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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 99 162 116
Rank change year-on-year +63 -46 +13
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 221 54 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.17% 1.12% 1.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.21% 7.84% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 44 38
10th Percentile £40,500 £36,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £56,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.35% +26.11% -18.18%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £73,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 1,453 689 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.82% 14.24% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 567 346 280
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £60,563 £62,500 £56,563
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

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 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +39 103 £52,500 -12.50% 14
Hertfordshire +27 72 £70,000 +43.59% 8
Essex -8 48 £70,000 +64.71% 1
Bedfordshire -3 22 £52,500 -19.23%
Suffolk -2 15 £55,000 +107.55%
East Anglia - 1 £57,500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 175 (79.19%) Cyber Essentials
2 173 (78.28%) Information Security
3 162 (73.30%) Security Operations
4 161 (72.85%) Social Skills
5 156 (70.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 148 (66.97%) Finance
7 143 (64.71%) Public Sector
8 142 (64.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 140 (63.35%) Innovative Thinking
9 140 (63.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 140 (63.35%) Manufacturing
9 140 (63.35%) Life Science
10 54 (24.43%) Cybersecurity
11 37 (16.74%) CISSP
12 36 (16.29%) Microsoft
13 27 (12.22%) Security Cleared
14 26 (11.76%) Azure
14 26 (11.76%) ITIL
15 24 (10.86%) GDPR
16 23 (10.41%) Management Information System
17 21 (9.50%) NIST
18 20 (9.05%) Security Management
19 19 (8.60%) SIEM
20 18 (8.14%) Vulnerability Management
21 17 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
22 16 (7.24%) CISM
22 16 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
22 16 (7.24%) Security Operations Centre
23 15 (6.79%) Security Monitoring
23 15 (6.79%) Incident Response

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 7 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.81%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) assyst
2 1 (0.45%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.76%) Azure
2 17 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (5.88%) AWS
4 12 (5.43%) Mimecast
5 10 (4.52%) Azure Sentinel
6 5 (2.26%) GCP
6 5 (2.26%) SaaS
7 3 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon OpenSearch
8 1 (0.45%) Azure Key Vault
8 1 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.88%) Firewall
2 12 (5.43%) Broadband
3 9 (4.07%) DNS
4 7 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (3.17%) Network Security
5 6 (2.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.26%) VPN
7 4 (1.81%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (1.81%) VLAN
8 3 (1.36%) Internet
9 2 (0.90%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (0.90%) DHCP
9 2 (0.90%) HTTP
9 2 (0.90%) LAN
9 2 (0.90%) MPLS
9 2 (0.90%) SSL
10 1 (0.45%) DAB
10 1 (0.45%) SAN
10 1 (0.45%) WAN
10 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.90%) GIS
2 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.90%) MySQL
2 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.45%) DTS
3 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.45%) AppScan
2 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 161 (72.85%) Social Skills
2 148 (66.97%) Finance
3 143 (64.71%) Public Sector
4 140 (63.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 140 (63.35%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.81%) Legal
6 4 (1.81%) Organisational Skills
6 4 (1.81%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (1.36%) Law
7 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.90%) German Language
8 2 (0.90%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.45%) Fire and Rescue
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
9 1 (0.45%) Military
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 157 (71.04%) Analyst
2 155 (70.14%) Security Analyst
3 140 (63.35%) Information Analyst
3 140 (63.35%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (4.98%) Security Manager
5 10 (4.52%) Security Engineer
6 7 (3.17%) IT Analyst
6 7 (3.17%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (3.17%) Security Specialist
7 6 (2.71%) Contracts Manager
8 5 (2.26%) Head of Security
9 4 (1.81%) Architect
9 4 (1.81%) Head of Information
9 4 (1.81%) Head of Information Security
9 4 (1.81%) Implementation Manager
9 4 (1.81%) IT Engineer
9 4 (1.81%) IT Security Engineer
9 4 (1.81%) IT Technician
9 4 (1.81%) Senior IT Technician
9 4 (1.81%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.90%) .NET
2 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.45%) FHIR
Miscellaneous
1 140 (63.35%) Life Science
2 23 (10.41%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.24%) Security Operations Centre
4 14 (6.33%) Cyberattack
5 12 (5.43%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (2.71%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (2.26%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.26%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.81%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.36%) NHS
11 2 (0.90%) Cybercrime
11 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.45%) Legacy Systems
12 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.45%) PACS
12 1 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.43%) Windows
2 8 (3.62%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.26%) Linux
4 4 (1.81%) Kali Linux
4 4 (1.81%) Unix
4 4 (1.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (78.28%) Information Security
2 162 (73.30%) Security Operations
3 140 (63.35%) Innovative Thinking
4 54 (24.43%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (11.76%) ITIL
6 20 (9.05%) Security Management
7 19 (8.60%) SIEM
8 18 (8.14%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (6.79%) Incident Response
10 15 (6.79%) ISMS
10 15 (6.79%) Security Monitoring
11 14 (6.33%) Risk Management
12 13 (5.88%) Incident Management
12 13 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (4.52%) Information Assurance
14 10 (4.52%) Information Security Management
14 10 (4.52%) SOAR
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.17%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.71%) Python
2 6 (2.71%) SQL
3 1 (0.45%) C#
3 1 (0.45%) COBOL
3 1 (0.45%) Perl
3 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (16.74%) CISSP
2 27 (12.22%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.24%) CISM
4 14 (6.33%) DV Cleared
5 13 (5.88%) Degree
6 6 (2.71%) CISA
7 5 (2.26%) GIAC
8 4 (1.81%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (1.81%) ISACA
8 4 (1.81%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.36%) CCNP
9 3 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.36%) MCSE
9 3 (1.36%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.90%) CCNA
10 2 (0.90%) MCSA
11 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.45%) PMP
11 1 (0.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (79.19%) Cyber Essentials
2 156 (70.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 142 (64.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 24 (10.86%) GDPR
5 21 (9.50%) NIST
6 9 (4.07%) PCI DSS
7 8 (3.62%) Accessibility
8 7 (3.17%) GRC
9 4 (1.81%) NCSC
10 3 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.90%) GxP
11 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.90%) SLA
11 2 (0.90%) SOC 2
12 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.45%) IEC 62304
12 1 (0.45%) ISO 13485
12 1 (0.45%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.45%) Firmware
4 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (2.71%) CSIRT
2 4 (1.81%) vCenter Server
3 3 (1.36%) SCCM
3 3 (1.36%) WSUS
4 2 (0.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (0.90%) DatAdvantage
4 2 (0.90%) QRadar
4 2 (0.90%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.90%) vMotion
5 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 36 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.79%) Cisco
3 12 (5.43%) BT
4 9 (4.07%) Qualys
4 9 (4.07%) VMware
5 8 (3.62%) FireEye
6 6 (2.71%) Rapid7
6 6 (2.71%) ServiceNow
6 6 (2.71%) Splunk
7 5 (2.26%) Symantec
8 4 (1.81%) BMC
8 4 (1.81%) McAfee
8 4 (1.81%) Mitel
8 4 (1.81%) Palo Alto
8 4 (1.81%) Sophos
9 3 (1.36%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.36%) Citrix
9 3 (1.36%) Darktrace
9 3 (1.36%) NetWitness
9 3 (1.36%) Zscaler