The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 132 120
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 15 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.81% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  

Data Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1657 2069 1444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.86% 87.23% 82.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1580 1196
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Data Security as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Birmingham

Data Security
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Security in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Data Security in Birmingham

Data Security
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Security in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Data Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Security.

1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
1 21 (70.00%) CISSP
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
1 21 (70.00%) CISA
1 21 (70.00%) CISM
1 21 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (66.67%) Information Security
3 17 (56.67%) Sentinel
3 17 (56.67%) Cryptography
3 17 (56.67%) IT Governance
3 17 (56.67%) Service Delivery
3 17 (56.67%) Risk Management
3 17 (56.67%) PCI DSS
3 17 (56.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (56.67%) Data Centre
3 17 (56.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 17 (56.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 15 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 15 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 14 (46.67%) Incident Management
5 14 (46.67%) assyst
5 14 (46.67%) Freedom of Information
5 14 (46.67%) QA
5 14 (46.67%) Problem Management
5 14 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (46.67%) CESG
5 14 (46.67%) Change Management
5 14 (46.67%) Service Management
5 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management

Data Security
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Sentinel
2 14 (46.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Broadband
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Mocha
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Security Officer
2 15 (50.00%) Information Officer
2 15 (50.00%) Information Security Officer
3 7 (23.33%) Compliance Officer
3 7 (23.33%) Security Compliance Officer
4 3 (10.00%) Head of IT
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security Compliance Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (6.67%) Head of IT Infrastructure
5 2 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Head of IT Operations
6 1 (3.33%) ICT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) Express
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) Pug
2 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (6.67%) Smarty
2 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Data Centre
2 15 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 15 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (46.67%) CESG
3 14 (46.67%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 20 (66.67%) Information Security
3 17 (56.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (56.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 17 (56.67%) Cryptography
3 17 (56.67%) IT Governance
3 17 (56.67%) Risk Management
3 17 (56.67%) Service Delivery
4 15 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 14 (46.67%) Change Management
5 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
5 14 (46.67%) Incident Management
5 14 (46.67%) IT Audit
5 14 (46.67%) ITIL V3
5 14 (46.67%) Problem Management
5 14 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (46.67%) Service Management
5 14 (46.67%) SIEM
6 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.67%) PHP
1 2 (6.67%) Ruby
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) CISA
1 21 (70.00%) CISM
1 21 (70.00%) CISSP
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (46.67%) SC Cleared
2 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (56.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 17 (56.67%) PCI DSS
3 14 (46.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 14 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Citrix
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