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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Security
Rank 130 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 5 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.47% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.60% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 11
Average salary £21,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.78% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £43,548 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -2.22%
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
1678 1508 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.66% 78.66% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1332 1292
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
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 30 June 2015.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Qualys
4 1 (14.29%) Nessus
4 1 (14.29%) CESG
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

Data Security
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Database Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) ACCA
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
1 1 (14.29%) Qualys
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham City Centre
London Midland
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 includes free & heavily discounted rail travel, final salary pension and flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago