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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 185 271 293
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +22
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1721 1269 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 1.16% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.43% 9.71% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1080 970
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £79,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%

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
11923 13065 13498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 11.91% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9444 10333 10398
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 25 August 2016 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 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +87 1613 £55,000 +4.76% 151
London +68 570 £65,000 +8.33% 44
South East +70 368 £52,250 +4.50% 33
West Midlands +82 169 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Yorkshire +51 150 £45,000 - 19
North West +34 102 £50,000 +11.11% 13
West Yorkshire +46 97 £48,000 +6.66% 9
Birmingham +44 97 £55,000 +25.07% 7
Berkshire +31 93 £60,000 +20.00% 12
East of England +58 91 £45,000 -14.28% 12
South West +40 87 £60,000 +18.81% 13
Leeds +51 76 £46,500 +3.33% 8
Manchester +11 68 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Surrey +59 67 £50,500 +8.02% 4
Hertfordshire +54 59 £45,000 -30.76% 3
City of London +25 55 £61,250 -2.00% 10
Hampshire +12 53 £47,500 -13.63% 9
Buckinghamshire +5 44 £48,000 -8.57% 1
Reading +28 43 £64,000 +28.00% 8
East Midlands +12 43 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Scotland +9 39 £51,250 +13.88% 4
East Sussex +28 32 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Bristol +33 31 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Milton Keynes +8 31 £52,500 -
Kent +31 30 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Slough +24 27 £54,000 +42.10% 3
Hemel Hempstead +33 26 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Edinburgh +1 26 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Gloucestershire +4 25 £60,000 +6.66% 2
Oxfordshire +8 24 £50,000 +28.20% 1

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 1992 (58.13%) Information Security
2 1581 (46.13%) CISSP
3 1408 (41.09%) PCI DSS
4 967 (28.22%) CISM
5 882 (25.74%) ITIL
6 773 (22.56%) Cybersecurity
7 765 (22.32%) Risk Management
8 726 (21.18%) Firewall
9 701 (20.46%) Finance
10 699 (20.40%) Management Information System
11 682 (19.90%) Degree
12 681 (19.87%) CISA
13 602 (17.57%) Data Protection
14 594 (17.33%) Security Architecture
15 563 (16.43%) SIEM
16 520 (15.17%) Windows
17 493 (14.39%) Security Management
18 460 (13.42%) Network Security
19 434 (12.66%) Security Cleared
20 403 (11.76%) Microsoft
21 402 (11.73%) Cisco
22 386 (11.26%) Security Operations
23 366 (10.68%) Information Security Management
24 363 (10.59%) COBIT
25 346 (10.10%) SC Cleared
26 343 (10.01%) Risk Assessment
27 335 (9.78%) Data Centre
28 334 (9.75%) ISMS
29 325 (9.48%) Project Management
30 311 (9.07%) Linux

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
1 186 (5.43%) IIS
2 109 (3.18%) MS Exchange
3 74 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 37 (1.08%) Apache
5 29 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 20 (0.58%) CMS
9 12 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 11 (0.32%) nginx
11 10 (0.29%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.26%) Skype for Business
13 8 (0.23%) Apache Pig
13 8 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.23%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (0.15%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.12%) Drupal
16 4 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.12%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 180 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 126 (3.68%) MS Office
3 54 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 39 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (0.96%) MS Project
6 12 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.12%) FastStats
2 4 (0.12%) SAP Business One
2 4 (0.12%) Unica
3 3 (0.088%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.058%) assyst
4 2 (0.058%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.058%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.029%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.029%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.029%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.029%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 133 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (2.04%) SaaS
4 47 (1.37%) PaaS
5 46 (1.34%) IaaS
5 46 (1.34%) Office 365
6 35 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.26%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.20%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.088%) AWS OpsWorks
10 3 (0.088%) Route 53
10 3 (0.088%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.058%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.029%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.029%) GitHub
12 1 (0.029%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 726 (21.18%) Firewall
2 460 (13.42%) Network Security
3 231 (6.74%) LAN
4 204 (5.95%) WAN
5 196 (5.72%) VPN
6 169 (4.93%) DNS
7 151 (4.41%) TCP/IP
8 143 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
9 124 (3.62%) Wireless
10 119 (3.47%) SAN
11 116 (3.38%) Internet
12 93 (2.71%) Intrusion Detection
13 90 (2.63%) DHCP
14 73 (2.13%) BGP
15 70 (2.04%) OSPF
16 64 (1.87%) HTTP
17 63 (1.84%) MPLS
18 59 (1.72%) SSL
19 56 (1.63%) EIGRP
19 56 (1.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 46 (1.34%) MySQL
3 32 (0.93%) Big Data
4 20 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 18 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (0.47%) Relational Database
8 13 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (0.26%) Couchbase
11 8 (0.23%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.20%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.18%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.15%) Neo4j
14 5 (0.15%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.15%) SQLPlus
15 4 (0.12%) SAP Data Services
15 4 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 12 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.20%) Selenium
5 6 (0.18%) AppScan
5 6 (0.18%) Metasploit
6 5 (0.15%) Hudson
6 5 (0.15%) Spock
6 5 (0.15%) Subversion
6 5 (0.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.12%) JIRA
7 4 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.088%) Liquibase
9 2 (0.058%) JMeter
9 2 (0.058%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.058%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.029%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.029%) NUnit
10 1 (0.029%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.029%) WebDriver
General
1 701 (20.46%) Finance
2 256 (7.47%) Legal
3 224 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 148 (4.32%) Law
5 129 (3.76%) Retail
6 89 (2.60%) Marketing
7 72 (2.10%) Banking
8 61 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 50 (1.46%) Games
10 29 (0.85%) Back Office
11 25 (0.73%) Electronics
11 25 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.55%) Local Government
13 17 (0.50%) Publishing
14 16 (0.47%) Advertising
15 12 (0.35%) Military
16 11 (0.32%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.29%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 638 (18.62%) Consultant
2 599 (17.48%) Security Manager
3 517 (15.09%) Analyst
4 510 (14.88%) Security Consultant
5 406 (11.85%) Security Analyst
6 348 (10.15%) Information Security Manager
7 341 (9.95%) Information Manager
8 309 (9.02%) Architect
9 267 (7.79%) Security Architect
10 231 (6.74%) IT Manager
11 223 (6.51%) Security Engineer
12 217 (6.33%) Information Analyst
13 216 (6.30%) Security Officer
14 215 (6.27%) Information Security Analyst
15 177 (5.16%) Network Engineer
16 165 (4.81%) Information Officer
17 163 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
18 158 (4.61%) Senior Consultant
19 145 (4.23%) IT Consultant
20 144 (4.20%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (1.55%) Web Services
2 42 (1.23%) .NET
3 25 (0.73%) HTML
4 23 (0.67%) 802.1X
5 22 (0.64%) XML
6 20 (0.58%) LAMP
7 15 (0.44%) CSS
8 14 (0.41%) jQuery
9 13 (0.38%) LAPP Stack
10 11 (0.32%) COM
11 10 (0.29%) LEMP Stack
11 10 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (0.29%) RESTful
12 9 (0.26%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.26%) ELK Stack
12 9 (0.26%) PHP-FPM
13 8 (0.23%) AngularJS
13 8 (0.23%) HTML5
14 7 (0.20%) CSS3
14 7 (0.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 699 (20.40%) Management Information System
2 335 (9.78%) Data Centre
3 239 (6.97%) Data Protection Act
4 231 (6.74%) Computer Science
5 196 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
6 139 (4.06%) Security Operations Centre
7 126 (3.68%) CESG
8 92 (2.68%) PKI
9 76 (2.22%) Cryptography
10 56 (1.63%) Virtual Team
11 47 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
12 46 (1.34%) CESG CLAS
13 41 (1.20%) Cybercrime
14 38 (1.11%) Client/Server
15 35 (1.02%) Mathematics
16 31 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 29 (0.85%) Driving Licence
18 27 (0.79%) Clustering
19 26 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
20 25 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 520 (15.17%) Windows
2 311 (9.07%) Linux
3 182 (5.31%) Windows Server
4 135 (3.94%) Unix
5 91 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 85 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (1.11%) CentOS
8 34 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 32 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 28 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 22 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 16 (0.47%) Windows 10
13 14 (0.41%) Solaris
14 13 (0.38%) Android
14 13 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 11 (0.32%) Debian
16 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1992 (58.13%) Information Security
2 882 (25.74%) ITIL
3 773 (22.56%) Cybersecurity
4 765 (22.32%) Risk Management
5 602 (17.57%) Data Protection
6 594 (17.33%) Security Architecture
7 563 (16.43%) SIEM
8 493 (14.39%) Security Management
9 386 (11.26%) Security Operations
10 366 (10.68%) Information Security Management
11 343 (10.01%) Risk Assessment
12 334 (9.75%) ISMS
13 325 (9.48%) Project Management
14 298 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
15 294 (8.58%) Business Continuity
16 287 (8.37%) Penetration Testing
17 230 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
18 215 (6.27%) Disaster Recovery
19 213 (6.22%) Information Assurance
19 213 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (5.54%) SQL
2 103 (3.01%) C
3 72 (2.10%) PowerShell
4 68 (1.98%) Java
5 67 (1.96%) Python
6 52 (1.52%) PHP
7 41 (1.20%) C#
7 41 (1.20%) Ruby
8 37 (1.08%) Perl
9 22 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 19 (0.55%) Shell Script
11 15 (0.44%) C++
12 14 (0.41%) Bash Shell
12 14 (0.41%) R
13 6 (0.18%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.15%) Apple Swift
14 5 (0.15%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.15%) VB
15 4 (0.12%) PHP 5
15 4 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1581 (46.13%) CISSP
2 967 (28.22%) CISM
3 682 (19.90%) Degree
4 681 (19.87%) CISA
5 434 (12.66%) Security Cleared
6 346 (10.10%) SC Cleared
7 270 (7.88%) Cisco Certification
8 209 (6.10%) CEH
9 184 (5.37%) CRISC
10 173 (5.05%) CCNP
11 148 (4.32%) CCNA
12 139 (4.06%) IISP
13 138 (4.03%) CESG Certified Professional
14 130 (3.79%) CLAS
15 125 (3.65%) SANS
16 109 (3.18%) CISMP
17 99 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
18 95 (2.77%) PCI QSA
19 87 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
20 76 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1408 (41.09%) PCI DSS
2 363 (10.59%) COBIT
3 209 (6.10%) ISO 9001
4 186 (5.43%) ISO27002
5 168 (4.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 145 (4.23%) ISO22301
7 130 (3.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 114 (3.33%) SLA
9 75 (2.19%) ISO27005
10 58 (1.69%) RMADS
11 46 (1.34%) QA
12 34 (0.99%) ISO 14001
13 29 (0.85%) HIPAA
13 29 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
14 26 (0.76%) GPG13
15 23 (0.67%) COSO
16 21 (0.61%) Data Quality
17 18 (0.53%) SSAE 16
17 18 (0.53%) Val IT
18 14 (0.41%) BS25999
System Software
1 254 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 167 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (1.81%) XenApp
4 57 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 38 (1.11%) vSphere
6 28 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (0.73%) Firmware
8 23 (0.67%) VMware ESX
9 16 (0.47%) Snort
10 15 (0.44%) XenDesktop
11 14 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
11 14 (0.41%) Xen
12 9 (0.26%) KVM
12 9 (0.26%) pfSense
12 9 (0.26%) Postfix
13 8 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (0.23%) XenServer
14 7 (0.20%) BitLocker
14 7 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 61 (1.78%) QRadar
2 59 (1.72%) Puppet
3 51 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (1.05%) Ansible
4 36 (1.05%) Nessus
5 33 (0.96%) RSA Archer
6 30 (0.88%) FortiGate
7 23 (0.67%) Nagios
7 23 (0.67%) SCOM
8 22 (0.64%) WSUS
9 18 (0.53%) SCCM
10 15 (0.44%) Backup Exec
11 11 (0.32%) AirWatch
12 10 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
12 10 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
13 9 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
13 9 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 9 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 9 (0.26%) Nexpose
13 9 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 403 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 402 (11.73%) Cisco
3 265 (7.73%) VMware
4 148 (4.32%) CheckPoint
5 122 (3.56%) Citrix
6 119 (3.47%) Juniper
7 109 (3.18%) Splunk
8 104 (3.03%) ArcSight
9 83 (2.42%) HP
10 82 (2.39%) Oracle
11 81 (2.36%) Palo Alto
12 68 (1.98%) Intel Security
13 63 (1.84%) CA
13 63 (1.84%) Fortinet
14 60 (1.75%) SAP
15 59 (1.72%) IBM
16 55 (1.60%) F5
17 54 (1.58%) Avaya
18 52 (1.52%) Red Hat
18 52 (1.52%) Symantec
London
JCW Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 30 minutes ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + + Good Benefits + Car/Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £82000 - £108000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago