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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank - 64 67
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.51% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 5.08% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £51,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
45 59 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.51% 9.93% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 49
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (57.14%) COBIT
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Law
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (42.86%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Information Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) COBIT
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Splunk
1 3 (42.86%) ArcSight