Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 116 107
Rank change year-on-year -19 -9 +18
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 32 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.10% 1.65% 1.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.82% 14.71% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 34
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +27.78% -14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £69,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Cheshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 409 306 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.02% 11.22% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 274 197 203
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,150 £23,650 £23,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,150 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,751 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -3 7 £45,000 -33.33% 3
Wilmslow -2 4 £51,250 -
Chester -2 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Knutsford -7 2 - -
Crewe -9 2 £55,000 +18.28%
Macclesfield - 1 £62,500 -
Daresbury - 1 £22,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 21 (65.63%) Information Security
2 14 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 14 (43.75%) GDPR
3 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 8 (25.00%) CISM
6 8 (25.00%) CISSP
7 7 (21.88%) Project Management
7 7 (21.88%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 6 (18.75%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
8 6 (18.75%) Banking
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
8 6 (18.75%) Wealth Management
8 6 (18.75%) Legal
8 6 (18.75%) Firewall
8 6 (18.75%) Data Security
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
9 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
9 5 (15.63%) Analytics
10 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (12.50%) Data Protection

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) SMS
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) GIS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.13%) ProC
1 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Legal
3 3 (9.38%) Advertising
3 3 (9.38%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
1 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Security Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Information Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (18.75%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Compliance Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Head of IT
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) LINQ
2 1 (3.13%) RESTful
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Information Security
2 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.88%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) Data Security
5 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 6 (18.75%) Wealth Management
6 5 (15.63%) Analytics
6 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL
7 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.50%) Security Management
7 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Decision-Making
8 3 (9.38%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) C++
2 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CISM
1 8 (25.00%) CISSP
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
3 4 (12.50%) CISA
4 3 (9.38%) CSSLP
4 3 (9.38%) PMP
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
5 1 (3.13%) OSCP
5 1 (3.13%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) GDPR
2 6 (18.75%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
4 2 (6.25%) SLA
5 1 (3.13%) COBIT
5 1 (3.13%) ISO 22301
5 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
2 2 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle