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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 279 298 318
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +20
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1114 1010 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.94% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.68% 9.39% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 906 835 754
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%

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
11512 10757 11505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 9.98% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9043 8252 9407
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +13 1064 £50,000 -4.76% 89
London -30 350 £57,500 - 34
South East +49 293 £50,400 -1.82% 21
Berkshire +62 134 £62,500 +26.90% 9
Yorkshire +14 99 £45,000 +5.88% 11
North West +32 95 £47,000 +4.44% 2
City of London -7 83 £60,000 -4.00% 14
West Yorkshire +36 77 £46,250 +2.77% 8
East of England +16 77 £45,000 +24.13% 4
Leeds +31 67 £47,500 - 7
West Midlands -21 66 £42,250 -11.05% 4
Manchester +14 53 £42,000 +3.70% 1
Reading +16 52 £63,000 +34.75% 2
East Midlands +39 43 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Hertfordshire +12 40 £45,000 +12.50%
Hampshire +4 40 £45,500 -12.50%
Surrey -25 39 £43,750 -12.50% 6
South West -50 34 £45,000 -12.62% 9
Newbury +22 29 £52,500 +20.00% 3
Birmingham -17 26 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Scotland +15 25 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Cheshire +9 25 £50,000 +9.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 24 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 22 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Staines +1 21 £38,400 -23.20% 4
Cambridge +16 20 £40,000 -0.62%
Edinburgh +10 17 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Leicestershire - 16 £47,500 - 3
Wales -2 15 £37,500 +7.14%
South Wales -6 15 £37,500 +7.14%

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1377 (59.05%) Information Security
2 818 (35.08%) CISSP
3 745 (31.95%) PCI DSS
4 621 (26.63%) ITIL
5 502 (21.53%) Finance
6 500 (21.44%) CISM
7 499 (21.40%) Management Information System
8 473 (20.28%) Firewall
9 433 (18.57%) Windows
10 417 (17.88%) Risk Management
11 374 (16.04%) Degree
12 356 (15.27%) CISA
13 339 (14.54%) Microsoft
14 333 (14.28%) Security Management
15 310 (13.29%) Security Cleared
16 309 (13.25%) Network Security
17 285 (12.22%) Project Management
18 281 (12.05%) Linux
19 272 (11.66%) Cisco
20 268 (11.49%) ISMS
21 261 (11.19%) ISO 9001
22 245 (10.51%) Penetration Testing
23 227 (9.73%) VMware
24 222 (9.52%) Security Architecture
25 220 (9.43%) Information Security Management
26 202 (8.66%) Business Continuity
27 196 (8.40%) PRINCE2
28 195 (8.36%) Telecoms
29 194 (8.32%) COBIT
30 182 (7.80%) Risk Assessment

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 88 (3.77%) IIS
2 79 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 78 (3.34%) MS Exchange
4 34 (1.46%) Lync
5 30 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (0.81%) Apache
9 17 (0.73%) CMS
9 17 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (0.69%) nginx
11 15 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (0.60%) WebSphere
13 13 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (0.56%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (0.34%) Commerce Server
16 5 (0.21%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 178 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 76 (3.26%) MS Office
3 21 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.69%) MS Project
6 9 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.043%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (0.51%) assyst
2 11 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.30%) RMDS
4 6 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.17%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.086%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.086%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.086%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.043%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.043%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
2 42 (1.80%) SaaS
3 31 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (1.03%) IaaS
5 17 (0.73%) Office 365
6 14 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.26%) PaaS
9 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 473 (20.28%) Firewall
2 309 (13.25%) Network Security
3 178 (7.63%) TCP/IP
4 166 (7.12%) VPN
5 125 (5.36%) DNS
6 119 (5.10%) WAN
7 108 (4.63%) LAN
8 105 (4.50%) Wireless
9 98 (4.20%) Internet
10 88 (3.77%) SAN
11 75 (3.22%) SSL
12 59 (2.53%) MPLS
13 58 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
14 55 (2.36%) BGP
15 52 (2.23%) Intrusion Detection
16 49 (2.10%) IPsec
17 45 (1.93%) DHCP
18 39 (1.67%) OSPF
19 32 (1.37%) SMTP
19 32 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 42 (1.80%) MySQL
3 28 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 23 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (0.94%) Relational Database
6 18 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (0.26%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.17%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.13%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 16 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (0.69%) Jenkins
2 16 (0.69%) TeamCity
3 10 (0.43%) Metasploit
4 9 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.26%) JIRA
6 5 (0.21%) TestLink
7 4 (0.17%) Subversion
8 2 (0.086%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.086%) ProC
9 1 (0.043%) NUnit
9 1 (0.043%) Moq
9 1 (0.043%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.043%) Hudson
General
1 502 (21.53%) Finance
2 195 (8.36%) Telecoms
3 170 (7.29%) Legal
4 147 (6.30%) Banking
5 144 (6.17%) Law
6 124 (5.32%) Retail
7 64 (2.74%) Games
8 60 (2.57%) Manufacturing
9 49 (2.10%) Marketing
10 22 (0.94%) Advertising
11 17 (0.73%) Local Government
12 16 (0.69%) German Language
12 16 (0.69%) Aerospace
13 15 (0.64%) Back Office
14 14 (0.60%) Electronics
15 12 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.47%) Publishing
17 10 (0.43%) Military
18 8 (0.34%) Multimedia
19 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 475 (20.37%) Analyst
2 405 (17.37%) Consultant
3 355 (15.22%) Security Analyst
4 317 (13.59%) Security Consultant
5 282 (12.09%) Security Manager
6 178 (7.63%) Information Manager
7 177 (7.59%) Information Security Manager
8 160 (6.86%) Information Analyst
9 149 (6.39%) Information Security Analyst
10 132 (5.66%) Security Officer
11 120 (5.15%) Security Engineer
12 111 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
13 97 (4.16%) Security Specialist
14 90 (3.86%) Architect
15 81 (3.47%) Network Engineer
16 74 (3.17%) IT Consultant
16 74 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
17 71 (3.04%) Information Specialist
18 70 (3.00%) Information Security Specialist
18 70 (3.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (3.09%) .NET
2 34 (1.46%) Web Services
3 23 (0.99%) HTML
3 23 (0.99%) JSP
4 16 (0.69%) ASP.NET
5 15 (0.64%) Regular Expression
6 13 (0.56%) CSS
7 12 (0.51%) .NET Framework
8 11 (0.47%) XML
8 11 (0.47%) REST
9 10 (0.43%) J2EE
10 8 (0.34%) SOAP
11 7 (0.30%) Application Packaging
12 6 (0.26%) Middleware
13 5 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (0.17%) Lucene
14 4 (0.17%) Spring
14 4 (0.17%) JSF
14 4 (0.17%) JSON
15 3 (0.13%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 499 (21.40%) Management Information System
2 167 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 126 (5.40%) CESG
4 101 (4.33%) RMADS
5 89 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 78 (3.34%) CESG CLAS
7 63 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
8 33 (1.42%) PKI
9 31 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
10 28 (1.20%) Open Source
11 27 (1.16%) Replication
12 24 (1.03%) PMI
12 24 (1.03%) Mathematics
13 22 (0.94%) Cryptography
14 20 (0.86%) Clustering
15 17 (0.73%) Mobile App
16 16 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
17 15 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
18 14 (0.60%) NHS
19 13 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 433 (18.57%) Windows
2 281 (12.05%) Linux
3 116 (4.97%) UNIX
4 84 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (1.97%) Windows 7
7 41 (1.76%) AIX
8 40 (1.72%) Solaris
9 32 (1.37%) CentOS
10 27 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 20 (0.86%) Debian
12 17 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.56%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.34%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.21%) HPUX
17 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.13%) Android
18 2 (0.086%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1377 (59.05%) Information Security
2 621 (26.63%) ITIL
3 417 (17.88%) Risk Management
4 333 (14.28%) Security Management
5 285 (12.22%) Project Management
6 268 (11.49%) ISMS
7 245 (10.51%) Penetration Testing
8 222 (9.52%) Security Architecture
9 220 (9.43%) Information Security Management
10 202 (8.66%) Business Continuity
11 196 (8.40%) PRINCE2
12 182 (7.80%) Risk Assessment
13 180 (7.72%) Disaster Recovery
14 174 (7.46%) Service Delivery
15 172 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
16 168 (7.20%) SIEM
17 150 (6.43%) Information Assurance
17 150 (6.43%) Incident Management
18 149 (6.39%) Service Management
19 139 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 174 (7.46%) SQL
2 64 (2.74%) PowerShell
3 45 (1.93%) C#
4 44 (1.89%) C
5 42 (1.80%) Java
6 41 (1.76%) Ruby
7 36 (1.54%) Python
8 31 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 22 (0.94%) Perl
10 20 (0.86%) C++
11 17 (0.73%) JavaScript
12 12 (0.51%) VB
13 7 (0.30%) PHP
14 5 (0.21%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.21%) VBScript
15 3 (0.13%) VB6
16 2 (0.086%) Uniface
16 2 (0.086%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.043%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.043%) VBA
Qualifications
1 818 (35.08%) CISSP
2 500 (21.44%) CISM
3 374 (16.04%) Degree
4 356 (15.27%) CISA
5 310 (13.29%) Security Cleared
6 152 (6.52%) SC Cleared
6 152 (6.52%) CEH
6 152 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
7 124 (5.32%) CCNA
8 106 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 103 (4.42%) CRISC
10 83 (3.56%) MCSE
11 82 (3.52%) PCI QSA
12 75 (3.22%) GIAC
13 57 (2.44%) PMI Certification
14 53 (2.27%) DV Cleared
15 45 (1.93%) CCNP
16 37 (1.59%) PMP
17 35 (1.50%) SAP Certification
18 30 (1.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 745 (31.95%) PCI DSS
2 261 (11.19%) ISO 9001
3 194 (8.32%) COBIT
4 166 (7.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 101 (4.33%) SLA
6 86 (3.69%) ISO 14001
7 72 (3.09%) QA
8 64 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 42 (1.80%) JSP 440
10 28 (1.20%) BS25999
11 19 (0.81%) COSO
11 19 (0.81%) TickIT
12 18 (0.77%) ISO 9000
13 12 (0.51%) BS7799
14 11 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 12207
15 8 (0.34%) GPG13
16 4 (0.17%) GxP
17 3 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
17 3 (0.13%) CESG Infosec
17 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 176 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 153 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (3.69%) Hyper-V
4 49 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
5 40 (1.72%) vSphere
6 29 (1.24%) Snort
7 21 (0.90%) XenApp
8 15 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (0.47%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.34%) Nmap
11 7 (0.30%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.26%) Xen
13 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.21%) XenServer
13 5 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.17%) UAG
14 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.17%) Firmware
15 3 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (1.20%) SCCM
2 26 (1.11%) Nessus
3 23 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 20 (0.86%) Puppet
5 19 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.77%) logstash
7 16 (0.69%) Kibana
7 16 (0.69%) Vagrant
7 16 (0.69%) Graphite
7 16 (0.69%) ZABBIX
8 15 (0.64%) Zenoss
9 13 (0.56%) Nagios
10 12 (0.51%) SCOM
11 11 (0.47%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.39%) WSUS
13 8 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
14 6 (0.26%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.21%) Legato
15 5 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (0.21%) Icinga
Vendors
1 339 (14.54%) Microsoft
2 272 (11.66%) Cisco
3 227 (9.73%) VMware
4 141 (6.05%) CheckPoint
5 91 (3.90%) HP
6 89 (3.82%) Juniper
7 81 (3.47%) Citrix
8 76 (3.26%) F5
9 74 (3.17%) Oracle
10 57 (2.44%) SAP
11 54 (2.32%) Splunk
12 47 (2.02%) Symantec
13 40 (1.72%) McAfee
14 35 (1.50%) Dell
15 28 (1.20%) NetApp
16 23 (0.99%) SolarWinds
17 20 (0.86%) EMC
17 20 (0.86%) IBM
18 19 (0.81%) Red Hat
18 19 (0.81%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £7000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum to £65,000 + 15% variable plus excel
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago