Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 180 145
Rank change year-on-year +117 -35 +27
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 336 123 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.68% 1.56% 2.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.70% 12.60% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 303 103 127
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £30,000 £31,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £76,000 £67,500
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 997 976 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.89% 12.36% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 833 738 740
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.57% +0.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £25,725
90th Percentile £64,750 £67,500 £63,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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
Altrincham +38 111 £60,000 +16.50%
Stockport +19 11 £26,375 -52.05%
Wigan +8 10 £35,500 -
Bolton +17 8 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Bury - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £25,000 -
Salford - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 289 (86.01%) Information Security
2 247 (73.51%) CISSP
3 214 (63.69%) Windows
4 205 (61.01%) Linux
5 201 (59.82%) Microsoft
6 198 (58.93%) SIEM
7 197 (58.63%) Penetration Testing
8 150 (44.64%) Finance
9 146 (43.45%) GDPR
10 142 (42.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 141 (41.96%) PCI DSS
12 140 (41.67%) Management Information System
13 139 (41.37%) Legal
14 135 (40.18%) Network Security
15 132 (39.29%) Business Continuity
15 132 (39.29%) Data Protection
16 131 (38.99%) VMware
17 127 (37.80%) Security Management
18 125 (37.20%) Due Diligence
19 124 (36.90%) CREST Certified
20 122 (36.31%) Vulnerability Management
21 121 (36.01%) VMware Infrastructure
22 120 (35.71%) Risk Analysis
22 120 (35.71%) Incident Management
23 118 (35.12%) Risk Management
24 111 (33.04%) Cisco
25 109 (32.44%) Active Directory
26 108 (32.14%) SQL
27 107 (31.85%) SANS
28 102 (30.36%) Degree

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 12 (3.57%) IIS
2 9 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.08%) CMS
4 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 97 (28.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.08%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 95 (28.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (27.98%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 135 (40.18%) Network Security
2 100 (29.76%) Wi-Fi
3 18 (5.36%) Firewall
4 13 (3.87%) SAN
5 10 (2.98%) DHCP
5 10 (2.98%) DNS
6 8 (2.38%) LAN
6 8 (2.38%) VoIP
6 8 (2.38%) WAN
7 7 (2.08%) Intranet
8 5 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.49%) Wireless
9 4 (1.19%) VPN
10 3 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.89%) MPLS
10 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.60%) DKIM
11 2 (0.60%) DMARC
11 2 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.60%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 150 (44.64%) Finance
2 139 (41.37%) Legal
3 7 (2.08%) Retail
4 6 (1.79%) Marketing
5 4 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.89%) Law
7 2 (0.60%) Automotive
7 2 (0.60%) Back Office
7 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) French Language
8 1 (0.30%) German Language
8 1 (0.30%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 137 (40.77%) Analyst
2 134 (39.88%) Security Analyst
3 127 (37.80%) Security Manager
4 120 (35.71%) Information Manager
4 120 (35.71%) Information Security Manager
5 111 (33.04%) IT Analyst
6 109 (32.44%) IT Security Analyst
7 106 (31.55%) Senior Analyst
7 106 (31.55%) Senior Security Analyst
8 101 (30.06%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 22 (6.55%) Information Analyst
9 22 (6.55%) Information Security Analyst
10 10 (2.98%) Security Engineer
11 9 (2.68%) IT Manager
12 8 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (2.08%) Applications Specialist
13 7 (2.08%) Applications Support
13 7 (2.08%) Applications Support Specialist
13 7 (2.08%) Head of Security
13 7 (2.08%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.08%) .NET
1 7 (2.08%) HTML
1 7 (2.08%) XML
2 2 (0.60%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.60%) OAuth
2 2 (0.60%) SAML
2 2 (0.60%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 140 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 98 (29.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 23 (6.85%) CESG
4 11 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.68%) Replication
6 8 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.49%) Clustering
7 5 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.49%) PKI
8 4 (1.19%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.60%) Fintech
10 2 (0.60%) Handset
10 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.60%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 214 (63.69%) Windows
2 205 (61.01%) Linux
3 16 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.89%) Unix
6 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (86.01%) Information Security
2 198 (58.93%) SIEM
3 197 (58.63%) Penetration Testing
4 142 (42.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 132 (39.29%) Business Continuity
5 132 (39.29%) Data Protection
6 127 (37.80%) Security Management
7 125 (37.20%) Due Diligence
8 122 (36.31%) Vulnerability Management
9 120 (35.71%) Incident Management
9 120 (35.71%) Risk Analysis
10 118 (35.12%) Risk Management
11 99 (29.46%) Web Development
12 98 (29.17%) Mentoring
13 97 (28.87%) Threat Analysis
14 96 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
15 91 (27.08%) OWASP
15 91 (27.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 88 (26.19%) Data Loss Prevention
17 63 (18.75%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 108 (32.14%) SQL
2 8 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 247 (73.51%) CISSP
2 124 (36.90%) CREST Certified
3 107 (31.85%) SANS
4 102 (30.36%) Degree
5 89 (26.49%) Cisco Certification
6 88 (26.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 43 (12.80%) CISA
8 22 (6.55%) CISM
9 7 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.79%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (1.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 4 (1.19%) CRISC
11 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.89%) CEH
12 3 (0.89%) MCITP
12 3 (0.89%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.60%) CISMP
13 2 (0.60%) GCIA
13 2 (0.60%) GIAC
13 2 (0.60%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (43.45%) GDPR
2 141 (41.96%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.98%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (2.08%) ISO 22301
5 7 (2.08%) SLA
6 5 (1.49%) COBIT
6 5 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.60%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 121 (36.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 109 (32.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.79%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.89%) vSphere
5 2 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.60%) XenApp
5 2 (0.60%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.79%) Nagios
2 4 (1.19%) Puppet
3 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.60%) Ansible
4 2 (0.60%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 2 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.60%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.30%) Icinga
5 1 (0.30%) WSUS
5 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 201 (59.82%) Microsoft
2 131 (38.99%) VMware
3 111 (33.04%) Cisco
4 18 (5.36%) Citrix
5 6 (1.79%) Apple
5 6 (1.79%) HP
5 6 (1.79%) Ivanti
6 5 (1.49%) Dell
6 5 (1.49%) IBM
6 5 (1.49%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (1.49%) SolarWinds
6 5 (1.49%) Symantec
6 5 (1.49%) Veeam
7 3 (0.89%) Avaya
7 3 (0.89%) Splunk
8 2 (0.60%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.60%) Darktrace
8 2 (0.60%) Juniper
8 2 (0.60%) Verint
8 2 (0.60%) Wyse