The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Officer
Rank 115 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £52,500 £61,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.97% +45.29%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +9.67%
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
1723 1470 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.94% 94.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1284 1368
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Officer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Information Security Officer in their job title 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 with Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) CISA
2 9 (81.82%) CISM
3 6 (54.55%) IRCA
3 6 (54.55%) Security Management
3 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
4 3 (27.27%) Legal
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
6 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) CISSP
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Law

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Information Security Officer in their job title 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 with Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
2 6 (54.55%) Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISA
1 9 (81.82%) CISM
2 6 (54.55%) IRCA
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
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