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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 209 254 325
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +71
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1695 1421 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 1.28% 0.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.97% 11.29% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1123 842
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,400 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%

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
12137 12581 13313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.75% 11.37% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9615 9816 10432
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,754 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 April 2016 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 April 2016. 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 +47 1599 £55,000 +4.76% 175
London +34 592 £62,500 +8.69% 61
South East +47 388 £55,000 +5.76% 48
Yorkshire +47 143 £45,000 +8.43% 10
West Midlands +58 126 £57,500 +21.05% 20
Surrey +29 109 £55,000 +22.22% 9
East of England +20 102 £45,000 +2.50% 9
North West +27 98 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Berkshire +11 93 £55,000 -4.34% 13
West Yorkshire +37 92 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Leeds +35 91 £50,000 +11.11% 4
City of London +13 88 £60,000 +4.34% 18
South West +29 80 £57,500 +32.18% 5
Manchester +14 61 £54,000 +44.00% 12
Birmingham +21 58 £60,000 +33.33% 5
East Midlands +7 51 £52,500 +26.50% 5
Hertfordshire +26 45 £42,500 -2.85% 3
East Sussex +50 42 £50,000 +85.18% 2
Hampshire +16 40 £42,500 -26.08% 13
Scotland -29 39 £52,500 -4.54% 5
North Yorkshire +28 37 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Reading -3 37 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +32 36 £70,000 +48.93% 6
Guildford +29 34 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 33 £42,500 - 1
Lewes +3 29 £50,000 +85.18%
Bedfordshire -7 29 £52,500 +28.04% 2
Bristol +8 28 £55,000 +56.02% 2
South Wales -14 27 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Wales -21 27 £35,000 -22.22% 5

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1999 (61.98%) Information Security
2 1568 (48.62%) CISSP
3 1174 (36.40%) PCI DSS
4 994 (30.82%) CISM
5 822 (25.49%) ITIL
6 790 (24.50%) Finance
7 770 (23.88%) Risk Management
8 644 (19.97%) Management Information System
9 637 (19.75%) Firewall
10 594 (18.42%) Windows
11 590 (18.29%) CISA
12 589 (18.26%) Security Management
13 532 (16.50%) Degree
14 514 (15.94%) Data Protection
15 501 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
16 442 (13.71%) Microsoft
17 398 (12.34%) Information Security Management
18 387 (12.00%) Security Architecture
19 386 (11.97%) ISMS
20 384 (11.91%) SIEM
21 366 (11.35%) Network Security
22 351 (10.88%) Risk Assessment
23 330 (10.23%) Cisco
24 324 (10.05%) Legal
25 310 (9.61%) COBIT
26 307 (9.52%) Business Continuity
27 297 (9.21%) Security Operations
28 292 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery
29 291 (9.02%) Project Management
30 277 (8.59%) Data Centre

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 199 (6.17%) IIS
2 114 (3.53%) MS Exchange
3 66 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 24 (0.74%) CMS
4 24 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 20 (0.62%) Apache
7 20 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (0.47%) Skype for Business
9 12 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (0.28%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.22%) Liferay
12 7 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.19%) JBoss
13 6 (0.19%) SugarCRM
13 6 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 153 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 109 (3.38%) MS Office
3 35 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.22%) FastStats
3 6 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.12%) Unica
5 3 (0.093%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.062%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.062%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.031%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 124 (3.84%) SaaS
2 105 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (1.71%) IaaS
5 54 (1.67%) PaaS
6 53 (1.64%) Office 365
7 37 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 8 (0.25%) Heroku
9 7 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.22%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.12%) GitHub
11 3 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.031%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.031%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.031%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.031%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.031%) Route 53
12 1 (0.031%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 637 (19.75%) Firewall
2 366 (11.35%) Network Security
3 219 (6.79%) LAN
4 208 (6.45%) WAN
5 159 (4.93%) VPN
6 153 (4.74%) TCP/IP
7 133 (4.12%) SAN
8 130 (4.03%) Internet
9 125 (3.88%) DNS
10 114 (3.53%) Intrusion Detection
11 107 (3.32%) Wireless
12 86 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
13 77 (2.39%) DHCP
14 58 (1.80%) MPLS
15 57 (1.77%) VoIP
16 46 (1.43%) IPsec
17 42 (1.30%) SSL
18 40 (1.24%) IP Telephony
18 40 (1.24%) OSPF
18 40 (1.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (4.53%) SQL Server
2 41 (1.27%) MySQL
3 27 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 25 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (0.74%) Big Data
6 23 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (0.50%) Hadoop
8 15 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 13 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.31%) GIS
12 6 (0.19%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.19%) Neo4j
12 6 (0.19%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.16%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.062%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.062%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 12 (0.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (0.25%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.22%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.12%) AppScan
5 4 (0.12%) JIRA
5 4 (0.12%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.12%) Selenium
5 4 (0.12%) Subversion
6 3 (0.093%) Moq
6 3 (0.093%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.062%) DBeaver
7 2 (0.062%) Hudson
7 2 (0.062%) JMeter
7 2 (0.062%) Spock
8 1 (0.031%) GCC
8 1 (0.031%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.031%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.031%) TeamCity
General
1 790 (24.50%) Finance
2 324 (10.05%) Legal
3 161 (4.99%) Telecoms
4 129 (4.00%) Law
5 118 (3.66%) Banking
6 85 (2.64%) Marketing
7 83 (2.57%) Retail
8 44 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 31 (0.96%) Advertising
10 25 (0.78%) Electronics
11 24 (0.74%) Back Office
12 18 (0.56%) Games
13 17 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.53%) Local Government
13 17 (0.53%) Publishing
14 9 (0.28%) Billing
15 7 (0.22%) Automotive
15 7 (0.22%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.19%) Brand Awareness
16 6 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 580 (17.98%) Analyst
2 538 (16.68%) Security Manager
3 495 (15.35%) Consultant
4 477 (14.79%) Security Analyst
5 381 (11.81%) Security Consultant
6 310 (9.61%) Information Security Manager
7 306 (9.49%) Information Manager
8 269 (8.34%) Information Analyst
9 259 (8.03%) Information Security Analyst
10 251 (7.78%) Security Officer
11 225 (6.98%) IT Manager
12 219 (6.79%) Architect
13 189 (5.86%) Information Security Officer
14 178 (5.52%) Information Officer
15 166 (5.15%) Security Architect
16 149 (4.62%) Security Engineer
17 125 (3.88%) IT Security Manager
18 124 (3.84%) Senior Consultant
19 114 (3.53%) IT Analyst
20 112 (3.47%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (1.55%) .NET
2 49 (1.52%) Web Services
3 29 (0.90%) HTML
4 28 (0.87%) ASP.NET
4 28 (0.87%) jQuery
5 26 (0.81%) XML
6 25 (0.78%) CSS
7 24 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (0.71%) 802.1X
9 19 (0.59%) .NET Framework
9 19 (0.59%) Entity Framework
10 17 (0.53%) LINQ
11 15 (0.47%) AngularJS
12 14 (0.43%) COM
12 14 (0.43%) JSON
13 12 (0.37%) WebSphere MQ
14 11 (0.34%) LAMP
15 10 (0.31%) Ajax
15 10 (0.31%) Laravel
15 10 (0.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 644 (19.97%) Management Information System
2 277 (8.59%) Data Centre
3 232 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 187 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 169 (5.24%) Data Protection Act
6 163 (5.05%) CESG
7 116 (3.60%) Security Operations Centre
8 60 (1.86%) CESG CLAS
9 57 (1.77%) PKI
10 52 (1.61%) Cryptography
11 44 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
12 42 (1.30%) Blackberry
13 41 (1.27%) Mathematics
14 37 (1.15%) Replication
15 27 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 27 (0.84%) User Experience
16 24 (0.74%) Clustering
17 23 (0.71%) Driving Licence
17 23 (0.71%) Private Cloud
18 22 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 594 (18.42%) Windows
2 262 (8.12%) Linux
3 200 (6.20%) Windows Server
4 160 (4.96%) Unix
5 88 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 73 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (1.49%) Android
8 38 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 24 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 18 (0.56%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.37%) CentOS
11 12 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.34%) Solaris
12 11 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
13 8 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.22%) AIX
14 7 (0.22%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.19%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.16%) Debian
17 4 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1999 (61.98%) Information Security
2 822 (25.49%) ITIL
3 770 (23.88%) Risk Management
4 589 (18.26%) Security Management
5 514 (15.94%) Data Protection
6 501 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
7 398 (12.34%) Information Security Management
8 387 (12.00%) Security Architecture
9 386 (11.97%) ISMS
10 384 (11.91%) SIEM
11 351 (10.88%) Risk Assessment
12 307 (9.52%) Business Continuity
13 297 (9.21%) Security Operations
14 292 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery
15 291 (9.02%) Project Management
16 251 (7.78%) Penetration Testing
17 235 (7.29%) Vulnerability Management
18 222 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
19 205 (6.36%) Incident Management
20 201 (6.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 195 (6.05%) SQL
2 65 (2.02%) C
3 54 (1.67%) Python
4 51 (1.58%) PowerShell
5 43 (1.33%) Java
6 40 (1.24%) C#
7 33 (1.02%) Ruby
8 31 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 29 (0.90%) JavaScript
10 24 (0.74%) PHP
11 19 (0.59%) VB.NET
12 15 (0.47%) R
13 13 (0.40%) Perl
14 12 (0.37%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.31%) Bash Shell
15 10 (0.31%) PHP 5
16 6 (0.19%) C++
17 3 (0.093%) VBScript
18 2 (0.062%) Apple Swift
18 2 (0.062%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1568 (48.62%) CISSP
2 994 (30.82%) CISM
3 590 (18.29%) CISA
4 532 (16.50%) Degree
5 248 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 243 (7.53%) Security Cleared
7 183 (5.67%) SC Cleared
8 160 (4.96%) CRISC
9 156 (4.84%) CLAS
10 147 (4.56%) CEH
11 142 (4.40%) IISP
12 139 (4.31%) CCNA
13 131 (4.06%) CCNP
14 124 (3.84%) CISMP
15 115 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
16 103 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 83 (2.57%) MCSE
18 75 (2.33%) PCI QSA
19 71 (2.20%) SANS
20 68 (2.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1174 (36.40%) PCI DSS
2 310 (9.61%) COBIT
3 246 (7.63%) ISO 9001
4 164 (5.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 157 (4.87%) ISO27002
6 154 (4.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 125 (3.88%) ISO22301
8 103 (3.19%) SLA
9 82 (2.54%) RMADS
10 71 (2.20%) QA
11 59 (1.83%) ISO27005
12 46 (1.43%) ISO 14001
13 44 (1.36%) SSAE 16
14 37 (1.15%) ISAE 3402
15 36 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 35 (1.09%) HIPAA
17 32 (0.99%) COSO
18 23 (0.71%) BS25999
19 16 (0.50%) JSP 440
20 14 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 262 (8.12%) Active Directory
2 168 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (1.92%) vSphere
4 52 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 44 (1.36%) XenApp
6 37 (1.15%) Xen
7 25 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.43%) Snort
9 10 (0.31%) vCloud
10 8 (0.25%) KVM
11 6 (0.19%) ACF2
11 6 (0.19%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.16%) Docker
13 4 (0.12%) Firmware
13 4 (0.12%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.12%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.093%) BitLocker
14 3 (0.093%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.062%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.062%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 68 (2.11%) QRadar
2 42 (1.30%) Nessus
3 26 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.78%) Puppet
5 20 (0.62%) Ansible
5 20 (0.62%) RSA Archer
6 19 (0.59%) WSUS
7 16 (0.50%) SCOM
8 15 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
9 12 (0.37%) Nagios
10 11 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
11 10 (0.31%) Nmap
11 10 (0.31%) RSA enVision
11 10 (0.31%) SCCM
12 9 (0.28%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.25%) EnCase
13 8 (0.25%) FortiGate
13 8 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (0.22%) NetBackup
15 6 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 442 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 330 (10.23%) Cisco
3 275 (8.53%) VMware
4 118 (3.66%) Citrix
5 115 (3.57%) ArcSight
6 111 (3.44%) Splunk
7 99 (3.07%) HP
8 98 (3.04%) CheckPoint
9 71 (2.20%) Oracle
10 65 (2.02%) Juniper
11 51 (1.58%) Dell
12 48 (1.49%) Qualys
12 48 (1.49%) SAP
13 45 (1.40%) Forcepoint
13 45 (1.40%) Palo Alto
13 45 (1.40%) SolarWinds
14 43 (1.33%) Avaya
14 43 (1.33%) F5
15 41 (1.27%) Symantec
16 39 (1.21%) Intel Security
Woking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + 25 days + pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + car + pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and 20% bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefit and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday