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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 168 198 204
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 89 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 0.68% 0.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.66% 9.04% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 72 36 55
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +2.15%
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
763 520 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.46% 7.49% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 647 372 511
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +27 55 £47,000 +16.04% 7
Cheshire -1 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Merseyside +14 7 £54,250 +97.27%
Lancashire - 5 £45,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 72 (54.14%) Information Security
2 47 (35.34%) Windows
3 35 (26.32%) Firewall
4 33 (24.81%) CISSP
5 31 (23.31%) ITIL
6 29 (21.80%) Finance
7 28 (21.05%) Risk Management
7 28 (21.05%) PCI DSS
8 26 (19.55%) Penetration Testing
8 26 (19.55%) CISM
8 26 (19.55%) UNIX
9 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
9 23 (17.29%) Network Security
10 21 (15.79%) Management Information System
10 21 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 21 (15.79%) Security Architecture
11 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (14.29%) Business Continuity
11 19 (14.29%) Project Management
12 17 (12.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 16 (12.03%) Law
13 16 (12.03%) ISMS
13 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (12.03%) Network Design
14 15 (11.28%) Splunk
14 15 (11.28%) Telecoms
14 15 (11.28%) Risk Assessment
14 15 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (10.53%) Security Management
15 14 (10.53%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (4.51%) IIS
1 6 (4.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) MS Office
2 3 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) RMDS
2 1 (0.75%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (26.32%) Firewall
2 23 (17.29%) Network Security
3 13 (9.77%) LAN
4 10 (7.52%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.77%) WAN
5 9 (6.77%) LDAP
6 7 (5.26%) Internet
7 6 (4.51%) Wireless
8 4 (3.01%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (3.01%) MPLS
8 4 (3.01%) SAN
8 4 (3.01%) WLAN
8 4 (3.01%) VPN
9 2 (1.50%) DNS
9 2 (1.50%) VoIP
9 2 (1.50%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (21.80%) Finance
2 16 (12.03%) Law
3 15 (11.28%) Telecoms
4 14 (10.53%) Banking
5 5 (3.76%) Retail
6 4 (3.01%) Legal
6 4 (3.01%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (21.80%) Analyst
2 22 (16.54%) Security Engineer
3 19 (14.29%) Consultant
4 18 (13.53%) Security Analyst
5 16 (12.03%) Security Manager
6 14 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (9.77%) Information Security Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) Security Consultant
9 10 (7.52%) Administrator
9 10 (7.52%) Senior Security Analyst
9 10 (7.52%) Security Advisor
10 9 (6.77%) Information Manager
10 9 (6.77%) Data Manager
10 9 (6.77%) Information Security Manager
10 9 (6.77%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (6.02%) Security Administrator
11 8 (6.02%) Head of Security
11 8 (6.02%) Head of Information Security
12 6 (4.51%) Information Security Analyst
12 6 (4.51%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.01%) JSP
2 3 (2.26%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.77%) CESG
3 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (4.51%) RMADS
6 4 (3.01%) SCADA
7 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.50%) CMDB
9 1 (0.75%) iPhone
9 1 (0.75%) iPad
9 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.34%) Windows
2 26 (19.55%) UNIX
3 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.77%) Linux
6 8 (6.02%) Solaris
7 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (54.14%) Information Security
2 31 (23.31%) ITIL
3 28 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 26 (19.55%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (15.79%) Security Architecture
6 19 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 19 (14.29%) Project Management
7 16 (12.03%) Network Design
7 16 (12.03%) ISMS
8 15 (11.28%) Risk Assessment
8 15 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (10.53%) Security Management
9 14 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (9.02%) Information Assurance
10 12 (9.02%) Migration
11 11 (8.27%) Data Protection
12 10 (7.52%) Data Analysis
12 10 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (6.77%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.51%) SQL
2 3 (2.26%) VB
2 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (24.81%) CISSP
2 26 (19.55%) CISM
3 11 (8.27%) CISA
4 10 (7.52%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.52%) Degree
5 6 (4.51%) CEH
6 5 (3.76%) ISSAP
6 5 (3.76%) ISSMP
6 5 (3.76%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.01%) EnCE
7 4 (3.01%) ISEB
8 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.50%) SSCP
9 2 (1.50%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (1.50%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (0.75%) MCSD
10 1 (0.75%) HND
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 17 (12.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 10 (7.52%) ISO 9001
4 7 (5.26%) ISO 14001
5 6 (4.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (3.76%) COBIT
7 4 (3.01%) QA
7 4 (3.01%) JSP 440
8 3 (2.26%) SLA
9 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.75%) BS7799
10 1 (0.75%) COSO
System Software
1 21 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.76%) XenApp
4 4 (3.01%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.01%) MetaFrame
4 4 (3.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.75%) XenServer
5 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.28%) Splunk
3 14 (10.53%) Juniper
4 10 (7.52%) CheckPoint
4 10 (7.52%) VMware
4 10 (7.52%) F5
5 9 (6.77%) Cisco
6 7 (5.26%) EMC
6 7 (5.26%) Citrix
7 5 (3.76%) ArcSight
8 4 (3.01%) IronPort
8 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.01%) AppSense
8 4 (3.01%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.26%) NetApp
9 3 (2.26%) HP
10 1 (0.75%) IBM
10 1 (0.75%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle
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