Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 140 80
Rank change year-on-year +73 -60 +52
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 140 58 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.85% 1.53% 3.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.82% 11.72% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 101 43 102
Birmingham median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.42% -13.64% +25.07%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 744 495 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.44% 13.02% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 376 368 515
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.87% -2.75%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £23,540
90th Percentile £64,000 £66,075 £77,500
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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 98 (70.00%) Information Security
2 87 (62.14%) ITIL
3 80 (57.14%) CISSP
4 74 (52.86%) Data Centre
5 56 (40.00%) CISM
6 53 (37.86%) Firewall
7 52 (37.14%) SIEM
8 47 (33.57%) Service Delivery
9 46 (32.86%) PCI DSS
10 45 (32.14%) Management Information System
11 44 (31.43%) Data Protection
12 42 (30.00%) IT Governance
13 41 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 41 (29.29%) VMware
13 41 (29.29%) GDPR
14 38 (27.14%) Cyber Essentials
14 38 (27.14%) Risk Management
15 32 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
15 32 (22.86%) Project Management
15 32 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (22.14%) ITIL V3
17 29 (20.71%) Microsoft
17 29 (20.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 29 (20.71%) IT Strategy
18 28 (20.00%) PRINCE2
18 28 (20.00%) Finance
18 28 (20.00%) Service Management
19 27 (19.29%) Business Continuity
19 27 (19.29%) Presales
20 26 (18.57%) Line 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 19 (13.57%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.29%) CMS
3 6 (4.29%) IIS
4 1 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.43%) assyst
2 7 (5.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (14.29%) IaaS
3 18 (12.86%) PaaS
4 15 (10.71%) Office 365
5 13 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.43%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.43%) SaaS
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.71%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 53 (37.86%) Firewall
2 22 (15.71%) LAN
2 22 (15.71%) WAN
3 17 (12.14%) SSL
4 13 (9.29%) VPN
5 12 (8.57%) SAN
6 11 (7.86%) DNS
6 11 (7.86%) Wireless
7 10 (7.14%) Cisco Firepower
7 10 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
7 10 (7.14%) IPsec
7 10 (7.14%) MPLS
7 10 (7.14%) OSPF
7 10 (7.14%) TACACS
7 10 (7.14%) VLAN
7 10 (7.14%) VoIP
8 8 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (5.71%) TCP/IP
9 7 (5.00%) Network Security
10 5 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.71%) MySQL
3 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (12.86%) Publishing
3 9 (6.43%) Legal
4 6 (4.29%) Banking
4 6 (4.29%) Law
4 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.86%) Retail
6 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (32.14%) Security Manager
2 28 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 28 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 20 (14.29%) Architect
4 19 (13.57%) Analyst
5 18 (12.86%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (12.14%) Compliance Manager
6 17 (12.14%) Information Security Compliance Manager
6 17 (12.14%) Security Compliance Manager
7 16 (11.43%) IT Manager
7 16 (11.43%) IT Security Manager
8 13 (9.29%) Consultant
8 13 (9.29%) Security Officer
9 11 (7.86%) Information Officer
9 11 (7.86%) Information Security Officer
10 10 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
10 10 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 10 (7.14%) Network Consultant
10 10 (7.14%) Support Analyst
11 9 (6.43%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.29%) .NET
1 6 (4.29%) .NET Framework
1 6 (4.29%) ASP.NET
1 6 (4.29%) CSS
1 6 (4.29%) Entity Framework
1 6 (4.29%) jQuery
1 6 (4.29%) JSON
1 6 (4.29%) LINQ
1 6 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (4.29%) WCF
1 6 (4.29%) Web Services
2 4 (2.86%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 74 (52.86%) Data Centre
2 45 (32.14%) Management Information System
3 21 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (12.86%) CMDB
4 18 (12.86%) Computer Science
5 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (7.14%) Driving Licence
7 8 (5.71%) CESG
7 8 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (5.71%) Freedom of Information
8 7 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (2.14%) Taxonomies
11 2 (1.43%) AS400
11 2 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (1.43%) LPAR
11 2 (1.43%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.71%) BYOD
12 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.71%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.29%) Windows
2 15 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.00%) Linux
5 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.71%) OS/400
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (70.00%) Information Security
2 87 (62.14%) ITIL
3 52 (37.14%) SIEM
4 47 (33.57%) Service Delivery
5 44 (31.43%) Data Protection
6 42 (30.00%) IT Governance
7 38 (27.14%) Risk Management
8 32 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 32 (22.86%) Project Management
9 31 (22.14%) ITIL V3
10 29 (20.71%) IT Strategy
11 28 (20.00%) PRINCE2
11 28 (20.00%) Service Management
12 27 (19.29%) Business Continuity
12 27 (19.29%) Presales
13 26 (18.57%) Line Management
14 20 (14.29%) Business Development
15 18 (12.86%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (12.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.29%) C#
1 6 (4.29%) JavaScript
1 6 (4.29%) VB
1 6 (4.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (1.43%) PHP
2 2 (1.43%) Python
3 1 (0.71%) C
3 1 (0.71%) C++
3 1 (0.71%) Java
3 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 80 (57.14%) CISSP
2 56 (40.00%) CISM
3 25 (17.86%) Degree
3 25 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 25 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 24 (17.14%) CEH
5 23 (16.43%) CompTIA Security+
6 22 (15.71%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (13.57%) CISA
7 19 (13.57%) ISEB
8 18 (12.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (12.86%) PMI Certification
8 18 (12.86%) PMP
9 16 (11.43%) CCNP
10 13 (9.29%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (7.86%) CCSP
12 6 (4.29%) JNCIS
13 5 (3.57%) CCNA
14 4 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 4 (2.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (32.86%) PCI DSS
2 41 (29.29%) GDPR
3 38 (27.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 29 (20.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 19 (13.57%) GPG13
6 14 (10.00%) COBIT
7 13 (9.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 9 (6.43%) ISO 9001
9 7 (5.00%) QA
10 5 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (2.14%) SLA
12 1 (0.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.71%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.71%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.71%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.71%) RMADS
System Software
1 41 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.71%) Docker
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) QRadar
2 10 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (1.43%) Nessus
4 1 (0.71%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) SCOM
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (29.29%) VMware
2 29 (20.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (15.00%) Cisco
4 20 (14.29%) Citrix
5 19 (13.57%) NetApp
6 18 (12.86%) CheckPoint
6 18 (12.86%) EMC
7 10 (7.14%) F5
7 10 (7.14%) HP
7 10 (7.14%) Meraki
7 10 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 10 (7.14%) Tripwire
8 6 (4.29%) LexisNexis
9 4 (2.86%) Juniper
10 2 (1.43%) AlienVault
10 2 (1.43%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.43%) Qualys
10 2 (1.43%) Rapid7
10 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.71%) SaltStack