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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 128 126 133
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 13 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 8
Median salary £40,000 £26,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -50.47%
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -4.76%
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
2181 1863 2115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.42% 97.34% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 1564 1921
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,500 £62,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 40 (100.00%) Information Security
1 40 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (60.00%) CISM
3 21 (52.50%) Risk Management
4 20 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 19 (47.50%) CISSP
6 18 (45.00%) ISMS
7 17 (42.50%) Data Protection
7 17 (42.50%) CISA
8 14 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (35.00%) ITIL
8 14 (35.00%) Data Security
8 14 (35.00%) Cryptography
8 14 (35.00%) IT Governance
8 14 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
9 11 (27.50%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (20.00%) Information Assurance
10 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 7 (17.50%) SIEM
11 7 (17.50%) Security Management
11 7 (17.50%) Information Security Management
12 6 (15.00%) Service Management
12 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (15.00%) Change Management
12 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
12 6 (15.00%) Finance
12 6 (15.00%) Freedom of Information

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 (7.50%) MS Office
1 3 (7.50%) MS Project
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) assyst
1 6 (15.00%) Sentinel
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Cryptography
2 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) CESG
3 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (15.00%) Freedom of Information
3 6 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (52.50%) Risk Management
3 18 (45.00%) ISMS
4 17 (42.50%) Data Protection
5 14 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 14 (35.00%) Data Security
5 14 (35.00%) IT Governance
5 14 (35.00%) ITIL
6 11 (27.50%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (20.00%) Information Assurance
8 7 (17.50%) Information Security Management
8 7 (17.50%) Security Management
8 7 (17.50%) SIEM
9 6 (15.00%) Change Management
9 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (15.00%) ITIL V3
9 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (15.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) CISM
2 19 (47.50%) CISSP
3 17 (42.50%) CISA
4 14 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) CISMP
6 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (15.00%) QA
4 3 (7.50%) ISO27002
5 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) CA