Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 66 194
Rank change year-on-year -71 +128 -31
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 98 309 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.85% 4.73% 1.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.53% 33.19% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 71 286 72
Manchester median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.37% -15.93% +13.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,875 £29,325
90th Percentile £100,000 £70,000 £76,250
North West median annual salary £47,000 £48,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.59% -11.36% +16.40%

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 559 931 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.53% 14.25% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 418 758 692
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,925 £29,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,250 £71,175
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
Stockport -2 7 £37,500 +41.51% 1
Bolton -12 5 £42,500 -17.07%
Altrincham -21 3 £42,501 -29.17% 1
Bury - 3 - -
Rochdale - 3 £67,500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 61 (62.24%) Information Security
2 35 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (34.69%) CISSP
4 32 (32.65%) PCI DSS
5 29 (29.59%) NIST
6 28 (28.57%) CISA
6 28 (28.57%) CISM
7 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
8 26 (26.53%) Finance
8 26 (26.53%) GDPR
9 23 (23.47%) Risk Management
9 23 (23.47%) SIEM
10 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
11 19 (19.39%) Active Directory
12 18 (18.37%) Azure
13 17 (17.35%) Firewall
13 17 (17.35%) Security Management
13 17 (17.35%) ITIL
14 16 (16.33%) PaaS
15 15 (15.31%) Data Protection
15 15 (15.31%) ISMS
15 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (14.29%) Retail
16 14 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (13.27%) Degree
17 13 (13.27%) IaaS
17 13 (13.27%) Internal Audit
18 11 (11.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder 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 9 (9.18%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.37%) Azure
2 16 (16.33%) PaaS
3 13 (13.27%) IaaS
4 10 (10.20%) SaaS
5 7 (7.14%) Office 365
6 5 (5.10%) AWS
7 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.02%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 1 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.02%) GitHub
8 1 (1.02%) Serverless
8 1 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) Firewall
2 8 (8.16%) MPLS
3 7 (7.14%) VPN
4 6 (6.12%) Internet
4 6 (6.12%) Network Security
5 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.06%) DNS
6 3 (3.06%) VLAN
7 2 (2.04%) BGP
7 2 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.04%) DHCP
7 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.04%) Junos
7 2 (2.04%) LAN
7 2 (2.04%) WAN
7 2 (2.04%) Wireless
7 2 (2.04%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.02%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.02%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.02%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.04%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (26.53%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Retail
3 9 (9.18%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.10%) Legal
4 5 (5.10%) Marketing
5 4 (4.08%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.02%) Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Digital Economy
7 1 (1.02%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (18.37%) Analyst
2 15 (15.31%) Security Engineer
3 13 (13.27%) Security Analyst
4 12 (12.24%) Security Manager
5 11 (11.22%) Architect
6 10 (10.20%) Consultant
7 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (9.18%) Security Consultant
8 7 (7.14%) Information Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Information Manager
9 6 (6.12%) Information Security Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (6.12%) IT Manager
10 5 (5.10%) IT Director
11 4 (4.08%) Head of Security
11 4 (4.08%) Information Security Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) IT Security Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) IT Security Manager
11 4 (4.08%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.10%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (5.10%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.08%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.06%) PMI
6 2 (2.04%) NHS
6 2 (2.04%) Social Media
7 1 (1.02%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.02%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Linux
2 10 (10.20%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.08%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) Kali Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Unix
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (62.24%) Information Security
2 35 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (23.47%) Risk Management
3 23 (23.47%) SIEM
4 17 (17.35%) ITIL
4 17 (17.35%) Security Management
5 15 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.31%) Data Protection
5 15 (15.31%) ISMS
6 13 (13.27%) Internal Audit
7 11 (11.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.20%) Security Architecture
8 10 (10.20%) Security Operations
9 9 (9.18%) Information Security Management
9 9 (9.18%) Server Hardening
10 8 (8.16%) Patch Management
10 8 (8.16%) Proactive Monitoring
10 8 (8.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.04%) C
1 2 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.02%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (34.69%) CISSP
2 28 (28.57%) CISA
2 28 (28.57%) CISM
3 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (13.27%) Degree
6 10 (10.20%) CRISC
6 10 (10.20%) MCSE
7 8 (8.16%) CCNA
7 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
8 7 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (7.14%) MCSA
8 7 (7.14%) MCTS
8 7 (7.14%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (4.08%) CEH
10 4 (4.08%) GIAC
10 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (3.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (32.65%) PCI DSS
2 29 (29.59%) NIST
3 26 (26.53%) GDPR
4 9 (9.18%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 7 (7.14%) ISO 22301
7 6 (6.12%) ISO 9001
8 5 (5.10%) COBIT
9 4 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (3.06%) NCSC
11 2 (2.04%) COSO
11 2 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (2.04%) ISO 14001
11 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 2 (2.04%) ITGC
11 2 (2.04%) SLA
12 1 (1.02%) Basel II
12 1 (1.02%) HIPAA
System Software
1 19 (19.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.02%) Firmware
4 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.02%) Ansible
2 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.02%) Nessus
2 1 (1.02%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.02%) Nmap
2 1 (1.02%) OpenVAS
2 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.18%) Fortinet
2 9 (9.18%) VMware
3 8 (8.16%) Symantec
4 4 (4.08%) Apple
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco
6 2 (2.04%) AlienVault
6 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.04%) Databricks
6 2 (2.04%) Juniper
6 2 (2.04%) McAfee
6 2 (2.04%) Meraki
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle
6 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.02%) Capita
7 1 (1.02%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.02%) Qualys
7 1 (1.02%) Sonus
7 1 (1.02%) Splunk