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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 207 195 192
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 55 53 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.78% 0.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.14% 10.84% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 46 65
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
676 489 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.15% 7.16% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 556 390 559
Average salary £40,000 £39,650 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% +5.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +12 41 £45,000 -13.04% 6
Merseyside +7 5 £51,000 +20.00% 4
Cheshire -27 4 £26,750 -38.85%
Lancashire -2 3 £37,500 +15.38%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 32 (39.51%) Information Security
2 29 (35.80%) ITIL
3 26 (32.10%) Windows
4 25 (30.86%) Firewall
5 20 (24.69%) CISSP
5 20 (24.69%) Network Security
5 20 (24.69%) PCI DSS
5 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (20.99%) ISMS
6 17 (20.99%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (18.52%) Risk Management
8 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
9 14 (17.28%) Juniper
9 14 (17.28%) Management Information System
9 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
10 13 (16.05%) CISM
10 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
11 11 (13.58%) WAN
11 11 (13.58%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (12.35%) Data Analysis
12 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
12 10 (12.35%) F5
12 10 (12.35%) Splunk
12 10 (12.35%) LAN
12 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
12 10 (12.35%) CheckPoint
12 10 (12.35%) Linux
12 10 (12.35%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) RMDS
2 1 (1.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) Firewall
2 20 (24.69%) Network Security
3 11 (13.58%) WAN
4 10 (12.35%) LAN
4 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (4.94%) SAN
5 4 (4.94%) MPLS
5 4 (4.94%) VPN
6 3 (3.70%) Internet
7 2 (2.47%) VoIP
8 1 (1.23%) DHCP
8 1 (1.23%) DNS
8 1 (1.23%) LDAP
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (12.35%) Law
2 9 (11.11%) Retail
3 7 (8.64%) Finance
4 5 (6.17%) Legal
4 5 (6.17%) Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 19 (23.46%) Security Analyst
3 14 (17.28%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Senior Security Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Security Advisor
5 9 (11.11%) Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Information Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Security Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Security Manager
7 5 (6.17%) CLAS Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Information Security Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Deskside Support
8 4 (4.94%) Security Officer
8 4 (4.94%) Web Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.23%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.11%) CESG
3 7 (8.64%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (7.41%) RMADS
5 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) CMDB
7 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.10%) Windows
2 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.35%) Linux
4 10 (12.35%) UNIX
5 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.88%) Solaris
6 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.23%) AIX
7 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) Information Security
2 29 (35.80%) ITIL
3 17 (20.99%) ISMS
3 17 (20.99%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (18.52%) Risk Management
5 11 (13.58%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (12.35%) Data Analysis
7 9 (11.11%) Project Management
7 9 (11.11%) SIEM
8 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.64%) Security Architecture
9 6 (7.41%) Information Assurance
9 6 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (7.41%) Security Testing
9 6 (7.41%) Web Development
9 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.41%) Business Continuity
10 5 (6.17%) Security Management
10 5 (6.17%) Information Security Management
10 5 (6.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.70%) PHP
2 3 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) CISSP
2 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
3 13 (16.05%) CISM
4 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.64%) EnCE
6 6 (7.41%) Degree
7 5 (6.17%) CISA
7 5 (6.17%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.94%) ISSAP
8 4 (4.94%) ISSMP
9 3 (3.70%) CEH
10 2 (2.47%) CRISC
10 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.47%) SSCP
11 1 (1.23%) ISEB
11 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.23%) MCSD
11 1 (1.23%) HND
11 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.69%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (6.17%) QA
4 4 (4.94%) COBIT
4 4 (4.94%) SLA
4 4 (4.94%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (2.47%) BS7799
6 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.23%) COSO
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.17%) XenApp
4 4 (4.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (4.94%) MetaFrame
5 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.23%) XenServer
6 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCOM
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) Juniper
3 10 (12.35%) F5
3 10 (12.35%) Splunk
3 10 (12.35%) CheckPoint
4 9 (11.11%) Cisco
5 8 (9.88%) VMware
6 7 (8.64%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.94%) IronPort
7 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.94%) EMC
7 4 (4.94%) AppSense
8 3 (3.70%) SAP
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle
10 1 (1.23%) Fortinet
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £71500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Varied
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40K to 45K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago