Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 180 143
Rank change year-on-year +26 -37 +47
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 134 134 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.84% 1.63% 1.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.42% 13.43% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 106 115 109
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.41% +35.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,125 £62,500 £76,250
North West median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% - +11.11%

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 929 998 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.74% 12.15% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 742 758 732
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,275 £22,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +3.90%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Stockport +26 22 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Salford +7 11 £46,250 +32.14%
Altrincham - 9 £60,000 - 2
Bolton +2 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cheadle - 2 £25,000 -
Wigan - 2 £49,500 -
Bury - 1 - - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 71 (52.99%) Information Security
2 58 (43.28%) CISSP
3 48 (35.82%) PCI DSS
4 45 (33.58%) Windows
5 36 (26.87%) ITIL
6 34 (25.37%) Linux
7 32 (23.88%) Degree
7 32 (23.88%) Microsoft
8 29 (21.64%) VMware
9 28 (20.90%) Active Directory
10 27 (20.15%) Finance
11 26 (19.40%) Legal
11 26 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (19.40%) GDPR
12 25 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (17.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (17.16%) SAN
14 22 (16.42%) CISA
14 22 (16.42%) Risk Management
14 22 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (16.42%) Network Security
14 22 (16.42%) Self-Motivation
14 22 (16.42%) DevOps
14 22 (16.42%) Mentoring
15 21 (15.67%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (15.67%) CISM
15 21 (15.67%) Citrix
16 20 (14.93%) Management Information System
16 20 (14.93%) Business Continuity
16 20 (14.93%) Data Protection

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 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.24%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (8.96%) Office 365
4 10 (7.46%) IaaS
5 8 (5.97%) PaaS
6 7 (5.22%) GitHub
7 3 (2.24%) OneDrive
7 3 (2.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.16%) SAN
2 22 (16.42%) Network Security
3 17 (12.69%) Firewall
4 9 (6.72%) VoIP
5 7 (5.22%) DNS
5 7 (5.22%) NAS
6 6 (4.48%) SSL
7 5 (3.73%) LAN
7 5 (3.73%) VPN
7 5 (3.73%) WAN
7 5 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.99%) Internet
8 4 (2.99%) Wireless
9 3 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.24%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.24%) HTTP
9 3 (2.24%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.24%) SMTP
9 3 (2.24%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.49%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.21%) MySQL
2 6 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (3.73%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.75%) EDMS
4 1 (0.75%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Subversion
General
1 27 (20.15%) Finance
2 26 (19.40%) Legal
3 8 (5.97%) Marketing
4 6 (4.48%) Automotive
4 6 (4.48%) Retail
5 5 (3.73%) French Language
5 5 (3.73%) German Language
5 5 (3.73%) Japanese Language
5 5 (3.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.99%) Front Office
7 3 (2.24%) Law
7 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.49%) Back Office
8 2 (1.49%) Local Government
8 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (24.63%) Security Manager
2 24 (17.91%) Information Manager
2 24 (17.91%) Information Security Manager
3 21 (15.67%) Analyst
4 17 (12.69%) IT Manager
5 13 (9.70%) Security Analyst
6 12 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (8.21%) Security Specialist
8 10 (7.46%) Information Security Specialist
8 10 (7.46%) Information Specialist
9 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) Information Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) IT Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) IT Security Manager
11 6 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Security Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Senior DevOps
11 6 (4.48%) Senior Security Analyst
12 5 (3.73%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) .NET
2 5 (3.73%) .NET Framework
2 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.49%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.49%) OAuth
3 2 (1.49%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.42%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (14.93%) Management Information System
3 19 (14.18%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.73%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.73%) Life Science
5 5 (3.73%) LIMS
5 5 (3.73%) User Experience
6 4 (2.99%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.99%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.24%) CESG
7 3 (2.24%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 3 (2.24%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.24%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.49%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.58%) Windows
2 34 (25.37%) Linux
3 16 (11.94%) Windows Server
4 12 (8.96%) Mac OS X
5 8 (5.97%) CentOS
5 8 (5.97%) Debian
6 7 (5.22%) Unix
7 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.24%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.99%) Information Security
2 36 (26.87%) ITIL
3 26 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (16.42%) DevOps
5 22 (16.42%) Mentoring
5 22 (16.42%) Risk Management
6 21 (15.67%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (14.93%) Business Continuity
7 20 (14.93%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (14.93%) Data Protection
7 20 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (13.43%) SIEM
9 17 (12.69%) Incident Management
9 17 (12.69%) Security Management
10 16 (11.94%) Scrum
11 12 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (8.96%) Data Security
11 12 (8.96%) Service Management
11 12 (8.96%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.45%) SQL
2 7 (5.22%) Perl
2 7 (5.22%) PHP
2 7 (5.22%) Python
2 7 (5.22%) Ruby
2 7 (5.22%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.73%) C#
3 5 (3.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (43.28%) CISSP
2 32 (23.88%) Degree
3 22 (16.42%) CISA
4 21 (15.67%) CISM
5 9 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (5.97%) CREST Certified
6 8 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (5.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 7 (5.22%) MCITP
7 7 (5.22%) MCTS
7 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.48%) CRISC
8 6 (4.48%) MCSE
8 6 (4.48%) SANS
9 5 (3.73%) MCSA
10 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.24%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (1.49%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (1.49%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (35.82%) PCI DSS
2 26 (19.40%) GDPR
3 18 (13.43%) ISO 9001
4 11 (8.21%) COBIT
5 8 (5.97%) SLA
6 7 (5.22%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (5.22%) ISO 22301
7 5 (3.73%) Data Quality
8 4 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (2.24%) ISO 14001
9 3 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.75%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.75%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 28 (20.90%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.21%) Terminal Services
4 7 (5.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.75%) NFS
5 1 (0.75%) UAG
5 1 (0.75%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) Ansible
1 7 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.22%) Puppet
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.49%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.75%) SCCM
4 1 (0.75%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 29 (21.64%) VMware
3 21 (15.67%) Citrix
4 18 (13.43%) Cisco
5 7 (5.22%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.48%) Apple
6 6 (4.48%) Ivanti
7 5 (3.73%) Oracle
8 3 (2.24%) Forcepoint
8 3 (2.24%) Meraki
9 2 (1.49%) Juniper
9 2 (1.49%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (1.49%) SAP
9 2 (1.49%) Sun
9 2 (1.49%) Veeam
10 1 (0.75%) CA
10 1 (0.75%) Capita
10 1 (0.75%) HP
10 1 (0.75%) Kofax
10 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds