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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 169 187 191
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 73 51 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.76% 0.94%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.62% 9.64% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 62 42 52
Average salary £47,500 £40,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.01% -0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £35,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £58,052 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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
628 529 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.17% 7.92% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 522 429 384
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,052
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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 -4 32 £42,250 +9.74% 2
Cheshire +17 28 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Merseyside +11 5 £40,000 -31.09%
Lancashire - 4 £47,750 - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 98 (59.04%) Information Security
2 48 (28.92%) Finance
3 46 (27.71%) CISSP
4 43 (25.90%) PCI DSS
5 39 (23.49%) Windows
6 38 (22.89%) ITIL
7 33 (19.88%) CISM
8 28 (16.87%) Penetration Testing
8 28 (16.87%) Risk Management
9 27 (16.27%) Telecoms
9 27 (16.27%) Security Management
9 27 (16.27%) Management Information System
9 27 (16.27%) Risk Assessment
10 26 (15.66%) UNIX
11 25 (15.06%) Firewall
11 25 (15.06%) Business Continuity
12 23 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
13 22 (13.25%) Security Architecture
14 20 (12.05%) ISO 9001
14 20 (12.05%) Banking
15 18 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (10.24%) Degree
16 17 (10.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 17 (10.24%) SQL Server
16 17 (10.24%) Migration
17 16 (9.64%) Project Management
17 16 (9.64%) Network Design
18 15 (9.04%) ISMS
19 14 (8.43%) ISO 14001

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (4.22%) IIS
2 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.81%) RMDS
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.02%) Office 365
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.06%) Firewall
2 14 (8.43%) Network Security
3 12 (7.23%) LDAP
3 12 (7.23%) Wireless
4 11 (6.63%) Internet
5 6 (3.61%) LAN
6 5 (3.01%) DNS
7 4 (2.41%) WLAN
8 3 (1.81%) VLAN
8 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.81%) SAN
8 3 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.81%) NAS
8 3 (1.81%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (1.20%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (1.20%) WAN
9 2 (1.20%) VoIP
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.60%) DHCP
10 1 (0.60%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.81%) OLAP
4 3 (1.81%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.60%) MySQL
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (28.92%) Finance
2 27 (16.27%) Telecoms
3 20 (12.05%) Banking
4 7 (4.22%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.22%) Law
5 5 (3.01%) Legal
6 4 (2.41%) Marketing
7 3 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) Retail
9 1 (0.60%) Electronics
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (19.88%) Security Manager
2 29 (17.47%) Security Engineer
3 21 (12.65%) Consultant
4 20 (12.05%) Information Manager
5 19 (11.45%) Information Security Manager
6 16 (9.64%) Administrator
7 15 (9.04%) Analyst
8 14 (8.43%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (7.23%) Information Security Engineer
10 11 (6.63%) Security Consultant
11 10 (6.02%) Data Manager
12 9 (5.42%) Security Administrator
12 9 (5.42%) Security Analyst
13 8 (4.82%) Head of Information Security
13 8 (4.82%) Head of Security
13 8 (4.82%) IT Security Manager
13 8 (4.82%) IT Administrator
14 7 (4.22%) IT Security Administrator
14 7 (4.22%) Senior Analyst
15 6 (3.61%) Business Analysis Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.61%) .NET
2 5 (3.01%) Web Services
3 4 (2.41%) JSP
3 4 (2.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.60%) jQuery
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.60%) HTML5
4 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.27%) Management Information System
2 18 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.22%) CESG
4 4 (2.41%) NHS
4 4 (2.41%) SCADA
4 4 (2.41%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.81%) Clustering
5 3 (1.81%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.81%) Replication
6 2 (1.20%) iSeries
6 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.60%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) iPhone
7 1 (0.60%) RMADS
7 1 (0.60%) DTV
7 1 (0.60%) GIS
7 1 (0.60%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.49%) Windows
2 26 (15.66%) UNIX
3 7 (4.22%) Linux
4 3 (1.81%) CentOS
4 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.81%) Debian
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (59.04%) Information Security
2 38 (22.89%) ITIL
3 28 (16.87%) Penetration Testing
3 28 (16.87%) Risk Management
4 27 (16.27%) Security Management
4 27 (16.27%) Risk Assessment
5 25 (15.06%) Business Continuity
6 23 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (13.25%) Security Architecture
8 17 (10.24%) Migration
9 16 (9.64%) Project Management
9 16 (9.64%) Network Design
10 15 (9.04%) ISMS
11 14 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (8.43%) Business Analysis
12 13 (7.83%) Data Protection
12 13 (7.83%) Information Security Management
12 13 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (7.83%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.61%) SQL
2 5 (3.01%) C#
3 4 (2.41%) Objective-C
3 4 (2.41%) Java
3 4 (2.41%) C
4 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.60%) PHP
6 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (27.71%) CISSP
2 33 (19.88%) CISM
3 17 (10.24%) Degree
4 13 (7.83%) CISA
5 11 (6.63%) Security Cleared
5 11 (6.63%) SC Cleared
6 10 (6.02%) ISEB
7 7 (4.22%) DV Cleared
8 5 (3.01%) CISMP
9 4 (2.41%) VCP4
9 4 (2.41%) CEH
10 3 (1.81%) ISSAP
10 3 (1.81%) ISSMP
10 3 (1.81%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.81%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.81%) NVQ Level 3
10 3 (1.81%) NVQ Level 4
10 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.81%) CCIE
10 3 (1.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (25.90%) PCI DSS
2 20 (12.05%) ISO 9001
3 17 (10.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 14 (8.43%) ISO 14001
5 7 (4.22%) JSP 440
5 7 (4.22%) COBIT
6 4 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.81%) SLA
8 1 (0.60%) COSO
8 1 (0.60%) BS7799
System Software
1 13 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) Nagios
2 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.42%) Cisco
3 8 (4.82%) VMware
4 6 (3.61%) Splunk
4 6 (3.61%) NetApp
5 5 (3.01%) ArcSight
6 4 (2.41%) F5
6 4 (2.41%) Juniper
6 4 (2.41%) Riverbed
7 3 (1.81%) Citrix
7 3 (1.81%) HP
7 3 (1.81%) EMC
7 3 (1.81%) New Relic
8 2 (1.20%) BT
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle
9 1 (0.60%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.60%) Avaya
9 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.60%) IBM
9 1 (0.60%) SAP
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