The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 17799 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 117 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.052% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.76% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £58,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +22.10%
ISO/IEC 17799
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
145 198 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.41% 10.36% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 115 154 96
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISO/IEC 17799
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 17799 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 17799
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the Cheshire region.

ISO/IEC 17799 Salary Trend in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 17799
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ISO/IEC 17799 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ISO/IEC 17799 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 17799.

1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 7 (63.64%) Network Design
2 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Server Hardening
3 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Wealth Management
4 5 (45.45%) Security Management
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Database Security
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) COBIT
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 4 (36.36%) MBA
5 4 (36.36%) C
5 4 (36.36%) C++
5 4 (36.36%) CISSP
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) CISA
5 4 (36.36%) CISM
5 4 (36.36%) GIS
5 4 (36.36%) Financial Institution
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Data Protection

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ISO/IEC 17799 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 17799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Information Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Information Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Network Design
2 7 (63.64%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Server Hardening
3 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Wealth Management
4 5 (45.45%) Security Management
5 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Database Security
6 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
1 4 (36.36%) CISA
1 4 (36.36%) CISM
1 4 (36.36%) MBA
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) COBIT