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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 279 271 297
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1131 1100 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.99% 1.01% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.47% 10.08% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 913 869 818
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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
11940 10914 11955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.48% 10.03% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9269 8535 9760
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 £75,000
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 October 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 October 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 -3 1060 £50,000 -2.43% 132
London +17 441 £57,500 -4.16% 42
South East +27 290 £47,000 -7.38% 30
Berkshire +29 117 £50,000 -13.04% 16
Hampshire +7 73 £45,000 -1.09% 2
North West +6 72 £50,000 +11.11% 14
City of London -16 72 £57,500 -2.54% 14
West Midlands -2 62 £42,000 -6.66% 12
Yorkshire -72 61 £47,500 -18.10% 9
East of England -5 59 £47,500 +42.38% 9
West Yorkshire -33 52 £55,000 -8.33% 8
Leeds -13 49 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Manchester +28 47 £48,750 -5.79% 9
Reading +1 47 £50,000 -23.07% 5
Surrey -26 44 £45,000 -12.62% 4
Scotland +11 35 £39,000 -13.33% 2
South West -56 33 £54,000 +1.88% 10
Birmingham +3 28 £47,500 +9.82% 4
Hertfordshire -1 26 £42,500 - 5
East Midlands -21 23 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Staffordshire -5 22 £19,000 -57.77% 2
North East -9 20 £45,000 -45.45%
Basingstoke +20 19 £44,500 -44.37% 1
Slough +5 19 £35,750 -27.04% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 19 £45,000 -45.45%
Tyne and Wear -10 19 £45,000 -45.45%
Stoke-on-Trent +21 17 £19,000 -65.45% 2
Glasgow +10 17 £39,000 -13.33%
Essex -1 17 £54,000 +61.86%
Wales -6 17 £35,000 -4.10% 3

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1393 (58.85%) Information Security
2 802 (33.88%) CISSP
3 756 (31.94%) PCI DSS
4 649 (27.42%) ITIL
5 487 (20.57%) Management Information System
6 475 (20.07%) Degree
7 474 (20.03%) Finance
7 474 (20.03%) CISM
8 433 (18.29%) Windows
9 424 (17.91%) Firewall
10 393 (16.60%) Risk Management
11 358 (15.12%) CISA
12 332 (14.03%) Project Management
13 328 (13.86%) Security Cleared
14 325 (13.73%) Microsoft
15 304 (12.84%) Security Management
16 288 (12.17%) ISO 9001
17 270 (11.41%) Linux
18 266 (11.24%) ISMS
19 253 (10.69%) Cisco
20 249 (10.52%) Network Security
21 239 (10.10%) Penetration Testing
22 230 (9.72%) Security Architecture
23 215 (9.08%) PRINCE2
24 210 (8.87%) Information Security Management
25 208 (8.79%) Business Continuity
26 206 (8.70%) SIEM
27 203 (8.58%) VMware
28 196 (8.28%) Legal
29 191 (8.07%) COBIT

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 90 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 86 (3.63%) IIS
3 80 (3.38%) SharePoint
4 35 (1.48%) Lync
5 34 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 26 (1.10%) Apache
8 21 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 17 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (0.51%) CMS
12 9 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.34%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.34%) SAS
14 7 (0.30%) JBoss
14 7 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.25%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 186 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 76 (3.21%) MS Office
3 22 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.63%) MS Project
6 5 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.042%) FastStats
7 1 (0.042%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.51%) assyst
2 12 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.30%) RMDS
5 6 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.17%) Sage 50
7 4 (0.17%) Compiere
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.084%) Summit
9 2 (0.084%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.042%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.042%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.042%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.042%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 48 (2.03%) SaaS
2 30 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.68%) IaaS
5 15 (0.63%) Office 365
6 13 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.38%) PaaS
9 7 (0.30%) Google Apps
10 6 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.084%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 424 (17.91%) Firewall
2 249 (10.52%) Network Security
3 165 (6.97%) TCP/IP
4 141 (5.96%) VPN
5 135 (5.70%) DNS
6 117 (4.94%) Internet
7 116 (4.90%) WAN
8 99 (4.18%) LAN
9 78 (3.30%) Wireless
10 67 (2.83%) SAN
11 64 (2.70%) DHCP
12 62 (2.62%) SSL
13 59 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (2.37%) MPLS
15 52 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
16 48 (2.03%) IPsec
16 48 (2.03%) BGP
17 39 (1.65%) OSPF
18 31 (1.31%) LDAP
19 29 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 50 (2.11%) MySQL
3 22 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (0.84%) Relational Database
5 17 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 13 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (0.51%) Data Mining
9 9 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.30%) Big Data
11 6 (0.25%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.17%) OLAP
12 4 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (0.84%) Metasploit
2 13 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.30%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.17%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.17%) AppScan
5 4 (0.17%) JIRA
5 4 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.13%) Subversion
7 2 (0.084%) TestLink
8 1 (0.042%) Grunt
8 1 (0.042%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.042%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.042%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.042%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.042%) Selenium
8 1 (0.042%) JSUnit
General
1 474 (20.03%) Finance
2 196 (8.28%) Legal
3 176 (7.44%) Telecoms
4 158 (6.68%) Law
5 140 (5.91%) Banking
6 127 (5.37%) Retail
7 70 (2.96%) Games
8 46 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 42 (1.77%) Marketing
10 21 (0.89%) Local Government
11 20 (0.84%) Publishing
12 17 (0.72%) German Language
12 17 (0.72%) Advertising
13 13 (0.55%) Aerospace
13 13 (0.55%) Electronics
14 12 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.42%) Military
16 8 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 8 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 461 (19.48%) Analyst
2 412 (17.41%) Consultant
3 340 (14.36%) Security Analyst
4 336 (14.20%) Security Consultant
5 242 (10.22%) Security Manager
6 142 (6.00%) Information Analyst
7 137 (5.79%) Information Security Analyst
8 129 (5.45%) Information Manager
9 127 (5.37%) Information Security Manager
10 118 (4.99%) Security Officer
11 106 (4.48%) Architect
12 99 (4.18%) Security Specialist
13 98 (4.14%) IT Consultant
14 93 (3.93%) Information Security Consultant
15 89 (3.76%) IT Security Consultant
16 84 (3.55%) Information Security Officer
17 79 (3.34%) Security Architect
18 77 (3.25%) Security Engineer
18 77 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
19 69 (2.92%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (2.62%) .NET
1 62 (2.62%) Web Services
2 27 (1.14%) HTML
3 23 (0.97%) ASP.NET
4 17 (0.72%) JSP
5 11 (0.46%) CSS
6 10 (0.42%) XML
7 8 (0.34%) REST
7 8 (0.34%) Regular Expression
8 7 (0.30%) Middleware
8 7 (0.30%) SOAP
8 7 (0.30%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.25%) J2EE
9 6 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (0.21%) WPF
11 4 (0.17%) jQuery
11 4 (0.17%) OAuth
11 4 (0.17%) JSON
11 4 (0.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 487 (20.57%) Management Information System
2 142 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (5.49%) RMADS
4 120 (5.07%) CESG
5 92 (3.89%) Computer Science
6 75 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
7 72 (3.04%) CESG CLAS
8 39 (1.65%) PKI
8 39 (1.65%) PMI
9 29 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
10 26 (1.10%) Open Source
11 23 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 22 (0.93%) Replication
13 20 (0.84%) Cryptography
14 19 (0.80%) iPad
15 18 (0.76%) Client/Server
15 18 (0.76%) Clustering
16 15 (0.63%) Blackberry
16 15 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
17 14 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 433 (18.29%) Windows
2 270 (11.41%) Linux
3 102 (4.31%) UNIX
4 75 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (2.58%) Windows 7
7 52 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (2.03%) Solaris
9 38 (1.61%) AIX
10 36 (1.52%) CentOS
11 34 (1.44%) Ubuntu
12 21 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 21 (0.89%) Debian
13 13 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.42%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.38%) Mac OS X Server
17 8 (0.34%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.21%) Android
19 3 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1393 (58.85%) Information Security
2 649 (27.42%) ITIL
3 393 (16.60%) Risk Management
4 332 (14.03%) Project Management
5 304 (12.84%) Security Management
6 266 (11.24%) ISMS
7 239 (10.10%) Penetration Testing
8 230 (9.72%) Security Architecture
9 215 (9.08%) PRINCE2
10 210 (8.87%) Information Security Management
11 208 (8.79%) Business Continuity
12 206 (8.70%) SIEM
13 189 (7.98%) Risk Assessment
14 185 (7.82%) Service Delivery
15 184 (7.77%) Data Protection
16 174 (7.35%) Service Management
17 154 (6.51%) Information Assurance
18 151 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
19 148 (6.25%) Incident Management
20 147 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 165 (6.97%) SQL
2 52 (2.20%) PowerShell
3 46 (1.94%) Python
4 39 (1.65%) Java
5 38 (1.61%) Ruby
6 32 (1.35%) C
7 31 (1.31%) C#
7 31 (1.31%) Shell Script
8 26 (1.10%) C++
9 21 (0.89%) Perl
10 18 (0.76%) JavaScript
11 12 (0.51%) PHP
12 8 (0.34%) VB
13 7 (0.30%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.17%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.13%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.084%) VBScript
16 2 (0.084%) BeanShell
16 2 (0.084%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.042%) VBA
Qualifications
1 802 (33.88%) CISSP
2 475 (20.07%) Degree
3 474 (20.03%) CISM
4 358 (15.12%) CISA
5 328 (13.86%) Security Cleared
6 160 (6.76%) SC Cleared
7 146 (6.17%) CEH
7 146 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
8 127 (5.37%) CCNA
9 80 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 76 (3.21%) PCI QSA
11 72 (3.04%) PMI Certification
12 65 (2.75%) MCSE
12 65 (2.75%) DV Cleared
13 64 (2.70%) GIAC
14 61 (2.58%) CRISC
15 46 (1.94%) CCNP
16 38 (1.61%) SAP Certification
16 38 (1.61%) ISEB
17 35 (1.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 756 (31.94%) PCI DSS
2 288 (12.17%) ISO 9001
3 191 (8.07%) COBIT
4 127 (5.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 109 (4.60%) SLA
6 78 (3.30%) ISO 14001
7 72 (3.04%) QA
8 52 (2.20%) JSP 440
9 50 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 25 (1.06%) BS25999
11 23 (0.97%) TickIT
12 15 (0.63%) ISO 9000
12 15 (0.63%) COSO
13 11 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 10 (0.42%) BS7799
15 8 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.17%) GxP
16 4 (0.17%) GCP
16 4 (0.17%) GMP
16 4 (0.17%) GLP
System Software
1 182 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 133 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (2.66%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.48%) vSphere
5 31 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (1.10%) Snort
7 17 (0.72%) XenApp
8 15 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (0.46%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.42%) Nmap
11 9 (0.38%) Samba
12 6 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (0.21%) Firmware
13 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.17%) Xen
14 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.17%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 40 (1.69%) SCCM
2 19 (0.80%) Nessus
3 17 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 15 (0.63%) Zenoss
5 14 (0.59%) Backup Exec
5 14 (0.59%) SCOM
6 13 (0.55%) Tivoli
7 12 (0.51%) Puppet
8 11 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.34%) Nagios
10 6 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
11 5 (0.21%) WSUS
11 5 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (0.21%) logstash
12 4 (0.17%) Kibana
12 4 (0.17%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.17%) Data Guard
12 4 (0.17%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 325 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 253 (10.69%) Cisco
3 203 (8.58%) VMware
4 115 (4.86%) CheckPoint
5 85 (3.59%) HP
6 80 (3.38%) Oracle
7 71 (3.00%) Citrix
8 70 (2.96%) Juniper
9 66 (2.79%) F5
10 54 (2.28%) SAP
11 47 (1.99%) Symantec
12 38 (1.61%) Dell
12 38 (1.61%) Splunk
13 32 (1.35%) McAfee
14 25 (1.06%) IBM
15 21 (0.89%) CA
16 20 (0.84%) Red Hat
16 20 (0.84%) Apple
16 20 (0.84%) Huawei
16 20 (0.84%) Fujitsu
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60K to 80K
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 65K + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40K to 45K + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55K to 65 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35K to 42K + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
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London
PwC Careers in the UK
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LEXSTRA
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