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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 219 290 341
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +51
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1572 1158 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 1.09% 0.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.85% 9.86% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 925 718
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+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
12236 11739 11242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.07% 11.02% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9712 9154 8628
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 +65 1480 £55,000 +10.00% 162
London +102 577 £62,500 +4.16% 50
South East +38 314 £50,000 -9.09% 27
Yorkshire +31 139 £47,500 +5.55% 12
East of England +26 128 £50,000 +13.89% 12
City of London +72 105 £55,000 -8.33% 7
West Midlands +23 105 £50,000 +19.04% 15
West Yorkshire +28 96 £49,000 +8.88% 9
South West +21 89 £46,250 +2.77% 18
Leeds +15 79 £47,500 +5.55% 8
North West +30 78 £52,500 +12.90% 14
Berkshire -47 73 £55,000 -12.00% 3
Surrey +22 60 £50,000 +0.50% 9
Manchester +43 52 £57,500 +40.24% 8
Hertfordshire +1 52 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Birmingham +30 46 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Scotland +5 43 £52,500 +5.00% 4
East Sussex +48 42 £50,000 - 3
East Midlands -14 39 £46,250 +2.77% 11
Bedfordshire +26 34 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Kent +30 33 £52,500 -2.32%
Hampshire +17 32 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Bristol +11 32 £57,500 -4.16% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 31 £43,000 +7.50% 3
North Yorkshire +44 29 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Cambridge +4 29 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Lewes - 29 £50,000 -
Reading -12 28 £55,000 -16.98% 1
West Sussex +16 26 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Edinburgh +4 26 £52,500 +5.00% 1

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 1732 (62.26%) Information Security
2 1364 (49.03%) CISSP
3 938 (33.72%) PCI DSS
4 875 (31.45%) CISM
5 727 (26.13%) ITIL
6 716 (25.74%) Finance
7 594 (21.35%) Risk Management
8 576 (20.70%) Management Information System
9 545 (19.59%) Windows
10 530 (19.05%) Firewall
11 519 (18.66%) Security Management
12 507 (18.22%) CISA
13 503 (18.08%) Degree
14 401 (14.41%) Microsoft
15 355 (12.76%) ISMS
16 353 (12.69%) Cybersecurity
17 325 (11.68%) Data Protection
18 318 (11.43%) Information Security Management
19 311 (11.18%) Project Management
20 290 (10.42%) Security Architecture
21 277 (9.96%) Disaster Recovery
22 271 (9.74%) Legal
22 271 (9.74%) Network Security
23 266 (9.56%) Cisco
24 265 (9.53%) VMware
25 258 (9.27%) Linux
26 257 (9.24%) SIEM
27 256 (9.20%) Risk Assessment
28 254 (9.13%) COBIT
29 250 (8.99%) Data Centre

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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
1 220 (7.91%) IIS
2 117 (4.21%) MS Exchange
3 58 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 44 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (1.04%) Skype for Business
6 22 (0.79%) Apache
6 22 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 20 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 16 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
12 11 (0.40%) JBoss
12 11 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (0.32%) Liferay
14 8 (0.29%) CMS
14 8 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (0.22%) WildFly
16 4 (0.14%) Drupal
16 4 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 158 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 75 (2.70%) MS Office
3 16 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.11%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.072%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.072%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.036%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.036%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 123 (4.42%) SaaS
2 109 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (1.69%) Office 365
5 43 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
6 38 (1.37%) IaaS
7 37 (1.33%) PaaS
8 13 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 13 (0.47%) Heroku
9 6 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.14%) GitHub
10 4 (0.14%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.072%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.036%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 530 (19.05%) Firewall
2 271 (9.74%) Network Security
3 171 (6.15%) WAN
4 170 (6.11%) LAN
5 137 (4.92%) VPN
6 134 (4.82%) SAN
7 130 (4.67%) TCP/IP
8 116 (4.17%) Internet
9 115 (4.13%) Wireless
10 107 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
11 98 (3.52%) DNS
12 52 (1.87%) DHCP
12 52 (1.87%) MPLS
13 39 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (1.37%) VoIP
15 36 (1.29%) SSL
16 33 (1.19%) IPsec
17 32 (1.15%) NAS
18 31 (1.11%) VLAN
19 28 (1.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.40%) Big Data
3 37 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (1.19%) MySQL
5 25 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (0.83%) GIS
7 20 (0.72%) Relational Database
8 18 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 14 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 14 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.32%) Informix
12 8 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.11%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.072%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.072%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.072%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (0.40%) Visual Studio
2 8 (0.29%) Selenium
2 8 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.25%) JIRA
4 6 (0.22%) DBeaver
4 6 (0.22%) JMeter
5 3 (0.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.11%) Hudson
5 3 (0.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.11%) Metasploit
5 3 (0.11%) Moq
5 3 (0.11%) ReSharper
5 3 (0.11%) Subversion
5 3 (0.11%) Trac
6 1 (0.036%) Burp Suite
General
1 716 (25.74%) Finance
2 271 (9.74%) Legal
3 169 (6.07%) Banking
4 147 (5.28%) Law
5 133 (4.78%) Telecoms
6 89 (3.20%) Marketing
7 88 (3.16%) Retail
8 57 (2.05%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.04%) Advertising
10 21 (0.75%) Electronics
10 21 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.40%) Local Government
11 11 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.36%) Games
12 10 (0.36%) Publishing
13 9 (0.32%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.29%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.29%) German Language
15 7 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
16 6 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 504 (18.12%) Analyst
2 479 (17.22%) Security Manager
3 436 (15.67%) Consultant
4 410 (14.74%) Security Analyst
5 349 (12.54%) Security Consultant
6 281 (10.10%) Information Security Manager
7 275 (9.88%) Information Manager
8 224 (8.05%) Information Analyst
9 223 (8.02%) Security Officer
10 214 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
11 199 (7.15%) IT Manager
12 181 (6.51%) Information Security Officer
13 173 (6.22%) Architect
14 167 (6.00%) Information Officer
15 132 (4.74%) Security Specialist
16 129 (4.64%) IT Consultant
17 126 (4.53%) IT Security Consultant
18 119 (4.28%) IT Analyst
19 118 (4.24%) IT Security Manager
20 111 (3.99%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (1.62%) .NET
2 39 (1.40%) Web Services
3 34 (1.22%) ASP.NET
4 26 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (0.86%) HTML
6 23 (0.83%) CSS
7 20 (0.72%) .NET Framework
7 20 (0.72%) Entity Framework
8 18 (0.65%) jQuery
9 17 (0.61%) COM
10 16 (0.58%) LINQ
10 16 (0.58%) XML
11 13 (0.47%) REST
12 12 (0.43%) 802.1X
13 11 (0.40%) Regular Expression
13 11 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
14 8 (0.29%) ADO.NET
14 8 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (0.29%) Middleware
15 7 (0.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 576 (20.70%) Management Information System
2 250 (8.99%) Data Centre
3 226 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
4 134 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 131 (4.71%) CESG
6 110 (3.95%) Security Operations Centre
7 77 (2.77%) Data Protection Act
8 59 (2.12%) PKI
9 56 (2.01%) Cyberthreat
10 47 (1.69%) CESG CLAS
11 41 (1.47%) Cryptography
12 33 (1.19%) Blackberry
12 33 (1.19%) Clustering
12 33 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 30 (1.08%) Mainframe
14 25 (0.90%) Replication
15 24 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 24 (0.86%) Private Cloud
15 24 (0.86%) User Experience
16 23 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 545 (19.59%) Windows
2 258 (9.27%) Linux
3 206 (7.40%) Windows Server
4 165 (5.93%) Unix
5 79 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (1.47%) Android
8 29 (1.04%) CentOS
9 27 (0.97%) Apple iOS
10 19 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (0.58%) Windows 7
12 13 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.32%) AIX
14 9 (0.32%) Solaris
15 7 (0.25%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.25%) VMS
16 5 (0.18%) Debian
17 4 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1732 (62.26%) Information Security
2 727 (26.13%) ITIL
3 594 (21.35%) Risk Management
4 519 (18.66%) Security Management
5 355 (12.76%) ISMS
6 353 (12.69%) Cybersecurity
7 325 (11.68%) Data Protection
8 318 (11.43%) Information Security Management
9 311 (11.18%) Project Management
10 290 (10.42%) Security Architecture
11 277 (9.96%) Disaster Recovery
12 257 (9.24%) SIEM
13 256 (9.20%) Risk Assessment
14 240 (8.63%) Penetration Testing
15 235 (8.45%) Business Continuity
16 219 (7.87%) Security Operations
17 215 (7.73%) Incident Management
18 203 (7.30%) Vulnerability Management
19 182 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
20 180 (6.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 181 (6.51%) SQL
2 51 (1.83%) PowerShell
3 49 (1.76%) C
4 35 (1.26%) C#
5 34 (1.22%) T-SQL
6 32 (1.15%) Python
7 22 (0.79%) Java
8 21 (0.75%) JavaScript
8 21 (0.75%) Ruby
9 19 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 11 (0.40%) Perl
11 9 (0.32%) Bash Shell
11 9 (0.32%) R
12 7 (0.25%) PHP
13 6 (0.22%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.14%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.11%) VB
15 3 (0.11%) VBScript
16 2 (0.072%) C++
16 2 (0.072%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1364 (49.03%) CISSP
2 875 (31.45%) CISM
3 507 (18.22%) CISA
4 503 (18.08%) Degree
5 201 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
6 189 (6.79%) Security Cleared
7 169 (6.07%) IISP
8 133 (4.78%) SC Cleared
9 126 (4.53%) CRISC
10 122 (4.39%) CLAS
11 115 (4.13%) CCNA
12 114 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 101 (3.63%) CEH
14 98 (3.52%) CCNP
15 96 (3.45%) MCSE
16 91 (3.27%) CISMP
17 84 (3.02%) CESG Certified Professional
18 68 (2.44%) DV Cleared
19 63 (2.26%) CompTIA Security+
19 63 (2.26%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 938 (33.72%) PCI DSS
2 254 (9.13%) COBIT
3 194 (6.97%) ISO 9001
4 176 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 132 (4.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 106 (3.81%) ISO27002
7 105 (3.77%) SLA
8 89 (3.20%) ISO22301
9 73 (2.62%) RMADS
10 64 (2.30%) QA
11 43 (1.55%) SSAE 16
12 42 (1.51%) JSP 440
13 39 (1.40%) ISO 14001
14 33 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 29 (1.04%) HIPAA
16 28 (1.01%) ISAE 3402
17 19 (0.68%) COSO
17 19 (0.68%) ISO 9000
18 18 (0.65%) ISO27005
19 15 (0.54%) BS25999
System Software
1 236 (8.48%) Active Directory
2 145 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (2.77%) Hyper-V
4 44 (1.58%) vSphere
5 30 (1.08%) Xen
6 28 (1.01%) XenApp
7 20 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (0.22%) KVM
9 5 (0.18%) vCloud
10 4 (0.14%) Docker
10 4 (0.14%) Postfix
11 3 (0.11%) ACF2
11 3 (0.11%) GPFS
11 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.11%) Snort
11 3 (0.11%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.072%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.036%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 59 (2.12%) QRadar
2 34 (1.22%) Nessus
3 25 (0.90%) SCCM
4 24 (0.86%) SCOM
5 11 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.40%) Puppet
6 10 (0.36%) Nagios
6 10 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 10 (0.36%) WSUS
7 9 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (0.32%) Nmap
7 9 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (0.25%) Ansible
9 6 (0.22%) SELinux
9 6 (0.22%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.18%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.14%) Salt
11 4 (0.14%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.14%) vRealize
11 4 (0.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 401 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 266 (9.56%) Cisco
3 265 (9.53%) VMware
4 112 (4.03%) Splunk
5 107 (3.85%) HP
6 102 (3.67%) ArcSight
7 88 (3.16%) Oracle
8 73 (2.62%) CheckPoint
8 73 (2.62%) Citrix
9 58 (2.08%) Dell
10 53 (1.91%) SAP
11 52 (1.87%) Forcepoint
12 50 (1.80%) Juniper
13 43 (1.55%) F5
14 37 (1.33%) Qualys
15 32 (1.15%) EMC
15 32 (1.15%) Red Hat
15 32 (1.15%) SolarWinds
16 26 (0.93%) Symantec
17 24 (0.86%) Palo Alto
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Harris Global
Salary: Very Competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago