Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > North East
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 94 103
Rank change year-on-year +36 +9 +3
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 30 5 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.67% 0.41% 0.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.44% 3.16% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 8
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,500 £34,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £44,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £49,375
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.86% -14.13%
75th Percentile £63,125 £47,500 £53,125
90th Percentile £65,500 £61,000 £68,875
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -0.90%

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 the North East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 128 158 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.39% 13.11% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 96 134 117
10th Percentile £26,875 £24,788 £22,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
75th Percentile £54,063 £48,750 £52,095
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,310 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the North East

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the North East.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the North East

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the North East over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the North East

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear +30 24 £45,000 +9.09% 8
Durham +15 5 £60,000 -7.69%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 14 (46.67%) Information Security
2 12 (40.00%) Social Skills
3 10 (33.33%) Terraform
3 10 (33.33%) Azure
4 9 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 8 (26.67%) DevOps
5 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) GDPR
6 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 6 (20.00%) Proactive Maintenance
7 6 (20.00%) Internal Audit
7 6 (20.00%) Security Management
7 6 (20.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) ISMS
7 6 (20.00%) AWS
8 5 (16.67%) CISM
9 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 4 (13.33%) CISSP
9 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
9 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft 365
9 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Azure
2 6 (20.00%) AWS
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (10.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (10.00%) IaaS
5 2 (6.67%) GCP
5 2 (6.67%) Google Workspace
5 2 (6.67%) SaaS
5 2 (6.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Security Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) EDI
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) HTML5
2 3 (10.00%) jQuery
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) BYOD
2 3 (10.00%) Cybercrime
2 3 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Information Security
2 9 (30.00%) Software Delivery
3 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
4 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 6 (20.00%) Internal Audit
5 6 (20.00%) ISMS
5 6 (20.00%) Proactive Maintenance
5 6 (20.00%) Security Management
6 4 (13.33%) Due Diligence
6 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.33%) Strategic Roadmap
7 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Groovy
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CISM
2 4 (13.33%) CISSP
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) GDPR
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (10.00%) NCSC
3 3 (10.00%) NIST
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Terraform
2 3 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.67%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.67%) Packer
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Google
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) Sun
2 1 (3.33%) New Relic