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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 121 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £44,500 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.17% +2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £51,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.46% -14.58%

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
1713 1609 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.69% 85.27% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1350 1366
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%

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 20 January 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 18 (100.00%) CISSP
1 18 (100.00%) CISM
1 18 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
1 18 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (94.44%) IT Governance
2 17 (94.44%) PCI DSS
2 17 (94.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (83.33%) Management Information System
4 14 (77.78%) Security Management
4 14 (77.78%) Sentinel
4 14 (77.78%) Information Security Management
4 14 (77.78%) CRM
4 14 (77.78%) E-Commerce
4 14 (77.78%) ERP
4 14 (77.78%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (77.78%) ISMS
4 14 (77.78%) RMADS
4 14 (77.78%) Data Protection
4 14 (77.78%) CEH
4 14 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (77.78%) CISMP
4 14 (77.78%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (77.78%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (77.78%) CRISC
4 14 (77.78%) Office 365
4 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 14 (77.78%) ServiceNow
4 14 (77.78%) 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 (77.78%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (77.78%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Information Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Security Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Information Assurance Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Compliance Officer
4 3 (16.67%) Information Officer
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security Compliance Officer
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (16.67%) Security Compliance Officer
4 3 (16.67%) Security Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 14 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 14 (77.78%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
1 18 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 17 (94.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (94.44%) IT Governance
3 14 (77.78%) CRM
3 14 (77.78%) Data Protection
3 14 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 14 (77.78%) ERP
3 14 (77.78%) Information Security Management
3 14 (77.78%) ISMS
3 14 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (77.78%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (77.78%) Security Management
3 14 (77.78%) Security Monitoring
3 14 (77.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 3 (16.67%) Data Security
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CISM
1 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 14 (77.78%) CEH
2 14 (77.78%) CISMP
2 14 (77.78%) CRISC
2 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) CISA
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (94.44%) PCI DSS
3 14 (77.78%) GPG13
3 14 (77.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (77.78%) RMADS
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) ServiceNow