Period
to 23 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cyberthreat in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cyberthreat over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cyberthreat
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 164 184
Rank change year-on-year -3 +20 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cyberthreat 5 37 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.17% 0.99% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 2.31% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 1
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +50.00% -18.18%
10th Percentile £43,250 £38,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £78,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +29.41% -5.56%

Cyberthreat 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 1,310 1,605 1,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.77% 43.02% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 926 973 987
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,375 £68,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Cyberthreat
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Cyberthreat in Birmingham

Cyberthreat
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Cyberthreat in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT jobs citing Cyberthreat 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 Cyberthreat.

1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (60.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) SSCP
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cyberattack
5 1 (20.00%) NetWitness
5 1 (20.00%) QRadar

Cyberthreat
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (60.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (40.00%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (20.00%) SANS
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) NetWitness
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk