Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 75 127
Rank change year-on-year -54 +52 +10
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 69 161 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.81% 3.41% 1.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.27% 19.19% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 58
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +9.95% +0.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £77,500 £65,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% +9.41% -

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 520 839 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.64% 17.76% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 389 478 464
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £41,333 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.87% -2.75% -
10th Percentile £26,900 £25,750 £23,900
90th Percentile £66,000 £75,000 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 43 (62.32%) Information Security
2 29 (42.03%) ITIL
3 21 (30.43%) VMware
3 21 (30.43%) Firewall
4 20 (28.99%) Project Management
4 20 (28.99%) PRINCE2
5 19 (27.54%) LAN
5 19 (27.54%) WAN
5 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (26.09%) Windows
6 18 (26.09%) CISSP
6 18 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (26.09%) Business Continuity
7 17 (24.64%) Data Centre
8 16 (23.19%) Finance
9 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (21.74%) Presales
9 15 (21.74%) PCI DSS
9 15 (21.74%) IT Strategy
10 14 (20.29%) Network Design
11 13 (18.84%) CCNA
11 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
12 12 (17.39%) Security Management
12 12 (17.39%) Risk Management
12 12 (17.39%) COBIT
12 12 (17.39%) Cyber Essentials
12 12 (17.39%) GDPR
13 11 (15.94%) Windows Server
13 11 (15.94%) Degree
13 11 (15.94%) ISMS

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 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) IaaS
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.70%) PaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.90%) Force.com
3 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.43%) Firewall
2 19 (27.54%) LAN
2 19 (27.54%) WAN
3 9 (13.04%) IPsec
3 9 (13.04%) SAN
3 9 (13.04%) SSL
3 9 (13.04%) VoIP
4 7 (10.14%) MPLS
5 6 (8.70%) VLAN
5 6 (8.70%) VPN
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (5.80%) OSPF
6 4 (5.80%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (5.80%) TACACS
6 4 (5.80%) Wireless
7 3 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (4.35%) Network Security
8 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.45%) FTP
9 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Publishing
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 3 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) Security Manager
2 12 (17.39%) Analyst
2 12 (17.39%) Information Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (11.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (11.59%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Security Specialist
4 8 (11.59%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Information Officer
6 6 (8.70%) Information Security Officer
6 6 (8.70%) Security Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Security Officer
6 6 (8.70%) Security Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Compliance Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Information Security Specialist
7 5 (7.25%) Information Specialist
8 4 (5.80%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) CSS
1 3 (4.35%) Spring
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) CSS3
2 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.90%) JDBC
2 2 (2.90%) JSON
2 2 (2.90%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) RESTful
2 2 (2.90%) SOAP
2 2 (2.90%) Struts
2 2 (2.90%) Visualforce
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) COM
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) HTML5
3 1 (1.45%) LAMP
3 1 (1.45%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.70%) CMDB
5 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.90%) CESG
7 2 (2.90%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.14%) Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Kali Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Unix
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (62.32%) Information Security
2 29 (42.03%) ITIL
3 20 (28.99%) PRINCE2
3 20 (28.99%) Project Management
4 18 (26.09%) Business Continuity
5 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (21.74%) IT Strategy
5 15 (21.74%) Presales
6 14 (20.29%) Network Design
7 12 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 12 (17.39%) Security Management
8 11 (15.94%) Business Continuity Planning
8 11 (15.94%) Information Assurance
8 11 (15.94%) ISMS
8 11 (15.94%) SIEM
8 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (14.49%) Information Security Management
10 9 (13.04%) BCP
10 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) C#
1 4 (5.80%) Java
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.35%) PHP
3 2 (2.90%) Apex Code
3 2 (2.90%) C
3 2 (2.90%) C++
3 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (26.09%) CISSP
2 13 (18.84%) CCNA
3 11 (15.94%) Degree
4 9 (13.04%) CCNP
4 9 (13.04%) CEH
4 9 (13.04%) CISM
4 9 (13.04%) MCSE
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (8.70%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (8.70%) ISEB
7 6 (8.70%) PMI Certification
7 6 (8.70%) PMP
7 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 6 (8.70%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (7.25%) CCIE
9 4 (5.80%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) PCI DSS
2 12 (17.39%) COBIT
2 12 (17.39%) Cyber Essentials
2 12 (17.39%) GDPR
3 8 (11.59%) GPG13
4 3 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (4.35%) SLA
5 2 (2.90%) ISO 22301
5 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (2.90%) NIST 800
System Software
1 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) QRadar
1 4 (5.80%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (2.90%) Nessus
2 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) VMware
2 9 (13.04%) Cisco
3 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix
4 6 (8.70%) EMC
4 6 (8.70%) NetApp
5 4 (5.80%) F5
5 4 (5.80%) HP
5 4 (5.80%) Meraki
5 4 (5.80%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.80%) Tripwire
6 2 (2.90%) Capita
6 2 (2.90%) Informatica
6 2 (2.90%) Jitterbit
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle
6 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.90%) Symantec
7 1 (1.45%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.45%) NetIQ