The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 221 166 190
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +24
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 25 81 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 1.10% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.18% 14.09% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 61 50
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,805 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -7.61%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
598 575 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.57% 7.79% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 474 478 445
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 -21 18 £35,000 -36.36% 5
Cheshire -19 6 £50,000 - 1
Merseyside -3 1 £43,500 +6.74% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 40 (47.62%) Information Security
2 37 (44.05%) ITIL
3 26 (30.95%) PCI DSS
4 22 (26.19%) ISMS
4 22 (26.19%) Project Management
4 22 (26.19%) Management Information System
5 21 (25.00%) Finance
5 21 (25.00%) CISSP
5 21 (25.00%) Degree
6 20 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 19 (22.62%) Windows
8 17 (20.24%) Firewall
8 17 (20.24%) VMware
9 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
9 16 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (17.86%) Information Security Management
10 15 (17.86%) Security Management
11 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (15.48%) Business Transformation
12 13 (15.48%) MS Project
12 13 (15.48%) Quality Management
13 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
13 12 (14.29%) CISM
13 12 (14.29%) Risk Management
13 12 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 12 (14.29%) ISO 9001
14 10 (11.90%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 12 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.19%) GroupWise
Applications
1 20 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.48%) MS Project
3 3 (3.57%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) Firewall
2 10 (11.90%) WAN
3 9 (10.71%) LAN
4 8 (9.52%) SAN
5 7 (8.33%) Internet
6 6 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.57%) Network Security
8 2 (2.38%) DNS
8 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.38%) VoIP
9 1 (1.19%) VLAN
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.19%) IPv6
9 1 (1.19%) VPN
9 1 (1.19%) DHCP
9 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Retail
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Local Government
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Consultant
2 17 (20.24%) Analyst
3 13 (15.48%) PMO Consultant
4 11 (13.10%) Security Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Technical Operations Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
7 5 (5.95%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Security Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Graduate
7 5 (5.95%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Administrator
8 4 (4.76%) Development Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Information Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Head of ICT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) COM
1 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.57%) RMADS
3 3 (3.57%) CESG
4 2 (2.38%) PKI
4 2 (2.38%) CMDB
5 1 (1.19%) RIA
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Windows
2 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.95%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.57%) UNIX
6 3 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.19%) AIX
7 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) Information Security
2 37 (44.05%) ITIL
3 22 (26.19%) ISMS
3 22 (26.19%) Project Management
4 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 16 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (17.86%) Information Security Management
5 15 (17.86%) Security Management
6 13 (15.48%) Business Transformation
6 13 (15.48%) Quality Management
7 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 12 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 9 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (9.52%) Time Management
10 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.33%) SIEM
11 6 (7.14%) Scrum
11 6 (7.14%) RUP
11 6 (7.14%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) Perl
1 2 (2.38%) Python
1 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) CISSP
1 21 (25.00%) Degree
2 12 (14.29%) CISM
3 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.33%) EnCE
5 6 (7.14%) CISA
6 4 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.76%) CCA
6 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.57%) CISMP
8 2 (2.38%) CRISC
9 1 (1.19%) CCENT
9 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.19%) ISSAP
9 1 (1.19%) ISSMP
9 1 (1.19%) CCNA
9 1 (1.19%) ISEB
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (30.95%) PCI DSS
2 12 (14.29%) ISO 9001
3 5 (5.95%) BS7799
4 4 (4.76%) ISO 14001
4 4 (4.76%) COBIT
4 4 (4.76%) QA
4 4 (4.76%) BS25999
5 3 (3.57%) COSO
5 3 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.38%) XenApp
4 1 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.19%) XenServer
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) SCCM
2 5 (5.95%) SCOM
3 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) VMware
2 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.52%) Citrix
4 6 (7.14%) Cisco
5 5 (5.95%) Apple
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle
6 3 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.19%) Dell
7 1 (1.19%) EMC
7 1 (1.19%) CA
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.19%) AppSense
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Excellent salary and flexible benefits scheme
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