Period
to 22 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberattack in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberattack over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberattack
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 184 187
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyberattack 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -30.00% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £30,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £63,375 £43,500 £59,250
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

Cyberattack is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,700 1,557 1,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.06% 41.11% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,051 1,241
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cyberattack
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyberattack in Birmingham

Cyberattack
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Cyberattack in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cyberattack 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 Cyberattack.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (100.00%) SIEM
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) CISM
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Compliance Management
5 3 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
5 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (42.86%) assyst
5 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (42.86%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (42.86%) Network Security
5 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) OWASP
5 3 (42.86%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3

Cyberattack
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 3 (42.86%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) SIEM
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Compliance Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 3 (42.86%) OWASP
4 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
5 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) GCIA
5 1 (14.29%) GCIH
5 1 (14.29%) GIAC
5 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Novell Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) COBIT
1 3 (42.86%) GPG13
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) QRadar
2 2 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (28.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco