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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 278 284 309
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1140 1089 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.58% 9.84% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 926 875 775
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £33,361 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -

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
11901 11063 11441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.45% 10.00% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9367 8589 9320
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 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
England -3 1076 £50,000 -4.76% 113
London -3 403 £57,500 -1.70% 44
South East +15 283 £47,501 -13.63% 31
Berkshire +48 120 £57,500 +2.22% 12
North West +24 93 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Yorkshire -35 84 £47,500 -3.55% 12
City of London -1 83 £59,000 -1.66% 21
West Midlands +10 73 £40,750 -9.44% 4
West Yorkshire +7 69 £55,000 -5.17% 10
Leeds +11 61 £55,000 -8.33% 8
East of England +4 60 £50,000 +47.05% 6
Manchester +25 57 £47,000 +1.07% 7
Hampshire +10 55 £45,000 -12.62% 5
Reading +8 52 £50,000 -21.56% 2
Surrey -25 40 £45,000 -12.62% 7
South West -57 31 £54,500 +6.86% 3
Scotland +19 30 £36,750 -13.52% 3
East Midlands -5 30 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Birmingham -6 27 £52,500 +19.31%
Hertfordshire +3 25 £47,000 +5.61% 4
Staffordshire -3 21 £19,000 -57.77%
South Wales +5 20 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Wales -3 20 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Cheshire -7 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Kent +17 18 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Staines -12 18 £36,750 -33.18% 4
Stoke-on-Trent +22 17 £19,000 -68.33%
Newbury +18 17 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 17 £45,000 +60.71%
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 17 £45,000 -45.45%

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1396 (59.00%) Information Security
2 807 (34.11%) CISSP
3 738 (31.19%) PCI DSS
4 630 (26.63%) ITIL
5 491 (20.75%) CISM
5 491 (20.75%) Management Information System
6 482 (20.37%) Finance
7 446 (18.85%) Firewall
8 440 (18.60%) Windows
9 429 (18.13%) Degree
10 399 (16.86%) Risk Management
11 362 (15.30%) CISA
12 328 (13.86%) Microsoft
13 318 (13.44%) Project Management
13 318 (13.44%) Security Cleared
14 300 (12.68%) Security Management
15 273 (11.54%) ISO 9001
15 273 (11.54%) Linux
16 266 (11.24%) Network Security
17 265 (11.20%) ISMS
18 253 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
18 253 (10.69%) Cisco
19 214 (9.04%) PRINCE2
20 212 (8.96%) Business Continuity
21 206 (8.71%) Security Architecture
22 205 (8.66%) VMware
23 197 (8.33%) Information Security Management
24 196 (8.28%) SIEM
25 188 (7.95%) Risk Assessment
26 186 (7.86%) Telecoms

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 80 (3.38%) IIS
1 80 (3.38%) MS Exchange
2 78 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 34 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (1.27%) Lync
6 22 (0.93%) Apache
7 18 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (0.63%) Tomcat
10 13 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.42%) CMS
13 9 (0.38%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (0.38%) nginx
14 8 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.25%) JBoss
17 4 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 178 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 77 (3.25%) MS Office
3 19 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.68%) MS Project
6 6 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.042%) FastStats
7 1 (0.042%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (0.51%) assyst
1 12 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 12 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.30%) RMDS
3 6 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.17%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.17%) Compiere
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.085%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.042%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.042%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.042%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.042%) Summit
8 1 (0.042%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.78%) SaaS
2 40 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (0.72%) Office 365
4 17 (0.72%) IaaS
5 9 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.25%) PaaS
7 5 (0.21%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.085%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 446 (18.85%) Firewall
2 266 (11.24%) Network Security
3 165 (6.97%) TCP/IP
4 151 (6.38%) VPN
5 124 (5.24%) DNS
6 101 (4.27%) Internet
7 98 (4.14%) Wireless
8 97 (4.10%) WAN
9 95 (4.02%) LAN
10 70 (2.96%) SSL
11 59 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
12 58 (2.45%) SAN
13 53 (2.24%) DHCP
13 53 (2.24%) MPLS
14 52 (2.20%) IPsec
15 48 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
15 48 (2.03%) BGP
16 35 (1.48%) OSPF
17 30 (1.27%) LDAP
18 27 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 52 (2.20%) MySQL
3 20 (0.85%) Relational Database
4 18 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 16 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.25%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (0.21%) Big Data
13 5 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.17%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (0.80%) Metasploit
2 16 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.38%) Jenkins
4 9 (0.38%) TeamCity
4 9 (0.38%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.25%) JIRA
6 4 (0.17%) Subversion
7 3 (0.13%) TestLink
8 1 (0.042%) Grunt
8 1 (0.042%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.042%) Moq
8 1 (0.042%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.042%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.042%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.042%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.042%) Selenium
8 1 (0.042%) NUnit
General
1 482 (20.37%) Finance
2 186 (7.86%) Telecoms
2 186 (7.86%) Legal
3 160 (6.76%) Law
4 146 (6.17%) Banking
5 130 (5.49%) Retail
6 68 (2.87%) Games
7 53 (2.24%) Manufacturing
8 44 (1.86%) Marketing
9 21 (0.89%) Local Government
10 20 (0.85%) Advertising
11 16 (0.68%) Publishing
11 16 (0.68%) Aerospace
11 16 (0.68%) German Language
12 14 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.59%) Electronics
13 10 (0.42%) Military
14 9 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.38%) Back Office
15 8 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 464 (19.61%) Analyst
2 417 (17.62%) Consultant
3 347 (14.67%) Security Analyst
4 346 (14.62%) Security Consultant
5 239 (10.10%) Security Manager
6 150 (6.34%) Information Analyst
7 144 (6.09%) Information Security Analyst
8 143 (6.04%) Information Manager
9 141 (5.96%) Information Security Manager
10 126 (5.33%) Security Officer
11 106 (4.48%) Security Engineer
12 103 (4.35%) Security Specialist
13 96 (4.06%) Architect
13 96 (4.06%) Information Security Officer
14 90 (3.80%) IT Consultant
15 84 (3.55%) IT Security Consultant
16 82 (3.47%) Information Security Consultant
17 74 (3.13%) Security Architect
17 74 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
17 74 (3.13%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (2.37%) .NET
2 51 (2.16%) Web Services
3 26 (1.10%) HTML
4 22 (0.93%) JSP
5 17 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 13 (0.55%) CSS
6 13 (0.55%) Regular Expression
7 11 (0.46%) REST
7 11 (0.46%) XML
8 8 (0.34%) SOAP
9 7 (0.30%) J2EE
10 6 (0.25%) Middleware
10 6 (0.25%) Application Packaging
11 5 (0.21%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.17%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (0.17%) Spring
12 4 (0.17%) JSF
12 4 (0.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 491 (20.75%) Management Information System
2 164 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (5.41%) CESG
4 116 (4.90%) RMADS
5 90 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 78 (3.30%) CESG CLAS
7 64 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
8 37 (1.56%) PKI
9 30 (1.27%) PMI
10 28 (1.18%) Open Source
11 27 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
12 25 (1.06%) Replication
13 24 (1.01%) Mathematics
14 18 (0.76%) Cryptography
15 17 (0.72%) Clustering
16 16 (0.68%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
17 14 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (0.59%) iPad
17 14 (0.59%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 440 (18.60%) Windows
2 273 (11.54%) Linux
3 112 (4.73%) UNIX
4 75 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (2.58%) Windows 7
6 59 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 48 (2.03%) Solaris
8 41 (1.73%) AIX
9 38 (1.61%) CentOS
10 29 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 21 (0.89%) Debian
12 19 (0.80%) Windows XP
13 15 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (0.51%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.21%) Mac OS X Server
16 5 (0.21%) Android
17 4 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1396 (59.00%) Information Security
2 630 (26.63%) ITIL
3 399 (16.86%) Risk Management
4 318 (13.44%) Project Management
5 300 (12.68%) Security Management
6 265 (11.20%) ISMS
7 253 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
8 214 (9.04%) PRINCE2
9 212 (8.96%) Business Continuity
10 206 (8.71%) Security Architecture
11 197 (8.33%) Information Security Management
12 196 (8.28%) SIEM
13 188 (7.95%) Risk Assessment
14 176 (7.44%) Service Management
14 176 (7.44%) Service Delivery
15 169 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
16 158 (6.68%) Agile Software Development
17 154 (6.51%) Data Protection
18 150 (6.34%) Information Assurance
19 146 (6.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (7.10%) SQL
2 55 (2.32%) PowerShell
3 47 (1.99%) Python
4 42 (1.78%) Ruby
5 39 (1.65%) C
6 37 (1.56%) C#
7 36 (1.52%) Java
8 32 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 26 (1.10%) C++
10 22 (0.93%) Perl
11 17 (0.72%) JavaScript
12 10 (0.42%) PHP
12 10 (0.42%) VB
13 5 (0.21%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.17%) VBScript
15 3 (0.13%) VB6
15 3 (0.13%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.042%) BeanShell
16 1 (0.042%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.042%) VBA
Qualifications
1 807 (34.11%) CISSP
2 491 (20.75%) CISM
3 429 (18.13%) Degree
4 362 (15.30%) CISA
5 318 (13.44%) Security Cleared
6 160 (6.76%) CEH
7 157 (6.64%) SC Cleared
8 144 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
9 121 (5.11%) CCNA
10 94 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 90 (3.80%) PCI QSA
12 79 (3.34%) CRISC
13 71 (3.00%) MCSE
14 70 (2.96%) PMI Certification
15 64 (2.70%) GIAC
16 57 (2.41%) DV Cleared
17 44 (1.86%) PMP
18 37 (1.56%) CCNP
19 33 (1.39%) ISEB
20 31 (1.31%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 738 (31.19%) PCI DSS
2 273 (11.54%) ISO 9001
3 186 (7.86%) COBIT
4 146 (6.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 106 (4.48%) SLA
6 91 (3.85%) ISO 14001
7 72 (3.04%) QA
8 58 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 49 (2.07%) JSP 440
10 30 (1.27%) BS25999
11 20 (0.85%) TickIT
12 17 (0.72%) COSO
13 16 (0.68%) ISO 9000
14 11 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 12207
15 10 (0.42%) BS7799
16 8 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 7 (0.30%) GPG13
18 4 (0.17%) GxP
18 4 (0.17%) GCP
18 4 (0.17%) GMP
System Software
1 173 (7.31%) Active Directory
2 133 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (2.66%) Hyper-V
4 38 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
5 37 (1.56%) vSphere
6 27 (1.14%) Snort
7 19 (0.80%) XenApp
8 15 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 12 (0.51%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.42%) Nmap
11 6 (0.25%) Xen
12 5 (0.21%) Samba
12 5 (0.21%) Firmware
12 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.17%) PowerHA
13 4 (0.17%) KVM
13 4 (0.17%) RHEV
13 4 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 35 (1.48%) SCCM
2 28 (1.18%) Nessus
3 18 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (0.68%) Puppet
5 15 (0.63%) Zenoss
6 13 (0.55%) Backup Exec
6 13 (0.55%) Tivoli
7 12 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.46%) logstash
9 10 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (0.42%) SCOM
10 9 (0.38%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.38%) Vagrant
10 9 (0.38%) Kibana
11 7 (0.30%) WSUS
11 7 (0.30%) Nagios
12 6 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
13 5 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 328 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 253 (10.69%) Cisco
3 205 (8.66%) VMware
4 133 (5.62%) CheckPoint
5 79 (3.34%) HP
5 79 (3.34%) Citrix
6 78 (3.30%) Oracle
7 73 (3.09%) F5
8 72 (3.04%) Juniper
9 52 (2.20%) SAP
10 45 (1.90%) Splunk
11 43 (1.82%) Symantec
12 35 (1.48%) McAfee
13 32 (1.35%) Dell
14 25 (1.06%) NetApp
15 24 (1.01%) IBM
16 23 (0.97%) Red Hat
17 21 (0.89%) Huawei
18 20 (0.85%) CA
19 19 (0.80%) EMC
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Rural Payments Agency
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k per month + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £145000 Per Annum bonus, car scheme, health insuran
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Hoople Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Banking Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago