Period
to 16 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 72 109
Rank change year-on-year -8 +37 -28
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 98 142 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.32% 3.78% 2.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.78% 22.76% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 73 103 81
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -5.71% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,100 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,250 £63,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% -4.76%

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 584 624 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.78% 16.63% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 330 388 411
Birmingham median annual salary £44,750 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% +10.47% +4.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,700 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,400 £62,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% -

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 June 2019.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 62 (63.27%) Information Security
2 44 (44.90%) GDPR
3 36 (36.73%) Data Protection
4 31 (31.63%) CISSP
5 30 (30.61%) ITIL
6 25 (25.51%) PCI DSS
7 23 (23.47%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (22.45%) Firewall
9 21 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
10 19 (19.39%) CISM
10 19 (19.39%) Risk Management
10 19 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (19.39%) Project Management
10 19 (19.39%) Degree
11 17 (17.35%) Service Delivery
11 17 (17.35%) VMware
11 17 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (17.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (16.33%) SIEM
12 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
12 16 (16.33%) Management Information System
13 15 (15.31%) TOGAF
13 15 (15.31%) IaaS
13 15 (15.31%) PaaS
13 15 (15.31%) ISO 22301
13 15 (15.31%) CompTIA Security+
14 14 (14.29%) Line Management
14 14 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared

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 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (15.31%) IaaS
2 15 (15.31%) PaaS
3 14 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.12%) Office 365
5 3 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.06%) SaaS
6 1 (1.02%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) Firewall
2 6 (6.12%) Internet
3 5 (5.10%) Network Security
4 3 (3.06%) LAN
4 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.06%) WAN
5 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.02%) BGP
6 1 (1.02%) Broadband
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.02%) DNS
6 1 (1.02%) Intranet
6 1 (1.02%) IPsec
6 1 (1.02%) MPLS
6 1 (1.02%) NAS
6 1 (1.02%) SAN
6 1 (1.02%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.02%) VoIP
6 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.02%) DTS
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (10.20%) Publishing
2 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Legal
3 3 (3.06%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (18.37%) Consultant
1 18 (18.37%) Security Consultant
2 17 (17.35%) Architect
3 10 (10.20%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 9 (9.18%) Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) IT Manager
4 9 (9.18%) Security Architect
4 9 (9.18%) Security Manager
5 8 (8.16%) Security Officer
5 8 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Information Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Information Security Officer
7 6 (6.12%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Information Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Information Officer
8 5 (5.10%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Security Architect
9 4 (4.08%) Security Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (16.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (12.24%) Data Centre
4 10 (10.20%) CMDB
5 7 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (5.10%) Internet of Things
6 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.08%) CESG
8 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
8 3 (3.06%) Virtual Team
9 2 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.02%) Clustering
10 1 (1.02%) Cyberattack
10 1 (1.02%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (1.02%) Handset
10 1 (1.02%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Linux
1 8 (8.16%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.02%) Unix
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) Information Security
2 36 (36.73%) Data Protection
3 30 (30.61%) ITIL
4 23 (23.47%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (19.39%) Project Management
5 19 (19.39%) Risk Management
5 19 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (17.35%) Service Delivery
7 16 (16.33%) PRINCE2
7 16 (16.33%) SIEM
8 15 (15.31%) TOGAF
9 14 (14.29%) Line Management
10 13 (13.27%) Computer Science
10 13 (13.27%) Due Diligence
11 12 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (12.24%) IT Strategy
11 12 (12.24%) ITIL V3
11 12 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (12.24%) Zachman Framework
12 11 (11.22%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.10%) Java
2 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.04%) SQL
4 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (31.63%) CISSP
2 19 (19.39%) CISM
2 19 (19.39%) Degree
3 17 (17.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 15 (15.31%) CompTIA Security+
5 14 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 14 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 13 (13.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (12.24%) ISEB
8 11 (11.22%) CEH
9 10 (10.20%) PMI Certification
9 10 (10.20%) PMP
10 8 (8.16%) CISA
11 7 (7.14%) CRISC
12 5 (5.10%) CREST Certified
12 5 (5.10%) OSCP
13 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (2.04%) CCNP
14 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (2.04%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (44.90%) GDPR
2 25 (25.51%) PCI DSS
3 15 (15.31%) ISO 22301
4 10 (10.20%) GPG13
4 10 (10.20%) ISO 9001
5 8 (8.16%) ISO 14001
6 7 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (5.10%) NIST
7 5 (5.10%) SLA
8 3 (3.06%) COBIT
8 3 (3.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (3.06%) QA
9 1 (1.02%) BS25999
9 1 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (1.02%) HIPAA
9 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.06%) XenApp
4 2 (2.04%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.02%) KVM
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) QRadar
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.02%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) VMware
2 14 (14.29%) Citrix
3 13 (13.27%) CheckPoint
4 10 (10.20%) EMC
4 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.20%) NetApp
5 7 (7.14%) Cisco
6 3 (3.06%) Fortinet
6 3 (3.06%) Meraki
6 3 (3.06%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.04%) IBM
7 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.02%) Adobe
8 1 (1.02%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.02%) Avaya
8 1 (1.02%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.02%) McAfee
8 1 (1.02%) Rapid7
8 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.02%) Splunk