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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 67 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 36 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.65% 0.74% 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.65% 9.60% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +39.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
204 125 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.02% 7.75% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 134 76 51
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,000 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 47 (74.60%) Information Security
2 43 (68.25%) Finance
3 41 (65.08%) CISSP
4 34 (53.97%) PCI DSS
5 29 (46.03%) Degree
6 21 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
7 19 (30.16%) CISM
7 19 (30.16%) Cyber Security
8 18 (28.57%) ITIL
9 17 (26.98%) Project Management
10 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
10 15 (23.81%) Splunk
11 14 (22.22%) Coaching
11 14 (22.22%) Windows
12 12 (19.05%) Security Management
12 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
12 12 (19.05%) Data Protection
12 12 (19.05%) Security Architecture
13 11 (17.46%) Performance Management
13 11 (17.46%) COBIT
13 11 (17.46%) IIS
13 11 (17.46%) Portfolio Management
13 11 (17.46%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (15.87%) ArcSight
14 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (15.87%) Mobile Payment
14 10 (15.87%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (15.87%) SCADA
14 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
14 10 (15.87%) Information Assurance

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 11 (17.46%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Intranet
1 8 (12.70%) Internet
2 6 (9.52%) LAN
2 6 (9.52%) WLAN
3 3 (4.76%) SAN
4 2 (3.17%) Firewall
4 2 (3.17%) Network Security
5 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.59%) PBX
5 1 (1.59%) SMTP
5 1 (1.59%) FTP
5 1 (1.59%) HTTP
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
General
1 43 (68.25%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
3 9 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Consultant
2 16 (25.40%) Analyst
2 16 (25.40%) Security Manager
3 15 (23.81%) Information Manager
3 15 (23.81%) Information Security Manager
4 13 (20.63%) Information Security Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Security Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Information Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Security Consultant
6 8 (12.70%) Information Security Officer
6 8 (12.70%) Security Officer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Manager
7 6 (9.52%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Cryptography
1 10 (15.87%) SCADA
1 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
1 10 (15.87%) Mobile Payment
1 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Open Source
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) UNIX
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) Information Security
2 21 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 19 (30.16%) Cyber Security
4 18 (28.57%) ITIL
5 17 (26.98%) Project Management
6 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 14 (22.22%) Coaching
8 12 (19.05%) Security Management
8 12 (19.05%) Risk Management
8 12 (19.05%) Data Protection
8 12 (19.05%) Security Architecture
9 11 (17.46%) Portfolio Management
9 11 (17.46%) Performance Management
9 11 (17.46%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (15.87%) Information Assurance
10 10 (15.87%) Business Continuity
11 9 (14.29%) Service Management
12 8 (12.70%) Supplier Management
12 8 (12.70%) Investment Management
12 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.76%) C#
3 3 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (65.08%) CISSP
2 29 (46.03%) Degree
3 19 (30.16%) CISM
4 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
4 10 (15.87%) CISA
5 9 (14.29%) CISMP
6 6 (9.52%) MBA
7 3 (4.76%) GIAC
8 2 (3.17%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (3.17%) MCP
8 2 (3.17%) ISEB
9 1 (1.59%) SSCP
9 1 (1.59%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (53.97%) PCI DSS
2 11 (17.46%) COBIT
3 4 (6.35%) SLA
4 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) vSphere
2 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Nagios
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Splunk
2 10 (15.87%) ArcSight
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.52%) Oracle
5 5 (7.94%) VMware
6 4 (6.35%) Remedy
7 3 (4.76%) F5
8 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.59%) McAfee
8 1 (1.59%) Sophos
8 1 (1.59%) Websense
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) Citrix
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.59%) Apple
8 1 (1.59%) Symantec