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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 138 133 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £41,300
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -8.18%
Information Assurance
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
1993 1748 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.76% 85.27% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1430 1412
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Risk Management
2 8 (88.89%) Cryptography
2 8 (88.89%) IT Governance
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CISA
2 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 8 (88.89%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mercator
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) RMADS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection

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:

Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Compliance Officer
1 8 (88.89%) Information Officer
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security Compliance Officer
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security Officer
1 8 (88.89%) Security Compliance Officer
1 8 (88.89%) Security Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Data Security
2 8 (88.89%) IT Governance
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISA
1 8 (88.89%) CISM
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (11.11%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Mercator