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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 261 262 302
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +40
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1245 1140 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.07% 1.06% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.08% 10.37% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 988 911 859
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,027 £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
12355 10995 12244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.21% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9529 8632 10069
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +7 1144 £50,000 - 110
London +24 497 £55,500 -3.47% 48
South East +28 340 £47,500 +2.70% 23
Berkshire +53 133 £50,000 -9.09% 8
City of London +6 96 £55,000 - 17
East of England +2 80 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Hampshire -12 75 £47,500 +10.46% 6
Yorkshire -50 59 £42,500 -9.09% 12
Surrey -26 57 £50,000 +5.26% 3
West Midlands +9 49 £47,500 - 3
Kent +35 47 £37,500 -25.00%
West Yorkshire -29 47 £43,750 -27.08% 11
North West -44 45 £43,500 -3.33% 6
Reading +3 41 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Leeds -19 40 £42,500 -29.16% 9
Birmingham +27 38 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Hertfordshire +17 38 £42,500 - 3
Scotland +1 34 £39,000 -13.33% 4
Newbury +25 33 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Manchester -20 32 £35,000 -32.36% 3
South West -65 32 £54,000 +8.00% 8
Guildford +12 29 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridgeshire -3 25 £50,000 +76.53% 2
Slough +20 24 £35,000 -28.57%
Wales -2 22 £37,500 -11.76% 1
South Wales +4 21 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Basingstoke 0 20 £44,500 -6.31% 2
East Midlands -21 20 £44,750 +32.59% 2
Cambridge +10 19 £50,000 +14.28%
Glasgow +4 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1347 (57.69%) Information Security
2 798 (34.18%) CISSP
3 688 (29.46%) PCI DSS
4 667 (28.57%) ITIL
5 519 (22.23%) Finance
6 492 (21.07%) Management Information System
6 492 (21.07%) Degree
7 434 (18.59%) Windows
8 430 (18.42%) CISM
9 422 (18.07%) Firewall
10 401 (17.17%) Risk Management
11 361 (15.46%) Security Cleared
12 337 (14.43%) Microsoft
13 332 (14.22%) CISA
14 329 (14.09%) Project Management
15 328 (14.05%) Security Management
16 278 (11.91%) ISO 9001
17 256 (10.96%) Linux
17 256 (10.96%) ISMS
18 244 (10.45%) Cisco
19 234 (10.02%) Information Security Management
20 229 (9.81%) Security Architecture
21 218 (9.34%) SIEM
22 212 (9.08%) PRINCE2
23 210 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
23 210 (8.99%) Network Security
24 206 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
25 205 (8.78%) Business Continuity
26 204 (8.74%) MS Excel
27 201 (8.61%) COBIT

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (3.94%) MS Exchange
2 81 (3.47%) IIS
3 66 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 42 (1.80%) Lync
5 35 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (1.28%) Apache
8 21 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 17 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (0.56%) CMS
11 12 (0.51%) SAS
12 9 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.30%) Commerce Server
14 7 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.17%) eRoom
15 4 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.13%) WordPress
16 3 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 204 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 66 (2.83%) MS Office
3 17 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.69%) MS Project
5 12 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.086%) SPSS
6 2 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.043%) FastStats
7 1 (0.043%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (0.51%) assyst
2 11 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.17%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.17%) Compiere
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.13%) RMDS
9 3 (0.13%) Exchequer
10 2 (0.086%) Agresso
10 2 (0.086%) Summit
10 2 (0.086%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.086%) SAP GRC
11 1 (0.043%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.043%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.043%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.23%) SaaS
2 25 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (0.60%) Office 365
4 13 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.47%) IaaS
5 11 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.34%) PaaS
7 7 (0.30%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.086%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 422 (18.07%) Firewall
2 210 (8.99%) Network Security
3 140 (6.00%) WAN
4 137 (5.87%) TCP/IP
5 134 (5.74%) VPN
6 132 (5.65%) Internet
7 130 (5.57%) DNS
8 123 (5.27%) LAN
9 90 (3.85%) SAN
10 67 (2.87%) Wireless
11 63 (2.70%) DHCP
12 61 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
13 58 (2.48%) MPLS
14 55 (2.36%) VoIP
15 54 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
16 48 (2.06%) SSL
17 43 (1.84%) BGP
18 40 (1.71%) IPsec
19 38 (1.63%) Intranet
20 37 (1.58%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (5.91%) SQL Server
2 38 (1.63%) MySQL
3 22 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 18 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (0.77%) Data Mining
6 15 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (0.51%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.30%) Big Data
12 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.21%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.17%) OLAP
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (0.81%) Metasploit
2 17 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.30%) AppScan
5 2 (0.086%) JIRA
5 2 (0.086%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.043%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.043%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.043%) Selenium
6 1 (0.043%) Subversion
6 1 (0.043%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.043%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.043%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.043%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.043%) Grunt
6 1 (0.043%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.043%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 519 (22.23%) Finance
2 197 (8.44%) Legal
3 159 (6.81%) Telecoms
4 145 (6.21%) Law
5 111 (4.75%) Banking
6 101 (4.33%) Retail
7 51 (2.18%) Games
8 37 (1.58%) Marketing
9 31 (1.33%) Publishing
10 27 (1.16%) Advertising
11 24 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 22 (0.94%) Local Government
13 13 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.47%) German Language
15 9 (0.39%) Electronics
15 9 (0.39%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.39%) Military
16 8 (0.34%) Billing
17 7 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 426 (18.24%) Analyst
2 405 (17.34%) Consultant
3 322 (13.79%) Security Consultant
4 318 (13.62%) Security Analyst
5 242 (10.36%) Security Manager
6 133 (5.70%) Information Analyst
7 132 (5.65%) Architect
8 126 (5.40%) Information Security Analyst
9 119 (5.10%) Information Manager
10 118 (5.05%) Security Officer
11 114 (4.88%) Information Security Manager
12 112 (4.80%) Information Security Consultant
13 102 (4.37%) Security Specialist
14 99 (4.24%) Security Architect
15 97 (4.15%) IT Consultant
16 85 (3.64%) IT Security Consultant
17 77 (3.30%) Service Manager
18 76 (3.25%) Information Security Officer
19 70 (3.00%) Senior Analyst
20 67 (2.87%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (3.30%) Web Services
2 70 (3.00%) .NET
3 28 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 21 (0.90%) HTML
5 16 (0.69%) JSP
6 11 (0.47%) WPF
7 10 (0.43%) .NET Framework
8 9 (0.39%) OAuth
8 9 (0.39%) XML
8 9 (0.39%) SAML
8 9 (0.39%) OpenID
8 9 (0.39%) SailPoint
9 6 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (0.21%) RESTful
10 5 (0.21%) jQuery
10 5 (0.21%) WinForms
10 5 (0.21%) Middleware
11 4 (0.17%) J2EE
11 4 (0.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 492 (21.07%) Management Information System
2 161 (6.90%) RMADS
3 100 (4.28%) CESG
4 87 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 80 (3.43%) Data Protection Act
6 52 (2.23%) CESG CLAS
7 45 (1.93%) PMI
8 37 (1.58%) PKI
9 25 (1.07%) NHS
10 24 (1.03%) Replication
11 23 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (0.81%) Open Source
12 19 (0.81%) Statistics
12 19 (0.81%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.77%) Mathematics
13 18 (0.77%) Clustering
13 18 (0.77%) Cryptography
14 17 (0.73%) iPad
15 15 (0.64%) Social Media
16 14 (0.60%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 434 (18.59%) Windows
2 256 (10.96%) Linux
3 89 (3.81%) UNIX
4 88 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 59 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (1.97%) Ubuntu
9 36 (1.54%) Solaris
10 35 (1.50%) CentOS
11 27 (1.16%) Windows XP
12 26 (1.11%) Mac OS X
12 26 (1.11%) Mac OS
13 23 (0.99%) Debian
13 23 (0.99%) Mac OS X Server
14 22 (0.94%) AIX
15 10 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.30%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.26%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1347 (57.69%) Information Security
2 667 (28.57%) ITIL
3 401 (17.17%) Risk Management
4 329 (14.09%) Project Management
5 328 (14.05%) Security Management
6 256 (10.96%) ISMS
7 234 (10.02%) Information Security Management
8 229 (9.81%) Security Architecture
9 218 (9.34%) SIEM
10 212 (9.08%) PRINCE2
11 210 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
12 206 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
13 205 (8.78%) Business Continuity
14 199 (8.52%) Data Protection
15 196 (8.39%) Service Delivery
16 176 (7.54%) Service Management
17 156 (6.68%) Information Assurance
18 150 (6.42%) Cyber Security
19 149 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
20 135 (5.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (7.15%) SQL
2 46 (1.97%) PowerShell
3 36 (1.54%) C#
4 34 (1.46%) Python
5 33 (1.41%) Java
6 25 (1.07%) Ruby
7 24 (1.03%) C++
7 24 (1.03%) Shell Script
8 22 (0.94%) C
9 14 (0.60%) JavaScript
9 14 (0.60%) Perl
10 11 (0.47%) PHP
11 9 (0.39%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.34%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.30%) VB
14 6 (0.26%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.17%) VBA
16 3 (0.13%) VBScript
16 3 (0.13%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.086%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 798 (34.18%) CISSP
2 492 (21.07%) Degree
3 430 (18.42%) CISM
4 361 (15.46%) Security Cleared
5 332 (14.22%) CISA
6 178 (7.62%) SC Cleared
7 134 (5.74%) CEH
8 130 (5.57%) Cisco Certification
9 112 (4.80%) CCNA
10 88 (3.77%) DV Cleared
11 80 (3.43%) PMI Certification
12 75 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 61 (2.61%) PCI QSA
14 60 (2.57%) GIAC
14 60 (2.57%) MCSE
15 54 (2.31%) ISEB
16 53 (2.27%) CCNP
17 39 (1.67%) CRISC
18 35 (1.50%) PMP
19 31 (1.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 688 (29.46%) PCI DSS
2 278 (11.91%) ISO 9001
3 201 (8.61%) COBIT
4 103 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 89 (3.81%) SLA
6 78 (3.34%) ISO 14001
7 61 (2.61%) JSP 440
8 55 (2.36%) QA
9 46 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 33 (1.41%) ISO 9000
11 18 (0.77%) BS7799
12 14 (0.60%) COSO
13 11 (0.47%) TickIT
14 10 (0.43%) BS25999
14 10 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 5 (0.21%) HMG Infosec
15 5 (0.21%) GxP
16 4 (0.17%) GCP
16 4 (0.17%) GMP
16 4 (0.17%) GLP
System Software
1 183 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 123 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.50%) vSphere
5 23 (0.99%) Samba
6 22 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (0.77%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.64%) Snort
8 15 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 15 (0.64%) XenApp
9 7 (0.30%) Nmap
10 5 (0.21%) ProxySG
10 5 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.17%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.17%) vCloud
11 4 (0.17%) KVM
11 4 (0.17%) RHEV
11 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
11 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 46 (1.97%) SCCM
2 24 (1.03%) Nessus
3 15 (0.64%) Zenoss
4 14 (0.60%) SCOM
5 13 (0.56%) Tivoli
6 12 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 11 (0.47%) Nagios
7 11 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (0.34%) Puppet
8 8 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.21%) WSUS
9 5 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.17%) OpenView
10 4 (0.17%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.17%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (0.17%) Munin
11 3 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 337 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 244 (10.45%) Cisco
3 197 (8.44%) VMware
4 94 (4.03%) CheckPoint
5 93 (3.98%) Oracle
6 92 (3.94%) HP
7 73 (3.13%) Citrix
8 61 (2.61%) F5
9 57 (2.44%) Juniper
10 47 (2.01%) SAP
11 42 (1.80%) Symantec
12 32 (1.37%) IBM
13 28 (1.20%) Dell
14 26 (1.11%) McAfee
15 24 (1.03%) Huawei
16 23 (0.99%) CA
17 22 (0.94%) Tripwire
18 21 (0.90%) Splunk
19 20 (0.86%) Fujitsu
20 18 (0.77%) Websense
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £52500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £50K+, DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40K to 50K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £60K+, DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago