Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for GPG13 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPG13 over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 198 202
Rank change year-on-year +25 +4 -
Permanent jobs citing GPG13 20 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.53% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.68% 0.98% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Birmingham median annual salary £72,500 - £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £72,500 - £55,000

GPG13 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 746 512 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.72% 13.15% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 387 387 523
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £24,349
90th Percentile £63,850 £65,000 £77,000
West Midlands median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.41% +2.41% +3.75%

GPG13
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing GPG13 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for GPG13 in Birmingham

GPG13
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPG13 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for GPG13 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing GPG13 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 GPG13.

1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
1 20 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (100.00%) CEH
1 20 (100.00%) SIEM
1 20 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 19 (95.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (95.00%) Line Management
2 19 (95.00%) Data Centre
2 19 (95.00%) IT Strategy
2 19 (95.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (95.00%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (95.00%) Due Diligence
2 19 (95.00%) Gantt Chart
2 19 (95.00%) Presales
2 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (95.00%) Customer Engagement
2 19 (95.00%) PaaS
2 19 (95.00%) IT Governance
2 19 (95.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 19 (95.00%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL V3
2 19 (95.00%) IaaS
2 19 (95.00%) Technical Architecture
2 19 (95.00%) Business Development
2 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 19 (95.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (95.00%) CMDB
2 19 (95.00%) Zachman Framework

GPG13
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 19 (95.00%) IaaS
1 19 (95.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
General
1 19 (95.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Architect
2 19 (95.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (35.00%) Security Architect
4 6 (30.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) CMDB
1 19 (95.00%) Computer Science
1 19 (95.00%) Data Centre
1 19 (95.00%) Management Information System
1 19 (95.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
1 20 (100.00%) SIEM
2 19 (95.00%) Business Development
2 19 (95.00%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (95.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (95.00%) Customer Engagement
2 19 (95.00%) Due Diligence
2 19 (95.00%) Gantt Chart
2 19 (95.00%) IT Governance
2 19 (95.00%) IT Strategy
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL V3
2 19 (95.00%) Line Management
2 19 (95.00%) Presales
2 19 (95.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (95.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (95.00%) Technical Architecture
2 19 (95.00%) TOGAF
2 19 (95.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CEH
1 20 (100.00%) CISSP
1 20 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 19 (95.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 19 (95.00%) ISEB
2 19 (95.00%) PMI Certification
2 19 (95.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) CCDP
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CISA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CISMP
3 1 (5.00%) ISACA
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) RHCA
3 1 (5.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (40.00%) GDPR
3 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix
1 19 (95.00%) EMC
1 19 (95.00%) NetApp
1 19 (95.00%) VMware