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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 261 283 298
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1222 1064 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.07% 1.00% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.12% 9.83% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 982 835 897
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
12075 10819 12372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.57% 10.13% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9302 8474 10205
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 £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +22 1139 £50,000 - 121
London +47 508 £55,000 -8.33% 45
South East +14 314 £47,250 -0.52% 28
Berkshire +42 129 £50,000 -16.66% 11
City of London -7 85 £55,500 +5.71% 17
Hampshire 0 82 £47,000 +9.30% 6
East of England +3 68 £42,500 +13.33% 8
West Midlands +19 61 £42,000 -6.66% 7
North West -12 55 £45,000 - 11
Yorkshire -76 52 £45,000 -22.07% 9
Kent +31 42 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Manchester +12 41 £45,000 -13.04% 5
Reading -7 41 £50,000 -16.66% 4
West Yorkshire -44 41 £49,000 -18.33% 7
Scotland +1 38 £39,000 -13.33% 6
Surrey -42 37 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South West -51 37 £55,000 +30.95% 10
Leeds -30 35 £45,000 -25.00% 6
Birmingham +24 34 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 33 £42,500 - 4
Newbury +34 28 £62,500 +108.33% 2
Slough +15 24 £35,000 -28.57% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 23 £42,500 - 2
Glasgow +8 22 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Basingstoke +7 21 £44,500 -6.31%
East Midlands -30 21 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Guildford +8 19 £47,500 +5.55%
Staffordshire -7 18 £19,000 -55.29% 3
North East +7 17 £45,000 +30.43% 1
Southampton -7 17 £45,000 +59.29% 1

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1388 (58.25%) Information Security
2 800 (33.57%) CISSP
3 734 (30.80%) PCI DSS
4 674 (28.28%) ITIL
5 499 (20.94%) Finance
6 495 (20.77%) Degree
7 486 (20.39%) Management Information System
8 454 (19.05%) CISM
9 432 (18.13%) Windows
10 413 (17.33%) Firewall
11 393 (16.49%) Risk Management
12 366 (15.36%) Security Cleared
13 349 (14.65%) CISA
14 323 (13.55%) Project Management
15 322 (13.51%) Security Management
16 321 (13.47%) Microsoft
17 283 (11.88%) ISO 9001
18 266 (11.16%) ISMS
19 264 (11.08%) Linux
20 248 (10.41%) Cisco
21 234 (9.82%) Security Architecture
22 228 (9.57%) Information Security Management
23 226 (9.48%) SIEM
24 225 (9.44%) Network Security
25 221 (9.27%) PRINCE2
26 218 (9.15%) Business Continuity
27 217 (9.11%) Penetration Testing
28 204 (8.56%) Legal
29 203 (8.52%) Data Protection
30 200 (8.39%) MS Excel

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 92 (3.86%) MS Exchange
2 79 (3.32%) IIS
3 72 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 40 (1.68%) Lync
5 33 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (1.26%) Apache
8 21 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 17 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (0.46%) CMS
12 10 (0.42%) SAS
12 10 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.17%) Commerce Server
16 4 (0.17%) eRoom
16 4 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.17%) nginx
Applications
1 200 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 72 (3.02%) MS Office
3 20 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.80%) MS Project
5 17 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.084%) SPSS
7 2 (0.084%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.042%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 14 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.50%) assyst
3 10 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.29%) RMDS
4 7 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.17%) Compiere
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.13%) Exchequer
9 2 (0.084%) Agresso
9 2 (0.084%) Summit
9 2 (0.084%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.084%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.084%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.042%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.042%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.042%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.18%) SaaS
2 28 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (0.63%) IaaS
4 14 (0.59%) Office 365
4 14 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (0.34%) PaaS
8 7 (0.29%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.084%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 413 (17.33%) Firewall
2 225 (9.44%) Network Security
3 154 (6.46%) TCP/IP
4 136 (5.71%) VPN
5 132 (5.54%) WAN
6 127 (5.33%) DNS
7 123 (5.16%) Internet
8 112 (4.70%) LAN
9 80 (3.36%) SAN
10 70 (2.94%) Wireless
11 65 (2.73%) DHCP
12 60 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
13 56 (2.35%) MPLS
14 54 (2.27%) VoIP
15 53 (2.22%) SSL
16 51 (2.14%) Intrusion Detection
17 44 (1.85%) BGP
18 43 (1.80%) IPsec
19 38 (1.59%) LDAP
19 38 (1.59%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 44 (1.85%) MySQL
3 24 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (0.84%) Relational Database
5 18 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 18 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 15 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.29%) Big Data
13 6 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
15 4 (0.17%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.17%) OLAP
15 4 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (0.80%) Metasploit
2 16 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (0.50%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.29%) AppScan
5 4 (0.17%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.13%) Subversion
7 2 (0.084%) JIRA
8 1 (0.042%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.042%) Grunt
8 1 (0.042%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.042%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.042%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.042%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.042%) Selenium
General
1 499 (20.94%) Finance
2 204 (8.56%) Legal
3 171 (7.18%) Telecoms
4 155 (6.50%) Law
5 127 (5.33%) Banking
6 120 (5.04%) Retail
7 66 (2.77%) Games
8 41 (1.72%) Marketing
9 39 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.09%) Publishing
11 23 (0.97%) Advertising
12 19 (0.80%) Local Government
13 15 (0.63%) German Language
14 12 (0.50%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.46%) Electronics
16 10 (0.42%) Military
17 8 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.34%) Billing
18 7 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 445 (18.67%) Analyst
2 427 (17.92%) Consultant
3 342 (14.35%) Security Consultant
4 330 (13.85%) Security Analyst
5 234 (9.82%) Security Manager
6 144 (6.04%) Information Analyst
7 136 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
8 126 (5.29%) Information Manager
9 125 (5.25%) Security Officer
10 124 (5.20%) Information Security Manager
11 123 (5.16%) Architect
12 112 (4.70%) Information Security Consultant
13 99 (4.15%) IT Consultant
14 97 (4.07%) Security Specialist
15 90 (3.78%) Security Architect
16 89 (3.73%) IT Security Consultant
17 83 (3.48%) Information Security Officer
18 75 (3.15%) Service Manager
19 69 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
19 69 (2.90%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (3.19%) Web Services
2 66 (2.77%) .NET
3 27 (1.13%) ASP.NET
4 19 (0.80%) HTML
5 18 (0.76%) JSP
6 9 (0.38%) OAuth
6 9 (0.38%) SailPoint
6 9 (0.38%) OpenID
6 9 (0.38%) WPF
6 9 (0.38%) SAML
7 8 (0.34%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (0.29%) Regular Expression
9 6 (0.25%) XML
9 6 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (0.21%) jQuery
10 5 (0.21%) WinForms
10 5 (0.21%) Middleware
11 4 (0.17%) CSS
11 4 (0.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 486 (20.39%) Management Information System
2 160 (6.71%) RMADS
3 146 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (4.91%) CESG
5 89 (3.73%) Computer Science
6 83 (3.48%) Data Protection Act
7 67 (2.81%) CESG CLAS
8 48 (2.01%) PMI
9 44 (1.85%) PKI
10 27 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
11 24 (1.01%) Replication
12 22 (0.92%) NHS
13 21 (0.88%) Cryptography
14 19 (0.80%) iPad
14 19 (0.80%) Open Source
14 19 (0.80%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.71%) Statistics
15 17 (0.71%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.67%) Clustering
17 15 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 432 (18.13%) Windows
2 264 (11.08%) Linux
3 87 (3.65%) UNIX
4 85 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (2.64%) Windows 7
7 52 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (1.97%) Ubuntu
9 39 (1.64%) CentOS
10 38 (1.59%) Solaris
11 26 (1.09%) AIX
12 25 (1.05%) Mac OS X
13 23 (0.97%) Mac OS
13 23 (0.97%) Debian
14 22 (0.92%) Windows XP
14 22 (0.92%) Mac OS X Server
15 13 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (0.34%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.17%) OS/390
17 4 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1388 (58.25%) Information Security
2 674 (28.28%) ITIL
3 393 (16.49%) Risk Management
4 323 (13.55%) Project Management
5 322 (13.51%) Security Management
6 266 (11.16%) ISMS
7 234 (9.82%) Security Architecture
8 228 (9.57%) Information Security Management
9 226 (9.48%) SIEM
10 221 (9.27%) PRINCE2
11 218 (9.15%) Business Continuity
12 217 (9.11%) Penetration Testing
13 203 (8.52%) Data Protection
14 199 (8.35%) Service Delivery
15 191 (8.02%) Risk Assessment
16 175 (7.34%) Service Management
17 161 (6.76%) Information Assurance
18 153 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
19 149 (6.25%) Incident Management
20 143 (6.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 158 (6.63%) SQL
2 51 (2.14%) PowerShell
3 39 (1.64%) Python
4 35 (1.47%) C#
5 33 (1.38%) Java
6 32 (1.34%) Ruby
7 27 (1.13%) Shell Script
8 26 (1.09%) C++
9 24 (1.01%) C
10 17 (0.71%) JavaScript
10 17 (0.71%) Perl
11 12 (0.50%) PHP
12 7 (0.29%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.25%) VB
14 4 (0.17%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.13%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.13%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.084%) VBA
16 2 (0.084%) BeanShell
17 1 (0.042%) VB6
Qualifications
1 800 (33.57%) CISSP
2 495 (20.77%) Degree
3 454 (19.05%) CISM
4 366 (15.36%) Security Cleared
5 349 (14.65%) CISA
6 179 (7.51%) SC Cleared
7 142 (5.96%) CEH
8 139 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
9 121 (5.08%) CCNA
10 89 (3.73%) DV Cleared
11 83 (3.48%) PMI Certification
12 76 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 66 (2.77%) PCI QSA
14 61 (2.56%) MCSE
15 58 (2.43%) GIAC
16 53 (2.22%) CCNP
17 49 (2.06%) ISEB
18 46 (1.93%) CRISC
19 35 (1.47%) PMP
20 31 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 734 (30.80%) PCI DSS
2 283 (11.88%) ISO 9001
3 195 (8.18%) COBIT
4 112 (4.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 95 (3.99%) SLA
6 77 (3.23%) ISO 14001
7 63 (2.64%) JSP 440
8 61 (2.56%) QA
9 44 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 32 (1.34%) ISO 9000
11 18 (0.76%) TickIT
12 15 (0.63%) BS7799
13 14 (0.59%) BS25999
13 14 (0.59%) COSO
14 9 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 8 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 12207
16 5 (0.21%) HMG Infosec
17 4 (0.17%) GxP
17 4 (0.17%) GCP
17 4 (0.17%) GMP
System Software
1 180 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 118 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (2.43%) Hyper-V
4 34 (1.43%) vSphere
5 26 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (0.92%) Samba
7 20 (0.84%) Snort
8 16 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.67%) XenApp
9 15 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (0.34%) Nmap
11 5 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.21%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.17%) vCloud
12 4 (0.17%) PowerHA
12 4 (0.17%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 41 (1.72%) SCCM
2 19 (0.80%) Nessus
3 15 (0.63%) Zenoss
4 14 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 14 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (0.55%) Backup Exec
6 11 (0.46%) Puppet
6 11 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (0.46%) SCOM
6 11 (0.46%) Nagios
7 8 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.29%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.17%) WSUS
11 4 (0.17%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.17%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 321 (13.47%) Microsoft
2 248 (10.41%) Cisco
3 187 (7.85%) VMware
4 101 (4.24%) CheckPoint
5 91 (3.82%) Oracle
6 80 (3.36%) HP
7 68 (2.85%) Citrix
8 66 (2.77%) Juniper
9 65 (2.73%) F5
10 47 (1.97%) Symantec
11 43 (1.80%) SAP
12 30 (1.26%) McAfee
12 30 (1.26%) IBM
12 30 (1.26%) Dell
13 25 (1.05%) Splunk
13 25 (1.05%) CA
14 23 (0.97%) Huawei
15 22 (0.92%) Tripwire
16 20 (0.84%) Fujitsu
17 19 (0.80%) Apple
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + OTE £85K +
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £71500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £47k per year + bonus + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Brampton Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago