The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Information Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 134 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 12 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.51% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 4
Median salary £40,000 £26,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £40,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Information Security Officer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2266 1979 1825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.22% 97.49% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1684 1634 1607
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Information Security Officer in the job title.

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Information Security Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
1 21 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (57.14%) ISMS
2 12 (57.14%) CISSP
2 12 (57.14%) CISM
3 10 (47.62%) Data Protection
4 9 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 9 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (42.86%) CISA
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Security Management
5 5 (23.81%) Internal Audit
6 4 (19.05%) Security Auditing
6 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Data Security
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
6 4 (19.05%) IT Governance
7 3 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (14.29%) Law
7 3 (14.29%) Legal
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 3 (14.29%) MS Project
7 3 (14.29%) MS Office

Information Security Officer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Project
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (57.14%) ISMS
3 10 (47.62%) Data Protection
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security Management
4 5 (23.81%) Internal Audit
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Security Management
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Data Security
5 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
5 4 (19.05%) IT Governance
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Security Auditing
6 3 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) CISM
1 12 (57.14%) CISSP
2 9 (42.86%) CISA
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (14.29%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) CA