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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 118 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 33 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 6
Median salary £40,000 - £48,250
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 - £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
2303 1847 2085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.32% 96.35% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1562 1772
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 2016.

Security Officer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (74.51%) Information Security
2 35 (68.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (35.29%) CISM
3 18 (35.29%) Finance
4 17 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 17 (33.33%) SIEM
5 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
6 15 (29.41%) CISSP
7 14 (27.45%) ISMS
8 13 (25.49%) Data Protection
8 13 (25.49%) PCI DSS
8 13 (25.49%) Network Security
8 13 (25.49%) Firewall
9 12 (23.53%) CISA
10 10 (19.61%) Data Security
10 10 (19.61%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (19.61%) ITIL
10 10 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (19.61%) Information Assurance
10 10 (19.61%) IT Governance
10 10 (19.61%) Cryptography
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
12 8 (15.69%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (13.73%) Financial Institution
13 7 (13.73%) Security Auditing
14 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (11.76%) Security Management
14 6 (11.76%) Information Security Management
14 6 (11.76%) Law

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 1 (1.96%) IIS
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
1 3 (5.88%) MS Project
1 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Firewall
1 13 (25.49%) Network Security
2 4 (7.84%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Financial Institution
3 6 (11.76%) Law
4 4 (7.84%) Banking
4 4 (7.84%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Cryptography
2 8 (15.69%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Information Security
2 17 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 17 (33.33%) SIEM
3 14 (27.45%) ISMS
4 13 (25.49%) Data Protection
5 10 (19.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (19.61%) Data Security
5 10 (19.61%) Information Assurance
5 10 (19.61%) IT Governance
5 10 (19.61%) ITIL
6 7 (13.73%) Security Auditing
7 6 (11.76%) Information Security Management
7 6 (11.76%) Security Management
8 5 (9.80%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.84%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
11 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) CISM
2 15 (29.41%) CISSP
3 12 (23.53%) CISA
4 10 (19.61%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) CRISC
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (68.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (25.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.88%) ISO27002
4 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) CA
2 2 (3.92%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.96%) Forcepoint
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 17 days ago