Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Information Officer was £40,669 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Officer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 185 185 168
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Officer 4 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.12% 0.14% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 17
Birmingham median annual salary £40,669 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.43% +62.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £37,375 £62,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £51,432 £67,500 £43,600
West Midlands median annual salary £40,669 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -32.22% +50.00% +3.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,155 3,558 4,058
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 96.76% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,258 2,641 3,108
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Information Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Information Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Information Officer in Birmingham

Information Officer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Information Officer in Birmingham

Information Officer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Officer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Information Officer in Birmingham

Information Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, Information Officer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Information Officer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (50.00%) GDPR
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (25.00%) Compliance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Qualys
4 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) AlienVault
4 1 (25.00%) QRadar
4 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (25.00%) CRISC
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Information Officer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISMP
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CRISC
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (25.00%) Qualys
1 1 (25.00%) Rapid7
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com