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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 55 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.62% 0.94% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.94% 13.95% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +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
67 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.59% 6.76% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 30
Average salary £40,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
Liverpool +14 5 £57,500 -
Wirral -2 3 £40,000 +45.45%
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (83.33%) CISSP
2 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 7 (58.33%) CISM
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) COBIT
5 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
5 5 (41.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (41.67%) ISSAP
5 5 (41.67%) ISSMP
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (25.00%) Coaching
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Splunk
7 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
7 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) Service Management
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
7 3 (25.00%) Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) Law
8 2 (16.67%) CISA
8 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Information Systems Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (25.00%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 7 (58.33%) CISM
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) ISSAP
4 5 (41.67%) ISSMP
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) CISA
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (41.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (41.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
1 3 (25.00%) ArcSight