The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 48 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 21 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.30% 4.59% 1.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.07% 23.47% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 3
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -20.91%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ISO/IEC 27001
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
123 98 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.34% 19.56% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 102 84 65
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Slough

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Trend in Slough

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Slough

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in Slough

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 17 (58.62%) Information Security
2 15 (51.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (44.83%) Firewall
5 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
5 12 (41.38%) Finance
5 12 (41.38%) PCI DSS
6 11 (37.93%) CISSP
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) Banking
7 9 (31.03%) ITIL
7 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
7 9 (31.03%) Internet
7 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
8 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
8 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
9 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.69%) SIEM
10 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (20.69%) VPN
10 6 (20.69%) LAN
10 6 (20.69%) WAN
10 6 (20.69%) UNIX
10 6 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
11 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (17.24%) Nessus

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) Internet
2 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.69%) VPN
3 6 (20.69%) LAN
3 6 (20.69%) WAN
3 6 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Analyst
1 21 (72.41%) Security Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) IT Security Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) IT Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) Security Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) IT Security Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Security Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Information Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Online Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Information Security
2 14 (48.28%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
4 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
5 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
6 6 (20.69%) SIEM
6 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (17.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (17.24%) Data Security
7 5 (17.24%) Security Management
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
9 1 (3.45%) BCP
9 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
9 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Management
9 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Perl
1 5 (17.24%) PHP
1 5 (17.24%) Python
1 5 (17.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) CISSP
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) GIAC
3 1 (3.45%) GCIA
3 1 (3.45%) GCIH
3 1 (3.45%) PCI QSA
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) OSCP
3 1 (3.45%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (41.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) COSO
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Symantec
2 5 (17.24%) McAfee
2 5 (17.24%) Websense
2 5 (17.24%) Qualys
2 5 (17.24%) LogLogic
3 1 (3.45%) IBM