Period
to 6 December 2019

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

ISO/IEC 27001
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 116 168
Rank change year-on-year -5 +52 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 114 154 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.13% 2.52% 1.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.23% 17.36% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 112 127 69
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £34,900
90th Percentile £88,500 £95,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -5.66%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 801 887 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.94% 14.49% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 587 636 609
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £86,100 £75,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 6 December 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -12 34 £65,000 - 7
Slough +36 22 £53,750 +0.94%
Maidenhead +14 19 £80,000 +45.45%
Bracknell +2 11 £67,500 +12.50% 4
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 74 (64.91%) Cybersecurity
2 65 (57.02%) Information Security
3 45 (39.47%) NIST
4 40 (35.09%) CISSP
5 34 (29.82%) Vulnerability Management
5 34 (29.82%) SIEM
6 33 (28.95%) CISM
7 32 (28.07%) Network Security
8 30 (26.32%) Firewall
9 29 (25.44%) Penetration Testing
10 28 (24.56%) Security Testing
10 28 (24.56%) Security Cleared
11 27 (23.68%) ITIL
11 27 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (21.93%) SC Cleared
13 22 (19.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 22 (19.30%) GDPR
14 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (15.79%) Data Protection
15 18 (15.79%) PCI DSS
15 18 (15.79%) COBIT
15 18 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (14.91%) Service Delivery
16 17 (14.91%) Data Security
16 17 (14.91%) Finance
16 17 (14.91%) Data Protection Act
16 17 (14.91%) Azure
17 16 (14.04%) TOGAF
17 16 (14.04%) IT Strategy
18 15 (13.16%) Legal

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (1.75%) Apache
1 2 (1.75%) Confluence
1 2 (1.75%) nginx
1 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.91%) Azure
2 7 (6.14%) Office 365
3 5 (4.39%) AWS
4 4 (3.51%) IaaS
4 4 (3.51%) PaaS
4 4 (3.51%) SaaS
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.75%) Route 53
5 2 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.88%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 32 (28.07%) Network Security
2 30 (26.32%) Firewall
3 11 (9.65%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.26%) LAN
4 6 (5.26%) WAN
5 4 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (3.51%) VPN
6 2 (1.75%) DNS
6 2 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (1.75%) SSL
7 1 (0.88%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.75%) Redis
2 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.75%) JIRA
2 2 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.75%) Subversion
2 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.88%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 15 (13.16%) Legal
2 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 13 (11.40%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Automotive
4 2 (1.75%) Law
4 2 (1.75%) Marketing
4 2 (1.75%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (20.18%) Security Engineer
2 18 (15.79%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 17 (14.91%) Information Security Engineer
4 15 (13.16%) Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Security Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Security Manager
5 14 (12.28%) Architect
5 14 (12.28%) Security Architect
6 11 (9.65%) IT Architect
6 11 (9.65%) IT Security Architect
7 10 (8.77%) Consultant
7 10 (8.77%) Information Analyst
7 10 (8.77%) Information Security Analyst
8 9 (7.89%) Head of Security
8 9 (7.89%) Security Consultant
9 8 (7.02%) Information Manager
9 8 (7.02%) Information Security Manager
10 6 (5.26%) Head of Operations
10 6 (5.26%) Security Specialist
10 6 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.65%) OAuth
1 11 (9.65%) OAuth2
1 11 (9.65%) OpenID
1 11 (9.65%) XACML
2 2 (1.75%) CSS
2 2 (1.75%) HTML
2 2 (1.75%) JSON
2 2 (1.75%) ModSecurity
2 2 (1.75%) REST
2 2 (1.75%) SOAP
3 1 (0.88%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.91%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (12.28%) Management Information System
4 13 (11.40%) PKI
5 11 (9.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (6.14%) Data Centre
6 7 (6.14%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (5.26%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.75%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.88%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.88%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) Linux
1 12 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.75%) CentOS
2 2 (1.75%) Mac OS
2 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (64.91%) Cybersecurity
2 65 (57.02%) Information Security
3 34 (29.82%) SIEM
3 34 (29.82%) Vulnerability Management
4 29 (25.44%) Penetration Testing
5 28 (24.56%) Security Testing
6 27 (23.68%) ITIL
6 27 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (15.79%) Data Protection
7 18 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (14.91%) Data Security
8 17 (14.91%) Service Delivery
9 16 (14.04%) IT Strategy
9 16 (14.04%) TOGAF
10 15 (13.16%) Security Architecture
11 14 (12.28%) DevOps
12 13 (11.40%) Risk Management
13 12 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (10.53%) OWASP
13 12 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
1 2 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (35.09%) CISSP
2 33 (28.95%) CISM
3 28 (24.56%) Security Cleared
4 25 (21.93%) SC Cleared
5 12 (10.53%) CEH
6 11 (9.65%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (9.65%) Degree
6 11 (9.65%) SANS
6 11 (9.65%) TOGAF Certification
7 10 (8.77%) GSEC
8 7 (6.14%) SSCP
9 6 (5.26%) CCNP
9 6 (5.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 5 (4.39%) MCP
10 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (2.63%) CRISC
12 2 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (39.47%) NIST
2 22 (19.30%) GDPR
2 22 (19.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (15.79%) COBIT
3 18 (15.79%) PCI DSS
4 13 (11.40%) ISO 22301
5 9 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (7.89%) ISO 9001
5 9 (7.89%) JSP 440
6 7 (6.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (3.51%) NCSC
7 4 (3.51%) NIST 800
7 4 (3.51%) SLA
8 2 (1.75%) RMADS
9 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.88%) PSD2
9 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Nessus
2 4 (3.51%) Nmap
3 2 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.75%) Terraform
4 1 (0.88%) QRadar
4 1 (0.88%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Cisco
3 6 (5.26%) Brocade
3 6 (5.26%) Fortinet
3 6 (5.26%) Huawei
3 6 (5.26%) Meraki
3 6 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
4 5 (4.39%) Qualys
5 3 (2.63%) Splunk
6 2 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.75%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.88%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Juniper
7 1 (0.88%) NetApp
7 1 (0.88%) Rapid7
7 1 (0.88%) SAP