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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
England / West Midlands
Rank 123 130 162
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +32
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 87 113 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.85% 1.91% 1.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.57% 16.89% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 65 84 52
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £43,003
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +22.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £38,250 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%

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
597 669 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.69% 11.28% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 418 502 407
Median salary £42,500 £43,974 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% +9.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Birmingham +2 42 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Solihull +6 12 £42,500 -34.61% 2
Coventry +11 10 £50,000 -20.00%
Warwickshire +33 9 £57,500 -1.70%
Staffordshire -1 8 £35,000 -41.66%
Shropshire -4 2 £40,000 -12.56% 1
Walsall +13 1 £40,000 +6.66%
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £62,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 135 (66.50%) Information Security
2 121 (59.61%) CISSP
3 99 (48.77%) PCI DSS
4 97 (47.78%) CISM
5 66 (32.51%) ITIL
6 63 (31.03%) CISA
7 59 (29.06%) SIEM
8 52 (25.62%) Data Protection
9 51 (25.12%) Risk Management
10 49 (24.14%) Finance
11 47 (23.15%) Security Cleared
12 46 (22.66%) SC Cleared
12 46 (22.66%) Data Centre
13 45 (22.17%) Management Information System
14 43 (21.18%) Security Management
15 42 (20.69%) ISMS
16 40 (19.70%) Information Security Management
17 37 (18.23%) Risk Assessment
17 37 (18.23%) Continuous Improvement
18 36 (17.73%) Security Operations
19 35 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 35 (17.24%) Firewall
20 32 (15.76%) CEH
20 32 (15.76%) CISMP
21 29 (14.29%) IT Governance
21 29 (14.29%) Windows
21 29 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
22 28 (13.79%) Sentinel
23 27 (13.30%) Penetration Testing
23 27 (13.30%) Office 365

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.99%) IIS
2 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.43%) MS Office
3 7 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (13.79%) Sentinel
2 14 (6.90%) assyst
2 14 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.30%) Office 365
2 3 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.24%) Firewall
2 18 (8.87%) Network Security
3 10 (4.93%) Wireshark
4 6 (2.96%) DHCP
4 6 (2.96%) DNS
4 6 (2.96%) Skype
5 5 (2.46%) LAN
5 5 (2.46%) VPN
5 5 (2.46%) WAN
5 5 (2.46%) Wireless
6 4 (1.97%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.97%) VoIP
7 3 (1.48%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.99%) SAN
9 1 (0.49%) HTTP
9 1 (0.49%) S/MIME
9 1 (0.49%) SSL
9 1 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.46%) ZAP BI
2 4 (1.97%) Big Data
3 3 (1.48%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) MS Access
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Burp Suite
1 10 (4.93%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (24.14%) Finance
2 9 (4.43%) Retail
3 6 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.46%) Legal
5 4 (1.97%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.48%) Publishing
7 2 (0.99%) Automotive
7 2 (0.99%) Local Government
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Law
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (19.70%) Information Manager
2 39 (19.21%) Analyst
3 37 (18.23%) Security Analyst
3 37 (18.23%) Security Manager
4 33 (16.26%) Information Security Manager
5 29 (14.29%) Security Officer
6 27 (13.30%) Information Officer
6 27 (13.30%) Information Security Officer
7 15 (7.39%) Security Specialist
8 14 (6.90%) IT Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) Architect
9 13 (6.40%) Consultant
9 13 (6.40%) Risk Officer
10 12 (5.91%) Compliance Officer
10 12 (5.91%) IT Security Analyst
11 11 (5.42%) Operations Analyst
11 11 (5.42%) Operations Manager
11 11 (5.42%) Security Operations Analyst
12 9 (4.43%) IT Security Officer
12 9 (4.43%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.99%) .NET
1 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.49%) OAuth
2 1 (0.49%) OpenID
2 1 (0.49%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.49%) SAML
2 1 (0.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.66%) Data Centre
2 45 (22.17%) Management Information System
3 25 (12.32%) Data Protection Act
4 17 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.39%) Freedom of Information
6 14 (6.90%) CESG
6 14 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (3.94%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (3.45%) PKI
9 4 (1.97%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.48%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.99%) Blog
11 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.49%) NHS
12 1 (0.49%) SCADA
12 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (2.46%) Linux
2 5 (2.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.97%) Unix
4 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.49%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (66.50%) Information Security
2 66 (32.51%) ITIL
3 59 (29.06%) SIEM
4 52 (25.62%) Data Protection
5 51 (25.12%) Risk Management
6 43 (21.18%) Security Management
7 42 (20.69%) ISMS
8 40 (19.70%) Information Security Management
9 37 (18.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 37 (18.23%) Risk Assessment
10 36 (17.73%) Security Operations
11 35 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 29 (14.29%) IT Governance
13 27 (13.30%) Penetration Testing
14 23 (11.33%) Cybersecurity
14 23 (11.33%) Service Delivery
15 20 (9.85%) ITIL V3
15 20 (9.85%) Security Monitoring
15 20 (9.85%) Service Management
16 17 (8.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.43%) SQL
2 2 (0.99%) C#
2 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.49%) Java
3 1 (0.49%) Python
3 1 (0.49%) VBA
3 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 121 (59.61%) CISSP
2 97 (47.78%) CISM
3 63 (31.03%) CISA
4 47 (23.15%) Security Cleared
5 46 (22.66%) SC Cleared
6 32 (15.76%) CEH
6 32 (15.76%) CISMP
7 29 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (10.34%) Degree
9 17 (8.37%) CRISC
10 10 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (4.43%) CCNA
11 9 (4.43%) CCNP
11 9 (4.43%) DV Cleared
11 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (3.94%) CCSA
12 8 (3.94%) MCSE
12 8 (3.94%) SSCP
13 7 (3.45%) GIAC
13 7 (3.45%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (48.77%) PCI DSS
2 22 (10.84%) GPG13
3 18 (8.87%) QA
4 14 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (6.90%) ISO 9001
4 14 (6.90%) RMADS
5 11 (5.42%) COBIT
6 6 (2.96%) BS7799
6 6 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (2.46%) GDPR
7 5 (2.46%) ISO22301
7 5 (2.46%) ISO27002
7 5 (2.46%) SLA
8 4 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (1.48%) ISO27005
10 2 (0.99%) BS25999
11 1 (0.49%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.49%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 21 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
4 1 (0.49%) XenApp
4 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.46%) SCCM
2 4 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (9.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.39%) ServiceNow
3 14 (6.90%) Cisco
4 10 (4.93%) Qualys
5 7 (3.45%) VMware
6 6 (2.96%) Symantec
7 5 (2.46%) Casewise
7 5 (2.46%) Citrix
8 4 (1.97%) Oracle
8 4 (1.97%) SAP
8 4 (1.97%) Sophos
9 3 (1.48%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.48%) CyberArk
9 3 (1.48%) HP
9 3 (1.48%) Juniper
9 3 (1.48%) NetApp
9 3 (1.48%) Splunk
10 2 (0.99%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.99%) F5
10 2 (0.99%) Rapid7
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum c£45k + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum c£35k + Bonus - Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum +on-call+OT bonus + extensive benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Solihull
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £24,000 - £27,000 plus shift allowance + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago