The table below looks at the statistics for IRCA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IRCA 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
International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
Rank - - 203
Permanent jobs citing IRCA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%
IRCA
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1404 1305 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.52% 26.44% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1043 1189
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IRCA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IRCA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

IRCA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IRCA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IRCA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IRCA
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IRCA 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 IRCA.

1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity

IRCA
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 IRCA 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 IRCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security Officer
1 5 (100.00%) Security Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001