Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 71 110
Rank change year-on-year -14 +39 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 26 54 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.96% 3.12% 2.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.62% 29.83% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 47
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -17.43% +45.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £25,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.66% +0.95% +10.53%

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 Kent with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 206 181 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.51% 10.47% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 185 155 260
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,450 £30,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,750 £62,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Kent

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Kent

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Kent over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Kent

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Chatham +12 10 £37,500 -
West Malling -8 2 £46,000 -3.16%
Maidstone +23 1 £62,500 +78.57%
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 21 (80.77%) Information Security
2 17 (65.38%) ITIL
3 16 (61.54%) GDPR
4 14 (53.85%) PCI DSS
5 13 (50.00%) Risk Management
6 12 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (46.15%) COBIT
6 12 (46.15%) Data Protection Act
6 12 (46.15%) Data Protection
7 11 (42.31%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (26.92%) Information Security Management
8 7 (26.92%) Security Management
8 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
9 6 (23.08%) Legal
9 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
10 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
10 5 (19.23%) ITSM
10 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
10 5 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (19.23%) Service Management
10 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
10 5 (19.23%) Change Management
11 4 (15.38%) Firewall
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) ISMS
12 3 (11.54%) Data Security
12 3 (11.54%) WAN
12 3 (11.54%) CISSP
12 3 (11.54%) Cisco

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) BGP
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.85%) MPLS
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) OSPF
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (23.08%) Legal
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
1 13 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) IT Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Change Manager
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Change Manager
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Information Officer
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
8 1 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.85%) IT Security Architect
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL Change Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Network Operations Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Information Security
2 17 (65.38%) ITIL
3 13 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 12 (46.15%) Data Protection
4 12 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (42.31%) Statistical Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) Information Security Management
6 7 (26.92%) Security Management
7 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
7 5 (19.23%) ITSM
7 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
7 5 (19.23%) Service Management
8 4 (15.38%) ISMS
9 3 (11.54%) Data Security
10 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
11 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) SSCP
3 1 (3.85%) CCDA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.85%) CRISC
3 1 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) GDPR
2 14 (53.85%) PCI DSS
3 12 (46.15%) COBIT
4 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
5 5 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (3.85%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.69%) VMware