Period
to 20 November 2017

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

IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 199 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +195
Permanent jobs citing QRadar 14 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.36% 0.45% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.68% 5.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £72,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.59% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £72,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year -27.59% +56.76% +8.82%

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 380 391 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.89% 8.35% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 269 197 261
Birmingham median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +8.97%

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 20 November 2017, 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
2 12 (85.71%) Data Centre
3 10 (71.43%) SIEM
4 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) CISSP
4 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL V3
5 8 (57.14%) Data Protection
5 8 (57.14%) Cyber Attack
5 8 (57.14%) IBM
5 8 (57.14%) Service Management
5 8 (57.14%) CISM
5 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
5 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 8 (57.14%) Information Security
5 8 (57.14%) Digital Forensics
5 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (57.14%) Freedom of Information
5 8 (57.14%) assyst
5 8 (57.14%) Incident Management
5 8 (57.14%) Problem Management
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Security Operations
7 5 (35.71%) MPLS
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) CCNA

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:

Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) MPLS
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (28.57%) TACACS
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Network Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) IT Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (57.14%) Cyber Attack
3 8 (57.14%) Freedom of Information
3 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) SIEM
3 8 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (57.14%) Data Protection
3 8 (57.14%) Digital Forensics
3 8 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 8 (57.14%) Information Security
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 8 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 8 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 8 (57.14%) Service Management
4 6 (42.86%) Security Operations
5 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Network Management
5 4 (28.57%) Presales
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CISSP
1 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CEH
4 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Meraki
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 4 (28.57%) Tripwire
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) AlienVault
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Tandberg
4 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard