Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 123 91
Rank change year-on-year +37 -32 +33
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 106 68 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.03% 1.80% 3.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.04% 13.65% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 77
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,100 £36,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £63,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 813 498 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 23.20% 13.18% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 382 372 453
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £27,513 £27,025 £25,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 ISO/IEC 27001.

1 86 (81.13%) Information Security
2 64 (60.38%) CISSP
3 51 (48.11%) ITIL
3 51 (48.11%) Data Centre
4 49 (46.23%) CISM
5 47 (44.34%) Data Protection
5 47 (44.34%) GDPR
6 41 (38.68%) PCI DSS
7 39 (36.79%) SIEM
8 33 (31.13%) Risk Management
9 31 (29.25%) Management Information System
10 30 (28.30%) Service Delivery
10 30 (28.30%) Cyber Essentials
11 28 (26.42%) IT Governance
12 27 (25.47%) Firewall
13 24 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
14 23 (21.70%) Security Cleared
15 22 (20.75%) SC Cleared
15 22 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (19.81%) CEH
16 21 (19.81%) VMware
16 21 (19.81%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 20 (18.87%) Degree
17 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
18 19 (17.92%) ISMS
19 18 (16.98%) Service Management
19 18 (16.98%) Citrix
20 17 (16.04%) Project Management

ISO/IEC 27001
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 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.94%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) assyst
2 3 (2.83%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (15.09%) Office 365
3 15 (14.15%) IaaS
4 13 (12.26%) PaaS
5 7 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (2.83%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.89%) SaaS
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.94%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.47%) Firewall
2 11 (10.38%) DNS
3 8 (7.55%) Network Security
4 5 (4.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.77%) LAN
5 4 (3.77%) VPN
5 4 (3.77%) WAN
6 3 (2.83%) SAN
6 3 (2.83%) Sourcefire
6 3 (2.83%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.89%) SSL
7 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.89%) Wireless
8 1 (0.94%) DHCP
8 1 (0.94%) HTTP
8 1 (0.94%) Intranet
8 1 (0.94%) MPLS
8 1 (0.94%) OSPF
8 1 (0.94%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) MySQL
2 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (12.26%) Finance
1 13 (12.26%) Publishing
2 3 (2.83%) Legal
2 3 (2.83%) Local Government
2 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 2 (1.89%) Law
3 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Automotive
4 1 (0.94%) Games
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (39.62%) Security Manager
2 27 (25.47%) Information Manager
2 27 (25.47%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (14.15%) Architect
3 15 (14.15%) IT Manager
3 15 (14.15%) IT Security Manager
4 14 (13.21%) Compliance Manager
4 14 (13.21%) Information Security Compliance Manager
4 14 (13.21%) Security Compliance Manager
5 13 (12.26%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (9.43%) Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Security Officer
8 7 (6.60%) Information Officer
8 7 (6.60%) Operations Team Leader
8 7 (6.60%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.66%) Head of IT
9 6 (5.66%) Information Security Officer
9 6 (5.66%) Security Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Consultant
10 5 (4.72%) Information Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) COM
2 1 (0.94%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 51 (48.11%) Data Centre
2 31 (29.25%) Management Information System
3 15 (14.15%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (12.26%) CMDB
5 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.66%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.77%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.83%) CESG
8 3 (2.83%) Taxonomies
8 3 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.89%) AS400
9 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.89%) LPAR
9 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.94%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.94%) iSeries
10 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Windows
2 7 (6.60%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.66%) Linux
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.94%) CentOS
5 1 (0.94%) OS/400
5 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (81.13%) Information Security
2 51 (48.11%) ITIL
3 47 (44.34%) Data Protection
4 39 (36.79%) SIEM
5 33 (31.13%) Risk Management
6 30 (28.30%) Service Delivery
7 28 (26.42%) IT Governance
8 24 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (20.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (17.92%) ISMS
11 18 (16.98%) Service Management
12 17 (16.04%) Business Continuity
12 17 (16.04%) IT Strategy
12 17 (16.04%) ITIL V3
12 17 (16.04%) Line Management
12 17 (16.04%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (16.04%) Project Management
12 17 (16.04%) Security Management
13 15 (14.15%) Information Security Management
13 15 (14.15%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.89%) PHP
2 2 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (0.94%) C
3 1 (0.94%) C++
3 1 (0.94%) Java
3 1 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 64 (60.38%) CISSP
2 49 (46.23%) CISM
3 23 (21.70%) Security Cleared
4 22 (20.75%) SC Cleared
5 21 (19.81%) CEH
6 20 (18.87%) Degree
7 15 (14.15%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (13.21%) ISEB
9 13 (12.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (12.26%) PMI Certification
9 13 (12.26%) PMP
10 12 (11.32%) CISA
11 9 (8.49%) CRISC
12 8 (7.55%) CISMP
13 7 (6.60%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (1.89%) ISACA
15 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (1.89%) PCI QSA
15 2 (1.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (44.34%) GDPR
2 41 (38.68%) PCI DSS
3 30 (28.30%) Cyber Essentials
4 21 (19.81%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 14 (13.21%) GPG13
6 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (5.66%) ISAE 3402
8 5 (4.72%) ISO 9001
8 5 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (4.72%) SLA
9 3 (2.83%) QA
10 2 (1.89%) COBIT
11 1 (0.94%) COSO
11 1 (0.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.94%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.94%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.94%) RMADS
11 1 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) Docker
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) QRadar
2 3 (2.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.83%) Nessus
3 1 (0.94%) SCCM
3 1 (0.94%) SCOM
3 1 (0.94%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.81%) VMware
3 18 (16.98%) Citrix
4 14 (13.21%) NetApp
5 13 (12.26%) CheckPoint
5 13 (12.26%) EMC
6 10 (9.43%) Cisco
7 3 (2.83%) AlienVault
7 3 (2.83%) Forcepoint
7 3 (2.83%) Qualys
7 3 (2.83%) Rapid7
7 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) F5
8 1 (0.94%) HP
8 1 (0.94%) IBM
8 1 (0.94%) Meraki
8 1 (0.94%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (0.94%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.94%) Tripwire