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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 172 166 151
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 46 45 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.81% 0.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.24% 9.76% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 46
Average salary £45,750 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.50% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £41,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
449 461 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.11% 8.29% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 365 379 397
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £26,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 22 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 22 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 +24 36 £44,500 -11.00% 2
Staffordshire -17 3 £51,250 +17.14%
Coventry -8 2 £46,500 -
Walsall - 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +14 1 £70,000 +174.50% 1
Solihull - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 47 (55.29%) Information Security
2 34 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 22 (25.88%) Management Information System
4 20 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 20 (23.53%) ISO 9001
5 19 (22.35%) CISSP
5 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
6 14 (16.47%) Security Management
7 13 (15.29%) Legal
7 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
7 13 (15.29%) ISMS
8 12 (14.12%) COBIT
8 12 (14.12%) Finance
9 11 (12.94%) CISA
9 11 (12.94%) CISM
9 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
9 11 (12.94%) SQL
9 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
10 10 (11.76%) Security Testing
11 9 (10.59%) Data Protection
11 9 (10.59%) Information Security Management
11 9 (10.59%) ITIL
11 9 (10.59%) .NET
11 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
11 9 (10.59%) Data Protection Act
11 9 (10.59%) Degree
12 8 (9.41%) Web Development
12 8 (9.41%) Business Continuity
12 8 (9.41%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (9.41%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.41%) MS Project
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Firewall
2 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.53%) HTTPS
2 3 (3.53%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (15.29%) Legal
2 12 (14.12%) Finance
3 8 (9.41%) Law
4 4 (4.71%) Retail
5 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Analyst
2 12 (14.12%) Security Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) Information Security Officer
3 11 (12.94%) Security Officer
4 10 (11.76%) Information Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Architect
5 9 (10.59%) Information Security Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Security Manager
6 8 (9.41%) Information Security Manager
6 8 (9.41%) Security Specialist
6 8 (9.41%) Information Manager
7 6 (7.06%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (7.06%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.06%) Coordinator
7 6 (7.06%) Audit Manager
7 6 (7.06%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (7.06%) Application Security Specialist
8 5 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
8 5 (5.88%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.88%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.59%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.71%) RMADS
4 3 (3.53%) CESG
5 2 (2.35%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.35%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.35%) GIS
5 2 (2.35%) CMDB
6 1 (1.18%) Statistics
6 1 (1.18%) Online Games
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) UNIX
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) Information Security
2 20 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 14 (16.47%) Security Management
4 13 (15.29%) ISMS
5 10 (11.76%) Security Testing
6 9 (10.59%) Data Protection
6 9 (10.59%) Information Security Management
6 9 (10.59%) ITIL
7 8 (9.41%) Web Development
7 8 (9.41%) Business Continuity
7 8 (9.41%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.24%) Business Development
8 7 (8.24%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (7.06%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (7.06%) Process Management
9 6 (7.06%) Project Management
9 6 (7.06%) Security Architecture
10 5 (5.88%) Information Assurance
10 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) SQL
2 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.18%) VB
3 1 (1.18%) C#
3 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) CISSP
1 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.94%) CISA
3 11 (12.94%) CISM
4 9 (10.59%) Degree
5 4 (4.71%) CISMP
5 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.71%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) IRCA
7 2 (2.35%) CEH
8 1 (1.18%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.18%) SSCP
8 1 (1.18%) GIAC
8 1 (1.18%) GCIA
8 1 (1.18%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 20 (23.53%) ISO 9001
3 12 (14.12%) COBIT
4 6 (7.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (7.06%) COSO
5 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) VMware
3 7 (8.24%) Cisco
4 6 (7.06%) Symantec
5 5 (5.88%) Citrix
6 3 (3.53%) Tufin
6 3 (3.53%) LogRhythm
6 3 (3.53%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.35%) Computacenter
7 2 (2.35%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.35%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) EMC
7 2 (2.35%) McAfee
7 2 (2.35%) CA
7 2 (2.35%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwickshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Car, Bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago