Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 134 135
Rank change year-on-year +21 +1 +28
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 85 85 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.38% 1.90% 1.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.85% 14.91% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 80 69
Hertfordshire median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +36.84% -20.83%
10th Percentile £43,750 £32,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -10.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 451 570 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.65% 12.77% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 345 466 497
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Hertfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Hertfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Hertfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Watford -10 17 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Welwyn Garden City 0 16 - -
Hatfield +19 8 £72,500 +11.54% 4
Stevenage - 8 £54,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 4 £75,000 +15.38% 1
St Albans - 4 - -
Hitchin -3 1 £55,000 +13.40%
Letchworth - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 71 (83.53%) Information Security
2 45 (52.94%) PCI DSS
3 43 (50.59%) CISSP
4 41 (48.24%) CISM
4 41 (48.24%) GDPR
5 40 (47.06%) SIEM
6 34 (40.00%) ITIL
7 33 (38.82%) Windows
8 30 (35.29%) Management Information System
8 30 (35.29%) Security Operations
9 28 (32.94%) Linux
10 25 (29.41%) Risk Management
11 24 (28.24%) Cybersecurity
12 21 (24.71%) ISO 22301
12 21 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
13 20 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
13 20 (23.53%) Decision-Making
14 19 (22.35%) Business Continuity
14 19 (22.35%) Unix
14 19 (22.35%) Security Architecture
15 18 (21.18%) SaaS
15 18 (21.18%) Firewall
15 18 (21.18%) Security Management
16 17 (20.00%) CISA
16 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
17 16 (18.82%) Identity Access Management
17 16 (18.82%) Patch Management
17 16 (18.82%) LogRhythm
17 16 (18.82%) Cryptography

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (7.06%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.35%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.18%) SaaS
3 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.24%) Office 365
5 3 (3.53%) Apigee
5 3 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) Firewall
2 12 (14.12%) Network Security
3 6 (7.06%) DHCP
3 6 (7.06%) Skype
4 5 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (4.71%) DNS
5 4 (4.71%) LAN
6 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.35%) VoIP
6 2 (2.35%) WAN
6 2 (2.35%) Wireless
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (1.18%) DKIM
7 1 (1.18%) DMARC
7 1 (1.18%) DMZ
7 1 (1.18%) VLAN
7 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) Big Data
1 4 (4.71%) MySQL
2 3 (3.53%) Couchbase
2 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.53%) Redis
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) JIRA
General
1 8 (9.41%) Legal
2 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Security Manager
2 24 (28.24%) Information Manager
2 24 (28.24%) Information Security Manager
3 13 (15.29%) Architect
4 12 (14.12%) Security Architect
5 9 (10.59%) Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Supplier Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.71%) Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Information Officer
7 4 (4.71%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (4.71%) IT Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Security Officer
8 3 (3.53%) Compliance Officer
8 3 (3.53%) Information Security Compliance Officer
8 3 (3.53%) IT Security Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Security Compliance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) OAuth
1 12 (14.12%) OAuth2
1 12 (14.12%) OpenID
1 12 (14.12%) XACML
2 3 (3.53%) Lucene
2 3 (3.53%) REST
2 3 (3.53%) Web Services
3 2 (2.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 17 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.06%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.88%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.71%) Life Science
6 4 (4.71%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.53%) Social Media
8 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.35%) BYOD
8 2 (2.35%) CESG
8 2 (2.35%) Handset
9 1 (1.18%) PKI
9 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.82%) Windows
2 28 (32.94%) Linux
3 19 (22.35%) Unix
4 4 (4.71%) Android
4 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.71%) Windows 10
4 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.53%) VMS
6 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (83.53%) Information Security
2 40 (47.06%) SIEM
3 34 (40.00%) ITIL
4 30 (35.29%) Security Operations
5 25 (29.41%) Risk Management
6 24 (28.24%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (23.53%) Decision-Making
7 20 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (22.35%) Business Continuity
8 19 (22.35%) Security Architecture
9 18 (21.18%) Security Management
10 16 (18.82%) Cryptography
10 16 (18.82%) Identity Access Management
10 16 (18.82%) Patch Management
11 15 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (17.65%) Incident Management
12 13 (15.29%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (14.12%) OWASP
14 11 (12.94%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 11 (12.94%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) PHP
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) C
2 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (50.59%) CISSP
2 41 (48.24%) CISM
3 17 (20.00%) CISA
4 13 (15.29%) Degree
5 12 (14.12%) CRISC
6 5 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (4.71%) CGEIT
7 4 (4.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (4.71%) MBA
7 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.71%) MOS
7 4 (4.71%) SANS
8 3 (3.53%) GIAC
9 2 (2.35%) CISMP
9 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (1.18%) GPEN
10 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (52.94%) PCI DSS
2 41 (48.24%) GDPR
3 21 (24.71%) ISO 22301
4 11 (12.94%) COBIT
5 7 (8.24%) SLA
6 6 (7.06%) HIPAA
7 5 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (4.71%) GxP
9 3 (3.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (1.18%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (1.18%) GPG13
10 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) Firmware
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Docker
4 2 (2.35%) BitLocker
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) RSA Archer
2 3 (3.53%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.35%) Ansible
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) Puppet
3 2 (2.35%) SCCM
3 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.18%) CASB
4 1 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.18%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) LogRhythm
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.06%) Splunk
4 4 (4.71%) Apple
4 4 (4.71%) Forcepoint
4 4 (4.71%) Fortinet
4 4 (4.71%) McAfee
4 4 (4.71%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.71%) VMware
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco
5 3 (3.53%) Sophos
6 2 (2.35%) Dell
6 2 (2.35%) Juniper
6 2 (2.35%) Mitel
6 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.35%) Symantec
7 1 (1.18%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.18%) Citrix
7 1 (1.18%) Twobo