officer
4 7 (18.42%) Risk Officer
4 7 (18.42%) Security Compliance Officer
5 5 (13.16%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Security Specialist
7 3 (7.89%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Information Assurance Manager
8 2 (5.26%) IT Architect
8 2 (5.26%) IT Security Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Information Security
2 25 (65.79%) Security Management
3 18 (47.37%) Information Security Management
4 13 (34.21%) Internal Audit
5 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (28.95%) ITIL
7 10 (26.32%) Data Protection
7 10 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
9 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (15.79%) Conceptual Models
10 6 (15.79%) CRM
10 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.79%) ERP
10 6 (15.79%) Information Assurance
10 6 (15.79%) IT Governance
10 6 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (15.79%) Security Monitoring
10 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) CISM
1 26 (68.42%) CISSP
2 15 (39.47%) CISA
3 13 (34.21%) CISMP
4 6 (15.79%) CEH
4 6 (15.79%) CRISC
4 6 (15.79%) ISSMP
4 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (5.26%) CCSP
6 2 (5.26%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.63%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.63%) GSNA
7 1 (2.63%) IRCA
7 1 (2.63%) MCITP
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (92.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (23.68%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (18.42%) GDPR
5 6 (15.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 6 (15.79%) GPG13
5 6 (15.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (15.79%) RMADS
6 4 (10.53%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum
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