The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 110 115 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 29 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.22% 0.49% 1.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.74% 6.13% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 20
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £30,500 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
211 163 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.88% 7.93% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 178 141 164
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,050 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Birmingham region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Trend in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001.

1 38 (66.67%) Information Security
2 22 (38.60%) CISSP
3 19 (33.33%) CISM
4 17 (29.82%) ISO 9001
5 16 (28.07%) CISA
6 15 (26.32%) PCI DSS
7 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
8 11 (19.30%) Legal
8 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
8 11 (19.30%) Degree
9 10 (17.54%) ITIL
9 10 (17.54%) Finance
9 10 (17.54%) Risk Management
10 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 9 (15.79%) Security Management
11 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
11 8 (14.04%) Business Development
11 8 (14.04%) Law
12 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
12 7 (12.28%) Information Security Management
12 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
13 6 (10.53%) COSO
13 6 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (10.53%) Process Management
13 6 (10.53%) VMware
13 6 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 6 (10.53%) MS Project
13 6 (10.53%) Symantec
13 6 (10.53%) Project Management

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (19.30%) Legal
2 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 8 (14.04%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Security Officer
1 10 (17.54%) Information Security Officer
2 9 (15.79%) Security Manager
2 9 (15.79%) Information Manager
2 9 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
3 8 (14.04%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Audit Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Project Coordinator
4 6 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 6 (10.53%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Data Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Data Centre Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Information Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Compliance Manager
8 2 (3.51%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) CESG
3 3 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (5.26%) RMADS
4 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) UNIX
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Information Security
2 10 (17.54%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Risk Management
3 9 (15.79%) Security Management
4 8 (14.04%) Business Development
5 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
5 7 (12.28%) Information Security Management
5 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (10.53%) Process Management
6 6 (10.53%) Project Management
7 5 (8.77%) ISMS
8 4 (7.02%) IT Governance
8 4 (7.02%) Security Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.26%) Information Assurance
9 3 (5.26%) Security Architecture
10 2 (3.51%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) C#
2 1 (1.75%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) CISSP
2 19 (33.33%) CISM
3 16 (28.07%) CISA
4 11 (19.30%) Degree
5 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
6 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.26%) IRCA
8 3 (5.26%) CEH
9 2 (3.51%) SSCP
10 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) ISO 9001
2 15 (26.32%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.53%) COSO
3 6 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (7.02%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) VMware
2 6 (10.53%) Symantec
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
4 3 (5.26%) Tripwire
4 3 (5.26%) LogRhythm
4 3 (5.26%) Tufin