Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 183 201
Rank change year-on-year +14 +18 -
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 20 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.55% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.99% 4.40% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 4
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -27.59% -
10th Percentile £50,800 £43,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £53,750 £76,250
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% +33.33%

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 286 341 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.86% 8.97% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 177 245 258
Birmingham median annual salary £53,150 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.88% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £60,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for QRadar in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) VPN
2 16 (80.00%) WAN
2 16 (80.00%) LAN
2 16 (80.00%) CCNP
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) MPLS
2 16 (80.00%) OSPF
2 16 (80.00%) VLAN
2 16 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 14 (70.00%) Presales
4 13 (65.00%) Firewall
5 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (60.00%) ITIL
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (50.00%) TACACS
6 10 (50.00%) HP
6 10 (50.00%) Tripwire
6 10 (50.00%) Wireless
6 10 (50.00%) VMware
6 10 (50.00%) Driving Licence
6 10 (50.00%) Meraki
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 10 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
6 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (50.00%) Network Architecture

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 6 (30.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Mimecast
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Firepower
1 16 (80.00%) LAN
1 16 (80.00%) MPLS
1 16 (80.00%) OSPF
1 16 (80.00%) VLAN
1 16 (80.00%) VPN
1 16 (80.00%) WAN
2 13 (65.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 10 (50.00%) TACACS
3 10 (50.00%) Wireless
4 6 (30.00%) BGP
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (30.00%) DHCP
4 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (30.00%) FWSM
4 6 (30.00%) Network Security
4 6 (30.00%) SSL
4 6 (30.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Presales Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Security Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 6 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 14 (70.00%) Presales
3 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 10 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 10 (50.00%) Network Management
4 10 (50.00%) SIEM
5 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (30.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (30.00%) Network Design
6 6 (30.00%) Software Optimisation
7 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) Security Operations
9 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (15.00%) Line Management
9 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
10 2 (10.00%) Information Security
10 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CCNP
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CCDP
2 6 (30.00%) CCSE
2 6 (30.00%) CISSP
2 6 (30.00%) IISP
2 6 (30.00%) ISSAP
2 6 (30.00%) JNCIP
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) F5
2 10 (50.00%) HP
2 10 (50.00%) Meraki
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 10 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) LogRhythm
4 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (30.00%) Fortinet
4 6 (30.00%) Splunk
4 6 (30.00%) Tufin
5 5 (25.00%) Forcepoint
6 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
7 3 (15.00%) Juniper
8 2 (10.00%) Qualys
8 2 (10.00%) Rapid7
8 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com