Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Cyber Essentials PLUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyber Essentials PLUS over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cyber Essentials PLUS
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 194 208
Rank change year-on-year +22 +14 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 27 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.70% 0.077% 0.063%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.64% 0.57% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 3
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £51,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.48% +7.00% -

Cyber Essentials PLUS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 741 523 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.09% 13.42% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 401 404 526
Birmingham median annual salary £48,000 £43,000 £41,081
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% +4.67% -3.34%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.41% +3.75%

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Cyber Essentials PLUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Birmingham

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Birmingham

Cyber Essentials PLUS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cyber Essentials PLUS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Cyber Essentials PLUS 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 Cyber Essentials PLUS.

1 27 (100.00%) Information Security
1 27 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 27 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 27 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 27 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 26 (96.30%) ITIL
2 26 (96.30%) CISSP
2 26 (96.30%) CISM
3 22 (81.48%) Service Delivery
4 21 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 21 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 21 (77.78%) SIEM
5 12 (44.44%) Cryptography
5 12 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 12 (44.44%) CISA
5 12 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (37.04%) Data Security
6 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
6 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
6 10 (37.04%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (37.04%) IT Governance
6 10 (37.04%) IT Audit
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 9 (33.33%) assyst
7 9 (33.33%) Service Management
8 7 (25.93%) Change Management
8 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
8 7 (25.93%) CESG
8 7 (25.93%) QA

Cyber Essentials PLUS
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 9 (33.33%) assyst
2 7 (25.93%) Sentinel
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Compliance Manager
1 15 (55.56%) Information Manager
1 15 (55.56%) Information Security Compliance Manager
1 15 (55.56%) Information Security Manager
1 15 (55.56%) Security Compliance Manager
1 15 (55.56%) Security Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Compliance Officer
2 9 (33.33%) Information Officer
2 9 (33.33%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 9 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 9 (33.33%) Security Compliance Officer
2 9 (33.33%) Security Officer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Security Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (25.93%) CESG
3 7 (25.93%) Freedom of Information
3 7 (25.93%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (96.30%) ITIL
3 22 (81.48%) Service Delivery
4 21 (77.78%) SIEM
5 12 (44.44%) Cryptography
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 10 (37.04%) Data Security
6 10 (37.04%) IT Audit
6 10 (37.04%) IT Governance
6 10 (37.04%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
7 9 (33.33%) Service Management
8 7 (25.93%) Change Management
8 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
8 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
8 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
8 7 (25.93%) ITIL V3
8 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
8 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) CISM
1 26 (96.30%) CISSP
2 21 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 21 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 12 (44.44%) CISA
3 12 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 27 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 27 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 12 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 7 (25.93%) QA
4 1 (3.70%) GDPR