The table below looks at the statistics for IRCA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IRCA over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
Rank 122 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IRCA 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.24% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £52,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
IRCA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
727 511 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.52% 27.58% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 654 452 438
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IRCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IRCA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

IRCA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IRCA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IRCA Salary Trend in Birmingham

IRCA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IRCA also 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 that cited IRCA.

1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
2 5 (62.50%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

IRCA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IRCA also 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 that cited IRCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 8 (100.00%) Security Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Security Management
2 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
2 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001