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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 276 308 307
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1133 927 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 0.89% 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.24% 8.80% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 904 769 751
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.15%

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
11068 10529 11270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.50% 10.15% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8632 8112 9202
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -

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 January 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 January 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 +46 1081 £50,000 - 112
London +37 350 £58,750 +2.17% 39
South East +26 270 £52,500 +2.58% 26
Berkshire +54 126 £62,500 +31.57% 15
Yorkshire +19 112 £45,000 +5.88% 9
East of England +27 89 £42,500 +6.25% 8
City of London +17 86 £60,000 +9.09% 10
West Yorkshire +34 79 £45,000 - 5
North West +7 77 £47,000 +4.44% 4
West Midlands -7 71 £42,000 -11.57% 6
Leeds +29 70 £45,000 - 5
South West -15 61 £46,000 -3.15% 10
East Midlands +49 52 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Surrey -11 47 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Hertfordshire +26 46 £45,000 +35.33% 1
Reading +18 46 £65,000 +31.97% 1
Manchester -2 42 £42,000 +3.70% 3
Scotland +22 34 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Newbury +19 32 £48,750 +11.42% 5
Buckinghamshire +23 31 £42,500 - 1
Leicestershire +45 27 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Cambridgeshire 0 25 £40,000 -6.97% 4
Edinburgh +22 24 £42,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +6 24 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Birmingham -20 24 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Cambridge +1 23 £40,000 -12.08% 3
Hampshire -11 23 £50,000 +1.34% 1
Cheshire +9 21 £50,000 +7.52% 1
Staines +9 21 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Bristol -5 19 £60,000 +71.42% 1

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1309 (57.89%) Information Security
2 777 (34.37%) CISSP
3 736 (32.55%) PCI DSS
4 557 (24.64%) ITIL
5 507 (22.42%) Finance
6 496 (21.94%) CISM
7 485 (21.45%) Management Information System
8 439 (19.42%) Firewall
9 421 (18.62%) Windows
10 416 (18.40%) Risk Management
11 343 (15.17%) Security Management
12 336 (14.86%) CISA
13 335 (14.82%) Microsoft
14 331 (14.64%) Degree
15 281 (12.43%) Network Security
16 266 (11.76%) Project Management
17 261 (11.54%) Cisco
18 259 (11.46%) Security Cleared
19 257 (11.37%) ISO 9001
20 248 (10.97%) ISMS
21 247 (10.92%) Linux
22 241 (10.66%) Penetration Testing
23 237 (10.48%) VMware
24 234 (10.35%) Security Architecture
25 225 (9.95%) Information Security Management
26 207 (9.16%) Business Continuity
27 206 (9.11%) Disaster Recovery
28 192 (8.49%) Telecoms
29 190 (8.40%) PRINCE2
30 180 (7.96%) Active Directory

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 96 (4.25%) IIS
2 74 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 73 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 27 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (1.06%) Lync
6 22 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 19 (0.84%) nginx
8 19 (0.84%) CMS
9 18 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (0.66%) WebSphere
10 15 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.57%) WebLogic
12 12 (0.53%) Apache
13 11 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.35%) Commerce Server
15 7 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
17 4 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 167 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 74 (3.27%) MS Office
3 21 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.57%) MS Project
5 9 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.088%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.044%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.27%) RMDS
2 6 (0.27%) assyst
3 5 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.18%) Sage 50
5 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.044%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.044%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
2 38 (1.68%) SaaS
3 37 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (1.15%) IaaS
5 13 (0.57%) Office 365
6 10 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.27%) PaaS
8 2 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.044%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 439 (19.42%) Firewall
2 281 (12.43%) Network Security
3 169 (7.47%) TCP/IP
4 152 (6.72%) VPN
5 125 (5.53%) WAN
6 124 (5.48%) Wireless
7 116 (5.13%) DNS
8 112 (4.95%) LAN
9 96 (4.25%) SAN
10 86 (3.80%) Internet
11 72 (3.18%) SSL
12 61 (2.70%) MPLS
13 58 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (2.48%) Intrusion Detection
15 52 (2.30%) BGP
16 43 (1.90%) IPsec
17 41 (1.81%) DHCP
18 34 (1.50%) HTTP
18 34 (1.50%) iSCSI
19 33 (1.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (7.16%) SQL Server
2 45 (1.99%) MySQL
3 35 (1.55%) Oracle Database
4 24 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 21 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.22%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.22%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.22%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 19 (0.84%) Jenkins
2 19 (0.84%) TeamCity
3 14 (0.62%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.27%) JIRA
4 6 (0.27%) TestLink
4 6 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.22%) Metasploit
6 4 (0.18%) Subversion
7 2 (0.088%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.088%) ProC
8 1 (0.044%) NUnit
8 1 (0.044%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.044%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.044%) Moq
8 1 (0.044%) Hudson
General
1 507 (22.42%) Finance
2 192 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 141 (6.24%) Legal
4 139 (6.15%) Banking
5 117 (5.17%) Law
6 110 (4.87%) Retail
7 59 (2.61%) Games
8 57 (2.52%) Manufacturing
9 52 (2.30%) Marketing
10 28 (1.24%) Advertising
11 15 (0.66%) Back Office
12 14 (0.62%) Electronics
12 14 (0.62%) Local Government
13 13 (0.57%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.49%) German Language
16 8 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.35%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.31%) Automotive
18 6 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 438 (19.37%) Analyst
2 363 (16.05%) Consultant
3 327 (14.46%) Security Analyst
4 301 (13.31%) Security Manager
5 266 (11.76%) Security Consultant
6 183 (8.09%) Information Manager
7 182 (8.05%) Information Security Manager
8 143 (6.32%) Security Officer
9 139 (6.15%) Information Analyst
10 129 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
11 127 (5.62%) Security Engineer
12 126 (5.57%) Information Security Officer
13 99 (4.38%) Architect
14 87 (3.85%) Network Engineer
15 74 (3.27%) Security Architect
16 71 (3.14%) Security Specialist
17 63 (2.79%) Administrator
18 61 (2.70%) Information Security Consultant
19 55 (2.43%) Senior Analyst
20 50 (2.21%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (3.49%) .NET
2 28 (1.24%) HTML
3 24 (1.06%) Web Services
4 18 (0.80%) JSP
5 17 (0.75%) CSS
5 17 (0.75%) ASP.NET
6 15 (0.66%) Regular Expression
7 14 (0.62%) XML
8 12 (0.53%) REST
9 11 (0.49%) .NET Framework
10 9 (0.40%) SOAP
11 7 (0.31%) Application Packaging
12 6 (0.27%) JSON
12 6 (0.27%) J2EE
12 6 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (0.27%) jQuery
13 5 (0.22%) Middleware
14 4 (0.18%) Lucene
15 3 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (0.13%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 485 (21.45%) Management Information System
2 171 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (5.17%) CESG
4 78 (3.45%) RMADS
5 77 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 69 (3.05%) Data Protection Act
7 66 (2.92%) CESG CLAS
8 33 (1.46%) Replication
9 32 (1.42%) PKI
10 31 (1.37%) Clustering
11 29 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
12 27 (1.19%) PMI
13 24 (1.06%) Mathematics
14 22 (0.97%) Cryptography
15 20 (0.88%) Open Source
15 20 (0.88%) Mobile App
16 17 (0.75%) Blackberry
17 16 (0.71%) Thin Client
17 16 (0.71%) Fat Client
17 16 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 421 (18.62%) Windows
2 247 (10.92%) Linux
3 109 (4.82%) UNIX
4 75 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (2.26%) Windows 7
8 33 (1.46%) Solaris
9 30 (1.33%) AIX
10 23 (1.02%) CentOS
11 18 (0.80%) Ubuntu
12 16 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 11 (0.49%) Debian
15 9 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.27%) HPUX
17 4 (0.18%) Android
18 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
19 1 (0.044%) Windows Vista
19 1 (0.044%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1309 (57.89%) Information Security
2 557 (24.64%) ITIL
3 416 (18.40%) Risk Management
4 343 (15.17%) Security Management
5 266 (11.76%) Project Management
6 248 (10.97%) ISMS
7 241 (10.66%) Penetration Testing
8 234 (10.35%) Security Architecture
9 225 (9.95%) Information Security Management
10 207 (9.16%) Business Continuity
11 206 (9.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 190 (8.40%) PRINCE2
13 176 (7.78%) Risk Assessment
14 171 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
15 160 (7.08%) Data Protection
16 159 (7.03%) Service Delivery
17 155 (6.86%) SIEM
18 149 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
19 147 (6.50%) Incident Management
20 141 (6.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (6.99%) SQL
2 63 (2.79%) PowerShell
3 50 (2.21%) C#
4 46 (2.03%) C
5 41 (1.81%) Java
6 40 (1.77%) Ruby
7 31 (1.37%) Python
8 21 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 21 (0.93%) JavaScript
9 20 (0.88%) Perl
10 16 (0.71%) C++
11 14 (0.62%) VB
12 5 (0.22%) VBScript
12 5 (0.22%) PHP
13 4 (0.18%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.13%) VB6
15 2 (0.088%) Uniface
15 2 (0.088%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.088%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.044%) VBA
Qualifications
1 777 (34.37%) CISSP
2 496 (21.94%) CISM
3 336 (14.86%) CISA
4 331 (14.64%) Degree
5 259 (11.46%) Security Cleared
6 158 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
7 133 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 133 (5.88%) CEH
8 117 (5.17%) CCNA
9 113 (5.00%) CRISC
10 105 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 83 (3.67%) MCSE
12 82 (3.63%) PCI QSA
13 78 (3.45%) GIAC
14 56 (2.48%) CCNP
15 55 (2.43%) PMI Certification
16 45 (1.99%) DV Cleared
17 34 (1.50%) SAP Certification
18 32 (1.42%) PMP
19 30 (1.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 736 (32.55%) PCI DSS
2 257 (11.37%) ISO 9001
3 173 (7.65%) COBIT
4 159 (7.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 96 (4.25%) SLA
6 81 (3.58%) ISO 14001
7 72 (3.18%) QA
8 65 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 33 (1.46%) BS25999
10 30 (1.33%) JSP 440
11 20 (0.88%) ISO 9000
12 18 (0.80%) COSO
13 17 (0.75%) TickIT
14 16 (0.71%) BS7799
15 10 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 12207
16 9 (0.40%) GPG13
17 5 (0.22%) HMG Infosec
18 3 (0.13%) CESG Infosec
18 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
19 2 (0.088%) HIPAA
System Software
1 180 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 159 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (3.89%) Hyper-V
4 45 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (1.59%) vSphere
6 34 (1.50%) Snort
7 16 (0.71%) XenApp
8 10 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.27%) Xen
9 6 (0.27%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.27%) XenServer
10 5 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.22%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.22%) Nmap
11 4 (0.18%) Firmware
11 4 (0.18%) UAG
12 3 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.13%) RACF
12 3 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (1.06%) Puppet
3 23 (1.02%) logstash
4 22 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.97%) SCCM
5 20 (0.88%) Nessus
5 20 (0.88%) ZABBIX
6 19 (0.84%) Vagrant
6 19 (0.84%) Kibana
6 19 (0.84%) Graphite
7 18 (0.80%) Nagios
8 12 (0.53%) Tivoli
9 11 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
10 10 (0.44%) Zenoss
11 9 (0.40%) SCOM
12 7 (0.31%) Cisco LMS
13 5 (0.22%) Icinga
13 5 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (0.22%) Cacti
13 5 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 335 (14.82%) Microsoft
2 261 (11.54%) Cisco
3 237 (10.48%) VMware
4 134 (5.93%) CheckPoint
5 96 (4.25%) HP
6 88 (3.89%) Citrix
7 81 (3.58%) Juniper
8 76 (3.36%) Oracle
9 65 (2.87%) F5
10 60 (2.65%) Splunk
11 54 (2.39%) SAP
12 45 (1.99%) Dell
12 45 (1.99%) Symantec
13 44 (1.95%) McAfee
14 33 (1.46%) SolarWinds
15 30 (1.33%) IBM
16 29 (1.28%) NetApp
17 27 (1.19%) ArcSight
18 20 (0.88%) New Relic
18 20 (0.88%) Red Hat
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Circa £100K total package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + Circa £150K total package
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified Compretitive Salary offered
Posted: 5 hours ago
UK
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £4100 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £100000 - £105000 per annum + £7,000 car + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £41,000 to £51,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago