Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 106 93
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 95 94 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.59% 2.47% 2.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.98% 9.63% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 72 71
Birmingham median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% +8.97% +30.00%
10th Percentile £28,625 £32,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,125 £54,650 £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 1,190 976 1,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.41% 25.62% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 697 719 957
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% -

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 67 (70.53%) ITIL
2 50 (52.63%) Data Centre
3 45 (47.37%) GDPR
3 45 (47.37%) Data Protection
4 43 (45.26%) PRINCE2
5 42 (44.21%) Service Delivery
6 39 (41.05%) Service Management
6 39 (41.05%) Presales
7 30 (31.58%) Finance
7 30 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
7 30 (31.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 26 (27.37%) ITSM
9 25 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (25.26%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (25.26%) Project Management
10 24 (25.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (24.21%) ISEB Practitioner
12 22 (23.16%) Degree
12 22 (23.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 21 (22.11%) Transition Management
13 21 (22.11%) Line Management
13 21 (22.11%) Law
13 21 (22.11%) SLA
14 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
14 20 (21.05%) Business Development
14 20 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (20.00%) IaaS
15 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (20.00%) PaaS

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 (3.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 30 (31.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) IaaS
1 19 (20.00%) PaaS
2 8 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 5 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (5.26%) AWS CloudTrail
4 5 (5.26%) AWS CodePipeline
4 5 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (5.26%) CloudFront
4 5 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (5.26%) SaaS
4 5 (5.26%) Serverless
4 5 (5.26%) SoftLayer
5 3 (3.16%) BrowserStack
5 3 (3.16%) GitHub
6 2 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.95%) Firewall
2 2 (2.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (3.16%) MySQL
2 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Selenium
2 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.21%) JIRA
3 4 (4.21%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.16%) Appium
4 3 (3.16%) Maven
4 3 (3.16%) Robot Framework
4 3 (3.16%) Robotium
4 3 (3.16%) SpecFlow
4 3 (3.16%) TestNG
4 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.05%) Bugzilla
General
1 30 (31.58%) Finance
2 21 (22.11%) Law
3 18 (18.95%) Publishing
4 5 (5.26%) Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (22.11%) Delivery Manager
1 21 (22.11%) Transition Manager
2 19 (20.00%) Architect
2 19 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (18.95%) Service Manager
3 18 (18.95%) Services Delivery Manager
4 16 (16.84%) Analyst
5 13 (13.68%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) Security Architect
6 6 (6.32%) Security Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (5.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Technical Services Manager
8 3 (3.16%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Test Development Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) Node.js
1 5 (5.26%) SAML
1 5 (5.26%) Web Services
2 3 (3.16%) .NET
2 3 (3.16%) Middleware
3 2 (2.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 50 (52.63%) Data Centre
2 25 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (18.95%) CMDB
4 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
4 18 (18.95%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.16%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (70.53%) ITIL
2 45 (47.37%) Data Protection
3 43 (45.26%) PRINCE2
4 42 (44.21%) Service Delivery
5 39 (41.05%) Presales
5 39 (41.05%) Service Management
6 26 (27.37%) ITSM
7 24 (25.26%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (25.26%) Project Management
7 24 (25.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (22.11%) Line Management
8 21 (22.11%) Transition Management
9 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.05%) Business Development
9 20 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
10 19 (20.00%) Information Security
10 19 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 19 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.32%) C#
2 5 (5.26%) Python
3 4 (4.21%) SQL
4 3 (3.16%) Java
4 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) ISEB Practitioner
2 22 (23.16%) Degree
2 22 (23.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 19 (20.00%) CISSP
3 19 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 18 (18.95%) CEH
4 18 (18.95%) CompTIA Security+
4 18 (18.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (18.95%) PMP
5 17 (17.89%) ISTQB
6 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
7 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
8 8 (8.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.05%) CISM
10 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (47.37%) GDPR
2 21 (22.11%) SLA
3 19 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (18.95%) GPG13
5 5 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.26%) Docker
3 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Ansible
1 5 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 5 (5.26%) Mesos
1 5 (5.26%) rkt
1 5 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
1 5 (5.26%) Terraform
2 2 (2.11%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.11%) SCCM
3 1 (1.05%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Citrix
1 19 (20.00%) EMC
1 19 (20.00%) NetApp
1 19 (20.00%) VMware
2 18 (18.95%) CheckPoint
3 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.42%) ServiceNow
5 7 (7.37%) Remedy
6 5 (5.26%) IBM
7 3 (3.16%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.11%) Cadence
8 2 (2.11%) Google
8 2 (2.11%) HP
9 1 (1.05%) BMC