Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISO/IEC 27001
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 117 122
Rank change year-on-year +27 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 14 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.95% 0.37% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.24% 2.38% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £825 £670
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +23.13% +48.89%
10th Percentile £510 £494 £512
90th Percentile £573 £838 £805
South East median daily rate £513 £550 £475
% change year-on-year -6.82% +15.79% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 170 294 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.57% 15.45% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 157 156
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +17.65% -19.10%
10th Percentile £193 £200 £196
90th Percentile £565 £675 £534
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.64% -23.02%
10th Percentile £10.80 £8.81 £13.90
90th Percentile £38.75 £41.08 £21.99
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% +18.42% +8.57%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Buckinghamshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Buckinghamshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +34 13 £550 -33.33% 6
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 10 (71.43%) Information Security
1 10 (71.43%) OWASP
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Security Management
3 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (42.86%) CISSP
4 6 (42.86%) Azure
4 6 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (35.71%) GDPR
5 5 (35.71%) SANS
5 5 (35.71%) Okta
5 5 (35.71%) NIST
5 5 (35.71%) CyberArk
5 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
5 5 (35.71%) Security Patching
5 5 (35.71%) CLAS
5 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (35.71%) SailPoint
5 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) GIAC
5 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) PKI
6 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) VPN

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Azure
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Architect
1 14 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Information Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP Architect
3 3 (21.43%) CLAS Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SailPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) CESG
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Information Security
1 10 (71.43%) OWASP
2 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (50.00%) Security Management
3 6 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Security Patching
4 5 (35.71%) Security Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
5 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security Management
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) SIEM
5 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CLAS
2 5 (35.71%) GIAC
2 5 (35.71%) SANS
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CGEIT
4 1 (7.14%) CISA
4 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (35.71%) GDPR
2 5 (35.71%) NIST
3 1 (7.14%) COBIT
3 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
3 1 (7.14%) NCSC
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (21.43%) Nessus
3 1 (7.14%) CASB
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) CyberArk
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Okta
2 4 (28.57%) Pega
3 3 (21.43%) McAfee
3 3 (21.43%) Qualys
3 3 (21.43%) Rapid7