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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 138 135 155
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 33 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.59% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.44% 7.59% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 5
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £29,650 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,700 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
391 237 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.47% 7.78% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 250 123 202
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 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
Glasgow +7 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Edinburgh -6 10 £35,000 -31.37% 1
Aberdeen +12 1 £36,500 -14.11%
Stirling - 1 £77,500 -
Highlands - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 32 (62.75%) Information Security
2 29 (56.86%) ITIL
3 20 (39.22%) Management Information System
4 19 (37.25%) CISSP
5 16 (31.37%) Windows
6 15 (29.41%) C#
6 15 (29.41%) SQL
6 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 14 (27.45%) HTML
7 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
8 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
8 13 (25.49%) Firewall
8 13 (25.49%) Finance
9 12 (23.53%) Security Management
9 12 (23.53%) Network Security
10 11 (21.57%) ISMS
10 11 (21.57%) Legal
11 10 (19.61%) Information Security Management
11 10 (19.61%) VPN
11 10 (19.61%) CEH
12 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (17.65%) Law
12 9 (17.65%) Wireless
12 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (15.69%) PCI DSS
14 7 (13.73%) Performance Management
14 7 (13.73%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.80%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 13 (25.49%) Firewall
3 12 (23.53%) Network Security
4 10 (19.61%) VPN
5 9 (17.65%) Wireless
6 6 (11.76%) HTTP
6 6 (11.76%) DNS
6 6 (11.76%) SMTP
7 5 (9.80%) HTTPS
7 5 (9.80%) FTP
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
9 1 (1.96%) DHCP
9 1 (1.96%) SAN
9 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Legal
3 9 (17.65%) Law
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Security Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Security Specialist
2 11 (21.57%) Information Security Specialist
2 11 (21.57%) Information Specialist
3 9 (17.65%) DBA
4 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 6 (11.76%) IT Support
5 5 (9.80%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Information Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) CESG
3 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) UNIX
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Information Security
2 29 (56.86%) ITIL
3 12 (23.53%) Security Management
4 11 (21.57%) ISMS
5 10 (19.61%) Information Security Management
6 9 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (13.73%) Change Management
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Management
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (9.80%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (9.80%) Capacity Management
9 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.80%) Resource Management
9 5 (9.80%) Fault Management
10 4 (7.84%) Scrum
10 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) C#
1 15 (29.41%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) CISSP
2 10 (19.61%) CEH
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 5 (9.80%) MCP
5 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) MCITP
6 2 (3.92%) MCSE
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.92%) CISA
6 2 (3.92%) CISM
7 1 (1.96%) GIAC
7 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.96%) SSCP
7 1 (1.96%) ISEB
7 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
3 3 (5.88%) COBIT
4 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.96%) QA
5 1 (1.96%) BS25999
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) RACF
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) Splunk
3 2 (3.92%) ArcSight
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Unisys
4 1 (1.96%) Avaya
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + CAR
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago