Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for QRadar skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QRadar over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 182 215
Rank change year-on-year +19 +33 -
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 35 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.90% 0.44% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.14% 4.84% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 2
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% -28.85% -
10th Percentile £50,950 £36,625 £62,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -

QRadar is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 383 351 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.83% 9.07% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 205 220 272
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,625 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +1.18%

QRadar
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing QRadar as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for QRadar in Birmingham

QRadar
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QRadar in Birmingham.

Salary trend for QRadar in Birmingham

QRadar
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QRadar in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for QRadar in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing QRadar 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 QRadar.

1 33 (94.29%) LAN
1 33 (94.29%) WAN
1 33 (94.29%) VPN
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
1 33 (94.29%) CCNP
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (94.29%) MPLS
1 33 (94.29%) OSPF
1 33 (94.29%) VLAN
1 33 (94.29%) Load Balancing
1 33 (94.29%) Data Centre
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco Firepower
2 31 (88.57%) Presales
3 27 (77.14%) ITIL
4 20 (57.14%) Firewall
5 19 (54.29%) Wireless
6 18 (51.43%) VMware
6 18 (51.43%) Tripwire
6 18 (51.43%) WhatsUp Gold
6 18 (51.43%) SolarWinds
6 18 (51.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (51.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (51.43%) TACACS
6 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
6 18 (51.43%) HP
6 18 (51.43%) Cisco Wireless
6 18 (51.43%) Driving Licence
6 18 (51.43%) Network Architecture
6 18 (51.43%) Network Management

QRadar
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 15 (42.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco Firepower
1 33 (94.29%) LAN
1 33 (94.29%) MPLS
1 33 (94.29%) OSPF
1 33 (94.29%) VLAN
1 33 (94.29%) VPN
1 33 (94.29%) WAN
2 20 (57.14%) Firewall
3 19 (54.29%) Wireless
4 18 (51.43%) Cisco Wireless
4 18 (51.43%) TACACS
5 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
6 15 (42.86%) BGP
6 15 (42.86%) DHCP
6 15 (42.86%) DNS
6 15 (42.86%) Ethernet
6 15 (42.86%) Network Security
6 15 (42.86%) SNMP
6 15 (42.86%) SSL
6 15 (42.86%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco Consultant
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 18 (51.43%) Consultant
1 18 (51.43%) Network Consultant
2 15 (42.86%) Architect
2 15 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 15 (42.86%) Security Solutions Architect
2 15 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco Presales Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Security Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (94.29%) Data Centre
2 18 (51.43%) Driving Licence
3 15 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
3 15 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Load Balancing
2 31 (88.57%) Presales
3 27 (77.14%) ITIL
4 18 (51.43%) Network Architecture
4 18 (51.43%) Network Management
5 17 (48.57%) SIEM
6 15 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 15 (42.86%) Incident Management
6 15 (42.86%) ITIL V3
6 15 (42.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 15 (42.86%) Network Design
6 15 (42.86%) Software Optimisation
6 15 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.86%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (2.86%) Security Management
8 1 (2.86%) Security Operations
8 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 33 (94.29%) CCNP
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (42.86%) CCDP
2 15 (42.86%) CCSE
2 15 (42.86%) CISSP
2 15 (42.86%) IISP
2 15 (42.86%) ISSAP
2 15 (42.86%) JNCIP
3 11 (31.43%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (51.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 18 (51.43%) F5
2 18 (51.43%) HP
2 18 (51.43%) Meraki
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) SolarWinds
2 18 (51.43%) Tripwire
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 17 (48.57%) LogRhythm
4 16 (45.71%) Splunk
5 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 15 (42.86%) Forcepoint
5 15 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 15 (42.86%) IBM
5 15 (42.86%) Juniper
5 15 (42.86%) Tufin
6 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat