Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 112 125
Rank change year-on-year -62 +13 +86
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 54 24 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.02% 1.26% 2.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.61% 9.92% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 124
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £30,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £40,000 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year +31.25% -25.58% -0.46%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £78,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 817 242 1,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.37% 12.70% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 355 188 824
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,347
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £59,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 28 September 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -52 16 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Hertfordshire -62 15 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Essex -2 11 £46,250 +32.14% 6
Bedfordshire -20 5 £65,000 -10.34%
Suffolk - 4 £26,500 - 1
Norfolk - 3 £57,500 - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 34 (62.96%) Information Security
2 16 (29.63%) Azure
3 13 (24.07%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (24.07%) Security Management
3 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (20.37%) GDPR
5 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (20.37%) ISMS
5 11 (20.37%) PCI DSS
5 11 (20.37%) Project Management
5 11 (20.37%) ISO 9001
5 11 (20.37%) Windows
6 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
6 10 (18.52%) Firewall
6 10 (18.52%) Information Security Management
6 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
6 10 (18.52%) CISSP
6 10 (18.52%) Social Skills
6 10 (18.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 9 (16.67%) SIEM
8 8 (14.81%) Linux
8 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (14.81%) Data Protection
8 8 (14.81%) Internal Audit
8 8 (14.81%) Windows Server
9 7 (12.96%) Security Operations
9 7 (12.96%) Identity Access Management
9 7 (12.96%) Security Monitoring
9 7 (12.96%) Due Diligence

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) nginx
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) Azure
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (7.41%) AWS
4 2 (3.70%) PaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) IaaS
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.85%) Softphone
4 1 (1.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.52%) Social Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (9.26%) Legal
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Automotive
5 2 (3.70%) Billing
5 2 (3.70%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.85%) Back Office
6 1 (1.85%) Finance
6 1 (1.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Information Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Information Security Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Security Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Security Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) IT Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Data Protection Officer
8 3 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) LAMP
1 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.56%) Life Science
5 2 (3.70%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) PMI
6 1 (1.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.26%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Information Security
2 13 (24.07%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (24.07%) Security Management
3 11 (20.37%) ISMS
3 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (20.37%) Project Management
4 10 (18.52%) Information Security Management
4 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 9 (16.67%) SIEM
6 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.81%) Data Protection
6 8 (14.81%) Internal Audit
7 7 (12.96%) Due Diligence
7 7 (12.96%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (12.96%) Incident Management
7 7 (12.96%) ITIL
7 7 (12.96%) Process Improvement
7 7 (12.96%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (12.96%) Security Operations
8 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) PHP
2 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) CISSP
2 6 (11.11%) CISA
2 6 (11.11%) CISM
3 4 (7.41%) CISMP
3 4 (7.41%) ISEB
4 3 (5.56%) CEH
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) ISACA
4 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (3.70%) CCSP
5 2 (3.70%) Degree
5 2 (3.70%) PMP
5 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) CCNA
6 1 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.85%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
2 11 (20.37%) GDPR
2 11 (20.37%) ISO 9001
2 11 (20.37%) PCI DSS
3 10 (18.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (5.56%) ISO 14001
5 3 (5.56%) ISO 22301
5 3 (5.56%) NIST
6 2 (3.70%) GRC
7 1 (1.85%) IASME
7 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.85%) NCSC
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Nessus
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco
2 6 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (9.26%) Rapid7
3 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com