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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Security
Rank 124 127 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 16 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.68% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.23% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Median salary £42,500 £21,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+102.38% -55.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £21,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £36,200 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
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
2042 1713 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.56% 85.14% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1394 1397
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 2016.

Data Security Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Data Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 14 (66.67%) CISSP
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
1 14 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 14 (66.67%) CISA
1 14 (66.67%) CISM
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
1 14 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 14 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (66.67%) IT Governance
1 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (61.90%) PCI DSS
3 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
3 10 (47.62%) IT Audit
4 9 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
5 5 (23.81%) Ajax
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) CSS3
5 5 (23.81%) Rapid Prototyping
5 5 (23.81%) Information Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
5 5 (23.81%) Workflow
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Compliance Manager
1 10 (47.62%) Security Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Compliance Officer
3 4 (19.05%) Information Officer
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Officer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Compliance Officer
3 4 (19.05%) Security Officer
4 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Ajax
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) CSS3
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) HTML5
1 5 (23.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
1 14 (66.67%) IT Governance
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
1 14 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 10 (47.62%) IT Audit
3 9 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Front End Development
4 5 (23.81%) Information Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (23.81%) Workflow
5 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) CISA
1 14 (66.67%) CISM
1 14 (66.67%) CISSP
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (61.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) VMware