The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 70 72 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +31
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 27 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.12% 2.02% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 12.50% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 3
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
ISO/IEC 27001
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
135 224 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.60% 16.17% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 100 132 108
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 48 (88.89%) CISSP
2 40 (74.07%) PCI DSS
3 35 (64.81%) Degree
4 34 (62.96%) Security Operations
5 32 (59.26%) Performance Management
5 32 (59.26%) Portfolio Management
5 32 (59.26%) Security Architecture
5 32 (59.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 31 (57.41%) Splunk
6 31 (57.41%) Data Centre
6 31 (57.41%) ArcSight
6 31 (57.41%) IIS
6 31 (57.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 31 (57.41%) IISP
7 30 (55.56%) Project Management
8 26 (48.15%) Test Strategy
9 25 (46.30%) Law
10 22 (40.74%) Information Security
11 20 (37.04%) SIEM
12 17 (31.48%) Network Security
13 16 (29.63%) CISM
13 16 (29.63%) QRadar
14 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
14 9 (16.67%) Finance
14 9 (16.67%) ITIL
15 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (12.96%) Security Management
15 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
16 6 (11.11%) Analytics
17 5 (9.26%) CHFI

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 31 (57.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) nginx
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) Network Security
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) SMTP
2 1 (1.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
General
1 25 (46.30%) Law
2 9 (16.67%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Consultant
1 31 (57.41%) Security Consultant
2 24 (44.44%) IT Consultant
2 24 (44.44%) IT Security Consultant
3 11 (20.37%) Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Information Manager
5 9 (16.67%) Security Manager
6 8 (14.81%) Security Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) SIEM Consultant
6 8 (14.81%) Vulnerability Consultant
7 7 (12.96%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (11.11%) IT Analyst
8 6 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (11.11%) Senior Security Consultant
9 5 (9.26%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (7.41%) Compliance Consultant
10 4 (7.41%) IT Risk Consultant
10 4 (7.41%) IT Security Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) Risk Consultant
10 4 (7.41%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) LAMP
1 1 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 31 (57.41%) Data Centre
1 31 (57.41%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) SCADA
4 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) CentOS
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Security Operations
2 32 (59.26%) Performance Management
2 32 (59.26%) Portfolio Management
2 32 (59.26%) Security Architecture
2 32 (59.26%) Vulnerability Management
3 30 (55.56%) Project Management
4 26 (48.15%) Test Strategy
5 22 (40.74%) Information Security
6 20 (37.04%) SIEM
7 9 (16.67%) ITIL
7 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.96%) Security Management
8 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.11%) Analytics
10 5 (9.26%) Ethical Hacking
11 4 (7.41%) Information Assurance
11 4 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (5.56%) Change Management
12 3 (5.56%) Data Analytics
12 3 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.85%) Perl
1 1 (1.85%) Python
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (88.89%) CISSP
2 35 (64.81%) Degree
3 31 (57.41%) IISP
4 16 (29.63%) CISM
5 5 (9.26%) CEH
5 5 (9.26%) CHFI
5 5 (9.26%) CISA
5 5 (9.26%) ECSA
6 4 (7.41%) CRISC
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (74.07%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) ArcSight
1 31 (57.41%) Splunk
2 2 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
3 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat