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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 125 173 165
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -8
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 122 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.96% 0.83% 0.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.76% 8.73% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 74 39 37
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,050 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
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
687 504 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.03% 9.47% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 479 420 377
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +24 55 £60,000 +33.33% 7
Coventry +12 15 £52,500 - 5
Staffordshire +9 10 £45,000 +3.43% 4
Solihull +23 8 £65,000 +36.84%
Worcestershire -3 7 £41,500 -34.90% 2
Warwickshire -9 7 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Shropshire - 4 £50,000 -
Walsall - 1 £42,500 - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 152 (70.70%) Information Security
2 124 (57.67%) CISSP
3 110 (51.16%) CISM
4 100 (46.51%) PCI DSS
5 68 (31.63%) CISA
6 56 (26.05%) Risk Management
7 55 (25.58%) ITIL
8 50 (23.26%) Security Management
8 50 (23.26%) Management Information System
9 45 (20.93%) Finance
9 45 (20.93%) Data Protection
10 43 (20.00%) Information Security Management
11 40 (18.60%) SIEM
12 35 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
12 35 (16.28%) Data Centre
13 33 (15.35%) Firewall
14 30 (13.95%) COBIT
14 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
15 29 (13.49%) IT Audit
16 27 (12.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 27 (12.56%) ISMS
17 25 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
17 25 (11.63%) CRISC
18 23 (10.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 23 (10.70%) Windows
19 22 (10.23%) Degree
19 22 (10.23%) Security Operations
20 21 (9.77%) Network Security
21 20 (9.30%) Security Testing
21 20 (9.30%) Security Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (5.58%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.65%) IIS
3 6 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.33%) MS Office
3 3 (1.40%) MS Project
4 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.58%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) IaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.35%) Firewall
2 21 (9.77%) Network Security
3 9 (4.19%) HTTP
4 8 (3.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (3.26%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.40%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.93%) Internet
8 2 (0.93%) VPN
9 1 (0.47%) DHCP
9 1 (0.47%) DNS
9 1 (0.47%) LAN
9 1 (0.47%) SAN
9 1 (0.47%) Wireless
9 1 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) AppScan
General
1 45 (20.93%) Finance
2 17 (7.91%) Legal
3 10 (4.65%) Law
4 8 (3.72%) Retail
5 7 (3.26%) Games
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (28.37%) Security Manager
2 31 (14.42%) Information Security Manager
3 27 (12.56%) Analyst
4 26 (12.09%) Security Analyst
5 24 (11.16%) Security Officer
6 23 (10.70%) Consultant
6 23 (10.70%) Information Manager
7 22 (10.23%) Information Officer
7 22 (10.23%) Security Consultant
8 21 (9.77%) Information Security Officer
9 20 (9.30%) Head of Information
9 20 (9.30%) Head of Information Security
9 20 (9.30%) Head of Security
10 19 (8.84%) IT Manager
11 17 (7.91%) Operations Manager
12 16 (7.44%) IT Security Manager
13 11 (5.12%) IT Consultant
14 10 (4.65%) IT Security Consultant
15 9 (4.19%) Architect
15 9 (4.19%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.40%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.47%) COM
2 1 (0.47%) Web Services
2 1 (0.47%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 35 (16.28%) Data Centre
3 19 (8.84%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.86%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.40%) CESG
7 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.93%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.93%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.47%) BYOD
8 1 (0.47%) Clustering
8 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.47%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.47%) Life Science
8 1 (0.47%) PKI
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.70%) Windows
2 12 (5.58%) Unix
3 10 (4.65%) Linux
4 8 (3.72%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (70.70%) Information Security
2 56 (26.05%) Risk Management
3 55 (25.58%) ITIL
4 50 (23.26%) Security Management
5 45 (20.93%) Data Protection
6 43 (20.00%) Information Security Management
7 40 (18.60%) SIEM
8 35 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
9 29 (13.49%) IT Audit
10 27 (12.56%) ISMS
10 27 (12.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 22 (10.23%) Security Operations
12 20 (9.30%) Internal Audit
12 20 (9.30%) Security Architecture
12 20 (9.30%) Security Testing
13 19 (8.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 18 (8.37%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (7.91%) Business Continuity
15 17 (7.91%) Project Management
16 16 (7.44%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.05%) SQL
2 11 (5.12%) C
3 4 (1.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 124 (57.67%) CISSP
2 110 (51.16%) CISM
3 68 (31.63%) CISA
4 25 (11.63%) CRISC
4 25 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (10.23%) Degree
6 10 (4.65%) CEH
6 10 (4.65%) CREST Certified
7 9 (4.19%) DBS Check
7 9 (4.19%) PCI QSA
7 9 (4.19%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.72%) CISMP
8 8 (3.72%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.79%) GIAC
10 5 (2.33%) OSCP
10 5 (2.33%) SANS
11 2 (0.93%) CCNP
11 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.93%) IISP
11 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (46.51%) PCI DSS
2 30 (13.95%) COBIT
3 23 (10.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (8.37%) ISO22301
5 13 (6.05%) ISO 9001
5 13 (6.05%) ISO27002
6 10 (4.65%) ISO27005
7 9 (4.19%) QA
8 6 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (2.79%) PA-DSS
9 4 (1.86%) BS25999
10 3 (1.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (0.47%) Firmware
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.33%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.33%) SCOM
2 3 (1.40%) WSUS
3 2 (0.93%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.93%) SCCM
3 2 (0.93%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.98%) VMware
3 13 (6.05%) Cisco
4 11 (5.12%) Forcepoint
5 9 (4.19%) Symantec
6 8 (3.72%) Oracle
7 6 (2.79%) Qualys
8 4 (1.86%) Citrix
8 4 (1.86%) HP
9 3 (1.40%) Progress
10 2 (0.93%) CA
10 2 (0.93%) IBM
10 2 (0.93%) Splunk
10 2 (0.93%) Veracode
11 1 (0.47%) Dell
11 1 (0.47%) F5
11 1 (0.47%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.47%) NetApp
11 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.47%) Sophos
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