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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 251 321 330
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1268 946 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.18% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.07% 8.10% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 771 674
Average salary £51,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,895 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

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
11450 11680 11155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.43% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8903 9134 8889
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 March 2015 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 27 March 2015. 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 +75 1168 £50,000 -4.76% 156
London +83 420 £57,500 +1.76% 53
South East +64 301 £55,000 +10.00% 38
Yorkshire +19 112 £45,000 - 16
Berkshire +48 111 £57,500 +4.54% 18
City of London +13 104 £57,500 +4.54% 15
East of England +26 90 £45,000 -1.09% 8
Surrey +35 78 £48,750 -12.16% 7
West Yorkshire +1 71 £49,000 +8.88% 10
North West +17 67 £46,500 +24.00% 13
Leeds +12 66 £49,000 +8.58% 7
South West -2 63 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Scotland +46 58 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Reading +15 53 £62,500 +13.63% 5
West Midlands -27 52 £47,500 +5.55% 9
East Midlands +38 49 £44,500 -11.00% 6
Hertfordshire +14 44 £43,750 +23.23% 2
Edinburgh +36 36 £55,000 +33.33% 3
Kent +25 31 £55,000 +15.78%
Manchester -9 31 £37,500 - 7
Cheshire +31 30 £52,500 +90.90% 6
Wales -8 27 £45,000 - 6
South Yorkshire +14 26 £35,500 -2.06% 2
Buckinghamshire +20 25 £43,750 +2.94% 6
Hampshire +7 24 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Leicestershire +33 23 £43,750 +15.13% 1
South Wales -9 23 £45,000 - 5
Staines +5 22 £36,500 -39.16% 2
Cambridgeshire +17 19 £43,900 -3.51% 1
Milton Keynes +13 18 £45,000 +5.88% 5

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1332 (55.94%) Information Security
2 854 (35.87%) CISSP
3 737 (30.95%) PCI DSS
4 644 (27.05%) ITIL
5 595 (24.99%) Finance
6 546 (22.93%) CISM
7 515 (21.63%) Management Information System
8 506 (21.25%) Windows
9 480 (20.16%) Firewall
10 457 (19.19%) Risk Management
11 383 (16.09%) Microsoft
12 376 (15.79%) Security Management
13 339 (14.24%) Degree
14 338 (14.20%) CISA
15 287 (12.05%) VMware
16 285 (11.97%) Cisco
17 268 (11.26%) Network Security
18 259 (10.88%) Penetration Testing
19 256 (10.75%) Project Management
20 255 (10.71%) Security Cleared
21 248 (10.42%) Business Continuity
22 247 (10.37%) Active Directory
23 243 (10.21%) Security Architecture
23 243 (10.21%) ISMS
24 238 (10.00%) Information Security Management
25 236 (9.91%) Linux
25 236 (9.91%) Data Protection
26 231 (9.70%) ISO 9001
27 229 (9.62%) Risk Assessment
28 208 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
1 118 (4.96%) IIS
2 84 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 83 (3.49%) MS Exchange
4 29 (1.22%) CMS
5 27 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (1.09%) nginx
7 24 (1.01%) Lync
8 22 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (0.67%) Apache
11 15 (0.63%) WebSphere
12 14 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.50%) WebLogic
13 12 (0.50%) Commerce Server
14 11 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (0.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 194 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 68 (2.86%) MS Office
3 20 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.59%) MS Project
5 12 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.084%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.084%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.042%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.042%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.042%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (2.23%) SaaS
3 43 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (1.39%) IaaS
5 17 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (0.63%) Office 365
7 7 (0.29%) PaaS
8 5 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.084%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 480 (20.16%) Firewall
2 268 (11.26%) Network Security
3 173 (7.27%) WAN
4 149 (6.26%) TCP/IP
5 148 (6.22%) LAN
6 140 (5.88%) SAN
7 135 (5.67%) VPN
8 128 (5.38%) Wireless
9 119 (5.00%) DNS
10 113 (4.75%) Internet
11 72 (3.02%) MPLS
12 56 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
12 56 (2.35%) SSL
13 53 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
14 51 (2.14%) BGP
15 50 (2.10%) VoIP
16 46 (1.93%) DHCP
17 41 (1.72%) iSCSI
18 32 (1.34%) IPsec
19 30 (1.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.81%) MySQL
3 40 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 28 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 23 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 18 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (0.63%) Big Data
9 15 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.38%) Data Mining
11 9 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.29%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (0.25%) PerformancePoint
14 5 (0.21%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 21 (0.88%) TeamCity
1 21 (0.88%) Git (software)
1 21 (0.88%) Artifactory
1 21 (0.88%) Jenkins
2 15 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.25%) TestLink
4 4 (0.17%) JIRA
4 4 (0.17%) ReSharper
4 4 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.13%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.084%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.084%) ProC
6 2 (0.084%) Moq
6 2 (0.084%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.084%) Hudson
7 1 (0.042%) GCC
7 1 (0.042%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.042%) NUnit
7 1 (0.042%) Subversion
7 1 (0.042%) Ant
General
1 595 (24.99%) Finance
2 199 (8.36%) Telecoms
3 146 (6.13%) Banking
4 123 (5.17%) Legal
5 96 (4.03%) Law
6 92 (3.86%) Retail
7 53 (2.23%) Marketing
8 38 (1.60%) Advertising
9 31 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 29 (1.22%) Games
11 22 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 22 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 18 (0.76%) Back Office
13 17 (0.71%) Electronics
13 17 (0.71%) Aerospace
14 14 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.42%) Automotive
15 10 (0.42%) Local Government
16 8 (0.34%) Publishing
17 6 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 407 (17.09%) Analyst
2 395 (16.59%) Consultant
3 368 (15.46%) Security Manager
4 310 (13.02%) Security Analyst
5 256 (10.75%) Security Consultant
6 224 (9.41%) Information Manager
7 219 (9.20%) Information Security Manager
8 153 (6.43%) Security Officer
9 140 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
10 136 (5.71%) Information Analyst
11 135 (5.67%) Security Engineer
12 129 (5.42%) Architect
13 127 (5.33%) Information Security Analyst
14 98 (4.12%) Network Engineer
15 84 (3.53%) Information Security Consultant
16 82 (3.44%) Security Architect
17 66 (2.77%) Administrator
18 64 (2.69%) IT Security Manager
19 63 (2.65%) Systems Engineer
20 54 (2.27%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (3.70%) .NET
2 41 (1.72%) HTML
3 25 (1.05%) JSP
4 24 (1.01%) CSS
4 24 (1.01%) Web Services
5 20 (0.84%) ASP.NET
6 18 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 16 (0.67%) XML
8 13 (0.55%) Application Packaging
8 13 (0.55%) Regular Expression
9 12 (0.50%) jQuery
9 12 (0.50%) REST
10 11 (0.46%) COM
11 9 (0.38%) Ajax
12 8 (0.34%) J2EE
13 7 (0.29%) SOAP
13 7 (0.29%) ODBC
13 7 (0.29%) Middleware
14 6 (0.25%) XSL
14 6 (0.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 515 (21.63%) Management Information System
2 205 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (4.58%) Data Protection Act
4 94 (3.95%) CESG
5 69 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 65 (2.73%) RMADS
7 53 (2.23%) Clustering
8 48 (2.02%) Replication
9 43 (1.81%) CESG CLAS
10 35 (1.47%) Cryptography
11 32 (1.34%) Mobile Banking
11 32 (1.34%) Mobile App
12 29 (1.22%) PMI
13 27 (1.13%) PKI
14 26 (1.09%) Blackberry
14 26 (1.09%) Mathematics
15 20 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
15 20 (0.84%) NHS
16 18 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 18 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 506 (21.25%) Windows
2 236 (9.91%) Linux
3 138 (5.80%) UNIX
4 76 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (1.93%) Windows 7
8 40 (1.68%) Solaris
9 23 (0.97%) AIX
10 16 (0.67%) CentOS
10 16 (0.67%) Windows 8
11 14 (0.59%) Android
11 14 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 8 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.25%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.21%) HPUX
16 4 (0.17%) Debian
17 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1332 (55.94%) Information Security
2 644 (27.05%) ITIL
3 457 (19.19%) Risk Management
4 376 (15.79%) Security Management
5 259 (10.88%) Penetration Testing
6 256 (10.75%) Project Management
7 248 (10.42%) Business Continuity
8 243 (10.21%) ISMS
8 243 (10.21%) Security Architecture
9 238 (10.00%) Information Security Management
10 236 (9.91%) Data Protection
11 229 (9.62%) Risk Assessment
12 208 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
13 190 (7.98%) Cyber Security
14 188 (7.90%) PRINCE2
15 164 (6.89%) SIEM
16 163 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
17 161 (6.76%) Service Management
17 161 (6.76%) Incident Management
18 160 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 183 (7.69%) SQL
2 65 (2.73%) PowerShell
3 58 (2.44%) C#
4 51 (2.14%) Java
5 50 (2.10%) C
6 28 (1.18%) Ruby
7 23 (0.97%) JavaScript
8 21 (0.88%) Perl
9 15 (0.63%) PHP
9 15 (0.63%) VB
10 11 (0.46%) Python
11 10 (0.42%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.34%) C++
12 8 (0.34%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.29%) VBA
14 5 (0.21%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.21%) VBScript
14 5 (0.21%) APL
15 4 (0.17%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 854 (35.87%) CISSP
2 546 (22.93%) CISM
3 339 (14.24%) Degree
4 338 (14.20%) CISA
5 255 (10.71%) Security Cleared
6 163 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
7 150 (6.30%) SC Cleared
8 128 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 115 (4.83%) CRISC
10 104 (4.37%) CCNA
11 99 (4.16%) MCSE
12 98 (4.12%) CEH
13 78 (3.28%) CCNP
14 73 (3.07%) PCI QSA
15 60 (2.52%) GIAC
16 56 (2.35%) PMI Certification
17 50 (2.10%) SAP Certification
18 44 (1.85%) DV Cleared
19 42 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
20 39 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 737 (30.95%) PCI DSS
2 231 (9.70%) ISO 9001
3 170 (7.14%) COBIT
4 145 (6.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 106 (4.45%) SLA
6 94 (3.95%) ISO 14001
7 67 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 48 (2.02%) QA
9 34 (1.43%) JSP 440
9 34 (1.43%) ISO 9000
10 27 (1.13%) BS25999
11 26 (1.09%) FISMA
12 18 (0.76%) BS7799
13 15 (0.63%) COSO
14 13 (0.55%) GPG13
15 9 (0.38%) Data Quality
16 7 (0.29%) EMIR
16 7 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
16 7 (0.29%) Basel II
16 7 (0.29%) MiFID
System Software
1 247 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 174 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (4.75%) Hyper-V
4 39 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 37 (1.55%) vSphere
6 22 (0.92%) Snort
7 19 (0.80%) XenApp
8 11 (0.46%) XenServer
9 10 (0.42%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.42%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.34%) Firmware
11 5 (0.21%) Varnish
11 5 (0.21%) KVM
12 4 (0.17%) vCloud
12 4 (0.17%) Xen
12 4 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.17%) UAG
13 3 (0.13%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.084%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.084%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (1.43%) Puppet
2 30 (1.26%) SCCM
3 27 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (1.01%) logstash
4 24 (1.01%) Nessus
5 22 (0.92%) ZABBIX
6 21 (0.88%) Kibana
6 21 (0.88%) Vagrant
6 21 (0.88%) Graphite
7 20 (0.84%) Nagios
8 16 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 15 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
10 13 (0.55%) WSUS
11 12 (0.50%) SCOM
12 10 (0.42%) OpenView
13 7 (0.29%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.29%) Cisco LMS
14 6 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
15 5 (0.21%) Legato
Vendors
1 383 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 287 (12.05%) VMware
3 285 (11.97%) Cisco
4 130 (5.46%) HP
5 112 (4.70%) CheckPoint
6 105 (4.41%) Citrix
7 88 (3.70%) Oracle
8 80 (3.36%) Juniper
9 72 (3.02%) SAP
10 67 (2.81%) Splunk
11 49 (2.06%) Dell
12 47 (1.97%) F5
13 42 (1.76%) ArcSight
13 42 (1.76%) SolarWinds
14 40 (1.68%) McAfee
15 35 (1.47%) NetApp
16 32 (1.34%) Symantec
17 29 (1.22%) EMC
18 26 (1.09%) Red Hat
18 26 (1.09%) LogRhythm
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Momentum
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Car Allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hyphen
Salary: DoE + Bens package
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Commission
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus/Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday