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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 68 93
Rank change year-on-year -17 +25  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 29 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.01% 2.08% 1.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.59% 23.53% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 31
Median salary £56,250 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -21.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,325
% change year-on-year -1.96% +12.52%  

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 148 85 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 10.26% 8.83% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 87 77 176
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -14.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -8 9 £65,000 +44.44%
Crewe - 6 £46,500 - 1
Knutsford - 5 - - 2
Chester +1 2 £42,000 +31.25%
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT 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 job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 25 (65.79%) Information Security
2 18 (47.37%) CISM
3 16 (42.11%) PCI DSS
4 12 (31.58%) CISSP
5 11 (28.95%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) CISA
6 9 (23.68%) SLA
6 9 (23.68%) Windows
6 9 (23.68%) ISMS
6 9 (23.68%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (23.68%) IT Strategy
7 8 (21.05%) Unix
8 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
8 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
8 7 (18.42%) IT Governance
8 7 (18.42%) Economics
8 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (18.42%) Demand Management
9 6 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (15.79%) Security Management
10 5 (13.16%) Data Security
10 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
10 5 (13.16%) Firewall
10 5 (13.16%) SQL
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (13.16%) Banking
10 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
10 5 (13.16%) Software Audit
10 5 (13.16%) Security Monitoring

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 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) MPLS
2 2 (5.26%) Network Security
2 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (5.26%) VoIP
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) GIS
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
2 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Law
4 2 (5.26%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Head of Security
2 6 (15.79%) Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Information Manager
3 4 (10.53%) IT Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) IT Manager
3 4 (10.53%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Risk Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Audit Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) CISSP Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Information Risk Manager
4 3 (7.89%) IT Audit Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Security Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Auditor
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security Auditor
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Contactless
2 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Information Security
2 9 (23.68%) ISMS
2 9 (23.68%) IT Strategy
2 9 (23.68%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Demand Management
3 7 (18.42%) Economics
3 7 (18.42%) IT Governance
3 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
4 6 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (15.79%) Security Management
5 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.16%) Data Security
5 5 (13.16%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (13.16%) Software Audit
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
7 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) CISM
2 12 (31.58%) CISSP
3 9 (23.68%) CISA
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (7.89%) CRISC
5 3 (7.89%) Degree
6 2 (5.26%) CCNA
6 2 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CEH
7 1 (2.63%) CISMP
7 1 (2.63%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.63%) OSCP
7 1 (2.63%) SANS
7 1 (2.63%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 9 (23.68%) SLA
3 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (7.89%) GDPR
5 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.63%) HIPAA
6 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) arcserve
4 2 (5.26%) Sophos
4 2 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) Avaya
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago