The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Officer
Rank - 113 99
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.29% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1636 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 94.08% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1364 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Information Security Officer
West Midlands

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 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISSMP
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISSMP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001