The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 312 328 375
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +47
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1037 852 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.86% 0.77% 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 7.60% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 823 668 648
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12444 11207 11347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.28% 10.08% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9707 8900 9341
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +32 964 £51,177 +2.35% 110
London +2 354 £56,500 +2.72% 50
South East +21 238 £49,000 +6.52% 29
City of London +58 138 £55,000 +8.91% 18
Yorkshire +14 100 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England +16 76 £45,500 +1.11% 6
Berkshire +22 75 £55,000 +37.50% 11
West Yorkshire +15 73 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Leeds +24 66 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Surrey +14 66 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Reading +33 52 £55,000 -12.00% 7
North West -10 52 £38,000 -15.55% 3
South West -14 50 £50,000 -9.09% 12
West Midlands -5 44 £46,250 +2.77% 4
Manchester +18 42 £36,250 -27.50% 3
Hertfordshire +38 40 £37,500 -36.17% 3
East Midlands -17 31 £41,000 +34.42% 2
Kent -2 28 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Scotland -11 25 £46,250 +22.51% 2
Guildford +17 21 £47,500 -31.15% 2
East Sussex +5 21 £40,000 -11.11%
Wales -12 20 £49,000 +8.88% 2
South Wales -13 20 £49,000 +8.88% 2
Hampshire -22 19 £47,500 -1.52% 6
Gloucestershire +8 18 £50,500 -29.37% 5
Staines +1 17 £55,500 +23.33% 2
Essex -9 16 £41,750 -38.14%
Brighton - 15 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire -24 14 £32,500 -45.83%
Letchworth - 14 £35,500 - 2

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1154 (57.53%) Information Security
2 775 (38.63%) CISSP
3 587 (29.26%) ITIL
4 515 (25.67%) PCI DSS
5 464 (23.13%) Management Information System
6 450 (22.43%) Finance
7 443 (22.08%) Risk Management
8 439 (21.88%) CISM
9 360 (17.95%) Security Management
10 353 (17.60%) Firewall
11 346 (17.25%) Windows
11 346 (17.25%) Microsoft
12 333 (16.60%) Degree
13 319 (15.90%) CISA
14 287 (14.31%) Project Management
15 280 (13.96%) Security Cleared
16 274 (13.66%) ISO 9001
17 242 (12.06%) Information Security Management
18 213 (10.62%) Risk Assessment
19 204 (10.17%) VMware
20 197 (9.82%) MS Excel
20 197 (9.82%) SC Cleared
21 196 (9.77%) COBIT
22 194 (9.67%) Cisco
23 188 (9.37%) SQL
24 187 (9.32%) SQL Server
24 187 (9.32%) ISMS
25 186 (9.27%) Network Security
26 181 (9.02%) Data Protection
27 176 (8.77%) Information Assurance

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 97 (4.84%) IIS
2 82 (4.09%) MS Exchange
3 45 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 36 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (1.10%) Apache
8 21 (1.05%) SAS
9 19 (0.95%) CMS
10 17 (0.85%) Lync
11 14 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (0.60%) Confluence
13 11 (0.55%) Commerce Server
13 11 (0.55%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.40%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
17 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 197 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 75 (3.74%) MS Office
3 33 (1.65%) MS Project
4 16 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.20%) SPSS
6 2 (0.100%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.050%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.20%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.15%) Exchequer
3 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.100%) Agresso
4 2 (0.100%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.100%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.050%) RMDS
5 1 (0.050%) assyst
5 1 (0.050%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.050%) Summit
5 1 (0.050%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
2 29 (1.45%) SaaS
3 19 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.45%) Route 53
4 9 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
4 9 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 353 (17.60%) Firewall
2 186 (9.27%) Network Security
3 138 (6.88%) SAN
4 116 (5.78%) WAN
5 108 (5.38%) LAN
6 106 (5.28%) DNS
7 101 (5.03%) Internet
8 96 (4.79%) TCP/IP
9 90 (4.49%) VPN
10 81 (4.04%) Intrusion Detection
11 52 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
12 51 (2.54%) Wireless
13 50 (2.49%) DHCP
14 42 (2.09%) iSCSI
15 41 (2.04%) NAS
16 38 (1.89%) VoIP
17 30 (1.50%) OSPF
18 28 (1.40%) SSL
19 26 (1.30%) BGP
20 25 (1.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 34 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (0.70%) Data Mining
9 12 (0.60%) MySQL
9 12 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (0.45%) NoSQL
10 9 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.20%) MS Access
12 4 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (0.65%) JIRA
2 9 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (0.45%) Metasploit
2 9 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.40%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.40%) Subversion
3 8 (0.40%) Hudson
4 7 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
5 4 (0.20%) AppScan
5 4 (0.20%) MSI
5 4 (0.20%) InstallShield
5 4 (0.20%) AdminStudio
5 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.100%) NUnit
6 2 (0.100%) Selenium
7 1 (0.050%) JSUnit
7 1 (0.050%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.050%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle Forms
General
1 450 (22.43%) Finance
2 142 (7.08%) Legal
3 105 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 90 (4.49%) Law
5 72 (3.59%) Banking
6 48 (2.39%) Advertising
7 38 (1.89%) Marketing
8 35 (1.74%) Retail
9 33 (1.65%) Local Government
10 32 (1.60%) Publishing
11 17 (0.85%) Games
12 13 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.55%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.55%) Billing
14 7 (0.35%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.30%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.30%) Back Office
16 5 (0.25%) French Language
17 3 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.100%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 339 (16.90%) Consultant
2 323 (16.10%) Analyst
3 245 (12.21%) Security Manager
4 239 (11.91%) Security Consultant
5 211 (10.52%) Security Analyst
6 137 (6.83%) Architect
7 129 (6.43%) Information Manager
8 123 (6.13%) Information Security Manager
9 119 (5.93%) Information Security Consultant
10 105 (5.23%) Security Specialist
11 103 (5.13%) Security Architect
12 94 (4.69%) Information Analyst
13 88 (4.39%) Security Officer
14 85 (4.24%) Information Security Analyst
15 70 (3.49%) Information Security Officer
16 58 (2.89%) Senior Consultant
17 51 (2.54%) IT Security Manager
18 46 (2.29%) Senior Security Consultant
18 46 (2.29%) Information Specialist
19 44 (2.19%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (6.08%) .NET
2 59 (2.94%) Web Services
3 36 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 25 (1.25%) CSS
5 24 (1.20%) HTML
6 18 (0.90%) Regular Expression
7 17 (0.85%) XML
7 17 (0.85%) .NET Framework
8 15 (0.75%) RESTful
8 15 (0.75%) JSP
9 12 (0.60%) J2EE
10 11 (0.55%) JSON
11 10 (0.50%) HTML5
12 9 (0.45%) Middleware
12 9 (0.45%) CSS3
13 8 (0.40%) SailPoint
14 6 (0.30%) SOAP
14 6 (0.30%) COM
14 6 (0.30%) WPF
15 4 (0.20%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 464 (23.13%) Management Information System
2 142 (7.08%) RMADS
3 93 (4.64%) CESG
4 88 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 78 (3.89%) Data Protection Act
6 51 (2.54%) CESG CLAS
6 51 (2.54%) PKI
7 47 (2.34%) Replication
8 45 (2.24%) Clustering
9 37 (1.84%) Open Source
10 32 (1.60%) Mathematics
11 24 (1.20%) Cryptography
12 22 (1.10%) Blackberry
13 21 (1.05%) NHS
14 18 (0.90%) Statistics
15 12 (0.60%) Physics
15 12 (0.60%) CMDB
15 12 (0.60%) PMI
16 11 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
17 10 (0.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 346 (17.25%) Windows
2 164 (8.18%) Linux
3 89 (4.44%) UNIX
3 89 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 24 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 23 (1.15%) Android
9 22 (1.10%) Ubuntu
10 18 (0.90%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 15 (0.75%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.70%) Solaris
13 13 (0.65%) Debian
13 13 (0.65%) Mac OS X Server
13 13 (0.65%) CentOS
14 9 (0.45%) HPUX
15 7 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1154 (57.53%) Information Security
2 587 (29.26%) ITIL
3 443 (22.08%) Risk Management
4 360 (17.95%) Security Management
5 287 (14.31%) Project Management
6 242 (12.06%) Information Security Management
7 213 (10.62%) Risk Assessment
8 187 (9.32%) ISMS
9 181 (9.02%) Data Protection
10 176 (8.77%) Information Assurance
10 176 (8.77%) Service Management
11 170 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
12 153 (7.63%) Business Continuity
13 142 (7.08%) Security Architecture
14 133 (6.63%) Service Delivery
15 132 (6.58%) SIEM
16 118 (5.88%) PRINCE2
17 117 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
18 109 (5.43%) Cyber Security
19 107 (5.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 188 (9.37%) SQL
2 61 (3.04%) PowerShell
3 52 (2.59%) Java
4 39 (1.94%) T-SQL
5 38 (1.89%) C#
6 32 (1.60%) VB.NET
7 21 (1.05%) C
7 21 (1.05%) Perl
8 20 (1.00%) VB
9 18 (0.90%) Ruby
10 16 (0.80%) PHP
11 14 (0.70%) Python
12 12 (0.60%) JavaScript
13 11 (0.55%) C++
14 10 (0.50%) Bash Shell
15 9 (0.45%) VBA
16 8 (0.40%) VBScript
17 5 (0.25%) BeanShell
18 3 (0.15%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 775 (38.63%) CISSP
2 439 (21.88%) CISM
3 333 (16.60%) Degree
4 319 (15.90%) CISA
5 280 (13.96%) Security Cleared
6 197 (9.82%) SC Cleared
7 120 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
8 88 (4.39%) CEH
9 84 (4.19%) SAP Certification
10 79 (3.94%) DV Cleared
11 73 (3.64%) GIAC
12 64 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 58 (2.89%) CCNA
14 49 (2.44%) MCSE
15 47 (2.34%) CCNP
16 45 (2.24%) PCI QSA
17 40 (1.99%) ISEB
18 37 (1.84%) CCIE
18 37 (1.84%) CRISC
19 36 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 515 (25.67%) PCI DSS
2 274 (13.66%) ISO 9001
3 196 (9.77%) COBIT
4 93 (4.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 84 (4.19%) SLA
6 54 (2.69%) QA
7 49 (2.44%) JSP 440
7 49 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 36 (1.79%) BS25999
9 34 (1.69%) ISO 14001
10 33 (1.65%) BS7799
11 28 (1.40%) ISO 9000
12 22 (1.10%) COSO
13 19 (0.95%) GPG13
14 14 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 12 (0.60%) CESG Infosec
16 8 (0.40%) HMG Infosec
17 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
18 2 (0.100%) ISO 14000
19 1 (0.050%) WCAG
System Software
1 143 (7.13%) Active Directory
2 117 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 48 (2.39%) VMware ESX
5 19 (0.95%) XenApp
6 18 (0.90%) vSphere
7 13 (0.65%) Samba
8 10 (0.50%) Nmap
8 10 (0.50%) ISA Server
9 8 (0.40%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.25%) vCloud
10 5 (0.25%) Snort
11 4 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.15%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.15%) Squid
12 3 (0.15%) XenServer
12 3 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.15%) Dovecot
13 2 (0.100%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.100%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 43 (2.14%) Nessus
2 32 (1.60%) Puppet
3 31 (1.55%) SCCM
4 27 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (1.20%) Tivoli
6 14 (0.70%) WSUS
7 10 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (0.45%) Nagios
9 6 (0.30%) SCOM
9 6 (0.30%) WMI
10 5 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.25%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.25%) Cacti
11 4 (0.20%) Munin
12 3 (0.15%) OpenView
12 3 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
13 2 (0.100%) Foglight
13 2 (0.100%) Cisco UCCX
13 2 (0.100%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.100%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 346 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 204 (10.17%) VMware
3 194 (9.67%) Cisco
4 135 (6.73%) HP
5 109 (5.43%) Oracle
6 97 (4.84%) SAP
7 87 (4.34%) CheckPoint
8 67 (3.34%) Citrix
9 43 (2.14%) Juniper
10 34 (1.69%) Dell
11 31 (1.55%) IBM
12 30 (1.50%) Red Hat
13 29 (1.45%) CA
13 29 (1.45%) F5
14 27 (1.35%) McAfee
15 23 (1.15%) Blue Coat
15 23 (1.15%) ArcSight
16 22 (1.10%) TippingPoint
16 22 (1.10%) SolarWinds
16 22 (1.10%) NetApp
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Car + pension + BUPA
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum CA £5,500, 6% London Waiting, Pensio
Posted: 18 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum +bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + BENS + BONUS
Posted: 23 hours ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group
Salary: £20000 - £23000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £53,000 to £58,000 per annum plus bonus & competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday