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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 66 106 77
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -29
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 35 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.62% 0.21% 1.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 2.04% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 13
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,800 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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
245 147 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.35% 10.22% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 139 98 77
Average salary £45,000 £35,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -31.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,475 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 March 2015.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 29 (60.42%) Information Security
2 27 (56.25%) Finance
3 25 (52.08%) CISSP
4 24 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 17 (35.42%) ITIL
6 16 (33.33%) Degree
7 14 (29.17%) Coaching
8 13 (27.08%) Project Management
8 13 (27.08%) Windows
9 12 (25.00%) SQL
9 12 (25.00%) Security Architecture
10 11 (22.92%) Performance Management
10 11 (22.92%) Splunk
10 11 (22.92%) Portfolio Management
10 11 (22.92%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.92%) Change Management
11 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.83%) ArcSight
11 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
11 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
11 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 10 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (18.75%) C#
13 8 (16.67%) IIS
13 8 (16.67%) Service Management
13 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
13 8 (16.67%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (16.67%) IIS
2 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) SMTP
1 4 (8.33%) FTP
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
1 4 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 4 (8.33%) Intranet
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) LAN
2 3 (6.25%) WLAN
3 2 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.08%) PBX
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
General
1 27 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Analyst
1 14 (29.17%) Consultant
2 12 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 12 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 12 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) IT Support
5 8 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
5 8 (16.67%) Security Officer
6 6 (12.50%) Security Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Security Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Information Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 3 (6.25%) SCADA
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Information Security
2 17 (35.42%) ITIL
3 14 (29.17%) Coaching
4 13 (27.08%) Project Management
5 12 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 11 (22.92%) Portfolio Management
6 11 (22.92%) Performance Management
6 11 (22.92%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (22.92%) Change Management
7 10 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
8 8 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 8 (16.67%) Investment Management
8 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 8 (16.67%) Service Management
9 7 (14.58%) Security Management
9 7 (14.58%) Supplier Management
9 7 (14.58%) Cyber Security
9 7 (14.58%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (10.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 9 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (52.08%) CISSP
2 16 (33.33%) Degree
3 7 (14.58%) CISM
4 6 (12.50%) MCP
5 4 (8.33%) CISMP
6 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.25%) CISA
6 3 (6.25%) MBA
7 1 (2.08%) GIAC
7 1 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) COBIT
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) NFS
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
1 11 (22.92%) Splunk
2 10 (20.83%) ArcSight
3 4 (8.33%) Remedy
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) McAfee
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Dell
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Apple