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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
UK / Scotland
Rank 114 128 134
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 17 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 1.01% 0.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.41% 9.93% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 16
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £29,005
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%

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
149 302 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.60% 10.21% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 88 184 229
Median salary £39,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +25 8 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -2 8 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Dundee - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 38 (70.37%) Information Security
2 37 (68.52%) CISSP
3 32 (59.26%) PCI DSS
4 30 (55.56%) CISM
5 25 (46.30%) Degree
6 20 (37.04%) Data Centre
7 19 (35.19%) Performance Management
8 18 (33.33%) IIS
9 17 (31.48%) IISP
9 17 (31.48%) Security Operations
10 16 (29.63%) Security Operations Centre
10 16 (29.63%) Compliance Management
10 16 (29.63%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 16 (29.63%) Security Monitoring
10 16 (29.63%) Vulnerability Management
10 16 (29.63%) Security Architecture
10 16 (29.63%) Splunk
10 16 (29.63%) Portfolio Management
10 16 (29.63%) ArcSight
11 15 (27.78%) Network Security
11 15 (27.78%) CISA
12 14 (25.93%) Project Management
13 12 (22.22%) Risk Management
14 11 (20.37%) Risk Assessment
14 11 (20.37%) Data Protection
15 9 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (16.67%) Finance
15 9 (16.67%) Law
15 9 (16.67%) Test Strategy
16 8 (14.81%) Cybersecurity

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Network Security
2 8 (14.81%) Firewall
3 6 (11.11%) DHCP
3 6 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (3.70%) LAN
4 2 (3.70%) SAN
4 2 (3.70%) VPN
4 2 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
1 9 (16.67%) Law
2 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Consultant
1 17 (31.48%) Security Consultant
2 15 (27.78%) Information Security Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) Network Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (18.52%) Security Manager
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Security Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Architect
6 6 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 6 (11.11%) Security Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Network Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Compliance Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Head of Security
7 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.41%) IT Security Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Information Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 16 (29.63%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Derivative
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) CCTV
5 1 (1.85%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Linux
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Information Security
2 19 (35.19%) Performance Management
3 17 (31.48%) Security Operations
4 16 (29.63%) Compliance Management
4 16 (29.63%) Portfolio Management
4 16 (29.63%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 16 (29.63%) Security Architecture
4 16 (29.63%) Security Monitoring
4 16 (29.63%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (25.93%) Project Management
6 12 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 11 (20.37%) Data Protection
7 11 (20.37%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 8 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (12.96%) ITIL
11 6 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
12 5 (9.26%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C#
2 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (68.52%) CISSP
2 30 (55.56%) CISM
3 25 (46.30%) Degree
4 17 (31.48%) IISP
5 15 (27.78%) CISA
6 6 (11.11%) CEH
7 2 (3.70%) CGEIT
7 2 (3.70%) CRISC
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.70%) MCSE
7 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.85%) PMP
8 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (59.26%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.26%) GDPR
2 5 (9.26%) SLA
3 3 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.70%) COBIT
5 1 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.85%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
1 1 (1.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) ArcSight
1 16 (29.63%) Splunk
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
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