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

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 176 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 14 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 0.76% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.86% 10.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £50,750 £41,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year +23.03% -10.33% -

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 363 321 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.91% 7.37% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 217 151 201
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.22% -1.19% +7.69%

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing QRadar 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 QRadar.

1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
1 13 (92.86%) Data Centre
2 12 (85.71%) SIEM
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL V3
3 11 (78.57%) WAN
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) IBM
3 11 (78.57%) CCNP
3 11 (78.57%) CISSP
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 11 (78.57%) Incident Management
4 10 (71.43%) VLAN
4 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
4 10 (71.43%) OSPF
4 10 (71.43%) LAN
4 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 10 (71.43%) Presales
5 9 (64.29%) Splunk
5 9 (64.29%) DNS
5 9 (64.29%) DHCP
5 9 (64.29%) Juniper
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (64.29%) Fortinet
6 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
6 8 (57.14%) Network Security
6 8 (57.14%) Forcepoint
6 8 (57.14%) CCDP
6 8 (57.14%) CCSE
6 8 (57.14%) Network Design

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 8 (57.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) MPLS
1 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) OSPF
2 10 (71.43%) VLAN
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
4 8 (57.14%) BGP
4 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
4 8 (57.14%) FWSM
4 8 (57.14%) Network Security
4 8 (57.14%) SNMP
4 8 (57.14%) SSL
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 8 (57.14%) WLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Security Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Security Solutions Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Data Centre
2 8 (57.14%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Cyberattack
4 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
6 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) SIEM
3 11 (78.57%) Incident Management
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL V3
4 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
4 10 (71.43%) Presales
5 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
5 8 (57.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 8 (57.14%) Network Design
5 8 (57.14%) Software Optimisation
5 8 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security
6 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 3 (21.43%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (21.43%) Security Operations
6 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 8 (57.14%) CCDP
2 8 (57.14%) CCSE
2 8 (57.14%) IISP
2 8 (57.14%) ISSAP
2 8 (57.14%) JNCIP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
1 11 (78.57%) IBM
2 9 (64.29%) Fortinet
2 9 (64.29%) Juniper
2 9 (64.29%) Splunk
3 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 8 (57.14%) Forcepoint
3 8 (57.14%) LogRhythm
3 8 (57.14%) Tufin
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Meraki
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 2 (14.29%) Tripwire
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) AlienVault
5 1 (7.14%) Tandberg
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard