Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO/IEC 27001
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 213 191 232
Rank change year-on-year -22 +41 -63
Permanent jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 397 512 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.51% 1.69% 1.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.65% 12.78% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 297 377 353
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,000 £34,750 £33,800
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% - -

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 3,729 4,006 3,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.16% 13.23% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,837 3,154 2,752
South East median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,200 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -3.31%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 -5 177 £52,500 +5.00%
Berkshire -16 106 £55,000 -
Surrey +10 84 £60,000 - 3
Hampshire +8 78 £55,000 +10.00%
Oxfordshire +45 35 £58,750 +6.82%
Buckinghamshire +16 35 £42,500 -5.56%
East Sussex +10 28 £31,000 -46.09%
West Sussex -5 22 £61,250 +18.93%
Kent -12 12 £35,000 -40.43%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 201 (50.63%) Information Security
2 152 (38.29%) ITIL
3 145 (36.52%) CISSP
4 136 (34.26%) Cybersecurity
5 117 (29.47%) Management Information System
6 109 (27.46%) Degree
7 108 (27.20%) Firewall
8 105 (26.45%) CISM
9 102 (25.69%) Windows
10 90 (22.67%) Risk Management
10 90 (22.67%) Security Cleared
11 89 (22.42%) PCI DSS
12 84 (21.16%) GDPR
13 82 (20.65%) Cisco
14 78 (19.65%) ISO 9001
14 78 (19.65%) SIEM
15 75 (18.89%) Network Security
15 75 (18.89%) Microsoft
16 72 (18.14%) NIST
17 71 (17.88%) Cyber Essentials
18 66 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
18 66 (16.62%) VMware
19 65 (16.37%) SC Cleared
19 65 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
19 65 (16.37%) Data Centre
20 63 (15.87%) Data Protection
21 60 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
22 59 (14.86%) TOGAF
23 58 (14.61%) Business Continuity
24 56 (14.11%) Active Directory

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 14 (3.53%) IIS
2 7 (1.76%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.26%) Apache
3 5 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.76%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.76%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (5.04%) MS Visio
2 11 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 65 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (12.09%) Office 365
3 39 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.76%) IaaS
5 7 (1.76%) PaaS
6 5 (1.26%) SaaS
7 4 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.50%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.25%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 108 (27.20%) Firewall
2 75 (18.89%) Network Security
3 44 (11.08%) TCP/IP
4 34 (8.56%) WAN
5 29 (7.30%) LAN
6 28 (7.05%) BIG-IP
7 26 (6.55%) IP Telephony
7 26 (6.55%) Remote Desktop
8 22 (5.54%) DNS
9 9 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (2.27%) Wireless
10 8 (2.02%) SAN
10 8 (2.02%) VLAN
10 8 (2.02%) VPN
11 6 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.51%) DHCP
12 5 (1.26%) Internet
12 5 (1.26%) Wireshark
13 4 (1.01%) VoIP
14 3 (0.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.76%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.26%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.01%) MySQL
5 3 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (0.25%) Big Data
7 1 (0.25%) Power BI
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (2.52%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.76%) JIRA
2 7 (1.76%) SonarQube
3 5 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.76%) IDA Disassembler
5 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.50%) Selenium
5 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.25%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.25%) JMeter
6 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (12.09%) Finance
2 27 (6.80%) Electronics
3 14 (3.53%) Legal
4 10 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.02%) Military
6 7 (1.76%) Back Office
6 7 (1.76%) Retail
7 5 (1.26%) Law
8 3 (0.76%) Banking
8 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (21.91%) Consultant
2 81 (20.40%) Security Consultant
3 59 (14.86%) Security Manager
4 45 (11.34%) Analyst
5 40 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (8.82%) Security Analyst
7 33 (8.31%) Security Engineer
8 32 (8.06%) Information Manager
8 32 (8.06%) Information Security Manager
9 29 (7.30%) Security Officer
10 27 (6.80%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 26 (6.55%) IT Security Officer
12 25 (6.30%) Architect
13 23 (5.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (5.29%) Data Manager
14 21 (5.29%) IT Manager
15 20 (5.04%) Information Security Consultant
15 20 (5.04%) Solutions Consultant
16 19 (4.79%) Security Architect
17 17 (4.28%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.27%) Web Services
2 10 (2.52%) .NET
3 7 (1.76%) .NET Framework
3 7 (1.76%) CSS
4 5 (1.26%) Entity Framework
4 5 (1.26%) HTML
4 5 (1.26%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (1.26%) React
5 4 (1.01%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.01%) JSON
5 4 (1.01%) LAMP
5 4 (1.01%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (1.01%) REST
5 4 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (1.01%) Vue.js
6 3 (0.76%) Ajax
6 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (0.76%) LESS
6 3 (0.76%) OLE
6 3 (0.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 117 (29.47%) Management Information System
2 65 (16.37%) Data Centre
3 35 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
4 30 (7.56%) PKI
5 26 (6.55%) Driving Licence
6 24 (6.05%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (3.53%) NHS
9 13 (3.27%) Security Operations Centre
10 12 (3.02%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.76%) CMDB
13 3 (0.76%) Cyber Defence
13 3 (0.76%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 3 (0.76%) Cyberattack
14 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.50%) LIMS
14 2 (0.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 102 (25.69%) Windows
2 55 (13.85%) Windows Server
3 40 (10.08%) Linux
4 13 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.76%) Solaris
7 6 (1.51%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.26%) Unix
9 4 (1.01%) CentOS
9 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.50%) Android
12 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (50.63%) Information Security
2 152 (38.29%) ITIL
3 136 (34.26%) Cybersecurity
4 90 (22.67%) Risk Management
5 78 (19.65%) SIEM
6 66 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
7 63 (15.87%) Data Protection
8 60 (15.11%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (14.86%) TOGAF
10 58 (14.61%) Business Continuity
11 55 (13.85%) Security Management
12 50 (12.59%) Penetration Testing
13 48 (12.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 45 (11.34%) Project Management
15 44 (11.08%) Information Assurance
16 42 (10.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 41 (10.33%) Enterprise Architecture
17 41 (10.33%) Security Architecture
17 41 (10.33%) Security Testing
18 40 (10.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 39 (9.82%) PowerShell
2 30 (7.56%) SQL
3 12 (3.02%) C#
4 11 (2.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.76%) Java
6 5 (1.26%) Python
7 4 (1.01%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.76%) C
8 3 (0.76%) PHP
9 2 (0.50%) Perl
9 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.50%) VBA
10 1 (0.25%) Ruby
10 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 145 (36.52%) CISSP
2 109 (27.46%) Degree
3 105 (26.45%) CISM
4 90 (22.67%) Security Cleared
5 65 (16.37%) SC Cleared
6 55 (13.85%) CISA
7 54 (13.60%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (8.56%) MCSE
10 32 (8.06%) MCSA
11 25 (6.30%) CCNP
11 25 (6.30%) Master's Degree
12 23 (5.79%) CCNA
13 20 (5.04%) CEH
14 17 (4.28%) CREST Certified
15 13 (3.27%) CESG Certified Professional
15 13 (3.27%) SANS
16 12 (3.02%) GIAC
16 12 (3.02%) IISP
16 12 (3.02%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (22.42%) PCI DSS
2 84 (21.16%) GDPR
3 78 (19.65%) ISO 9001
4 72 (18.14%) NIST
5 71 (17.88%) Cyber Essentials
6 47 (11.84%) ISO 22301
7 43 (10.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 41 (10.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 36 (9.07%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 28 (7.05%) PMO
11 25 (6.30%) COBIT
12 23 (5.79%) RMADS
13 18 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 18 (4.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 16 (4.03%) SLA
15 12 (3.02%) NCSC
16 10 (2.52%) JSP 440
17 9 (2.27%) ISO 14001
17 9 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
18 8 (2.02%) COSO
System Software
1 56 (14.11%) Active Directory
2 42 (10.58%) Hyper-V
3 26 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (1.76%) ISA Server
5 7 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.26%) vSphere
7 4 (1.01%) Docker
7 4 (1.01%) iptables
7 4 (1.01%) Squid
8 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.76%) Snort
8 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.76%) XenApp
9 2 (0.50%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (8.31%) SCCM
2 31 (7.81%) SCVMM
3 26 (6.55%) Nessus
4 12 (3.02%) IBM Guardium
5 7 (1.76%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 6 (1.51%) Nagios
7 5 (1.26%) OSSEC
8 4 (1.01%) QRadar
8 4 (1.01%) SELinux
8 4 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.76%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.76%) Puppet
9 3 (0.76%) SCOM
9 3 (0.76%) SCSM
10 2 (0.50%) Ansible
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (20.65%) Cisco
2 75 (18.89%) Microsoft
3 66 (16.62%) VMware
4 29 (7.30%) F5
5 28 (7.05%) HP
6 26 (6.55%) Aruba
6 26 (6.55%) Mitel
7 20 (5.04%) Brocade
7 20 (5.04%) Fortinet
7 20 (5.04%) Huawei
7 20 (5.04%) Meraki
7 20 (5.04%) Qualys
7 20 (5.04%) Ruckus Wireless
8 18 (4.53%) Splunk
9 15 (3.78%) ArcSight
10 13 (3.27%) Barracuda Networks
11 12 (3.02%) Citrix
11 12 (3.02%) IBM
11 12 (3.02%) McAfee
11 12 (3.02%) Tripwire