Period
to 22 February 2018

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

Security Architecture
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 185 169
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Security Architecture 10 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.27% 0.53% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.58% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 24
Birmingham median annual salary - £60,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £51,270 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -14.55% - +14.29%

Security Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,310 3,770 3,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.09% 90.69% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,418 2,829 2,931
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% -3.53% +6.25%

Security Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Architecture in Birmingham

Security Architecture
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Security Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Security Architecture 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 Security Architecture.

1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) HTTP
1 9 (90.00%) SNMP
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
1 9 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (90.00%) OSCP
1 9 (90.00%) OpenStack
1 9 (90.00%) Lua
1 9 (90.00%) Social Engineering
1 9 (90.00%) Patch Management
1 9 (90.00%) 802.1X
1 9 (90.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 9 (90.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 9 (90.00%) 802.11
2 1 (10.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) NIST 800
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared

Security Architecture
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 9 (90.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) 802.11
1 9 (90.00%) HTTP
1 9 (90.00%) SNMP
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Tester
1 9 (90.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) SailPoint
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
1 9 (90.00%) Patch Management
1 9 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Social Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Business Development
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Lua
1 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (90.00%) Python
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 9 (90.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 9 (90.00%) OSCP
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) NIST 800
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (10.00%) NetIQ