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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Security
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 111 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 16 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Median salary £64,500 £42,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.76% -27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,750 £38,450
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £44,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £49,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+6.59% +13.21%

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
1708 1590 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.61% 85.12% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1343 1377
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
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 19 January 2017.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 19 (79.17%) Risk Management
2 18 (75.00%) Information Security
3 16 (66.67%) Cryptography
3 16 (66.67%) IT Governance
3 16 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (66.67%) ITIL
3 16 (66.67%) CISSP
3 16 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (66.67%) CISA
3 16 (66.67%) CISM
3 16 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 16 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 15 (62.50%) Service Delivery
5 13 (54.17%) IT Audit
5 13 (54.17%) ITIL V3
5 13 (54.17%) SIEM
5 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
5 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) QA
5 13 (54.17%) Problem Management
5 13 (54.17%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (54.17%) Data Protection
5 13 (54.17%) Incident Management
5 13 (54.17%) assyst
5 13 (54.17%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (54.17%) Freedom of Information
5 13 (54.17%) CESG

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 13 (54.17%) assyst
1 13 (54.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) HSRP
1 4 (16.67%) IPv4
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (16.67%) SSL
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.67%) VLAN
1 4 (16.67%) VoIP
1 4 (16.67%) VPN
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
1 4 (16.67%) Wireless
1 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 3 (12.50%) ADSL
2 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Security Officer
2 14 (58.33%) Information Officer
2 14 (58.33%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Compliance Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Security Compliance Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Head of IT
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%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (54.17%) CESG
2 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
2 13 (54.17%) Freedom of Information
2 13 (54.17%) Management Information System
2 13 (54.17%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.33%) 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 19 (79.17%) Risk Management
2 18 (75.00%) Information Security
3 16 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 16 (66.67%) IT Governance
3 16 (66.67%) ITIL
4 15 (62.50%) Service Delivery
5 13 (54.17%) Change Management
5 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
5 13 (54.17%) Data Protection
5 13 (54.17%) Incident Management
5 13 (54.17%) IT Audit
5 13 (54.17%) ITIL V3
5 13 (54.17%) Problem Management
5 13 (54.17%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (54.17%) Service Management
5 13 (54.17%) SIEM
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) CISA
1 16 (66.67%) CISM
1 16 (66.67%) CISSP
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 13 (54.17%) 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
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago