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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 128 125 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.40% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £26,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £32,950
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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
2249 1740 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.50% 98.25% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1678 1402 1538
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 14 (100.00%) Information Security
1 14 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
3 8 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (57.14%) ISMS
3 8 (57.14%) CISSP
4 7 (50.00%) CISM
5 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
6 5 (35.71%) Internal Audit
6 5 (35.71%) CISA
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Law
7 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
7 3 (21.43%) Security Management
7 3 (21.43%) Security Auditing
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 1 (7.14%) Windows
9 1 (7.14%) CRM
9 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (7.14%) Legal
9 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (7.14%) SIEM

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
3 8 (57.14%) ISMS
4 5 (35.71%) Internal Audit
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Auditing
5 3 (21.43%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft