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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Security
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 127 126
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Data Security 29 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.48% 0.68% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 0.77% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 3
Median salary £31,250 £42,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +102.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +14.94%  

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 1751 2068 1741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.29% 87.66% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1422 1517 1416
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Security in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 24 (54.55%) ITIL
2 23 (52.27%) CISSP
2 23 (52.27%) ITIL Certification
2 23 (52.27%) CISA
2 23 (52.27%) CISM
2 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 23 (52.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (34.09%) Telecoms
4 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (29.55%) CSS
5 13 (29.55%) Linux
5 13 (29.55%) HTML
5 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 13 (29.55%) PHP
5 13 (29.55%) Ruby
5 13 (29.55%) Ruby on Rails
5 13 (29.55%) MVC
5 13 (29.55%) Scrum
5 13 (29.55%) Information Security
5 13 (29.55%) Express
5 13 (29.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (29.55%) Pug
5 13 (29.55%) jQuery
5 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
5 13 (29.55%) Smarty
5 13 (29.55%) Mocha
5 13 (29.55%) Node.js
5 13 (29.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 12 (27.27%) PCI DSS

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 12 (27.27%) Sentinel
2 3 (6.82%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Broadband
1 2 (4.55%) Intranet
1 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Power BI
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
1 13 (29.55%) Mocha
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Telecoms
3 10 (22.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Security Officer
2 20 (45.45%) Compliance Officer
2 20 (45.45%) Security Compliance Officer
3 14 (31.82%) Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Applications Developer
4 13 (29.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (29.55%) HTML CSS Developer
4 13 (29.55%) HTML Developer
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (27.27%) Information Officer
5 12 (27.27%) Information Security Officer
6 9 (20.45%) Information Security Compliance Officer
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Business Improvement Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Head of IT
8 2 (4.55%) ICT Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) CSS
1 13 (29.55%) Express
1 13 (29.55%) HTML
1 13 (29.55%) jQuery
1 13 (29.55%) Node.js
1 13 (29.55%) Pug
1 13 (29.55%) Ruby on Rails
1 13 (29.55%) Smarty
1 13 (29.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) CESG
4 3 (6.82%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (29.55%) Information Security
3 13 (29.55%) MVC
3 13 (29.55%) Scrum
4 12 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 12 (27.27%) Cryptography
4 12 (27.27%) IT Governance
4 12 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.45%) Information Assurance
6 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.09%) Change Management
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) Service Management
8 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.82%) CRM
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
1 13 (29.55%) PHP
1 13 (29.55%) Ruby
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) CISA
1 23 (52.27%) CISM
1 23 (52.27%) CISSP
1 23 (52.27%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (52.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (27.27%) Cyber Essentials
2 12 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 12 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (6.82%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.27%) Tableau
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago