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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 87 145 137
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 63 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.00% 0.60% 0.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.80% 7.82% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 14
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.15%
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
375 307 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.91% 7.69% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 222 195 147
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +40 36 £55,000 +30.34% 2
Glasgow +19 11 £38,000 +1.33% 1
West Lothian - 9 £26,500 -
Aberdeen - 6 £70,000 -
Dundee - 2 £70,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £29,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
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 24 April 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 60 (63.16%) Information Security
2 58 (61.05%) CISSP
3 47 (49.47%) Finance
4 42 (44.21%) PCI DSS
5 40 (42.11%) Degree
6 27 (28.42%) Project Management
7 26 (27.37%) Risk Assessment
8 25 (26.32%) Splunk
8 25 (26.32%) Mentoring
9 24 (25.26%) Coaching
9 24 (25.26%) IIS
10 23 (24.21%) ITIL
10 23 (24.21%) Security Architecture
11 21 (22.11%) Portfolio Management
11 21 (22.11%) Performance Management
11 21 (22.11%) Vulnerability Management
12 20 (21.05%) ArcSight
12 20 (21.05%) Service Management
13 18 (18.95%) CISM
13 18 (18.95%) Test Strategy
14 17 (17.89%) Cyber Security
14 17 (17.89%) Security Management
15 16 (16.84%) Risk Management
16 15 (15.79%) Windows
17 14 (14.74%) Management Information System
18 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
18 13 (13.68%) Data Protection
18 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (12.63%) Information Assurance
20 11 (11.58%) COBIT

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (25.26%) IIS
2 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.11%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) LAN
2 8 (8.42%) Intranet
2 8 (8.42%) Internet
3 7 (7.37%) Firewall
4 6 (6.32%) WLAN
5 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.21%) Ethernet
6 4 (4.21%) WAN
6 4 (4.21%) MPLS
6 4 (4.21%) OSPF
6 4 (4.21%) BGP
6 4 (4.21%) ADSL
6 4 (4.21%) SHDSL
6 4 (4.21%) Network Security
6 4 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.16%) SAN
8 2 (2.11%) DNS
9 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.05%) SMTP
9 1 (1.05%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.11%) Big Data
3 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 47 (49.47%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (10.53%) Law
3 10 (10.53%) Banking
4 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.21%) Legal
6 2 (2.11%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) Consultant
2 19 (20.00%) Analyst
2 19 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 16 (16.84%) Security Manager
3 16 (16.84%) Information Security Officer
3 16 (16.84%) Security Officer
4 15 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) Information Manager
4 15 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
4 15 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) Information Analyst
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Security Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Manager
5 6 (6.32%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 4 (4.21%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.16%) Governance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) .NET
2 2 (2.11%) JSP
3 1 (1.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Management Information System
2 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.42%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (8.42%) Cryptography
3 8 (8.42%) SCADA
4 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.21%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.16%) CESG
7 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) RMADS
7 1 (1.05%) Open Source
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.05%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Linux
3 7 (7.37%) UNIX
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.16%) Information Security
2 27 (28.42%) Project Management
3 26 (27.37%) Risk Assessment
4 25 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 24 (25.26%) Coaching
6 23 (24.21%) Security Architecture
6 23 (24.21%) ITIL
7 21 (22.11%) Performance Management
7 21 (22.11%) Portfolio Management
7 21 (22.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 20 (21.05%) Service Management
9 18 (18.95%) Test Strategy
10 17 (17.89%) Cyber Security
10 17 (17.89%) Security Management
11 16 (16.84%) Risk Management
12 13 (13.68%) Data Protection
13 12 (12.63%) Information Assurance
14 11 (11.58%) Investment Management
15 7 (7.37%) Supplier Management
15 7 (7.37%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.16%) C#
3 3 (3.16%) Java
4 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (61.05%) CISSP
2 40 (42.11%) Degree
3 18 (18.95%) CISM
4 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.53%) CISA
6 9 (9.47%) CISMP
7 6 (6.32%) MBA
8 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.21%) CCNP
9 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.11%) MCP
10 2 (2.11%) GIAC
11 1 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (1.05%) CEH
11 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.05%) ISEB
11 1 (1.05%) PMP
11 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.05%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (44.21%) PCI DSS
2 11 (11.58%) COBIT
3 7 (7.37%) SLA
4 4 (4.21%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.05%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) vSphere
2 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.05%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Nagios
2 2 (2.11%) Puppet
2 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (26.32%) Splunk
2 20 (21.05%) ArcSight
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.32%) Oracle
5 5 (5.26%) VMware
6 4 (4.21%) Cisco
6 4 (4.21%) Fortinet
6 4 (4.21%) Remedy
6 4 (4.21%) F5
7 2 (2.11%) Hyland
8 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.05%) McAfee
8 1 (1.05%) Sophos
8 1 (1.05%) Websense
8 1 (1.05%) Dell
8 1 (1.05%) Citrix
8 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.05%) Apple
8 1 (1.05%) Symantec
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