Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for IT Audit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Audit over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Auditing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 182 177
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 +6
Permanent jobs citing IT Audit 16 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 0.31% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.33% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 27
Birmingham median annual salary £65,000 £48,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.02% -19.17% +41.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £43,075 £34,900
90th Percentile £95,000 £60,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.56% +12.50% -4.76%

IT Audit is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,533 3,603 4,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.10% 91.80% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,516 2,915 3,114
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,605
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

IT Audit
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing IT Audit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for IT Audit in Birmingham

IT Audit
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for IT Audit in Birmingham

IT Audit
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Audit in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Audit in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing IT Audit also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for IT Audit.

1 15 (93.75%) CISA
2 14 (87.50%) Information Security
3 10 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (62.50%) Cryptography
3 10 (62.50%) IT Governance
3 10 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (62.50%) CISM
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) CISSP
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (62.50%) Data Security
3 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 10 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 10 (62.50%) PCI DSS
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 10 (62.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (62.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
4 7 (43.75%) SIEM
4 7 (43.75%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
4 7 (43.75%) assyst
4 7 (43.75%) Incident Management

IT Audit
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 7 (43.75%) assyst
1 7 (43.75%) Sentinel
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Compliance Officer
1 7 (43.75%) Information Officer
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security Compliance Officer
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security Officer
1 7 (43.75%) Security Compliance Officer
1 7 (43.75%) Security Officer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Audit Manager
3 4 (25.00%) IT Audit Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Information Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Compliance Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technology Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) CESG
2 7 (43.75%) Freedom of Information
2 7 (43.75%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 10 (62.50%) Cryptography
2 10 (62.50%) Data Security
2 10 (62.50%) IT Governance
2 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
3 7 (43.75%) Data Protection
3 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
3 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
3 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) Service Management
3 7 (43.75%) SIEM
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CISA
2 10 (62.50%) CISM
2 10 (62.50%) CISSP
2 10 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 10 (62.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 10 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 10 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (43.75%) QA
3 2 (12.50%) GDPR