Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 178 177
Rank change year-on-year +99 -1 -18
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 252 104 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.95% 1.40% 1.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.42% 11.38% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 230 84 100
Manchester median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% +22.22% -16.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,850 £31,175
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £60,250
North West median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +16.67% -14.29%

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 919 914 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.41% 12.34% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 712 704 756
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 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
Altrincham +35 71 £60,000 +16.50%
Salford -10 9 £48,000 -2.54% 1
Stockport +21 8 £26,500 -49.52% 1
Bolton +17 1 £50,000 +44.93%
Wigan +9 1 £36,000 -27.27%
Oldham - 1 £25,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

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

1 209 (82.94%) Information Security
2 175 (69.44%) CISSP
3 147 (58.33%) Windows
4 144 (57.14%) Linux
5 141 (55.95%) SIEM
6 139 (55.16%) Microsoft
7 133 (52.78%) Penetration Testing
8 113 (44.84%) Management Information System
8 113 (44.84%) GDPR
9 110 (43.65%) PCI DSS
10 101 (40.08%) Finance
11 96 (38.10%) VMware
11 96 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
12 93 (36.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 92 (36.51%) Data Protection
14 89 (35.32%) Business Continuity
15 87 (34.52%) Legal
15 87 (34.52%) Due Diligence
16 86 (34.13%) Security Management
17 84 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
17 84 (33.33%) Network Security
17 84 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
18 83 (32.94%) Cisco
19 82 (32.54%) Incident Management
19 82 (32.54%) CREST Certified
20 81 (32.14%) Risk Management
21 76 (30.16%) SQL
22 74 (29.37%) Active Directory
23 73 (28.97%) Mentoring
24 70 (27.78%) SANS

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 (3.17%) IIS
1 8 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.78%) CMS
3 5 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 66 (26.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.78%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 66 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 84 (33.33%) Network Security
2 69 (27.38%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (4.76%) Firewall
4 10 (3.97%) SAN
5 9 (3.57%) DNS
6 8 (3.17%) DHCP
7 7 (2.78%) Intranet
7 7 (2.78%) VoIP
8 5 (1.98%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.59%) WAN
10 3 (1.19%) Broadband
10 3 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.19%) LAN
11 2 (0.79%) BGP
11 2 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.79%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.79%) OSPF
11 2 (0.79%) Skype
11 2 (0.79%) VPLS
11 2 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.79%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.40%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 101 (40.08%) Finance
2 87 (34.52%) Legal
3 9 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.78%) Marketing
5 6 (2.38%) Law
6 3 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (36.90%) Analyst
2 92 (36.51%) Security Analyst
3 81 (32.14%) Security Manager
4 80 (31.75%) IT Analyst
4 80 (31.75%) IT Security Analyst
5 78 (30.95%) Information Manager
5 78 (30.95%) Information Security Manager
6 69 (27.38%) Senior Analyst
7 68 (26.98%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 68 (26.98%) Senior Security Analyst
8 14 (5.56%) Information Analyst
8 14 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
9 11 (4.37%) Head of Security
10 9 (3.57%) Head of Operations
10 9 (3.57%) Security Engineer
11 7 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
11 7 (2.78%) Applications Support Specialist
11 7 (2.78%) Information Security Engineer
11 7 (2.78%) Support Engineer
11 7 (2.78%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.57%) .NET
2 7 (2.78%) HTML
2 7 (2.78%) XML
3 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (0.79%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.79%) WCF
3 2 (0.79%) WinForms
4 1 (0.40%) OAuth
4 1 (0.40%) OpenID
4 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.40%) REST
4 1 (0.40%) SAML
4 1 (0.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (44.84%) Management Information System
2 67 (26.59%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 20 (7.94%) CESG
4 12 (4.76%) PKI
5 11 (4.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (3.57%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.57%) Replication
7 8 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (3.17%) Smart Meter
8 7 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.98%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.98%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.59%) Social Media
11 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.79%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.79%) Handset
11 2 (0.79%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.79%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 147 (58.33%) Windows
2 144 (57.14%) Linux
3 7 (2.78%) Mac OS X
3 7 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.98%) Unix
4 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.40%) AIX
5 1 (0.40%) CentOS
5 1 (0.40%) Debian
5 1 (0.40%) Fedora
5 1 (0.40%) HPUX
5 1 (0.40%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.40%) SUSE
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (82.94%) Information Security
2 141 (55.95%) SIEM
3 133 (52.78%) Penetration Testing
4 96 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 92 (36.51%) Data Protection
6 89 (35.32%) Business Continuity
7 87 (34.52%) Due Diligence
8 86 (34.13%) Security Management
9 84 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
9 84 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
10 82 (32.54%) Incident Management
11 81 (32.14%) Risk Management
12 73 (28.97%) Mentoring
13 68 (26.98%) Threat Analysis
14 67 (26.59%) Web Development
15 66 (26.19%) OWASP
15 66 (26.19%) Scenario Testing
16 59 (23.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 56 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
18 48 (19.05%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 76 (30.16%) SQL
2 8 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.79%) C#
4 1 (0.40%) C
4 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 175 (69.44%) CISSP
2 82 (32.54%) CREST Certified
3 70 (27.78%) SANS
4 69 (27.38%) Degree
5 65 (25.79%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (22.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 38 (15.08%) CISA
8 37 (14.68%) CISM
9 13 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (4.76%) CRISC
10 12 (4.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 12 (4.76%) Security Cleared
11 9 (3.57%) MCSA
12 8 (3.17%) CCNA
13 7 (2.78%) CISMP
13 7 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (2.78%) MCSE
13 7 (2.78%) SC Cleared
14 6 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
14 6 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (44.84%) GDPR
2 110 (43.65%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 8 (3.17%) COBIT
4 8 (3.17%) SLA
5 7 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
System Software
1 93 (36.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (29.37%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.78%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.19%) vSphere
6 2 (0.79%) XenApp
6 2 (0.79%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) Puppet
2 2 (0.79%) Ansible
2 2 (0.79%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (0.79%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.79%) Nagios
2 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Icinga
3 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 139 (55.16%) Microsoft
2 96 (38.10%) VMware
3 83 (32.94%) Cisco
4 16 (6.35%) Citrix
5 8 (3.17%) Symantec
6 7 (2.78%) Apple
6 7 (2.78%) Ivanti
7 3 (1.19%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.19%) Veeam
8 2 (0.79%) Avaya
8 2 (0.79%) Meraki
8 2 (0.79%) NetApp
8 2 (0.79%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (0.79%) Splunk
8 2 (0.79%) Verint
8 2 (0.79%) Wyse
9 1 (0.40%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.40%) Remedy