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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 260 268 303
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +35
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1212 1118 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.05% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.92% 10.33% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 961 894 853
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%

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
12218 10825 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.19% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9416 8500 10054
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +5 1113 £50,000 - 105
London +23 478 £55,250 -3.91% 44
South East +13 342 £47,500 +3.26% 22
Berkshire +55 133 £50,000 -9.09% 7
City of London +2 96 £55,000 - 14
East of England -1 78 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Hampshire -26 72 £47,750 +11.04% 6
Surrey -26 59 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire -43 56 £42,500 -7.35% 11
Kent +33 48 £37,500 -25.00% 1
West Midlands +6 48 £46,500 -4.61% 2
West Yorkshire -32 44 £42,500 -29.16% 10
North West -59 44 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Reading +9 40 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Hertfordshire +16 38 £42,500 - 4
Leeds -24 38 £42,500 -29.16% 8
Birmingham +23 37 £44,500 -11.00% 2
Newbury +19 33 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Scotland +5 32 £39,500 -12.22% 3
Guildford +15 31 £47,500 +5.55%
Manchester -12 31 £35,000 -33.33% 3
South West -70 29 £52,000 +4.00% 9
Cambridgeshire +10 25 £50,000 +76.53% 2
Slough +23 24 £35,000 -28.57% 1
Wales -3 21 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Cambridge +12 20 £50,000 +14.28%
South Wales 0 20 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Basingstoke +6 19 £44,500 -6.31% 2
East Midlands -21 18 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 18 £42,500 - 1

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1326 (57.40%) Information Security
2 785 (33.98%) CISSP
3 681 (29.48%) PCI DSS
4 668 (28.92%) ITIL
5 519 (22.47%) Finance
6 495 (21.43%) Degree
7 493 (21.34%) Management Information System
8 430 (18.61%) Windows
9 413 (17.88%) Firewall
9 413 (17.88%) CISM
10 399 (17.27%) Risk Management
11 362 (15.67%) Security Cleared
12 341 (14.76%) Microsoft
13 328 (14.20%) Project Management
13 328 (14.20%) Security Management
14 319 (13.81%) CISA
15 275 (11.90%) ISO 9001
16 258 (11.17%) ISMS
17 255 (11.04%) Linux
18 245 (10.61%) Cisco
19 234 (10.13%) Information Security Management
20 227 (9.83%) Security Architecture
21 212 (9.18%) SIEM
22 211 (9.13%) PRINCE2
23 209 (9.05%) Penetration Testing
24 208 (9.00%) MS Excel
25 206 (8.92%) Risk Assessment
26 204 (8.83%) Network Security
27 201 (8.70%) Business Continuity
28 200 (8.66%) VMware

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 92 (3.98%) MS Exchange
2 81 (3.51%) IIS
3 67 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 42 (1.82%) Lync
5 35 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (1.30%) Apache
8 21 (0.91%) Tomcat
9 17 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (0.56%) CMS
10 13 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (0.52%) SAS
12 10 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.30%) Commerce Server
15 4 (0.17%) eRoom
15 4 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 208 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 68 (2.94%) MS Office
3 19 (0.82%) MS Project
4 17 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.087%) SPSS
8 1 (0.043%) FastStats
8 1 (0.043%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (0.52%) assyst
2 11 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.17%) Compiere
8 4 (0.17%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.13%) RMDS
9 3 (0.13%) Summit
9 3 (0.13%) Exchequer
10 2 (0.087%) Agresso
10 2 (0.087%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.087%) SAP GRC
11 1 (0.043%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.043%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.043%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 53 (2.29%) SaaS
2 25 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (0.61%) Office 365
4 13 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.48%) IaaS
5 11 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.35%) PaaS
7 7 (0.30%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.087%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 413 (17.88%) Firewall
2 204 (8.83%) Network Security
3 141 (6.10%) WAN
4 132 (5.71%) Internet
5 131 (5.67%) TCP/IP
5 131 (5.67%) VPN
6 128 (5.54%) DNS
7 124 (5.37%) LAN
8 92 (3.98%) SAN
9 67 (2.90%) Wireless
10 63 (2.73%) DHCP
11 60 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
12 56 (2.42%) MPLS
13 55 (2.38%) VoIP
14 54 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
15 47 (2.03%) SSL
16 42 (1.82%) BGP
17 39 (1.69%) IPsec
18 38 (1.65%) Intranet
19 36 (1.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 37 (1.60%) MySQL
3 22 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 18 (0.78%) Data Mining
6 17 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (0.52%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.30%) Big Data
13 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.22%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.17%) OLAP
14 4 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (0.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (0.82%) Metasploit
2 17 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.30%) AppScan
5 2 (0.087%) JIRA
5 2 (0.087%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.043%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.043%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.043%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.043%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.043%) Grunt
6 1 (0.043%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.043%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.043%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.043%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.043%) Selenium
6 1 (0.043%) Subversion
General
1 519 (22.47%) Finance
2 194 (8.40%) Legal
3 153 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 143 (6.19%) Law
5 101 (4.37%) Banking
6 93 (4.03%) Retail
7 43 (1.86%) Games
8 36 (1.56%) Marketing
9 30 (1.30%) Publishing
10 28 (1.21%) Advertising
11 21 (0.91%) Local Government
12 17 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.48%) German Language
15 8 (0.35%) Billing
15 8 (0.35%) Electronics
15 8 (0.35%) Military
16 7 (0.30%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 418 (18.10%) Analyst
2 404 (17.49%) Consultant
3 318 (13.77%) Security Consultant
4 312 (13.51%) Security Analyst
5 240 (10.39%) Security Manager
6 133 (5.76%) Information Analyst
7 131 (5.67%) Architect
8 126 (5.45%) Information Security Analyst
9 119 (5.15%) Information Manager
10 116 (5.02%) Security Officer
11 114 (4.94%) Information Security Manager
12 111 (4.81%) Information Security Consultant
13 100 (4.33%) Security Specialist
14 98 (4.24%) Security Architect
15 94 (4.07%) IT Consultant
16 82 (3.55%) IT Security Consultant
17 78 (3.38%) Service Manager
18 74 (3.20%) Information Security Officer
19 68 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
20 65 (2.81%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (3.29%) Web Services
2 70 (3.03%) .NET
3 29 (1.26%) ASP.NET
4 20 (0.87%) HTML
5 16 (0.69%) JSP
6 11 (0.48%) WPF
7 10 (0.43%) .NET Framework
8 9 (0.39%) SailPoint
8 9 (0.39%) OAuth
8 9 (0.39%) OpenID
8 9 (0.39%) XML
8 9 (0.39%) SAML
9 6 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (0.22%) RESTful
10 5 (0.22%) jQuery
10 5 (0.22%) WinForms
10 5 (0.22%) Middleware
11 4 (0.17%) J2EE
11 4 (0.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 493 (21.34%) Management Information System
2 161 (6.97%) RMADS
3 98 (4.24%) CESG
4 84 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 81 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
6 50 (2.16%) CESG CLAS
7 45 (1.95%) PMI
8 37 (1.60%) PKI
9 24 (1.04%) Replication
9 24 (1.04%) NHS
10 23 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
11 19 (0.82%) Open Source
11 19 (0.82%) Statistics
12 18 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 18 (0.78%) Clustering
13 17 (0.74%) Cryptography
14 16 (0.69%) Mathematics
14 16 (0.69%) iPad
15 15 (0.65%) Social Media
16 14 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 430 (18.61%) Windows
2 255 (11.04%) Linux
3 89 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 86 (3.72%) UNIX
5 64 (2.77%) Windows 7
5 64 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (1.99%) Ubuntu
8 35 (1.52%) Solaris
9 34 (1.47%) CentOS
10 28 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 26 (1.13%) Mac OS X
11 26 (1.13%) Mac OS
12 23 (1.00%) Mac OS X Server
12 23 (1.00%) Debian
13 22 (0.95%) AIX
14 9 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.30%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.26%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.17%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 1326 (57.40%) Information Security
2 668 (28.92%) ITIL
3 399 (17.27%) Risk Management
4 328 (14.20%) Project Management
4 328 (14.20%) Security Management
5 258 (11.17%) ISMS
6 234 (10.13%) Information Security Management
7 227 (9.83%) Security Architecture
8 212 (9.18%) SIEM
9 211 (9.13%) PRINCE2
10 209 (9.05%) Penetration Testing
11 206 (8.92%) Risk Assessment
12 201 (8.70%) Business Continuity
13 199 (8.61%) Data Protection
14 197 (8.53%) Service Delivery
15 179 (7.75%) Service Management
16 154 (6.67%) Information Assurance
17 151 (6.54%) Cyber Security
18 146 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
19 131 (5.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (7.14%) SQL
2 45 (1.95%) PowerShell
3 35 (1.52%) C#
4 32 (1.39%) Java
4 32 (1.39%) Python
5 24 (1.04%) Ruby
6 23 (1.00%) Shell Script
6 23 (1.00%) C++
7 22 (0.95%) C
8 14 (0.61%) JavaScript
8 14 (0.61%) Perl
9 11 (0.48%) PHP
10 8 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 8 (0.35%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.30%) Bash Shell
11 7 (0.30%) VB
12 4 (0.17%) VBA
13 3 (0.13%) VBScript
13 3 (0.13%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.087%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 785 (33.98%) CISSP
2 495 (21.43%) Degree
3 413 (17.88%) CISM
4 362 (15.67%) Security Cleared
5 319 (13.81%) CISA
6 180 (7.79%) SC Cleared
7 130 (5.63%) CEH
7 130 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
8 112 (4.85%) CCNA
9 88 (3.81%) DV Cleared
10 79 (3.42%) PMI Certification
11 75 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 63 (2.73%) PCI QSA
13 61 (2.64%) MCSE
14 57 (2.47%) GIAC
15 54 (2.34%) ISEB
16 53 (2.29%) CCNP
17 34 (1.47%) PMP
17 34 (1.47%) SAP Certification
18 33 (1.43%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 681 (29.48%) PCI DSS
2 275 (11.90%) ISO 9001
3 198 (8.57%) COBIT
4 101 (4.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 88 (3.81%) SLA
6 76 (3.29%) ISO 14001
7 61 (2.64%) JSP 440
8 52 (2.25%) QA
9 45 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 34 (1.47%) ISO 9000
11 18 (0.78%) BS7799
12 15 (0.65%) COSO
13 11 (0.48%) BS25999
14 10 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 9 (0.39%) TickIT
16 5 (0.22%) HMG Infosec
16 5 (0.22%) GxP
17 4 (0.17%) GCP
17 4 (0.17%) GMP
17 4 (0.17%) GLP
System Software
1 182 (7.88%) Active Directory
2 125 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (2.64%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.52%) vSphere
5 23 (1.00%) Samba
6 22 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.65%) XenApp
8 15 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 14 (0.61%) Snort
10 7 (0.30%) Nmap
11 5 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.22%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.17%) vCloud
12 4 (0.17%) PowerHA
12 4 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.17%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 46 (1.99%) SCCM
2 24 (1.04%) Nessus
3 15 (0.65%) Zenoss
4 14 (0.61%) SCOM
5 12 (0.52%) Tivoli
5 12 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 11 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (0.48%) Nagios
7 8 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (0.35%) Puppet
8 5 (0.22%) WSUS
8 5 (0.22%) CiscoWorks
9 4 (0.17%) OpenView
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.17%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.17%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.17%) Munin
9 4 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 341 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 245 (10.61%) Cisco
3 200 (8.66%) VMware
4 96 (4.16%) HP
5 94 (4.07%) Oracle
6 92 (3.98%) CheckPoint
7 71 (3.07%) Citrix
8 59 (2.55%) F5
9 53 (2.29%) Juniper
10 50 (2.16%) SAP
11 41 (1.77%) Symantec
12 32 (1.39%) IBM
13 27 (1.17%) Dell
13 27 (1.17%) McAfee
14 23 (1.00%) Huawei
15 22 (0.95%) CA
15 22 (0.95%) Tripwire
16 20 (0.87%) Fujitsu
16 20 (0.87%) Splunk
17 19 (0.82%) Websense
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £65 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
UK
CSC
Salary: From £50 to £65 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum £450pcm Car Allowance, £10K Annual B
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Sussex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus + top bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, company car, home working
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: Yesterday