Period
to 27 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 27 May 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 103 78
Rank change year-on-year +14 -25 +8
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 17 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.19% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.43% 3.48% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £175 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +142.86% -56.25% -33.33%
Scotland median daily rate £500 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +24.84% +0.13% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £60.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 163 201 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.41% 12.92% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 119 64
Glasgow median daily rate £408 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +4.17% +10.77%
10th Percentile £313 £168 £186
90th Percentile £630 £556 £484
Scotland median daily rate £400 £378 £358
% change year-on-year +5.96% +5.59% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.75 £21.73 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.72% +49.97% -
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.16 £13.97
90th Percentile £25.75 £50.90 £21.85
Scotland median hourly rate £23.00 £21.73 £23.00
% change year-on-year +5.84% -5.52% +61.46%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Glasgow

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Glasgow

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 11 (64.71%) CISSP
3 9 (52.94%) Legal
3 9 (52.94%) CISM
4 7 (41.18%) CISA
4 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
5 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
5 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (29.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (29.41%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
7 4 (23.53%) Security Management
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) COBIT
7 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Information Security Governance
8 3 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity Management
8 3 (17.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (17.65%) CASP
8 3 (17.65%) Data Privacy
8 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Broadband
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) SMTP
2 1 (5.88%) SNMP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Hudson
1 1 (5.88%) Metasploit
1 1 (5.88%) WinDbg
General
1 9 (52.94%) Legal
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Chief Information Officer
1 3 (17.65%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 3 (17.65%) Chief Security Officer
1 3 (17.65%) CIO
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Information Security Officer
1 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Security Officer
2 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Information Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Security Advisor
2 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Handset
3 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Kali Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Security Management
5 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
6 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (17.65%) Data Privacy
6 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (17.65%) Human Resource Management
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security Governance
6 3 (17.65%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Service Design
7 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CISSP
2 9 (52.94%) CISM
3 7 (41.18%) CISA
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (17.65%) CASP
6 3 (17.65%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) MCSE
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (5.88%) CCNA
8 1 (5.88%) CCNP
8 1 (5.88%) CCSP
8 1 (5.88%) CCVP
8 1 (5.88%) MCP
8 1 (5.88%) MCSA
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (29.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (23.53%) COBIT
3 3 (17.65%) NIST 800
4 2 (11.76%) SSAE 16
5 1 (5.88%) GDPR
5 1 (5.88%) HIPAA
5 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
5 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
5 1 (5.88%) PMO
5 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Avaya
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Dell
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Sonus
2 1 (5.88%) VMware