Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 122 117
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +21
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 31 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.16% 1.70% 1.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.85% 13.75% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 23
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,400 £37,500 £26,300
90th Percentile £65,750 £70,000 £56,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

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 395 349 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.78% 12.37% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 262 218 219
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +32.31% -13.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £21,850
90th Percentile £77,375 £67,500 £63,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +5.26%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +8 10 £62,500 -10.71% 4
Runcorn - 5 £50,000 -
Chester +1 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Crewe +5 2 £55,000 -
Knutsford +8 1 - -
Wilmslow -6 1 £60,000 - 1
Winsford - 1 £23,000 - 1
Daresbury - 1 £22,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 20 (64.52%) Information Security
2 15 (48.39%) GDPR
3 11 (35.48%) CISSP
4 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (32.26%) CISM
5 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
6 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
6 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (22.58%) PCI DSS
7 7 (22.58%) CEH
7 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Finance
7 7 (22.58%) Firewall
7 7 (22.58%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (19.35%) CISA
8 6 (19.35%) Windows
8 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
8 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (16.13%) OWASP
9 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (16.13%) Data Security
10 4 (12.90%) Legal
10 4 (12.90%) SQL
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL
10 4 (12.90%) Cisco
10 4 (12.90%) SIEM
10 4 (12.90%) Analytics

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 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) SMS
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.23%) ProC
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
3 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Security Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Security Manager
3 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Information Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Information Officer
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (12.90%) Security Officer
5 3 (9.68%) Head of Security
5 3 (9.68%) Information Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (9.68%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) Head of IT
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Compliance Officer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) LINQ
2 1 (3.23%) OAuth
2 1 (3.23%) OpenID
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) SAML
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
4 7 (22.58%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.13%) Data Security
6 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance
6 5 (16.13%) OWASP
7 4 (12.90%) Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) SIEM
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.68%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) CISSP
2 10 (32.26%) CISM
3 7 (22.58%) CEH
4 6 (19.35%) CISA
5 4 (12.90%) CREST Certified
5 4 (12.90%) OSCP
5 4 (12.90%) Tigerscheme
6 3 (9.68%) Degree
6 3 (9.68%) SSCP
7 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
8 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) GDPR
2 7 (22.58%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (22.58%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.68%) QA
4 2 (6.45%) SLA
5 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) MaaS360
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Sophos