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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
UK
Rank 241 229 305
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +76
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1152 1437 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.37% 1.46% 1.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.13% 12.03% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1179 876
Median salary £54,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%

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
9501 11947 11760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.29% 12.15% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7554 9473 9213
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -10 1100 £54,000 -1.81% 124
London +31 486 £62,500 - 51
South East -16 165 £55,000 +10.00% 19
North West +10 107 £47,000 -10.47% 15
West Midlands +26 103 £42,500 -10.52% 8
City of London +23 93 £58,500 +6.36% 14
Yorkshire +1 89 £37,500 -23.46% 7
Manchester +5 76 £46,000 -12.38% 8
South West -2 68 £52,000 +9.47% 12
West Yorkshire +20 67 £37,500 -23.46% 3
Leeds +23 61 £35,000 -27.46% 2
East of England -34 61 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Birmingham +17 55 £43,500 +2.35% 7
Berkshire +17 42 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Surrey +26 35 £51,250 -2.38% 3
Hertfordshire -15 26 £47,500 -20.83% 2
East Sussex +6 23 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 22 £48,750 +10.79% 2
Rochdale +6 22 £50,000 -7.40%
Hampshire +4 21 £60,000 +20.00%
Wiltshire +29 20 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Brighton +27 18 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands -5 18 £51,250 +13.88% 4
Bristol -6 18 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Oxfordshire +37 17 £55,000 +14.58% 1
Coventry +20 17 £47,000 -24.80%
North Yorkshire +5 17 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Gloucestershire -16 17 £60,000 +11.62% 4
Scotland +2 16 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Cheshire +20 15 £38,750 -22.50% 3

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 1678 (63.44%) Information Security
2 1150 (43.48%) CISSP
3 921 (34.82%) PCI DSS
4 833 (31.49%) CISM
5 723 (27.33%) ITIL
6 658 (24.88%) Finance
7 615 (23.25%) Risk Management
8 603 (22.80%) Firewall
8 603 (22.80%) Cybersecurity
9 589 (22.27%) Management Information System
10 558 (21.10%) Degree
11 520 (19.66%) CISA
12 489 (18.49%) Data Protection
13 451 (17.05%) SIEM
14 419 (15.84%) Security Management
15 415 (15.69%) Security Architecture
16 404 (15.27%) Windows
17 364 (13.76%) Network Security
18 345 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
19 341 (12.89%) Information Security Management
20 305 (11.53%) Security Cleared
21 303 (11.46%) Linux
22 302 (11.42%) Vulnerability Management
23 298 (11.27%) Microsoft
24 297 (11.23%) ISMS
25 295 (11.15%) Risk Assessment
26 285 (10.78%) COBIT
27 278 (10.51%) Security Operations
28 249 (9.41%) Cisco
29 237 (8.96%) Project 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
1 146 (5.52%) IIS
2 59 (2.23%) MS Exchange
3 52 (1.97%) SharePoint
4 35 (1.32%) Apache
5 26 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (0.49%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.19%) MS Project Server
11 5 (0.19%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.15%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.15%) Confluence
12 4 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.15%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.15%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.11%) CMS
13 3 (0.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 156 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 75 (2.84%) MS Office
3 30 (1.13%) MS Project
4 26 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.038%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 27 (1.02%) Sentinel
2 20 (0.76%) assyst
3 14 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.076%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.038%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.038%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.038%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.038%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.038%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.038%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.038%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 144 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (3.14%) SaaS
3 75 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (2.19%) Office 365
5 44 (1.66%) PaaS
6 35 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (1.21%) IaaS
8 22 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (0.83%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
10 6 (0.23%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.19%) Slack
11 5 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.15%) G Suite
13 3 (0.11%) AWS OpsWorks
13 3 (0.11%) Google Drive
13 3 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 603 (22.80%) Firewall
2 364 (13.76%) Network Security
3 138 (5.22%) TCP/IP
4 129 (4.88%) DNS
5 106 (4.01%) VPN
6 96 (3.63%) Internet
7 94 (3.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 88 (3.33%) LAN
9 84 (3.18%) WAN
10 79 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
10 79 (2.99%) Wireless
11 72 (2.72%) DHCP
12 62 (2.34%) SAN
13 40 (1.51%) BGP
13 40 (1.51%) OSPF
14 38 (1.44%) SSL
15 35 (1.32%) IPsec
16 33 (1.25%) EIGRP
17 30 (1.13%) LDAP
17 30 (1.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (4.99%) SQL Server
2 35 (1.32%) Big Data
3 32 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (1.10%) MySQL
5 24 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 20 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (0.76%) Relational Database
7 19 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (0.64%) Hadoop
9 14 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.34%) Couchbase
13 8 (0.30%) PowerPivot
13 8 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.26%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 19 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.23%) Burp Suite
3 6 (0.23%) Fiddler
3 6 (0.23%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.19%) JIRA
5 4 (0.15%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.15%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.15%) PHPUnit
5 4 (0.15%) WinDbg
6 2 (0.076%) Subversion
7 1 (0.038%) Phing
7 1 (0.038%) Selenium
General
1 658 (24.88%) Finance
2 205 (7.75%) Legal
3 170 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 130 (4.91%) Retail
5 122 (4.61%) Banking
6 112 (4.23%) Law
7 57 (2.16%) Marketing
8 54 (2.04%) Games
9 32 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 24 (0.91%) Publishing
11 22 (0.83%) Retail Banking
12 17 (0.64%) Local Government
13 16 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (0.57%) Back Office
15 13 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 12 (0.45%) Advertising
17 11 (0.42%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.34%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.34%) Electronics
19 6 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 522 (19.74%) Analyst
2 477 (18.03%) Security Manager
3 425 (16.07%) Security Analyst
4 375 (14.18%) Consultant
5 284 (10.74%) Security Consultant
6 263 (9.94%) Information Manager
7 253 (9.57%) Information Security Manager
8 188 (7.11%) Information Analyst
9 186 (7.03%) Information Security Analyst
10 181 (6.84%) IT Manager
11 172 (6.50%) Architect
12 158 (5.97%) Security Engineer
13 144 (5.44%) Security Officer
14 141 (5.33%) Information Security Consultant
15 136 (5.14%) IT Analyst
16 119 (4.50%) Security Architect
17 117 (4.42%) Information Security Officer
18 116 (4.39%) IT Security Analyst
19 112 (4.23%) Information Officer
20 104 (3.93%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (2.23%) .NET
2 45 (1.70%) Web Services
3 36 (1.36%) XML
4 30 (1.13%) SailPoint
5 20 (0.76%) HTML
6 19 (0.72%) ELK Stack
7 18 (0.68%) LAMP
8 14 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
9 13 (0.49%) ASP.NET
10 12 (0.45%) 802.1X
11 11 (0.42%) Middleware
12 10 (0.38%) Regular Expression
13 9 (0.34%) CSS
13 9 (0.34%) OAuth
13 9 (0.34%) PHP-FPM
14 8 (0.30%) SAML
15 7 (0.26%) MDX
15 7 (0.26%) OpenID
16 6 (0.23%) COM
16 6 (0.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 589 (22.27%) Management Information System
2 198 (7.49%) Data Protection Act
3 196 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 159 (6.01%) Computer Science
5 155 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
6 103 (3.89%) Security Operations Centre
7 70 (2.65%) CESG
8 66 (2.50%) Cryptography
8 66 (2.50%) PKI
9 50 (1.89%) Cyber Attack
10 41 (1.55%) Mathematics
11 30 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 28 (1.06%) NHS
13 27 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
14 25 (0.95%) Mainframe
15 24 (0.91%) Fintech
15 24 (0.91%) Virtual Team
16 22 (0.83%) Client/Server
16 22 (0.83%) Driving Licence
17 21 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 404 (15.27%) Windows
2 303 (11.46%) Linux
3 171 (6.47%) Windows Server
4 57 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (2.12%) Unix
6 55 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 44 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 44 (1.66%) Mac OS X
8 28 (1.06%) CentOS
9 25 (0.95%) Windows 7
10 17 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 16 (0.60%) Windows 10
11 16 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.42%) AIX
12 11 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (0.34%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.30%) Solaris
14 8 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1678 (63.44%) Information Security
2 723 (27.33%) ITIL
3 615 (23.25%) Risk Management
4 603 (22.80%) Cybersecurity
5 489 (18.49%) Data Protection
6 451 (17.05%) SIEM
7 419 (15.84%) Security Management
8 415 (15.69%) Security Architecture
9 345 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
10 341 (12.89%) Information Security Management
11 302 (11.42%) Vulnerability Management
12 297 (11.23%) ISMS
13 295 (11.15%) Risk Assessment
14 278 (10.51%) Security Operations
15 237 (8.96%) Project Management
16 232 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
17 199 (7.52%) Service Delivery
17 199 (7.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 196 (7.41%) Business Continuity
19 174 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (5.37%) SQL
2 76 (2.87%) Java
3 71 (2.68%) PowerShell
4 54 (2.04%) C
5 47 (1.78%) Python
6 45 (1.70%) C#
7 40 (1.51%) PHP
8 31 (1.17%) Perl
9 29 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 25 (0.95%) Ruby
11 23 (0.87%) JavaScript
12 20 (0.76%) BeanShell
13 12 (0.45%) VBScript
14 11 (0.42%) Scala
15 7 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 6 (0.23%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.15%) C++
17 4 (0.15%) Korn
18 2 (0.076%) Erlang
18 2 (0.076%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1150 (43.48%) CISSP
2 833 (31.49%) CISM
3 558 (21.10%) Degree
4 520 (19.66%) CISA
5 305 (11.53%) Security Cleared
6 226 (8.54%) SC Cleared
7 214 (8.09%) CEH
8 193 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
9 136 (5.14%) CRISC
10 111 (4.20%) CCNP
11 109 (4.12%) GIAC
12 102 (3.86%) IISP
13 98 (3.71%) CISMP
13 98 (3.71%) SANS
14 93 (3.52%) CCNA
15 91 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
16 81 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
17 71 (2.68%) SSCP
18 65 (2.46%) CESG Certified Professional
19 59 (2.23%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 921 (34.82%) PCI DSS
2 285 (10.78%) COBIT
3 143 (5.41%) ISO 9001
4 119 (4.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 93 (3.52%) SLA
6 83 (3.14%) ISO22301
7 79 (2.99%) ISO27002
8 78 (2.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 69 (2.61%) GDPR
9 69 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 54 (2.04%) GPG13
11 49 (1.85%) QA
12 40 (1.51%) RMADS
13 33 (1.25%) ISO 14001
14 25 (0.95%) ISO27005
15 23 (0.87%) BS25999
16 21 (0.79%) ISO 9000
16 21 (0.79%) SSAE 16
17 15 (0.57%) HIPAA
18 11 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 225 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 105 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (1.40%) XenApp
4 30 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.98%) VMware ESX
6 22 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (0.83%) vSphere
7 19 (0.72%) Firmware
8 16 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.53%) Snort
10 11 (0.42%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.42%) XenServer
11 10 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (0.34%) pfSense
12 9 (0.34%) Postfix
13 8 (0.30%) Docker
14 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.26%) vCloud
14 7 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 43 (1.63%) Puppet
2 30 (1.13%) Nessus
2 30 (1.13%) QRadar
3 27 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.95%) SCCM
5 24 (0.91%) WSUS
6 22 (0.83%) CSIRT
7 21 (0.79%) Backup Exec
7 21 (0.79%) FortiGate
7 21 (0.79%) SCOM
8 20 (0.76%) Ansible
9 16 (0.60%) logstash
10 15 (0.57%) Nagios
11 10 (0.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 10 (0.38%) RSA Security Analytics
12 9 (0.34%) Nmap
12 9 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (0.30%) Kibana
13 8 (0.30%) Kubernetes
13 8 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 298 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 249 (9.41%) Cisco
3 177 (6.69%) VMware
4 103 (3.89%) CheckPoint
5 89 (3.36%) Splunk
6 85 (3.21%) Juniper
7 71 (2.68%) Palo Alto
8 66 (2.50%) ArcSight
9 64 (2.42%) Citrix
10 57 (2.16%) Oracle
11 54 (2.04%) Fortinet
12 49 (1.85%) HP
13 47 (1.78%) Apple
13 47 (1.78%) Sophos
14 43 (1.63%) Intel Security
15 39 (1.47%) SAP
16 38 (1.44%) Red Hat
17 37 (1.40%) F5
18 35 (1.32%) Symantec
19 34 (1.29%) FireEye
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Benefits.
Posted: 2 hours ago
UK
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + 25 days Hol, Pension +more
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + 27 days annual leave
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JCW Search Ltd
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,999 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £70,000 (DOE) plus attractive allowances, pension and personal b
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitve Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitve Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
KnownFour
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago