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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 132 140 155
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 39 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 0.55% 0.063%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.97% 6.34% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 2
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,800 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
391 268 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.78% 8.66% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 258 138 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +17 22 £39,000 -8.23% 1
Edinburgh -4 13 £35,000 -31.37% 3
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 19 September 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 33 (60.00%) ITIL
2 32 (58.18%) Information Security
3 23 (41.82%) Windows
4 20 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 18 (32.73%) CISSP
6 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
6 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
7 15 (27.27%) C#
7 15 (27.27%) SQL
7 15 (27.27%) PowerShell
8 14 (25.45%) HTML
9 13 (23.64%) Firewall
9 13 (23.64%) Finance
9 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (21.82%) Security Management
10 12 (21.82%) Network Security
11 11 (20.00%) ISMS
11 11 (20.00%) Legal
11 11 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (18.18%) Information Security Management
12 10 (18.18%) Change Management
12 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 10 (18.18%) VPN
12 10 (18.18%) CEH
13 9 (16.36%) Ethical Hacking
13 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
13 9 (16.36%) VMware
13 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
13 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.91%) CMS
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
2 13 (23.64%) Firewall
3 12 (21.82%) Network Security
4 10 (18.18%) VPN
5 9 (16.36%) Wireless
6 7 (12.73%) HTTP
6 7 (12.73%) DNS
6 7 (12.73%) SMTP
7 6 (10.91%) HTTPS
7 6 (10.91%) FTP
8 2 (3.64%) LAN
8 2 (3.64%) WAN
9 1 (1.82%) DHCP
9 1 (1.82%) SAN
9 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Legal
3 9 (16.36%) Law
4 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 11 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 11 (20.00%) Information Specialist
3 9 (16.36%) IT Support
3 9 (16.36%) IT Support Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) DBA
5 6 (10.91%) Support Specialist
5 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 5 (9.09%) Security Manager
6 5 (9.09%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.27%) Information Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) CESG
4 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.82%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.55%) UNIX
5 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.91%) Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) ITIL
2 32 (58.18%) Information Security
3 12 (21.82%) Security Management
4 11 (20.00%) ISMS
4 11 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (18.18%) Information Security Management
5 10 (18.18%) Change Management
6 9 (16.36%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (16.36%) Incident Management
7 6 (10.91%) Business Continuity
7 6 (10.91%) Fault Management
7 6 (10.91%) Capacity Management
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Management
8 5 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.27%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) C#
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
1 15 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) CISSP
2 10 (18.18%) CEH
3 6 (10.91%) MCP
4 5 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) MCSE
5 3 (5.45%) MCITP
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.82%) SSCP
6 1 (1.82%) CISA
6 1 (1.82%) CISM
6 1 (1.82%) GIAC
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) PCI DSS
2 7 (12.73%) SLA
3 2 (3.64%) COBIT
4 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) RACF
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) VMware
3 3 (5.45%) HP
4 2 (3.64%) Splunk
4 2 (3.64%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Unisys
5 1 (1.82%) Avaya
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