Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 141 108
Rank change year-on-year +8 -33 +67
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 80 74 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.87% 1.77% 2.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.84% 13.99% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 94
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £61,575
East of England median annual salary £54,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.09% +27.78% -8.16%

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 505 529 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.77% 12.69% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 390 432 522
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,850 £24,275
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +5.88%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 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
Stevenage - 31 £47,500 - 1
Hatfield -26 10 £47,500 -32.14% 4
Watford - 8 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -37 5 - -
Rickmansworth - 4 £75,000 -
Royston - 4 £35,000 -
St Albans - 4 - - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 66 (82.50%) Information Security
2 50 (62.50%) SIEM
3 46 (57.50%) PCI DSS
4 45 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
5 41 (51.25%) GDPR
6 36 (45.00%) Firewall
7 35 (43.75%) Security Operations
8 32 (40.00%) Network Security
9 31 (38.75%) Degree
9 31 (38.75%) CISM
9 31 (38.75%) CISSP
10 30 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
11 25 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
11 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
12 23 (28.75%) Windows
12 23 (28.75%) Management Information System
13 18 (22.50%) Linux
13 18 (22.50%) ITIL
14 17 (21.25%) Risk Management
15 16 (20.00%) Security Management
16 14 (17.50%) ISMS
16 14 (17.50%) Unix
16 14 (17.50%) Security Architecture
17 12 (15.00%) Active Directory
18 11 (13.75%) Information Security Management
18 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
18 11 (13.75%) SaaS
18 11 (13.75%) Patch Management
19 10 (12.50%) ISO 22301
19 10 (12.50%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) SaaS
2 7 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.25%) Office 365
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 36 (45.00%) Firewall
2 32 (40.00%) Network Security
3 5 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.25%) DHCP
5 1 (1.25%) DKIM
5 1 (1.25%) DMARC
5 1 (1.25%) DNS
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) GIS
2 1 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
1 5 (6.25%) Retail
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Security Manager
2 22 (27.50%) Team Leader
3 15 (18.75%) Information Manager
3 15 (18.75%) Information Security Manager
4 10 (12.50%) Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Security Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Head of Security
7 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Product Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Security Product Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
8 4 (5.00%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Information Officer
8 4 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 23 (28.75%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.50%) Cyberattack
7 2 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Windows
2 18 (22.50%) Linux
3 14 (17.50%) Unix
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (82.50%) Information Security
2 50 (62.50%) SIEM
3 45 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
4 35 (43.75%) Security Operations
5 18 (22.50%) ITIL
6 17 (21.25%) Risk Management
7 16 (20.00%) Security Management
8 14 (17.50%) ISMS
8 14 (17.50%) Security Architecture
9 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
9 11 (13.75%) Information Security Management
9 11 (13.75%) Patch Management
10 9 (11.25%) Cryptography
10 9 (11.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (10.00%) Project Management
12 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (7.50%) Change Control
13 6 (7.50%) Information Security Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (38.75%) CISM
1 31 (38.75%) CISSP
1 31 (38.75%) Degree
2 25 (31.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (8.75%) CISA
3 7 (8.75%) CRISC
4 4 (5.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.00%) GSLC
5 3 (3.75%) CCNA
5 3 (3.75%) GIAC
6 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.25%) CCIE Security
7 1 (1.25%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.25%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.25%) MCITP
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.25%) SANS
7 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (57.50%) PCI DSS
2 41 (51.25%) GDPR
3 10 (12.50%) ISO 22301
4 9 (11.25%) COBIT
5 5 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (3.75%) SLA
7 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (1.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (1.25%) QA
8 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.50%) vSphere
4 3 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Ansible
1 4 (5.00%) Puppet
1 4 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) Nagios
2 2 (2.50%) Nessus
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.50%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.25%) CASB
3 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.25%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) LogRhythm
2 9 (11.25%) Sophos
3 7 (8.75%) VMware
4 5 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.25%) Forcepoint
5 4 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.50%) Splunk
6 2 (2.50%) Symantec
6 2 (2.50%) TOWER Software
6 2 (2.50%) Zscaler
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco
7 1 (1.25%) Juniper
7 1 (1.25%) McAfee