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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 235 308 333
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +25
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1419 1090 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 0.91% 0.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.92% 8.73% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 857 656
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
11904 12487 11006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.78% 10.41% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9315 9786 8828
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 £42,500 £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 5 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 5 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 +68 1284 £51,500 +3.00% 116
London +82 526 £57,500 +3.37% 39
South East +31 306 £50,000 +2.04% 16
City of London +11 128 £55,000 - 15
East of England +33 104 £44,500 -1.11% 7
Berkshire +12 98 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Yorkshire +2 97 £41,500 -7.77% 13
North West +32 93 £47,500 +25.00% 9
Surrey +22 85 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Scotland +57 61 £50,250 +18.23% 2
West Yorkshire +2 59 £45,000 - 8
South West -3 57 £41,750 -17.32% 11
Reading -5 53 £62,500 +13.63% 4
Leeds -9 53 £45,000 - 4
Wales +27 51 £45,000 -4.25%
South Wales +26 47 £45,000 -4.25%
Manchester +9 46 £37,500 +3.44% 8
West Midlands -13 45 £47,500 +5.55% 6
East Midlands +28 44 £41,500 +3.75% 9
Cheshire +38 40 £52,500 +10.52%
Hertfordshire -8 40 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Edinburgh +35 36 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bedfordshire +47 34 £41,000 -12.37% 3
Kent +24 34 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Caerphilly +4 28 £45,000 +15.38%
Staines +4 27 £36,500 -34.23%
Hampshire +4 24 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bristol +12 20 £35,250 -4.72% 4
South Yorkshire +8 20 £41,000 +9.33%

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 1410 (55.08%) Information Security
2 951 (37.15%) CISSP
3 793 (30.98%) PCI DSS
4 765 (29.88%) ITIL
5 667 (26.05%) Finance
6 620 (24.22%) CISM
7 545 (21.29%) Management Information System
8 544 (21.25%) Windows
9 522 (20.39%) Firewall
10 499 (19.49%) Risk Management
11 427 (16.68%) Security Management
12 399 (15.59%) Microsoft
13 373 (14.57%) CISA
14 366 (14.30%) Degree
15 313 (12.23%) VMware
16 304 (11.88%) Cisco
17 289 (11.29%) Network Security
18 283 (11.05%) Security Cleared
19 280 (10.94%) Data Protection
20 279 (10.90%) Risk Assessment
21 277 (10.82%) Business Continuity
21 277 (10.82%) Active Directory
22 276 (10.78%) ISMS
23 273 (10.66%) Information Security Management
24 269 (10.51%) ISO 9001
25 264 (10.31%) Project Management
26 254 (9.92%) Linux
27 242 (9.45%) Penetration Testing
28 240 (9.38%) Cyber Security
29 239 (9.34%) COBIT

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 132 (5.16%) IIS
2 95 (3.71%) MS Exchange
3 77 (3.01%) SharePoint
4 33 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (1.29%) nginx
5 31 (1.21%) CMS
6 30 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
7 28 (1.09%) Apache
8 22 (0.86%) Lync
9 19 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (0.55%) Drupal
10 14 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (0.47%) Commerce Server
11 12 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 199 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 75 (2.93%) MS Office
3 22 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.70%) MS Project
5 12 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.27%) SPSS
7 6 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.039%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.16%) MIS ActiveH
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 143 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (2.85%) SaaS
3 67 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (1.52%) IaaS
6 15 (0.59%) Office 365
7 9 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.27%) PaaS
9 5 (0.20%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 522 (20.39%) Firewall
2 289 (11.29%) Network Security
3 186 (7.27%) WAN
4 179 (6.99%) TCP/IP
5 160 (6.25%) LAN
6 151 (5.90%) SAN
7 141 (5.51%) Internet
8 136 (5.31%) VPN
9 133 (5.20%) DNS
10 108 (4.22%) Wireless
11 76 (2.97%) MPLS
12 68 (2.66%) Intrusion Detection
13 59 (2.30%) VoIP
14 58 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
15 55 (2.15%) DHCP
16 50 (1.95%) BGP
17 48 (1.88%) SSL
18 40 (1.56%) iSCSI
19 31 (1.21%) SMTP
19 31 (1.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 49 (1.91%) MySQL
3 43 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 34 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 33 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 20 (0.78%) Big Data
9 18 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (0.35%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.35%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (0.27%) Redis
16 6 (0.23%) PerformancePoint
16 6 (0.23%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (1.05%) Jenkins
1 27 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 24 (0.94%) TeamCity
2 24 (0.94%) Artifactory
3 17 (0.66%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.23%) ReSharper
5 5 (0.20%) Fiddler
5 5 (0.20%) Hudson
6 4 (0.16%) Subversion
7 3 (0.12%) TestLink
7 3 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.078%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.078%) Moq
8 2 (0.078%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.078%) ProC
9 1 (0.039%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.039%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.039%) NUnit
9 1 (0.039%) Ant
9 1 (0.039%) GCC
General
1 667 (26.05%) Finance
2 205 (8.01%) Telecoms
3 136 (5.31%) Banking
4 124 (4.84%) Legal
5 108 (4.22%) Law
6 96 (3.75%) Retail
7 55 (2.15%) Marketing
8 45 (1.76%) Advertising
9 35 (1.37%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.94%) Retail Banking
11 24 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (0.78%) Games
13 18 (0.70%) Back Office
14 17 (0.66%) Electronics
15 15 (0.59%) Aerospace
16 11 (0.43%) Publishing
17 10 (0.39%) Local Government
17 10 (0.39%) Automotive
18 7 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 453 (17.70%) Consultant
2 425 (16.60%) Analyst
3 374 (14.61%) Security Manager
4 307 (11.99%) Security Analyst
5 292 (11.41%) Security Consultant
6 240 (9.38%) Information Manager
7 228 (8.91%) Information Security Manager
8 167 (6.52%) Security Officer
9 146 (5.70%) Information Security Officer
10 142 (5.55%) Architect
11 140 (5.47%) Information Analyst
12 133 (5.20%) Security Engineer
13 129 (5.04%) Information Security Analyst
14 99 (3.87%) Information Security Consultant
15 95 (3.71%) Network Engineer
16 88 (3.44%) Security Architect
17 69 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
18 61 (2.38%) Security Specialist
18 61 (2.38%) IT Security Manager
19 60 (2.34%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (3.79%) .NET
2 36 (1.41%) HTML
3 32 (1.25%) JSP
4 31 (1.21%) Web Services
5 29 (1.13%) ASP.NET
6 20 (0.78%) .NET Framework
6 20 (0.78%) CSS
7 15 (0.59%) XML
8 14 (0.55%) Regular Expression
9 13 (0.51%) jQuery
10 12 (0.47%) REST
10 12 (0.47%) Application Packaging
10 12 (0.47%) COM
11 11 (0.43%) ODBC
12 10 (0.39%) Ajax
13 8 (0.31%) WCF
13 8 (0.31%) ActiveX
14 7 (0.27%) J2EE
15 6 (0.23%) HTML5
15 6 (0.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 545 (21.29%) Management Information System
2 224 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (4.77%) Data Protection Act
4 88 (3.44%) CESG
5 81 (3.16%) RMADS
6 65 (2.54%) Clustering
7 64 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 58 (2.27%) Replication
9 52 (2.03%) Cryptography
10 43 (1.68%) Public Cloud
11 42 (1.64%) CESG CLAS
12 38 (1.48%) Mobile App
13 35 (1.37%) PKI
14 30 (1.17%) Statistics
15 28 (1.09%) Blackberry
15 28 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
16 26 (1.02%) PMI
17 25 (0.98%) NHS
18 24 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
19 23 (0.90%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 544 (21.25%) Windows
2 254 (9.92%) Linux
3 149 (5.82%) UNIX
4 87 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 34 (1.33%) Solaris
9 21 (0.82%) CentOS
10 16 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 15 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.55%) AIX
13 12 (0.47%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.43%) Android
15 8 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.23%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.23%) SUSE
16 6 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (0.16%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1410 (55.08%) Information Security
2 765 (29.88%) ITIL
3 499 (19.49%) Risk Management
4 427 (16.68%) Security Management
5 280 (10.94%) Data Protection
6 279 (10.90%) Risk Assessment
7 277 (10.82%) Business Continuity
8 276 (10.78%) ISMS
9 273 (10.66%) Information Security Management
10 264 (10.31%) Project Management
11 242 (9.45%) Penetration Testing
12 240 (9.38%) Cyber Security
13 239 (9.34%) Security Architecture
14 210 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 200 (7.81%) Service Management
16 193 (7.54%) PRINCE2
17 185 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
18 173 (6.76%) SIEM
18 173 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
19 164 (6.41%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (8.32%) SQL
2 73 (2.85%) PowerShell
3 64 (2.50%) C#
4 55 (2.15%) Java
5 46 (1.80%) C
6 27 (1.05%) Ruby
7 22 (0.86%) JavaScript
8 21 (0.82%) PHP
9 17 (0.66%) Perl
10 14 (0.55%) VBA
10 14 (0.55%) VB
11 13 (0.51%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.31%) Bash Shell
12 8 (0.31%) C++
13 6 (0.23%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.23%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.20%) APL
14 5 (0.20%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.20%) Python
15 4 (0.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 951 (37.15%) CISSP
2 620 (24.22%) CISM
3 373 (14.57%) CISA
4 366 (14.30%) Degree
5 283 (11.05%) Security Cleared
6 167 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
7 164 (6.41%) SC Cleared
8 142 (5.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 121 (4.73%) CRISC
10 112 (4.38%) CCNA
11 106 (4.14%) MCSE
12 96 (3.75%) CEH
13 77 (3.01%) CCNP
14 72 (2.81%) PCI QSA
15 62 (2.42%) SAP Certification
16 61 (2.38%) GIAC
17 57 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
18 52 (2.03%) DV Cleared
19 49 (1.91%) PMI Certification
20 41 (1.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 793 (30.98%) PCI DSS
2 269 (10.51%) ISO 9001
3 239 (9.34%) COBIT
4 145 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 113 (4.41%) SLA
6 94 (3.67%) ISO 14001
7 56 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 49 (1.91%) QA
9 40 (1.56%) JSP 440
10 33 (1.29%) ISO 9000
11 32 (1.25%) BS25999
12 29 (1.13%) FISMA
13 19 (0.74%) COSO
14 18 (0.70%) BS7799
15 14 (0.55%) GPG13
16 10 (0.39%) Data Quality
17 7 (0.27%) EMIR
17 7 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
17 7 (0.27%) Basel II
17 7 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 277 (10.82%) Active Directory
2 190 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (4.61%) Hyper-V
4 39 (1.52%) vSphere
5 38 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (0.94%) XenApp
7 19 (0.74%) Snort
8 17 (0.66%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.51%) XenServer
10 12 (0.47%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.39%) Firmware
12 9 (0.35%) Varnish
13 6 (0.23%) KVM
14 5 (0.20%) OpenSSH
15 4 (0.16%) vCloud
15 4 (0.16%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.12%) Docker
16 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
17 2 (0.078%) Forefront TMG
17 2 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (1.91%) Puppet
2 38 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.33%) Nessus
4 33 (1.29%) SCCM
5 27 (1.05%) logstash
6 25 (0.98%) ZABBIX
7 24 (0.94%) Vagrant
7 24 (0.94%) Graphite
7 24 (0.94%) Kibana
8 23 (0.90%) Nagios
9 18 (0.70%) WSUS
10 17 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
11 14 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
12 11 (0.43%) SCOM
13 10 (0.39%) OpenView
14 9 (0.35%) Salt
15 8 (0.31%) AirWatch
16 7 (0.27%) HAProxy
16 7 (0.27%) Cisco LMS
16 7 (0.27%) Nmap
Vendors
1 399 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 313 (12.23%) VMware
3 304 (11.88%) Cisco
4 144 (5.63%) HP
5 121 (4.73%) Citrix
6 113 (4.41%) Oracle
7 106 (4.14%) CheckPoint
8 88 (3.44%) SAP
9 84 (3.28%) Juniper
10 81 (3.16%) Splunk
11 57 (2.23%) Dell
12 51 (1.99%) ArcSight
13 50 (1.95%) F5
14 41 (1.60%) SolarWinds
15 37 (1.45%) McAfee
15 37 (1.45%) NetApp
16 35 (1.37%) Symantec
17 33 (1.29%) Red Hat
18 32 (1.25%) EMC
18 32 (1.25%) LogRhythm
Hereford, Herefordshire
CCity IT
Salary: + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, shares, health, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Stockton on Tees Borough Council
Salary: From £30,978 to £33,857 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
NTA Monitor Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Attenda
Salary: £44k + £4K Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Car + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 4 days ago