The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 260 270 335
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +65
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1235 1102 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.01% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.96% 9.98% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 958 873 785
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12394 11040 11388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 10.15% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9616 8760 9368
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +4 1128 £50,000 - 113
London +23 465 £55,000 - 42
South East +28 340 £48,500 +7.77% 18
Berkshire +28 114 £55,000 - 5
City of London +29 112 £55,000 -4.34% 15
East of England +33 99 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Yorkshire -17 74 £42,000 +12.00% 10
Surrey -11 71 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Yorkshire +1 60 £42,000 +12.00% 6
Hampshire -11 59 £54,250 +30.72% 6
Kent +21 52 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Leeds -6 49 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Hertfordshire +22 44 £42,500 +3.03% 2
West Midlands -20 44 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Reading -6 38 £65,000 +18.18%
Cambridgeshire +13 34 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Guildford +3 33 £50,000 -
South Wales -4 33 £40,000 -11.11%
Wales -9 33 £40,000 -11.11%
North West -42 33 £35,000 -26.31% 8
Newbury +19 32 £27,500 -8.33% 3
South West -68 29 £63,500 +27.00% 11
Birmingham +20 28 £39,000 -40.00% 4
Cambridge +13 28 £50,000 - 2
Manchester +5 27 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Scotland -1 21 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Cardiff - 17 £40,000 -
East Midlands -4 16 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 15 £50,000 +17.64%
Havant - 15 £58,000 - 2

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1291 (56.30%) Information Security
2 776 (33.84%) CISSP
3 674 (29.39%) ITIL
4 627 (27.34%) PCI DSS
5 507 (22.11%) Finance
6 496 (21.63%) Management Information System
7 477 (20.80%) Degree
8 428 (18.67%) Windows
9 423 (18.45%) CISM
10 400 (17.44%) Risk Management
11 382 (16.66%) Firewall
12 350 (15.26%) Security Cleared
13 341 (14.87%) Microsoft
14 329 (14.35%) Project Management
14 329 (14.35%) CISA
14 329 (14.35%) Security Management
15 272 (11.86%) ISO 9001
16 244 (10.64%) ISMS
17 238 (10.38%) Information Security Management
18 229 (9.99%) Security Architecture
19 227 (9.90%) Cisco
20 215 (9.38%) Linux
21 213 (9.29%) MS Excel
22 212 (9.25%) Risk Assessment
23 204 (8.90%) PRINCE2
24 203 (8.85%) Penetration Testing
25 202 (8.81%) VMware
26 200 (8.72%) Business Continuity
27 199 (8.68%) Service Management
28 198 (8.63%) Data Protection

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 101 (4.40%) MS Exchange
2 94 (4.10%) IIS
3 67 (2.92%) SharePoint
4 38 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (1.31%) Lync
7 29 (1.26%) Apache
8 24 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 21 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 14 (0.61%) SAS
12 12 (0.52%) CMS
13 9 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.31%) Commerce Server
15 7 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.17%) eRoom
17 3 (0.13%) WordPress
18 2 (0.087%) Confluence
Applications
1 213 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 79 (3.45%) MS Office
3 29 (1.26%) MS Project
4 14 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.087%) SPSS
8 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.044%) FastStats
8 1 (0.044%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.31%) assyst
3 7 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.17%) Compiere
4 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.17%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.13%) Exchequer
5 3 (0.13%) Summit
6 2 (0.087%) RMDS
6 2 (0.087%) Agresso
6 2 (0.087%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.087%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.044%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.044%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.044%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.79%) SaaS
2 28 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.57%) Office 365
5 11 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.39%) IaaS
7 7 (0.31%) PaaS
8 6 (0.26%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.26%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.044%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 382 (16.66%) Firewall
2 191 (8.33%) Network Security
3 149 (6.50%) WAN
4 130 (5.67%) DNS
5 127 (5.54%) LAN
6 123 (5.36%) SAN
7 117 (5.10%) Internet
8 109 (4.75%) VPN
9 107 (4.67%) TCP/IP
10 73 (3.18%) DHCP
11 66 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
12 61 (2.66%) Cisco ASA
12 61 (2.66%) Wireless
13 55 (2.40%) VoIP
14 42 (1.83%) MPLS
15 39 (1.70%) LDAP
16 34 (1.48%) Intranet
17 29 (1.26%) SSL
18 27 (1.18%) BGP
19 25 (1.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (7.11%) SQL Server
2 33 (1.44%) MySQL
2 33 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 25 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (0.78%) Data Mining
7 17 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 17 (0.74%) Relational Database
8 14 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (0.44%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.31%) Big Data
12 6 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.17%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.17%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (0.83%) Metasploit
2 16 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.35%) AppScan
4 6 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.17%) MSI
5 4 (0.17%) InstallShield
5 4 (0.17%) AdminStudio
5 4 (0.17%) Wise Package Studio
5 4 (0.17%) Hudson
6 2 (0.087%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.087%) JIRA
7 1 (0.044%) Selenium
7 1 (0.044%) JSUnit
7 1 (0.044%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.044%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.044%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.044%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.044%) Grunt
7 1 (0.044%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 507 (22.11%) Finance
2 170 (7.41%) Legal
3 141 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 117 (5.10%) Law
5 86 (3.75%) Banking
6 67 (2.92%) Retail
7 39 (1.70%) Marketing
8 36 (1.57%) Publishing
9 35 (1.53%) Advertising
10 33 (1.44%) Games
11 22 (0.96%) Local Government
12 15 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.48%) Billing
14 9 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.35%) Military
16 7 (0.31%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.26%) Back Office
17 6 (0.26%) German Language
18 5 (0.22%) Electronics
18 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 390 (17.01%) Consultant
2 374 (16.31%) Analyst
3 297 (12.95%) Security Consultant
4 282 (12.30%) Security Analyst
5 229 (9.99%) Security Manager
6 147 (6.41%) Architect
7 130 (5.67%) Information Analyst
8 122 (5.32%) Information Security Analyst
9 112 (4.88%) Security Architect
10 111 (4.84%) Information Security Consultant
11 109 (4.75%) Security Officer
12 99 (4.32%) Information Manager
13 93 (4.06%) Information Security Manager
14 89 (3.88%) Security Specialist
15 85 (3.71%) IT Consultant
16 80 (3.49%) Head of Security
17 74 (3.23%) Service Manager
18 73 (3.18%) IT Security Consultant
19 71 (3.10%) Information Security Officer
20 61 (2.66%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (3.49%) .NET
2 74 (3.23%) Web Services
3 36 (1.57%) ASP.NET
4 19 (0.83%) HTML
5 16 (0.70%) JSP
6 14 (0.61%) XML
7 10 (0.44%) .NET Framework
7 10 (0.44%) WPF
8 9 (0.39%) OAuth
8 9 (0.39%) SAML
8 9 (0.39%) SailPoint
8 9 (0.39%) OpenID
9 7 (0.31%) RESTful
9 7 (0.31%) JSON
10 6 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (0.26%) CSS
11 5 (0.22%) Middleware
11 5 (0.22%) jQuery
11 5 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 496 (21.63%) Management Information System
2 159 (6.93%) RMADS
3 91 (3.97%) CESG
4 80 (3.49%) Data Protection Act
4 80 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 43 (1.88%) CESG CLAS
6 41 (1.79%) PMI
7 39 (1.70%) PKI
8 38 (1.66%) Replication
9 31 (1.35%) Clustering
10 24 (1.05%) Mathematics
11 22 (0.96%) Open Source
11 22 (0.96%) Statistics
12 21 (0.92%) Blackberry
12 21 (0.92%) NHS
13 19 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 17 (0.74%) Cryptography
15 15 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
15 15 (0.65%) CMDB
16 14 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 428 (18.67%) Windows
2 215 (9.38%) Linux
3 85 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 80 (3.49%) UNIX
5 73 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 63 (2.75%) Windows 7
7 53 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (1.57%) Ubuntu
9 34 (1.48%) Solaris
10 31 (1.35%) Windows XP
11 28 (1.22%) Mac OS
12 26 (1.13%) CentOS
12 26 (1.13%) Mac OS X
13 23 (1.00%) Mac OS X Server
14 19 (0.83%) AIX
15 14 (0.61%) Debian
16 8 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (0.35%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.35%) Android
17 5 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1291 (56.30%) Information Security
2 674 (29.39%) ITIL
3 400 (17.44%) Risk Management
4 329 (14.35%) Project Management
4 329 (14.35%) Security Management
5 244 (10.64%) ISMS
6 238 (10.38%) Information Security Management
7 229 (9.99%) Security Architecture
8 212 (9.25%) Risk Assessment
9 204 (8.90%) PRINCE2
10 203 (8.85%) Penetration Testing
11 200 (8.72%) Business Continuity
12 199 (8.68%) Service Management
13 198 (8.63%) Data Protection
13 198 (8.63%) SIEM
14 191 (8.33%) Service Delivery
15 158 (6.89%) Information Assurance
16 144 (6.28%) Disaster Recovery
17 142 (6.19%) Cyber Security
18 131 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 175 (7.63%) SQL
2 47 (2.05%) PowerShell
3 37 (1.61%) C#
4 34 (1.48%) Java
5 25 (1.09%) C
5 25 (1.09%) Python
6 20 (0.87%) T-SQL
7 19 (0.83%) C++
8 18 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 17 (0.74%) Ruby
10 14 (0.61%) JavaScript
11 13 (0.57%) VB
12 11 (0.48%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.48%) Perl
13 10 (0.44%) PHP
14 8 (0.35%) VBScript
14 8 (0.35%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.26%) VBA
16 4 (0.17%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.087%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 776 (33.84%) CISSP
2 477 (20.80%) Degree
3 423 (18.45%) CISM
4 350 (15.26%) Security Cleared
5 329 (14.35%) CISA
6 184 (8.02%) SC Cleared
7 134 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
8 100 (4.36%) CCNA
9 98 (4.27%) DV Cleared
10 97 (4.23%) CEH
11 73 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 65 (2.83%) PMI Certification
13 64 (2.79%) ISEB
14 62 (2.70%) PCI QSA
15 60 (2.62%) CCNP
16 53 (2.31%) MCSE
17 40 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
18 39 (1.70%) SAP Certification
19 36 (1.57%) GIAC
20 32 (1.40%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 627 (27.34%) PCI DSS
2 272 (11.86%) ISO 9001
3 187 (8.16%) COBIT
4 98 (4.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 84 (3.66%) SLA
6 68 (2.97%) ISO 14001
7 59 (2.57%) JSP 440
8 45 (1.96%) QA
9 39 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 37 (1.61%) ISO 9000
11 23 (1.00%) BS7799
12 22 (0.96%) BS25999
13 14 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 12 (0.52%) COSO
15 8 (0.35%) TickIT
16 7 (0.31%) HMG Infosec
17 5 (0.22%) GxP
18 4 (0.17%) GCP
18 4 (0.17%) GMP
18 4 (0.17%) GLP
System Software
1 182 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 124 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.18%) vSphere
5 26 (1.13%) VMware ESX
6 23 (1.00%) Samba
7 17 (0.74%) XenApp
8 12 (0.52%) Nmap
8 12 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.39%) Snort
10 5 (0.22%) ProxySG
10 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.17%) MetaFrame
11 4 (0.17%) Dovecot
11 4 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.17%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 46 (2.01%) SCCM
2 29 (1.26%) Nessus
3 12 (0.52%) Backup Exec
3 12 (0.52%) SCOM
3 12 (0.52%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (0.44%) Nagios
6 8 (0.35%) Puppet
6 8 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
8 5 (0.22%) WSUS
8 5 (0.22%) Munin
8 5 (0.22%) Zenoss
9 4 (0.17%) OSSEC
9 4 (0.17%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.17%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.17%) Cacti
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 341 (14.87%) Microsoft
2 227 (9.90%) Cisco
3 202 (8.81%) VMware
4 107 (4.67%) HP
5 92 (4.01%) Oracle
6 84 (3.66%) CheckPoint
7 80 (3.49%) Citrix
8 52 (2.27%) SAP
9 49 (2.14%) F5
10 42 (1.83%) Juniper
11 35 (1.53%) Symantec
12 34 (1.48%) Dell
13 28 (1.22%) IBM
14 22 (0.96%) CA
14 22 (0.96%) NetApp
15 20 (0.87%) McAfee
15 20 (0.87%) Riverbed
16 19 (0.83%) Huawei
16 19 (0.83%) Tripwire
16 19 (0.83%) Apple
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ANG2 Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Medical
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60-73K + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Dep on Experience, + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Computer Network Defence
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Dep on Exp
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, County Down
Hays IT
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago