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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 163 227 179
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -48
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 88 22 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 0.32% 1.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.84% 3.68% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 78 16 59
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,514 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -5.00%
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
636 598 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.97% 8.58% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 496 471 483
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +40 52 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cheshire +17 25 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Merseyside - 6 £57,500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 73 (43.98%) Information Security
2 49 (29.52%) ITIL
2 49 (29.52%) Management Information System
3 48 (28.92%) Finance
4 40 (24.10%) Windows
5 37 (22.29%) CISSP
6 36 (21.69%) PCI DSS
7 30 (18.07%) Risk Management
7 30 (18.07%) Service Management
8 29 (17.47%) Risk Assessment
9 28 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (16.27%) Penetration Testing
10 27 (16.27%) Degree
10 27 (16.27%) UNIX
11 26 (15.66%) SQL
11 26 (15.66%) Security Management
12 23 (13.86%) Project Management
12 23 (13.86%) Security Architecture
13 22 (13.25%) Server Hardening
13 22 (13.25%) Firewall
13 22 (13.25%) CISM
13 22 (13.25%) Business Continuity
13 22 (13.25%) Telecoms
13 22 (13.25%) Network Design
14 21 (12.65%) Microsoft
15 19 (11.45%) ISO 9001
15 19 (11.45%) Linux
16 18 (10.84%) Web Services
16 18 (10.84%) Cisco
16 18 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 10 (6.02%) IIS
1 10 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.41%) Drupal
4 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS Office
1 5 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.25%) Firewall
2 11 (6.63%) VoIP
2 11 (6.63%) Network Security
3 9 (5.42%) Internet
3 9 (5.42%) DNS
4 6 (3.61%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.61%) VPN
4 6 (3.61%) SAN
5 5 (3.01%) Wireless
5 5 (3.01%) SMTP
6 4 (2.41%) Broadband
6 4 (2.41%) NAS
7 3 (1.81%) VLAN
7 3 (1.81%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.81%) LAN
7 3 (1.81%) WLAN
8 2 (1.20%) SNMP
8 2 (1.20%) LDAP
8 2 (1.20%) SSL
8 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.61%) MySQL
5 5 (3.01%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (3.01%) OLAP
6 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.20%) Big Data
8 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (28.92%) Finance
2 22 (13.25%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.43%) Banking
4 6 (3.61%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.01%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.01%) Law
6 4 (2.41%) Marketing
7 3 (1.81%) Legal
8 2 (1.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) Electronics
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (22.89%) Consultant
2 30 (18.07%) Security Engineer
3 26 (15.66%) Analyst
4 17 (10.24%) Security Manager
5 15 (9.04%) Service Management Consultant
5 15 (9.04%) Developer
5 15 (9.04%) Management Consultant
6 13 (7.83%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (7.83%) Security Analyst
6 13 (7.83%) Information Manager
7 12 (7.23%) Business Analyst
8 11 (6.63%) IT Consultant
8 11 (6.63%) Security Consultant
8 11 (6.63%) Senior Business Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) SQL Developer
10 9 (5.42%) Information Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Information Security Analyst
11 8 (4.82%) Administrator
11 8 (4.82%) Report Developer
12 7 (4.22%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.84%) Web Services
2 9 (5.42%) .NET
3 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.01%) jQuery
3 5 (3.01%) HTML
4 4 (2.41%) CSS
4 4 (2.41%) J2EE
4 4 (2.41%) XML
4 4 (2.41%) Ajax
4 4 (2.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.20%) JSP
6 1 (0.60%) HTML5
6 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.52%) Management Information System
2 28 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.23%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.42%) Replication
5 8 (4.82%) Data Conversion
6 6 (3.61%) GIS
7 5 (3.01%) NHS
7 5 (3.01%) Clustering
7 5 (3.01%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.41%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.20%) PKI
9 2 (1.20%) CESG
9 2 (1.20%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.20%) iSeries
9 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.20%) RMADS
10 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.10%) Windows
2 27 (16.27%) UNIX
3 19 (11.45%) Linux
4 4 (2.41%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.41%) Debian
4 4 (2.41%) CentOS
5 3 (1.81%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (43.98%) Information Security
2 49 (29.52%) ITIL
3 30 (18.07%) Service Management
3 30 (18.07%) Risk Management
4 29 (17.47%) Risk Assessment
5 27 (16.27%) Penetration Testing
6 26 (15.66%) Security Management
7 23 (13.86%) Project Management
7 23 (13.86%) Security Architecture
8 22 (13.25%) Network Design
8 22 (13.25%) Business Continuity
8 22 (13.25%) Server Hardening
9 17 (10.24%) SDLC
10 14 (8.43%) Service Desk Management
10 14 (8.43%) Configuration Management
11 13 (7.83%) Data Protection
11 13 (7.83%) Vulnerability Management
12 12 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (7.23%) Service Delivery
13 11 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.66%) SQL
2 9 (5.42%) C#
3 8 (4.82%) C
3 8 (4.82%) Java
4 5 (3.01%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.41%) ActionScript
5 4 (2.41%) Objective-C
5 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.41%) Perl
5 4 (2.41%) PHP
5 4 (2.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (22.29%) CISSP
2 27 (16.27%) Degree
3 22 (13.25%) CISM
4 12 (7.23%) CISA
5 6 (3.61%) CISMP
5 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.41%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.41%) MBA
6 4 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.81%) ISEB
8 2 (1.20%) QiCA
8 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.20%) CCIE
8 2 (1.20%) PCI QSA
8 2 (1.20%) CRISC
9 1 (0.60%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.60%) NVQ Level 4
9 1 (0.60%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.60%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (21.69%) PCI DSS
2 19 (11.45%) ISO 9001
3 13 (7.83%) COBIT
4 12 (7.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 6 (3.61%) SLA
5 6 (3.61%) JSP 440
6 4 (2.41%) ISO 14001
7 3 (1.81%) QA
7 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (1.20%) ISO 9000
8 2 (1.20%) ISO 14000
9 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.84%) Cisco
3 10 (6.02%) VMware
3 10 (6.02%) Splunk
4 8 (4.82%) ArcSight
5 6 (3.61%) Oracle
5 6 (3.61%) Citrix
6 4 (2.41%) LANDesk
6 4 (2.41%) Apple
7 3 (1.81%) New Relic
7 3 (1.81%) NetApp
8 2 (1.20%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.20%) BT
9 1 (0.60%) F5
9 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.60%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.60%) SAP
9 1 (0.60%) Avaya
9 1 (0.60%) Juniper
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 6 days ago