Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 170 110
Rank change year-on-year +69 -60 +74
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 60 102 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.25% 1.54% 2.91%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.07% 12.41% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 47 92 188
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £39,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £76,562 £62,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 332 822 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.46% 12.44% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 274 568 766
Median annual salary £49,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.11% +19.68%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,102 £62,500
North West median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +20.00%

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 18 September 2020.

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 18 September 2020. 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 +28 2 £53,700 +7.40%
Bolton +24 2 £56,750 +51.33%
Altrincham +16 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 34 (56.67%) PCI DSS
2 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.00%) Information Security
3 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
4 21 (35.00%) Firewall
5 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
5 19 (31.67%) Azure
5 19 (31.67%) NIST
6 18 (30.00%) IaaS
6 18 (30.00%) PaaS
6 18 (30.00%) VPN
7 16 (26.67%) IIS
8 15 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (23.33%) MPLS
10 13 (21.67%) CISSP
11 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
11 12 (20.00%) Data Management
11 12 (20.00%) IT Strategy
12 10 (16.67%) CISA
12 10 (16.67%) CISM
13 9 (15.00%) Finance
13 9 (15.00%) .NET
14 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
15 7 (11.67%) SQL
15 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Management
15 7 (11.67%) Cyber Essentials
15 7 (11.67%) Due Diligence
16 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API

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 16 (26.67%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) Azure
2 18 (30.00%) IaaS
2 18 (30.00%) PaaS
3 3 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) Office 365
4 2 (3.33%) SaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Akamai
5 1 (1.67%) Power Automate
5 1 (1.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) Firewall
2 18 (30.00%) VPN
3 14 (23.33%) MPLS
4 6 (10.00%) Network Security
5 4 (6.67%) BGP
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (6.67%) HTTP
5 4 (6.67%) OSPF
5 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.67%) VXLAN
5 4 (6.67%) Wireless
5 4 (6.67%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.33%) LAN
6 2 (3.33%) SAN
6 2 (3.33%) VoIP
6 2 (3.33%) WAN
7 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.67%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Games
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
2 3 (5.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Local Government
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Architect
1 16 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Information Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Security Manager
4 6 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Information Officer
5 5 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (8.33%) Security Officer
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 6 (10.00%) CSS
2 6 (10.00%) HTML
2 6 (10.00%) HTML5
2 6 (10.00%) jQuery
2 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (10.00%) WCF
3 4 (6.67%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (10.00%) Social Media
2 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.00%) Life Science
4 2 (3.33%) Cyberattack
4 2 (3.33%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Information Security
2 15 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (20.00%) Data Management
3 12 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 7 (11.67%) Due Diligence
5 7 (11.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (10.00%) Data Privacy
6 6 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 6 (10.00%) ISMS
6 6 (10.00%) Kanban
6 6 (10.00%) MVC
6 6 (10.00%) OO
6 6 (10.00%) OOP
6 6 (10.00%) Workflow
7 5 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (8.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) C#
2 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) CISSP
2 10 (16.67%) CISA
2 10 (16.67%) CISM
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.67%) CCNA
4 4 (6.67%) CRISC
4 4 (6.67%) GIAC
4 4 (6.67%) MCSA
4 4 (6.67%) MCSE
4 4 (6.67%) MCTS
4 4 (6.67%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (5.00%) CSSLP
5 3 (5.00%) SANS
6 2 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (3.33%) Degree
7 1 (1.67%) CEH
7 1 (1.67%) GSEC
7 1 (1.67%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (56.67%) PCI DSS
2 19 (31.67%) NIST
3 7 (11.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 2 (3.33%) NCSC
4 2 (3.33%) NIST 800
5 1 (1.67%) COBIT
5 1 (1.67%) GDPR
5 1 (1.67%) ISO 31000
5 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Cisco
2 6 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 2 (3.33%) NetApp
4 2 (3.33%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) Databricks