The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 119 156 146
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -10
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 43 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 0.54% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.35% 5.57% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 40 15 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +34.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
322 359 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.23% 9.61% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 208 220 133
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,120 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Scotland region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Trend in Scotland

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in Scotland

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh +25 33 £45,000 +21.96% 1
Glasgow +8 7 £37,750 -5.62% 1
Inverclyde - 2 £62,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 68 (63.55%) CISSP
1 68 (63.55%) Information Security
2 60 (56.07%) Degree
3 53 (49.53%) PCI DSS
4 46 (42.99%) Finance
5 37 (34.58%) Project Management
6 36 (33.64%) Splunk
7 33 (30.84%) Risk Assessment
8 31 (28.97%) Security Architecture
9 29 (27.10%) ArcSight
9 29 (27.10%) Vulnerability Management
9 29 (27.10%) Performance Management
9 29 (27.10%) Data Centre
9 29 (27.10%) IIS
10 26 (24.30%) Security Management
11 25 (23.36%) CISM
12 23 (21.50%) Law
13 22 (20.56%) ITIL
14 21 (19.63%) Portfolio Management
15 20 (18.69%) Test Strategy
15 20 (18.69%) Mentoring
15 20 (18.69%) Cyber Security
15 20 (18.69%) Windows
16 19 (17.76%) Management Information System
16 19 (17.76%) COBIT
17 17 (15.89%) Data Protection
18 16 (14.95%) Banking
19 15 (14.02%) CISMP
19 15 (14.02%) Pharmaceutical
19 15 (14.02%) Security Cleared

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 29 (27.10%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) LAN
2 8 (7.48%) Intranet
2 8 (7.48%) Internet
3 7 (6.54%) Network Security
4 6 (5.61%) SAN
4 6 (5.61%) WLAN
5 5 (4.67%) Firewall
6 4 (3.74%) WAN
7 3 (2.80%) ADSL
7 3 (2.80%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.80%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.80%) MPLS
7 3 (2.80%) OSPF
7 3 (2.80%) BGP
7 3 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.80%) SHDSL
8 2 (1.87%) DNS
9 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
General
1 46 (42.99%) Finance
2 23 (21.50%) Law
3 16 (14.95%) Banking
4 15 (14.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.74%) Legal
7 2 (1.87%) Local Government
8 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (33.64%) Analyst
2 34 (31.78%) Security Analyst
3 27 (25.23%) Consultant
3 27 (25.23%) Information Analyst
3 27 (25.23%) Information Security Analyst
4 22 (20.56%) Security Consultant
5 12 (11.21%) Security Officer
5 12 (11.21%) Security Manager
6 11 (10.28%) Information Security Officer
7 9 (8.41%) IT Consultant
7 9 (8.41%) IT Security Consultant
8 8 (7.48%) Information Manager
8 8 (7.48%) Information Security Manager
9 7 (6.54%) IT Security Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Information Security Consultant
10 6 (5.61%) Cyber Security Manager
10 6 (5.61%) Cyber Security Consultant
10 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Security Consultant
10 6 (5.61%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) .NET
2 3 (2.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.10%) Data Centre
2 19 (17.76%) Management Information System
3 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.28%) Cryptography
4 11 (10.28%) SCADA
4 11 (10.28%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (6.54%) SWIFT
6 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.80%) CESG
7 3 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.87%) RMADS
8 2 (1.87%) BYOD
9 1 (0.93%) Replication
9 1 (0.93%) CMDB
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.69%) Windows
2 11 (10.28%) Linux
2 11 (10.28%) UNIX
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (63.55%) Information Security
2 37 (34.58%) Project Management
3 33 (30.84%) Risk Assessment
4 31 (28.97%) Security Architecture
5 29 (27.10%) Vulnerability Management
5 29 (27.10%) Performance Management
6 26 (24.30%) Security Management
7 22 (20.56%) ITIL
8 21 (19.63%) Portfolio Management
9 20 (18.69%) Test Strategy
9 20 (18.69%) Mentoring
9 20 (18.69%) Cyber Security
10 17 (15.89%) Data Protection
11 15 (14.02%) Information Assurance
12 14 (13.08%) Service Management
12 14 (13.08%) Business Continuity
13 13 (12.15%) Risk Management
13 13 (12.15%) Coaching
14 8 (7.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 6 (5.61%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.54%) SQL
2 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.61%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 68 (63.55%) CISSP
2 60 (56.07%) Degree
3 25 (23.36%) CISM
4 15 (14.02%) CISMP
4 15 (14.02%) Security Cleared
5 14 (13.08%) CISA
6 8 (7.48%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (5.61%) MBA
8 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.80%) CCNP
9 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.80%) GIAC
10 2 (1.87%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.87%) ISEB
11 1 (0.93%) HND
11 1 (0.93%) SSCP
11 1 (0.93%) CEH
11 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.93%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (49.53%) PCI DSS
2 19 (17.76%) COBIT
3 9 (8.41%) SLA
4 4 (3.74%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.93%) COSO
5 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) Nagios
2 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (33.64%) Splunk
2 29 (27.10%) ArcSight
3 10 (9.35%) Oracle
4 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.54%) Symantec
5 7 (6.54%) Websense
5 7 (6.54%) Sophos
5 7 (6.54%) VMware
6 5 (4.67%) F5
7 4 (3.74%) Fortinet
7 4 (3.74%) Cisco
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) Remedy
8 1 (0.93%) Hyland
8 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
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