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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 115 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 28 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 7
Median salary £40,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 - £53,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2349 1821 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.59% 96.55% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1538 1917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Officer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 40 (80.00%) Information Security
2 37 (74.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (36.00%) CISM
3 18 (36.00%) Risk Management
4 17 (34.00%) Finance
4 17 (34.00%) ISMS
5 15 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 14 (28.00%) PCI DSS
6 14 (28.00%) SIEM
7 13 (26.00%) CISSP
8 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (22.00%) CISA
9 11 (22.00%) Firewall
9 11 (22.00%) Network Security
10 10 (20.00%) Information Assurance
10 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (20.00%) IT Governance
10 10 (20.00%) Cryptography
10 10 (20.00%) Data Security
10 10 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (20.00%) ITIL
11 9 (18.00%) Data Protection Act
12 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
13 7 (14.00%) Security Management
13 7 (14.00%) Information Security Management
13 7 (14.00%) Law
13 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
13 7 (14.00%) Security Auditing
14 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
15 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 (6.00%) MS Office
1 3 (6.00%) MS Project
1 3 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Firewall
1 11 (22.00%) Network Security
2 3 (6.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Law
3 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.00%) Legal
5 3 (6.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 9 (18.00%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) Information Security
2 18 (36.00%) Risk Management
3 17 (34.00%) ISMS
4 15 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 14 (28.00%) SIEM
6 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (20.00%) Data Security
6 10 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 10 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 10 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Information Security Management
7 7 (14.00%) Security Auditing
7 7 (14.00%) Security Management
8 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (6.00%) Data Loss Prevention
11 2 (4.00%) Internal Audit
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) CISM
2 13 (26.00%) CISSP
3 11 (22.00%) CISA
4 10 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (74.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.00%) ISO27002
4 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) CA
3 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
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