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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
UK
Rank 254 219 274
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +55
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1044 1564 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 1.55% 1.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.20% 11.66% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1321 996
Median salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
10235 13413 13158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.17% 13.29% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8126 10589 10102
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 28 February 2017 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -36 989 £55,000 - 126
London -19 426 £62,500 +4.16% 53
South East -51 157 £57,000 +14.00% 23
East of England +4 87 £44,250 -1.66% 9
West Midlands +5 85 £45,000 -14.28% 6
North West -9 80 £44,000 -18.51% 9
City of London +6 72 £57,500 +4.54% 9
South West -3 69 £45,000 +1.12% 11
Yorkshire -45 62 £35,000 -26.31% 8
Manchester -25 46 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Berkshire +10 45 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Hertfordshire +6 44 £47,500 - 8
Birmingham +4 42 £45,000 +2.85% 2
West Yorkshire -28 41 £35,000 -26.31% 8
Leeds -19 38 £35,000 -26.31% 6
East Sussex +4 32 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Essex +36 29 £42,000 -32.80%
Buckinghamshire +18 25 £53,750 +22.15% 4
East Midlands -18 23 £42,500 -19.04% 5
Hampshire 0 22 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Bristol -6 22 £42,500 -26.08% 6
Surrey +13 21 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Brighton +10 21 £50,000 - 1
Kent +7 18 £60,000 +12.67% 2
Hemel Hempstead -2 18 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Scotland -11 18 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Gloucestershire -15 18 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Slough +35 17 £51,250 -10.86%
Wales +12 17 £32,500 -13.33% 2
High Wycombe +15 15 £55,000 +57.14% 1

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 1544 (64.66%) Information Security
2 1075 (45.02%) CISSP
3 804 (33.67%) CISM
4 780 (32.66%) PCI DSS
5 624 (26.13%) Risk Management
6 620 (25.96%) ITIL
7 592 (24.79%) Finance
8 547 (22.91%) Firewall
9 532 (22.28%) Management Information System
10 531 (22.24%) Cybersecurity
11 485 (20.31%) CISA
12 456 (19.10%) Degree
13 438 (18.34%) Security Management
14 423 (17.71%) Data Protection
15 385 (16.12%) SIEM
16 359 (15.03%) Windows
17 341 (14.28%) Security Architecture
18 328 (13.74%) Information Security Management
19 320 (13.40%) Penetration Testing
20 292 (12.23%) Linux
21 283 (11.85%) Microsoft
22 278 (11.64%) Network Security
23 270 (11.31%) ISMS
24 264 (11.06%) COBIT
25 262 (10.97%) Risk Assessment
26 256 (10.72%) Vulnerability Management
27 248 (10.39%) Security Cleared
28 240 (10.05%) Security Operations
29 237 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
30 204 (8.54%) Service Delivery

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
1 106 (4.44%) IIS
2 52 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 46 (1.93%) MS Exchange
4 35 (1.47%) Apache
5 26 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (0.54%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.29%) Skype for Business
8 7 (0.29%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.25%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.21%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.21%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.21%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.17%) nginx
11 4 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 130 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 62 (2.60%) MS Office
3 25 (1.05%) MS Project
4 23 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.042%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 28 (1.17%) Sentinel
2 21 (0.88%) assyst
3 14 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.084%) Infor CRM
8 1 (0.042%) Maximo
8 1 (0.042%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.042%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.042%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.042%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.042%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.042%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 131 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (3.48%) SaaS
3 69 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (2.64%) Office 365
5 43 (1.80%) PaaS
6 36 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (1.17%) IaaS
8 18 (0.75%) Amazon S3
9 17 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.34%) Mimecast
12 8 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
13 6 (0.25%) G Suite
14 5 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
14 5 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.21%) iPaaS
15 4 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 547 (22.91%) Firewall
2 278 (11.64%) Network Security
3 111 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 99 (4.15%) DNS
5 96 (4.02%) Internet
6 90 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 86 (3.60%) VPN
8 69 (2.89%) WAN
9 64 (2.68%) LAN
10 60 (2.51%) DHCP
11 49 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
12 42 (1.76%) Wireless
13 40 (1.68%) SAN
14 30 (1.26%) OSPF
15 28 (1.17%) BGP
16 26 (1.09%) LDAP
16 26 (1.09%) SSL
17 25 (1.05%) Wireshark
18 23 (0.96%) IPsec
19 22 (0.92%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.63%) MySQL
3 36 (1.51%) Big Data
4 29 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 20 (0.84%) NoSQL
7 17 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 14 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.29%) PowerPivot
15 6 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.25%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.25%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 15 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (0.50%) Git (software)
2 12 (0.50%) PHPUnit
3 10 (0.42%) Burp Suite
3 10 (0.42%) Fiddler
3 10 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.21%) WinDbg
6 4 (0.17%) Phing
6 4 (0.17%) Subversion
7 3 (0.13%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.13%) JIRA
7 3 (0.13%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.084%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.084%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.084%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.084%) Maven
8 2 (0.084%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.042%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 592 (24.79%) Finance
2 198 (8.29%) Legal
3 138 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 121 (5.07%) Banking
5 103 (4.31%) Retail
6 85 (3.56%) Law
7 45 (1.88%) Marketing
8 43 (1.80%) Games
9 24 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 20 (0.84%) Publishing
11 17 (0.71%) Back Office
11 17 (0.71%) Local Government
12 14 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.54%) Advertising
13 13 (0.54%) Retail Banking
14 12 (0.50%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.34%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.25%) Billing
18 4 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 520 (21.78%) Analyst
2 432 (18.09%) Security Analyst
3 417 (17.46%) Security Manager
4 311 (13.02%) Consultant
5 245 (10.26%) Information Manager
6 228 (9.55%) Security Consultant
7 224 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
8 216 (9.05%) Information Analyst
9 213 (8.92%) Information Security Analyst
10 183 (7.66%) IT Manager
11 158 (6.62%) Architect
12 123 (5.15%) Security Officer
13 122 (5.11%) IT Analyst
14 121 (5.07%) Information Security Consultant
15 120 (5.03%) Security Engineer
16 111 (4.65%) Risk Manager
17 105 (4.40%) Security Architect
18 102 (4.27%) IT Security Analyst
19 101 (4.23%) Security Specialist
20 98 (4.10%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (2.18%) .NET
2 41 (1.72%) Web Services
3 34 (1.42%) XML
4 30 (1.26%) LAMP
5 29 (1.21%) SailPoint
6 22 (0.92%) Elastic Stack
7 21 (0.88%) HTML
8 17 (0.71%) Regular Expression
9 14 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (0.59%) ZeroMQ
10 12 (0.50%) Middleware
11 11 (0.46%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.38%) SAML
12 9 (0.38%) Symfony
13 8 (0.34%) CSS
13 8 (0.34%) OAuth
14 7 (0.29%) .NET Framework
14 7 (0.29%) REST
14 7 (0.29%) SOAP
15 6 (0.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 532 (22.28%) Management Information System
2 181 (7.58%) Data Protection Act
3 147 (6.16%) Data Centre
4 137 (5.74%) Computer Science
5 131 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
6 76 (3.18%) Security Operations Centre
7 75 (3.14%) CESG
8 39 (1.63%) PKI
9 38 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
10 36 (1.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 31 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
12 27 (1.13%) Mainframe
13 24 (1.01%) Fintech
13 24 (1.01%) NHS
14 20 (0.84%) Driving Licence
14 20 (0.84%) Freedom of Information
15 18 (0.75%) User Experience
16 15 (0.63%) CESG CLAS
16 15 (0.63%) Virtual Team
17 14 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 359 (15.03%) Windows
2 292 (12.23%) Linux
3 161 (6.74%) Windows Server
4 57 (2.39%) Unix
5 56 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (1.93%) Apple iOS
8 44 (1.84%) Mac OS X
9 20 (0.84%) CentOS
10 17 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 14 (0.59%) Windows 10
11 14 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (0.50%) AIX
12 12 (0.50%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (0.38%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.29%) Android
16 6 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1544 (64.66%) Information Security
2 624 (26.13%) Risk Management
3 620 (25.96%) ITIL
4 531 (22.24%) Cybersecurity
5 438 (18.34%) Security Management
6 423 (17.71%) Data Protection
7 385 (16.12%) SIEM
8 341 (14.28%) Security Architecture
9 328 (13.74%) Information Security Management
10 320 (13.40%) Penetration Testing
11 270 (11.31%) ISMS
12 262 (10.97%) Risk Assessment
13 256 (10.72%) Vulnerability Management
14 240 (10.05%) Security Operations
15 237 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
16 204 (8.54%) Service Delivery
17 196 (8.21%) Project Management
18 184 (7.71%) Business Continuity
19 180 (7.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 170 (7.12%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 133 (5.57%) SQL
2 78 (3.27%) PowerShell
3 72 (3.02%) Java
4 65 (2.72%) Python
5 51 (2.14%) C
6 45 (1.88%) PHP
7 43 (1.80%) Bash Shell
8 39 (1.63%) Perl
9 38 (1.59%) C#
10 36 (1.51%) Ruby
11 21 (0.88%) JavaScript
11 21 (0.88%) VBScript
12 20 (0.84%) BeanShell
13 11 (0.46%) Scala
14 6 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.21%) C++
16 4 (0.17%) VB
17 3 (0.13%) Elixir
17 3 (0.13%) Erlang
17 3 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1075 (45.02%) CISSP
2 804 (33.67%) CISM
3 485 (20.31%) CISA
4 456 (19.10%) Degree
5 248 (10.39%) Security Cleared
6 171 (7.16%) SC Cleared
7 156 (6.53%) CEH
8 154 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
9 126 (5.28%) CRISC
10 108 (4.52%) GIAC
11 94 (3.94%) CISMP
12 92 (3.85%) SANS
13 76 (3.18%) CCNP
13 76 (3.18%) CESG Certified Professional
14 70 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
15 68 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
16 64 (2.68%) IISP
17 62 (2.60%) SSCP
18 58 (2.43%) CCNA
19 57 (2.39%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 780 (32.66%) PCI DSS
2 264 (11.06%) COBIT
3 142 (5.95%) Cyber Essentials
4 137 (5.74%) ISO 9001
5 87 (3.64%) GDPR
5 87 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 81 (3.39%) ISO22301
7 77 (3.22%) SLA
8 74 (3.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 68 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 66 (2.76%) ISO27002
11 63 (2.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 56 (2.35%) QA
13 51 (2.14%) GPG13
14 44 (1.84%) RMADS
15 33 (1.38%) ISO 14001
16 32 (1.34%) SSAE 16
17 19 (0.80%) BS25999
18 16 (0.67%) ISO27005
19 15 (0.63%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 202 (8.46%) Active Directory
2 92 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.09%) vSphere
4 24 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (1.01%) XenApp
5 23 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.96%) Snort
6 18 (0.75%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.50%) Docker
8 12 (0.50%) vCloud
8 12 (0.50%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.38%) Firmware
9 9 (0.38%) XenServer
10 8 (0.34%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (0.29%) MetaFrame
12 6 (0.25%) Xen
13 5 (0.21%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.21%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (1.55%) Puppet
2 31 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.21%) CSIRT
4 27 (1.13%) Nessus
4 27 (1.13%) QRadar
5 25 (1.05%) SCCM
6 23 (0.96%) Ansible
7 20 (0.84%) logstash
8 18 (0.75%) WSUS
9 16 (0.67%) Backup Exec
10 15 (0.63%) SCOM
11 13 (0.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 13 (0.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 12 (0.50%) Kibana
12 12 (0.50%) RSA enVision
13 11 (0.46%) FortiGate
13 11 (0.46%) Kubernetes
14 10 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
15 9 (0.38%) Nagios
16 8 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 283 (11.85%) Microsoft
2 189 (7.91%) Cisco
3 146 (6.11%) VMware
4 74 (3.10%) Splunk
5 70 (2.93%) CheckPoint
5 70 (2.93%) Oracle
6 56 (2.35%) Palo Alto
7 55 (2.30%) Juniper
8 54 (2.26%) Citrix
9 53 (2.22%) ArcSight
10 44 (1.84%) Apple
10 44 (1.84%) HP
11 40 (1.68%) Sophos
12 39 (1.63%) FireEye
13 37 (1.55%) Intel Security
14 32 (1.34%) Fortinet
15 31 (1.30%) LogRhythm
16 29 (1.21%) SAP
16 29 (1.21%) Symantec
17 26 (1.09%) Sourcefire
London
Boston Hale
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + Company benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £65000 to £75000 per annum, + excellent package
Posted: 55 minutes ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, family PMI
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k -£50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Morson International
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + more
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £6000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago