Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 144 137
Rank change year-on-year +85 -7 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 119 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.10% 1.60% 1.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.98% 14.07% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 82 62 53
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -17.39% +27.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £94,875 £74,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +16.67%

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 458 526 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.78% 11.37% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 321 416 465
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 16 July 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 16 July 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
Hatfield +57 29 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Watford +23 19 £47,500 -12.84%
Harpenden - 19 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead +20 16 £48,750 -2.50% 2
St Albans - 5 £35,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +26 4 - -
Stevenage -10 3 £67,500 +42.11%
Royston -4 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 65 (54.62%) PCI DSS
2 47 (39.50%) ITIL
2 47 (39.50%) Information Security
3 34 (28.57%) VMware
3 34 (28.57%) Linux
3 34 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 33 (27.73%) CISSP
5 31 (26.05%) Windows
6 27 (22.69%) Security Management
7 26 (21.85%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (21.01%) SaaS
9 24 (20.17%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (20.17%) GDPR
10 23 (19.33%) CISM
11 22 (18.49%) Management Information System
11 22 (18.49%) Risk Management
12 21 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 21 (17.65%) PowerShell
12 21 (17.65%) Information Assurance
12 21 (17.65%) Security Operations
13 20 (16.81%) DevOps
13 20 (16.81%) ISMS
13 20 (16.81%) Penetration Testing
13 20 (16.81%) Incident Management
13 20 (16.81%) Cisco
14 19 (15.97%) DNS
14 19 (15.97%) Network Security
14 19 (15.97%) IaaS
14 19 (15.97%) Records Management
15 18 (15.13%) SIEM

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 5 (4.20%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.01%) SaaS
2 19 (15.97%) IaaS
3 15 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.56%) Office 365
5 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.97%) DNS
1 19 (15.97%) Network Security
2 16 (13.45%) SNMP
3 15 (12.61%) Firewall
4 13 (10.92%) HTTP
4 13 (10.92%) SAN
4 13 (10.92%) SMTP
5 9 (7.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (5.88%) DHCP
7 6 (5.04%) MPLS
8 5 (4.20%) BIG-IP
8 5 (4.20%) IP Telephony
8 5 (4.20%) LAN
8 5 (4.20%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (4.20%) VLAN
9 4 (3.36%) WAN
10 2 (1.68%) BGP
10 2 (1.68%) OSPF
10 2 (1.68%) RIP
10 2 (1.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) MySQL
2 13 (10.92%) MariaDB
3 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.68%) GIS
6 1 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (5.88%) Finance
1 7 (5.88%) Legal
2 5 (4.20%) Electronics
3 4 (3.36%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) French Language
4 2 (1.68%) German Language
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (16.81%) Consultant
2 16 (13.45%) Security Consultant
2 16 (13.45%) Security Manager
3 15 (12.61%) Information Manager
3 15 (12.61%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (12.61%) Security Engineer
4 13 (10.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.92%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (10.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 11 (9.24%) Network Consultant
5 11 (9.24%) Network Security Consultant
5 11 (9.24%) Senior Security Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Information Officer
6 10 (8.40%) Information Security Officer
6 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Security Officer
7 8 (6.72%) IT Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.92%) LDAP
2 4 (3.36%) OAuth
2 4 (3.36%) OAuth2
2 4 (3.36%) OpenID
2 4 (3.36%) XACML
3 3 (2.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.92%) Replication
3 6 (5.04%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (5.04%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.36%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.68%) CESG
7 1 (0.84%) BYOD
7 1 (0.84%) CMDB
7 1 (0.84%) e-Health
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) PKI
7 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.57%) Linux
2 31 (26.05%) Windows
3 17 (14.29%) CentOS
3 17 (14.29%) Debian
4 13 (10.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.84%) Android
7 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.84%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.50%) Information Security
1 47 (39.50%) ITIL
2 27 (22.69%) Security Management
3 26 (21.85%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (20.17%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (18.49%) Risk Management
6 21 (17.65%) Information Assurance
6 21 (17.65%) Security Operations
7 20 (16.81%) DevOps
7 20 (16.81%) Incident Management
7 20 (16.81%) ISMS
7 20 (16.81%) Penetration Testing
8 19 (15.97%) Records Management
9 18 (15.13%) SIEM
10 17 (14.29%) Decision-Making
10 17 (14.29%) Information Security Management
11 15 (12.61%) Business Continuity
11 15 (12.61%) Information Security Governance
12 12 (10.08%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (10.08%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 17 (14.29%) Python
3 13 (10.92%) Perl
4 9 (7.56%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.04%) Java
5 6 (5.04%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.20%) SQL
7 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (27.73%) CISSP
2 23 (19.33%) CISM
3 13 (10.92%) LPIC
3 13 (10.92%) RHCE
3 13 (10.92%) RHCT
4 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.88%) Degree
7 6 (5.04%) CEH
7 6 (5.04%) GSLC
8 5 (4.20%) CISA
8 5 (4.20%) MCSA
8 5 (4.20%) MCSE
8 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (3.36%) CCNA
9 4 (3.36%) CREST Certified
9 4 (3.36%) FFIEC
10 3 (2.52%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (54.62%) PCI DSS
2 34 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 24 (20.17%) GDPR
4 15 (12.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (10.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 11 (9.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (8.40%) HIPAA
8 7 (5.88%) COBIT
9 6 (5.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 5 (4.20%) ISO 9001
10 5 (4.20%) NIST
10 5 (4.20%) PMO
11 4 (3.36%) ISO 22301
11 4 (3.36%) ITGC
11 4 (3.36%) SLA
12 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.04%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (4.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.20%) vSphere
4 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (14.29%) Puppet
2 11 (9.24%) CASB
2 11 (9.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (4.20%) SCCM
3 5 (4.20%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.36%) Nagios
4 4 (3.36%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.52%) Nmap
6 1 (0.84%) Ansible
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.84%) Nessus
6 1 (0.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (28.57%) VMware
2 21 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.81%) Cisco
4 13 (10.92%) Red Hat
5 11 (9.24%) McAfee
5 11 (9.24%) Symantec
5 11 (9.24%) Trend Micro
6 6 (5.04%) Aruba
6 6 (5.04%) F5
6 6 (5.04%) HP
6 6 (5.04%) NetApp
6 6 (5.04%) Qualys
6 6 (5.04%) Veracode
7 5 (4.20%) Dell
7 5 (4.20%) Meraki
7 5 (4.20%) Mitel
7 5 (4.20%) SonicWALL
7 5 (4.20%) Veeam
8 4 (3.36%) New Relic
9 2 (1.68%) CyberArk