The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 55 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.10% 1.03% 0.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.62% 12.77% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £58,052 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.09% +45.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £58,052 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £58,052 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
ISO/IEC 27001
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 Merseyside region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
58 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.72% 8.10% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 33
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £22,425
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £58,052
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Trend in Merseyside

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in Merseyside

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wirral - 4 £40,000 -
Liverpool +9 1 £57,500 -0.95%
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
3 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
4 7 (53.85%) CISM
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) COBIT
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
7 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (30.77%) ISSAP
7 4 (30.77%) ISSMP
8 3 (23.08%) Service Management
8 3 (23.08%) Coaching
8 3 (23.08%) IIS
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
8 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
8 3 (23.08%) Splunk
8 3 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (23.08%) ArcSight
8 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 2 (15.38%) CISA
9 2 (15.38%) Law
9 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
9 2 (15.38%) Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Information Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Information Systems Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) CISM
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) ISSAP
4 4 (30.77%) ISSMP
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) CISA
7 1 (7.69%) PCI QSA
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) PCI DSS
2 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (30.77%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Splunk
1 3 (23.08%) ArcSight