Period
to 28 November 2021

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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 155 122 169
Rank change year-on-year -33 +47 -99
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 94 42 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.65% 1.50% 1.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.64% 12.73% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 75
10th Percentile £33,625 £39,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,700 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.42% +14.25% -6.00%
75th Percentile £71,875 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £70,000 £70,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,250 £50,500
% change year-on-year +9.45% -0.50% +1.00%

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 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 642 330 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.30% 11.76% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 400 299 549
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £34,506
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £61,750 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

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 28 November 2021. 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
Salford -7 2 £43,500 -18.99% 4
Rochdale - 1 £45,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, 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 48 (51.06%) Cyber Essentials
2 45 (47.87%) NIST
2 45 (47.87%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (45.74%) GDPR
3 43 (45.74%) Risk Management
4 42 (44.68%) Social Skills
5 41 (43.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 38 (40.43%) Security Management
6 38 (40.43%) Management Information System
7 37 (39.36%) ISMS
8 36 (38.30%) Data Protection
9 34 (36.17%) Information Security
10 33 (35.11%) SIEM
11 32 (34.04%) Vulnerability Management
11 32 (34.04%) Smart Meter
11 32 (34.04%) Security Cleared
11 32 (34.04%) Police
12 29 (30.85%) Security Testing
13 28 (29.79%) Cyber Assurance
14 27 (28.72%) Threat Analysis
14 27 (28.72%) Fraud Detection
14 27 (28.72%) Regulatory Compliance
14 27 (28.72%) Identity Management
15 26 (27.66%) Change Management
16 23 (24.47%) CISSP
17 17 (18.09%) CISM
18 16 (17.02%) Risk Assessment
19 15 (15.96%) PCI DSS
20 13 (13.83%) Business Continuity
21 12 (12.77%) Information Security Management

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 (8.51%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) SaaS
2 8 (8.51%) AWS
3 7 (7.45%) Azure
4 6 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.38%) Amazon ECS
4 6 (6.38%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (6.38%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (6.38%) Serverless
5 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.19%) IaaS
5 3 (3.19%) PaaS
6 1 (1.06%) Azure Sentinel
6 1 (1.06%) GCP
6 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) Firewall
2 7 (7.45%) DNS
3 6 (6.38%) IP Telephony
3 6 (6.38%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.13%) Internet
4 2 (2.13%) Network Security
4 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.06%) AMQP
5 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (44.68%) Social Skills
2 32 (34.04%) Police
3 10 (10.64%) Finance
4 8 (8.51%) Legal
5 7 (7.45%) Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.19%) Automotive
7 2 (2.13%) Influencing Skills
7 2 (2.13%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (2.13%) Retail
7 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.06%) Advertising
8 1 (1.06%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.06%) Games
8 1 (1.06%) Law
8 1 (1.06%) Marketing
8 1 (1.06%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 32 (34.04%) Consultant
2 30 (31.91%) Security Consultant
3 27 (28.72%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 11 (11.70%) Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Architect
5 9 (9.57%) Security Manager
6 8 (8.51%) Security Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Security Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Information Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (6.38%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (6.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Senior IT Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Information Officer
9 5 (5.32%) Information Security Officer
9 5 (5.32%) Security Officer
10 3 (3.19%) Information Security Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) LDAP
2 2 (2.13%) REST
3 1 (1.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.06%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.06%) CakePHP
3 1 (1.06%) Django
3 1 (1.06%) EDI
3 1 (1.06%) Flask
3 1 (1.06%) JSON
3 1 (1.06%) Laravel
3 1 (1.06%) SOAP
3 1 (1.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.43%) Management Information System
2 32 (34.04%) Smart Meter
3 6 (6.38%) iPhone
4 2 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) SCORM
5 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Linux
1 7 (7.45%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Windows 10
2 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (47.87%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (45.74%) Risk Management
3 38 (40.43%) Security Management
4 37 (39.36%) ISMS
5 36 (38.30%) Data Protection
6 34 (36.17%) Information Security
7 33 (35.11%) SIEM
8 32 (34.04%) Vulnerability Management
9 29 (30.85%) Security Testing
10 28 (29.79%) Cyber Assurance
11 27 (28.72%) Fraud Detection
11 27 (28.72%) Identity Management
11 27 (28.72%) Regulatory Compliance
11 27 (28.72%) Threat Analysis
12 26 (27.66%) Change Management
13 16 (17.02%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (13.83%) Business Continuity
15 12 (12.77%) Information Security Management
15 12 (12.77%) ITIL
16 11 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.06%) C#
1 1 (1.06%) Go
1 1 (1.06%) Perl
1 1 (1.06%) PHP
1 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.06%) Python
1 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (34.04%) Security Cleared
2 23 (24.47%) CISSP
3 17 (18.09%) CISM
4 5 (5.32%) DBS Check
4 5 (5.32%) Degree
4 5 (5.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (2.13%) CCSP
6 2 (2.13%) CEH
6 2 (2.13%) CISA
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.13%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.06%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.06%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.06%) CRISC
7 1 (1.06%) GIAC
7 1 (1.06%) IISP
7 1 (1.06%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 1 (1.06%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (51.06%) Cyber Essentials
2 45 (47.87%) NIST
3 43 (45.74%) GDPR
4 41 (43.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 15 (15.96%) PCI DSS
6 10 (10.64%) ISO 22301
7 8 (8.51%) GRC
7 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (8.51%) SLA
8 5 (5.32%) COBIT
8 5 (5.32%) ISAE 3402
8 5 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (4.26%) ISO 9001
9 4 (4.26%) NCSC
9 4 (4.26%) SOC 2
10 2 (2.13%) ISO 31000
10 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 17025
10 2 (2.13%) PSD2
11 1 (1.06%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (1.06%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.06%) Ansible
2 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.06%) Nessus
2 1 (1.06%) Rancher
2 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.06%) BT
2 1 (1.06%) Google
2 1 (1.06%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds