The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 91 114 108
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 63 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.62% 0.75% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.26% 10.36% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +176.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% -41.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
283 222 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.30% 7.20% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 108 71
Average daily rate £350 £350 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £214 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 11
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% -23.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.05 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £39.25 £49.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the North West region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the North West region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +27 44 £325 -13.33% 6
Cheshire -2 9 £563 +32.35% 1
Lancashire +12 7 £425 -5.55%
Cumbria - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001.

1 35 (47.30%) CISSP
2 33 (44.59%) CISM
3 30 (40.54%) ITIL
3 30 (40.54%) Cisco
4 29 (39.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 29 (39.19%) Firewall
5 28 (37.84%) SSL
6 27 (36.49%) CheckPoint
6 27 (36.49%) Clearswift
6 27 (36.49%) PKI
6 27 (36.49%) QA
6 27 (36.49%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (36.49%) Kalman Filter
7 26 (35.14%) Kaspersky
7 26 (35.14%) CISMP
7 26 (35.14%) Information Security
8 23 (31.08%) Migration
8 23 (31.08%) ITIL Certification
9 22 (29.73%) Citrix
9 22 (29.73%) WAN
9 22 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
10 21 (28.38%) SIEM
11 17 (22.97%) Network Security
12 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
13 15 (20.27%) Windows
13 15 (20.27%) VMware
13 15 (20.27%) Service Delivery
13 15 (20.27%) CCENT
14 14 (18.92%) AppSense
15 13 (17.57%) Security Architecture

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.70%) IIS
1 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.19%) Firewall
2 28 (37.84%) SSL
3 27 (36.49%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (29.73%) WAN
5 17 (22.97%) Network Security
6 10 (13.51%) VPN
7 8 (10.81%) LAN
8 5 (6.76%) SAN
9 2 (2.70%) Internet
9 2 (2.70%) Wireless
10 1 (1.35%) SSH
10 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.35%) VLAN
10 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.35%) IPv4
10 1 (1.35%) VoIP
10 1 (1.35%) DNS
10 1 (1.35%) SMTP
10 1 (1.35%) DHCP
10 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) MySQL
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.35%) EDRMS
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (62.16%) Analyst
2 30 (40.54%) Technical Analyst
3 28 (37.84%) Security Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Security Consultant
4 9 (12.16%) Consultant
5 7 (9.46%) Citrix Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Security Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Technical Security Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) IT Security Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) IT Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Security Assurance Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Security Officer
8 4 (5.41%) Information Security Officer
9 3 (4.05%) Network Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Audit Manager
10 2 (2.70%) Security Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Communications Manager
10 2 (2.70%) IT Security Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.49%) PKI
2 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.46%) CESG
4 6 (8.11%) Thin Client
4 6 (8.11%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.41%) Life Science
6 3 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.05%) BYOD
7 2 (2.70%) User Experience
8 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.35%) Handset
8 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (9.46%) Windows 7
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.41%) Solaris
3 4 (5.41%) UNIX
4 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) ITIL
2 29 (39.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 27 (36.49%) Kalman Filter
4 26 (35.14%) Information Security
5 23 (31.08%) Migration
6 22 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (28.38%) SIEM
8 15 (20.27%) Service Delivery
9 13 (17.57%) Security Architecture
10 11 (14.86%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (10.81%) Data Protection
12 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
12 6 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
13 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
14 4 (5.41%) TOGAF
14 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (5.41%) Project Management
14 4 (5.41%) SABSA
15 3 (4.05%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) Python
2 1 (1.35%) Ruby
2 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (47.30%) CISSP
2 33 (44.59%) CISM
3 26 (35.14%) CISMP
4 23 (31.08%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (20.27%) CCENT
6 5 (6.76%) CISA
7 4 (5.41%) Degree
7 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.05%) MCSE
8 3 (4.05%) CCIE
8 3 (4.05%) CCA
8 3 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.05%) CCEE
8 3 (4.05%) CCAA
9 2 (2.70%) ISEB
9 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.35%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.49%) QA
2 10 (13.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.05%) COBIT
4 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.35%) SLA
5 1 (1.35%) BS25999
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) MetaFrame
2 7 (9.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 7 (9.46%) XenApp
3 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.35%) NFS
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.35%) iptables
4 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Opsview
2 1 (1.35%) MOM
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (40.54%) Cisco
2 27 (36.49%) CheckPoint
2 27 (36.49%) Clearswift
3 26 (35.14%) Kaspersky
4 22 (29.73%) Citrix
5 15 (20.27%) VMware
6 14 (18.92%) AppSense
7 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
8 6 (8.11%) Wyse
9 4 (5.41%) EMC
9 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.70%) Splunk
10 2 (2.70%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.70%) HP
11 1 (1.35%) Intel
11 1 (1.35%) Symantec
11 1 (1.35%) McAfee
11 1 (1.35%) Websense
11 1 (1.35%) Avaya
11 1 (1.35%) Juniper
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