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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 133 165
Rank change year-on-year -18 +32  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 127 98 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.86% 1.74% 1.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.41% 14.80% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 101 89 87
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,833 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +13.33%  

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 774 662 801
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 11.34% 11.76% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 554 542 647
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £26,975
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,700 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -1 88 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Cheshire -22 30 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Lancashire +7 7 £45,000 +18.42% 3
Merseyside -4 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 117 (59.39%) Information Security
2 71 (36.04%) CISM
3 69 (35.03%) CISSP
3 69 (35.03%) PCI DSS
4 52 (26.40%) CISA
5 32 (16.24%) Data Protection
6 31 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
7 29 (14.72%) Finance
7 29 (14.72%) Internet
7 29 (14.72%) Cybersecurity
8 28 (14.21%) Risk Management
9 26 (13.20%) ITIL
10 25 (12.69%) Microsoft
10 25 (12.69%) ISO 9001
10 25 (12.69%) Service Delivery
10 25 (12.69%) Firewall
10 25 (12.69%) Management Information System
11 23 (11.68%) Security Management
11 23 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (11.68%) CRISC
11 23 (11.68%) ISMS
11 23 (11.68%) GDPR
12 21 (10.66%) Degree
13 20 (10.15%) VMware
13 20 (10.15%) Windows
14 19 (9.64%) Cisco
14 19 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (9.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 18 (9.14%) Telecoms
16 17 (8.63%) SQL

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring 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 6 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.52%) CMS
3 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.52%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.02%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.58%) Office 365
1 11 (5.58%) SaaS
2 10 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.03%) IaaS
5 2 (1.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.72%) Internet
2 25 (12.69%) Firewall
3 13 (6.60%) DNS
4 10 (5.08%) DHCP
4 10 (5.08%) Network Security
5 9 (4.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (4.57%) VoIP
6 8 (4.06%) LAN
6 8 (4.06%) WAN
7 7 (3.55%) MPLS
7 7 (3.55%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.54%) VPN
9 3 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.52%) SSL
10 2 (1.02%) OSPF
10 2 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.02%) SAN
11 1 (0.51%) DMZ
11 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.03%) MySQL
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.02%) Big Data
5 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.02%) Power BI
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.51%) GIS
6 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) GoCD
General
1 29 (14.72%) Finance
2 18 (9.14%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.60%) Legal
4 12 (6.09%) Retail
5 10 (5.08%) Banking
6 7 (3.55%) Marketing
7 5 (2.54%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.54%) Games
8 3 (1.52%) Advertising
8 3 (1.52%) Billing
8 3 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.52%) Law
8 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Electronics
10 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (22.34%) Analyst
2 33 (16.75%) Security Manager
3 28 (14.21%) Security Analyst
4 23 (11.68%) Information Security Manager
5 19 (9.64%) Information Manager
6 17 (8.63%) Consultant
7 16 (8.12%) IT Manager
8 15 (7.61%) Information Analyst
8 15 (7.61%) Information Security Analyst
9 14 (7.11%) Business Manager
9 14 (7.11%) Development Manager
9 14 (7.11%) Security Consultant
10 13 (6.60%) Business Analyst
11 12 (6.09%) Business Development Manager
11 12 (6.09%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (5.58%) IT Security Officer
12 11 (5.58%) Security Officer
13 10 (5.08%) CISSP Manager
13 10 (5.08%) Head of Security
13 10 (5.08%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.58%) .NET
2 8 (4.06%) HTML
3 6 (3.05%) jQuery
3 6 (3.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (3.05%) Web Services
4 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.52%) CSS
4 3 (1.52%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.52%) HTML5
5 2 (1.02%) DHTML
6 1 (0.51%) LAMP
6 1 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.69%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.57%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.57%) Internet of Things
4 7 (3.55%) Smart Meter
5 6 (3.05%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.54%) CESG
6 5 (2.54%) Smart Energy
7 3 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.52%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.52%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.02%) Contactless
8 2 (1.02%) iPad
8 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.02%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.02%) Social Media
9 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.15%) Windows
2 11 (5.58%) Unix
3 8 (4.06%) Linux
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.02%) CentOS
6 1 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.51%) Debian
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (59.39%) Information Security
2 32 (16.24%) Data Protection
3 31 (15.74%) Penetration Testing
4 29 (14.72%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (14.21%) Risk Management
6 26 (13.20%) ITIL
7 25 (12.69%) Service Delivery
8 23 (11.68%) ISMS
8 23 (11.68%) Security Management
8 23 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (9.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 17 (8.63%) IT Strategy
10 17 (8.63%) Project Management
11 16 (8.12%) Business Analysis
12 15 (7.61%) Information Assurance
12 15 (7.61%) Information Security Management
12 15 (7.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 14 (7.11%) Coaching
13 14 (7.11%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.63%) SQL
2 10 (5.08%) C#
3 5 (2.54%) Bash Shell
3 5 (2.54%) Perl
3 5 (2.54%) Python
4 4 (2.03%) PHP
5 3 (1.52%) Java
5 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.02%) C
6 2 (1.02%) J#
6 2 (1.02%) VB
6 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (36.04%) CISM
2 69 (35.03%) CISSP
3 52 (26.40%) CISA
4 23 (11.68%) CRISC
5 21 (10.66%) Degree
6 17 (8.63%) SANS
7 15 (7.61%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 14 (7.11%) CISMP
9 10 (5.08%) Security Cleared
10 9 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (4.06%) MCSA
11 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (3.55%) ISEB
12 7 (3.55%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 5 (2.54%) CCNA
13 5 (2.54%) MCP
13 5 (2.54%) SC Cleared
14 4 (2.03%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.52%) NCDA
15 3 (1.52%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (35.03%) PCI DSS
2 25 (12.69%) ISO 9001
3 23 (11.68%) GDPR
4 14 (7.11%) Cyber Essentials
4 14 (7.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 13 (6.60%) ISO 14001
6 12 (6.09%) SLA
7 11 (5.58%) ISO 22301
8 9 (4.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (2.54%) COBIT
10 4 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (1.52%) Data Quality
11 3 (1.52%) QA
12 2 (1.02%) HIPAA
12 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.60%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.06%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.54%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) Docker
5 1 (0.51%) NFS
5 1 (0.51%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (3.05%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.52%) Puppet
2 3 (1.52%) vCenter Server
2 3 (1.52%) WSUS
3 2 (1.02%) CSIRT
3 2 (1.02%) Nessus
3 2 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (12.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.15%) VMware
3 19 (9.64%) Cisco
4 9 (4.57%) Palo Alto
5 7 (3.55%) NetApp
5 7 (3.55%) Symantec
6 5 (2.54%) SolarWinds
6 5 (2.54%) Veeam
7 4 (2.03%) Avaya
7 4 (2.03%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.52%) HP
8 3 (1.52%) Juniper
8 3 (1.52%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.02%) arcserve
9 2 (1.02%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.02%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.02%) McAfee
9 2 (1.02%) Sage
9 2 (1.02%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-£50k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working, exc pen, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + exc benefits/ pen/ bonus/ flex work
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + flexi working & great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £63000 - £85000 per annum + car, flex working, exc pen/ hol
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + exc benefits/ pen/ flex work
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 33 days, exc pen, bonus, flex/ben
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago