The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 195 195 200
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 71 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.94% 0.66% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.58% 9.40% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 51
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
741 468 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.85% 6.99% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 615 353 535
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 the North West

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Manchester +23 47 £47,500 -8.21% 6
Cheshire -21 9 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Merseyside +13 8 £51,000 +85.45%
Lancashire - 6 £37,500 - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 52 (50.98%) Information Security
2 35 (34.31%) Windows
3 33 (32.35%) Firewall
4 32 (31.37%) ITIL
4 32 (31.37%) CISSP
5 26 (25.49%) PCI DSS
6 23 (22.55%) Risk Management
7 22 (21.57%) CISM
7 22 (21.57%) Network Security
8 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
8 19 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 17 (16.67%) Finance
10 17 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
10 17 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (15.69%) ISMS
11 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (15.69%) UNIX
12 15 (14.71%) Law
12 15 (14.71%) Business Continuity
13 14 (13.73%) Project Management
13 14 (13.73%) Juniper
13 14 (13.73%) Security Architecture
13 14 (13.73%) Splunk
14 13 (12.75%) Banking
14 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
14 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (11.76%) Linux
16 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
16 10 (9.80%) WAN

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.90%) IIS
3 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
2 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) RMDS
2 1 (0.98%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (32.35%) Firewall
2 22 (21.57%) Network Security
3 10 (9.80%) WAN
3 10 (9.80%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.82%) LAN
5 7 (6.86%) LDAP
6 5 (4.90%) Internet
7 4 (3.92%) MPLS
7 4 (3.92%) SAN
7 4 (3.92%) VPN
7 4 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.96%) VoIP
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.98%) DHCP
9 1 (0.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (16.67%) Finance
2 15 (14.71%) Law
3 13 (12.75%) Banking
4 7 (6.86%) Retail
5 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (30.39%) Analyst
2 20 (19.61%) Security Analyst
3 14 (13.73%) Security Engineer
3 14 (13.73%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Consultant
5 10 (9.80%) Senior Security Analyst
5 10 (9.80%) Security Advisor
6 9 (8.82%) Information Security Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) Security Manager
7 8 (7.84%) Information Security Analyst
7 8 (7.84%) Information Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) Head of Information Security
8 7 (6.86%) Head of Security
8 7 (6.86%) Security Consultant
8 7 (6.86%) Administrator
9 6 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.88%) Security Administrator
9 6 (5.88%) Data Manager
10 5 (4.90%) CLAS Consultant
10 5 (4.90%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) JBoss Seam
2 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.82%) CESG
3 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.86%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (5.88%) RMADS
6 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.96%) CMDB
8 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.31%) Windows
2 19 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (15.69%) UNIX
4 12 (11.76%) Linux
5 8 (7.84%) Solaris
6 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.98%) Information Security
2 32 (31.37%) ITIL
3 23 (22.55%) Risk Management
4 17 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 17 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (15.69%) ISMS
6 15 (14.71%) Business Continuity
7 14 (13.73%) Project Management
7 14 (13.73%) Security Architecture
8 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (9.80%) Data Analysis
9 10 (9.80%) Network Design
10 9 (8.82%) SIEM
10 9 (8.82%) Migration
11 8 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (7.84%) Security Testing
11 8 (7.84%) Data Protection
11 8 (7.84%) Information Assurance
12 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.86%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.90%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) VB
2 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (31.37%) CISSP
2 22 (21.57%) CISM
3 10 (9.80%) CISA
3 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.84%) Degree
5 7 (6.86%) EnCE
6 6 (5.88%) CEH
7 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.90%) ISSAP
7 5 (4.90%) ISSMP
8 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.96%) ISEB
8 2 (1.96%) SSCP
9 1 (0.98%) CRISC
9 1 (0.98%) MCSD
9 1 (0.98%) HND
9 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.49%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 6 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (5.88%) ISO 9001
4 5 (4.90%) COBIT
5 4 (3.92%) SLA
5 4 (3.92%) QA
6 2 (1.96%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.98%) COSO
7 1 (0.98%) BS7799
System Software
1 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.90%) XenApp
4 4 (3.92%) MetaFrame
4 4 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.98%) XenServer
6 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.73%) Juniper
2 14 (13.73%) Splunk
3 10 (9.80%) CheckPoint
3 10 (9.80%) F5
4 9 (8.82%) Cisco
5 7 (6.86%) VMware
6 6 (5.88%) Citrix
7 4 (3.92%) EMC
7 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.92%) AppSense
7 4 (3.92%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.92%) IronPort
7 4 (3.92%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lancashire
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £6k car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Networking People
Salary: + Double OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Banking Benefits & Bo
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Your Housing Group
Salary: From £32,377 to £36,799 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
North West
DWF
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and pension
Posted: 21 days ago