Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 198 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 - +191
Permanent jobs citing IISP 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 0.049% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.61% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Birmingham median annual salary £86,250 - -
West Midlands median annual salary £86,250 - £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 930 1,121 1,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.51% 27.24% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 589 746 819
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,050 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing IISP 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 IISP.

1 15 (100.00%) IIS
1 15 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 15 (100.00%) SIEM
2 13 (86.67%) FWSM
2 13 (86.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (86.67%) Network Security
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (86.67%) Tufin
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL V3
2 13 (86.67%) Splunk
2 13 (86.67%) LogRhythm
2 13 (86.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 13 (86.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (86.67%) Data Centre
2 13 (86.67%) Cyberthreat
2 13 (86.67%) Presales
2 13 (86.67%) Software Optimisation
2 13 (86.67%) QRadar
2 13 (86.67%) VLAN
2 13 (86.67%) Fortinet
2 13 (86.67%) ISSAP
2 13 (86.67%) JNCIP
2 13 (86.67%) Wireshark
2 13 (86.67%) Load Balancing
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 13 (86.67%) CCSE
2 13 (86.67%) Network Design
2 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 13 (86.67%) LAN
2 13 (86.67%) WLAN

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 15 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) BGP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (86.67%) DHCP
1 13 (86.67%) DNS
1 13 (86.67%) Ethernet
1 13 (86.67%) FWSM
1 13 (86.67%) LAN
1 13 (86.67%) MPLS
1 13 (86.67%) Network Security
1 13 (86.67%) OSPF
1 13 (86.67%) SNMP
1 13 (86.67%) SSL
1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
1 13 (86.67%) VLAN
1 13 (86.67%) VPN
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
1 13 (86.67%) Wireshark
1 13 (86.67%) WLAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Architect
1 13 (86.67%) Security Architect
1 13 (86.67%) Security Solutions Architect
1 13 (86.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Head of IT
2 2 (13.33%) Head of IT Security
2 2 (13.33%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Cyberthreat
1 13 (86.67%) Data Centre
1 13 (86.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 15 (100.00%) SIEM
2 13 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL V3
2 13 (86.67%) Load Balancing
2 13 (86.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 13 (86.67%) Network Design
2 13 (86.67%) Presales
2 13 (86.67%) Software Optimisation
2 13 (86.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) OWASP
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCDP
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) CCSE
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (86.67%) CISSP
1 13 (86.67%) ISSAP
1 13 (86.67%) JNCIP
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) CheckPoint
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
1 13 (86.67%) Forcepoint
1 13 (86.67%) Fortinet
1 13 (86.67%) IBM
1 13 (86.67%) Juniper
1 13 (86.67%) LogRhythm
1 13 (86.67%) Splunk
1 13 (86.67%) Tufin
2 2 (13.33%) VMware