Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 123 83
Rank change year-on-year +57 -40 +63
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 156 73 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.94% 1.91% 3.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.81% 13.04% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 115 81 97
Birmingham median annual salary £49,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% -12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £60,000 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% -9.91% +16.84%

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 684 560 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.29% 14.64% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 411 435 525
Birmingham median annual salary £49,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.12% +7.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,947 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +3.66% +2.50%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 101 (64.74%) ITIL
2 93 (59.62%) Information Security
3 76 (48.72%) CISSP
4 68 (43.59%) Firewall
5 63 (40.38%) Data Centre
6 61 (39.10%) VMware
7 60 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 53 (33.97%) CISM
9 50 (32.05%) Project Management
10 49 (31.41%) Service Delivery
11 47 (30.13%) Management Information System
12 45 (28.85%) Finance
13 44 (28.21%) PRINCE2
13 44 (28.21%) LAN
14 43 (27.56%) WAN
14 43 (27.56%) Windows
14 43 (27.56%) SIEM
15 42 (26.92%) IT Strategy
16 40 (25.64%) PCI DSS
17 37 (23.72%) Business Continuity
18 35 (22.44%) Disaster Recovery
18 35 (22.44%) SSL
19 34 (21.79%) SQL Server
20 33 (21.15%) Presales
21 32 (20.51%) IT Governance
22 31 (19.87%) Continuous Improvement
22 31 (19.87%) Stakeholder Management
23 30 (19.23%) Line Management
23 30 (19.23%) Data Protection
24 29 (18.59%) COBIT

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 25 (16.03%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.77%) CMS
3 9 (5.77%) IIS
4 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) assyst
2 5 (3.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (11.54%) IaaS
4 17 (10.90%) PaaS
5 7 (4.49%) Office 365
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.64%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (43.59%) Firewall
2 44 (28.21%) LAN
3 43 (27.56%) WAN
4 35 (22.44%) SSL
5 25 (16.03%) IPsec
5 25 (16.03%) SAN
5 25 (16.03%) VoIP
6 18 (11.54%) Cisco Firepower
6 18 (11.54%) Cisco Wireless
6 18 (11.54%) MPLS
6 18 (11.54%) OSPF
6 18 (11.54%) TACACS
6 18 (11.54%) VLAN
6 18 (11.54%) VPN
6 18 (11.54%) Wireless
7 11 (7.05%) Software-Defined Networking
8 6 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (3.85%) DNS
8 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.64%) MySQL
3 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
General
1 45 (28.85%) Finance
2 17 (10.90%) Publishing
3 13 (8.33%) Legal
4 11 (7.05%) Banking
5 9 (5.77%) Law
5 9 (5.77%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.21%) Retail
7 2 (1.28%) Billing
7 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (25.64%) Security Manager
2 35 (22.44%) Analyst
3 27 (17.31%) Information Manager
3 27 (17.31%) Information Security Manager
4 25 (16.03%) Support Analyst
5 18 (11.54%) Cisco Consultant
5 18 (11.54%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 18 (11.54%) Consultant
5 18 (11.54%) Network Analyst
5 18 (11.54%) Network Consultant
5 18 (11.54%) Network Support
5 18 (11.54%) Network Support Analyst
6 17 (10.90%) Architect
6 17 (10.90%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (9.62%) Compliance Manager
7 15 (9.62%) Security Compliance Manager
8 14 (8.97%) Information Security Compliance Manager
8 14 (8.97%) Security Officer
9 12 (7.69%) Information Officer
9 12 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.77%) .NET
1 9 (5.77%) .NET Framework
1 9 (5.77%) ASP.NET
1 9 (5.77%) CSS
1 9 (5.77%) Entity Framework
1 9 (5.77%) jQuery
1 9 (5.77%) JSON
1 9 (5.77%) LINQ
1 9 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 9 (5.77%) WCF
1 9 (5.77%) Web Services
2 5 (3.21%) COM
3 1 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 63 (40.38%) Data Centre
2 47 (30.13%) Management Information System
3 21 (13.46%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (12.18%) Driving Licence
5 17 (10.90%) CMDB
5 17 (10.90%) Computer Science
6 15 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (6.41%) CESG
7 10 (6.41%) Freedom of Information
8 9 (5.77%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (3.21%) BYOD
10 5 (3.21%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.28%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.64%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.56%) Windows
2 26 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 25 (16.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (10.26%) Linux
5 5 (3.21%) Unix
6 1 (0.64%) CentOS
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (64.74%) ITIL
2 93 (59.62%) Information Security
3 50 (32.05%) Project Management
4 49 (31.41%) Service Delivery
5 44 (28.21%) PRINCE2
6 43 (27.56%) SIEM
7 42 (26.92%) IT Strategy
8 37 (23.72%) Business Continuity
9 35 (22.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 33 (21.15%) Presales
11 32 (20.51%) IT Governance
12 31 (19.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 31 (19.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (19.23%) Data Protection
13 30 (19.23%) Line Management
14 28 (17.95%) ITIL V3
15 26 (16.67%) Risk Management
16 25 (16.03%) Network Design
16 25 (16.03%) Service Management
16 25 (16.03%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.77%) C#
1 9 (5.77%) JavaScript
1 9 (5.77%) VB
1 9 (5.77%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.64%) PHP
2 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 76 (48.72%) CISSP
2 53 (33.97%) CISM
3 28 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (15.38%) CCNP
5 23 (14.74%) Degree
5 23 (14.74%) Security Cleared
6 22 (14.10%) CEH
7 21 (13.46%) CISA
7 21 (13.46%) CompTIA Security+
7 21 (13.46%) SC Cleared
8 17 (10.90%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (10.90%) ISEB
8 17 (10.90%) PMI Certification
8 17 (10.90%) PMP
9 13 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (7.05%) CCNA
11 10 (6.41%) CCSP
12 6 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (3.85%) JNCIS
13 4 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (25.64%) PCI DSS
2 29 (18.59%) COBIT
2 29 (18.59%) Cyber Essentials
3 26 (16.67%) GDPR
4 22 (14.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 17 (10.90%) GPG13
6 13 (8.33%) ISO 9001
7 10 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (3.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (3.21%) QA
10 3 (1.92%) SLA
11 2 (1.28%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.64%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.64%) NIST 800
System Software
1 60 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 25 (16.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.64%) Docker
4 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (11.54%) QRadar
1 18 (11.54%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (39.10%) VMware
2 25 (16.03%) Cisco
2 25 (16.03%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.54%) F5
3 18 (11.54%) HP
3 18 (11.54%) Meraki
3 18 (11.54%) SolarWinds
3 18 (11.54%) Tripwire
4 17 (10.90%) CheckPoint
4 17 (10.90%) Citrix
4 17 (10.90%) EMC
4 17 (10.90%) NetApp
5 9 (5.77%) LexisNexis
6 4 (2.56%) Juniper
7 3 (1.92%) Capita
8 2 (1.28%) SAP
9 1 (0.64%) SaltStack