The first table below looks at the demand for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 167 151 144
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 43 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 1.17% 0.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.91% 12.75% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 45
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
434 510 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.07% 9.16% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 350 408 373
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,518 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the West Midlands region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

ISO/IEC 27001 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Birmingham +25 29 £39,000 -40.00% 3
Staffordshire -12 4 £60,000 +14.28%
Coventry -24 2 £46,500 -14.28% 2
Walsall - 2 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 43 (48.86%) Information Security
2 31 (35.23%) PCI DSS
3 23 (26.14%) Security Management
4 22 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 22 (25.00%) SQL
5 21 (23.86%) Risk Management
6 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 18 (20.45%) ISMS
7 18 (20.45%) CISSP
8 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
9 15 (17.05%) Legal
10 13 (14.77%) Information Security Management
10 13 (14.77%) .NET
10 13 (14.77%) ISO 9001
11 12 (13.64%) Security Testing
11 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
11 12 (13.64%) Data Protection
11 12 (13.64%) COBIT
11 12 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (12.50%) Web Development
12 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 10 (11.36%) Ethical Hacking
13 10 (11.36%) CISA
14 9 (10.23%) CISM
14 9 (10.23%) MS Project
14 9 (10.23%) Cisco
14 9 (10.23%) Firewall
14 9 (10.23%) Degree

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) MS Project
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS Office
3 3 (3.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) Firewall
2 6 (6.82%) SAN
3 5 (5.68%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.41%) HTTPS
5 3 (3.41%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.14%) LAN
6 1 (1.14%) WAN
6 1 (1.14%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (17.05%) Legal
2 8 (9.09%) Finance
3 7 (7.95%) Law
4 4 (4.55%) Retail
5 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (13.64%) Analyst
2 11 (12.50%) Security Officer
2 11 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
2 11 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 10 (11.36%) Security Specialist
3 10 (11.36%) Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Applications Specialist
4 9 (10.23%) Information Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Application Security Specialist
5 8 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Security Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (6.82%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Information Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Coordinator
8 5 (5.68%) DBA
8 5 (5.68%) Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Security Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) .NET
2 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (6.82%) RMADS
4 5 (5.68%) Replication
5 4 (4.55%) Clustering
6 2 (2.27%) CMDB
6 2 (2.27%) GIS
7 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.14%) CESG
7 1 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.14%) Statistics
7 1 (1.14%) Online Games
7 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.86%) Information Security
2 23 (26.14%) Security Management
3 21 (23.86%) Risk Management
4 18 (20.45%) ISMS
5 13 (14.77%) Information Security Management
6 12 (13.64%) Security Testing
6 12 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 11 (12.50%) Web Development
8 10 (11.36%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (9.09%) Project Management
10 7 (7.95%) ITIL
10 7 (7.95%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (7.95%) Business Continuity
10 7 (7.95%) Information Assurance
10 7 (7.95%) Business Development
11 6 (6.82%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (5.68%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (5.68%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.95%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.14%) VB
3 1 (1.14%) C#
3 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.45%) CISSP
3 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 10 (11.36%) CISA
5 9 (10.23%) CISM
5 9 (10.23%) Degree
6 4 (4.55%) CISMP
7 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.27%) IRCA
8 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.14%) GCIA
9 1 (1.14%) GCIH
9 1 (1.14%) CEH
9 1 (1.14%) GIAC
9 1 (1.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (35.23%) PCI DSS
2 13 (14.77%) ISO 9001
3 12 (13.64%) COBIT
4 5 (5.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (4.55%) JSP 440
5 4 (4.55%) COSO
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) vSphere
2 1 (1.14%) XenApp
2 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Cisco
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 7 (7.95%) Citrix
5 5 (5.68%) Symantec
6 3 (3.41%) CA
6 3 (3.41%) Tripwire
6 3 (3.41%) LogRhythm
6 3 (3.41%) Tufin
7 2 (2.27%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.27%) Computacenter
7 2 (2.27%) HP
7 2 (2.27%) EMC
7 2 (2.27%) NetApp
7 2 (2.27%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ANG2 Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Three People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago