Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 117 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 -50 +32
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 100 80 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.73% 2.10% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 2.27% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 53 54 118
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,100 £29,250
90th Percentile £79,750 £57,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -6.25%

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 3,310 3,520 4,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.46% 92.29% 90.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,358 2,787 3,213
Birmingham median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Incident Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Incident Management 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 Incident Management.

1 52 (52.00%) ITIL
2 38 (38.00%) SLA
3 31 (31.00%) ITIL Certification
4 30 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 28 (28.00%) Change Management
6 24 (24.00%) Service Management
6 24 (24.00%) Problem Management
7 23 (23.00%) Service Delivery
8 22 (22.00%) Management Information System
9 21 (21.00%) SIEM
9 21 (21.00%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 20 (20.00%) ServiceNow
11 19 (19.00%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (18.00%) Information Security
13 17 (17.00%) VMware
13 17 (17.00%) Load Balancing
13 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (16.00%) Network Security
14 16 (16.00%) Fortinet
14 16 (16.00%) Cisco
14 16 (16.00%) LAN
14 16 (16.00%) WAN
15 15 (15.00%) Finance
16 14 (14.00%) VPN
16 14 (14.00%) WLAN
16 14 (14.00%) CCDP
16 14 (14.00%) CCNP
16 14 (14.00%) CheckPoint
16 14 (14.00%) CISSP

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 12 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.00%) CMS
3 6 (6.00%) IIS
4 4 (4.00%) OpenEdge
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) assyst
1 7 (7.00%) Sentinel
2 2 (2.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) LAN
1 16 (16.00%) Network Security
1 16 (16.00%) WAN
2 14 (14.00%) VPN
2 14 (14.00%) WLAN
3 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.00%) BGP
4 6 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 6 (6.00%) DHCP
4 6 (6.00%) DNS
4 6 (6.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (6.00%) FWSM
4 6 (6.00%) MPLS
4 6 (6.00%) OSPF
4 6 (6.00%) SNMP
4 6 (6.00%) SSL
4 6 (6.00%) VLAN
4 6 (6.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.00%) Big Data
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Legal
3 4 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.00%) Billing
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (17.00%) Architect
2 14 (14.00%) Security Architect
2 14 (14.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 14 (14.00%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (11.00%) Incident Manager
3 11 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Service Manager
4 10 (10.00%) Major Incident Manager
5 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) IT Manager
6 8 (8.00%) Information Architect
6 8 (8.00%) Information Security Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Compliance Officer
7 7 (7.00%) Information Officer
7 7 (7.00%) Information Security Compliance Officer
7 7 (7.00%) Information Security Officer
7 7 (7.00%) IT Services Manager
7 7 (7.00%) Security Compliance Officer
7 7 (7.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (3.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.00%) JSON
2 3 (3.00%) Kafka
2 3 (3.00%) Middleware
2 3 (3.00%) REST
2 3 (3.00%) SOAP
2 3 (3.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 22 (22.00%) Management Information System
3 14 (14.00%) Cyberthreat
3 14 (14.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.00%) CESG
5 7 (7.00%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (7.00%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.00%) CMDB
7 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.00%) Fintech
8 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.00%) PKI
8 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.00%) Unix
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) ITIL
2 28 (28.00%) Change Management
3 24 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 24 (24.00%) Service Management
4 23 (23.00%) Service Delivery
5 21 (21.00%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (21.00%) SIEM
6 20 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 18 (18.00%) Information Security
8 17 (17.00%) Load Balancing
9 14 (14.00%) Configuration Management
9 14 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (14.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 14 (14.00%) Presales
9 14 (14.00%) Software Optimisation
9 14 (14.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (13.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (12.00%) Critical Success Factor
12 11 (11.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.00%) Python
2 2 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (31.00%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (19.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (14.00%) CCDP
3 14 (14.00%) CCNP
3 14 (14.00%) CISSP
4 10 (10.00%) Degree
5 9 (9.00%) HNC
5 9 (9.00%) HND
6 8 (8.00%) CISA
6 8 (8.00%) CISM
7 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.00%) CCSE
8 6 (6.00%) IISP
8 6 (6.00%) ISSAP
8 6 (6.00%) JNCIP
9 5 (5.00%) CCNA
10 3 (3.00%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (38.00%) SLA
2 8 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (7.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (7.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 7 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 7 (7.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.00%) QA
4 4 (4.00%) GDPR
5 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 17 (17.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) QRadar
2 2 (2.00%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.00%) Nagios
2 2 (2.00%) SmoothWall
3 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 17 (17.00%) VMware
3 16 (16.00%) Cisco
3 16 (16.00%) Fortinet
4 14 (14.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (14.00%) Tufin
5 11 (11.00%) Forcepoint
5 11 (11.00%) Juniper
6 7 (7.00%) IBM
7 6 (6.00%) LogRhythm
7 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.00%) Splunk
8 5 (5.00%) Avaya
8 5 (5.00%) SAP
9 3 (3.00%) Cadence
9 3 (3.00%) HP
9 3 (3.00%) Oracle
9 3 (3.00%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.00%) Dell
10 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds