The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 122 125 140
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 19 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 0.26% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.27% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 9
Median salary £40,000 £26,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -50.47%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -7.14%
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
2176 1857 2153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.41% 97.33% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 1558 1953
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,545 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Security Officer in the job title.

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Officer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Security Officer in the job title.

1 43 (84.31%) Information Security
2 42 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (50.98%) CISSP
3 26 (50.98%) CISM
4 23 (45.10%) Risk Management
5 22 (43.14%) PCI DSS
6 19 (37.25%) CISA
7 18 (35.29%) Data Protection
7 18 (35.29%) ISMS
8 17 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
8 17 (33.33%) SIEM
9 16 (31.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (31.37%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 16 (31.37%) Data Security
9 16 (31.37%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (31.37%) ITIL
9 16 (31.37%) IT Governance
9 16 (31.37%) Cryptography
10 14 (27.45%) Management Information System
10 14 (27.45%) Finance
11 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (17.65%) Information Assurance
12 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
12 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
13 7 (13.73%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (13.73%) QA
13 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
13 7 (13.73%) Network Security
13 7 (13.73%) CESG
13 7 (13.73%) Sentinel

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 (5.88%) MS Office
1 3 (5.88%) MS Project
1 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) assyst
1 7 (13.73%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Network Security
2 6 (11.76%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Law
3 3 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Cryptography
2 14 (27.45%) Management Information System
3 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (13.73%) CESG
4 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
4 7 (13.73%) Freedom of Information
4 7 (13.73%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) Information Security
2 23 (45.10%) Risk Management
3 18 (35.29%) Data Protection
3 18 (35.29%) ISMS
4 17 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 17 (33.33%) SIEM
5 16 (31.37%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (31.37%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 16 (31.37%) Data Security
5 16 (31.37%) IT Governance
5 16 (31.37%) ITIL
6 9 (17.65%) Information Assurance
7 7 (13.73%) Change Management
7 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
7 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
7 7 (13.73%) ITIL V3
7 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
7 7 (13.73%) Security Management
7 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
7 7 (13.73%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) CISM
1 26 (50.98%) CISSP
2 19 (37.25%) CISA
3 16 (31.37%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) CEH
6 2 (3.92%) CISMP
6 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (43.14%) PCI DSS
3 7 (13.73%) QA
4 3 (5.88%) ISO27002
5 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) LogRhythm
3 2 (3.92%) CA
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