Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 132 64
Rank change year-on-year +9 -68 +26
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 79 67 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.00% 1.73% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.91% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 108
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,175 £25,750 £26,600
90th Percentile £77,875 £53,125 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +1.97%

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 3,597 3,512 4,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.09% 90.70% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,575 2,860 3,193
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Incident Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 45 (56.96%) ITIL
2 32 (40.51%) Data Centre
3 29 (36.71%) SIEM
4 27 (34.18%) ITIL V3
4 27 (34.18%) Cisco
4 27 (34.18%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (31.65%) WAN
5 25 (31.65%) LAN
5 25 (31.65%) Fortinet
5 25 (31.65%) Network Security
6 24 (30.38%) Load Balancing
6 24 (30.38%) CCNP
7 23 (29.11%) CCDP
7 23 (29.11%) CISSP
7 23 (29.11%) Juniper
7 23 (29.11%) CheckPoint
7 23 (29.11%) Forcepoint
7 23 (29.11%) WLAN
7 23 (29.11%) VPN
7 23 (29.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 23 (29.11%) Tufin
7 23 (29.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 23 (29.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 23 (29.11%) Cyberthreat
7 23 (29.11%) Presales
7 23 (29.11%) Software Optimisation
8 20 (25.32%) Problem Management
8 20 (25.32%) Information Security
9 18 (22.78%) Service Management
9 18 (22.78%) Change Management

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 15 (18.99%) IIS
2 11 (13.92%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.06%) OpenEdge
4 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) assyst
1 6 (7.59%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) LAN
1 25 (31.65%) Network Security
1 25 (31.65%) WAN
2 23 (29.11%) VPN
2 23 (29.11%) WLAN
3 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
4 16 (20.25%) DHCP
4 16 (20.25%) DNS
5 15 (18.99%) BGP
5 15 (18.99%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (18.99%) Cisco Firepower
5 15 (18.99%) Ethernet
5 15 (18.99%) FWSM
5 15 (18.99%) MPLS
5 15 (18.99%) OSPF
5 15 (18.99%) SNMP
5 15 (18.99%) SSL
5 15 (18.99%) VLAN
5 15 (18.99%) Wireshark
6 4 (5.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Architect
1 23 (29.11%) Security Architect
1 23 (29.11%) Security Solutions Architect
1 23 (29.11%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (11.39%) Incident Manager
3 8 (10.13%) Information Architect
3 8 (10.13%) Information Security Architect
3 8 (10.13%) Major Incident Manager
4 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Compliance Officer
5 6 (7.59%) Information Officer
5 6 (7.59%) Information Security Compliance Officer
5 6 (7.59%) Information Security Officer
5 6 (7.59%) Security Compliance Officer
5 6 (7.59%) Security Officer
6 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.51%) Data Centre
2 23 (29.11%) Cyberthreat
2 23 (29.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (17.72%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.86%) Freedom of Information
6 6 (7.59%) CESG
6 6 (7.59%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.53%) CMDB
7 2 (2.53%) Fintech
7 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.27%) AS400
8 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.27%) iSeries
8 1 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
1 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) ITIL
2 29 (36.71%) SIEM
3 27 (34.18%) ITIL V3
4 24 (30.38%) Load Balancing
5 23 (29.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 23 (29.11%) Presales
5 23 (29.11%) Software Optimisation
5 23 (29.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 20 (25.32%) Information Security
6 20 (25.32%) Problem Management
7 18 (22.78%) Change Management
7 18 (22.78%) Service Management
8 16 (20.25%) Network Design
9 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
10 12 (15.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (13.92%) Configuration Management
12 10 (12.66%) Data Protection
12 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
13 8 (10.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.53%) Python
2 2 (2.53%) Ruby
3 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (30.38%) CCNP
3 23 (29.11%) CCDP
3 23 (29.11%) CISSP
4 17 (21.52%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (18.99%) CCSE
5 15 (18.99%) IISP
5 15 (18.99%) ISSAP
5 15 (18.99%) JNCIP
6 8 (10.13%) CISM
7 7 (8.86%) CISA
8 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
8 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.80%) CCNA
9 3 (3.80%) Degree
10 2 (2.53%) CCDA
10 2 (2.53%) HNC
10 2 (2.53%) HND
10 2 (2.53%) RHCE
10 2 (2.53%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) SLA
2 9 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (7.59%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (7.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 6 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (7.59%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.59%) QA
4 2 (2.53%) GDPR
5 1 (1.27%) COBIT
5 1 (1.27%) COSO
5 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.27%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.27%) XenApp
4 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) QRadar
2 2 (2.53%) Nagios
2 2 (2.53%) SmoothWall
3 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.27%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Cisco
2 25 (31.65%) Fortinet
3 23 (29.11%) CheckPoint
3 23 (29.11%) Forcepoint
3 23 (29.11%) Juniper
3 23 (29.11%) Tufin
4 17 (21.52%) IBM
5 15 (18.99%) LogRhythm
5 15 (18.99%) ServiceNow
5 15 (18.99%) Splunk
6 9 (11.39%) VMware
7 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.80%) SAP
9 2 (2.53%) Capita
9 2 (2.53%) Citrix
9 2 (2.53%) HP
9 2 (2.53%) McAfee
9 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.27%) Brocade