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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 163 175 169
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 60 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.07% 0.66% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.88% 7.93% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 34
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £40,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
466 454 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.32% 8.34% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 394 376 386
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +15 35 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Staffordshire -14 17 £19,000 -55.29% 2
Warwickshire +11 3 £58,500 +129.41% 1
Coventry -9 2 £46,500 - 1
Walsall - 2 £45,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 61 (64.89%) Information Security
2 41 (43.62%) PCI DSS
3 22 (23.40%) CISSP
4 20 (21.28%) Data Protection
5 19 (20.21%) Data Protection Act
5 19 (20.21%) Security Testing
5 19 (20.21%) CISA
5 19 (20.21%) Management Information System
6 18 (19.15%) CISM
7 16 (17.02%) ISO 9001
8 15 (15.96%) Finance
8 15 (15.96%) Risk Management
9 14 (14.89%) Security Management
9 14 (14.89%) Legal
9 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
10 13 (13.83%) ITIL
11 12 (12.77%) MS Excel
12 11 (11.70%) Business Continuity
12 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.70%) Information Security Management
13 10 (10.64%) Wireshark
13 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
13 10 (10.64%) ISMS
13 10 (10.64%) Network Architecture
14 9 (9.57%) Degree
14 9 (9.57%) COBIT
15 8 (8.51%) Law
15 8 (8.51%) SQL
15 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (7.45%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.06%) Lync
1 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Summit
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) Wireshark
2 5 (5.32%) Firewall
3 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.19%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.06%) SAN
4 1 (1.06%) Wireless
4 1 (1.06%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Legal
3 8 (8.51%) Law
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Analyst
2 22 (23.40%) Security Analyst
3 19 (20.21%) Information Analyst
3 19 (20.21%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) Security Manager
4 12 (12.77%) Information Security Officer
4 12 (12.77%) Security Officer
5 11 (11.70%) Information Manager
5 11 (11.70%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (10.64%) Junior
6 10 (10.64%) Junior Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Junior Information Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Architect
9 6 (6.38%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.38%) Coordinator
9 6 (6.38%) Audit Manager
9 6 (6.38%) Security Specialist
9 6 (6.38%) Project Coordinator
10 5 (5.32%) Data Architect
10 5 (5.32%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.32%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) Management Information System
1 19 (20.21%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (5.32%) CESG
3 3 (3.19%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (3.19%) RMADS
4 2 (2.13%) CMDB
4 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.06%) Statistics
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.06%) Replication
5 1 (1.06%) Online Games
5 1 (1.06%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.06%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) UNIX
3 1 (1.06%) Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (64.89%) Information Security
2 20 (21.28%) Data Protection
3 19 (20.21%) Security Testing
4 15 (15.96%) Risk Management
5 14 (14.89%) Security Management
6 13 (13.83%) ITIL
7 11 (11.70%) Information Security Management
7 11 (11.70%) Business Continuity
8 10 (10.64%) ISMS
8 10 (10.64%) Network Architecture
9 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.45%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (7.45%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (7.45%) Business Development
10 7 (7.45%) Project Management
11 6 (6.38%) Process Management
11 6 (6.38%) Web Development
12 5 (5.32%) Ethical Hacking
12 5 (5.32%) Security Architecture
13 4 (4.26%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) SQL
2 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.06%) VB
4 1 (1.06%) C#
4 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) CISSP
2 19 (20.21%) CISA
3 18 (19.15%) CISM
4 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
6 9 (9.57%) Degree
7 5 (5.32%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.19%) CEH
8 3 (3.19%) CISMP
8 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.19%) IRCA
9 2 (2.13%) CRISC
9 2 (2.13%) SSCP
10 1 (1.06%) GIAC
10 1 (1.06%) GCIA
10 1 (1.06%) GCIH
10 1 (1.06%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (43.62%) PCI DSS
2 16 (17.02%) ISO 9001
3 9 (9.57%) COBIT
4 6 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (6.38%) COSO
5 5 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.06%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) VMware
2 7 (7.45%) Cisco
3 6 (6.38%) Symantec
4 5 (5.32%) Citrix
5 3 (3.19%) Tripwire
5 3 (3.19%) Tufin
5 3 (3.19%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.13%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.06%) CA
7 1 (1.06%) NetApp
7 1 (1.06%) HP
7 1 (1.06%) EMC
7 1 (1.06%) McAfee
7 1 (1.06%) Computacenter
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago