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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 134 149
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 101 83 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.07% 1.63% 1.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.34% 13.45% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 64 70 57
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +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
618 617 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.67% 12.09% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 396 488 440
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +23 53 £42,500 - 8
Coventry +16 17 £47,000 -24.80%
Solihull -2 14 £42,500 +18.05%
Staffordshire -7 9 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Walsall +19 2 £38,750 +3.33%
Worcestershire - 2 £58,750 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 157 (67.67%) Information Security
2 134 (57.76%) CISSP
3 113 (48.71%) PCI DSS
4 106 (45.69%) CISM
5 72 (31.03%) CISA
6 71 (30.60%) SIEM
7 69 (29.74%) ITIL
8 64 (27.59%) Data Protection
9 58 (25.00%) Finance
10 57 (24.57%) Risk Management
11 53 (22.84%) SC Cleared
11 53 (22.84%) Security Cleared
12 51 (21.98%) Security Operations
13 48 (20.69%) Data Centre
13 48 (20.69%) Security Management
14 46 (19.83%) Information Security Management
14 46 (19.83%) ISMS
14 46 (19.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 41 (17.67%) Management Information System
16 37 (15.95%) Continuous Improvement
16 37 (15.95%) Risk Assessment
16 37 (15.95%) CISMP
17 36 (15.52%) CEH
17 36 (15.52%) ITIL Certification
18 35 (15.09%) Firewall
19 32 (13.79%) IT Governance
20 29 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
21 28 (12.07%) Data Protection Act
22 27 (11.64%) Sentinel
22 27 (11.64%) Cybersecurity

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 9 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.74%) MS Office
3 8 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (11.64%) Sentinel
2 14 (6.03%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (5.60%) assyst
4 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.48%) Office 365
2 3 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.09%) Firewall
2 26 (11.21%) Network Security
3 6 (2.59%) Wireshark
4 5 (2.16%) DHCP
4 5 (2.16%) DNS
4 5 (2.16%) VPN
4 5 (2.16%) Wireless
5 3 (1.29%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (1.29%) VoIP
6 2 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.86%) LAN
6 2 (0.86%) Skype
6 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.86%) WAN
7 1 (0.43%) HTTP
7 1 (0.43%) Internet
7 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.43%) IPsec
7 1 (0.43%) SSL
7 1 (0.43%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.59%) Big Data
2 2 (0.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.86%) ZAP BI
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.59%) Burp Suite
1 6 (2.59%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 58 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (5.60%) Retail
3 9 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.59%) Publishing
5 5 (2.16%) Legal
6 4 (1.72%) Law
7 3 (1.29%) Automotive
7 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 52 (22.41%) Analyst
2 51 (21.98%) Security Analyst
3 43 (18.53%) Security Officer
4 41 (17.67%) Information Officer
4 41 (17.67%) Information Security Officer
5 32 (13.79%) Information Manager
6 30 (12.93%) Security Manager
7 25 (10.78%) Information Security Manager
8 23 (9.91%) Security Specialist
9 16 (6.90%) Compliance Officer
9 16 (6.90%) Operations Analyst
9 16 (6.90%) Security Operations Analyst
10 15 (6.47%) Architect
10 15 (6.47%) IT Analyst
10 15 (6.47%) IT Security Analyst
10 15 (6.47%) Operations Manager
10 15 (6.47%) Risk Officer
11 13 (5.60%) Information Security Analyst
11 13 (5.60%) Information Security Specialist
11 13 (5.60%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.86%) .NET
1 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.43%) OAuth
2 1 (0.43%) OpenID
2 1 (0.43%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.43%) SAML
2 1 (0.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 41 (17.67%) Management Information System
3 28 (12.07%) Data Protection Act
4 22 (9.48%) Cryptography
5 15 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (6.03%) Freedom of Information
7 13 (5.60%) CESG
7 13 (5.60%) PKI
7 13 (5.60%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (5.17%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (2.59%) e-Learning
10 5 (2.16%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.86%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.43%) BYOD
12 1 (0.43%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.43%) NHS
12 1 (0.43%) SCADA
12 1 (0.43%) STB
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.05%) Windows
2 4 (1.72%) Linux
2 4 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.29%) Unix
4 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (67.67%) Information Security
2 71 (30.60%) SIEM
3 69 (29.74%) ITIL
4 64 (27.59%) Data Protection
5 57 (24.57%) Risk Management
6 51 (21.98%) Security Operations
7 48 (20.69%) Security Management
8 46 (19.83%) Information Security Management
8 46 (19.83%) ISMS
8 46 (19.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 37 (15.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 37 (15.95%) Risk Assessment
10 32 (13.79%) IT Governance
11 29 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
12 27 (11.64%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (9.48%) PRINCE2
14 21 (9.05%) IT Audit
14 21 (9.05%) ITIL V3
14 21 (9.05%) Security Auditing
14 21 (9.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.59%) SQL
2 2 (0.86%) C#
3 1 (0.43%) C
3 1 (0.43%) Java
3 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 134 (57.76%) CISSP
2 106 (45.69%) CISM
3 72 (31.03%) CISA
4 53 (22.84%) SC Cleared
4 53 (22.84%) Security Cleared
5 37 (15.95%) CISMP
6 36 (15.52%) CEH
6 36 (15.52%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (9.91%) Degree
8 16 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (6.90%) CRISC
9 15 (6.47%) CCNP
10 14 (6.03%) CCNA
10 14 (6.03%) CCSA
10 14 (6.03%) DV Cleared
10 14 (6.03%) MCSE
10 14 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (6.03%) SSCP
11 6 (2.59%) CGEIT
11 6 (2.59%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (48.71%) PCI DSS
2 23 (9.91%) GPG13
3 16 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 15 (6.47%) RMADS
5 13 (5.60%) COBIT
5 13 (5.60%) QA
6 12 (5.17%) ISO 9001
7 8 (3.45%) BS7799
7 8 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 7 (3.02%) ISO27002
9 6 (2.59%) ISO22301
10 5 (2.16%) ISO27005
10 5 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (2.16%) SLA
11 4 (1.72%) GDPR
12 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (2.16%) SCCM
2 5 (2.16%) WSUS
3 1 (0.43%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (7.76%) Cisco
2 16 (6.90%) Qualys
3 15 (6.47%) ServiceNow
4 13 (5.60%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.88%) Symantec
6 7 (3.02%) SAP
6 7 (3.02%) Sophos
7 4 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.29%) Casewise
8 3 (1.29%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle
8 3 (1.29%) Splunk
9 2 (0.86%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.86%) F5
9 2 (0.86%) HP
9 2 (0.86%) IBM
9 2 (0.86%) Intel Security
9 2 (0.86%) Juniper
9 2 (0.86%) Meraki
9 2 (0.86%) Rapid7
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £57000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum c£45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 57k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago