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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Security
Rank 121 121 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 8 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.43% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.53% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
Data Security
West Midlands

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
1851 1712 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.06% 80.95% 69.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1541 998
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,998
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Data Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Security across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security.

1 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Data Management
2 7 (53.85%) Change Control
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 4 (30.77%) SAS
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Base SAS
4 4 (30.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (30.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) ERwin
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Mainframe

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (30.77%) Base SAS
3 4 (30.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (30.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) DB2
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (7.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ERwin
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) MI Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SAS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) AS400
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Management
1 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Process Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) DataFlux
2 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft