Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 January 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 122 95
Rank change year-on-year +4 -27 +10
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 23 29 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.82% 0.91% 1.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% 10.00% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 31
Manchester median daily rate £625 £575 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +53.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £425 £340 £313
90th Percentile £670 £650 £465
North West median daily rate £500 £450 £414
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.70% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 299 290 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.60% 9.09% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 177 241
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +12.12%
10th Percentile £200 £246 £213
90th Percentile £638 £575 £495
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 5
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £30.50 £35.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.26% -12.88% +169.31%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.00 £17.45
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £21.68 £25.00 £25.12
% change year-on-year -13.29% -0.48% +43.54%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Rochdale - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor 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 contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 21 (91.30%) Information Security
2 16 (69.57%) CISSP
3 15 (65.22%) CESG
4 12 (52.17%) PCI DSS
5 10 (43.48%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (43.48%) TOGAF
6 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
6 9 (39.13%) SABSA
6 9 (39.13%) Security Architecture
6 9 (39.13%) ISSAP
6 9 (39.13%) COBIT
6 9 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (34.78%) Firewall
8 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
8 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
9 6 (26.09%) Malware Analysis
9 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (26.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 6 (26.09%) Node.js
9 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (26.09%) JSON
9 6 (26.09%) Open Source
9 6 (26.09%) Digital Forensics
9 6 (26.09%) CESG Infosec
9 6 (26.09%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
9 6 (26.09%) Security Management
9 6 (26.09%) Intranet
9 6 (26.09%) Project Management

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Intranet
2 6 (26.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (21.74%) FTP
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) MPLS
4 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.35%) Skype
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Designer
1 9 (39.13%) Security Designer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Security Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Security Operations Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Security
3 2 (8.70%) Information Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Security Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) JSON
1 6 (26.09%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) CESG
2 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.04%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (43.48%) TOGAF
3 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 9 (39.13%) SABSA
3 9 (39.13%) Security Architecture
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Data Protection
5 6 (26.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Digital Forensics
5 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
5 6 (26.09%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Open Source
5 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) Security Management
5 6 (26.09%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
5 6 (26.09%) Threat Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) COBOL
1 6 (26.09%) Java
1 6 (26.09%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) CISSP
2 9 (39.13%) ISSAP
3 4 (17.39%) GCED
3 4 (17.39%) GCFA
3 4 (17.39%) GCIA
3 4 (17.39%) GCIH
3 4 (17.39%) GIAC
3 4 (17.39%) GREM
3 4 (17.39%) GSEC
4 2 (8.70%) CISA
4 2 (8.70%) CISM
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) MCITP
5 1 (4.35%) MCTS
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) PCI DSS
2 9 (39.13%) COBIT
2 9 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (26.09%) CESG Infosec
3 6 (26.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (21.74%) GDPR
5 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
6 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
6 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) CA
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
2 1 (4.35%) Veeam