Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 193 201
Rank change year-on-year +23 +8 +87
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 551 522 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.91% 1.71% 1.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.05% 13.88% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 422 384 498
South East median annual salary £57,500 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.65% -1.90% -
10th Percentile £32,550 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £89,875 £71,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,923 3,760 4,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.63% 12.30% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,135 3,007 3,585
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,100 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Thames Valley +71 246 £60,000 +9.09% 28
Berkshire +53 158 £62,500 +13.64% 12
Surrey -9 115 £62,500 +19.05% 15
Hampshire -12 111 £45,250 -16.20% 15
Oxfordshire +16 53 £53,750 +53.57% 8
Kent +30 37 £57,500 +48.39% 4
Buckinghamshire +34 35 £45,000 -18.18% 8
West Sussex -7 24 £52,500 +40.00% 6
East Sussex +3 19 £42,500 -35.85% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 347 (62.98%) Information Security
2 229 (41.56%) CISSP
3 190 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
4 171 (31.03%) ITIL
5 160 (29.04%) PCI DSS
6 151 (27.40%) CISM
7 149 (27.04%) Management Information System
8 110 (19.96%) Windows
9 108 (19.60%) Risk Management
10 105 (19.06%) Agile Software Development
11 104 (18.87%) Finance
12 103 (18.69%) GDPR
13 100 (18.15%) Firewall
14 90 (16.33%) Data Protection
15 86 (15.61%) Degree
16 84 (15.25%) Cyber Essentials
17 81 (14.70%) Security Cleared
18 76 (13.79%) OWASP
19 72 (13.07%) CISA
20 70 (12.70%) Project Management
20 70 (12.70%) Security Operations
21 69 (12.52%) Security Management
21 69 (12.52%) Network Security
22 67 (12.16%) Linux
23 66 (11.98%) TOGAF
24 63 (11.43%) SIEM
25 57 (10.34%) SANS
25 57 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
26 55 (9.98%) Microsoft
26 55 (9.98%) COBIT

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 33 (5.99%) IIS
2 15 (2.72%) Apache
3 7 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.54%) CMS
5 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.54%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.36%) Confluence
6 2 (0.36%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.36%) nginx
6 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.27%) Office 365
4 14 (2.54%) SaaS
5 3 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.54%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.36%) npm
7 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (18.15%) Firewall
2 69 (12.52%) Network Security
3 51 (9.26%) TCP/IP
4 48 (8.71%) LAN
5 46 (8.35%) WAN
6 37 (6.72%) VPN
7 23 (4.17%) DNS
8 21 (3.81%) Intrusion Detection
9 20 (3.63%) Broadband
10 16 (2.90%) Internet
10 16 (2.90%) MPLS
11 15 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (2.72%) SAN
12 14 (2.54%) Wireshark
13 11 (2.00%) HTTP
14 10 (1.81%) IPsec
14 10 (1.81%) VLAN
14 10 (1.81%) Wireless
15 9 (1.63%) SSL
15 9 (1.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.36%) Big Data
4 12 (2.18%) Geospatial Data
5 6 (1.09%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.91%) MySQL
6 5 (0.91%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.54%) GIS
9 2 (0.36%) Adabas
10 1 (0.18%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.09%) JIRA
3 4 (0.73%) Hudson
4 3 (0.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.36%) Grunt
5 2 (0.36%) gulp
5 2 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.36%) Subversion
5 2 (0.36%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.36%) webpack
General
1 104 (18.87%) Finance
2 41 (7.44%) Legal
3 38 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.81%) Retail
5 15 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.81%) Banking
6 10 (1.81%) Law
7 8 (1.45%) Marketing
8 7 (1.27%) Electronics
9 4 (0.73%) Games
9 4 (0.73%) Local Government
9 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.54%) Advertising
10 3 (0.54%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 151 (27.40%) Analyst
2 98 (17.79%) Security Analyst
3 72 (13.07%) Consultant
4 60 (10.89%) Security Consultant
5 55 (9.98%) Information Analyst
5 55 (9.98%) Information Security Analyst
6 47 (8.53%) Security Manager
7 44 (7.99%) Architect
8 37 (6.72%) Security Officer
9 36 (6.53%) IT Manager
10 33 (5.99%) SOC Analyst
11 28 (5.08%) Developer
12 27 (4.90%) Security Engineer
13 24 (4.36%) Information Security Officer
14 22 (3.99%) Information Officer
14 22 (3.99%) IT Security Manager
14 22 (3.99%) Senior Analyst
15 21 (3.81%) IT Analyst
15 21 (3.81%) Security Architect
16 20 (3.63%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.99%) .NET
2 27 (4.90%) CSS
3 25 (4.54%) Web Services
4 24 (4.36%) WinForms
5 22 (3.99%) Ajax
6 15 (2.72%) Symfony
7 12 (2.18%) LAMP
7 12 (2.18%) SailPoint
8 11 (2.00%) Laravel
9 8 (1.45%) REST
10 5 (0.91%) HTML
10 5 (0.91%) jQuery
11 4 (0.73%) .NET Framework
11 4 (0.73%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.73%) JSON
11 4 (0.73%) Middleware
11 4 (0.73%) Vue.js
12 3 (0.54%) LDAP
12 3 (0.54%) WCF
13 2 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 149 (27.04%) Management Information System
2 57 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
3 47 (8.53%) Security Operations Centre
4 43 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (7.44%) Data Protection Act
6 34 (6.17%) Computer Science
7 26 (4.72%) PKI
8 24 (4.36%) Driving Licence
9 22 (3.99%) Data Centre
10 15 (2.72%) Public Cloud
11 14 (2.54%) Private Cloud
12 12 (2.18%) Fintech
13 9 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
14 8 (1.45%) Online Banking
15 7 (1.27%) Cyberattack
15 7 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
16 6 (1.09%) Cyber Kill Chain
17 5 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 5 (0.91%) Minimum Viable Product
17 5 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (19.96%) Windows
2 67 (12.16%) Linux
3 18 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.81%) Windows 10
5 9 (1.63%) Android
5 9 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.45%) Unix
7 7 (1.27%) CentOS
7 7 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.91%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (62.98%) Information Security
2 190 (34.48%) Cybersecurity
3 171 (31.03%) ITIL
4 108 (19.60%) Risk Management
5 105 (19.06%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (16.33%) Data Protection
7 76 (13.79%) OWASP
8 70 (12.70%) Project Management
8 70 (12.70%) Security Operations
9 69 (12.52%) Security Management
10 66 (11.98%) TOGAF
11 63 (11.43%) SIEM
12 54 (9.80%) Vulnerability Management
13 52 (9.44%) Security Monitoring
14 51 (9.26%) Incident Management
14 51 (9.26%) Information Security Management
15 50 (9.07%) ISMS
16 47 (8.53%) Problem Management
17 45 (8.17%) Enterprise Architecture
18 44 (7.99%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 31 (5.63%) JavaScript
2 26 (4.72%) SQL
3 22 (3.99%) VB.NET
4 17 (3.09%) PHP
4 17 (3.09%) PowerShell
5 15 (2.72%) Perl
6 14 (2.54%) Python
7 11 (2.00%) C#
8 4 (0.73%) C
9 3 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.36%) Java
10 2 (0.36%) Natural
10 2 (0.36%) RPG
10 2 (0.36%) RPG IV
10 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 229 (41.56%) CISSP
2 151 (27.40%) CISM
3 86 (15.61%) Degree
4 81 (14.70%) Security Cleared
5 72 (13.07%) CISA
6 57 (10.34%) SANS
7 53 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (9.26%) CEH
9 42 (7.62%) SSCP
10 31 (5.63%) SC Cleared
11 30 (5.44%) CRISC
12 26 (4.72%) CESG Certified Professional
13 23 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (3.99%) CCNA
14 22 (3.99%) TOGAF Certification
15 19 (3.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 19 (3.45%) CREST Certified
16 16 (2.90%) CCSP
17 15 (2.72%) CCNP
17 15 (2.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (29.04%) PCI DSS
2 103 (18.69%) GDPR
3 84 (15.25%) Cyber Essentials
4 55 (9.98%) COBIT
5 50 (9.07%) ISO 9001
6 36 (6.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 26 (4.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 23 (4.17%) ISO 14001
9 18 (3.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 18 (3.27%) SLA
10 15 (2.72%) QA
11 9 (1.63%) RMADS
12 8 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 8 (1.45%) ISO 22301
13 7 (1.27%) NIST 800
13 7 (1.27%) PMO
13 7 (1.27%) PSD2
14 6 (1.09%) ISAE 3402
14 6 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 3 (0.54%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.81%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.91%) VMware NSX
5 3 (0.54%) Snort
6 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.36%) KVM
6 2 (0.36%) NFS
7 1 (0.18%) Docker
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (6.90%) Nessus
2 16 (2.90%) QRadar
3 13 (2.36%) OpenVAS
4 12 (2.18%) Core Impact
4 12 (2.18%) Nexpose
5 7 (1.27%) Nmap
6 5 (0.91%) Nagios
6 5 (0.91%) SCOM
6 5 (0.91%) SCSM
7 4 (0.73%) CSIRT
8 3 (0.54%) RSA Security Analytics
9 2 (0.36%) Ansible
9 2 (0.36%) CASB
9 2 (0.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.36%) PowerBroker
9 2 (0.36%) Puppet
9 2 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.18%) OSSEC
10 1 (0.18%) SCCM
10 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (9.98%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.72%) Cisco
3 33 (5.99%) VMware
4 27 (4.90%) Oracle
5 24 (4.36%) Qualys
5 24 (4.36%) SolarWinds
6 23 (4.17%) Juniper
6 23 (4.17%) Splunk
7 13 (2.36%) ArcSight
8 12 (2.18%) AlienVault
8 12 (2.18%) LogRhythm
8 12 (2.18%) SAP
9 11 (2.00%) Aveksa
9 11 (2.00%) Bomgar
9 11 (2.00%) CyberArk
10 10 (1.81%) Palo Alto
11 9 (1.63%) HP
12 8 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
12 8 (1.45%) F5
12 8 (1.45%) Sony