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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 245 288 280
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1344 1184 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.21% 0.98% 0.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.31% 9.31% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 895 861
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -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
11879 12721 11077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.72% 10.58% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9390 9875 8965
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +48 1223 £55,000 +10.00% 100
London +66 543 £60,000 +9.09% 39
South East -35 257 £50,000 +2.04% 18
City of London +10 105 £65,000 +18.18% 22
Yorkshire +15 96 £41,500 -1.19% 14
North West +76 91 £46,250 +19.35% 5
East of England -3 88 £49,000 +5.94% 2
Surrey -21 65 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Berkshire -33 64 £57,500 +15.00% 5
South West +9 58 £50,000 -18.36% 10
Scotland +58 55 £45,000 +21.96% 6
Manchester +37 52 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Yorkshire -14 52 £40,000 -4.76% 8
East Midlands +36 48 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Edinburgh +36 37 £45,000 +21.96% 3
Buckinghamshire +21 36 £55,000 +33.33% 3
West Midlands -5 36 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Leeds -19 34 £45,000 +7.14% 7
Wales -3 33 £42,500 -3.40%
South Wales +2 31 £42,500 -3.40%
Hertfordshire -13 31 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Bedfordshire +37 30 £41,000 +1.76%
Reading -30 30 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Kent -1 29 £50,000 +21.95% 3
North Yorkshire +23 28 £42,500 +28.78% 5
Cheshire +14 27 £57,500 +15.00%
Staines -2 26 £45,000 -18.91%
Milton Keynes -2 22 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hampshire +3 21 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Birmingham -18 20 £35,000 -7.28% 6

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1521 (58.08%) Information Security
2 1020 (38.95%) CISSP
3 874 (33.37%) PCI DSS
4 759 (28.98%) ITIL
5 677 (25.85%) Finance
6 656 (25.05%) CISM
7 525 (20.05%) Management Information System
8 523 (19.97%) Windows
9 515 (19.66%) Firewall
10 485 (18.52%) Risk Management
11 426 (16.27%) CISA
12 421 (16.07%) Security Management
13 416 (15.88%) Degree
14 389 (14.85%) Microsoft
15 313 (11.95%) Cyber Security
16 310 (11.84%) Data Protection
17 306 (11.68%) Risk Assessment
18 298 (11.38%) Business Continuity
19 278 (10.61%) VMware
20 273 (10.42%) Security Cleared
21 272 (10.39%) ISMS
22 269 (10.27%) Cisco
23 266 (10.16%) Project Management
23 266 (10.16%) COBIT
24 261 (9.97%) ISO 9001
25 260 (9.93%) Information Security Management
26 257 (9.81%) Active Directory
27 247 (9.43%) Network Security
28 244 (9.32%) Penetration Testing
29 239 (9.13%) Linux

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 149 (5.69%) IIS
2 100 (3.82%) MS Exchange
3 59 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 41 (1.57%) Apache
4 41 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (1.11%) CMS
6 27 (1.03%) nginx
7 23 (0.88%) Lync
8 21 (0.80%) Drupal
9 19 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.50%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.31%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.31%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.27%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 186 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 69 (2.63%) MS Office
3 24 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.73%) MS Project
5 13 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.31%) SPSS
7 6 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.076%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.076%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 8 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.076%) Summit
5 2 (0.076%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.038%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.038%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.038%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.038%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (3.21%) SaaS
3 59 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.11%) Office 365
4 29 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.07%) IaaS
6 9 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.31%) PaaS
8 5 (0.19%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 515 (19.66%) Firewall
2 247 (9.43%) Network Security
3 165 (6.30%) TCP/IP
4 138 (5.27%) Internet
4 138 (5.27%) WAN
5 125 (4.77%) LAN
6 117 (4.47%) SAN
7 110 (4.20%) DNS
8 108 (4.12%) VPN
9 84 (3.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 71 (2.71%) Wireless
11 67 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
12 61 (2.33%) MPLS
13 54 (2.06%) VoIP
14 51 (1.95%) DHCP
15 47 (1.79%) SSL
16 37 (1.41%) BGP
17 35 (1.34%) VLAN
18 32 (1.22%) IPsec
19 28 (1.07%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 44 (1.68%) MySQL
3 34 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 26 (0.99%) Relational Database
5 25 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (0.92%) Big Data
7 20 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (0.53%) Redis
10 12 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.31%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.23%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.23%) NoSQL
15 6 (0.23%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 25 (0.95%) Jenkins
2 24 (0.92%) Git (software)
3 17 (0.65%) Visual Studio
4 12 (0.46%) TeamCity
4 12 (0.46%) Artifactory
5 11 (0.42%) Hudson
6 10 (0.38%) Subversion
7 6 (0.23%) ReSharper
8 5 (0.19%) Fiddler
9 3 (0.11%) JIRA
9 3 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.076%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.076%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.038%) TestLink
11 1 (0.038%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.038%) Moq
11 1 (0.038%) GCC
11 1 (0.038%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.038%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.038%) ProC
General
1 677 (25.85%) Finance
2 172 (6.57%) Telecoms
3 154 (5.88%) Banking
4 127 (4.85%) Law
5 124 (4.73%) Legal
6 83 (3.17%) Retail
7 58 (2.21%) Financial Institution
8 56 (2.14%) Marketing
9 40 (1.53%) Advertising
10 25 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (0.84%) Retail Banking
12 19 (0.73%) Electronics
12 19 (0.73%) Publishing
12 19 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.65%) Aerospace
14 15 (0.57%) Games
15 12 (0.46%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.38%) Local Government
17 9 (0.34%) Billing
18 8 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 480 (18.33%) Consultant
2 416 (15.88%) Analyst
3 400 (15.27%) Security Manager
4 311 (11.87%) Security Consultant
5 292 (11.15%) Security Analyst
6 260 (9.93%) Information Manager
7 248 (9.47%) Information Security Manager
8 192 (7.33%) Security Officer
9 154 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
10 146 (5.57%) Architect
11 135 (5.15%) Security Engineer
12 127 (4.85%) Information Analyst
13 122 (4.66%) Information Security Analyst
14 111 (4.24%) Information Security Consultant
15 95 (3.63%) Security Architect
16 76 (2.90%) IT Security Analyst
17 75 (2.86%) Network Engineer
18 71 (2.71%) Systems Engineer
19 67 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 64 (2.44%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (3.32%) .NET
2 43 (1.64%) Web Services
3 39 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 37 (1.41%) HTML
5 31 (1.18%) JSP
6 20 (0.76%) CSS
7 19 (0.73%) REST
8 16 (0.61%) XML
9 15 (0.57%) COM
10 14 (0.53%) .NET Framework
10 14 (0.53%) jQuery
11 12 (0.46%) Middleware
12 11 (0.42%) Ajax
12 11 (0.42%) ODBC
13 10 (0.38%) MSMQ
13 10 (0.38%) Application Packaging
13 10 (0.38%) SignalR
13 10 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (0.34%) Regular Expression
14 9 (0.34%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 525 (20.05%) Management Information System
2 208 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 207 (7.90%) Data Centre
4 129 (4.93%) Data Protection Act
5 98 (3.74%) CESG
6 87 (3.32%) RMADS
7 75 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 62 (2.37%) Clustering
9 52 (1.99%) Cryptography
9 52 (1.99%) PKI
10 49 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 41 (1.57%) CESG CLAS
12 38 (1.45%) Replication
13 28 (1.07%) Freedom of Information
13 28 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
14 27 (1.03%) Statistics
15 26 (0.99%) SCADA
15 26 (0.99%) Blackberry
16 24 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
16 24 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 523 (19.97%) Windows
2 239 (9.13%) Linux
3 167 (6.38%) UNIX
4 81 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 80 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 34 (1.30%) Solaris
7 32 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (1.15%) CentOS
9 23 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.50%) Windows 8
10 13 (0.50%) AIX
11 11 (0.42%) Android
12 10 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 8 (0.31%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.23%) SUSE
15 6 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1521 (58.08%) Information Security
2 759 (28.98%) ITIL
3 485 (18.52%) Risk Management
4 421 (16.07%) Security Management
5 313 (11.95%) Cyber Security
6 310 (11.84%) Data Protection
7 306 (11.68%) Risk Assessment
8 298 (11.38%) Business Continuity
9 272 (10.39%) ISMS
10 266 (10.16%) Project Management
11 260 (9.93%) Information Security Management
12 244 (9.32%) Penetration Testing
13 227 (8.67%) Security Architecture
14 219 (8.36%) Service Management
15 215 (8.21%) SIEM
16 177 (6.76%) Information Assurance
17 174 (6.64%) Incident Management
18 172 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
19 170 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
20 168 (6.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 202 (7.71%) SQL
2 73 (2.79%) PowerShell
3 61 (2.33%) Java
4 54 (2.06%) C#
5 50 (1.91%) C
6 33 (1.26%) PHP
7 24 (0.92%) Perl
8 21 (0.80%) JavaScript
9 19 (0.73%) Ruby
10 16 (0.61%) VBA
11 14 (0.53%) T-SQL
12 13 (0.50%) C++
13 12 (0.46%) VB
14 9 (0.34%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.31%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.27%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.19%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.19%) Python
17 5 (0.19%) Uniface
17 5 (0.19%) APL
Qualifications
1 1020 (38.95%) CISSP
2 656 (25.05%) CISM
3 426 (16.27%) CISA
4 416 (15.88%) Degree
5 273 (10.42%) Security Cleared
6 159 (6.07%) Cisco Certification
7 155 (5.92%) SC Cleared
8 132 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 128 (4.89%) CRISC
10 105 (4.01%) CCNA
11 97 (3.70%) MCSE
12 71 (2.71%) CEH
13 70 (2.67%) PCI QSA
14 69 (2.63%) CISMP
15 67 (2.56%) CCNP
16 58 (2.21%) SAP Certification
17 54 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
18 52 (1.99%) GIAC
19 51 (1.95%) DV Cleared
20 46 (1.76%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 874 (33.37%) PCI DSS
2 266 (10.16%) COBIT
3 261 (9.97%) ISO 9001
4 130 (4.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 114 (4.35%) SLA
6 69 (2.63%) ISO 14001
7 61 (2.33%) QA
8 43 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 42 (1.60%) BS25999
10 40 (1.53%) JSP 440
11 33 (1.26%) ISO 9000
12 28 (1.07%) BS7799
13 16 (0.61%) COSO
14 14 (0.53%) FISMA
15 13 (0.50%) Data Quality
16 12 (0.46%) HIPAA
17 10 (0.38%) GPG13
18 8 (0.31%) EMIR
18 8 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
18 8 (0.31%) Basel II
System Software
1 257 (9.81%) Active Directory
2 151 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (3.78%) Hyper-V
4 34 (1.30%) vSphere
5 24 (0.92%) XenApp
6 18 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.57%) Varnish
7 15 (0.57%) VMware ESX
8 14 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.50%) Snort
10 10 (0.38%) XenServer
10 10 (0.38%) Docker
11 9 (0.34%) Firmware
12 8 (0.31%) vCloud
13 7 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (0.23%) KVM
15 5 (0.19%) OpenSSH
15 5 (0.19%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.15%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 56 (2.14%) Puppet
2 45 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (1.41%) SCCM
4 24 (0.92%) Nessus
5 22 (0.84%) Nagios
6 16 (0.61%) WSUS
7 15 (0.57%) logstash
7 15 (0.57%) Salt
8 14 (0.53%) HAProxy
9 13 (0.50%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.46%) SCOM
10 12 (0.46%) Vagrant
10 12 (0.46%) Kibana
10 12 (0.46%) Graphite
11 10 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
11 10 (0.38%) OpenView
12 9 (0.34%) AirWatch
13 8 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
14 6 (0.23%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.23%) Nmap
Vendors
1 389 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 278 (10.61%) VMware
3 269 (10.27%) Cisco
4 144 (5.50%) HP
5 125 (4.77%) Oracle
6 123 (4.70%) Citrix
7 102 (3.89%) CheckPoint
8 90 (3.44%) SAP
9 86 (3.28%) Splunk
10 77 (2.94%) Juniper
11 62 (2.37%) ArcSight
12 56 (2.14%) Dell
13 51 (1.95%) McAfee
14 50 (1.91%) F5
15 39 (1.49%) Red Hat
16 34 (1.30%) IBM
17 30 (1.15%) EMC
18 29 (1.11%) Symantec
19 28 (1.07%) Fortinet
20 25 (0.95%) Veeam
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits & annual bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £44000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £57,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 3 days ago