The table below looks at the statistics for Data Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 114 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 10 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £61,250 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1623 1872 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.03% 86.43% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1529 1268
Median salary £45,000 £43,845 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Data Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Security Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Security
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Birmingham region.

Data Security Salary Trend in Birmingham

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Data Security across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Data Security 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 17 (70.83%) Service Delivery
1 17 (70.83%) Risk Management
1 17 (70.83%) Information Security
2 14 (58.33%) Risk Assessment
2 14 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 14 (58.33%) CESG
2 14 (58.33%) Sentinel
2 14 (58.33%) Cryptography
2 14 (58.33%) Freedom of Information
2 14 (58.33%) assyst
2 14 (58.33%) IT Governance
2 14 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (58.33%) Change Management
2 14 (58.33%) Service Management
2 14 (58.33%) CISA
2 14 (58.33%) CISM
2 14 (58.33%) CISSP
2 14 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) QA
2 14 (58.33%) Problem Management
2 14 (58.33%) Video Conferencing
2 14 (58.33%) Data Protection
2 14 (58.33%) PCI DSS
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 14 (58.33%) ITIL V3
2 14 (58.33%) SIEM

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (58.33%) assyst
1 14 (58.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) HSRP
2 4 (16.67%) IPv4
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (16.67%) SSL
2 4 (16.67%) VLAN
2 4 (16.67%) VoIP
2 4 (16.67%) VPN
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) Wireless
2 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 3 (12.50%) ADSL
3 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Security Officer
2 12 (50.00%) Information Officer
2 12 (50.00%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Head of IT Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) IP Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior IP Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Head of IT Operations
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Operations
5 1 (4.17%) IP Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (58.33%) CESG
1 14 (58.33%) Data Centre
1 14 (58.33%) Freedom of Information
1 14 (58.33%) Management Information System
1 14 (58.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Information Security
1 17 (70.83%) Risk Management
1 17 (70.83%) Service Delivery
2 14 (58.33%) Change Management
2 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 14 (58.33%) Cryptography
2 14 (58.33%) Data Protection
2 14 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 14 (58.33%) IT Audit
2 14 (58.33%) IT Governance
2 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) ITIL V3
2 14 (58.33%) Problem Management
2 14 (58.33%) Risk Assessment
2 14 (58.33%) Service Management
2 14 (58.33%) SIEM
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) CISA
1 14 (58.33%) CISM
1 14 (58.33%) CISSP
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (58.33%) PCI DSS
1 14 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
1 4 (16.67%) Draytek
1 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 4 (16.67%) HP
1 4 (16.67%) Huawei
1 4 (16.67%) Meraki
1 4 (16.67%) NETGEAR
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix