Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Security Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Monitoring over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Monitoring
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 193 190
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Monitoring 10 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.26% 0.40% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.45% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Birmingham median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £51,750 £40,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £55,250 £62,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +23.29% -47.86% +29.63%

Security Monitoring 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 3474 4223 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.19% 89.17% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 3084 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Monitoring in Birmingham

Security Monitoring
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Security Monitoring in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Security Monitoring 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 Security Monitoring.

1 10 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (70.00%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (70.00%) QRadar
2 7 (70.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (70.00%) Freedom of Information
2 7 (70.00%) assyst
2 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (70.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
2 7 (70.00%) SIEM
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
2 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) Cybercrime
3 3 (30.00%) Compliance Audit
3 3 (30.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (30.00%) Disruptive Innovation
3 3 (30.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (30.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS

Security Monitoring
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 7 (70.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DMZ
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) IT Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (70.00%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (30.00%) Cybercrime
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
2 7 (70.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (70.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 7 (70.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISM
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (30.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) QRadar
2 3 (30.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM