The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 119 134 114
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 1 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% 0.047% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.054% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -9.09%

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
1636 1855 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.24% 86.60% 82.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 1499 1282
Median salary £45,000 £43,974 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.33% +3.46%
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%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Information Assurance Salary Trend in Birmingham

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance.

1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
1 15 (100.00%) CISM
1 15 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 15 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
1 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (93.33%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (93.33%) IT Governance
2 14 (93.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (93.33%) CRISC
2 14 (93.33%) Office 365
2 14 (93.33%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (93.33%) ISMS
2 14 (93.33%) RMADS
2 14 (93.33%) Data Protection
2 14 (93.33%) PCI DSS
2 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Risk Assessment
2 14 (93.33%) Sentinel
2 14 (93.33%) CEH
2 14 (93.33%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (93.33%) CISMP
2 14 (93.33%) Information Security Management
2 14 (93.33%) Security Management
2 14 (93.33%) CRM
2 14 (93.33%) E-Commerce
2 14 (93.33%) ERP
2 14 (93.33%) ServiceNow
2 14 (93.33%) GPG13

Information Assurance
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:

Business Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (93.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Information Manager
2 8 (53.33%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (53.33%) Security Manager
3 6 (40.00%) Information Assurance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 14 (93.33%) Data Centre
2 14 (93.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
1 15 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 14 (93.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (93.33%) CRM
2 14 (93.33%) Data Protection
2 14 (93.33%) E-Commerce
2 14 (93.33%) ERP
2 14 (93.33%) Information Security Management
2 14 (93.33%) ISMS
2 14 (93.33%) IT Governance
2 14 (93.33%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (93.33%) Risk Assessment
2 14 (93.33%) Security Management
2 14 (93.33%) Security Monitoring
2 14 (93.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) CISM
1 15 (100.00%) CISSP
2 14 (93.33%) CEH
2 14 (93.33%) CISMP
2 14 (93.33%) CRISC
2 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (93.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 14 (93.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 14 (93.33%) GPG13
2 14 (93.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 14 (93.33%) PCI DSS
2 14 (93.33%) RMADS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) ServiceNow