The first table below looks at the demand for Information Assurance skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 118 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.050% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £41,300 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1444 1559 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.16% 77.60% 71.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1374 1067
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Information Assurance
West Midlands

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Information Assurance Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance.

1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CRAMM
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Security Advisor
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) RMADS
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) CRAMM
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix