Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 106 95
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 +1
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 89 87 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.54% 2.30% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.11% 9.02% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 75
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +8.97% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,625 £54,750 £52,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +19.23%

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 1,097 965 1,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.31% 25.54% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 634 693 880
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,075 £26,250 £24,349
90th Percentile £74,625 £65,000 £66,250
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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for ISEB in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 57 (64.04%) ITIL
2 55 (61.80%) Data Protection
2 55 (61.80%) GDPR
3 47 (52.81%) Service Delivery
3 47 (52.81%) Finance
4 40 (44.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 40 (44.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 37 (41.57%) ITSM
6 34 (38.20%) Data Centre
7 32 (35.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (34.83%) PRINCE2
9 28 (31.46%) SLA
10 27 (30.34%) Service Management
10 27 (30.34%) Presales
11 26 (29.21%) Contract Management
11 26 (29.21%) Performance Management
12 24 (26.97%) Security Cleared
13 23 (25.84%) SC Cleared
14 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (19.10%) Line Management
15 17 (19.10%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (19.10%) Project Management
16 16 (17.98%) ISEB Practitioner
16 16 (17.98%) Degree
16 16 (17.98%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (16.85%) Technical Architecture
17 15 (16.85%) Business Development
17 15 (16.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 15 (16.85%) Requirements Analysis
18 14 (15.73%) VMware

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:

Applications
1 40 (44.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 40 (44.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.12%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) IaaS
1 14 (15.73%) PaaS
2 12 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.24%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (10.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (10.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 9 (10.11%) Amazon S3
4 9 (10.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (10.11%) AWS CloudTrail
4 9 (10.11%) AWS CodePipeline
4 9 (10.11%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (10.11%) CloudFront
4 9 (10.11%) IBM Cloud
4 9 (10.11%) SaaS
4 9 (10.11%) Serverless
4 9 (10.11%) SoftLayer
5 2 (2.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.61%) Firewall
2 2 (2.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Selenium
2 3 (3.37%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (52.81%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Law
3 13 (14.61%) Publishing
4 5 (5.62%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Delivery Manager
2 17 (19.10%) Service Manager
2 17 (19.10%) Services Delivery Manager
3 15 (16.85%) Architect
4 14 (15.73%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (15.73%) Transition Manager
5 12 (13.48%) Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Lead DevOps
6 9 (10.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.25%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Senior Solutions Analyst
8 2 (2.25%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (2.25%) Test Assurance Manager
9 1 (1.12%) Head of Security
9 1 (1.12%) Manual Test Analyst
9 1 (1.12%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) Node.js
1 9 (10.11%) SAML
1 9 (10.11%) Web Services
2 5 (5.62%) Middleware
3 3 (3.37%) .NET
4 2 (2.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (38.20%) Data Centre
2 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (14.61%) CMDB
3 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
3 13 (14.61%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.04%) ITIL
2 55 (61.80%) Data Protection
3 47 (52.81%) Service Delivery
4 37 (41.57%) ITSM
5 32 (35.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (34.83%) PRINCE2
7 27 (30.34%) Presales
7 27 (30.34%) Service Management
8 26 (29.21%) Contract Management
8 26 (29.21%) Performance Management
9 17 (19.10%) Line Management
9 17 (19.10%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (19.10%) Project Management
10 16 (17.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (16.85%) Business Development
11 15 (16.85%) Requirements Analysis
11 15 (16.85%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (15.73%) Information Security
12 14 (15.73%) TOGAF
12 14 (15.73%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) Python
2 3 (3.37%) C#
3 1 (1.12%) C
3 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (26.97%) Security Cleared
2 23 (25.84%) SC Cleared
3 16 (17.98%) Degree
3 16 (17.98%) ISEB Practitioner
4 15 (16.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 14 (15.73%) CISSP
5 14 (15.73%) ISTQB
5 14 (15.73%) PMI Certification
6 13 (14.61%) CEH
6 13 (14.61%) CompTIA Security+
6 13 (14.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (14.61%) PMP
7 6 (6.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.12%) CISM
9 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (61.80%) GDPR
2 28 (31.46%) SLA
3 14 (15.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (14.61%) GPG13
5 2 (2.25%) QA
6 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.11%) Docker
3 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) Ansible
1 9 (10.11%) Kubernetes
1 9 (10.11%) Mesos
1 9 (10.11%) rkt
1 9 (10.11%) Single Sign-On
1 9 (10.11%) Terraform
2 2 (2.25%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Citrix
1 14 (15.73%) EMC
1 14 (15.73%) NetApp
1 14 (15.73%) VMware
2 13 (14.61%) CheckPoint
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.36%) Remedy
4 9 (10.11%) IBM
5 4 (4.49%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.37%) Cadence
7 2 (2.25%) Google
7 2 (2.25%) HP
8 1 (1.12%) BMC