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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 211 164 190
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +26
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 42 78 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 1.09% 0.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.57% 13.83% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 64 55
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -13.33%
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
639 564 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.71% 7.88% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 517 459 523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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 August 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 August 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 -8 32 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Cheshire -32 7 £50,000 - 1
Merseyside -2 2 £47,250 +15.95% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 29 (37.18%) Information Security
2 28 (35.90%) ITIL
3 27 (34.62%) Windows
4 21 (26.92%) Firewall
4 21 (26.92%) PCI DSS
5 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (24.36%) Active Directory
6 18 (23.08%) CISSP
6 18 (23.08%) VMware
7 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
7 17 (21.79%) ISMS
8 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (19.23%) WAN
10 14 (17.95%) LAN
10 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
11 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (16.67%) Network Security
12 12 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
13 11 (14.10%) Finance
13 11 (14.10%) CISM
13 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
14 10 (12.82%) Citrix
14 10 (12.82%) Juniper
14 10 (12.82%) SAN
14 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
15 9 (11.54%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) GroupWise
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Project
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) RMDS
2 1 (1.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) Firewall
2 15 (19.23%) WAN
3 14 (17.95%) LAN
4 13 (16.67%) Network Security
5 10 (12.82%) SAN
6 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.41%) Internet
7 5 (6.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (5.13%) VPN
9 3 (3.85%) MPLS
10 2 (2.56%) DNS
10 2 (2.56%) VoIP
11 1 (1.28%) DHCP
11 1 (1.28%) HTTP
11 1 (1.28%) IPv6
11 1 (1.28%) VLAN
11 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Retail
3 7 (8.97%) Law
4 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 4 (5.13%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.56%) Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Analyst
2 19 (24.36%) Security Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Consultant
5 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Information Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Senior Security Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Security Advisor
6 6 (7.69%) Technical Operations Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Operations Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Security Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Security Officer
8 4 (5.13%) Web Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) ScrumMaster
8 4 (5.13%) PMO Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) COM
1 1 (1.28%) Web Services
1 1 (1.28%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.41%) CESG
3 4 (5.13%) RMADS
4 3 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) CMDB
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (11.54%) Linux
5 9 (11.54%) UNIX
6 7 (8.97%) Solaris
7 5 (6.41%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.13%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) Information Security
2 28 (35.90%) ITIL
3 17 (21.79%) ISMS
4 16 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
7 9 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 9 (11.54%) SIEM
8 8 (10.26%) Information Security Management
8 8 (10.26%) Security Management
8 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.26%) Project Management
8 8 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.41%) Content Management
10 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.13%) Scrum
11 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.13%) Network Design
11 4 (5.13%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.85%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) Python
2 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) CISSP
2 11 (14.10%) CISM
3 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
4 9 (11.54%) Degree
5 7 (8.97%) EnCE
6 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.85%) CISMP
7 3 (3.85%) CISA
8 2 (2.56%) CRISC
8 2 (2.56%) ISSAP
8 2 (2.56%) ISSMP
8 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.28%) CEH
9 1 (1.28%) MCSD
9 1 (1.28%) ISEB
9 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.41%) QA
2 5 (6.41%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.41%) BS7799
3 4 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.56%) COBIT
4 2 (2.56%) SLA
4 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 19 (24.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.41%) XenApp
5 4 (5.13%) MetaFrame
5 4 (5.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.28%) XenServer
6 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (6.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) VMware
2 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.82%) Citrix
3 10 (12.82%) Juniper
4 8 (10.26%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.97%) Cisco
5 7 (8.97%) F5
5 7 (8.97%) Splunk
6 4 (5.13%) EMC
6 4 (5.13%) AppSense
6 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.13%) Apple
7 3 (3.85%) SAP
7 3 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 3 (3.85%) IronPort
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle
9 1 (1.28%) Dell
North West
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great benefits & package
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Great benefits & package
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago