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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 249 302 307
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1333 1096 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 0.93% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.48% 8.83% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 839 739
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

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
11608 12409 10813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.74% 10.50% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9132 9747 8734
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 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 May 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 +65 1201 £52,500 +5.00% 132
London +83 498 £58,500 +6.36% 36
South East -3 264 £50,000 +2.04% 23
Yorkshire +14 104 £41,500 -2.35% 11
City of London +15 103 £57,500 +4.54% 6
East of England +29 100 £46,575 +6.88% 6
North West +57 93 £42,500 +21.42% 33
Surrey +4 74 £44,500 -19.09% 2
Berkshire -21 71 £57,500 +4.54% 6
West Yorkshire -1 58 £45,000 - 6
Manchester +25 56 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Wales +22 54 £45,000 +2.27% 3
South West -6 53 £48,750 -7.14% 8
South Wales +14 49 £45,000 +2.27% 3
Scotland +44 48 £45,000 +7.14% 2
East Midlands +44 46 £41,500 +3.75% 5
Leeds +2 45 £45,000 - 4
Reading -28 41 £63,750 +10.86% 4
Bedfordshire +51 37 £41,000 -5.91% 1
Hertfordshire +2 37 £43,250 +15.33% 4
West Midlands -8 35 £45,000 - 6
Kent +15 34 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Edinburgh +28 31 £50,000 +33.33%
Cheshire +23 29 £52,500 +7.69% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 29 £51,500 +24.84% 4
Caerphilly +5 28 £45,000 +20.00%
North Yorkshire +25 27 £35,500 +7.57% 5
Staines +3 26 £40,250 -29.07%
Birmingham -2 20 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Hampshire -6 20 £45,000 - 1

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1443 (56.17%) Information Security
2 975 (37.95%) CISSP
3 838 (32.62%) PCI DSS
4 784 (30.52%) ITIL
5 666 (25.92%) Finance
6 631 (24.56%) CISM
7 532 (20.71%) Management Information System
7 532 (20.71%) Windows
8 516 (20.09%) Firewall
9 498 (19.38%) Risk Management
10 440 (17.13%) Security Management
11 388 (15.10%) Microsoft
12 386 (15.03%) CISA
13 384 (14.95%) Degree
14 304 (11.83%) Cisco
15 293 (11.41%) Data Protection
16 292 (11.37%) VMware
17 289 (11.25%) Business Continuity
18 286 (11.13%) ISMS
19 281 (10.94%) Risk Assessment
19 281 (10.94%) Information Security Management
20 274 (10.67%) Network Security
21 273 (10.63%) Security Cleared
22 272 (10.59%) Active Directory
23 264 (10.28%) ISO 9001
24 263 (10.24%) Project Management
25 262 (10.20%) Cyber Security
26 256 (9.96%) COBIT
27 248 (9.65%) Linux
28 246 (9.58%) Security Architecture

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 147 (5.72%) IIS
2 100 (3.89%) MS Exchange
3 69 (2.69%) SharePoint
4 41 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (1.48%) Apache
6 34 (1.32%) CMS
7 31 (1.21%) nginx
8 28 (1.09%) Lync
9 23 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (0.70%) Drupal
10 18 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
13 12 (0.47%) Commerce Server
14 9 (0.35%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.31%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 195 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 73 (2.84%) MS Office
3 24 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.74%) MS Project
5 11 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.31%) SPSS
7 7 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.23%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.078%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.078%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.16%) MIS ActiveH
5 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.039%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.039%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 141 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (3.19%) SaaS
3 66 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (1.36%) IaaS
5 32 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (0.86%) Office 365
7 9 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.31%) PaaS
9 5 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 516 (20.09%) Firewall
2 274 (10.67%) Network Security
3 182 (7.08%) WAN
4 178 (6.93%) TCP/IP
5 161 (6.27%) LAN
6 145 (5.64%) SAN
7 143 (5.57%) Internet
8 131 (5.10%) VPN
9 128 (4.98%) DNS
10 87 (3.39%) Wireless
11 77 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 74 (2.88%) MPLS
13 62 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
14 58 (2.26%) VoIP
15 55 (2.14%) DHCP
16 47 (1.83%) BGP
17 43 (1.67%) SSL
18 34 (1.32%) VLAN
19 31 (1.21%) HTTP
19 31 (1.21%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 45 (1.75%) MySQL
3 40 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 34 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 34 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (0.86%) Big Data
6 22 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 18 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.39%) Data Mining
12 10 (0.39%) Redis
13 9 (0.35%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.23%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (0.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (0.97%) Git (software)
1 25 (0.97%) Jenkins
2 19 (0.74%) Artifactory
2 19 (0.74%) TeamCity
3 16 (0.62%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.31%) Hudson
5 6 (0.23%) Subversion
5 6 (0.23%) ReSharper
6 5 (0.19%) Fiddler
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.12%) ProC
7 3 (0.12%) TestLink
8 2 (0.078%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.078%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.039%) Moq
9 1 (0.039%) Ant
9 1 (0.039%) GCC
9 1 (0.039%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.039%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.039%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 666 (25.92%) Finance
2 191 (7.43%) Telecoms
3 138 (5.37%) Banking
4 123 (4.79%) Law
5 114 (4.44%) Legal
6 92 (3.58%) Retail
7 51 (1.99%) Marketing
8 43 (1.67%) Advertising
9 41 (1.60%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.93%) Retail Banking
12 18 (0.70%) Electronics
12 18 (0.70%) Games
13 14 (0.54%) Back Office
14 13 (0.51%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.47%) Publishing
16 11 (0.43%) Local Government
17 9 (0.35%) Automotive
18 8 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 466 (18.14%) Consultant
2 418 (16.27%) Analyst
3 394 (15.34%) Security Manager
4 303 (11.79%) Security Consultant
5 292 (11.37%) Security Analyst
6 251 (9.77%) Information Manager
7 239 (9.30%) Information Security Manager
8 178 (6.93%) Security Officer
9 151 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
10 146 (5.68%) Architect
11 127 (4.94%) Security Engineer
12 124 (4.83%) Information Analyst
13 114 (4.44%) Information Security Analyst
14 107 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
15 91 (3.54%) Security Architect
16 89 (3.46%) Network Engineer
17 71 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
17 71 (2.76%) IT Security Analyst
18 68 (2.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 65 (2.53%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (3.66%) .NET
2 37 (1.44%) HTML
3 33 (1.28%) ASP.NET
4 31 (1.21%) JSP
5 29 (1.13%) Web Services
6 21 (0.82%) CSS
7 20 (0.78%) .NET Framework
8 16 (0.62%) XML
9 14 (0.54%) jQuery
9 14 (0.54%) REST
10 11 (0.43%) Regular Expression
10 11 (0.43%) Application Packaging
10 11 (0.43%) Ajax
10 11 (0.43%) ODBC
10 11 (0.43%) COM
11 9 (0.35%) ActiveX
12 8 (0.31%) J2EE
13 7 (0.27%) Middleware
13 7 (0.27%) WCF
14 6 (0.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 532 (20.71%) Management Information System
2 224 (8.72%) Data Centre
3 201 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
4 127 (4.94%) Data Protection Act
5 90 (3.50%) CESG
6 87 (3.39%) RMADS
7 74 (2.88%) Computer Science
8 68 (2.65%) Clustering
9 53 (2.06%) Cryptography
10 51 (1.99%) Replication
11 43 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 41 (1.60%) CESG CLAS
13 40 (1.56%) PKI
14 38 (1.48%) Public Cloud
15 32 (1.25%) Mobile App
16 30 (1.17%) Statistics
17 28 (1.09%) NHS
17 28 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
18 27 (1.05%) Blackberry
18 27 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 532 (20.71%) Windows
2 248 (9.65%) Linux
3 150 (5.84%) UNIX
4 90 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (1.40%) Windows 7
8 29 (1.13%) Solaris
9 23 (0.90%) CentOS
10 18 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.51%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.47%) Android
14 9 (0.35%) AIX
14 9 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.27%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.23%) SUSE
17 4 (0.16%) Debian
17 4 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1443 (56.17%) Information Security
2 784 (30.52%) ITIL
3 498 (19.38%) Risk Management
4 440 (17.13%) Security Management
5 293 (11.41%) Data Protection
6 289 (11.25%) Business Continuity
7 286 (11.13%) ISMS
8 281 (10.94%) Information Security Management
8 281 (10.94%) Risk Assessment
9 263 (10.24%) Project Management
10 262 (10.20%) Cyber Security
11 246 (9.58%) Security Architecture
12 239 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
13 205 (7.98%) Service Management
14 189 (7.36%) Disaster Recovery
14 189 (7.36%) SIEM
15 181 (7.05%) PRINCE2
16 175 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
17 166 (6.46%) Information Assurance
17 166 (6.46%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 212 (8.25%) SQL
2 72 (2.80%) PowerShell
3 58 (2.26%) C#
4 57 (2.22%) Java
5 45 (1.75%) C
6 25 (0.97%) PHP
7 23 (0.90%) Ruby
8 22 (0.86%) JavaScript
9 19 (0.74%) Perl
10 16 (0.62%) VBA
11 14 (0.54%) VB
12 13 (0.51%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.31%) C++
13 8 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.27%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.23%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.19%) APL
16 5 (0.19%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.16%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.16%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 975 (37.95%) CISSP
2 631 (24.56%) CISM
3 386 (15.03%) CISA
4 384 (14.95%) Degree
5 273 (10.63%) Security Cleared
6 171 (6.66%) Cisco Certification
7 157 (6.11%) SC Cleared
8 145 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 120 (4.67%) CRISC
10 114 (4.44%) CCNA
11 110 (4.28%) MCSE
12 78 (3.04%) CEH
13 76 (2.96%) CCNP
14 70 (2.72%) PCI QSA
15 60 (2.34%) SAP Certification
16 57 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
17 56 (2.18%) GIAC
18 51 (1.99%) CISMP
19 50 (1.95%) DV Cleared
20 43 (1.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 838 (32.62%) PCI DSS
2 264 (10.28%) ISO 9001
3 256 (9.96%) COBIT
4 144 (5.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 114 (4.44%) SLA
6 78 (3.04%) ISO 14001
7 53 (2.06%) QA
8 47 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 38 (1.48%) BS25999
10 36 (1.40%) JSP 440
11 33 (1.28%) ISO 9000
12 22 (0.86%) FISMA
13 18 (0.70%) BS7799
14 17 (0.66%) COSO
15 11 (0.43%) GPG13
16 10 (0.39%) Data Quality
17 8 (0.31%) EMIR
17 8 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
17 8 (0.31%) Basel II
17 8 (0.31%) MiFID
System Software
1 272 (10.59%) Active Directory
2 176 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (4.63%) Hyper-V
4 37 (1.44%) vSphere
5 31 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (0.90%) XenApp
7 17 (0.66%) XenDesktop
7 17 (0.66%) Snort
8 12 (0.47%) XenServer
8 12 (0.47%) Varnish
9 11 (0.43%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.35%) Firmware
11 6 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (0.23%) KVM
11 6 (0.23%) Docker
12 5 (0.19%) vCloud
12 5 (0.19%) OpenSSH
13 4 (0.16%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 51 (1.99%) Puppet
2 39 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (1.36%) SCCM
4 24 (0.93%) Nessus
5 23 (0.90%) Nagios
6 21 (0.82%) logstash
7 20 (0.78%) ZABBIX
8 19 (0.74%) Kibana
8 19 (0.74%) Vagrant
8 19 (0.74%) Graphite
9 15 (0.58%) WSUS
10 13 (0.51%) SCOM
10 13 (0.51%) Cisco Prime
11 12 (0.47%) Salt
11 12 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (0.39%) OpenView
12 10 (0.39%) HAProxy
13 9 (0.35%) AirWatch
14 7 (0.27%) Cisco LMS
15 6 (0.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 388 (15.10%) Microsoft
2 304 (11.83%) Cisco
3 292 (11.37%) VMware
4 151 (5.88%) HP
5 122 (4.75%) Citrix
6 113 (4.40%) CheckPoint
7 110 (4.28%) Oracle
8 91 (3.54%) Juniper
9 90 (3.50%) SAP
10 87 (3.39%) Splunk
11 60 (2.34%) ArcSight
12 59 (2.30%) Dell
13 51 (1.99%) F5
14 45 (1.75%) McAfee
15 38 (1.48%) Symantec
16 37 (1.44%) SolarWinds
17 35 (1.36%) Red Hat
18 32 (1.25%) Veeam
19 30 (1.17%) EMC
20 28 (1.09%) IBM
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28k - 34k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40 - £60 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Car + Pension + Medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
United Kingdom
Cordant Group PLC
Posted: 18 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Horsham DC
Salary: From £44,693 to £48,320 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itron Holding France
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North
Oliver James Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45k + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago