The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 159 132 162
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +30
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 52 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 1.15% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.40% 12.62% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 30
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,750 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
456 404 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.95% 9.09% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 375 346 385
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -2 17 £50,000 +31.57% 3
Staffordshire -5 10 £35,503 -40.82%
Warwickshire -12 6 £42,000 +12.00%
West Bromwich - 6 £55,000 -
Solihull - 4 £47,500 - 1
Shropshire -13 3 £28,750 -47.72% 1
Coventry -19 3 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Worcestershire -8 2 £63,750 +41.66%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 75 (63.56%) Information Security
2 47 (39.83%) PCI DSS
3 45 (38.14%) ITIL
4 37 (31.36%) CISSP
5 35 (29.66%) Service Delivery
6 33 (27.97%) Management Information System
7 29 (24.58%) CISM
8 25 (21.19%) CISA
9 24 (20.34%) Data Protection
10 22 (18.64%) Degree
10 22 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
11 20 (16.95%) Security Management
12 19 (16.10%) Finance
12 19 (16.10%) Windows
13 18 (15.25%) WAN
13 18 (15.25%) Cisco
13 18 (15.25%) Data Protection Act
14 17 (14.41%) Firewall
15 16 (13.56%) MPLS
16 15 (12.71%) PRINCE2
17 14 (11.86%) LAN
17 14 (11.86%) Change Management
17 14 (11.86%) Risk Management
18 13 (11.02%) Business Continuity
18 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (11.02%) Network Security
19 12 (10.17%) Risk Assessment
20 11 (9.32%) Cisco Certification
20 11 (9.32%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (5.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.39%) Apache
3 3 (2.54%) OpenEdge
3 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.69%) Lync
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.25%) WAN
2 17 (14.41%) Firewall
3 16 (13.56%) MPLS
4 14 (11.86%) LAN
5 13 (11.02%) Network Security
6 10 (8.47%) VPN
7 9 (7.63%) Wireless
8 7 (5.93%) Frame Relay
8 7 (5.93%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (5.93%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (5.93%) DMVPN
8 7 (5.93%) ATM
9 6 (5.08%) SAN
10 5 (4.24%) BGP
11 4 (3.39%) Internet
11 4 (3.39%) VoIP
11 4 (3.39%) DSL
11 4 (3.39%) EIGRP
11 4 (3.39%) TACACS
11 4 (3.39%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (16.10%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Legal
2 7 (5.93%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.08%) Games
3 6 (5.08%) Banking
4 5 (4.24%) Retail
4 5 (4.24%) Electronics
5 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Military
7 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
7 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (25.42%) Analyst
2 22 (18.64%) Security Analyst
3 18 (15.25%) Security Manager
4 17 (14.41%) Information Security Manager
4 17 (14.41%) Information Manager
5 13 (11.02%) Information Analyst
6 12 (10.17%) Consultant
7 11 (9.32%) Information Security Analyst
8 10 (8.47%) Security Consultant
9 9 (7.63%) Security Officer
10 7 (5.93%) Information Security Officer
10 7 (5.93%) Network Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.24%) DBA
12 5 (4.24%) Information Security Consultant
12 5 (4.24%) Network Manager
12 5 (4.24%) IT Security Analyst
13 4 (3.39%) Head of IT
13 4 (3.39%) Service Manager
13 4 (3.39%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) Middleware
2 2 (1.69%) JSP
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.97%) Management Information System
2 18 (15.25%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (5.08%) CCTV
4 5 (4.24%) Replication
4 5 (4.24%) CESG
5 3 (2.54%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.54%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.54%) Statistics
5 3 (2.54%) RMADS
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.69%) PKI
7 1 (0.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Open Source
7 1 (0.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.10%) Windows
2 6 (5.08%) Linux
2 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.39%) Ubuntu
3 4 (3.39%) Solaris
4 3 (2.54%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) UNIX
6 1 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (63.56%) Information Security
2 45 (38.14%) ITIL
3 35 (29.66%) Service Delivery
4 24 (20.34%) Data Protection
5 22 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (16.95%) Security Management
7 15 (12.71%) PRINCE2
8 14 (11.86%) Change Management
8 14 (11.86%) Risk Management
9 13 (11.02%) Business Continuity
10 12 (10.17%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (9.32%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.63%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (7.63%) SIEM
13 8 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.78%) Incident Management
14 7 (5.93%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (5.93%) Validation
14 7 (5.93%) Information Security Management
14 7 (5.93%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.32%) SQL
2 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) Perl
3 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (31.36%) CISSP
2 29 (24.58%) CISM
3 25 (21.19%) CISA
4 22 (18.64%) Degree
5 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (9.32%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (6.78%) MCSE
7 8 (6.78%) CCNP
7 8 (6.78%) PCI QSA
7 8 (6.78%) Security Cleared
8 7 (5.93%) CRISC
8 7 (5.93%) MCITP
8 7 (5.93%) CCSA
8 7 (5.93%) CCSE
9 5 (4.24%) IRCA
9 5 (4.24%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.39%) MCTS
11 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.54%) CEH
11 3 (2.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (39.83%) PCI DSS
2 11 (9.32%) COBIT
2 11 (9.32%) ISO 9001
3 7 (5.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.24%) SLA
5 4 (3.39%) BS25999
6 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (2.54%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.39%) vSphere
2 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Nagios
2 1 (0.85%) Nessus
2 1 (0.85%) Nmap
2 1 (0.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.25%) Cisco
3 8 (6.78%) CheckPoint
3 8 (6.78%) VMware
4 7 (5.93%) Nokia
4 7 (5.93%) HP
5 4 (3.39%) Remedy
5 4 (3.39%) NetApp
6 3 (2.54%) EMC
7 2 (1.69%) Citrix
7 2 (1.69%) IBM
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.85%) Brocade
8 1 (0.85%) Tufin
8 1 (0.85%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.85%) F5
8 1 (0.85%) LogRhythm
Birmingham
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Technical Prospects
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary plus Car Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Dudley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Hoople Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago