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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 195 286 284
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -2
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1595 1165 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.68% 1.07% 1.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.79% 9.22% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 981 992
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
11564 12639 13047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.17% 11.56% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9089 10094 10100
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +108 1504 £55,000 +10.00% 127
London +96 569 £65,000 +13.04% 52
South East +110 317 £52,500 - 19
West Midlands +51 145 £46,000 +2.22% 15
Yorkshire +56 139 £50,000 +11.11% 10
North West +9 94 £50,000 +5.26% 14
South West +33 91 £52,500 +10.52% 8
East of England +38 88 £45,000 -10.00% 7
West Yorkshire +33 84 £45,000 +4.65% 7
Birmingham +10 74 £50,000 +4.16% 4
Berkshire +35 68 £53,000 +6.00% 5
Surrey +81 66 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Leeds +41 65 £45,000 +4.65% 7
Manchester +6 64 £50,000 - 11
City of London +25 59 £61,000 +16.19% 16
Hertfordshire +49 53 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Hampshire +20 45 £50,000 -6.43% 5
Reading +37 43 £53,000 +6.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 36 £45,000 -14.28% 4
East Midlands +18 35 £50,000 +4.16% 1
Scotland +15 34 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Oxfordshire +25 29 £50,000 -3.84% 1
Gloucestershire +5 29 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Edinburgh +19 28 £52,500 +5.00%
Kent +31 26 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Hemel Hempstead +18 26 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bristol +16 26 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +24 25 £41,000 +22.38% 2
South Wales +4 24 £55,000 - 3
Wales 0 24 £55,000 - 5

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 1964 (59.35%) Information Security
2 1507 (45.54%) CISSP
3 1335 (40.34%) PCI DSS
4 939 (28.38%) CISM
5 837 (25.29%) ITIL
6 781 (23.60%) Cybersecurity
7 724 (21.88%) Firewall
8 694 (20.97%) Degree
9 684 (20.67%) Risk Management
10 671 (20.28%) Finance
11 659 (19.92%) Management Information System
12 655 (19.79%) CISA
13 588 (17.77%) Security Architecture
14 583 (17.62%) Data Protection
15 551 (16.65%) SIEM
16 519 (15.68%) Windows
17 458 (13.84%) Network Security
18 450 (13.60%) Security Management
19 432 (13.06%) Security Cleared
20 396 (11.97%) Cisco
21 389 (11.76%) Microsoft
22 363 (10.97%) Security Operations
23 342 (10.34%) Information Security Management
24 341 (10.31%) COBIT
25 338 (10.21%) SC Cleared
26 329 (9.94%) Penetration Testing
27 327 (9.88%) Linux
28 321 (9.70%) Data Centre
29 320 (9.67%) ISMS
30 316 (9.55%) Vulnerability Management

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 191 (5.77%) IIS
2 108 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 78 (2.36%) SharePoint
4 45 (1.36%) Apache
5 32 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (0.36%) CMS
7 12 (0.36%) OpenStack
8 11 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (0.33%) nginx
8 11 (0.33%) Skype for Business
8 11 (0.33%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.18%) MS Project Server
12 5 (0.15%) JBoss
13 4 (0.12%) Drupal
13 4 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 178 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 122 (3.69%) MS Office
3 48 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 41 (1.24%) MS Project
5 33 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.21%) assyst
3 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.12%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.091%) FastStats
4 3 (0.091%) Unica
5 2 (0.060%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.060%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.030%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.030%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.030%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.030%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.030%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.030%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 163 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (2.18%) SaaS
4 50 (1.51%) Office 365
5 44 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 40 (1.21%) IaaS
6 40 (1.21%) PaaS
7 20 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.24%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.15%) AWS OpsWorks
10 5 (0.15%) Slack
10 5 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.091%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.091%) Route 53
12 2 (0.060%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.060%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.060%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.060%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 724 (21.88%) Firewall
2 458 (13.84%) Network Security
3 198 (5.98%) LAN
4 192 (5.80%) VPN
5 186 (5.62%) DNS
6 184 (5.56%) WAN
7 164 (4.96%) TCP/IP
8 139 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
9 125 (3.78%) Wireless
10 116 (3.51%) SAN
11 108 (3.26%) Internet
12 96 (2.90%) DHCP
13 92 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
14 79 (2.39%) BGP
15 74 (2.24%) OSPF
16 65 (1.96%) MPLS
17 63 (1.90%) SSL
18 62 (1.87%) IPsec
19 61 (1.84%) HTTP
20 60 (1.81%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 47 (1.42%) MySQL
3 40 (1.21%) Big Data
4 27 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (0.73%) NoSQL
7 15 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (0.42%) Relational Database
9 13 (0.39%) Couchbase
10 10 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.18%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.15%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.15%) SQLPlus
14 4 (0.12%) PowerPivot
14 4 (0.12%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 33 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.18%) Selenium
4 6 (0.18%) Subversion
5 4 (0.12%) AppScan
5 4 (0.12%) Hudson
5 4 (0.12%) JIRA
5 4 (0.12%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.12%) Spock
5 4 (0.12%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.091%) Liquibase
7 2 (0.060%) JMeter
7 2 (0.060%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.060%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.030%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.030%) NUnit
8 1 (0.030%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.030%) WebDriver
General
1 671 (20.28%) Finance
2 239 (7.22%) Legal
3 209 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 156 (4.71%) Law
5 144 (4.35%) Retail
6 85 (2.57%) Marketing
7 72 (2.18%) Banking
8 63 (1.90%) Games
9 56 (1.69%) Manufacturing
10 27 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (0.73%) Back Office
12 23 (0.70%) Electronics
13 20 (0.60%) Local Government
14 18 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 16 (0.48%) Publishing
15 16 (0.48%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.42%) Advertising
16 14 (0.42%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.36%) Military
18 9 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 604 (18.25%) Security Manager
2 599 (18.10%) Consultant
3 485 (14.66%) Security Consultant
4 482 (14.57%) Analyst
5 379 (11.45%) Security Analyst
6 346 (10.46%) Information Security Manager
7 339 (10.24%) Information Manager
8 314 (9.49%) Architect
9 260 (7.86%) Security Architect
10 223 (6.74%) Security Engineer
11 209 (6.32%) IT Manager
12 203 (6.13%) Security Officer
13 199 (6.01%) Information Analyst
14 197 (5.95%) Information Security Analyst
15 166 (5.02%) Network Engineer
16 157 (4.74%) Information Officer
17 156 (4.71%) Information Security Officer
18 141 (4.26%) Information Security Consultant
19 137 (4.14%) Senior Consultant
20 121 (3.66%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (1.96%) Web Services
2 55 (1.66%) .NET
3 23 (0.70%) HTML
4 19 (0.57%) 802.1X
4 19 (0.57%) LAMP
4 19 (0.57%) XML
5 18 (0.54%) LAPP Stack
6 13 (0.39%) CSS
6 13 (0.39%) PHP-FPM
7 12 (0.36%) COM
7 12 (0.36%) ELK Stack
8 10 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
8 10 (0.30%) SOAP
9 9 (0.27%) ASP.NET
10 8 (0.24%) jQuery
10 8 (0.24%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (0.21%) HTML5
11 7 (0.21%) Middleware
11 7 (0.21%) RESTful
12 6 (0.18%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 659 (19.92%) Management Information System
2 321 (9.70%) Data Centre
3 232 (7.01%) Data Protection Act
4 226 (6.83%) Computer Science
5 183 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
6 141 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
7 106 (3.20%) PKI
8 104 (3.14%) CESG
9 80 (2.42%) Cryptography
10 48 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
11 47 (1.42%) Virtual Team
12 42 (1.27%) Client/Server
13 35 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
13 35 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
14 32 (0.97%) Driving Licence
14 32 (0.97%) Mathematics
15 30 (0.91%) Clustering
15 30 (0.91%) Cybercrime
16 29 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 27 (0.82%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 519 (15.68%) Windows
2 327 (9.88%) Linux
3 186 (5.62%) Windows Server
4 119 (3.60%) Unix
5 88 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 87 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (1.27%) CentOS
8 41 (1.24%) Apple iOS
8 41 (1.24%) Windows 7
9 40 (1.21%) Mac OS X
10 25 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 21 (0.63%) Windows 10
12 13 (0.39%) Solaris
12 13 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.36%) Android
14 11 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
14 11 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.30%) Debian
16 9 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1964 (59.35%) Information Security
2 837 (25.29%) ITIL
3 781 (23.60%) Cybersecurity
4 684 (20.67%) Risk Management
5 588 (17.77%) Security Architecture
6 583 (17.62%) Data Protection
7 551 (16.65%) SIEM
8 450 (13.60%) Security Management
9 363 (10.97%) Security Operations
10 342 (10.34%) Information Security Management
11 329 (9.94%) Penetration Testing
12 320 (9.67%) ISMS
13 316 (9.55%) Vulnerability Management
14 315 (9.52%) Project Management
15 298 (9.01%) Risk Assessment
16 257 (7.77%) Business Continuity
17 230 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
18 205 (6.20%) Information Assurance
19 202 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
20 193 (5.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 192 (5.80%) SQL
2 86 (2.60%) C
3 79 (2.39%) PowerShell
4 70 (2.12%) Java
5 62 (1.87%) Python
6 57 (1.72%) C#
7 51 (1.54%) PHP
8 40 (1.21%) Perl
9 38 (1.15%) Ruby
10 21 (0.63%) JavaScript
11 20 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 16 (0.48%) Shell Script
13 15 (0.45%) C++
14 13 (0.39%) R
15 5 (0.15%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.15%) VB
16 4 (0.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 4 (0.12%) Korn
16 4 (0.12%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1507 (45.54%) CISSP
2 939 (28.38%) CISM
3 694 (20.97%) Degree
4 655 (19.79%) CISA
5 432 (13.06%) Security Cleared
6 338 (10.21%) SC Cleared
7 264 (7.98%) Cisco Certification
8 219 (6.62%) CEH
9 169 (5.11%) CRISC
10 161 (4.87%) CCNP
11 136 (4.11%) CCNA
12 134 (4.05%) SANS
13 133 (4.02%) CESG Certified Professional
13 133 (4.02%) IISP
14 106 (3.20%) CISMP
15 99 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
16 97 (2.93%) CLAS
17 86 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
17 86 (2.60%) PCI QSA
18 79 (2.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1335 (40.34%) PCI DSS
2 341 (10.31%) COBIT
3 188 (5.68%) ISO 9001
4 179 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 157 (4.74%) ISO27002
6 121 (3.66%) ISO22301
7 108 (3.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 106 (3.20%) SLA
9 54 (1.63%) ISO27005
10 49 (1.48%) QA
11 47 (1.42%) RMADS
12 43 (1.30%) GPG13
13 35 (1.06%) HIPAA
14 33 (1.00%) ISO 14001
15 21 (0.63%) ISAE 3402
16 19 (0.57%) Data Quality
17 18 (0.54%) BS25999
18 17 (0.51%) COSO
19 15 (0.45%) ISO 9000
19 15 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 253 (7.65%) Active Directory
2 174 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 52 (1.57%) XenApp
5 30 (0.91%) vSphere
6 29 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (0.85%) VMware ESX
8 25 (0.76%) Firmware
9 15 (0.45%) Snort
10 14 (0.42%) XenDesktop
11 13 (0.39%) pfSense
11 13 (0.39%) Postfix
11 13 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
11 13 (0.39%) Xen
12 12 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
13 11 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (0.27%) XenServer
16 8 (0.24%) BitLocker
16 8 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 62 (1.87%) Puppet
2 50 (1.51%) QRadar
3 47 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (1.09%) FortiGate
5 32 (0.97%) Ansible
6 29 (0.88%) Nessus
6 29 (0.88%) RSA Archer
7 26 (0.79%) WSUS
8 25 (0.76%) SCOM
9 24 (0.73%) Nagios
10 23 (0.70%) Backup Exec
11 20 (0.60%) SCCM
12 12 (0.36%) AirWatch
12 12 (0.36%) logstash
13 11 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
13 11 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 9 (0.27%) RSA enVision
15 8 (0.24%) Kibana
15 8 (0.24%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 396 (11.97%) Cisco
2 389 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 270 (8.16%) VMware
4 152 (4.59%) CheckPoint
5 125 (3.78%) Juniper
6 109 (3.29%) Citrix
7 105 (3.17%) Splunk
8 90 (2.72%) ArcSight
9 79 (2.39%) Oracle
9 79 (2.39%) Palo Alto
10 69 (2.09%) Fortinet
10 69 (2.09%) HP
11 62 (1.87%) Intel Security
12 60 (1.81%) SAP
13 55 (1.66%) CA
14 54 (1.63%) Avaya
15 52 (1.57%) Red Hat
16 51 (1.54%) F5
17 50 (1.51%) Symantec
18 49 (1.48%) Apple
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £57000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Posted: 7 hours ago
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £64000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £75000 - £78000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acumin
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum DOE + bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & OTE plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per day + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
UK
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum From £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago