Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 95 108
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 +38
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 105 98 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.78% 2.62% 2.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.45% 16.36% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80 83 63
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,500 £31,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,400 £77,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +10.53%

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 569 599 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.08% 16.04% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 388 414 471
Birmingham median annual salary £46,625 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.71% - -
10th Percentile £28,463 £25,254 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 60 (57.14%) Information Security
2 51 (48.57%) ITIL
3 43 (40.95%) CISSP
4 37 (35.24%) VMware
4 37 (35.24%) Firewall
5 36 (34.29%) CISM
6 35 (33.33%) Windows
7 34 (32.38%) Project Management
8 33 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (28.57%) LAN
9 30 (28.57%) Finance
10 29 (27.62%) WAN
11 28 (26.67%) PRINCE2
12 27 (25.71%) Data Centre
13 25 (23.81%) Business Continuity
13 25 (23.81%) IT Strategy
14 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (22.86%) PCI DSS
15 23 (21.90%) Disaster Recovery
16 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
16 22 (20.95%) SSL
16 22 (20.95%) Service Delivery
16 22 (20.95%) COBIT
17 21 (20.00%) SIEM
17 21 (20.00%) Management Information System
18 20 (19.05%) Active Directory
18 20 (19.05%) Network Design
18 20 (19.05%) Windows Server
19 19 (18.10%) VMware ESXi
19 19 (18.10%) Translating Business Requirements

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 (18.10%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.86%) CMS
3 3 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.67%) IaaS
3 6 (5.71%) PaaS
4 2 (1.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (35.24%) Firewall
2 30 (28.57%) LAN
3 29 (27.62%) WAN
4 22 (20.95%) SSL
5 19 (18.10%) IPsec
5 19 (18.10%) SAN
5 19 (18.10%) VoIP
6 9 (8.57%) MPLS
7 8 (7.62%) Cisco Firepower
7 8 (7.62%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (7.62%) OSPF
7 8 (7.62%) TACACS
7 8 (7.62%) VLAN
7 8 (7.62%) VPN
7 8 (7.62%) Wireless
8 6 (5.71%) Network Security
8 6 (5.71%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Legal
3 6 (5.71%) Publishing
4 5 (4.76%) Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Law
6 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.90%) Billing
7 2 (1.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (27.62%) Security Manager
2 23 (21.90%) Analyst
3 20 (19.05%) Information Manager
4 19 (18.10%) Support Analyst
5 18 (17.14%) Information Security Manager
6 17 (16.19%) Network Analyst
6 17 (16.19%) Network Support
6 17 (16.19%) Network Support Analyst
7 12 (11.43%) Compliance Manager
8 11 (10.48%) Security Compliance Manager
9 10 (9.52%) Information Security Compliance Manager
10 9 (8.57%) Consultant
11 8 (7.62%) Cisco Consultant
11 8 (7.62%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 8 (7.62%) Network Consultant
11 8 (7.62%) Security Officer
12 7 (6.67%) Information Officer
12 7 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
12 7 (6.67%) IT Manager
12 7 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) .NET
1 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
1 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.86%) CSS
1 3 (2.86%) Entity Framework
1 3 (2.86%) jQuery
1 3 (2.86%) JSON
1 3 (2.86%) LINQ
1 3 (2.86%) Middleware
1 3 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (2.86%) WCF
1 3 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) COM
2 1 (0.95%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 21 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (8.57%) Driving Licence
5 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.71%) CMDB
8 5 (4.76%) CESG
8 5 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (3.81%) BYOD
9 4 (3.81%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (3.81%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (2.86%) Cyberattack
11 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.90%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.95%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.33%) Windows
2 20 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 19 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (12.38%) Linux
5 8 (7.62%) Unix
6 2 (1.90%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (57.14%) Information Security
2 51 (48.57%) ITIL
3 34 (32.38%) Project Management
4 28 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 25 (23.81%) Business Continuity
5 25 (23.81%) IT Strategy
6 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (21.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (20.95%) Service Delivery
9 21 (20.00%) SIEM
10 20 (19.05%) Network Design
11 19 (18.10%) Translating Business Requirements
12 16 (15.24%) Presales
13 15 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (13.33%) Risk Management
15 13 (12.38%) Penetration Testing
16 12 (11.43%) Data Protection
16 12 (11.43%) Line Management
17 9 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (8.57%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) C#
2 4 (3.81%) Java
3 3 (2.86%) C
3 3 (2.86%) C++
3 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.86%) PHP
3 3 (2.86%) SQL
3 3 (2.86%) VB
3 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (40.95%) CISSP
2 36 (34.29%) CISM
3 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
4 14 (13.33%) CISA
4 14 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (12.38%) Degree
6 12 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (9.52%) CCNP
7 10 (9.52%) CEH
8 8 (7.62%) CCNA
9 7 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (5.71%) ISEB
10 6 (5.71%) PMI Certification
10 6 (5.71%) PMP
11 5 (4.76%) IRCA
11 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.81%) CESG Certified Professional
13 3 (2.86%) CREST Certified
14 2 (1.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.86%) PCI DSS
2 22 (20.95%) COBIT
3 15 (14.29%) GDPR
4 13 (12.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (9.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 9 (8.57%) GPG13
7 6 (5.71%) ISO 9001
7 6 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (3.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (2.86%) ISO 22301
9 3 (2.86%) SLA
10 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (1.90%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.95%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 33 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 19 (18.10%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) QRadar
1 8 (7.62%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.90%) Nessus
3 1 (0.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (35.24%) VMware
2 11 (10.48%) Cisco
3 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.62%) F5
4 8 (7.62%) HP
4 8 (7.62%) Meraki
4 8 (7.62%) SolarWinds
4 8 (7.62%) Tripwire
5 6 (5.71%) CheckPoint
5 6 (5.71%) Citrix
5 6 (5.71%) EMC
5 6 (5.71%) NetApp
6 4 (3.81%) Capita
7 3 (2.86%) LexisNexis
8 2 (1.90%) SAP
9 1 (0.95%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.95%) NetIQ