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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Governance
Rank - - 193
Permanent jobs citing Information Governance 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-29.50% -16.66%
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
4272 4002 3898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.68% 81.09% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3570 3321 3259
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) COBIT
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) CISSP
3 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (42.86%) Process Management
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics
4 3 (42.86%) BCP
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 3 (42.86%) CESG
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (42.86%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (42.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Technology
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) CESG
2 3 (42.86%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) Process Management
3 3 (42.86%) BCP
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) COBIT
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) VMware