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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 255 317 326
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1242 913 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 0.85% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.02% 8.32% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 992 748 670
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

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
11272 10977 11108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.56% 10.28% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8714 8469 8924
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +66 1169 £50,000 -2.13% 103
London +68 409 £60,000 +4.34% 41
South East +47 283 £53,750 +7.50% 18
Berkshire +49 115 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Yorkshire +20 111 £45,000 - 11
East of England +27 95 £44,000 -3.29% 8
City of London +23 93 £60,000 +9.09% 9
West Yorkshire +8 75 £45,000 - 5
South West -1 72 £45,000 -12.62% 5
North West +7 71 £47,500 +17.28% 6
Leeds +14 68 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands -21 64 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Scotland +36 58 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Surrey +15 57 £47,750 -5.91% 3
East Midlands +46 55 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Hertfordshire +14 54 £45,000 +19.20% 3
Reading +5 44 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Edinburgh +40 35 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Leicestershire +52 34 £44,750 +19.33% 1
Manchester -9 31 £42,250 +9.03% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 28 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire +11 28 £30,000 -27.27% 4
Newbury - 28 £45,000 - 2
Cheshire +22 27 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Hampshire +3 25 £56,250 +12.50%
Bristol 0 22 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Birmingham -15 22 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 21 £43,900 -3.51% 1
Oxfordshire +19 20 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Staines +9 20 £41,000 -31.66%

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1388 (57.59%) Information Security
2 864 (35.85%) CISSP
3 767 (31.83%) PCI DSS
4 608 (25.23%) ITIL
5 567 (23.53%) CISM
6 558 (23.15%) Finance
7 519 (21.54%) Management Information System
8 475 (19.71%) Windows
9 454 (18.84%) Firewall
10 446 (18.51%) Risk Management
11 377 (15.64%) Security Management
12 349 (14.48%) CISA
13 348 (14.44%) Microsoft
14 345 (14.32%) Degree
15 284 (11.78%) Network Security
16 270 (11.20%) Security Cleared
17 269 (11.16%) Cisco
18 267 (11.08%) Penetration Testing
19 264 (10.95%) VMware
20 262 (10.87%) Project Management
21 255 (10.58%) Security Architecture
22 245 (10.17%) Business Continuity
23 244 (10.12%) Information Security Management
24 242 (10.04%) ISMS
25 231 (9.59%) Linux
26 230 (9.54%) ISO 9001
27 227 (9.42%) Active Directory
28 223 (9.25%) Data Protection
29 214 (8.88%) Disaster Recovery
30 212 (8.80%) Risk Assessment

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 123 (5.10%) IIS
2 79 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 79 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 28 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
4 26 (1.08%) CMS
5 25 (1.04%) nginx
6 22 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 20 (0.83%) Lync
7 20 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (0.71%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (0.54%) WebLogic
12 12 (0.50%) Apache
13 11 (0.46%) Commerce Server
13 11 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 180 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 72 (2.99%) MS Office
3 21 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.62%) MS Project
4 15 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.083%) SPSS
8 1 (0.041%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.17%) RMDS
4 3 (0.12%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.041%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.041%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (1.87%) SaaS
3 44 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (1.37%) IaaS
5 12 (0.50%) Office 365
6 11 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.29%) PaaS
8 3 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 454 (18.84%) Firewall
2 284 (11.78%) Network Security
3 160 (6.64%) TCP/IP
4 154 (6.39%) WAN
5 136 (5.64%) VPN
6 130 (5.39%) LAN
7 128 (5.31%) SAN
8 127 (5.27%) Wireless
9 118 (4.90%) DNS
10 99 (4.11%) Internet
11 64 (2.66%) MPLS
12 62 (2.57%) SSL
13 60 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (2.32%) Intrusion Detection
15 49 (2.03%) BGP
16 43 (1.78%) iSCSI
16 43 (1.78%) DHCP
17 41 (1.70%) VoIP
18 37 (1.54%) IPsec
19 34 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 47 (1.95%) MySQL
3 40 (1.66%) Oracle Database
4 27 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 21 (0.87%) Relational Database
8 19 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (0.37%) Big Data
12 8 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.25%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.25%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (0.21%) PerformancePoint
15 5 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (0.91%) Jenkins
2 22 (0.91%) TeamCity
3 17 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.25%) JIRA
4 6 (0.25%) TestLink
5 4 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.17%) ReSharper
6 3 (0.12%) Fiddler
6 3 (0.12%) Subversion
7 2 (0.083%) Moq
7 2 (0.083%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.083%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.083%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.083%) ProC
8 1 (0.041%) NUnit
8 1 (0.041%) Hudson
8 1 (0.041%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.041%) Ant
General
1 558 (23.15%) Finance
2 202 (8.38%) Telecoms
3 157 (6.51%) Banking
4 131 (5.44%) Legal
5 108 (4.48%) Retail
6 103 (4.27%) Law
7 54 (2.24%) Marketing
8 53 (2.20%) Manufacturing
9 50 (2.07%) Games
10 38 (1.58%) Advertising
11 20 (0.83%) Aerospace
12 18 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.75%) Electronics
13 17 (0.71%) Back Office
14 16 (0.66%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.54%) Local Government
15 13 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.41%) Automotive
17 7 (0.29%) German Language
18 6 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 437 (18.13%) Analyst
2 399 (16.56%) Consultant
3 349 (14.48%) Security Manager
4 337 (13.98%) Security Analyst
5 277 (11.49%) Security Consultant
6 208 (8.63%) Information Manager
7 206 (8.55%) Information Security Manager
8 164 (6.80%) Security Officer
9 158 (6.56%) Information Analyst
10 148 (6.14%) Information Security Officer
11 147 (6.10%) Information Security Analyst
12 145 (6.02%) Security Engineer
13 118 (4.90%) Architect
14 97 (4.02%) Network Engineer
15 80 (3.32%) Security Architect
16 79 (3.28%) Information Security Consultant
17 68 (2.82%) Administrator
18 56 (2.32%) Systems Engineer
19 55 (2.28%) IT Security Manager
20 52 (2.16%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (3.78%) .NET
2 35 (1.45%) HTML
3 25 (1.04%) JSP
4 23 (0.95%) Web Services
5 20 (0.83%) CSS
6 19 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 18 (0.75%) ASP.NET
8 15 (0.62%) REST
8 15 (0.62%) Regular Expression
9 14 (0.58%) XML
10 11 (0.46%) SOAP
11 9 (0.37%) Application Packaging
12 8 (0.33%) jQuery
13 7 (0.29%) Middleware
14 6 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (0.25%) J2EE
14 6 (0.25%) JSON
15 5 (0.21%) Ajax
16 4 (0.17%) WCF
16 4 (0.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 519 (21.54%) Management Information System
2 197 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (4.69%) CESG
4 103 (4.27%) Data Protection Act
5 72 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 72 (2.99%) RMADS
6 60 (2.49%) CESG CLAS
7 46 (1.91%) Clustering
8 42 (1.74%) Replication
9 35 (1.45%) PKI
10 34 (1.41%) Cryptography
11 29 (1.20%) Mathematics
11 29 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
12 27 (1.12%) Mobile App
12 27 (1.12%) PMI
13 23 (0.95%) Blackberry
14 21 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
15 18 (0.75%) Fat Client
15 18 (0.75%) Thin Client
16 16 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 475 (19.71%) Windows
2 231 (9.59%) Linux
3 117 (4.85%) UNIX
4 76 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 50 (2.07%) Windows 7
8 35 (1.45%) Solaris
9 27 (1.12%) AIX
10 21 (0.87%) CentOS
11 18 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (0.62%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.46%) Android
14 9 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.29%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.25%) HPUX
17 4 (0.17%) Debian
18 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1388 (57.59%) Information Security
2 608 (25.23%) ITIL
3 446 (18.51%) Risk Management
4 377 (15.64%) Security Management
5 267 (11.08%) Penetration Testing
6 262 (10.87%) Project Management
7 255 (10.58%) Security Architecture
8 245 (10.17%) Business Continuity
9 244 (10.12%) Information Security Management
10 242 (10.04%) ISMS
11 223 (9.25%) Data Protection
12 214 (8.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 212 (8.80%) Risk Assessment
14 185 (7.68%) PRINCE2
15 174 (7.22%) Incident Management
16 171 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
17 170 (7.05%) SIEM
18 165 (6.85%) Cyber Security
19 155 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
19 155 (6.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (6.85%) SQL
2 75 (3.11%) PowerShell
3 60 (2.49%) C#
4 51 (2.12%) Java
4 51 (2.12%) C
5 36 (1.49%) Ruby
6 25 (1.04%) Perl
7 24 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 22 (0.91%) Python
9 14 (0.58%) C++
10 13 (0.54%) VB
11 12 (0.50%) PHP
12 9 (0.37%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.33%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.29%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.21%) APL
15 5 (0.21%) VBScript
16 4 (0.17%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.17%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 864 (35.85%) CISSP
2 567 (23.53%) CISM
3 349 (14.48%) CISA
4 345 (14.32%) Degree
5 270 (11.20%) Security Cleared
6 165 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
7 149 (6.18%) SC Cleared
8 126 (5.23%) CRISC
9 114 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 113 (4.69%) CEH
11 112 (4.65%) CCNA
12 91 (3.78%) MCSE
13 80 (3.32%) PCI QSA
14 71 (2.95%) CCNP
15 61 (2.53%) GIAC
16 50 (2.07%) DV Cleared
17 49 (2.03%) PMI Certification
18 48 (1.99%) VCP4
19 38 (1.58%) SAP Certification
20 33 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 767 (31.83%) PCI DSS
2 230 (9.54%) ISO 9001
3 173 (7.18%) COBIT
4 153 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 100 (4.15%) SLA
6 76 (3.15%) ISO 14001
7 69 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 60 (2.49%) QA
9 37 (1.54%) BS25999
10 34 (1.41%) JSP 440
11 24 (1.00%) ISO 9000
12 20 (0.83%) BS7799
13 16 (0.66%) TickIT
14 15 (0.62%) COSO
15 9 (0.37%) GPG13
15 9 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 12207
16 7 (0.29%) Data Quality
17 5 (0.21%) HIPAA
17 5 (0.21%) HMG Infosec
18 4 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 227 (9.42%) Active Directory
2 166 (6.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 40 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (1.33%) vSphere
6 31 (1.29%) Snort
7 20 (0.83%) XenApp
8 9 (0.37%) XenServer
9 6 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.25%) Xen
10 5 (0.21%) Nmap
10 5 (0.21%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.17%) Firmware
11 4 (0.17%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.17%) UAG
11 4 (0.17%) KVM
12 3 (0.12%) vCloud
12 3 (0.12%) Varnish
12 3 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.083%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 32 (1.33%) Puppet
2 27 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.08%) logstash
4 24 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 23 (0.95%) SCCM
5 23 (0.95%) ZABBIX
6 22 (0.91%) Kibana
6 22 (0.91%) Vagrant
6 22 (0.91%) Graphite
7 21 (0.87%) Nagios
8 20 (0.83%) Nessus
9 14 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
10 11 (0.46%) Tivoli
11 8 (0.33%) SCOM
12 7 (0.29%) Cisco LMS
13 6 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (0.25%) WSUS
13 6 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
14 5 (0.21%) Legato
14 5 (0.21%) OpenView
Vendors
1 348 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 269 (11.16%) Cisco
3 264 (10.95%) VMware
4 120 (4.98%) CheckPoint
5 111 (4.61%) HP
6 102 (4.23%) Citrix
7 83 (3.44%) Oracle
8 79 (3.28%) Juniper
9 72 (2.99%) Splunk
10 58 (2.41%) SAP
11 52 (2.16%) F5
12 48 (1.99%) Dell
13 44 (1.83%) McAfee
14 41 (1.70%) Symantec
14 41 (1.70%) ArcSight
15 36 (1.49%) SolarWinds
16 33 (1.37%) NetApp
17 26 (1.08%) EMC
17 26 (1.08%) IBM
18 25 (1.04%) New Relic
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + £300pm on call, 25 days a/l, pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
ACL Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £32k - £38k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago