Period
to 16 December 2018

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

Security Monitoring
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 184 198
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Security Monitoring 1 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.029% 0.19% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.20% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Birmingham median annual salary £65,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.50% +7.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £57,500 £51,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,250 £63,875
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £49,250 £43,250
% change year-on-year +21.83% +13.87% -38.21%

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 3,189 3,471 4,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.01% 91.85% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,268 2,690 3,133
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%

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 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Security Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) QRadar
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee