The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Information Assurance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Assurance
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 - 111
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Information Assurance 5 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.27% - 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.84%  

Information Assurance 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 1681 2146 1558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.46% 87.48% 85.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1601 1265
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Birmingham

Information Assurance
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Information Assurance in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Information Assurance.

1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
1 14 (100.00%) CISM
1 14 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
1 14 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (92.86%) IT Governance
2 13 (92.86%) Sentinel
2 13 (92.86%) PCI DSS
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (92.86%) Data Centre
2 13 (92.86%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
4 8 (57.14%) Security Management
4 8 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (57.14%) Information Security Management
4 8 (57.14%) CRM
4 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 8 (57.14%) ERP
4 8 (57.14%) CEH
4 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (57.14%) CISMP
4 8 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (57.14%) ISMS
4 8 (57.14%) RMADS
4 8 (57.14%) Data Protection
4 8 (57.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 8 (57.14%) Conceptual Models
4 8 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
4 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning

Information Assurance
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 13 (92.86%) Sentinel
2 8 (57.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Information Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Compliance Officer
2 5 (35.71%) Information Officer
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (35.71%) Security Compliance Officer
2 5 (35.71%) Security Officer
3 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Data Centre
2 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
3 8 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
1 14 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (92.86%) IT Governance
3 8 (57.14%) Conceptual Models
3 8 (57.14%) CRM
3 8 (57.14%) Data Protection
3 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 8 (57.14%) ERP
3 8 (57.14%) Information Security Management
3 8 (57.14%) ISMS
3 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (57.14%) Security Management
3 8 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 5 (35.71%) Cryptography
4 5 (35.71%) Data Security
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISM
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) CEH
2 8 (57.14%) CISMP
2 8 (57.14%) CRISC
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) CISA
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (92.86%) Cyber Essentials
2 13 (92.86%) PCI DSS
3 8 (57.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 8 (57.14%) GPG13
3 8 (57.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (57.14%) RMADS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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