The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Information Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Officer
England / West Midlands
Rank 188 225 213
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 15 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.19% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.20% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4610 5594 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.34% 96.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4640 4223
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Information Security Officer in the job title.

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Security Officer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Officer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +20 13 £40,000 -
Warwickshire +33 1 £90,000 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £45,000 -
Information Security Officer
England

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Information 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 West Midlands region featuring Information Security Officer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Information Security
2 29 (93.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (80.65%) CISM
4 22 (70.97%) CISSP
5 20 (64.52%) CISA
5 20 (64.52%) PCI DSS
6 17 (54.84%) Data Protection
7 15 (48.39%) ISMS
8 14 (45.16%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
9 13 (41.94%) SIEM
10 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
10 12 (38.71%) IT Audit
10 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 12 (38.71%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (38.71%) ITIL V3
10 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
10 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
10 12 (38.71%) QA
10 12 (38.71%) Problem Management
10 12 (38.71%) CESG
10 12 (38.71%) Sentinel
10 12 (38.71%) Cryptography
10 12 (38.71%) Freedom of Information
10 12 (38.71%) assyst
10 12 (38.71%) Incident Management
10 12 (38.71%) IT Governance
10 12 (38.71%) Service Management

Information Security Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 12 (38.71%) assyst
1 12 (38.71%) Sentinel
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (38.71%) CESG
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
1 12 (38.71%) Freedom of Information
1 12 (38.71%) Management Information System
1 12 (38.71%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (54.84%) Data Protection
3 15 (48.39%) ISMS
4 14 (45.16%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
5 13 (41.94%) SIEM
6 12 (38.71%) Change Management
6 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
6 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 12 (38.71%) Cryptography
6 12 (38.71%) Data Security
6 12 (38.71%) Incident Management
6 12 (38.71%) IT Audit
6 12 (38.71%) IT Governance
6 12 (38.71%) ITIL
6 12 (38.71%) ITIL V3
6 12 (38.71%) Problem Management
6 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
6 12 (38.71%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) CISM
2 22 (70.97%) CISSP
3 20 (64.52%) CISA
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
4 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) CISMP
6 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (93.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (64.52%) PCI DSS
3 12 (38.71%) QA
4 2 (6.45%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
Rugby, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 15 hours ago