Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for IISP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 211 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +197
Permanent jobs citing IISP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.052% 0.021% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.071% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Birmingham median annual salary £87,500 - -
West Midlands median annual salary £87,500 - £63,299

IISP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1004 1407 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 26.06% 29.71% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 733 916 952
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £71,125
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

IISP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for IISP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing IISP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for IISP.

1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) GPG13
2 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Software Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Tufin

IISP
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FWSM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) ISSAP
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Tufin
1 1 (50.00%) VMware