Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Incident Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Incident Management over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 80 116
Rank change year-on-year -25 +36 -62
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 89 154 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.36% 3.34% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 3.71% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57 97 61
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -27.27%
10th Percentile £20,800 £28,950 £19,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.59% -18.89%

Incident Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3404 4147 3294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.08% 89.92% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2629 3053 2768
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,765 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.23% +0.62% -3.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Birmingham

Incident Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Incident Management in Birmingham

Incident Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Incident Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management.

1 44 (49.44%) ITIL
2 32 (35.96%) Service Delivery
3 28 (31.46%) SLA
4 27 (30.34%) Problem Management
5 25 (28.09%) SQL
6 24 (26.97%) Windows
7 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
8 22 (24.72%) Finance
8 22 (24.72%) VMware
9 21 (23.60%) Service Management
10 19 (21.35%) ServiceNow
11 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (17.98%) Management Information System
12 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (17.98%) Statistics
13 15 (16.85%) Process Improvement
14 14 (15.73%) Change Management
14 14 (15.73%) Information Security
14 14 (15.73%) SIEM
14 14 (15.73%) ITIL V3
14 14 (15.73%) Data Centre
14 14 (15.73%) Customer Requirements
15 13 (14.61%) Service Design
15 13 (14.61%) Trend Analysis
15 13 (14.61%) Performance Management
15 13 (14.61%) Linux
15 13 (14.61%) Unix
16 12 (13.48%) CISSP
16 12 (13.48%) Cadence
16 12 (13.48%) Financial Modelling

Incident Management
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 10 (11.24%) Skype for Business
2 7 (7.87%) IIS
3 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.62%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.49%) SAS
5 2 (2.25%) Apache
5 2 (2.25%) JBoss
5 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) assyst
2 4 (4.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Network Security
2 6 (6.74%) DHCP
2 6 (6.74%) DNS
2 6 (6.74%) Firewall
3 5 (5.62%) LAN
3 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.62%) VPN
3 5 (5.62%) WAN
4 4 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.37%) BGP
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.37%) FWSM
5 3 (3.37%) MPLS
5 3 (3.37%) OSPF
5 3 (3.37%) SNMP
5 3 (3.37%) SSL
5 3 (3.37%) VLAN
5 3 (3.37%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (24.72%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (16.85%) Architect
2 12 (13.48%) Technical Architect
3 10 (11.24%) Incident Manager
4 9 (10.11%) Technical Leader
5 8 (8.99%) Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.49%) Cognos Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Developer
8 4 (4.49%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Security Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Head of Client Services
9 3 (3.37%) ITIL Incident Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Security Operations Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Security Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) COM
1 3 (3.37%) Middleware
2 2 (2.25%) Java EE
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Management Information System
2 14 (15.73%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.11%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (7.87%) CMDB
5 5 (5.62%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.62%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (3.37%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Linux
2 13 (14.61%) Unix
3 11 (12.36%) Windows Server
3 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.62%) Android
4 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.25%) Kali Linux
6 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (49.44%) ITIL
2 32 (35.96%) Service Delivery
3 27 (30.34%) Problem Management
4 21 (23.60%) Service Management
5 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (17.98%) Statistics
7 15 (16.85%) Process Improvement
8 14 (15.73%) Change Management
8 14 (15.73%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (15.73%) Information Security
8 14 (15.73%) ITIL V3
8 14 (15.73%) SIEM
9 13 (14.61%) Performance Management
9 13 (14.61%) Service Design
9 13 (14.61%) Trend Analysis
10 12 (13.48%) Contract Management
10 12 (13.48%) Critical Success Factor
10 12 (13.48%) Escalation Management
10 12 (13.48%) Financial Modelling
10 12 (13.48%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) Java
3 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.49%) C
5 3 (3.37%) C#
5 3 (3.37%) C++
5 3 (3.37%) PHP
5 3 (3.37%) VB
6 2 (2.25%) Perl
6 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) CISSP
2 10 (11.24%) Degree
3 8 (8.99%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.87%) CISM
4 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.62%) IISP
5 5 (5.62%) MOS
5 5 (5.62%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.49%) Master's Degree
7 3 (3.37%) CCDP
7 3 (3.37%) CCNP
7 3 (3.37%) CCSE
7 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.37%) ISSAP
7 3 (3.37%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.25%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.12%) Novell Certification
9 1 (1.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (31.46%) SLA
2 5 (5.62%) GPG13
3 3 (3.37%) COBIT
3 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.24%) VMware Workstation
3 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) QRadar
2 7 (7.87%) SCCM
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.72%) VMware
3 19 (21.35%) ServiceNow
4 12 (13.48%) Cadence
5 10 (11.24%) 3PAR
5 10 (11.24%) EMC
5 10 (11.24%) NetApp
6 8 (8.99%) IBM
7 4 (4.49%) Cisco
7 4 (4.49%) Cognos
8 3 (3.37%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.37%) Forcepoint
8 3 (3.37%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.37%) Juniper
8 3 (3.37%) LogRhythm
8 3 (3.37%) Splunk
8 3 (3.37%) Tufin
9 2 (2.25%) Dell
9 2 (2.25%) HP
9 2 (2.25%) Oracle