Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SABSA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SABSA over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 - 305
Rank change year-on-year - +305 +13
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 6 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.059% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
West Midlands median annual salary £72,500 - £59,250
10th Percentile £69,000 - £55,000
90th Percentile £89,250 - £65,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

SABSA 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8984 9948 9312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.99% 89.35% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7213 7782 7700
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SABSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SABSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SABSA in the West Midlands

SABSA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SABSA in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for SABSA in the West Midlands

SABSA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SABSA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SABSA in the West Midlands

SABSA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SABSA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 4 £72,500 -
Coventry - 1 £70,000 -
SABSA
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing SABSA 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SABSA.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) BCP
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) ISSMP
3 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
5 1 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) SSH
5 1 (16.67%) Nmap
5 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection

SABSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Burp Suite
1 1 (16.67%) GDB
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
1 1 (16.67%) sqlmap
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Kali Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 3 (50.00%) BCP
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) OWASP
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef