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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 256 271 274
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1257 1232 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.13% 1.06% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.57% 9.91% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 976 898
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,027 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -

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
11896 12437 10883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.72% 10.68% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9512 9591 8546
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +14 1153 £52,500 +5.00% 101
London -13 484 £57,500 +4.54% 34
South East -36 250 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Yorkshire +58 111 £44,000 +3.52% 7
City of London +33 98 £60,000 +9.09% 12
North West +34 79 £47,500 +10.46% 5
Berkshire -41 73 £50,000 - 8
West Yorkshire +29 68 £45,000 +2.85% 3
East of England -16 62 £52,500 +23.52% 14
West Midlands +8 60 £45,000 -4.25% 13
Buckinghamshire +26 57 £52,500 -14.28% 2
South West +7 55 £50,500 -2.88% 9
Leeds +21 53 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Manchester +16 47 £48,500 +25.16% 2
Milton Keynes +30 46 £52,500 -10.63% 2
Scotland +20 46 £45,000 +15.38% 4
Hampshire -8 42 £55,000 +15.18% 2
East Midlands +27 40 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Surrey -13 38 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Birmingham +4 33 £48,000 +3.22% 6
Edinburgh +17 32 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cheshire +22 28 £39,250 -21.50% 3
Reading -17 27 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Nottingham +21 25 £50,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +12 25 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -17 25 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Cambridgeshire +17 21 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Cambridge +16 21 £45,000 -10.00% 5
North Yorkshire +15 21 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Slough -10 21 £42,500 +21.42%

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1568 (60.96%) Information Security
2 1052 (40.90%) CISSP
3 854 (33.20%) PCI DSS
4 714 (27.76%) ITIL
5 678 (26.36%) CISM
6 620 (24.11%) Finance
7 521 (20.26%) Firewall
8 498 (19.36%) Management Information System
9 494 (19.21%) Risk Management
10 483 (18.78%) Windows
11 446 (17.34%) CISA
12 429 (16.68%) Degree
13 385 (14.97%) Security Management
14 367 (14.27%) Microsoft
15 313 (12.17%) Cyber Security
16 289 (11.24%) Risk Assessment
17 284 (11.04%) Business Continuity
18 283 (11.00%) VMware
19 275 (10.69%) Cisco
19 275 (10.69%) Project Management
19 275 (10.69%) ISMS
20 270 (10.50%) Linux
21 267 (10.38%) COBIT
22 251 (9.76%) Data Protection
23 248 (9.64%) Security Architecture
24 246 (9.56%) ISO 9001
25 239 (9.29%) Information Security Management
26 237 (9.21%) Security Cleared
27 236 (9.18%) Penetration Testing
28 233 (9.06%) Network Security

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 162 (6.30%) IIS
2 108 (4.20%) MS Exchange
3 65 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 49 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (1.83%) Apache
6 28 (1.09%) Lync
7 26 (1.01%) CMS
8 25 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 24 (0.93%) Drupal
9 24 (0.93%) nginx
10 21 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
12 12 (0.47%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (0.35%) JBoss
15 8 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (0.27%) Tomcat
17 6 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
18 5 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 170 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 70 (2.72%) MS Office
3 17 (0.66%) MS Project
4 16 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.23%) SPSS
7 2 (0.078%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.078%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.039%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.078%) Summit
6 1 (0.039%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.039%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.039%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 122 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (3.50%) SaaS
3 53 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 50 (1.94%) Office 365
5 44 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (1.24%) IaaS
7 23 (0.89%) PaaS
8 12 (0.47%) Heroku
8 12 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.039%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.039%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 521 (20.26%) Firewall
2 233 (9.06%) Network Security
3 143 (5.56%) Internet
4 127 (4.94%) TCP/IP
5 112 (4.35%) LAN
5 112 (4.35%) WAN
6 108 (4.20%) VPN
7 106 (4.12%) DNS
8 92 (3.58%) Intrusion Detection
9 90 (3.50%) SAN
10 70 (2.72%) Wireless
11 59 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
12 56 (2.18%) VoIP
13 51 (1.98%) DHCP
14 44 (1.71%) MPLS
15 42 (1.63%) VLAN
16 41 (1.59%) SSL
17 30 (1.17%) HTTP
18 26 (1.01%) IPsec
19 23 (0.89%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (5.87%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.67%) MySQL
3 31 (1.21%) Big Data
4 24 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 24 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (0.86%) Hadoop
6 21 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (0.82%) Oracle Database
7 17 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (0.39%) Redis
8 10 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (0.35%) Data Mining
10 8 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.23%) Informix
11 6 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.19%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.19%) MS Access
13 4 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (0.78%) Git (software)
1 20 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (0.43%) Hudson
2 11 (0.43%) Subversion
3 6 (0.23%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.23%) TeamCity
3 6 (0.23%) Artifactory
4 4 (0.16%) JIRA
5 3 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.078%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.078%) Fiddler
6 2 (0.078%) MSI
7 1 (0.039%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.039%) ProC
7 1 (0.039%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.039%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.039%) GCC
7 1 (0.039%) Trac
7 1 (0.039%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 620 (24.11%) Finance
2 166 (6.45%) Banking
3 132 (5.13%) Law
3 132 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 116 (4.51%) Legal
5 77 (2.99%) Marketing
6 65 (2.53%) Retail
7 63 (2.45%) Financial Institution
8 29 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 23 (0.89%) Advertising
10 21 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 20 (0.78%) Electronics
12 16 (0.62%) Publishing
13 15 (0.58%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.47%) Aerospace
16 11 (0.43%) Games
17 7 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (0.27%) Billing
17 7 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 484 (18.82%) Consultant
2 444 (17.26%) Analyst
3 381 (14.81%) Security Manager
4 344 (13.37%) Security Consultant
5 325 (12.64%) Security Analyst
6 254 (9.88%) Information Manager
7 242 (9.41%) Information Security Manager
8 174 (6.77%) Security Officer
9 153 (5.95%) Architect
10 147 (5.72%) Information Analyst
11 142 (5.52%) Information Security Analyst
12 130 (5.05%) Information Security Officer
13 114 (4.43%) Security Engineer
14 105 (4.08%) Information Security Consultant
15 98 (3.81%) Security Architect
16 96 (3.73%) IT Consultant
17 86 (3.34%) IT Security Analyst
18 83 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
18 83 (3.23%) Security Specialist
19 79 (3.07%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (2.68%) .NET
2 40 (1.56%) Web Services
3 39 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 31 (1.21%) REST
5 27 (1.05%) HTML
6 23 (0.89%) JSP
7 21 (0.82%) COM
8 15 (0.58%) CSS
9 13 (0.51%) Middleware
10 12 (0.47%) Application Packaging
11 11 (0.43%) jQuery
11 11 (0.43%) XML
12 10 (0.39%) MSMQ
12 10 (0.39%) SignalR
12 10 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (0.35%) ODBC
13 9 (0.35%) ActiveX
13 9 (0.35%) J2EE
14 8 (0.31%) Regular Expression
15 7 (0.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 498 (19.36%) Management Information System
2 224 (8.71%) Data Centre
3 218 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
5 90 (3.50%) CESG
6 80 (3.11%) Computer Science
7 76 (2.95%) RMADS
8 63 (2.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 58 (2.26%) PKI
10 40 (1.56%) Cryptography
11 36 (1.40%) Client/Server
12 35 (1.36%) Clustering
13 29 (1.13%) CESG CLAS
14 28 (1.09%) Replication
15 24 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
16 23 (0.89%) SCADA
17 21 (0.82%) Mainframe
18 20 (0.78%) NHS
18 20 (0.78%) Statistics
18 20 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 483 (18.78%) Windows
2 270 (10.50%) Linux
3 184 (7.15%) UNIX
4 75 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (1.21%) Solaris
7 29 (1.13%) Windows 7
8 28 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (1.01%) CentOS
10 23 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.51%) AIX
12 12 (0.47%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.35%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.23%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.23%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.19%) Android
15 5 (0.19%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.19%) SUSE
15 5 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1568 (60.96%) Information Security
2 714 (27.76%) ITIL
3 494 (19.21%) Risk Management
4 385 (14.97%) Security Management
5 313 (12.17%) Cyber Security
6 289 (11.24%) Risk Assessment
7 284 (11.04%) Business Continuity
8 275 (10.69%) Project Management
8 275 (10.69%) ISMS
9 251 (9.76%) Data Protection
10 248 (9.64%) Security Architecture
11 239 (9.29%) Information Security Management
12 236 (9.18%) Penetration Testing
13 231 (8.98%) SIEM
14 198 (7.70%) Service Management
15 196 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
16 179 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
17 176 (6.84%) Information Assurance
18 160 (6.22%) Incident Management
19 150 (5.83%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 219 (8.51%) SQL
2 68 (2.64%) PowerShell
3 63 (2.45%) C
4 54 (2.10%) Java
5 39 (1.52%) C#
6 30 (1.17%) PHP
7 28 (1.09%) Python
7 28 (1.09%) Ruby
8 25 (0.97%) Perl
9 19 (0.74%) JavaScript
10 16 (0.62%) C++
11 14 (0.54%) VBA
12 12 (0.47%) Shell Script
13 10 (0.39%) VB
14 9 (0.35%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.23%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.19%) Uniface
17 4 (0.16%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.16%) ActionScript
17 4 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1052 (40.90%) CISSP
2 678 (26.36%) CISM
3 446 (17.34%) CISA
4 429 (16.68%) Degree
5 237 (9.21%) Security Cleared
6 158 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
7 143 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 135 (5.25%) CRISC
9 124 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 112 (4.35%) CCNA
11 88 (3.42%) MCSE
12 74 (2.88%) PCI QSA
13 68 (2.64%) CCNP
14 66 (2.57%) CISMP
15 63 (2.45%) CEH
16 61 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
16 61 (2.37%) DV Cleared
17 58 (2.26%) SAP Certification
17 58 (2.26%) GIAC
18 42 (1.63%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 854 (33.20%) PCI DSS
2 267 (10.38%) COBIT
3 246 (9.56%) ISO 9001
4 151 (5.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 93 (3.62%) SLA
6 51 (1.98%) ISO 14001
7 50 (1.94%) QA
8 37 (1.44%) BS25999
9 32 (1.24%) JSP 440
10 26 (1.01%) ISO 9000
11 20 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 20 (0.78%) BS7799
12 17 (0.66%) HIPAA
13 15 (0.58%) COSO
14 7 (0.27%) Data Quality
14 7 (0.27%) GPG13
15 6 (0.23%) FISMA
16 5 (0.19%) PAS 55
16 5 (0.19%) Basel II
17 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 211 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 145 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (3.11%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.05%) vSphere
5 19 (0.74%) XenApp
6 18 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 17 (0.66%) Varnish
8 13 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.51%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
9 10 (0.39%) Docker
10 9 (0.35%) Firmware
11 8 (0.31%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.23%) OpenSSH
12 6 (0.23%) vCloud
13 5 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.16%) Snort
14 4 (0.16%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.16%) XenServer
14 4 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 53 (2.06%) Puppet
2 43 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (1.52%) SCCM
4 38 (1.48%) Nessus
5 20 (0.78%) WSUS
6 17 (0.66%) Nagios
6 17 (0.66%) Salt
7 13 (0.51%) SCOM
8 10 (0.39%) HAProxy
9 9 (0.35%) SELinux
9 9 (0.35%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.31%) logstash
11 7 (0.27%) Nmap
12 6 (0.23%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.23%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.23%) Vagrant
12 6 (0.23%) Kibana
12 6 (0.23%) Graphite
13 5 (0.19%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 367 (14.27%) Microsoft
2 283 (11.00%) VMware
3 275 (10.69%) Cisco
4 133 (5.17%) HP
5 131 (5.09%) Oracle
6 105 (4.08%) Citrix
7 94 (3.65%) Splunk
8 92 (3.58%) CheckPoint
9 91 (3.54%) SAP
10 74 (2.88%) ArcSight
11 73 (2.84%) Juniper
12 57 (2.22%) F5
13 48 (1.87%) McAfee
14 44 (1.71%) Red Hat
15 35 (1.36%) Dell
16 33 (1.28%) EMC
17 30 (1.17%) Fortinet
18 29 (1.13%) Qualys
19 26 (1.01%) Symantec
20 25 (0.97%) Websense
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £70,000- £90,000+ an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £70,000- £90,000+ an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £70,000- £90,000+ an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£75,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
University Of Dundee
Salary: Grade Grade 8 (£38,511 - £45,954)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus 5k oncall
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Neg + benefits Packagr
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
UK
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent benefits / Working from
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Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Salary: 60,000 to 80,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000 + Benefits
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Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 65,000
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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London
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Salary: benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
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