The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK / Scotland
Rank 120 113 104
Rank change year-on-year -7 -9  
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 21 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 1.77% 1.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.81% 13.37% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 33
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £43,300 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 214 389 446
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 9.31% 13.24% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 127 243 253
Median salary £37,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,150 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Scotland

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Scotland

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
Edinburgh -11 13 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Glasgow +8 4 £35,000 -19.54%
West Lothian - 3 £26,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £65,000 -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 26 (63.41%) CISSP
2 22 (53.66%) CISM
3 18 (43.90%) Information Security
4 17 (41.46%) Degree
4 17 (41.46%) PCI DSS
5 15 (36.59%) Finance
6 13 (31.71%) Risk Management
7 11 (26.83%) ITIL
8 10 (24.39%) CISA
9 9 (21.95%) Data Protection
9 9 (21.95%) GDPR
10 8 (19.51%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (19.51%) Service Management
10 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (19.51%) Windows
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.07%) Performance Management
11 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (14.63%) OWASP
12 6 (14.63%) SQL
12 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (14.63%) Security Management
13 5 (12.20%) ITSM
13 5 (12.20%) VMware
13 5 (12.20%) IIS
13 5 (12.20%) SLA
13 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
13 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Network Security
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 2 (4.88%) VPN
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQLBase
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Law
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Security Manager
2 10 (24.39%) IT Manager
3 9 (21.95%) Compliance Manager
4 8 (19.51%) IT Security Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Head of Security
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Network Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Head of Information
7 3 (7.32%) Head of Information Security
7 3 (7.32%) Information Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.88%) CCTV
4 1 (2.44%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Information Security
2 13 (31.71%) Risk Management
3 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 9 (21.95%) Data Protection
5 8 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Service Management
6 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (17.07%) Performance Management
7 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (14.63%) OWASP
7 6 (14.63%) Security Management
8 5 (12.20%) ITSM
8 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
9 4 (9.76%) Compliance Management
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (9.76%) Risk and Compliance Management
9 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
9 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) CISSP
2 22 (53.66%) CISM
3 17 (41.46%) Degree
4 10 (24.39%) CISA
5 5 (12.20%) IISP
6 3 (7.32%) PCI QSA
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.88%) MCSE
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) PCI DSS
2 9 (21.95%) GDPR
3 5 (12.20%) COBIT
3 5 (12.20%) SLA
4 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
4 3 (7.32%) PA-DSS
5 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) ArcSight
3 4 (9.76%) Splunk
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix
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