Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 718 783 798
Rank change year-on-year +65 +15 -16
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 113 90 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.092% 0.064%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.95% 0.81% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 51 45
England median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.38% -5.53%
10th Percentile £274 £325 £367
90th Percentile £648 £588 £610
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £46.00 £60.87
% change year-on-year - -24.43% -

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 11859 11077 12385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.63% 11.29% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7812 7289 7988
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £228 £238
90th Percentile £638 £600 £590
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 394 430
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.67 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.77% +4.75% +10.97%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.82 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.87 £47.18 £51.25
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.42% +1.49% +15.38%

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in England

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in England

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in England

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in England

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
London +21 57 £506 -3.57% 4
South East +21 21 £520 -0.95% 1
North of England +58 13 - - 3
North West +32 13 - - 2
South West +8 9 £295 -21.33%
East of England -16 7 £400 +23.08%
Midlands +24 6 £415 -12.58%
West Midlands +34 5 £381 -21.95%
East Midlands +6 1 £500 +11.11%
ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799).

1 100 (88.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 86 (76.11%) Information Security
3 49 (43.36%) PCI DSS
4 47 (41.59%) CISSP
5 37 (32.74%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (27.43%) ITIL
7 30 (26.55%) Data Protection
8 29 (25.66%) Security Architecture
9 28 (24.78%) Vulnerability Management
10 24 (21.24%) SIEM
10 24 (21.24%) CISM
10 24 (21.24%) Management Information System
10 24 (21.24%) Finance
11 23 (20.35%) TOGAF
11 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
12 22 (19.47%) Security Management
13 21 (18.58%) ISMS
13 21 (18.58%) COBIT
14 20 (17.70%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (17.70%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (16.81%) Legal
15 19 (16.81%) Firewall
16 18 (15.93%) Information Security Management
16 18 (15.93%) CESG
17 17 (15.04%) Data Protection Act
17 17 (15.04%) SABSA
18 15 (13.27%) ISSAP
18 15 (13.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 15 (13.27%) GDPR
19 14 (12.39%) Risk Assessment

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (3.54%) IIS
2 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.85%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (4.42%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) SaaS
2 6 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.54%) IaaS
4 3 (2.65%) Office 365
5 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 19 (16.81%) Firewall
3 12 (10.62%) NAS
3 12 (10.62%) SAN
4 9 (7.96%) Network Security
5 7 (6.19%) SMS
5 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.42%) LAN
6 5 (4.42%) WAN
7 4 (3.54%) Wireless
8 3 (2.65%) WLAN
9 2 (1.77%) DMZ
9 2 (1.77%) IPsec
9 2 (1.77%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (1.77%) SSL
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (0.88%) Internet
10 1 (0.88%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) AppScan
1 1 (0.88%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.88%) Paros
1 1 (0.88%) WebScarab
General
1 24 (21.24%) Finance
2 19 (16.81%) Legal
3 6 (5.31%) Banking
4 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.65%) Automotive
5 3 (2.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (21.24%) Analyst
2 15 (13.27%) Designer
2 15 (13.27%) Security Analyst
2 15 (13.27%) Security Designer
3 14 (12.39%) Architect
3 14 (12.39%) Information Officer
3 14 (12.39%) Information Security Officer
3 14 (12.39%) Security Officer
4 11 (9.73%) IT Analyst
4 11 (9.73%) Security Architect
5 10 (8.85%) Security Specialist
6 8 (7.08%) Consultant
6 8 (7.08%) IT Security Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) IT Security Specialist
7 7 (6.19%) Information Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Head of Information
8 6 (5.31%) Risk Manager
8 6 (5.31%) Security Manager
9 5 (4.42%) Head of Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) .NET
1 1 (0.88%) CGI
1 1 (0.88%) COM
1 1 (0.88%) HTML
1 1 (0.88%) Web Services
1 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.24%) Management Information System
2 18 (15.93%) CESG
3 17 (15.04%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (13.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 12 (10.62%) Data Centre
6 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.54%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (3.54%) NHS
8 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.65%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (2.65%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (2.65%) PKI
9 2 (1.77%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.77%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (1.77%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.88%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Windows
2 6 (5.31%) Linux
2 6 (5.31%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.54%) Unix
4 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (76.11%) Information Security
2 37 (32.74%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (27.43%) ITIL
4 30 (26.55%) Data Protection
5 29 (25.66%) Security Architecture
6 28 (24.78%) Vulnerability Management
7 24 (21.24%) SIEM
8 23 (20.35%) TOGAF
9 22 (19.47%) Security Management
10 21 (18.58%) ISMS
11 20 (17.70%) Penetration Testing
12 18 (15.93%) Information Security Management
13 17 (15.04%) SABSA
14 14 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (12.39%) Incident Management
14 14 (12.39%) Mobile Device Management
14 14 (12.39%) Risk Assessment
14 14 (12.39%) Risk Management
15 13 (11.50%) Security Operations
16 12 (10.62%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.77%) SQL
2 1 (0.88%) C
2 1 (0.88%) C#
2 1 (0.88%) C++
2 1 (0.88%) Java
2 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.88%) Perl
2 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (41.59%) CISSP
2 24 (21.24%) CISM
3 15 (13.27%) ISSAP
4 11 (9.73%) CISA
5 8 (7.08%) Degree
6 7 (6.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 5 (4.42%) SANS
8 4 (3.54%) CRISC
8 4 (3.54%) IISP
8 4 (3.54%) ISACA
8 4 (3.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.65%) CLAS
9 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.65%) GIAC
10 2 (1.77%) ISEB
10 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.88%) CCIE
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (88.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (43.36%) PCI DSS
3 21 (18.58%) COBIT
4 15 (13.27%) GDPR
5 8 (7.08%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (5.31%) ISO 31000
7 5 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 3 (2.65%) ISO 9001
9 3 (2.65%) NIST 800
9 3 (2.65%) SLA
10 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 19770
11 1 (0.88%) GPG13
11 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.77%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (2.65%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.77%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.77%) Nessus
3 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.88%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
3 1 (0.88%) Terraform
3 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) CA
2 8 (7.08%) Cisco
3 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
3 5 (4.42%) McAfee
4 4 (3.54%) IFS
4 4 (3.54%) Juniper
4 4 (3.54%) LogLogic
5 3 (2.65%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.77%) Alibaba
6 2 (1.77%) Apple
6 2 (1.77%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.77%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.77%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle
6 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.77%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.77%) Sybase
6 2 (1.77%) Varonis
6 2 (1.77%) VMware