Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 169 158
Rank change year-on-year +74 -11 +19
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 247 128 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.39% 1.65% 1.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.36% 13.66% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 220 107 110
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 974 937 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.38% 12.10% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 810 699 723
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,225 £23,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Altrincham +31 71 £60,000 +16.50%
Stockport +18 18 £32,500 -40.91% 1
Wigan - 10 £35,500 - 1
Bolton +13 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Salford - 6 £46,250 -
Cheadle - 2 £25,000 -
Bury - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

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

1 186 (75.30%) Information Security
2 168 (68.02%) CISSP
3 149 (60.32%) Windows
4 137 (55.47%) Linux
5 133 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 121 (48.99%) Penetration Testing
6 121 (48.99%) SIEM
7 100 (40.49%) PCI DSS
8 98 (39.68%) Finance
9 94 (38.06%) Legal
9 94 (38.06%) GDPR
10 92 (37.25%) VMware
11 91 (36.84%) Network Security
12 90 (36.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 86 (34.82%) Management Information System
14 85 (34.41%) Security Management
15 84 (34.01%) Data Protection
16 83 (33.60%) Business Continuity
17 82 (33.20%) Active Directory
18 81 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 81 (32.79%) Degree
19 79 (31.98%) Risk Management
20 78 (31.58%) Due Diligence
21 76 (30.77%) CREST Certified
21 76 (30.77%) Incident Management
22 75 (30.36%) Cisco
22 75 (30.36%) Vulnerability Management
23 74 (29.96%) Mentoring
24 73 (29.55%) Risk Analysis
25 71 (28.74%) SQL

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (3.24%) IIS
1 8 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.21%) CMS
2 3 (1.21%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 58 (23.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 68 (27.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (25.10%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.48%) Office 365
4 6 (2.43%) GitHub
4 6 (2.43%) IaaS
5 4 (1.62%) PaaS
6 3 (1.21%) SaaS
7 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 91 (36.84%) Network Security
2 59 (23.89%) Wi-Fi
3 25 (10.12%) SAN
4 21 (8.50%) Firewall
5 13 (5.26%) DNS
6 10 (4.05%) DHCP
6 10 (4.05%) LAN
6 10 (4.05%) VoIP
6 10 (4.05%) WAN
7 8 (3.24%) SSL
8 7 (2.83%) Wireless
9 6 (2.43%) NAS
9 6 (2.43%) VPN
10 5 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.02%) MPLS
11 4 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.62%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.62%) IPsec
11 4 (1.62%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.62%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.64%) MySQL
1 9 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (2.02%) RDBMS
2 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.40%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Subversion
2 3 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.21%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (39.68%) Finance
2 94 (38.06%) Legal
3 9 (3.64%) Retail
4 6 (2.43%) Marketing
5 5 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.21%) Automotive
7 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.81%) Back Office
8 2 (0.81%) French Language
8 2 (0.81%) German Language
8 2 (0.81%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.81%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 93 (37.65%) Analyst
2 87 (35.22%) Security Manager
3 83 (33.60%) Security Analyst
4 80 (32.39%) Information Manager
4 80 (32.39%) Information Security Manager
5 71 (28.74%) Senior Analyst
6 66 (26.72%) IT Analyst
6 66 (26.72%) Senior Security Analyst
7 62 (25.10%) IT Security Analyst
8 61 (24.70%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 18 (7.29%) Information Analyst
9 18 (7.29%) Information Security Analyst
10 13 (5.26%) IT Manager
11 10 (4.05%) Security Specialist
12 9 (3.64%) Information Security Specialist
12 9 (3.64%) Information Specialist
12 9 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (2.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 7 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
14 5 (2.02%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.24%) .NET
2 5 (2.02%) .NET Framework
2 5 (2.02%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.62%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.21%) HTML
4 3 (1.21%) XML
5 2 (0.81%) OAuth
5 2 (0.81%) SAML
5 2 (0.81%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 86 (34.82%) Management Information System
2 58 (23.48%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 17 (6.88%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.07%) CESG
5 14 (5.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.02%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.02%) Clustering
6 5 (2.02%) Life Science
6 5 (2.02%) LIMS
7 4 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.62%) Replication
7 4 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.81%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.81%) Handset
9 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 149 (60.32%) Windows
2 137 (55.47%) Linux
3 21 (8.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.24%) Unix
4 8 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.83%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.43%) CentOS
6 6 (2.43%) Debian
7 3 (1.21%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (75.30%) Information Security
2 121 (48.99%) Penetration Testing
2 121 (48.99%) SIEM
3 90 (36.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 85 (34.41%) Security Management
5 84 (34.01%) Data Protection
6 83 (33.60%) Business Continuity
7 79 (31.98%) Risk Management
8 78 (31.58%) Due Diligence
9 76 (30.77%) Incident Management
10 75 (30.36%) Vulnerability Management
11 74 (29.96%) Mentoring
12 73 (29.55%) Risk Analysis
13 65 (26.32%) Web Development
14 59 (23.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 58 (23.48%) OWASP
15 58 (23.48%) Threat Analysis
16 57 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
17 56 (22.67%) Data Loss Prevention
18 39 (15.79%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (28.74%) SQL
2 6 (2.43%) Perl
2 6 (2.43%) PHP
2 6 (2.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.43%) Python
2 6 (2.43%) Ruby
2 6 (2.43%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.02%) C#
Qualifications
1 168 (68.02%) CISSP
2 81 (32.79%) Degree
3 76 (30.77%) CREST Certified
4 66 (26.72%) SANS
5 56 (22.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 56 (22.67%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (14.17%) CISA
7 18 (7.29%) CISM
8 6 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (2.02%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (1.62%) MCITP
10 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.21%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 3 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.81%) GCIA
12 2 (0.81%) MCSE
12 2 (0.81%) MCTS
12 2 (0.81%) SSCP
13 1 (0.40%) GSLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (40.49%) PCI DSS
2 94 (38.06%) GDPR
3 12 (4.86%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (4.45%) ISO 9001
5 8 (3.24%) ISO 22301
6 7 (2.83%) SLA
7 6 (2.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (2.02%) Data Quality
9 3 (1.21%) ISO 14001
9 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.40%) COBIT
11 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 82 (33.20%) Active Directory
2 81 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.83%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.81%) vSphere
5 2 (0.81%) XenApp
5 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (3.64%) Puppet
2 8 (3.24%) Ansible
3 5 (2.02%) Nagios
4 2 (0.81%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 2 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.81%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 133 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 92 (37.25%) VMware
3 75 (30.36%) Cisco
4 15 (6.07%) Citrix
5 6 (2.43%) Apple
5 6 (2.43%) HP
5 6 (2.43%) Ivanti
5 6 (2.43%) Nimble Storage
5 6 (2.43%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.02%) Dell
6 5 (2.02%) IBM
6 5 (2.02%) Oracle
6 5 (2.02%) SolarWinds
7 4 (1.62%) Juniper
8 3 (1.21%) Avaya
8 3 (1.21%) Meraki
8 3 (1.21%) Veeam
9 2 (0.81%) Darktrace
9 2 (0.81%) Splunk
9 2 (0.81%) Wyse