The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 97 87
Rank change year-on-year +37 -10  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 30 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.97% 0.74% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.00% 4.60% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 13
Median salary £42,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% -4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.77% +10.52%  

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 Essex with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 125 174 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 12.39% 16.20% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 92 111 133
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Essex.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Essex

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Essex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Essex

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Chelmsford - 13 £43,000 -
Colchester - 1 £23,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £33,300 -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 35 (97.22%) Information Security
2 33 (91.67%) CISSP
2 33 (91.67%) CISM
3 28 (77.78%) Risk Management
4 27 (75.00%) Information Security Management
4 27 (75.00%) Security Management
4 27 (75.00%) CISA
5 24 (66.67%) Legal
5 24 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
6 23 (63.89%) Service Delivery
7 16 (44.44%) Data Protection
7 16 (44.44%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (11.11%) BCP
9 4 (11.11%) Windows
9 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.11%) Data Security
10 3 (8.33%) Nessus
10 3 (8.33%) SQL
10 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (8.33%) Network Security
10 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
11 2 (5.56%) Patch Management
11 2 (5.56%) Threat Analysis
11 2 (5.56%) Threat Management
11 2 (5.56%) Finance
12 1 (2.78%) Security+ Certification

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (2.78%) IIS
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
General
1 24 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Analyst
2 30 (83.33%) Security Analyst
3 29 (80.56%) Information Analyst
3 29 (80.56%) Information Security Analyst
4 24 (66.67%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) ICT Officer
5 4 (11.11%) Security Officer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Governance Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance Leader
7 1 (2.78%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Information Security
2 28 (77.78%) Risk Management
3 27 (75.00%) Information Security Management
3 27 (75.00%) Security Management
4 24 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
5 23 (63.89%) Service Delivery
6 16 (44.44%) Data Protection
7 10 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.11%) BCP
8 4 (11.11%) Data Security
9 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
10 2 (5.56%) Patch Management
10 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Threat Analysis
10 2 (5.56%) Threat Management
11 1 (2.78%) Data Governance
11 1 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (91.67%) CISM
1 33 (91.67%) CISSP
2 27 (75.00%) CISA
3 1 (2.78%) CEH
3 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.78%) IISP
3 1 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Nessus
2 1 (2.78%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL