The table below looks at the statistics for Information Governance skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Governance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Governance
Rank 210 190 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Governance 6 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,759 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.08% +14.02%
Information Governance
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4444 3799 3559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.99% 78.30% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3881 3138 3102
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Governance across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Governance Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Governance across the West Midlands region.

Information Governance Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Governance across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Information Governance Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Governance
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Governance within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 3 £38,500 -
Staffordshire -6 1 £72,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £38,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Information Governance
England

Information Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information Governance 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 Information Governance.

1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (75.00%) Information Security
3 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (75.00%) COBIT
4 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) CISSP
6 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) MCSE
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification

Information Governance
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Information Governance 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 Information Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Technology
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) Process Management
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) BCP
6 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (75.00%) COBIT
2 5 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) VMware