The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
England / North West
Rank 179 148 189
Rank change year-on-year -31 +41  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 68 89 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.12% 1.57% 1.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.45% 13.05% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 53 82 55
Median salary £45,000 £54,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +13.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £86,750 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year -13.77% +9.94%  

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 651 682 797
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.69% 12.00% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 494 553 640
Median salary £37,600 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.16% +5.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the North West.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the North West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -46 37 £44,000 -20.00% 7
Merseyside +8 13 £41,792 -27.31% 1
Cheshire -3 9 £50,000 +29.03% 2
Lancashire -2 4 £43,750 -20.45%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 92 (51.69%) Information Security
2 65 (36.52%) CISSP
3 60 (33.71%) CISM
4 57 (32.02%) PCI DSS
5 50 (28.09%) ITIL
6 36 (20.22%) Telecoms
6 36 (20.22%) Degree
7 35 (19.66%) Risk Management
7 35 (19.66%) ISO 9001
8 34 (19.10%) Internet
8 34 (19.10%) Security Management
9 32 (17.98%) Management Information System
9 32 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (17.42%) CISA
11 30 (16.85%) Service Delivery
11 30 (16.85%) Firewall
11 30 (16.85%) Data Security
12 29 (16.29%) Cisco
13 28 (15.73%) VMware
14 27 (15.17%) Microsoft
14 27 (15.17%) Security Cleared
15 26 (14.61%) Incident Management
16 24 (13.48%) Finance
16 24 (13.48%) SQL
17 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
17 23 (12.92%) Network Security
18 22 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
19 21 (11.80%) Information Security Management
19 21 (11.80%) ISMS
19 21 (11.80%) Vulnerability Scanning

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (6.74%) IIS
2 6 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.56%) Zimbra
Applications
1 10 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.37%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.81%) IaaS
5 5 (2.81%) SaaS
6 4 (2.25%) Office 365
6 4 (2.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.10%) Internet
2 30 (16.85%) Firewall
3 23 (12.92%) Network Security
4 16 (8.99%) DNS
5 12 (6.74%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (5.06%) DHCP
6 9 (5.06%) SAN
7 7 (3.93%) NAS
8 6 (3.37%) VoIP
8 6 (3.37%) VPN
9 4 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.25%) LLU
10 3 (1.69%) LAN
10 3 (1.69%) SSL
10 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.69%) WAN
11 2 (1.12%) MPLS
11 2 (1.12%) OSPF
11 2 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.37%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.37%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.56%) GoCD
3 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (20.22%) Telecoms
2 24 (13.48%) Finance
3 14 (7.87%) Banking
4 12 (6.74%) Legal
5 8 (4.49%) Marketing
6 7 (3.93%) Retail
7 5 (2.81%) Law
8 3 (1.69%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (18.54%) Consultant
2 26 (14.61%) Analyst
3 21 (11.80%) Security Manager
4 20 (11.24%) Information Manager
5 19 (10.67%) IT Manager
6 18 (10.11%) Security Officer
6 18 (10.11%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (8.99%) Security Consultant
8 15 (8.43%) Information Security Manager
9 14 (7.87%) Business Analyst
9 14 (7.87%) Senior Business Analyst
10 13 (7.30%) Information Security Consultant
11 12 (6.74%) Administrator
12 11 (6.18%) IT Security Officer
12 11 (6.18%) Security Engineer
13 10 (5.62%) Project Manager
13 10 (5.62%) Senior Consultant
14 9 (5.06%) Information Assurance Consultant
14 9 (5.06%) Information Security Officer
14 9 (5.06%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.81%) .NET
2 4 (2.25%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (2.25%) HTML
2 4 (2.25%) Web Services
3 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.12%) DHTML
3 2 (1.12%) HTML5
3 2 (1.12%) jQuery
3 2 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.56%) LAMP
4 1 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.56%) WCF
4 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.98%) Management Information System
2 18 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.74%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.49%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.12%) iPad
7 2 (1.12%) PMI
8 1 (0.56%) AS400
8 1 (0.56%) CESG
8 1 (0.56%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.56%) iSeries
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
8 1 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.11%) Windows
2 16 (8.99%) Linux
3 10 (5.62%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.81%) Unix
5 3 (1.69%) CentOS
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.56%) Debian
7 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (51.69%) Information Security
2 50 (28.09%) ITIL
3 35 (19.66%) Risk Management
4 34 (19.10%) Security Management
5 32 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (16.85%) Data Security
6 30 (16.85%) Service Delivery
7 26 (14.61%) Incident Management
8 22 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (11.80%) Information Security Management
9 21 (11.80%) ISMS
9 21 (11.80%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 20 (11.24%) Change Management
10 20 (11.24%) Information Assurance
10 20 (11.24%) PRINCE2
11 19 (10.67%) Project Management
11 19 (10.67%) Time Management
12 18 (10.11%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (10.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 18 (10.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.48%) SQL
2 10 (5.62%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.06%) C
4 5 (2.81%) C#
5 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.69%) Perl
5 3 (1.69%) Python
6 2 (1.12%) J#
6 2 (1.12%) PHP
6 2 (1.12%) VB
6 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.12%) VBScript
7 1 (0.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 65 (36.52%) CISSP
2 60 (33.71%) CISM
3 36 (20.22%) Degree
4 31 (17.42%) CISA
5 27 (15.17%) Security Cleared
6 17 (9.55%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (7.87%) ISEB
8 13 (7.30%) SC Cleared
9 12 (6.74%) DV Cleared
9 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (5.06%) CCNP
10 9 (5.06%) CRISC
10 9 (5.06%) IISP
10 9 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (4.49%) MCSA
12 7 (3.93%) CCNA
12 7 (3.93%) MCP
12 7 (3.93%) MCSE
12 7 (3.93%) PCI QSA
13 6 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (32.02%) PCI DSS
2 35 (19.66%) ISO 9001
3 19 (10.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 14 (7.87%) ISO 14001
5 11 (6.18%) COBIT
6 9 (5.06%) ISO22301
7 7 (3.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (1.69%) ISO 9000
9 2 (1.12%) SLA
10 1 (0.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.74%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.37%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.56%) Docker
5 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.56%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.37%) Puppet
1 6 (3.37%) SCOM
2 4 (2.25%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.12%) CSIRT
3 2 (1.12%) Nagios
3 2 (1.12%) Nessus
4 1 (0.56%) Ansible
4 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.56%) Salt
4 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (16.29%) Cisco
2 28 (15.73%) VMware
3 27 (15.17%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.49%) ArcSight
4 8 (4.49%) Splunk
5 6 (3.37%) Citrix
5 6 (3.37%) NetApp
5 6 (3.37%) Palo Alto
6 5 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.25%) Avaya
7 4 (2.25%) SolarWinds
7 4 (2.25%) Symantec
7 4 (2.25%) Veeam
8 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.12%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.12%) HP
9 2 (1.12%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.12%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.12%) Sage
9 2 (1.12%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: Excellent market salary and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 24 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago