Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 145 158
Rank change year-on-year -40 +13 +38
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 43 66 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.76% 1.29% 1.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.88% 11.79% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 75
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +16.88%
10th Percentile £31,750 £39,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £67,500 £58,700
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 484 560 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.58% 10.93% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 312 343 534
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,183 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.75% +5.46% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -28 27 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Lothian - 7 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow -19 5 £44,750 -10.50%
Stirling - 2 £80,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) Windows
3 21 (48.84%) ISO 9001
3 21 (48.84%) Finance
3 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (46.51%) VMware
4 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
5 19 (44.19%) SCCM
6 17 (39.53%) GDPR
7 16 (37.21%) Windows 10
8 15 (34.88%) SCOM
8 15 (34.88%) Legal
9 13 (30.23%) Mimecast
9 13 (30.23%) iManage
10 12 (27.91%) Information Security
10 12 (27.91%) Practice Management
10 12 (27.91%) Document Management
11 11 (25.58%) IP Telephony
12 10 (23.26%) Project Management
12 10 (23.26%) ITIL
12 10 (23.26%) MobileIron
13 9 (20.93%) SQL
13 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
14 8 (18.60%) SLA
15 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
16 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
17 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
17 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
17 5 (11.63%) Banking

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring 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 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) IP Telephony
2 4 (9.30%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQLBase
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Legal
3 5 (11.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) IT Manager
2 12 (27.91%) Project Manager
3 11 (25.58%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (18.60%) Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.63%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Security Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Security Compliance Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Manager
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) SQL Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.65%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) CESG
2 2 (4.65%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (37.21%) Windows 10
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Document Management
1 12 (27.91%) Information Security
1 12 (27.91%) Practice Management
2 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Project Management
3 9 (20.93%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.63%) Service Management
5 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.98%) BCP
6 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.98%) ISMS
6 3 (6.98%) Security Management
6 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
6 3 (6.98%) Validation
7 2 (4.65%) Cash Management
7 2 (4.65%) Information Assurance
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.98%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) CISM
1 5 (11.63%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) CEH
2 2 (4.65%) CLAS
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.33%) CISA
3 1 (2.33%) CRISC
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) GCIH
3 1 (2.33%) GIAC
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) ISO 9001
2 17 (39.53%) GDPR
3 8 (18.60%) SLA
4 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
5 2 (4.65%) COBIT
5 2 (4.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (2.33%) ISO 22301
6 1 (2.33%) PMO
6 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (44.19%) SCCM
2 15 (34.88%) SCOM
3 3 (6.98%) Nagios
4 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) iManage
4 10 (23.26%) MobileIron
5 3 (6.98%) F5
5 3 (6.98%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) IBM