Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 91 119
Rank change year-on-year -20 +28 +28
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 74 117 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.05% 2.70% 1.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.29% 16.07% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 59 60 58
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,237
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +1.76% -13.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £65,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%

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 484 728 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.43% 16.82% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 359 417 444
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,200 £25,254 £23,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 47 (63.51%) Information Security
2 30 (40.54%) ITIL
3 25 (33.78%) Project Management
4 23 (31.08%) VMware
4 23 (31.08%) Firewall
5 22 (29.73%) CISSP
5 22 (29.73%) PRINCE2
6 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (24.32%) IT Strategy
7 18 (24.32%) Windows
7 18 (24.32%) LAN
7 18 (24.32%) WAN
8 16 (21.62%) COBIT
8 16 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (21.62%) Business Continuity
9 15 (20.27%) CISM
9 15 (20.27%) Finance
9 15 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (20.27%) Network Design
9 15 (20.27%) GDPR
9 15 (20.27%) Data Centre
10 14 (18.92%) PCI DSS
11 13 (17.57%) SIEM
11 13 (17.57%) Degree
11 13 (17.57%) Presales
12 12 (16.22%) IPsec
12 12 (16.22%) Risk Management
12 12 (16.22%) Management Information System
12 12 (16.22%) SAN

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 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) IaaS
1 6 (8.11%) PaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) Firewall
2 18 (24.32%) LAN
2 18 (24.32%) WAN
3 12 (16.22%) IPsec
3 12 (16.22%) SAN
3 12 (16.22%) SSL
3 12 (16.22%) VoIP
4 5 (6.76%) MPLS
4 5 (6.76%) Network Security
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (2.70%) OSPF
6 2 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (2.70%) TACACS
6 2 (2.70%) VLAN
6 2 (2.70%) VPN
6 2 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (1.35%) FTP
7 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Publishing
3 5 (6.76%) Legal
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Analyst
1 17 (22.97%) Security Manager
2 13 (17.57%) Information Manager
3 11 (14.86%) Support Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Compliance Manager
6 7 (9.46%) IT Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Network Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Architect
7 6 (8.11%) IT Security Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Network Support
7 6 (8.11%) Network Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Security Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Security Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Security Specialist
7 6 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Information Specialist
8 5 (6.76%) Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) HTML5
2 1 (1.35%) LAMP
2 1 (1.35%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.46%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (8.11%) CMDB
5 3 (4.05%) Cyberattack
5 3 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) CESG
6 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.35%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 12 (16.22%) Windows Server
2 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.11%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Unix
5 2 (2.70%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) Information Security
2 30 (40.54%) ITIL
3 25 (33.78%) Project Management
4 22 (29.73%) PRINCE2
5 18 (24.32%) IT Strategy
6 16 (21.62%) Business Continuity
6 16 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (20.27%) Network Design
7 15 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (17.57%) Presales
8 13 (17.57%) SIEM
9 12 (16.22%) Risk Management
9 12 (16.22%) Translating Business Requirements
10 11 (14.86%) Data Protection
10 11 (14.86%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (12.16%) Business Continuity Planning
11 9 (12.16%) Contingency Planning
11 9 (12.16%) Security Management
11 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
11 9 (12.16%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) Java
2 4 (5.41%) PHP
3 3 (4.05%) C
3 3 (4.05%) C#
3 3 (4.05%) C++
3 3 (4.05%) SQL
4 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) CISSP
2 16 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (20.27%) CISM
4 13 (17.57%) Degree
5 11 (14.86%) CCNA
6 10 (13.51%) CEH
7 9 (12.16%) MCSE
7 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (10.81%) CISA
8 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
8 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
9 7 (9.46%) CCNP
9 7 (9.46%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (8.11%) ISEB
10 6 (8.11%) PMI Certification
10 6 (8.11%) PMP
11 5 (6.76%) CCIE
11 5 (6.76%) IRCA
12 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.62%) COBIT
2 15 (20.27%) GDPR
3 14 (18.92%) PCI DSS
4 9 (12.16%) GPG13
5 8 (10.81%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (4.05%) ISO 22301
8 3 (4.05%) SLA
9 2 (2.70%) NIST 800
10 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Nessus
1 2 (2.70%) QRadar
1 2 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) VMware
2 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
2 6 (8.11%) Cisco
2 6 (8.11%) Citrix
2 6 (8.11%) EMC
2 6 (8.11%) NetApp
3 4 (5.41%) Capita
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) F5
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Meraki
5 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.70%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.35%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.35%) NetIQ