NIST Jobs in the Midlands

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
England > Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for NIST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NIST over the 6 months to 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 231 223 246
Rank change year-on-year -8 +23 -34
Permanent jobs citing NIST 54 126 102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.59% 1.22% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.11% 4.40% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51 95 58
10th Percentile £31,552 £47,500 £40,875
25th Percentile £36,250 £51,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £52,725
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +13.80% -15.64%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £67,188
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Midlands

NIST is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,315 2,865 1,942
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.46% 27.82% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,034 1,001 1,303
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,525 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £59,375
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

NIST
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing NIST as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for NIST in the Midlands

NIST
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NIST in the Midlands.

Salary trend for NIST in the Midlands

NIST
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing NIST in the Midlands over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for NIST in the Midlands

NIST
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NIST within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands -3 46 £55,000 -8.33% 16
East Midlands +18 7 £47,500 -24.00% 7
NIST
England

NIST
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (16.67%) AWS
2 9 (16.67%) Azure
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (3.70%) GCP
4 2 (3.70%) SaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.85%) GitHub
5 1 (1.85%) IaaS
5 1 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Serverless
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Firewall
2 8 (14.81%) VPN
3 7 (12.96%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) LAN
4 4 (7.41%) Wireless
5 3 (5.56%) SD-WAN
6 2 (3.70%) Network Security
7 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) GitLab
1 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Social Skills
3 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.96%) Automotive
4 7 (12.96%) Retail
5 6 (11.11%) Local Government
6 5 (9.26%) Fire and Rescue
7 4 (7.41%) Legal
8 3 (5.56%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (3.70%) Advertising
9 2 (3.70%) Banking
9 2 (3.70%) Law
9 2 (3.70%) Public Speaking
10 1 (1.85%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (1.85%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Consultant
3 9 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 8 (14.81%) Information Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Security Manager
4 8 (14.81%) Security Operations Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Lead
7 5 (9.26%) Information Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Lead Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Lead Security Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Security Officer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.41%) Cyber Threat
5 3 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (3.70%) Operational Technology
6 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.70%) Security Posture
7 1 (1.85%) BYOD
7 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.85%) PropTech
7 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) SWIFT Messaging Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) Unix
4 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Information Security
2 34 (62.96%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (53.70%) Risk Management
4 13 (24.07%) Security Operations
5 12 (22.22%) Incident Response
6 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (14.81%) ITIL
9 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
9 7 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (12.96%) Security Architecture
10 6 (11.11%) OWASP
10 6 (11.11%) Supplier Management
11 5 (9.26%) Agile
11 5 (9.26%) Change Control
11 5 (9.26%) Change Management
11 5 (9.26%) Due Diligence
11 5 (9.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 4 (7.41%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) CISSP
2 21 (38.89%) CISM
3 10 (18.52%) Degree
4 6 (11.11%) CISA
5 5 (9.26%) PCI QSA
6 4 (7.41%) AWS Certification
6 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (5.56%) Azure Certification
7 3 (5.56%) CCSK
7 3 (5.56%) CCSP
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (5.56%) CRISC
8 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) GIAC
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (57.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (35.19%) Cyber Essentials
3 12 (22.22%) GDPR
3 12 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 9 (16.67%) GRC
5 6 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 5 (9.26%) NCSC
7 3 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (5.56%) SLA
8 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
9 1 (1.85%) COBIT
9 1 (1.85%) ISO 22301
9 1 (1.85%) ISO 31000
9 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (1.85%) NIST 800
9 1 (1.85%) RMADS
9 1 (1.85%) SOC 2
9 1 (1.85%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.26%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.85%) Progress Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) Checkmarx
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix
3 1 (1.85%) Facebook