Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 39 45
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 +16
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 31 10 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.04% 3.17% 4.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.35% 31.25% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% +57.14% -22.22%
UK median annual salary £57,585 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.03% +9.09% -4.35%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 216 32 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 28.16% 10.16% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 97 19 42
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,875 £27,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -22.22%
75th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £50,313
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,500 £61,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,286 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.32% +8.57% -

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Northern Ireland

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Northern Ireland

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Northern Ireland

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 28 November 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
County Armagh - 25 - -
County Londonderry - 4 £65,000 -
County Antrim -48 2 £41,750 -24.09% 3
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 29 (93.55%) Social Skills
2 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (80.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (80.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 25 (80.65%) Facilities Management
2 25 (80.65%) Public Sector
3 5 (16.13%) SOC 2
3 5 (16.13%) Information Security
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
4 4 (12.90%) GCIA
4 4 (12.90%) GSEC
4 4 (12.90%) GCIH
4 4 (12.90%) Data Security
4 4 (12.90%) Back Office
4 4 (12.90%) SOC 3
4 4 (12.90%) SOC 1
4 4 (12.90%) SANS
4 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (12.90%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (3.23%) GDPR
6 1 (3.23%) NIST
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) Finance
6 1 (3.23%) CISSP

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft Office
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
General
1 29 (93.55%) Social Skills
2 25 (80.65%) Public Sector
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
4 4 (12.90%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Security Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Information Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Analyst
3 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
3 1 (3.23%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Facilities Management
2 5 (16.13%) Information Security
3 4 (12.90%) Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) Data Security
3 4 (12.90%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) GCIA
1 4 (12.90%) GCIH
1 4 (12.90%) GSEC
1 4 (12.90%) SANS
2 1 (3.23%) CISA
2 1 (3.23%) CISM
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SOC 2
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (12.90%) SOC 1
2 4 (12.90%) SOC 3
3 1 (3.23%) GDPR
3 1 (3.23%) NIST
3 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow