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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 127 155 131
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 109 60 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.91% 1.19% 1.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.57% 11.83% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 87 49 44
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,800 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
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
658 507 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.56% 10.02% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 506 413 359
Average salary £43,974 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.75% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +27 48 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Staffordshire +15 21 £57,500 +76.92% 3
Coventry +1 13 £62,500 +62.33%
Warwickshire -25 4 £58,500 +39.28%
Herefordshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Solihull +10 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Shropshire +8 2 £45,750 +59.13%
Worcestershire -9 1 - - 2
Dudley - 1 £42,000 -
Walsall - 1 £37,500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 108 (65.06%) Information Security
2 77 (46.39%) CISSP
3 70 (42.17%) CISM
4 68 (40.96%) PCI DSS
5 41 (24.70%) Management Information System
6 39 (23.49%) Finance
6 39 (23.49%) ITIL
7 36 (21.69%) CISA
8 33 (19.88%) Data Protection
9 30 (18.07%) Risk Management
9 30 (18.07%) Firewall
10 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
11 27 (16.27%) Security Management
12 25 (15.06%) Penetration Testing
12 25 (15.06%) SIEM
13 23 (13.86%) Information Security Management
14 22 (13.25%) VMware
15 20 (12.05%) COBIT
15 20 (12.05%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (11.45%) CRISC
16 19 (11.45%) Cisco
16 19 (11.45%) Windows
17 17 (10.24%) ISMS
18 16 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
18 16 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (9.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 15 (9.04%) Security Testing
20 14 (8.43%) Business Continuity
20 14 (8.43%) Data Centre
21 13 (7.83%) IT Audit

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (7.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.61%) IIS
3 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.20%) Zimbra
5 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.41%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) IaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.07%) Firewall
2 8 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (4.22%) Network Security
4 6 (3.61%) BIG-IP
4 6 (3.61%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.61%) VPN
5 4 (2.41%) LAN
5 4 (2.41%) SNMP
5 4 (2.41%) WAN
5 4 (2.41%) Wireless
5 4 (2.41%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.81%) HTTP
6 3 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.81%) SAN
6 3 (1.81%) VoIP
7 2 (1.20%) Internet
8 1 (0.60%) BGP
8 1 (0.60%) DHCP
8 1 (0.60%) MPLS
8 1 (0.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.60%) Big Data
3 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 39 (23.49%) Finance
2 11 (6.63%) Legal
3 9 (5.42%) Law
4 5 (3.01%) Games
4 5 (3.01%) Retail
5 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (30.72%) Security Manager
2 25 (15.06%) Information Security Manager
3 24 (14.46%) Analyst
4 21 (12.65%) Consultant
4 21 (12.65%) IT Manager
5 20 (12.05%) Security Consultant
6 18 (10.84%) Security Analyst
7 17 (10.24%) Information Manager
8 15 (9.04%) IT Security Manager
8 15 (9.04%) Security Officer
9 13 (7.83%) Information Officer
9 13 (7.83%) Information Security Officer
10 9 (5.42%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (4.82%) Head of Information
11 8 (4.82%) Head of Information Security
11 8 (4.82%) Head of Security
11 8 (4.82%) Network Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Test Leader
12 7 (4.22%) Operational Security Manager
12 7 (4.22%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.41%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.60%) COM
2 1 (0.60%) Web Services
2 1 (0.60%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.70%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.43%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.23%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.81%) CESG
4 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.81%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (1.81%) HP Storage
4 3 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.20%) Replication
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.45%) Windows
2 13 (7.83%) Linux
3 7 (4.22%) Unix
3 7 (4.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (65.06%) Information Security
2 39 (23.49%) ITIL
3 33 (19.88%) Data Protection
4 30 (18.07%) Risk Management
5 27 (16.27%) Security Management
6 25 (15.06%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (15.06%) SIEM
7 23 (13.86%) Information Security Management
8 20 (12.05%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (10.24%) ISMS
10 16 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
11 15 (9.04%) Security Testing
12 14 (8.43%) Business Continuity
13 13 (7.83%) IT Audit
14 11 (6.63%) Data Security
14 11 (6.63%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 10 (6.02%) Internal Audit
16 9 (5.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.42%) SQL
2 4 (2.41%) C
2 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (46.39%) CISSP
2 70 (42.17%) CISM
3 36 (21.69%) CISA
4 19 (11.45%) CRISC
5 12 (7.23%) Degree
5 12 (7.23%) Security Cleared
6 11 (6.63%) SC Cleared
7 10 (6.02%) CREST Certified
7 10 (6.02%) PCI QSA
8 9 (5.42%) CISMP
9 8 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (3.61%) CEH
10 6 (3.61%) SANS
11 5 (3.01%) DBS Check
11 5 (3.01%) DV Cleared
11 5 (3.01%) MCSE
12 4 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.81%) MCITP
13 3 (1.81%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (40.96%) PCI DSS
2 20 (12.05%) COBIT
3 16 (9.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (4.82%) ISO 9001
4 8 (4.82%) QA
5 7 (4.22%) ISO22301
6 6 (3.61%) PA-DSS
7 5 (3.01%) ISO13485
8 4 (2.41%) ISO27002
9 3 (1.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (1.81%) ISO27005
10 2 (1.20%) BS25999
10 2 (1.20%) SLA
11 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.60%) Firmware
6 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) SELinux
2 4 (2.41%) WMI
3 3 (1.81%) WSUS
4 2 (1.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.25%) VMware
3 19 (11.45%) Cisco
4 10 (6.02%) Forcepoint
5 8 (4.82%) HP
5 8 (4.82%) Intel Security
6 7 (4.22%) Dell
6 7 (4.22%) F5
7 6 (3.61%) Juniper
8 5 (3.01%) Oracle
9 4 (2.41%) IronPort
10 3 (1.81%) NetApp
10 3 (1.81%) Sophos
11 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.20%) Sage
11 2 (1.20%) Symantec
12 1 (0.60%) CA
12 1 (0.60%) Citrix
12 1 (0.60%) EMC
12 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arriva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
CF Appointments
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Kidderminster
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £66000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 17 days ago