Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 119 129
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 +41
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 42 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.39% 1.29% 1.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.82% 10.10% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 54
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £38,000 £27,050 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £54,875 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +5.32%

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 388 287 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 12.84% 12.74% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 253 223 271
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -12.82% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,050 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,200 £67,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.59% +4.55% -3.75%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 8 £70,000 +55.56% 1
Chester -3 5 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Knutsford - 5 - -
Crewe +2 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Wilmslow +14 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 31 (73.81%) CISSP
1 31 (73.81%) Information Security
2 30 (71.43%) CISM
3 23 (54.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (52.38%) Project Management
5 19 (45.24%) Risk Management
5 19 (45.24%) Data Security
6 18 (42.86%) Legal
6 18 (42.86%) Degree
6 18 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (40.48%) PCI DSS
7 17 (40.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (40.48%) CISA
8 16 (38.10%) Matrix Organization
9 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 15 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (35.71%) Data Analytics
9 15 (35.71%) Analytics
10 13 (30.95%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (26.19%) Finance
12 10 (23.81%) ITIL
13 8 (19.05%) Windows
13 8 (19.05%) GDPR
14 7 (16.67%) Supplier Management
14 7 (16.67%) CRISC
15 6 (14.29%) Unix
15 6 (14.29%) IT Audit
15 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 5 (11.90%) Security Monitoring
16 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2

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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.14%) IaaS
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.14%) PaaS
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) LAN
2 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) DNS
4 2 (4.76%) MPLS
4 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) NAS
5 1 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) VLAN
5 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) GIS
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (42.86%) Legal
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Law
5 3 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 3 (7.14%) Games
6 2 (4.76%) Advertising
6 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Security Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Information Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Information Security Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) IT Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Security Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) IT Security Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Information Officer
4 5 (11.90%) Information Security Officer
4 5 (11.90%) Security Officer
5 4 (9.52%) Information Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Audit Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Information Risk Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Contactless
1 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Information Security
2 23 (54.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (52.38%) Project Management
4 19 (45.24%) Data Security
4 19 (45.24%) Risk Management
5 18 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (40.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (38.10%) Matrix Organization
8 15 (35.71%) Analytics
8 15 (35.71%) Data Analytics
8 15 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 13 (30.95%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (23.81%) ITIL
11 7 (16.67%) Supplier Management
12 6 (14.29%) IT Audit
13 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
13 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
13 5 (11.90%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (73.81%) CISSP
2 30 (71.43%) CISM
3 18 (42.86%) Degree
4 17 (40.48%) CISA
5 7 (16.67%) CRISC
6 4 (9.52%) CEH
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (9.52%) CREST Certified
6 4 (9.52%) OSCP
6 4 (9.52%) Tigerscheme
7 3 (7.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 2 (4.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (4.76%) CCNA
8 2 (4.76%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (40.48%) PCI DSS
2 8 (19.05%) GDPR
3 6 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (7.14%) SLA
5 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
5 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) arcserve
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Sophos
4 2 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
5 1 (2.38%) Imperva
5 1 (2.38%) Mitel
5 1 (2.38%) Sage
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk
5 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard