Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ISEB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 84 86
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 97 121 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.51% 3.09% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.65% 11.99% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 100 60
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +4.58% +9.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,350
90th Percentile £68,000 £52,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%

ISEB 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 1,268 1,009 1,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.76% 25.76% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 698 753 921
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -6.59%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,500 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

ISEB
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for ISEB in Birmingham

ISEB
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for ISEB in Birmingham

ISEB
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISEB in Birmingham over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing ISEB 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 ISEB.

1 66 (68.04%) ITIL
2 57 (58.76%) Data Centre
3 47 (48.45%) PRINCE2
4 43 (44.33%) Service Management
4 43 (44.33%) Presales
5 40 (41.24%) Service Delivery
6 30 (30.93%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (29.90%) Finance
7 29 (29.90%) Degree
7 29 (29.90%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (27.84%) Project Management
9 26 (26.80%) Line Management
10 25 (25.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (24.74%) IaaS
11 24 (24.74%) PaaS
11 24 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (24.74%) PMI Certification
11 24 (24.74%) NetApp
11 24 (24.74%) EMC
11 24 (24.74%) Citrix
11 24 (24.74%) Technical Architecture
11 24 (24.74%) Business Development
11 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
11 24 (24.74%) Zachman Framework
11 24 (24.74%) TOGAF
11 24 (24.74%) VMware
11 24 (24.74%) Self-Motivation
12 23 (23.71%) Due Diligence
12 23 (23.71%) GDPR
12 23 (23.71%) Computer Science Degree

ISEB
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 3 (3.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (19.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (24.74%) IaaS
1 24 (24.74%) PaaS
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.09%) BrowserStack
4 3 (3.09%) GitHub
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.06%) Office 365
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (1.03%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.03%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) SaaS
6 1 (1.03%) Serverless
6 1 (1.03%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.62%) Firewall
2 4 (4.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.09%) MySQL
2 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.06%) Big Data
3 2 (2.06%) Power BI
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Selenium
2 9 (9.28%) SpecFlow
3 6 (6.19%) WebDriver
4 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.09%) Appium
5 3 (3.09%) JIRA
5 3 (3.09%) Maven
5 3 (3.09%) Robot Framework
5 3 (3.09%) Robotium
5 3 (3.09%) TestNG
5 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.03%) WATIR
General
1 29 (29.90%) Finance
2 23 (23.71%) Publishing
3 20 (20.62%) Law
4 5 (5.15%) Banking
5 4 (4.12%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.03%) Legal
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Architect
2 21 (21.65%) Analyst
2 21 (21.65%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (20.62%) Transition Manager
4 18 (18.56%) Test Analyst
5 16 (16.49%) Delivery Manager
5 16 (16.49%) Service Manager
5 16 (16.49%) Services Delivery Manager
6 9 (9.28%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 9 (9.28%) Technical Manager
6 9 (9.28%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
6 9 (9.28%) Technical Services Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Security Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Security Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.34%) .NET
2 4 (4.12%) Flash
3 1 (1.03%) Middleware
3 1 (1.03%) Node.js
3 1 (1.03%) SAML
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (58.76%) Data Centre
2 29 (29.90%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
3 24 (24.74%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (23.71%) CMDB
5 20 (20.62%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.09%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.09%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.06%) Fintech
8 1 (1.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (68.04%) ITIL
2 47 (48.45%) PRINCE2
3 43 (44.33%) Presales
3 43 (44.33%) Service Management
4 40 (41.24%) Service Delivery
5 30 (30.93%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (27.84%) Project Management
7 26 (26.80%) Line Management
8 25 (25.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (24.74%) Business Development
9 24 (24.74%) Technical Architecture
9 24 (24.74%) TOGAF
9 24 (24.74%) Zachman Framework
10 23 (23.71%) Capacity Planning
10 23 (23.71%) Data Protection
10 23 (23.71%) IT Governance
10 23 (23.71%) ITIL V3
10 23 (23.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 23 (23.71%) Software Engineering
10 23 (23.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) C#
2 7 (7.22%) SQL
3 4 (4.12%) Java
4 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (29.90%) Degree
2 24 (24.74%) PMI Certification
3 23 (23.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (23.71%) PMP
4 22 (22.68%) ISEB Practitioner
5 21 (21.65%) CISSP
5 21 (21.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (20.62%) CEH
6 20 (20.62%) CompTIA Security+
7 17 (17.53%) ISTQB
8 7 (7.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.09%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.03%) CISM
12 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.71%) GDPR
2 21 (21.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (20.62%) GPG13
4 16 (16.49%) SLA
5 10 (10.31%) QA
System Software
1 24 (24.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) HP ALM
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.03%) Ansible
2 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.03%) Mesos
2 1 (1.03%) rkt
2 1 (1.03%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (24.74%) Citrix
1 24 (24.74%) EMC
1 24 (24.74%) NetApp
1 24 (24.74%) VMware
2 20 (20.62%) CheckPoint
3 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.19%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.12%) Cadence
5 4 (4.12%) IBM
6 3 (3.09%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.09%) Dell
6 3 (3.09%) Remedy
6 3 (3.09%) Veritas
7 2 (2.06%) Google
7 2 (2.06%) HP
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle
7 2 (2.06%) Tableau
8 1 (1.03%) BMC