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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 248 268 270
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1262 1230 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.05% 1.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.67% 9.87% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1065 956 875
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%

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
11833 12468 11112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 10.66% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9376 9672 8820
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +17 1171 £52,500 +5.00% 127
London +21 503 £60,000 +9.09% 43
South East -45 254 £50,000 +4.16% 36
Yorkshire +41 113 £42,500 +1.19% 6
City of London +18 104 £62,500 +13.63% 16
North West +38 76 £45,000 +28.57% 10
East of England -23 70 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Berkshire -37 69 £50,000 -9.09% 16
West Yorkshire +12 63 £45,000 +7.14% 5
South West +14 53 £50,000 -21.25% 6
Buckinghamshire +38 50 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Manchester +27 48 £42,500 +21.42% 7
West Midlands -6 48 £45,000 - 6
Scotland +38 45 £45,000 +16.12% 3
East Midlands +32 45 £50,000 -2.43% 4
Surrey -10 44 £45,500 -15.74% 4
Leeds +7 41 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Milton Keynes +26 38 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Edinburgh +25 33 £45,000 +21.96% 2
North Yorkshire +26 29 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Hampshire -27 29 £56,250 +3.68% 7
Birmingham -9 26 £35,000 -10.25% 5
Kent -19 26 £46,250 +23.33% 3
Hertfordshire -30 26 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Slough +1 22 £38,000 -10.58% 1
Cheshire +17 21 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Reading -12 21 £60,000 -7.69% 11
Skipton - 21 £33,500 - 1
West Sussex +20 20 £45,000 +25.87%
Cambridgeshire -1 20 £51,636 +3.27% 8

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1618 (59.88%) Information Security
2 1099 (40.67%) CISSP
3 905 (33.49%) PCI DSS
4 796 (29.46%) ITIL
5 707 (26.17%) CISM
6 670 (24.80%) Finance
7 548 (20.28%) Firewall
8 525 (19.43%) Windows
9 524 (19.39%) Management Information System
10 500 (18.50%) Risk Management
11 463 (17.14%) CISA
12 438 (16.21%) Degree
13 420 (15.54%) Security Management
14 385 (14.25%) Microsoft
15 342 (12.66%) Cyber Security
16 328 (12.14%) Risk Assessment
17 314 (11.62%) Data Protection
18 307 (11.36%) Business Continuity
19 286 (10.58%) ISMS
20 284 (10.51%) Project Management
21 282 (10.44%) VMware
22 276 (10.21%) Cisco
23 272 (10.07%) Security Cleared
24 271 (10.03%) COBIT
25 269 (9.96%) Linux
26 261 (9.66%) Penetration Testing
27 260 (9.62%) Network Security
28 259 (9.59%) Active Directory
29 256 (9.47%) Information Security Management
30 251 (9.29%) ISO 9001

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 161 (5.96%) IIS
2 103 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 65 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 45 (1.67%) Apache
5 44 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (1.11%) CMS
7 29 (1.07%) Lync
8 28 (1.04%) nginx
9 25 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 24 (0.89%) Drupal
11 20 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (0.44%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (0.26%) Tomcat
18 6 (0.22%) JBoss
18 6 (0.22%) WebSphere
18 6 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 193 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 66 (2.44%) MS Office
3 21 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.74%) MS Project
5 14 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.30%) SPSS
7 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.074%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.074%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.074%) Summit
6 2 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.037%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.037%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 132 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (3.59%) SaaS
3 62 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (1.55%) Office 365
5 41 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (1.22%) IaaS
7 16 (0.59%) PaaS
8 8 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.19%) Heroku
11 2 (0.074%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.037%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 548 (20.28%) Firewall
2 260 (9.62%) Network Security
3 158 (5.85%) Internet
4 149 (5.51%) TCP/IP
5 129 (4.77%) WAN
6 121 (4.48%) LAN
7 115 (4.26%) VPN
8 111 (4.11%) DNS
9 108 (4.00%) SAN
10 91 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
11 69 (2.55%) Wireless
12 65 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
13 53 (1.96%) VoIP
14 51 (1.89%) MPLS
15 49 (1.81%) DHCP
16 44 (1.63%) SSL
17 43 (1.59%) VLAN
18 34 (1.26%) IPsec
19 31 (1.15%) BGP
20 27 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 43 (1.59%) MySQL
3 28 (1.04%) Big Data
3 28 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 26 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 24 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (0.52%) Redis
9 13 (0.48%) Hadoop
9 13 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (0.30%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.22%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.22%) NoSQL
15 5 (0.19%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 24 (0.89%) Git (software)
2 23 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 13 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.41%) Subversion
4 11 (0.41%) Hudson
5 10 (0.37%) TeamCity
5 10 (0.37%) Artifactory
6 5 (0.19%) ReSharper
7 4 (0.15%) Fiddler
8 3 (0.11%) JIRA
8 3 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.074%) MSI
10 1 (0.037%) Ant
10 1 (0.037%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.037%) ProC
10 1 (0.037%) Moq
10 1 (0.037%) GCC
10 1 (0.037%) SoapUI
General
1 670 (24.80%) Finance
2 168 (6.22%) Banking
3 155 (5.74%) Telecoms
4 141 (5.22%) Law
5 131 (4.85%) Legal
6 83 (3.07%) Retail
7 66 (2.44%) Financial Institution
8 62 (2.29%) Marketing
9 37 (1.37%) Advertising
10 26 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
11 23 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 23 (0.85%) Retail Banking
12 22 (0.81%) Electronics
13 20 (0.74%) Aerospace
13 20 (0.74%) Publishing
14 15 (0.56%) Games
15 13 (0.48%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.37%) Local Government
17 9 (0.33%) Billing
18 8 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 507 (18.76%) Consultant
2 461 (17.06%) Analyst
3 421 (15.58%) Security Manager
4 343 (12.69%) Security Consultant
4 343 (12.69%) Security Analyst
5 281 (10.40%) Information Manager
6 270 (9.99%) Information Security Manager
7 198 (7.33%) Security Officer
8 157 (5.81%) Information Analyst
9 154 (5.70%) Information Security Officer
10 153 (5.66%) Architect
11 152 (5.63%) Information Security Analyst
12 133 (4.92%) Security Engineer
13 116 (4.29%) Information Security Consultant
14 99 (3.66%) Security Architect
15 87 (3.22%) IT Security Analyst
16 76 (2.81%) IT Consultant
17 73 (2.70%) Security Specialist
18 69 (2.55%) Systems Engineer
19 68 (2.52%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (3.15%) .NET
2 44 (1.63%) Web Services
3 40 (1.48%) ASP.NET
4 31 (1.15%) HTML
4 31 (1.15%) JSP
5 26 (0.96%) REST
6 17 (0.63%) CSS
7 15 (0.56%) COM
7 15 (0.56%) .NET Framework
8 14 (0.52%) Middleware
9 13 (0.48%) XML
10 12 (0.44%) Application Packaging
10 12 (0.44%) jQuery
11 11 (0.41%) ODBC
12 10 (0.37%) MSMQ
12 10 (0.37%) SignalR
12 10 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (0.33%) Regular Expression
13 9 (0.33%) ActiveX
13 9 (0.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 524 (19.39%) Management Information System
2 230 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 229 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
5 99 (3.66%) CESG
6 83 (3.07%) RMADS
7 80 (2.96%) Computer Science
8 61 (2.26%) PKI
9 59 (2.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 55 (2.04%) Cryptography
11 50 (1.85%) Clustering
12 41 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
13 34 (1.26%) Replication
14 30 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
15 29 (1.07%) Client/Server
16 28 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
17 26 (0.96%) SCADA
18 24 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
18 24 (0.89%) Mathematics
19 22 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 525 (19.43%) Windows
2 269 (9.96%) Linux
3 188 (6.96%) UNIX
4 80 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (1.15%) Solaris
7 31 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 30 (1.11%) CentOS
9 23 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.44%) Android
11 11 (0.41%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.41%) Ubuntu
11 11 (0.41%) AIX
12 8 (0.30%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.30%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.22%) SUSE
13 6 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.19%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1618 (59.88%) Information Security
2 796 (29.46%) ITIL
3 500 (18.50%) Risk Management
4 420 (15.54%) Security Management
5 342 (12.66%) Cyber Security
6 328 (12.14%) Risk Assessment
7 314 (11.62%) Data Protection
8 307 (11.36%) Business Continuity
9 286 (10.58%) ISMS
10 284 (10.51%) Project Management
11 261 (9.66%) Penetration Testing
12 256 (9.47%) Information Security Management
13 243 (8.99%) SIEM
14 241 (8.92%) Security Architecture
15 207 (7.66%) Service Management
16 186 (6.88%) Information Assurance
17 184 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
18 174 (6.44%) Incident Management
19 173 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
20 169 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 224 (8.29%) SQL
2 79 (2.92%) PowerShell
3 63 (2.33%) Java
4 55 (2.04%) C
5 50 (1.85%) C#
6 37 (1.37%) PHP
7 28 (1.04%) Perl
8 24 (0.89%) Ruby
9 20 (0.74%) JavaScript
10 16 (0.59%) C++
10 16 (0.59%) VBA
10 16 (0.59%) Python
11 13 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 10 (0.37%) VB
12 10 (0.37%) Shell Script
12 10 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.22%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.19%) Uniface
14 5 (0.19%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.19%) APL
Qualifications
1 1099 (40.67%) CISSP
2 707 (26.17%) CISM
3 463 (17.14%) CISA
4 438 (16.21%) Degree
5 272 (10.07%) Security Cleared
6 161 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
7 159 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 134 (4.96%) CRISC
9 130 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 113 (4.18%) CCNA
11 92 (3.40%) MCSE
12 80 (2.96%) CISMP
13 79 (2.92%) CEH
14 70 (2.59%) CCNP
15 69 (2.55%) PCI QSA
16 67 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
17 58 (2.15%) DV Cleared
18 56 (2.07%) SAP Certification
19 53 (1.96%) GIAC
20 43 (1.59%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 905 (33.49%) PCI DSS
2 271 (10.03%) COBIT
3 251 (9.29%) ISO 9001
4 132 (4.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 112 (4.15%) SLA
6 62 (2.29%) ISO 14001
7 54 (2.00%) QA
8 43 (1.59%) JSP 440
9 42 (1.55%) BS25999
10 31 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 29 (1.07%) ISO 9000
12 23 (0.85%) BS7799
13 16 (0.59%) HIPAA
14 15 (0.56%) COSO
15 11 (0.41%) FISMA
15 11 (0.41%) Data Quality
16 9 (0.33%) GPG13
17 8 (0.30%) Basel II
18 7 (0.26%) MiFID
18 7 (0.26%) EMIR
System Software
1 259 (9.59%) Active Directory
2 145 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (3.55%) Hyper-V
4 30 (1.11%) vSphere
5 23 (0.85%) XenApp
6 18 (0.67%) Varnish
6 18 (0.67%) VMware ESX
7 16 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.52%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.37%) Docker
10 9 (0.33%) vCloud
10 9 (0.33%) Firmware
11 8 (0.30%) Snort
11 8 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.26%) KVM
12 7 (0.26%) XenServer
13 5 (0.19%) OpenSSH
14 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 60 (2.22%) Puppet
2 47 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (1.48%) SCCM
4 35 (1.30%) Nessus
5 19 (0.70%) Nagios
6 18 (0.67%) WSUS
6 18 (0.67%) Salt
7 14 (0.52%) HAProxy
8 13 (0.48%) SCOM
9 12 (0.44%) logstash
10 10 (0.37%) Kibana
10 10 (0.37%) Vagrant
10 10 (0.37%) ZABBIX
10 10 (0.37%) Graphite
11 9 (0.33%) AirWatch
11 9 (0.33%) OpenView
11 9 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
12 7 (0.26%) SELinux
13 6 (0.22%) Nmap
14 5 (0.19%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 385 (14.25%) Microsoft
2 282 (10.44%) VMware
3 276 (10.21%) Cisco
4 139 (5.14%) HP
5 125 (4.63%) Oracle
6 114 (4.22%) Citrix
7 100 (3.70%) Splunk
8 98 (3.63%) CheckPoint
9 88 (3.26%) SAP
10 78 (2.89%) Juniper
11 77 (2.85%) ArcSight
12 57 (2.11%) F5
13 54 (2.00%) McAfee
14 39 (1.44%) Dell
15 37 (1.37%) Red Hat
16 32 (1.18%) EMC
17 31 (1.15%) Symantec
18 27 (1.00%) Fortinet
19 26 (0.96%) Qualys
20 25 (0.93%) IBM
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum On-call allowance, overtime, and ben
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum dependent on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Sidcup, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Verwood, Dorset
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago