The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 189 262 317
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +55
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1711 1363 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.74% 1.24% 0.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.81% 10.91% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1072 843
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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 across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11550 12494 13470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.76% 11.39% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9184 9816 10605
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,425 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 the UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in the UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +80 1620 £55,000 +4.76% 157
London +48 582 £65,000 +8.33% 53
South East +91 430 £55,000 +10.00% 35
West Midlands +85 148 £53,000 +17.77% 12
Surrey +47 127 £55,000 +23.59% 7
Yorkshire +35 127 £48,000 +15.66% 20
Berkshire +64 119 £55,000 -4.34% 6
East of England +32 105 £45,000 -1.42% 7
North West +14 90 £47,500 +11.76% 14
West Yorkshire +31 84 £50,500 +12.22% 14
Leeds +54 83 £50,500 +12.22% 12
City of London +36 81 £70,000 +19.65% 8
South West +23 73 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Birmingham +31 63 £60,500 +51.25% 3
Manchester -5 52 £50,000 +33.33% 12
Buckinghamshire +43 47 £55,000 +6.79% 2
East Midlands +9 44 £51,250 +23.49% 3
Hampshire +32 43 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Hertfordshire +30 43 £42,500 -1.73% 4
Reading +20 39 £58,750 -7.84% 2
East Sussex +43 38 £50,000 +85.18% 2
Slough +32 38 £55,000 - 1
Guildford +30 37 £50,000 +14.28% 1
North Yorkshire +9 30 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Milton Keynes +37 29 £70,000 +44.32% 1
Bristol +20 29 £55,000 +6.79% 3
Wales -12 29 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South Wales -13 29 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 29 £42,500 - 2
Bedfordshire 0 27 £60,000 +46.34%

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 2010 (60.87%) Information Security
2 1593 (48.24%) CISSP
3 1217 (36.86%) PCI DSS
4 982 (29.74%) CISM
5 815 (24.68%) ITIL
6 788 (23.86%) Risk Management
7 761 (23.05%) Finance
8 675 (20.44%) Management Information System
9 663 (20.08%) Firewall
10 612 (18.53%) CISA
11 596 (18.05%) Security Management
12 577 (17.47%) Windows
13 555 (16.81%) Degree
14 553 (16.75%) Cybersecurity
15 542 (16.41%) Data Protection
16 469 (14.20%) Microsoft
17 441 (13.36%) Security Architecture
18 412 (12.48%) SIEM
19 405 (12.27%) Information Security Management
20 401 (12.14%) ISMS
21 384 (11.63%) Network Security
22 360 (10.90%) Cisco
23 355 (10.75%) Risk Assessment
24 320 (9.69%) Security Operations
25 310 (9.39%) Legal
26 307 (9.30%) COBIT
27 306 (9.27%) Data Centre
28 302 (9.15%) Business Continuity
29 292 (8.84%) Security Cleared
30 287 (8.69%) Project Management

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 194 (5.88%) IIS
2 116 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 67 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 26 (0.79%) CMS
4 26 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (0.73%) Apache
6 21 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (0.55%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 11 (0.33%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.24%) Apache Pig
12 7 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (0.21%) nginx
13 6 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.18%) JBoss
13 6 (0.18%) SugarCRM
13 6 (0.18%) WildFly
14 5 (0.15%) Liferay
Applications
1 165 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 121 (3.66%) MS Office
3 54 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.58%) MS Project
6 12 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.21%) FastStats
2 7 (0.21%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.12%) Unica
4 2 (0.061%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.030%) assyst
5 1 (0.030%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.030%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.030%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.030%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.030%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 103 (3.12%) SaaS
2 94 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (1.73%) IaaS
5 56 (1.70%) Office 365
6 55 (1.67%) PaaS
7 38 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.30%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.18%) Heroku
11 4 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.12%) GitHub
12 1 (0.030%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.030%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.030%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.030%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.030%) Route 53
12 1 (0.030%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 663 (20.08%) Firewall
2 384 (11.63%) Network Security
3 246 (7.45%) LAN
4 232 (7.03%) WAN
5 175 (5.30%) VPN
6 158 (4.78%) TCP/IP
7 139 (4.21%) DNS
8 133 (4.03%) Internet
9 129 (3.91%) SAN
10 118 (3.57%) Wireless
11 109 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
12 103 (3.12%) Intrusion Detection
13 82 (2.48%) DHCP
14 66 (2.00%) MPLS
15 61 (1.85%) VoIP
16 54 (1.64%) OSPF
17 53 (1.61%) BGP
18 49 (1.48%) HTTP
19 45 (1.36%) IPsec
19 45 (1.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.30%) MySQL
3 30 (0.91%) Big Data
4 26 (0.79%) Relational Database
5 18 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (0.45%) Hadoop
7 14 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (0.36%) RDBMS
9 11 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.21%) GIS
11 7 (0.21%) MongoDB
11 7 (0.21%) NoSQL
11 7 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.18%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.12%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.091%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.061%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.061%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 20 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.18%) AppScan
4 5 (0.15%) Hudson
4 5 (0.15%) JIRA
4 5 (0.15%) Selenium
4 5 (0.15%) Spock
4 5 (0.15%) Subversion
4 5 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.12%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.091%) Liquibase
6 3 (0.091%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.061%) Moq
7 2 (0.061%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.030%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.030%) GCC
8 1 (0.030%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.030%) TeamCity
General
1 761 (23.05%) Finance
2 310 (9.39%) Legal
3 182 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 144 (4.36%) Law
5 107 (3.24%) Banking
6 86 (2.60%) Marketing
7 84 (2.54%) Retail
8 55 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 34 (1.03%) Advertising
10 27 (0.82%) Back Office
10 27 (0.82%) Electronics
11 25 (0.76%) Games
12 18 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.55%) Local Government
13 16 (0.48%) Publishing
14 9 (0.27%) Billing
15 7 (0.21%) Automotive
16 6 (0.18%) Brand Awareness
16 6 (0.18%) Military
17 5 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 589 (17.84%) Analyst
2 552 (16.72%) Security Manager
3 517 (15.66%) Consultant
4 482 (14.60%) Security Analyst
5 416 (12.60%) Security Consultant
6 320 (9.69%) Information Security Manager
7 313 (9.48%) Information Manager
8 267 (8.09%) Information Analyst
9 264 (8.00%) Architect
10 257 (7.78%) Information Security Analyst
11 238 (7.21%) Security Officer
12 234 (7.09%) IT Manager
13 214 (6.48%) Security Architect
14 174 (5.27%) Information Security Officer
15 169 (5.12%) Information Officer
16 156 (4.72%) Security Engineer
17 138 (4.18%) Senior Consultant
18 131 (3.97%) IT Security Manager
19 119 (3.60%) IT Analyst
20 114 (3.45%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (1.64%) Web Services
2 40 (1.21%) .NET
3 26 (0.79%) HTML
4 25 (0.76%) 802.1X
4 25 (0.76%) jQuery
5 22 (0.67%) XML
6 20 (0.61%) CSS
7 17 (0.51%) AngularJS
7 17 (0.51%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (0.39%) COM
9 13 (0.39%) JSON
10 12 (0.36%) LAMP
11 11 (0.33%) .NET Framework
11 11 (0.33%) Entity Framework
11 11 (0.33%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (0.30%) Laravel
12 10 (0.30%) LINQ
12 10 (0.30%) React
12 10 (0.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 675 (20.44%) Management Information System
2 306 (9.27%) Data Centre
3 227 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
4 181 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 179 (5.42%) Data Protection Act
6 163 (4.94%) CESG
7 129 (3.91%) Security Operations Centre
8 64 (1.94%) CESG CLAS
9 59 (1.79%) PKI
10 58 (1.76%) Cryptography
11 45 (1.36%) Mathematics
12 41 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
13 37 (1.12%) Blackberry
13 37 (1.12%) Replication
14 27 (0.82%) Clustering
15 26 (0.79%) User Experience
16 23 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 23 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
17 22 (0.67%) Statistics
18 21 (0.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 577 (17.47%) Windows
2 263 (7.96%) Linux
3 195 (5.91%) Windows Server
4 162 (4.91%) Unix
5 89 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 79 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (1.54%) Android
8 41 (1.24%) Apple iOS
9 26 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 17 (0.51%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.33%) CentOS
11 11 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 11 (0.33%) Solaris
11 11 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.21%) AIX
13 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.18%) Debian
15 5 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2010 (60.87%) Information Security
2 815 (24.68%) ITIL
3 788 (23.86%) Risk Management
4 596 (18.05%) Security Management
5 553 (16.75%) Cybersecurity
6 542 (16.41%) Data Protection
7 441 (13.36%) Security Architecture
8 412 (12.48%) SIEM
9 405 (12.27%) Information Security Management
10 401 (12.14%) ISMS
11 355 (10.75%) Risk Assessment
12 320 (9.69%) Security Operations
13 302 (9.15%) Business Continuity
14 287 (8.69%) Project Management
15 264 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 243 (7.36%) Penetration Testing
17 234 (7.09%) Vulnerability Management
18 220 (6.66%) Stakeholder Management
19 196 (5.94%) Internal Audit
20 195 (5.91%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 193 (5.84%) SQL
2 77 (2.33%) C
3 64 (1.94%) Python
4 60 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 49 (1.48%) Java
6 33 (1.00%) Ruby
7 32 (0.97%) C#
8 26 (0.79%) JavaScript
9 25 (0.76%) PHP
10 19 (0.58%) T-SQL
11 17 (0.51%) Perl
12 16 (0.48%) R
13 15 (0.45%) Shell Script
14 14 (0.42%) Bash Shell
15 12 (0.36%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.30%) PHP 5
17 9 (0.27%) C++
18 5 (0.15%) Apple Swift
18 5 (0.15%) Objective-C
19 3 (0.091%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1593 (48.24%) CISSP
2 982 (29.74%) CISM
3 612 (18.53%) CISA
4 555 (16.81%) Degree
5 292 (8.84%) Security Cleared
6 263 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
7 232 (7.03%) SC Cleared
8 173 (5.24%) CRISC
9 161 (4.88%) CEH
10 158 (4.78%) CLAS
11 147 (4.45%) CCNA
12 139 (4.21%) CCNP
13 134 (4.06%) IISP
14 128 (3.88%) CESG Certified Professional
15 116 (3.51%) CISMP
16 94 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
17 86 (2.60%) SANS
18 85 (2.57%) PCI QSA
19 72 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
20 71 (2.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1217 (36.86%) PCI DSS
2 307 (9.30%) COBIT
3 246 (7.45%) ISO 9001
4 176 (5.33%) ISO27002
5 165 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 155 (4.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 133 (4.03%) ISO22301
8 102 (3.09%) SLA
9 78 (2.36%) RMADS
10 68 (2.06%) ISO27005
11 62 (1.88%) QA
12 44 (1.33%) ISO 14001
13 38 (1.15%) HIPAA
14 35 (1.06%) SSAE 16
15 34 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 32 (0.97%) COSO
17 29 (0.88%) ISAE 3402
18 22 (0.67%) BS25999
19 17 (0.51%) Data Quality
20 15 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 267 (8.09%) Active Directory
2 176 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (1.85%) vSphere
4 58 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 46 (1.39%) XenApp
6 30 (0.91%) Xen
7 27 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (0.55%) Snort
9 11 (0.33%) KVM
10 9 (0.27%) Terminal Server
11 8 (0.24%) vCloud
12 7 (0.21%) BitLocker
12 7 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.18%) ACF2
13 6 (0.18%) Firmware
13 6 (0.18%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.15%) Docker
14 5 (0.15%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.091%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.061%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 66 (2.00%) QRadar
2 45 (1.36%) Nessus
3 34 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (0.94%) Puppet
5 25 (0.76%) RSA Archer
6 23 (0.70%) Ansible
7 17 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
8 16 (0.48%) Nagios
8 16 (0.48%) SCOM
8 16 (0.48%) WSUS
9 12 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
9 12 (0.36%) Nmap
10 11 (0.33%) RSA enVision
10 11 (0.33%) SCCM
11 10 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 9 (0.27%) FortiGate
12 9 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 8 (0.24%) EnCase
13 8 (0.24%) logstash
13 8 (0.24%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 469 (14.20%) Microsoft
2 360 (10.90%) Cisco
3 273 (8.27%) VMware
4 126 (3.82%) Citrix
5 121 (3.66%) ArcSight
6 113 (3.42%) Splunk
7 105 (3.18%) CheckPoint
8 92 (2.79%) HP
9 77 (2.33%) Juniper
10 70 (2.12%) Oracle
11 56 (1.70%) SAP
12 54 (1.64%) SolarWinds
13 51 (1.54%) Palo Alto
14 49 (1.48%) Qualys
14 49 (1.48%) Symantec
15 47 (1.42%) CA
16 46 (1.39%) Avaya
17 45 (1.36%) Dell
17 45 (1.36%) F5
17 45 (1.36%) Forcepoint
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £100000 per annum + Bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Many more benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Childcare Vouchers, Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £45k plus bens plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £100000 - £135000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £51,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £54372 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum Excellent Flexible Banking Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago