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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 118 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 22 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.93% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.51% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 4
Median salary £44,000 £33,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £26,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
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
2265 1963 1798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.02% 97.56% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1686 1613 1588
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 2016.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 28 (66.67%) Information Security
2 24 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (50.00%) Finance
4 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 18 (42.86%) SIEM
6 16 (38.10%) CISSP
7 15 (35.71%) CISM
8 12 (28.57%) CISA
8 12 (28.57%) Firewall
8 12 (28.57%) Network Security
8 12 (28.57%) ISMS
9 10 (23.81%) Data Protection
9 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.43%) PCI DSS
10 9 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (19.05%) SSL
12 7 (16.67%) Financial Institution
12 7 (16.67%) Banking
12 7 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (11.90%) Internal Audit
13 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
13 5 (11.90%) Information Security Management
13 5 (11.90%) Security Management
14 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
14 4 (9.52%) Data Security
14 4 (9.52%) Cryptography
14 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (9.52%) ITIL
14 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) IIS
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
1 12 (28.57%) Network Security
2 8 (19.05%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
2 7 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (9.52%) Cryptography
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Information Security
2 18 (42.86%) SIEM
3 12 (28.57%) ISMS
4 10 (23.81%) Data Protection
5 7 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (11.90%) Information Security Management
6 5 (11.90%) Internal Audit
6 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.90%) Security Management
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) Data Security
7 4 (9.52%) Information Assurance
7 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (9.52%) Security Auditing
8 3 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) CRM
10 1 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) CISSP
2 15 (35.71%) CISM
3 12 (28.57%) CISA
4 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.14%) CRISC
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.14%) ISO27002
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Forcepoint
3 2 (4.76%) CA
3 2 (4.76%) LogRhythm
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