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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 280 285 302
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1148 1092 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.99% 0.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.65% 9.82% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 934 877 795
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £33,361 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -

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
11894 11115 11765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.45% 10.03% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9359 8613 9591
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 November 2014 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 24 November 2014. 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 +1 1085 £50,000 -4.76% 117
London +7 408 £57,500 -1.70% 46
South East +27 288 £50,000 -9.09% 33
Berkshire +56 122 £58,500 +4.00% 13
North West +36 93 £50,000 +11.11% 11
City of London -4 85 £59,000 -1.66% 19
Yorkshire -34 85 £45,000 -5.26% 12
West Midlands +3 72 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Yorkshire +12 71 £55,000 -5.17% 10
Leeds +12 63 £55,000 -8.33% 8
East of England +4 63 £50,000 +44.92% 5
Manchester +28 56 £47,000 +1.07% 7
Hampshire +6 55 £45,250 -15.02% 5
Reading +6 54 £50,000 -21.56% 3
Surrey -48 42 £45,000 -12.62% 7
East Midlands +3 30 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Scotland +15 29 £35,000 -17.64% 3
South West -54 28 £54,000 +5.88% 4
Birmingham -16 26 £52,500 +21.38%
Hertfordshire +7 25 £47,000 +13.25% 3
Staffordshire -7 21 £19,000 -57.77%
Kent +10 20 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Wales +4 20 £35,000 -4.10% 3
South Wales +3 20 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Cheshire -4 20 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 19 £40,000 +42.85%
Staines -11 18 £36,750 -33.18% 4
Stoke-on-Trent +23 17 £19,000 -68.33%
Newbury +20 17 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Cambridge +14 16 £40,000 +6.66%

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 1401 (59.14%) Information Security
2 810 (34.19%) CISSP
3 742 (31.32%) PCI DSS
4 632 (26.68%) ITIL
5 497 (20.98%) Management Information System
6 493 (20.81%) CISM
7 488 (20.60%) Finance
8 449 (18.95%) Firewall
9 440 (18.57%) Windows
10 428 (18.07%) Degree
11 401 (16.93%) Risk Management
12 364 (15.37%) CISA
13 328 (13.85%) Microsoft
14 321 (13.55%) Security Cleared
15 317 (13.38%) Project Management
16 300 (12.66%) Security Management
17 275 (11.61%) Linux
18 271 (11.44%) ISO 9001
19 269 (11.36%) Network Security
20 263 (11.10%) ISMS
21 254 (10.72%) Cisco
22 252 (10.64%) Penetration Testing
23 215 (9.08%) Business Continuity
24 212 (8.95%) PRINCE2
25 209 (8.82%) Security Architecture
26 206 (8.70%) VMware
27 197 (8.32%) Information Security Management
28 196 (8.27%) SIEM
29 191 (8.06%) Risk Assessment
30 188 (7.94%) Legal

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 80 (3.38%) IIS
2 79 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 77 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 33 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (1.27%) Lync
5 30 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (0.93%) Apache
7 18 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (0.63%) Tomcat
10 13 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (0.42%) CMS
11 10 (0.42%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (0.38%) nginx
13 8 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.25%) JBoss
16 4 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 176 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 75 (3.17%) MS Office
3 18 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 18 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.68%) MS Project
5 6 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.042%) FastStats
6 1 (0.042%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (0.51%) assyst
1 12 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 12 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.30%) RMDS
3 6 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.17%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.17%) Compiere
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.084%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.042%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.042%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.042%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.042%) Summit
8 1 (0.042%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.77%) SaaS
2 39 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (0.72%) Office 365
4 17 (0.72%) IaaS
5 9 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.25%) PaaS
7 5 (0.21%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.084%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 449 (18.95%) Firewall
2 269 (11.36%) Network Security
3 164 (6.92%) TCP/IP
4 153 (6.46%) VPN
5 124 (5.23%) DNS
6 101 (4.26%) Wireless
6 101 (4.26%) Internet
7 99 (4.18%) WAN
8 95 (4.01%) LAN
9 72 (3.04%) SSL
10 60 (2.53%) SAN
11 59 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
12 55 (2.32%) MPLS
13 53 (2.24%) DHCP
14 52 (2.20%) IPsec
15 49 (2.07%) BGP
16 48 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
17 34 (1.44%) OSPF
18 31 (1.31%) LDAP
19 28 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 51 (2.15%) MySQL
3 20 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 18 (0.76%) Oracle Database
4 18 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.30%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.25%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (0.21%) Big Data
12 5 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.17%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (0.76%) Metasploit
2 16 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.38%) Jenkins
4 9 (0.38%) TeamCity
4 9 (0.38%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.25%) JIRA
6 4 (0.17%) Subversion
7 3 (0.13%) TestLink
8 1 (0.042%) Grunt
8 1 (0.042%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.042%) Moq
8 1 (0.042%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.042%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.042%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.042%) Selenium
8 1 (0.042%) NUnit
General
1 488 (20.60%) Finance
2 188 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 188 (7.94%) Legal
3 159 (6.71%) Law
4 145 (6.12%) Banking
5 129 (5.45%) Retail
6 67 (2.83%) Games
7 53 (2.24%) Manufacturing
8 43 (1.82%) Marketing
9 22 (0.93%) Advertising
10 21 (0.89%) Local Government
11 16 (0.68%) German Language
12 15 (0.63%) Publishing
12 15 (0.63%) Aerospace
13 14 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.59%) Electronics
14 10 (0.42%) Back Office
14 10 (0.42%) Military
15 9 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 467 (19.71%) Analyst
2 416 (17.56%) Consultant
3 349 (14.73%) Security Analyst
4 345 (14.56%) Security Consultant
5 242 (10.22%) Security Manager
6 151 (6.37%) Information Analyst
7 145 (6.12%) Information Manager
8 144 (6.08%) Information Security Analyst
9 143 (6.04%) Information Security Manager
10 128 (5.40%) Security Officer
11 107 (4.52%) Security Engineer
12 103 (4.35%) Security Specialist
13 98 (4.14%) Information Security Officer
14 97 (4.09%) Architect
15 88 (3.71%) IT Consultant
16 82 (3.46%) IT Security Consultant
17 81 (3.42%) Information Security Consultant
18 76 (3.21%) Security Architect
19 74 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
19 74 (3.12%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (2.36%) .NET
2 49 (2.07%) Web Services
3 26 (1.10%) HTML
4 23 (0.97%) JSP
5 17 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 13 (0.55%) CSS
6 13 (0.55%) Regular Expression
7 11 (0.46%) REST
8 10 (0.42%) XML
9 8 (0.34%) SOAP
10 7 (0.30%) J2EE
11 6 (0.25%) Middleware
11 6 (0.25%) Application Packaging
12 5 (0.21%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.17%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (0.17%) Spring
13 4 (0.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 497 (20.98%) Management Information System
2 166 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
3 129 (5.45%) CESG
4 115 (4.85%) RMADS
5 90 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 80 (3.38%) CESG CLAS
7 63 (2.66%) Data Protection Act
8 39 (1.65%) PKI
9 31 (1.31%) PMI
10 28 (1.18%) Open Source
11 27 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
12 24 (1.01%) Mathematics
12 24 (1.01%) Replication
13 18 (0.76%) Cryptography
14 17 (0.72%) Clustering
15 16 (0.68%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
16 14 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (0.59%) iPad
16 14 (0.59%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 440 (18.57%) Windows
2 275 (11.61%) Linux
3 111 (4.69%) UNIX
4 76 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 59 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (2.07%) Solaris
9 42 (1.77%) AIX
10 39 (1.65%) CentOS
11 29 (1.22%) Ubuntu
12 21 (0.89%) Debian
13 18 (0.76%) Windows XP
14 16 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (0.51%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.25%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.21%) HPUX
17 5 (0.21%) Mac OS X Server
17 5 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1401 (59.14%) Information Security
2 632 (26.68%) ITIL
3 401 (16.93%) Risk Management
4 317 (13.38%) Project Management
5 300 (12.66%) Security Management
6 263 (11.10%) ISMS
7 252 (10.64%) Penetration Testing
8 215 (9.08%) Business Continuity
9 212 (8.95%) PRINCE2
10 209 (8.82%) Security Architecture
11 197 (8.32%) Information Security Management
12 196 (8.27%) SIEM
13 191 (8.06%) Risk Assessment
14 174 (7.34%) Service Delivery
14 174 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
15 173 (7.30%) Service Management
16 157 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
17 154 (6.50%) Data Protection
18 151 (6.37%) Information Assurance
19 146 (6.16%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (7.01%) SQL
2 55 (2.32%) PowerShell
3 47 (1.98%) Python
4 42 (1.77%) Ruby
5 40 (1.69%) C
6 37 (1.56%) C#
7 36 (1.52%) Java
8 32 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 26 (1.10%) C++
10 22 (0.93%) Perl
11 17 (0.72%) JavaScript
12 10 (0.42%) PHP
12 10 (0.42%) VB
13 5 (0.21%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.17%) VBScript
15 3 (0.13%) VB6
15 3 (0.13%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.042%) BeanShell
16 1 (0.042%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.042%) VBA
Qualifications
1 810 (34.19%) CISSP
2 493 (20.81%) CISM
3 428 (18.07%) Degree
4 364 (15.37%) CISA
5 321 (13.55%) Security Cleared
6 162 (6.84%) CEH
7 160 (6.75%) SC Cleared
8 145 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
9 122 (5.15%) CCNA
10 93 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 89 (3.76%) PCI QSA
12 80 (3.38%) CRISC
13 72 (3.04%) PMI Certification
14 70 (2.95%) MCSE
15 65 (2.74%) GIAC
16 59 (2.49%) DV Cleared
17 45 (1.90%) PMP
18 39 (1.65%) CCNP
19 31 (1.31%) SAP Certification
19 31 (1.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 742 (31.32%) PCI DSS
2 271 (11.44%) ISO 9001
3 188 (7.94%) COBIT
4 147 (6.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 104 (4.39%) SLA
6 91 (3.84%) ISO 14001
7 72 (3.04%) QA
8 59 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 49 (2.07%) JSP 440
10 30 (1.27%) BS25999
11 19 (0.80%) TickIT
12 17 (0.72%) ISO 9000
12 17 (0.72%) COSO
13 11 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 10 (0.42%) BS7799
15 8 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 7 (0.30%) GPG13
17 4 (0.17%) GxP
17 4 (0.17%) GCP
17 4 (0.17%) GMP
System Software
1 171 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 131 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (2.66%) Hyper-V
4 38 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
5 37 (1.56%) vSphere
6 27 (1.14%) Snort
7 19 (0.80%) XenApp
8 15 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 12 (0.51%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.38%) Nmap
11 6 (0.25%) Xen
12 5 (0.21%) Samba
12 5 (0.21%) Firmware
12 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.17%) PowerHA
13 4 (0.17%) KVM
13 4 (0.17%) RHEV
13 4 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 34 (1.44%) SCCM
2 28 (1.18%) Nessus
3 18 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (0.68%) Puppet
5 15 (0.63%) Zenoss
6 13 (0.55%) Tivoli
7 12 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 12 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.46%) logstash
9 10 (0.42%) SCOM
10 9 (0.38%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.38%) Kibana
10 9 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
10 9 (0.38%) Vagrant
11 8 (0.34%) WSUS
12 7 (0.30%) Nagios
12 7 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
13 6 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
14 5 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
15 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 328 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 254 (10.72%) Cisco
3 206 (8.70%) VMware
4 133 (5.61%) CheckPoint
5 81 (3.42%) Citrix
6 80 (3.38%) Oracle
7 79 (3.33%) HP
8 74 (3.12%) F5
9 72 (3.04%) Juniper
10 53 (2.24%) SAP
11 45 (1.90%) Splunk
12 42 (1.77%) Symantec
13 35 (1.48%) McAfee
14 32 (1.35%) Dell
15 25 (1.06%) NetApp
16 24 (1.01%) Red Hat
16 24 (1.01%) IBM
17 21 (0.89%) Huawei
18 19 (0.80%) EMC
18 19 (0.80%) CA
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Talent Spa
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £100000 - £105000 per annum + £7,000 car + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Energy
Salary: £40k - £50k DOE + up to 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Rural Payments Agency
Posted: 3 days ago