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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 196 199 199
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 64 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 0.67% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.85% 9.36% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55 37 52
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 £33,816 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
723 481 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.62% 7.14% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 603 365 536
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £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 20 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 20 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 +14 47 £47,500 -6.86% 5
Merseyside +15 8 £51,000 +85.45%
Lancashire - 6 £37,500 -
Cheshire -32 3 £26,000 -38.82% 6
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 44 (46.81%) Information Security
2 33 (35.11%) Firewall
3 32 (34.04%) ITIL
4 30 (31.91%) CISSP
5 29 (30.85%) Windows
6 25 (26.60%) PCI DSS
7 22 (23.40%) Network Security
8 21 (22.34%) CISM
8 21 (22.34%) Risk Management
9 19 (20.21%) Active Directory
9 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
11 17 (18.09%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (17.02%) ISMS
13 14 (14.89%) Splunk
13 14 (14.89%) Business Continuity
13 14 (14.89%) Juniper
13 14 (14.89%) Project Management
13 14 (14.89%) Law
14 13 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (12.77%) Linux
15 12 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
16 11 (11.70%) Security Architecture
16 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
17 10 (10.64%) Finance
17 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
17 10 (10.64%) UNIX
17 10 (10.64%) CheckPoint
17 10 (10.64%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.32%) IIS
2 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
2 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) RMDS
2 1 (1.06%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (35.11%) Firewall
2 22 (23.40%) Network Security
3 10 (10.64%) WAN
3 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.57%) LAN
5 7 (7.45%) LDAP
6 5 (5.32%) Internet
7 4 (4.26%) MPLS
7 4 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (4.26%) SAN
7 4 (4.26%) VPN
8 2 (2.13%) VoIP
9 1 (1.06%) DHCP
9 1 (1.06%) DNS
9 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.89%) Law
2 10 (10.64%) Finance
3 9 (9.57%) Banking
4 7 (7.45%) Retail
5 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.19%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (32.98%) Analyst
2 20 (21.28%) Security Analyst
3 14 (14.89%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) Consultant
5 10 (10.64%) Security Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Senior Security Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Security Advisor
6 8 (8.51%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Information Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Administrator
7 7 (7.45%) Security Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Security Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Security Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Head of Information Security
8 6 (6.38%) Head of Security
8 6 (6.38%) Information Security Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.32%) Data Manager
9 5 (5.32%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) Web Services
2 1 (1.06%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.57%) CESG
3 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.45%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (6.38%) RMADS
6 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.13%) CMDB
8 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Windows
2 19 (20.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (12.77%) Linux
5 10 (10.64%) UNIX
6 8 (8.51%) Solaris
7 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (46.81%) Information Security
2 32 (34.04%) ITIL
3 21 (22.34%) Risk Management
4 17 (18.09%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (17.02%) ISMS
6 14 (14.89%) Business Continuity
6 14 (14.89%) Project Management
7 13 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (11.70%) Security Architecture
10 10 (10.64%) Data Analysis
11 9 (9.57%) Migration
11 9 (9.57%) SIEM
12 8 (8.51%) Security Testing
12 8 (8.51%) Information Assurance
13 7 (7.45%) Vulnerability Management
13 7 (7.45%) Data Protection
13 7 (7.45%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) SQL
2 3 (3.19%) VB
2 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (31.91%) CISSP
2 21 (22.34%) CISM
3 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.57%) CISA
5 8 (8.51%) Degree
6 7 (7.45%) EnCE
7 6 (6.38%) CEH
8 5 (5.32%) ISSAP
8 5 (5.32%) ISSMP
8 5 (5.32%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.19%) ISEB
10 2 (2.13%) SSCP
10 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.06%) MCSD
11 1 (1.06%) HND
11 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.06%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.60%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.38%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (5.32%) COBIT
3 5 (5.32%) QA
4 4 (4.26%) SLA
5 2 (2.13%) ISO 14001
5 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.06%) COSO
6 1 (1.06%) BS7799
6 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.32%) XenApp
4 4 (4.26%) MetaFrame
4 4 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.06%) XenServer
6 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.89%) Juniper
2 14 (14.89%) Splunk
3 10 (10.64%) F5
3 10 (10.64%) CheckPoint
4 9 (9.57%) Cisco
5 7 (7.45%) VMware
6 6 (6.38%) Citrix
7 4 (4.26%) IronPort
7 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.26%) ArcSight
7 4 (4.26%) AppSense
7 4 (4.26%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.26%) EMC
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle
8 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + £6k car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: + Double OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Cheshire
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Banking Benefits & Bo
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Your Housing Group
Salary: From £32,377 to £36,799 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
North West
DWF
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and pension
Posted: 18 days ago